Wike: South-west Atiku’s associates condemn agitations for Ayu’s resignation, re-zoning

September 23, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Some associates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, under the aiges Atiku People United (APU) has risen from a meeting, condemning the way the agitation for resignation of the national chairman and re-zoning is being pursued. In a communique released after the meeting signed by the PDP South-west Secretary Hon. Rahman Owokoniran and the founding national Read More

PDP crisis: Kiss your ill-fated presidential ambition, Tinubu mocks Atiku

September 23, 2022 Editorial II 0

Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has mocked his major rival of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Atiku Abubakar over the crisis in his party, asking the later to “kiss his ill-fated presidential bid.” The Rivers state governor Nysome Wike and his group has insisted that the PDP national chairman must resign Read More

Oyo PDP stakeholders disown Makinde over call for Ayu’s resignation

September 23, 2022 Bayo Agboola 0

Concerned members and stakeholders in Oyo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Friday, dissociated itself from the call by Governor Seyi Makinde for resignation of the party’s national chairman, Dr Iyorcha Ayu. The group in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Hon. Yemi Agboola, declared that there was “no Oyo State PDP Executive or membership decision that called for resignation of Read More

Breaking: Another building collapses in Lagos

September 23, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A building has collapsed on Sonuga Street, Palm Avenue, in the Mushin area of Lagos State on Friday. The Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyinyolu, confirmed the development to our correspondents Friday. Details later…

Breaking: Wike accuses Ayu of eyeing SGF position in Atiku’s govt

September 23, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, Friday, revealed that the Peoples Democratic Party’s National Chairman, Iyorchia Ayu, is eying the Secretary to Government of the Federation position should the party win the 2023 presidential election. “Some people have been given positions as we speak. Ayu wants to become the SFG. These are things happening in the party that we can’t Read More

Economist Intelligence unit tips Tinubu as winner in 2023

September 23, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will win the 2023 presidential election, the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has stated in a new country report. It stated the chances of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate Atiku Abubakar have been significantly reduced by the internal crisis in the party. His chances, the report Read More

Yahaya Bello ‘ll ensure youths inclusiveness in Tinubu’s govt – APC stakeholders 

September 22, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The National Young Stakeholders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have expressed optimism that the appointment of Kogi state governor Yahaya Bello as National Youth Coordinator for presidential campaign of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will ensure proper inclusion in the next administration. Tinubu had earlier announced the governor to head the youths wing of the campaign team. Reacting to Read More

Group promises to mobilise 5m votes for Tinubu, make case for issue-based campaign

September 22, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A support group of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on the aiges of BAT Vanguard, has promised to mobilise about five million votes for the presidential candidate of the ruling party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, in the forthcoming 2023 general elections. The group, however, asked all the presidential candidates of all political parties to make the campaign an issues-based. In a Read More

Convert 7-months ASUU salaries to scholarship, compensation for students – APC chair

September 21, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The national vice chairman (North-west) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Mallam Salihu Moh Lukman, has called on the federal government to convert seven months arrears yet to pay members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to scholarship and compensation for Nigerian students. ASUU, who has been on strike for seven months was ordered, Wednesday, back to Read More

Nigerian men don’t want me, they want my dad’s money —Cuppy

September 20, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ifeoluwa Florence Otedola, aka Cuppy, daughter of Nigerian billionaire Femi Otedola has disclosed why she is still single. The Popular Disc Jockey in a recent podcast revealed that most men are only interested in her because of her father, Femi Otedola. She also stated that she hopes someday, she would meet a man who loves her for her and would Read More

2023: Delist PDP governorship candidate’s name in Zamfara, APC tells INEC

September 20, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Following the Federal High Court judgement nullifying the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary election in Zamfara state that produced Dr. Dauda Lawal Dare as candidate, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has demanded delisting the opposition party and its 2023 governorship candidate as directed by the court. The APC also urged the the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not Read More

2023: APC youths have role to play for Tinubu’s victory – Buratai

September 19, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Former Chief of army staff, Lieutenant General, Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has said that for the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to emerge victorious the youths of the party have prominent role to play. The former Amy Chief, however, urged the APC youths to mobilize the electorates enmass ahead of the 2023 general elections. Speaking Read More

2023: Defunct PDM, Muslim/Christian forum, other declare for Tinubu’s presidency

September 19, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The defunct Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM), Muslim/Christian Youths and Elders’ Forum and a pro-democracy group, Genuine Governance Group (GGG) have all declared their support for the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Ahmed Tinubu in the forthcoming general elections. PDM, having being founded by late Major General Shehu Musa Yar’Adua in 1994 became a registered political Read More

