Politics

Ebonyi governorship: Contenders and pretenders

By Felix Uka, Abakaliki

Ebonyi governor, Umahi, donates N5m to APC governorship candidate

.says contesting against me doesn’t make anyone an enemy

By Felix Uka, Abakaliki

Ekiti PDP mocks Osinbajo, Fayemi over TraderMoni

.Says, vice
president helping Buhari to reloot Abacha loot

Why they are pushing Buhari beyond his Limits – Group

A youth group in the north, Arewa Youth for Democracy (AYD), has accused some leading members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), some presidency officials and members of Buhari’s campaign team particularly from the southwest of pushing President Muhammadu Buhari beyond his limits for their own selfish reasons.

Gunmen kidnap APC House of Assembly candidate, kill orderly in Edo

Hon Michael Ohio-Ezomo, the All Progressives Congress (APC) House of Assembly candidate, has been kidnapped by gunmen.

The lawmaker was kidnapped in the early hours of the day in his private residence located at Eme-Ora in Owan West local government area of the state.

Sadly, a police orderly attached to the APC house of assembly candidate was killed in the process.

It was learnt that suspected assailants numbering three had entered into the compound while the others laid guard outside the fence to forestall any escape.

Man divorces wife for insisting on voting for Buhari

A man, Abdullahi Yada’u, has divorced his wife after failing to convince her not to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in next month’s presidential election.
Yada’u, a resident of Kanam Local Government Area of Plateau State, told BBC Hausa Service on Thursday that he divorced his wife, Hafsat Suleiman, because she insisted on voting for Mr Buhari.
The president is seeking re-election on the platform of his party, APC.

Osinbajo buying votes with TraderMoni –Obasanjo

.VP: You’re ignorant of poverty reduction scheme

ACPN disowns Ezekwesili, endorses Buhari’s re-election bid

Leadership of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) has criticised its presidential candidate, Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili, for withdrawing from the race.
In a statement on Thursday by its National Chairman, Mr Gani Galadima, the party alleged that the presidential aspiration of the former minister was not real.
“The reason for calling this press conference is to let the world know about the presidential aspiration of Dr Oby Ezekwesili which in actual fact is not the truth,” it claimed.

Appeal Court dismisses ruling disqualifying Donald Duke as SDP’s presidential candidate

The Appeal Court on Thursday set aside the ruling of an FCT High Court which stopped Donald Duke from parading himself as the Presidential Candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP).
The three-man panel led by Justice Abdul Aboki held that the application was illegal and unconstitutional, which ought not to have been entertained by the lower court.

Nigerian ports inefficient, loses N20b yearly, says Atiku

•Dares APC to account for stewardship

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