I am ready for 2019 political battle - Niger PDP boss

By Ummi Ismaeel,


Barely 48 hours after he was granted bail by a Minna Court, Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Niger State, Alhaji Tanko Beji, said that his experience in incarceration toughened him politically.

Recall notice: INEC notifies Dino, to verify signatures next month

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has formally acknowledged receipt of a petition from some voters in Kogi West senatorial District for the recall of Sen. Dino Melaye, saying it has notified the lawmaker of the development.

Fayose: APC will be defeated again in 2018

We must avoid another war, Okogie warns

. Biafra will not stand — Gov Masari

•Igbo agenda cannot be wished away — Chekwas Okorie

Archbishop Emeritus of Lagos, Anthony Okogie, has said that Nigeria should avoid another civil war.

APC behind Niger PDP chairman's travails –PDP

.CAN tasks Bello on equal opportunities

By Ummi Ismaeel, Minna


Nothing like zoning in Imo, says Ogunewe, ex-Reps member

Federal House member representing  Ahiazu/Ezinihitte Federal Constituency, Chief Independent Ogunewe, has criticised those making a case for zoning in Imo State, saying there is nothing like that in the state.

Why EFCC arrested Niger PDP chairman

By Ummi Ismaeel,



Niger State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Tanko Beji, has been arrested and detained by the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) after he was reportedly invited to the Abuja office of the EFCC on Thursday.

APGA may lose another lawmaker to PDP in Abia

The member representing Bende South State Constituency in Abia House of Assembly, Chibuzor Okogbuo, may likely defect to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from APGA.

Group advises INEC to stop use of Incident Form

A group, Coalition of INEC Accredited Observers Groups for the Continuous Voters Registration 2017, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to extend the voters’ registration down to electoral wards for grassroots’ participation during the 2019 general elections.

INEC registers five new political parties of 95 applications

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has registered five new political parties which brings the number of political parties in Nigeria to 45.