Tinubu appoints Yahaya Bello national youths coordinator for 2023

September 18, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has expressed the belief that the All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu has the capacity to restore Nigeria on the path of greatness when he becomes president. Governor Bello, who said the BAT campaign organisation has appointed him as the National Youth Coordinator, made this known on Sunday, while Read More

APC responsible for poverty in Nigeria – Okowa

September 18, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state and vice-presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party has said that rising hunger and poverty in the country are caused by poor management of the nation’s economy by the All Progressives Congress-led federal government. Okowa stated this, Saturday, during an empowerment programme in Boji-Boji Owa, Ika North-East Local Government Area of the state. He Read More

Oil theft: NSCDC reconstitutes anti-vandal unit nationwide to safeguard national assets

September 18, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Sequel to the decision to rejig its anti-vandalism operations nationwide, the Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) Dr Ahmed Abubakar Audi, has commended State Commandants across the federation for the reconstitution of the unit to wage war against vandals and oil thieves. Audi said the dissolution and subsequent reconstitution of the anti-vandal unit nationwide was Read More

2023: Don’t vote party but credible individuals, Gen. Enenche tells Nigerians

September 18, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Former coordinator of Defence Media Operations (DMO) Maj. Gen. Enenche John Enenche (Rtd) has task Nigerias to vote credible candidates in the 2023 general election, to elect leaders in the presidential and other elections, saying new perspectives must be considered in the choice of electing new set of leaders. He pleaded with Nigerians to look beyond traditional party affiliation, by Read More

2023: Trouble in Kaduna APC as 13,000 members join PDP

September 17, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Over 13,000 members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Saturday, dumped the ruling party and joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Southern Kaduna. Treasurer of the opposition party, North-West, Hon. Rabiu Bakori, who formally received the new members on behalf of the North-West Zonal PDP Chairman, Sen. Hayyatu Gwarzo, in Zonkwa, said for the party to win election come Read More

Lawyer petitions NJC over refusal to hear case

September 16, 2022 Editorial II 0

Some aggrieved members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia state, have petitioned the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman of National Judicial Council (NJC), Olukayode Ariwoola, over an alleged refusal by a Federal High Court Judge in Umuahia to hear a pre-election matter. Lawyer to the aggrieved members, Nnamdi U. Nwokocha Ahaaiwe, in the petition, said Justice Read More

Adamawa APC chairman officially resigns, as deputy takes over

September 16, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Adamawa State Chapter has appointed Hon. Samaila Tadawus as the acting state chairman of the party following the resignation of the former party chairman, Ibrahim Bilal. Bilal had in a letter dated September 13 and addressed to the National Chairman of the party, Senator Abdulahi Adamu through the office of National Vice Chairman North-east resigned Read More

2023: NOI Poll predicting victory for Peter Obi dubious, fake statistics – Tinubu 

September 15, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu,  has reacted to the opinion poll conducted by NOI, which shows Peter Obi of Labour Party, leading him and other presidential candidates in the forthcoming 2023 presidential elections. Tinubu, throuh his Presidential Campaign Council, said he is unperturbed by NOI polls, even as he described the poll as “dubious and fake Read More

Optimisms as Crown Flour Mill’s ‘Seeds for the Future’ programme achieves first-year target

September 13, 2022 Suleiman Idris 0

Hope continues to rise as the desire of Crown Flour Mill (CFM) Limited, the wheat milling subsidiary of Olam Agri to make Nigeria a major wheat producing country records an impressive growth with the first-year report of its ‘Seeds for the Future’ programme. The global agribusiness in food, feed and fiber unveiled the impressive report during the third edition of Read More

Minister orders CDCFIB to conduct next promotion exam in states

September 13, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has ordered the Civil Defence, Correctional, Fire and Immigration service Board (CDCFIB) to conduct the next promotion examinations of its officers in the various services in the states where they operate. In a statement signed by the Ministry’s Director of Press, Afonja Fatai Ajibola, Tuesday in Abuja, the Minister gave the directives during Read More

Picture: Champion, Tobi Amusan, arrives in Lagos

September 13, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Reigning Commonwealth and World 100m hurdles champion, Tobi Amusan, has arrived in Lagos following her victories at the World Athletics Championship in Oregon, US, and more recently in Zurich, Switzerland. The 25-year-old set a meet record of 12.29secs to win the women’s 100m hurdles in Zurich and won $30,000 last Thursday.