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INEC to conduct supplementary elections in 11 states today

The Independent National Electoral Commission is to conduct 27 supplementary elections across eleven states in the country on Saturday (today).There are three governorship, one senatorial ...

I can't die because Jonathan lost election – Clark

A former Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin Clark, has said it is wrong for anyone to think that he would die because President Goodluck ...

Jonathan, Buhari hold closed-door meeting in Abuja

President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday met for about 40 minutes with the President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, behind closed-doors at the new Banquet Hall of the ...

Buhari meets man who trekked from Lagos to Abuja to celebrate APC's victory

President-Elect, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Friday received Suleiman Hashimu, the man who is reported to have walked from Lagos to Abuja to celebrate ...

Okezie Ikpeazu Dissociates Self From Death Threats On Abia Voters

The Abia State Peoples Democratic Party gubernatorial candidate, Okezie Ikpeazu, has dissociated himself from death threats made to voters in the state on Thursday morning. Residents ... Full story

APC will soon know I’m an attack dog – PDP chairman, Adamu Mu’azu boasts

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu, has said PDP will not go into any alliance with the incoming administration of ...

APC meeting ends in deadlock, leaders fail to agree on zoning

Leaders of the All Progressives Congress on Thursday failed to reach a decision on the zoning of political offices.They met at the Rivers State Governors’ ...

Bamanga Tukur to PDP: you caused your downfall

Former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Chairman Bamanga Tukur has said the party caused its own downfall.Tukur, in a statement in Abuja yesterday, said he ...

Goodluck Jonathan Will Not Be Allowed To Contest In 2019 - Ebenezer Babatope

A member of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Ebenezer Babatope said that Goodluck Jonathan will not be allowed to contest ... Full story

Court Rules Out Eligibility Suits Against President Elect Buhari

A Federal High Court in Abuja ruled out two of three suits challenging the eligibility of President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari to contest in the March 28 ... Full story

PDP Officials Fight Over INEC Certificate Of Return

A drama ensued on Friday at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Enugu when two persons presented themselves to collect the certificate of return for ... Full story

Akinwunmi Ambode Receives INEC Certificate Of Return

Lagos state Governor-elect, Akinwunmi Ambode received his certificate of return from INEC officials. Mr. Ambode was declared winner of the governorship election on Sunday. The official presentation ... Full story

Bayelsa APGA Faults Appointment Of Governor Dickson’s Brother As Collation Officer

Candidates of the All Progressive Grand Alliance in the House of Assembly elections for Kolokuma/Opokuma Constituencies I and II, Mr. Preye Ozori and Ebiye Tarabina, ... Full story

I Will Never Congratulate Wike, Election Was A Daylight Robbery - Rotimi Amaechi

The governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi, has said that he will never accept the electoral victory of the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, ... Full story

Rotimi Amaechi Inculpates Police Of Conspiring With Arrested Electoral Offenders

Rivers State Governor Rotimi Amaechi has alleged that the police in the state were planning to doctor the statements of persons arrested in Tai Local ... Full story

INEC Staff Arrested With Thumb Printed Ballot Papers In Niger

An ad hoc staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was arrested on Friday night in Sambo ward, Rijau local government area of Niger ...

Joint Security Task Force Arrest Political Thugs In Rivers

The Joint Security Task Force in Rivers State on Thursday evening arrested five persons with three AK-47 riffles, several rounds of live cartridges and many ... Full story

Rivers PDP Alleged Arranging Fresh Political Killings - Davies Ikanya

The Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State has been accused of planning a fresh wave of politically-motivated violence even as the Judicial Commission of Enquiry ... Full story

Has Our Democracy Come of Age?

