Xmas: Obi prays for Anambra, Nigeria, others

By Valentine Amanze

Christmas: Enugu governor, Ugwuanyi, prays for credible election in 2019

By Mary Okoh

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has called on Nigerians to take advantage of the Christmas to offer special prayers for peaceful, credible and violence-free general election in the country.
Ugwuanyi gave the advice in his Christmas message to Christians.
While wishing all Nigerians Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year, the governor urged them to continue to dedicate their lives to the
service of God and advancement of peace, unity and love.

Why we honoured Obi, by Pensioners

By Valentine Amanze

2023 Presidency: Buhari, Osinbajo not sincere with S/E, S/W –PDP

.VP to Nigerians: Don’t be deceived by empty promises

Buhari: Presidency plans to frame NASS members – PDPCO

The Peoples Democratic Party Campaign Organisation (PDPCO) has alleged a plan by the presidency to frame opposition members of the National Assembly believed to have embarrassed President Muhammadu Buhari during last week’s budget presentation.
Part of the plot, according to the campaign council, is to unleash the anti-corruption agencies and the Nigeria Police to intimidate and arrest them on trump-up charges.

Two buses burnt as explosion rocks APC’s campaign office

A mystery explosion at the weekend rocked the Enugu State Campaign headquarters of Barrister George Tabugbo Ogara, a factional governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State.
The governorship candidate was produced by the Deacon Okey Ogbodo faction of Enugu APC as against the guber candidacy of Senator Ayogu Eze, produced by the recognised APC state chairman, Dr. Ben Nwoye.

2019: INEC to provide separate queues for people with disability

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has revealed plans to provide separate queues for persons living with disabilities in the 2019 general elections.

According to the electoral body, this is to ensure participation of everyone including people with disability in the election process.

The Resident Electoral Commissioner for Jigawa State, Mahmud Isah, disclosed this to journalists on Saturday after a voter education programme, at the manpower development institute in Dutse, the Jigawa State capital.

2019 budget is built on a very shaky foundation – Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar says the proposed budget of the Muhammadu Buhari administration for 2019 is built on a ‘shaky foundation’.
He said this in a critique titled, ‘My Takeaways from Budget 2019’ obtained by Channels Television on Sunday.
“The proposed budget as presented is fundamentally flawed,” said the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
“It deliberately ignores and fails to address current realities and pretends, as Mr President asserts, ‘we are on the right direction.”

PDP receives 2, 000 APC, ADP defectors in Niger

By Ummi Ismaeel,
The main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday received about 2, 000 defectors from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Advance Democratic Party (ADP) and other political parties from the Niger-South (zone A) senatorial district of the state.
The PDP received them during the flag-off of the gubernatorial campaign by the party’s standard bearer for the 2019 governorship election, Alhaji Mohammed Umar Nasko, in Bida, headquarters of the Senatorial zone yesterday.

Bauchi Assembly suspends Council over land allocation

By Ahmed Ahmed