Category: Politics

Tribunal denies PDP more time to close case

The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has denied People’s Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar’s request for more time to conclude...

South Africa: Ex-president Zuma corruption case, lawyer rebut

The lawyer for former South African President Jacob Zuma has said that he will “take no further part” in the inquiry that is investigating allegations of...

Ihedioha reinstitutes monthly clean-up exercise

Ihedioha has reinstituted the monthly clean-up exercise in the state, he also reinstituted the monthly Governor’s Prize to be given to the cleanest local government...

Supreme Court dismisses Adeleke’s appeal

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal by candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last governorship election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke....

Why Buhari removed Baru as NNPC GMD

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Thursday threw more light on why President Muhammadu Buhari relieved the present Group Managing Director, Dr....

Osun gov’ship: Supreme Court fixes judgment for July 5

The Supreme Court on Monday fixed July 5 to deliver its judgment on the dispute arising from the September 2018 governorship election in Osun State. The Peoples...

Okorocha thanks INEC for issuing certificate of return

Immediate past Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission for issuing him his certificate of return as the...

Lawan wins senate presidency election

Senator Ahmad Lawan, representing Yobe North, has been elected as Senate President. Lawan defeated Senator Ali-Ndume with 79 votes, out of the total of 107 votes cast....

NJC commends Buhari for accepting Onnoghen’s retirement

The National Judicial Council (NJC)has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for accepting the voluntary retirement of the immediate past Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN),...

APC Picks Omo-Agege As Deputy Speaker Candidate

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the party had held emergency meetings on Saturday and Sunday to arrive at that decision and formally adopted Senator Omo-Agege...