Last Saturday’s Presidential and Legislative elections has come and gone and will go down in our history as one of the most unprecedented in terms ... Full story

Presidency Terminates Security Operatives From Politicians

The presidency has ordered the immediate withdrawal of all security personnel attached to politicians and individuals believed to be close friends and associates of the ... Full story

The People Of Ekiti Will Surely Defend Me - Ayodele Fayose

Reacting to the impeachment plot against him, the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has said that his mandate will be defended by the Ekiti people ... Full story

We Will Meet At Court Over Election Results - Bello Fadile

PDP agent, Bello Fadile, reportedly stated that the party would challenge the presidential election results at the election tribunal. According to Punch, when the final results ... Full story

Why I Interrupted Proceedings At INEC Collation Center - Godsday Orubebe

Peoples Democratic Party,PDP,has protested the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission,INEC,to investigate the petition of the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC,against last Saturday’s Presidential ... Full story

GEJ Leading In Six LGA's In Nasarawa

The Presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), President Goodluck Jonathan is leading in six Local Governments according to the results collated and announced so ... Full story

Shocking:Independent National Electoral Commission Website Hacked

The website of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has been hacked and remains inaccessible. Details were however sketchy at the time of this report. Concernimg the ... Full story

INEC Result Sheet For Bauchi Found In Anambra State

Shock engulfed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) staff and other stakeholders, including stalwarts of political parties yesterday at the commission’s Anambra state headquarters, Awka, ... Full story

Huge Crowd Runs To Catch A Glimpse Of Buhari In Taraba

As the airplane carrying General Muhamamdu Buhari taxied at Taraba airport, the crowds burst forward. The movement of this crowd to welcome General Buhari was ... Full story

Nigeria Police Release Press Statement For Movement On Election Days.

As part of efforts to ensure adequate security in the forthcoming general elections across all the Federation on Saturday 28th March, 2015 and 11th April, ... Full story

Court Bars Soldiers From Polling Stations During Elections

A Federal high court sitting in Lagos has barred the Federal Government from deploring soldiers to supervise the forthcoming general elections.‬ Delivering judgement on a suit ... Full story

I Won’t Engage In Politics Of Bitterness - Dame Patience Jonathan

First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan yesterday promised not to play politics of bitterness with the peace of the country, adding that the wife of the ... Full story

APC Is My Last Stop - Atiku Abubakar

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has said that the nature of his politics is full time and leaves no room for a vacation as suggested ... Full story

Muhammadu Buhari Is Nelson Mandela Of Our Time - Rochas Okorocha

  Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha said that APC presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari is the Nelson Mandela of our time and urged Nigerians to vote ... Full story

We Have No Rationale To Induce Lecturers To Rig Elections - Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa

Former Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, on Sunday flayed Governor Aliyu Wamakko for accusing him and the National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo ... Full story

A Party Formed Based On Hate, Envy And Malice - Sule Lamido (VIDEO)

Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido, went hard on the main opposition party, All Progressives Congress, on Tuesday, March 10, during the Peoples Democratic Party governor’s ... Full story

Ndigbo,We're Not Part Of Goodluck Jonathan's Money Sharing

A coalition of Igbo indigenes in Lagos State under the aegis of Association for the Defence of Igbo Interests yesterday disclosed that it was not ... Full story

Mahmud Jega Laments Ayodele Fayose Is Nigeria’s Most Reckless Civilian Governor

Daily Trust’s Mahmud Jega questions the rationale behind the Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose’s, vituperation against the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu ... Full story

Muhammadu Buhari I Won’t Witch-Hunt Anyone

Nigerians and the international community got yesterday a glimpse into the Gen. Muhammadu Buhari presidency —if the AllProgressives Congress (APC) candidate is elected next month. He ... Full story

Goodluck Jonathan,Olusegun Obasanjo Celebrates With Shehu Shagari (PHOTOS)

Former president, Shehu Shagari added a year to his age yesterday, February 25, 2015. Obasanjo, Jonathan, Abdulsalam and more were spotted at the event. Jonathan and ... Full story

Muhammadu Buhari To Be Banned From Forthcoming Presidential Polls

The presidential candidate from the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) General Muhammadu Buhari, may be banned from contesting in the forthcoming presidential poll. According to Vanguard, ... Full story

Army Must Defend Nigeria, Not The Occupancy Of Any Politician - Adams Oshiomhole

Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomhole says that the Nigerian Army must remain loyal to the nation and not to defending the tenure of an individual. The ... Full story

Jimi Agbaje Scuffles With Questions On Governance (VIDEO)

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Lagos, Mr Jimi Agbaje displayed his poor understanding of governance, inexperience and lack of ideas to improve ... Full story

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