Will Buhari sip from Bauchi’s Regional Water Scheme? 

January 23, 2023 Emma Agu 0

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to visit Bauchi state today. Though the purpose of the visit is purely partisan, to lead the campaign of the presidential candidate of his party, the All Progressive Congress (APC), Alhaji Bola Ahmed Tinubu, it goes without saying that no matter the role position he plays at any time, Buhari will still carry the insignia Read More

Water, youth ministries partner on ending open defecation

January 15, 2023 John Oba 0

     As part of the drive to end the practice of open defecation, the Federal Ministries of Water Resources and Youth and Sport Development have agreed to partner in the fight against the menaace. Both ministries agreed on the partnership when the Minister of Water Resources, Engr Suleiman Adamu, led a delegation on a courtesy visit to the Minister of Youth Read More

Labour Party dismisses threat to Peter Obi’s life in Enugu 

January 12, 2023 Emeka Nze 0

The Obi-Datti Presidential Campaign has dismissed, as useless, fake and unfounded reports of an assassination attempt on its presidential candidate on Thursday in the course of his ongoing Enugu state campaign tour. A statement by the spokesman Diran Onifade on Thursday said the video clip was a routine crowd control scene with excited supporters who trooped out to greet him Read More

2023: Buhari to lead Tinubu presidential rally in Kwara January 17

January 12, 2023 Umar Bayo Abdulwahab 0

Arrangements have been concluded for the presidential campaign rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC) coming up on Tuesday in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital.  The rally will be led by President Muhammadu Buhari who will be joined by the APC presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, his running mate, Senator Kashim Shettima, and other members of the APC  Presidential Campaign Read More

2023: Atiku most popular presidential candidate in Oyo – Gbolarumi

January 8, 2023 Bayo Agboola 0

The Oyo state coordinator of Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, Alhaji Hazeem Gbolarumi, has said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is the most acceptable presidential candidate in Oyo state. Alhaji Gbolarunmi stated this in a statement made available to journalists in Ibadan at the weekend to thank PDP members for the Freedom Walk for Alhaji Atiku on Read More

2023: Okowa targets over 1m votes in Delta 

January 3, 2023 Amarachi Okwara 0

Vice-presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and governor of Delta, Sen Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, Tuesday, challenged Deltans to produce no fewer than one million votes for the party in the forthcoming general elections. Okowa said the votes would justify his emergence as running mate to the party’s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, and urged the people to make Read More

Edo remains APC state – Ex-deputy governor 

December 29, 2022 Patrick Ahanor 0

A former deputy governor of Edo state, Dr. Pius Odubu, said the state is All Progressives Congress (APC), state, saying the presidential candidate of the party, Ahmed Bola Tinubu has no issues in achieving his ambition as far as Edo is concerned. The former deputy governor made the assertions in Benin City, when he inaugurated Independent Campaign Council, ICC, of Read More

U20 AFCON: Flying Eagles’ group opponent Egypt succumb to Ghana defeat in friendly game

December 28, 2022 Editorial IV 0

The Flying Eagles of Nigeria group opponent in next year’s U-20 AFCON, Egypt, lost 2-0 to Ghana’s Black Galaxies in a friendly game on Tuesday. The friendly between Egypt’s U-20 team and the Black Galaxies was played inside the Cairo International Stadium behind-closed-doors. Goals from Kofi Kordzi and Sylvester Simba secured the win for the CHAN-bound Black Galaxies. Kordzi opened the Read More

2023: Wike set to announce preferred presidential candidate

December 22, 2022 Paul Okah 0

Governor Nyesom Wike  of Rivers state, has said he would announce his preferred candidate in the forthcoming 2023 general election in January. He stated this during the commissioning of the tenth flyover at the Obio-Akpor local government area of Rivers state. “From January next year, I will campaign to my people whom they will vote for. So all of you Read More

Ex-governor inaugurates guber campaign council in Zamfara

December 5, 2022 Sanusi Muhammad 0

The All Progressive Congress (APC), Zamfara state chapter has inaugurated state APC gubernatorial campaign council. Inaugurating the committee in Gusau, Monday, the Chairman Gubernatorial Campaign Council of governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle, also the former governor of Zamfara state, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari expressed readiness of the committee to ensure success of APC in the state come 2023. According to him, the Read More

How come it’s only Regina you carry to campaigns- Uche Maduagwu queries Ned Nwoko

December 5, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Popular Nollywood actor, Uche Maduagwu has slammed former federal lawmaker, Ned Nwoko for failing to show up with other wives at campaigns. The billionaire had in an interview with journalists slammed the southern Nigerian for failing to promote polygamy the action which he described as the cause of ‘prostitution’ in the country. While reacting to the politician via his Instagram Read More

2023: Okowa boasts of PDP’s victory, Cross River guber candidate shun presidential campaign team

December 4, 2022 Joseph Obung 0

With electioneering campaigns gathering momentum across the country, the vice presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Senator  Ifeanyi Okowa, has said his party was taking over Aso Rock and Peregrino Government House,  Calabar as the All Progressives Congress (APC)  is occupying them on a temporary basis. Okowa, who is also the incumbent governor of Delta state, said the party Read More

