Politics

Sheriff breaks into PDP secretariat, says he remains national chairman

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja Their seems to be no end in sight in the crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the embattled former National Chairman, Ali-Modu Sheriff is insisting that he remains the chairman of the party until 2018.

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Lagos APC Assembly aspirants task Ambode on inclusive government

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) who contested tickets of the party for seats in the state’s House of Assembly in the last 2015 general elections have called on Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to run an all-inclusive government.

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Ondo APC flays PDP over comments on Buhari’s envoys list

By Samuel Faleye, Akure The Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has flayed its counterpart in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over its comment on the list of ambassadorial nominees forwarded to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari.

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Lagos Assembly confirms Philips, ex-chief judge as LASIEC boss

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Members of Lagos State House of Assembly have confirmed the appointment of the immediate past Chief Judge (CJ) of the state, Justice Ayotunde Philips as the Chairman of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC).

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PDP Assigned Portfolios to caretaker committee members

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The Leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has assigned portfolios to members of the seven man National Caretaker Committee.

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I have no anointed candidate for Ondo governorship, says Tinubu

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu  has denied that he has anointed a candidate for the forthcoming governorship poll in Ondo State.

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INEC says 336,445 PVCs yet to be collected in Ondo ahead of poll

By Samuel Faleye, Akure The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday announced that 336,445 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) out of the 1,543,787 received in Ondo State are yet to be collected.

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We have no hand in Kogi Assembly invasion- Army

By Sulaiman Achema, Lokoja  The Nigerian Command Army Records, Lokoja, Kogi State has denied sending its men to invade the both the Assembly grounds and residence of members of state House of Assembly. 

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Ex-governor Wada loses at governorship tribunal

Former Governor of Kogi State and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2015 November and December governorship election in that state, Idris Wada has lost his bid to upstage incumbent Governor Yahaya Bello.

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Breaking News; Former PDP executive members hand over to Makarfi

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja Former members of the National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have handed over to the Senator Ahmed Makarfi led caretaker committee in a brief ceremony at the National Secretariat, Abuja.

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