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OSOPADEC autonomy is my priority if elected – Adelami

A governorship aspirant under the platform of the All Progressives Congress in the October 10 election in Ondo...

Edo Saga: Disqualification, suspension, intrigues in APC, PDP’s pending combats

• 14 State Constituencies As Potential Battlegrounds Governor Godwin Obaseki’s entry into the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),...

PDP governors back Obaseki ahead of primary election

A head of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary election scheduled to hold on Thursday in Benin,...

Ekiti APC, Fayose trade words over party chairmanship crisis

Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) and the state’s former Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, have traded words over crisis...

Ward exco lifts Oshiomhole’s suspension

• He Remains Suspended, Ward Chairman Insists The Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Ward 10...

APC crisis persists as court makes Giadom acting chairman

• Salihu dissociates self from new court order• Ajimobi inaugurates panel on Edo primary• Leaders throng PDP secretariat...

Obaseki and challenge of next anchor-point

The forthcoming governorship election in Edo State, particularly the fight for the ticket of governing All Progressives Congress...

Calm returns to APC as governors push for NEC meeting, convention

The national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress was relatively peaceful yesterday amid the squabble for occupancy of...

Sacked Zamfara LG bosses sue governor, vow to reclaim seats

Six council chairmen in Zamfara State, who were sacked by Governor Muhammad Matawalle, have taken the governor to...

Confusion as APC gets four chairmen in one day

• Etta, Giadom in battle of wits• Lawyers dare NWC on Ajimobi• No extension of deadlines on Edo...

Crises rocks APC as Giadom unseats Ajimobi, annul Obaseki’s disqualification

The crises rocking the All progressives Congress (APC) is deepening by the minutes as Victor Giadom has declared...

APC names Ajimobi as acting national chairman

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has endorsed Senator Abiola Ajimobi as the...

Why I quit APC – Says Obaseki

• Court sacks Oshiomhole• Deputy tenders resignation letter at ward• ‘Oshiomhole is afraid of educated people’• Party mum, Momoh...

APC, PDP disagree over Wike’s ‘toothless bulldog’ tag on NGF

The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have disagreed over Governor Nyesom Wike’s tagging...

Attah advocates diversification, resource control for Nigeria’s rebirth

Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, insists that 21 years of Nigeria’s unstable democracy can...

Authoritarian, kleptocratic tendencies undermining evolution of democracy, says Naanen

Former provisional president of the Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP), Professor Ben Naanen, told KELVIN...

PDP urges Tinubu to proscribe APC’s extortionist, militant groups

Lagos State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged the Governor’s Advisory Council (GAC) of the...

The shifty sands in Tinubu, Aregbesola’s rift

The Governor’s Advisory Council (GAC) of the Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), formed and headed...

APC’s NWC, Oshiomhole under fire ahead of Edo primary

• Stakeholders flay party organ, chairman over the process• ‘Politicians may exploit COVID-19 to perpetrate electoral fraud’ The National...

Fear grips Lagos LCDA as chairman dies days after council secretary

Palpable fear yesterday gripped officials of Agbado/Oke-Odo Local Council Development Area (LCDA) in Lagos State following the death...

Cross River, NJC row over appointment of substantive CJ

For six months running, Cross River State has remained without a substantive chief judge, as the National Judicial...

Ekiti PDP caretaker committee, Fayose disagree on return of Oni to party

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) caretaker committee in Ekiti State has disagreed with the former governor, Mr. Ayodele...

Lagos confiscates houses used for fraud

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What Africa must do to mitigate the damaging effects of Coronavirus

Before the novel coronavirus pandemic hit the globe, Nigeria spent 42% of her earnings on debt servicing. We...

DSS probes personnel over Kebbi presidential episode

DSS probes personnel over Kebbi presidential episode The Department of State Services (DSS) says it will sanction its...

Presidency explains Finance Act 2019

The presidency had made pubic the breakdown of Finance Bill, 2019, which was submitted to the National Assembly...

Sanwo-Olu assures residents of better secured Lagos State

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has assured residents of the state of better security this year, as measures...

Kwara Government takes over land used by Saraki in Ilorin

The Kwara State Government has taken over a piece of land being used by the Saraki Family in...

Obasanjo knocks Ambode for abandoning Lagos rail project

Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo has criticised former Lagos State governor Akinwunmi Ambode for abandoning the Lagos light...

Akinlade returns to APC after failed governorship bid

The governorship candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) in the Ogun State governorship election Abiodun Akinlade has...