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Another fours years of PDP will totally destroy Nigeria - Buhari.

The former Head of State and presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, Maj-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari(retd.), said on Saturday in Kaduna that another four years ...

2015: Jonathan to declare soon, says Presidency

The Presidency yesterday maintained that President Goodluck Jonathan will soon declare for re-election in the forthcoming 2015 presidential elections.Vice President Namadi Sambo stated this while ...

Akwa Ibom govt condemns attack on Senator

The Akwa Ibom State government has condemned the attack on a senator representing Akwa Ibom South Senatorial District, Senator Helen Esuene. Sen. Esuene was on a ...

EFCC releases Edo Speaker, others

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has released the Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Uyi Igbe; Majority Leader, Philip Shaibu; and the ...

Presidency finally opens up on controversial $15m Arms Deal

The Presidency, yesterday, finally opened up on the controversy surrounding the seizure by South Africa of Nigeria’s $15m meant for the purchase of arms for ...

2015: Buhari visits Fashola, seeks support

The former Head of State, Major-General Mahammadu Buhari (retd), Sunday, paid a visit to Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State to deliver a special invitation ...

$9.3m scandal: FG must come clean, APC insists

National Publicity Secretary, All Progressives Congress, Lai Mohammed| credits: File copy The All Progressives Congress has said that Asari Dokubo’s denial of involvement in the $9.3m ...

Please forgive us, PDP begs Obasanjo

Members of the national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party has asked former President Olusegun Obasanjo to forgive them. They said the President should regard members ...

Court sacks Adamawa Acting Governor, orders swearing-in of Nyako’s Deputy

Justice Ademola Adeniyi of Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered that the former deputy governor of Adamawa state, Mr. Bala Ngilari, should be sworn in ...

Adamawa Acting Gov. Fintiri to appeal his sack by court

The Adamawa State acting governor, Umar Fintiri, has said he will appeal his removal by a federal court.Mr. Fintiri said he has asked his lawyer ...

APC never wanted Ebola infection to end - PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party on Sunday claimed that the All Progressives Congress, Nigeria’s main opposition never wanted the spread of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease ...

2015: Buhari, Atiku, others to pay N27.5m for APC forms

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) is to collect N27.5 million for nomination form from each of the contenders for the party’s presidential ticket for next ...

2015: PDP, APC battle for Obasanjo's support

The Peoples Democratic Party and the All Progressives Congress have begun what can be described as the last battle to woo former President Olusegun Obasanjo ...

Bamidele’s defection, good riddance to bad rubbish

In this interview with AKINWALE ABOLUWADE, the acting state Chairman, All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State, Olajide Awe, responds to sundry issues, including Opeyemi Bamidele’s ... Full story

Defected govs vow not to return to ruling party, PDP

Four of the five former Peoples Democratic Party’s governors, who defected to the opposition All Progressives Congress, have vowed not to return to the ruling ... Full story

Aminu Tambuwal attends meeting with Buhari, Tinubu, others

Leaders of the All Progressives Congress and governors elected on the platform of the party met with governors who defected from the Peoples Democratic Party ... Full story

Rebel governors renew their war of words with Tukur again

The New Peoples Democratic Party and the Bamanga Tukur-led PDP  have  renewed their war of words on  the crisis rocking the ruling party.While the New ... Full story

Ghana Supreme Court upholds President John Dramani Mahama’s win

 Ghana’s Supreme Court on Thursday upheld President John Dramani Mahama’s win in elections last year, dismissing the opposition’s case alleging voter fraud in a test ... Full story

President Jonathan Orders The Release Of ALL Women Held Because Of Connection To Boko Haram Sect

President Jonathan granting Boko Haram demands? President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered that all women held in connection with the activities of the Boko Haram sect in ... Full story

United Kingdom still waiting for Diepreye Alamieyeseigha to be extradited back

The United Kingdom has said that it has not given up on its efforts to extradite former Bayelsa State governor, Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, back to Britain ... Full story

Ebonyi Deputy Speaker Impeached Over Insubordination

 The Deputy Speaker of  the Ebonyi State House of Assembly, Mr. Valentine Okike, was Thursday impeached on the grounds of gross misconduct, insubordination and plot ... Full story

