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Amaechi Challenges Wike To Prove $150m Fraud Allegation

A former Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi, has challenged his successor, Nyesom Wike, to prove the allegation that he (Amaechi) stole $150m from the ... Full story

Umahi - Let State Governments Collect Tolls On FG Roads

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has called on the National Assembly to make a law that would empower state governments to rehabilitate or reconstruct federal ... Full story

Governor Wike Revealed - Amaechi Spent $150m On APC Campaign

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike has alleged his predecessor, Rotimi Amaechi, spent the sum of one hundred and fifty million dollars ($150m) to finance the ... Full story

PDP - Defectors To APC Will Reap Tears

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti state has told its members defecting to the All Progressives Congress (APC) that stories of woes and tears ... Full story

Akwa Ibom Election: APC Pressure Buhari To Probe Supreme Court Ruling

The leadership of the ruling party in Akwa Ibom has asked Buhari to probe the verdict of the Supreme court over on the gubernatorial election ... Full story

APC Chieftain Advises Buhari :Politicians Found Guilty of Corruption Should Face Firing Squad

The Chinese government's legal approach in dealing with corruption cases by subjecting politicians who are found guilty of corruption to firing squad has been proposed ... Full story

Armsgate: Discharge me – Dasuki Begs Court

Former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), has filed a fresh application before Justice Peter Affen of the Federal Capital Territory High Court ... Full story

2016: Governors Budget Billions Of Naira For Feeding, Maintenance, Others

Governors are to spend billions of naira on foodstuffs, vehicles, entertainment, maintenance and others in the 2016 fiscal year, Saturday PUNCH investigation has revealed. The information ... Full story

Dakuku Peterside Responds To The Supreme Court's Declaration Of Wike's Win

The learned Justices of the Supreme Court of Nigeria yesterday January 27, 2016 upheld the declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that Chief ... Full story

Probe And Jail Jonathan If Found Guilty – NEF

The Deputy National Leader of the Northern Elders Forum, Dr. Paul Unongo, has said that former President Goodluck Jonathan should be probed over the $2.1bn ... Full story

Timipre Sylva Claims INEC Helped PDP Rig Polls - Read More

APC, gubernatorial candidate in the just concluded Bayelsa polls, Chief Timipre Sylva has said he would challenge the Saturday elections in the state where PDP's ... Full story

See Who PDP Is Set To Present As Candidate For Anambra Central Election

The opposition party seems ready to present a candidate for the vacant Anambra central senatorial district seat with a former minister tipped for the position.  Osita ... Full story

So Sad! Lifeless Body Of A PDP Agent Killed By Thugs

A party agent assigned to the People's Democratic Party, PDP in Bayelsa has passed away due to electoral violence during the gubernatorial election.  A twitter user, ... Full story

Voting Commences in Southern Ijaw LGA For Bayelsa Guber Elections

We bring to you some photos from a polling station in Southern Ijaw for the supplementary gubernatorial election in Bayelsa State.    The election is underway in ... Full story

PDP Reveals - APC And FG Has Results Ready For Announcement

The election is underway in Southern Ijaw LGA of Bayelsa State to conclude the governorship election held on December 5, 2015, but was declared inconclusive ... Full story

Rivers State Heats Up As Wike's Aide Dumps PDP For APC

The nation's polity has continued to witness more controversy with the latest being the defection of the Rivers State governor's aide from PDP to the ... Full story

Rivers State Youths Bury PDP Flag

Youths in a Rivers state community have lowered PDP flag into a grave to show their total disgust for the party and solidarity to the ... Full story

Dickson Fires At Sylva - No Militant Can Save You From Defeat In Saturday's Election

The rift between Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State and his arch rival Chief Timipre Sylva is growing deeper as the supplementary polls in the ... Full story

Falae Explains Why He Couldn't Resist N100m From Anenih

Chief Olu Falae, Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) has been forced to spill the beans and make unbelievable revelations about why ... Full story

I Don't Need Goodluck Jonathan's Wife To Win - Sylva

As the heat generated by the impending Bayelsa supplementary election gets hotter, the APC candidate has given his opinion of the influence Nigeria's former lady's ... Full story

N82m Dinner: Rivers Information Commissioner To Demand A Refund From Wole Soyinka

As the controversy continues to soar around the alleged N82 million Amaechi spent to host Wole Soyinka to a dinner, the Rivers state commissioner for ... Full story

