Despite Contradictions, Buhari Describes NNPC’s $697m Net Profit as Jinx Broken

The presidency says for the first time in the history of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari broke…

Voting APC Was Nigeria’s Biggest Mistake: Former VP Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar says the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the…

Nigeria: Appeal Court Declares Ozigbo PDP’s Candidate in November 6 Anambra Election

The Court of Appeal, Abuja has announced Valentine Oziigbo as the authentic candidate of the People’s…

Nigeria: House Minority Caucus Demands Probe of $418m Judgment Debts

The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has called for investigation into the payment of…

Anambra election: Governor Obiano warns APC, PDP against rigging, reveals what will happen

Awka, Anambra – The governor of Anambra state, Willie Obiano has warned that anybody planning to rig…

Nigeria: More Trouble For Embattled PDP Chairman Secondus as Ward Suspends Him

There appears to be more trouble for the embattled national chairman of Nigeria’s opposition People’s Democratic…

Nigeria: Governing APC States Align With FG on 15% Annual Release to Healthcare Services

The All Progressives Congress (APC) controlled states have stated their resolve to align with the federal…

Court has voided my suspension as APC boss – Oshiomhole declares, reveals next move

The former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Adams Oshimhole, has spoken about his…

Concerns Mount as Court Injunctions, Orders Threaten Nigeria’s Democracy: THISDAY

The increasing meddlesome interventions of the judiciary in almost every stratum of the political turf is…

Secondus Complies With New Court Order, Asks Akinwonmi to Preside over PDP’s NEC Meeting

In compliance with the second court order that restrained him from presiding over the National Executive…

Nigeria: Again Court Sacks Uche Secondus as PDP Chairman

Again Uche Secondus has been sacked as the National Chairman of Nigeria’s opposition People’s Democratic Party…

Nigeria: Following Court Judgement, Secondus Returns as PDP National Chairman

Uche Secondus on Friday took over as the National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.…

Presidency “attacks” prominent PDP governor, blames him for death of innocent Nigerians

The presidency has hit Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state, accusing him of inciting ethnic violence…

2023 presidency: PDP group tells Atiku not to contest, gives reason, reveals the position he should take

A group called the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Action 2023 has asked a former vice president,…

Nigeria: Deputy National Chairman Suleiman Nazif Takes Over as PDP Acting National Chairman

A Deputy National Chairman (North) of Nigeria’s opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Suleiman Nazif has taken…

Nigeria: PDP Crisis Deepens as Court Bars Secondus From Parading Self as National Chairman

A Rivers State High Court on Monday issued an interim injunction restraining Uche Secondus from parading…

2023 presidency: Speculations rise as Atiku writes memo to PDP, reveals how APC will be defeated

Former presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has written a memo to…

Obasanjo coaches PDP on choice of 2023 presidential candidate

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has asked the national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party to consider…

2023: Tinubu will be a good president – Jonathan’s former aide says, gives reason

Former presidential aide Doyin Okupe has spoken on the ability of prominent APC chieftain Tinubu to…

Nigeria: PDP Sues APC and Caretaker Chairman Buni, Demands His Removal as Yobe Governor

Nigeria’s opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has filed a suit before a Federal High Court in…

Nigeria: PDP Governors Reach Deal with Embattled Party Chairman to Bring Convention Forward

After meeting for over 40 minutes behind closed doors on Monday, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)…

Nigeria: APC Secretary Explains Heavy Security Presence at Party Secretariat

Senator John Akpanudoedehe, Secretary of Nigeria’s governing All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning…

Secondus Asked To Resign As PDP Governors Meet In Abuja

A caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party at the House of Representatives have asked their party’s…

Nigeria: Lagos Governor Sanwo-Olu Visits APC Chieftain Tinubu in London

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday visited a National leader of the All Progressives, Bola…

Nigeria: How AGF Malami, Acting Chairman Buni Defied Osinbajo’s Directive to Stop APC Congresses

Worried by the narrow escape of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), in retaining Ondo…

Nigeria’s Governing APC Holds Ward Congresses Saturday

Rattled by last Wednesday’s minority judgement of the Supreme Court on the Ondo State governorship election,…

Nigeria: APC in Jeopardy Over Buni’s Continued Stay as National Chair

Wednesday’s Supreme Court judgement in the Ondo State governorship election might have opened the pandora’s box…

Appeal Court Sets Aside Judgement Sacking Anambra PDP EXCO

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has set aside the judgement of Justice Olukayode Adeniyi of…

Nigeria: Supreme Court Judgment in Ondo Governorship Sets Off Another Legal Crisis in APC

