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Francis Alimikhena: Edo APC not planning to impose me

Deputy Senate Chief Whip, Francis Alimikhena, has described as false and untenable, claims that Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is planning to impose candidates for 2019 general election.
National Assembly

National Assembly extends recess by two weeks

The lawmakers who went on annual vacation on July 24 is now to reconvene on Tuesday, October 9.
FILE PHOTO- Nigerian Senate President Bukola Saraki arrives for a news conference at the National Assembly in Abuja, Aug. 8, 2018. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde-File Photo

Osun election: Bukola Saraki asks Ademola Adeleke to seek redress in court

President of the Senate and Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party’s Presidential Council on Osun State Governorship Election, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has faulted the declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission that the results of the election held on Saturday were inconclusive.

2019: PDP presidential aspirants face screening Monday

Ahead of the Presidential Primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), all its Presidential Aspirants will tomorrow face a 10-man Screening Committee headed by the immediate former Vice President, Arch. Namadi Sambo.

Borno APC guber aspirant picks PDP senatorial form

A former senator and All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant in Borno State, Muhammed Abba-Aji, has dumped the party to run again for the Senate under the flag of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Akwa [email protected]: Udom Emmanuel warns residents against going back to ‘internal slavery’

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has once again appealed to the people of the state to embrace his administration and reject the opposition.

Ali Ndume: Bukola Saraki has no justification to remain Senate president

Sen. Ali Ndume, (APC-Borno South), says that Dr Bukola Saraki, President of the Senate, has no justification to retain the seat, since he has defected to the opposition party.

Ali Ndume: Senate under Bukola Saraki has failed Nigerians

Sen. Ali Ndume, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator representing Borno South in the Senate said the Senate under the leadership of Dr Bukola Saraki had failed Nigerians.

Ali Ndume: Direct primaries good, needs adequate planning

The direct primaries of All Progressives Congress (APC) has been described as good initiative, but could be hampered by the lack of updated membership register and improper planning.
Ali Ndume, senator representing Borno south, has asked Senate President Bukola Saraki to reconvene plenary.

Ali Ndume: Bukola Saraki cannot eat his cake and have it

Sen. Ali Ndume, (APC-Borno South), says that Dr Bukola Saraki, President of the Senate, has no justification to retain the seat, since he has defected to the opposition party.
Senator Ali Ndume

Ali Ndume: PDP lacks credibility, no faction in APC state chapters

Sen. Ali Ndume, has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is not factionalised in any of its state chapters as is being reported.
President Muhammadu Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari under fire over fuel subsidy bill

It's only September but Nigerians are already dreading Christmas. For years, the holiday season has been marred by paralysing fuel shortages, grinding business to a halt.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has called on Senate President Bukola Saraki to stand firm in defence of the country’s democracy and the rule of law.

2019: Nyesom Wike asks Bukola Saraki not to pass INEC budget if Muhammadu Buhari...

Governor Wike also told Saraki and the National Assembly not to pass the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, budget if President Muhammadu Buhari refuses to assent the electoral act.
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Donald Trump attacks credibility of Brett Kavanaugh sex accuser

Donald Trump on Friday ditched his previous caution in the scandal threatening his Supreme Court nominee to attack the credibility of the woman accusing the would-be justice of sexual assault when they were teens.

CACOL: Why Joshua Dariye can’t contest 2019 election

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL), on Friday condemned the call made by the Plateau State branch of the All Progressives Congress, APC, that Joshua Dariye, a convicted criminal, should stand for election in 2019.
Senate President and PDP presidential aspirant Bukola Saraki says Nigeria needs a president that is “mobile, digital and has the capacity to plan for its people”.

Bukola Saraki: I want to rescue Nigerians from Muhammadu Buhari

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has said he was moved to join the presidential race following President Muhammadu Buhari’s failure to perform.
Abiola Ajimobi

Abiola Ajimobi announces Oyo South senatorial bid

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State, on Friday in Ibadan, announced his intention to contest the Oyo South Senatorial seat on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC).
[File] Nigeria's Senate leader, Bukola Saraki, announces that he would stand to become the main opposition candidate in 2019's presidential elections in Abuja, Nigeria, August 30, 2018. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde

Bukola Saraki: Nigeria needs youthful, digital president

The Senate President and presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Bukola Saraki, Thursday maintained that Nigeria was at a crossroads, insisting that only a youthful, courageous and digital president could take Nigeria out of the woods.

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Bauchi APC: Sani Zorro petitions Adams Oshiomhole over primaries

Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Refugees, Sani Zorro, has petitioned the National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomole, over the refusal of the state leadership to conduct direct primaries.
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Aminu Tambuwal: It will be unfortunate for Nigerians to vote Muhammadu Buhari again

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Group enlists 23,000 volunteers to fight malaria in Ebonyi

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