17 Southern Nigeria Governors Will Converge In Lagos On Monday

17 Southern Nigeria Governors Will Converge In Lagos On Monday

The 17 governors from the South-west, South-east and South-south are to meet in Lagos on Monday to discuss latest national issues forge stronger partnership. The meeting is coming after 12 years of a similar gathering. A statement by the Secretary to the Lagos State Government, Tunji Bello, said the meeting would be co-hosted by the Governors of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode and Akwa Ibom, Emmanuel Udom. Mr. Bello said the meeting is in line with…

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2019 Politics: Jonathan, IBB Met Behind Close-Doors

2019 Politics: Jonathan, IBB Met Behind Close-Doors

Immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday had a closed-door meeting with former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida (retd.) He had at the close of the meeting told journalists that he is now a retired politician. The meeting held at the uphill residence of Babangida in Minna, the Niger State capital and was said to have lasted for over two hours. It was learnt that Jonathan arrived Babangida’s residence at about 10:00am in a GMC…

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2019 Presidency: Anyone Can Become Our Presidential Candidate – APC

2019 Presidency: Anyone Can Become Our Presidential Candidate – APC

Ahead 2019 general elections, the South West leaders of the All Progressives Congress has said that President Muhammadu Buhari has not yet told them if he will seek re-election but that in case he decides to run and luckily picks the party ticket, that the region will support him. This was stated by a chieftain and former acting chairman of APC, Chief Bisi Akande. He said this on Thursday at the meeting of the APC…

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Anyone Calling For Buhari To Contest In 2019 Is An Enemy Of Nigeria – Cardinal Okogie

Anyone Calling For Buhari To Contest  In 2019 Is An Enemy Of Nigeria – Cardinal Okogie

According to the Archbishop Emeritus of Lagos Archdiocese and former President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Anthony Cardinal Olubunmi Okogie, those people calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to contest for the Presidency in 2019 do not mean well for Buhari and the nation. “They are simply enemies of Nigeria,” he said. “As far as Cardinal Anthony Okogie is concerned, his first term is bad; I think it’s below the average mark,” he said…

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I Have Been Sidelined Despite Using My Contacts, Resources To Bring Buhari To Power – Atiku

I Have Been Sidelined Despite Using My Contacts, Resources To Bring Buhari To Power – Atiku

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Wednesday, alleged that he had been pushed to the corner by President Muhammadu Buhari-led government which he said he helped into power in 2015. Atiku’s salvo at the government came on a day one of Buhari’s ministers said she would resign from the cabinet should Atiku announce today he would run for president in 2019. In an interview aired during yesterday’s morning programme of the Hausa Service of the Voice…

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I WILL NOT SUPPORT EL-RUFAI FOR 2019 – SENATOR HUNKUYI

I WILL NOT SUPPORT EL-RUFAI FOR 2019 – SENATOR HUNKUYI

The Senator representing Kaduna North Senatorial District, Suleiman Hunkuyi  has revealed that he will not support Nasir El-Rufai for a second term. Hunkuyi’s stand boils down to El-Rufai’s no-challant attitude to the problems affecting the people of Kaduna State and believes they could probably decide his fate in the 2019 election. Besides, he also declared that he has no intention of running for any Governorship seat in the All Progressive Congress but insisted that El-Rufai…

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APC Governors Plan To Remove Oyegun, And Reorganize The Party For 2019

APC Governors Plan To Remove Oyegun, And Reorganize The Party For 2019

Governors on the All Progressives Congress (APC) are planning to ouster the National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, who is alleged to have lost the confidence of top members and reorgainsie the party for 2019 election. The re-organisation, according to The Daily Times is being planned the Chairman of the Governors Forum and Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha, other state governors: Nasir el-Rufai (Kaduna); Abdullahi Ghanduje (Kano); Aminu Masari (Katsina) and Yahaya Bello (Kogi). Findings also…

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Buhari To Sack Amaechi, Fashola, Lai Mohammed, Others, And Appoint Capable Hands Immediately – Okorocha Leaks Top Agenda

Buhari To Sack Amaechi, Fashola, Lai Mohammed, Others, And Appoint Capable Hands Immediately – Okorocha Leaks Top Agenda

The Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has revealed that President Muhamamdu Buhari, would sack some of his Ministers, and appoint capable hands. Okorocha said this when he featured on Sunday Politics, a programme on Channels Television, which was monitored by Post-Nigeria. “Buhari will sack some of his old Ministers, their stay is long overdue”, he said, in response to a question on the cabinet reshuffle. He expressed hope that there would be a change in…

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Dates For The 2019 General Elections Released By INEC

Dates For The 2019 General Elections Released By INEC

Dates for the 2019 general elections has been released by the The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). This was made know by the INEC chairman Prof Dawodu at the swearing in of Resident Electoral Commissioners yesterday in Abuja. He said ”As you are already aware, the Commission has fixed the date for the next General Elections. INEC Chair. The Presidential & Nat. Ass. elections will hold on 16/02/19 while Gov, State Ass. & Area Council…

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Fayose Tells Nigerians, ‘I’m Already In Aso Rock,’ Send In Congratulatory Messages

Fayose Tells Nigerians, ‘I’m Already In Aso Rock,’ Send In Congratulatory Messages

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has asked Nigerians to start sending in congratulatory messages on his 2019 presidency as he is “in Aso Rock already”. Governor Fayose, at the national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abuja on Saturday, said he is more than sure the PDP will oust the All Progressives Congress (APC) from power come 2019. The governor, who said “Nigerians have entered one chance” with the Muhammadu Buhari administration,…

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