With the congresses of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) slated to commence this weekend, Wednesday’s…

Ondo Poll: Jegede Congratulates Akeredolu, Thanks Supporters After Supreme Court Defeat

Mr Eyitayo Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated Governor Rotimi Akeredolu following the…

Supreme Court Upholds Akeredolu’s Election

The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the re-election of Rotimi Akeredolu as Governor of Ondo State.…

Nigeria: Presidency Says Opposition PDP Not in Position to Win 2023 Elections

Nigeria’s Presidency Tuesday ruled out the possibility of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) winning the…

Nigeria: Ex-Electoral Boss Jega Says Electronic Voting Useless Without Electronic Transfer of Results

Immediate past National Chairman Nigeria’sssor Attahiru Jega, has described as utterly useless, the idea of electronic…

Courts Order INEC To List Soludo, Uba As APGA, PDP Candidates

Two courts in Anambra on Monday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to list the…

Court Halts Impeachment of Zamfara Deputy Governor

Justice Obiora Egwuatu of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday restrained the Zamfara State…

Nigeria: PDP Asks Supreme Court to Sack Zamfara Governor Matawalle Following Defection to APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has launched a legal battle at the Supreme Court to reclaim…

2023: Anxiety in PDP as APC reportedly woos Jonathan with presidential ticket

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) may zone its presidential ticket to the south ahead of…

Nigeria: I Will Win Anambra Guber Poll Overwhelmingly, Soludo Says Despite Being Dropped from Eligible List

Former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Charles Soludo has not given up on his quest to…

Reps In Disorder As Deputy Speaker Rules Against E-Transmission Of Electoral Results

The House of Representatives is in a rowdy session as lawmakers debate over the Electoral Act…

Nigeria: APC, PDP Senators Rally to Pass e-Transmission of Election Results

The controversial clause on the electronic transmission of election results as contained in the 2010 Electoral…

Nnamdi Kanu’s Arrest: Ortom Challenges FG To Check Activities Of Armed Herders

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has challenged the Federal Government to also arrest members of…

Zamfara Lawmaker Killed After Welcoming Matawalle To APC

Bandits have killed the member representing Shinkafi constituency in the Zamfara State House of Assembly Muhammad…

PDP Leaders Storm NASS To Protest Onochie’s Nomination As INEC Commissioner

Leaders of the main opposition party, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday stormed the National…

Fmr APGA National Secretary In Zamfara Defects To APC

A former National Secretary and Governorship candidate for the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in the…

Delta PDP Suspends Nwaoboshi For Anti-Party Activities

The State Working Committee (SWC) of the Delta State Chapter of the Peoples  Democratic Party (PDP)…

Analysis: For Nigeria Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi and Suspended Ports MD Hadiza Bala-Usman, It’s Personal

The suspension of Ms Hadiza Bala-Usman as the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority last…

Nigeria: Supreme Court Upholds Electoral Commission’s Power to Deregister Political Parties

Supreme Court of Nigeria on Friday put a final lid on the prospect of reinstating the…

Oshiomhole blasts 82-year-old Robert Clark, says his statement is irresponsible, senseless

Adams Oshiomhole, the combative former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is back to…

INEC To Hold Jigawa Bye-Election On June 19

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will conduct a bye-election for the Gwaram Federal Constituency of…

Lagos Assembly Suspends Three LG Chairmen

The Lagos State House of Assembly has suspended three local government Council Chairmen over alleged disregard…

We Have Not Heard From Our President Despite Daily Killings – Minority Caucus

The Minority Caucus of the National Assembly on Tuesday lamented that President Muhammadu Buhari has remained…

Nigeria: South-east, South-south Leaders Reject PDP’s Panel Report, Insist on Power Shift

South-east and South-south leaders on Friday rejected the report of a committee set up by the…

NBS Report: APC Govt Is Lying About Job Creation, Says PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) led the Federal Government…

Nigeria: APC Has No Zoning Agreement on 2023 Presidency, Says Kogi Governor Bello

Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, on Sunday rekindled the controversy over the rotational presidency with…

Ortom Slams Bala Mohammed, Calls Him ‘Terrorist Terrorising Nigeria’

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom on Monday accused his Bauchi State counterpart, Bala Mohammed, of being…

Nigeria: PDP Governors Restate Case for Decentralised Police

Amidst the worsening insecurity in the country, governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic…

Progressive Governors’ Forum DG Faults Fani-Kayode’s Planned Defection To APC

The Director-General of the Progressive Governors’ Forum, Salihu Lukman, has described the recent attempt to accept…

2023 Elections: No Doubt Nigerians Will Vote APC Again – Uzodinma

Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma is confident that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will continue to…