2023: APC chieftain donates 46 vehicles to party in Kogi

November 24, 2022 Oyibo Salihu 0

Ahead of 2023 general elections, a chieftain and deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Murtala Yakubu Ajaka, has donated 46 cars to boost the campaign activities of the party in Kogi state. Presenting the 46 campaign vehicles to the campaign coordinators, Local government chairmen of APC and other critical stakeholders for Bola Ahmed Tinubu /Shettima for Read More

Intolerance of opposition

November 21, 2022 Blueprint 0

The February 2023 general elections are about three months away and politicians from all over the country are busy campaigning to win the votes of the electorate. This is the way it should be. But the sad news is that the level of intolerance by political actors and their followers is a bad augury for our fledgling democracy. The dangers Read More

I million man-match for Tinubu: Ganduje pledges violence-free campaign

November 21, 2022 Bashir Mohammed 0

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has said arrangements had been concluded for the conduct of violence free campaign  in preparation for the 2023 general election adding that he was ready to host rival political parties to a  special dinner at Kano Government House. Addressing All Progressives Congress (APC) supporters  who converged on the Kano Race Course to drum Read More

Enugu West race: Ezeh flags off campaign, inaugurates ‘mandate team’

November 6, 2022 Chuks Nweze 0

Ahead of the 2023 senatorial race for Enugu West senatorial district seat, the All Progressives Congress, (APC) candidate, Prof. Nick Ezeh has flagged off his campaigns. As a show of determination to achieve his tall objective, Ezeh weekend in Enugu inaugurated his campaign team which cuts across the five local government areas that made up the Enugu West Senatorial Zone Read More

NCPC: Group sacks coordinator over ‘sponsored campaign’ of calumny against Pam 

November 6, 2022 Adoyi M. Aba 0

A group, Civil Rights Action Against Corruption (CRAAC), has lamented what it described as campaign of calumny and blackmail against the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC) by its coordinator, Comrade John Olukayode, disassociating itself from it.  During a world press conference on Saturday in Abuja, a member of the group, Comrade Paul Katuka, announced the sack Read More

Omo-Agege worst Deputy Senate President in Nigeria – Speaker

November 3, 2022 Amaechi Okwara 0

Delta state governorship candidate for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the forthcoming 2023 general elections and speaker of the State House of Assembly, Mr. Sheriff Oborevwori, on Thursday said Senator Ovie Omo-Agege is the worst Deputy Senate President Nigeria has ever produced. Hon. Oborevwori stated this in Asaba, at the inauguration of Delta PDP campaign council. The state governor, Dr. Read More

Unity Bank deploys new marketing campaign, targets female entrepreneurs

August 17, 2022 Segun Odunewu 0

Unity Bank Plc has deployed a new marketing campaign targeted at reaching millions of women entrepreneurs, especially the underbanked across Nigeria with its new retail product, the Yanga account. The Yanga account, which was launched by the lender in November 2021 in line with Unity bank’s strategic vision of being “Nigeria’s retail bank of choice” debuted in four geographical locations: Read More

AFCON 2021: Onuachu ruled out of tournament

December 21, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The Super Eagles have suffered another major injury blow ahead of next month’s AFCON after Paul Onuachu copped a hamstring injury that could rule him out of action for the next four weeks. Onuachu, who is widely regarded as a cover for Victor Osimhen, was forced out of Sunday’s Belgian league clash between his club Genk and Antwerp in the Read More

Buhari now global climate action leader, champion – APC group

November 3, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A voluntary think-tank group of the All Progressives Congress, known as APC Legacy Awareness and Campaign (APC-LAC) has said that President Muhammadu Buhari, is now recognised as a global climate action leader and champion due to his commitment to climate change. The group said ambitious and impactful climate action will no doubt be one of the many positive legacies of Read More

ADP ‘ll rescue Anambra from APGA’s bondage – Yabagi Sani

November 1, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

National chairman of the Action Democratic Party (ADP) Engr. Yabagi Yusuf Sani, has said his party has prepared a blueprint that will rescue Anambra state from what he described as ‘bondage imposed by the ruling All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) and other political parties. Sani also expressed confidence that his party will emerged victorious in the forthcoming governorship election. Speaking Read More

UN trains women on gender equality bill

October 31, 2021 Najib Sani 0

The United Nations Women under an intervention known as the EU-UN joint Spotlight initiative, has conducted a training for women in Film and Television international and Nigerian film/ TV industry professionals on ending violence against women, girls and gender equal opportunities bill. Spotlight Initiative is a multi-year program to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls and to Read More

PDP Convention: South-west stakeholders endorse Oyinlola, Ologunagba

October 29, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

In a last-ditch effort to secure a united front in the national convention to elect national officers of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), stakeholders of the party from the Southwest zone have concluded negotiations on candidates to adopt as consensus options. Sources at the consultative meeting held in Lagos on Wednesday say that the stakeholders have concluded on former Osun Read More