Buhari Finalises New Appointment In The Civil Service

The appointment of the new Head of Service has been confirmed by President Buhari, almost after three months that she has functioned in acting capacity.  President ... Full story

Favoured Buhari In Bayelsa - Governor Dickson Claims

Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, has revealed how he helped Muhammadu Buhari before he became the President in 2015.  Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa state, on ... Full story

You Cannot Determine Nnamdi Kanu's Fate - Human Right Group Blasts President Buhari

A Delta-State based Human Rights Group has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari over his stance on the detention of the Pro-Biafran leader, Nnamdi Kanu.  President Muhammadu Buhari ... Full story

Goodluck Jonathan's Campaign Rice Stirs Up Controversy In Edo...See Shocking Details

The members of the APC and PDP in Edo state are currently trading words over bags of rice shared among voters by the former president ... Full story

Nuhu Ribadu May Be Heading To APC As He Visits Bisi Akande

There are strong media reports that the former Chairman of the EFCC is making plans to defect to the ruling party following a meeting with ... Full story

Femi Aribisala - Why Lai Mohammed Must Be Fired

Lai Mohammed has been in the news of late over controversial acts of misinformation and contradictory details which has prompted a public affairs analyst to ... Full story

Oh No! Osun State House Of Assembly Thrown Into Serious Mourning As Minority Leader Dies

The Osun state House of Assembly is currently in mourning following the death of one its principal members.  Minority Leader of  the Osun State House of ... Full story

18 Things Nigerians Should Expect In 2016 Under Buhari's Leadership - Ayodele Fayose

Controversial governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose has continued to criticise the President in his list of 18 things Nigerians should expect from Buhari in ... Full story

Declare James Faleke’s Seat Vacant, Group Tells Independent National Electoral Commission

A socio-political group, Visioners for New Lagos, has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission to declare vacant the seat of the Ikeja federal constituency of ... Full story

I Was Offered Money to Rig Bayelsa Polls - Bayelsa Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Mr. Baritor Kpagih

DEFYING what he considered to be threats to his life, Bayelsa Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Mr. Baritor Kpagih, has revealed that he was offered money ... Full story

My Life Is In Danger, Hold Yahaya Bello Responsible Should Anything Happen To Me - James Abiodun Faleke

The running mate to the late Abubakar Audu in the last Kogi governorship election, James Abiodun Faleke, has raised the alarm that he is being ... Full story

PDP Reacts To PMB's $300,000 Alleged Monetary Gift From Sambo Dasuki

The leadership of the PDP has mocked Buhari over the allegations that he financially benefited from Sambo Dasuki's arms gate which he is currently probing.  The ... Full story

Seriake Dickson Inaugurates 6 Man Panel To Investigate Electoral Violence

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, on Monday inaugurated a six-man judicial commission of inquiry to investigate the violence, mayhem and breach of peace during ... Full story

Jos-East Local Government Chairman Dies 2 Days After Being Sworn In

The Plateau State Government on Monday announced the death of the Chairman, Jos-East Local Government Area, Dr. Hosea Azi. The state Governor, Mr. Simon Lalong, said ... Full story

Dickson, Timipre Sylva’s Political Battle Intensifies

The cancellation of the governorship election in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area may cause an implosion in Bayelsa State, writes SIMON UTEBOR In the oil-rich Bayelsa ... Full story

#BayelsaDecides: Result Collation Put On Hold Again As Governor Seriake Dickson Leads With 30,000 Votes

The INEC collation centre in Bayelsa state has halted proceedings to temporarily go on a break as Seriake tops the polls.  Prof. Zana Akpagu, the Chief ... Full story

James Faleke Sues INEC, Asks Court To Declare Him Kogi’s Governor-Elect

The deputy governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the November 21 election in Kogi State, James Faleke, on Tuesday filed a suit at ... Full story

I Will Professionalise IIndependent National Electoral Commission - Prof. Mahmood Yakubu

The Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has said he will do everything within his powers to professionalise the activities of the ... Full story

I Didn’t Pay Tribute To National Leader Of The All Progressives Congress, Tinubu - Wole Soyinka

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has distanced himself from a tribute he purportedly wrote in honour of the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, ... Full story

APC Candidate, Audu, Dies As INEC Declares Poll Inconclusive

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the Kogi governorship election, Abubakar Audu, died a few hours after the Independent National Electoral Commission declared ... Full story

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