Senators and House of Representatives to get a new salary increase

Nigeria’s National Assembly, NASS, members comprising the Senate and House of Representatives, are in for yet another increase in their take-home pay. Going by an ... Full story

Babatunde Fashola - Governors Are Not In Same Class With Ministers

Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos state says appointed federal ministers can never be in the same class with elected governors in the country, adding that ... Full story

Leaked Video Of Gen. Diya Oladipo Crying And Kneeling To Beg Sani Abacha For Forgiveness - Video

At 42:00 mins into the video General Diya Oladipo is seen in a video recording shown at the Oputa panel, kneeling and weeping before Gen, ... Full story

Ekiti State Governor Fayemi Names New Cabinet

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has forwarded a list of 19 nominees to the State House of Assembly for consideration as commissioners.This is in ... Full story

Presidency Has Lost Credibility Over Its Handling Of The First Lady's Illness

The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) has congratulated First Lady Patience Jonathan for her miraculous return from the dead, while slamming the presidency for losing ... Full story

President Jonathan Didn’t Sign The Agreement To Only Serve Four Years – Yakassai

The mystery over President Goodluck Jonathan’s alleged agreement with northern governors of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in 2011 not to contest the 2015 presidential election ... Full story

President Goodluck Jonathan's Facebook Address To Nigerians

Today, this address to Nigerians appeared on Goodluck Jonathan's Facebook page. The piece focuses on economy and investment, also on youths' employment, railways and pipelines' ... Full story

President Goodluck Jonathan okays sharing of $1bn by states

President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the distribution of $1billion from the Excess Crude Account among the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to ... Full story

Sullivan Chime, Enugu State Governor Undergoing Treatment In London Hospital

Fresh facts emerged yesterday on the whereabouts of Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu State, who has not been seen in public since September 19, 2012, ... Full story

Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha Declares 2 Weeks Christmas Public Holiday

The governor of imo state, Owelle Rochas Okorocha yesterday at owerri Imo state capital gave civil servants in Imo state two weeks public holiday for ... Full story

Dr. Olusegun Mimiko: The man they call Iroko

Iroko is a large hardwood tree found mostly in the west coast of tropical Africa. According to the Yoruba tradition, any man who cuts down ... Full story

Action Congress of Nigeria Splashes N100 Aketi-Customized Recharge Card

Report has it that the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in a last bid move to canvass for support for the flagbearer of the party ... Full story

Abdullahi Bello, Kogi State House Of Assembly Impeached

The Kogi State House of Assembly has impeached the Speaker of the Assembly, Abdullahi Bello. Reports indicate that the deputy speaker, and 10 other principal ... Full story

First Independence Day Speech By Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, Prime Minister, 1960

Today is Independence Day. The first of October 1960 is a date to which for two years every Nigerian has been eagerly looking forward. At ... Full story

2012 National Honours List

1 "DR. MIKE ADENUGA, CON" "CHAIRMAN/CEO, GLOBACOM NIG LTD)" GCON   2 HON. JUSTICE MAHMUD MOHAMMED SUPREME COURT JUDGE CFR   3 HON. JUSTICE WALTER S. NKANU ONNOGHEN SUPREME ... Full story

Alhaji Ahmed Gulak calls for Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha’s impeachment

Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Political Matters, Alhaji Ahmed Gulak, has called for Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha’s impeachment by the state House ... Full story

Ijaw leaders in secret meeting in Bayelsa State over Jonathan’s safety

NOTABLE Ijaw leaders met behind closed doors in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State on the security situation in the country and the safety of President Goodluck Jonathan.Jonathan, ... Full story

Sheik Ahmad Abubakar: “Kill the Igbo, General Azubuike Ihejirika And Jonathan Will be Plucked Off”

The Irish man, Edmund Burke, a onetime statesman, author, orator, political theorist and philosopher who served for many years in the House of Commons of ... Full story

Christians in the North ask President Goodluck Jonathan to resign

Christians in the North have asked President Goodluck Jonathan to resign over his comment on Boko Haram. Jonathan was quoted to have said he could not ... Full story

Ambassador Ebunoluwa Oyagbola: First female minister route for female presidency

Ahead of the 2015 general election, the first female minister in Nigeria, Ambassador Ebunoluwa Oyagbola, on Saturday in Abuja called for the election of a ... Full story

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