Politics

We will overrun Bello, APC across Kogi – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says no threats of violence will deter it from overrunning Governor Yahaya Bello and his party in all the senatorial zones of the state, including the Kogi Central in the November 16, governorship election.

The party’s position is predicated on reported threats by Yahaya Bello and the APC to unleash violence and disrupt our campaigns in Kogi Central senatorial zone, apparently distressed by the massive support our candidate, Engr. Musa Wada, is enjoying across the state.

Oil will not save Nigeria, says Obi

.Urges Nigerians to embrace justice, hard work in his Eid-el Maulud message
By Valentine Amanze

$181m scam: PDP advises Niger governor to declare assets public before EFCC arrives

By Priscilla Campbell, Minna

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Niger State has challenged Governor Abubakar Sani Bello to publicly declare his assets between 2015 and 2019 before inviting the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to look into the $181 million loan unaccounted for.

Osinbajo’s security details beat Vanguard photographer in Aso Rock

SECURITY aides attached to the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday beat a photographer of Vanguard Newspaper, Mr Abayomi Adeshida, who is accredited to cover the activities of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

The incident took place at the State House Banquet Hall, Abuja, allegedly in the full glare of the Vice President who was gracing the opening session of the Nigeria Diaspora Investment Summit organised by the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) chaired by Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa.

Nigeria’s Buhari weakens deputy’s powers amid succession talk

The relationship between Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is in the spotlight after the president embarked on a private overseas trip without handing over temporary authority to his deputy.

While Buhari, 76, transferred power to Osinbajo, 62, during his first term when he traveled abroad for medical reasons, it’s the second time he’s opted not to since being re-elected in February.
His Chief-of-Staff, Abba Kyari, this week had to fly to London so that Buhari could sign long-awaited oil legislation approved by parliament.

$181m scam: Niger governor invites EFCC

By Priscilla Campbell,
Minna

PDP alleges plans by APC to manipulate election result in Niger

By Priscilla Campbell, Minna

Why Nigeria needs people like Obi, by Awosika

By Valentine Amanze

How Oba of Lagos, Obaseki, Edo Varsity Chancellor, others were attacked at Oshiomhole's house

The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki and Chancellor of the Edo University, Iyahmo, Dr. Aderemi Makanjuola, escaped injuries by whiskers on Saturday, as they were attacked by thugs at the residence of former Governor of Edo State and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.

The governor and the other guests had attended the maiden convocation ceremony of the Edo University, Iyahmo, Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State.

Obi, Archbishop of Onitsha meet (Photo)

Mr. Peter Obi (left), exchanging pleasantries with the Archbishop of Onitsha, Most Rev. Dr. Valerie Okeke (right), at Immaculate Heart Parish, Fegge, Onitsha.

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