2023 Polls: APC Governors Forum DG Accuses Transparency Int’l Of Attempting To Influence Outcome

The Director-General of the Progressives Governors Forum, Salihu Lukman, has accused Transparency International of attempting to…

Youth Party Submits Letter Of Intent To Participate In 2023 Poll

The Nigeria Youths Democratic Party (NYPD) on Tuesday submitted its letter of intent to register as…

761 Days to 2023 Presidential Election, Nigerian Politicians Start to Re-align

With the 2023 presidential election exactly 761 days away from Sunday, politicians across the two major…

US Crisis: Better To Lose Power Than Disrupt Peace, Says Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday said leaders across the world should look out not just…

S/West Caretaker Committee Nullifies Suspension Of Five Ondo PDP Chieftains

The South-West Zonal Caretaker Committee of the People’s DemocraticParty (PDP) has nullified the suspension of five…

Umahi Was PDP In The Exterior, But APC At Heart – Adesina

President Muhammadu Buhari’s special adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, says Ebonyi State Governor, Dave…

Tribunal Dismisses AA’s Petition Challenging Obaseki’s Re-Election

The Edo State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Benin City has dismissed the petition filed…

APC Postpones Membership Registration, Revalidation Exercise

The All Progressive Congress (APC) has postponed its membership registration and revalidation exercise across the country.…

Zamfara Rerun: APC Backing Out In Fear Of Near-Certain Defeat – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party PDP in Zamfara State has reacted to the withdrawal of the All…

APC Dissolves Party Organs At Wards, Local Governments, States And Zonal Levels

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday dissolved all party…

Not Even NEC Or Court Decision Will Make Me Return As APC National Chairman, Says Oshiomhole

Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, says he has no intention…

APC Holds Emergency NEC Meeting At Presidential Villa

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday held an…

Edo Election: Tribunal Hears Five Petitions Against Obaseki’s Victory

Ten weeks after the conduct of the Edo State governorship election, hearing of petitions has commenced…

Senator Elisha Abbo Dumps PDP For APC

Senator Elisha Abbo has announced his defection from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the…

Nigeria: APC, PDP Will Not Take Decision On Zoning of Presidency Until Late 2022

All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are playing hide and seek over the…

Tinubu greatest builders of men in Yoruba nation — Fayose

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described the former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju…

Vote Us Out in 2023 If You’re Uncomfortable With Current Lawmakers, Senate President Tells Nigerians

Nigeria’s Senate President Ahmad Lawan has asked citizens to focus and engage more on debates of what the…

Umahi’s Defection: Wike, Eight More PDP Governors To Join APC, Says Bello

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, believes more governors from the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic…

Ebonyi Gov Umahi Officially Defects To APC

Stakeholders and governors of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday visited Ebonyi State as the state…

‘Politics Is Strategy, You Can’t Unveil Yourself Too Early,’ Rivers Governor Wike Tells Ebonyi Governor Umahi

The build-up to Nigeria’s 2023 presidential election is already taking an unusually exciting form by the…

Wike Slams Umahi, Says Nobody Should Have To Threaten Anyone Just For Personal Gain

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has criticised his Ebonyi State counterpart Dave Umahi for…

Supreme Court Affirms Diri As Bayelsa Governor

A seven-man panel of the Supreme Court has affirmed Douye Diri as the duly elected Governor…

Claims By PDP That They Made Me is Rubbish, They Want Me to Castigate Buhari, Says Ebonyi Governor

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi has described claims that the People’s Democratic Party made him what he is as…

Ebonyi National Lawmakers Disown Governor Umahi, Say He Should Be Grateful to PDP

National Lawmakers from Ebonyi state have announced their decision to remain in the opposition People’s Democratic…

Nigeria: Governor Umahi Confirms Swapping PDP for APC, Cites Injustice For Leaving

Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi has confirmed his defection from the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP)…

N170 Fuel Price Wicked, Unbearable, Says PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rejects an increase in the pump price of fuel to N170…

Imo Assembly Speaker Impeached

The Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Mr Chiji Collins, has been impeached. Collins…

President-Elect Biden Calls For Unity, Reconciliation. Says It’s Time For Healing

President-elect Joe Biden has called for unity and promised “a new day for America” in his…

US Election: Georgia To Recount Votes

The US state of Georgia said Friday it will recount votes from the election in which…

Biden, Trump both predict victory as president alleges theft

President Donald Trump early Wednesday said he expected a “big win” and accused Democrats of trying…

US Election: Trump Wins Indiana, Kentucky, Biden Takes Vermont, Virginia

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are battling it out for the White House,…

