Politics

Edo PDP accuses Obaseki of financial recklessness

By Tony Ehighiale, Benin City The Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has described the first 100 days of Governor Godwin Obaseki in office as a ‘classic example of how elected officials mismanage public offices.’

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Urhobo leaders visit Ibori, says absence a setback to ethnic group

By Fegor Oghene, Asaba The leadership of the Urhobo Progress Union, UPU has stormed at Oghara, Ethiope West Local Government area of Delta state to welcome a former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori.

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Why we changed our mind on Sheriff as PDP chairman, Fayose

By Our Correspondent Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose, has explained why some chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) opted to discard a factional chairman, Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff.

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I have not endorsed Sheriff for PDP chairmanship, says Jonathan

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Former President Goodluck Jonathan has denied ever endorsing a factional Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as the authentic leader of the party.

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Poll: Obaseki opens defence Thursday as INEC tenders documents

By Tony Ehighiale, Benin City Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, will open his defence at the ongoing hearing of the petition filed by Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and the Peoples Democratic Party at the Election Petition Tribunal on Thursday.

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Saraki, Dogara meet Buhari in London

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has met with President Muhammadu Buhari.

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Ex-Governor Suntai storms supermarket in wheelchair at Valentine

A picture of the immediate past governor of Taraba State, Mr. Danbaba Fulani Suntai has surfaced. Suntai who survived a plane crash few years ago was spotted in a supermarket during Tuesday’s Valentine celebration in wheelchair. The location of the event was yet to be ascertained as at the time of filing this reports…

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PDP failed due to lack of internal democracy, imposition, says Ekwueme

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja A former Vice President, Dr Alex Ekwueme has stated that the failure of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2015 Presidential Election was due to lack of internal democracy within the party.

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Members remove Muduru, elect Faruk as new Katsina assembly speaker

By Haruna Musawa, Katsina Members of the Katsina State House of Assembly has impeached their Speaker, Alhaji Aliyu Muduru.

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INEC assures on credible polls in Ekiti, Osun

By Ismaila Akanji, Abuja The National Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has pledged to conduct credible elections in Ekiti and Osun in 2018.

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