APC, PDP bicker over rescue of U.S. hostage

The rescue of a kidnapped American citizen in Nigeria by United States (U.S. Special Forces pmn…

PDP Asks Buhari To Stop Killing Of #EndSARS Protesters Across Nigeria

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately direct an end…

Ondo Governorship Election: Akeredolu, Jegede, Ajayi, Others Sign Peace Pact

Candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Rotimi Akeredolu; Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Eyitayo Jegede; the…

Appeal Court Overturns Nullification Of Diri’s Election As Bayelsa Governor

A five-man panel of the Appellate Court has overturned a ruling which nullified the election of…

[email protected]: PDP Asks Buhari To Rejig Cabinet, Save Nigeria From Collapse

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to rejig its cabinet and save…

Those Calling Me ‘Supreme Court Governor’ Are Ignorant – Uzodinma

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma has knocked those addressing him as Supreme Court Governor, describing them…

Deal With Me If I Become A Godfather, Says Obaseki

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, says godfatherism is dangerous to the tenets of democracy in Nigeria.…

Crisis Worsens as Group Rejects Adebayo Alao-Akala as leader- Oyo APC

The crisis within the All Progressives Congress in Oyo State worsened as a breakaway group, Unity…

I’ve Never Seen People Respond so Passionately, Obaseki Victory Speaks

Mr Godwin Obaseki is still basking in the euphoria of victory in the recently concluded governorship…

Ayade, Other PDP Governors Congratulate Obaseki- Re-Election

Following the emergence of Governor Godwin Obaseki as the winner of the Edo State governorship election,…

APC Was Going To Win the Edo Election, I Don’t Know What Happened – El-Rufai

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai on Monday suggested he was surprised at the loss of the…

Godwin Obaseki Re-Elected Edo State Governor

Mr Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has defeated Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu, to win…

Edo Decides: Mixed Reactions As Obaseki, Ize-Iyamu Vote

Mixed reactions have trailed the ongoing electoral exercise in Edo state, with various reports of electoral…

‘Card Readers Were Very Slow’: Shocked Obaseki Faults INEC

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki on Saturday said he was “surprised” and “shocked” at the slowness…

Group Seeks Development of Mobile Courts To Prosecute Electoral Offenders

An independent civil society election observation body, Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), has called for the creation…

Edo Poll: Buhari Calls For Free And Fair Election, Urges Candidates To Shun Do-Or-Die Methods

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on political parties, candidates, and security agents participating in the Edo…

UK To Prosecute Individuals Who Perpetualize Abuse In Edo, Ondo Elections

The United Kingdom on Tuesday said it will not hesitate to take actions against individuals it…

We Have Enough Personnel, Adequate Logistics To Make Edo Election Free and Fair – DIG

A Deputy Inspector General (DIG), Police Research and Planning, Leye Oyebade, has assured the people of…

Edo Elections: INEC Remains Impartial, Voters Decision Will Be Respected – Yakubu

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has said that the…

Edo Elections: Ize-Iyamu, Obaseki Signs the Peace Treaty, Welcome each other

With the election of Edo State Governors less than a week after the political parties and…

Claims And Counter Claims Dominate As Obaseki, Ize-Iyamu Debate

Strong disagreements over approaches to governance and records took centre stage during the governorship debate between…

Card Readers Destroyed as fire guts INEC Head Office in Ondo

Several card readers were damaged as fire gutted the head office of the Independent National Electoral…

Buhari: Avoid Political Crisis In Guise Of Tenure Elongation- ECOWAS Leaders

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on leaders from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS),…

Thugs Invade Premises Of Ondo State House Of Assembly Complex

Some suspected thugs have stormed the premises of the Ondo State House of Assembly. The men…

PDP Completes Wards Campaign, Thanks Supporters For Their Patience -Edo Election

The Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it has completed its campaign…

Odey wins PDP Senatorial By-Election Ticket In Cross River

A former chairman of the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Dr Stephen Odey has emerged…

Supreme Court Upholds Election Of Yahaya Bello As Kogi Governor

The Supreme Court has upheld the election of Yahaya Bello as the Governor of Kogi State.…

Edo Election: Police Clampdown On Proliferation Of Prohibited Firearms

The Edo State Police Command has begun mopping up illegal firearms ahead of the September 19…

INEC Releases Final List Of Candidates For Ondo Governorship Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission has released the list for the Ondo State governorship election scheduled…

DSS Invites 10 APC Leaders In Edo For ‘Important Meeting’

The Department of State Services (DSS) has invited 10 leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC)…

APC Resolves Leadership Crisis In Cross River

The national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has resolved the lingering leadership crisis in…

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