UPDATE ON ANAMBRA STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTIONS

UPDATE ON ANAMBRA STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTIONS

Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, on Tuesday emerged the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance in the November 18 poll in the state. The governor, who was the sole contestant in the primary, polled 1,070 “yes” votes from a total of 1,092.accredited delegates. Meanwhile, the United Peoples Party, Anambra State chapter, on Tuesday  suspended two governorship aspirants in the party, Osita Chidoka and  Mr. Chudi Ofodile. Chidoka is a former Minister of Aviation…

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ORIGINAL TARGET OF OZUBULU KILLINGS INVITED BY POLICE

ORIGINAL TARGET OF OZUBULU KILLINGS INVITED BY POLICE

The Nigeria Police has invited Aloysius Ikegwuonu aka Bishop over the Ozubulu tragedy. Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, in Anambra State, Nkiru Nwode, said yesterday that Bishop, is expected to appear at the police headquarters in Awka on Friday. The police however, clarified that the invitation is not an arrest. Ikegwuonu was the target of attack on St Philip’s Catholic Church, Amakwa Ozubulu, penultimate Sunday. His father was among the 13 people who lost their…

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APC MAKES OFFICIAL REACTION TO EDO STATE ASSEMBLY CRISIS

APC MAKES OFFICIAL REACTION TO EDO STATE ASSEMBLY CRISIS

Anselm Ojezua,  has assured that peace will return to the Edo state house of assembly. Anselm who is the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), gave the assurance following the fracas that occurred on the floor of the chamber on Monday. Some members impeached Justin Okonoboh and elected Kabiru Adjoto as the new speaker after violence ‎sparked in the chambers. Speaking with journalists on Tuesday after meeting Governor Godwin Obaseki, Ojezua confirmed ongoing consultations…

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OUR PRESIDENT WILL BE BACK SOON – BABAFEMI OJUDU

OUR PRESIDENT WILL BE BACK SOON – BABAFEMI OJUDU

Babafemi Ojudu,  the Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, on Monday said President Muhammadu Buhari is coming back to Nigeria. He said this while dismissing comments that the presidency sponsored some Nigerians to embark on solidarity protests across the country in support of Buhari. Ojudu said that the presidency does not hire people for protest marches, saying that those who participated in the pro-Buhari protest were die-hard supporters of the president. “I was working…

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EXPOSED!!! DIEZANI REVEALS THE TRUTH BEHIND HER $90 BILLION

EXPOSED!!! DIEZANI REVEALS THE TRUTH BEHIND HER $90 BILLION

Diezani Allison Madueke has finally spoken on several allegations of financial impropriety levelled against her by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Diezani said she never stole Nigeria’s money. The former Minister made the claim in a statement she issued yesterday. She said the anti-graft agency was taking advantage of her silence to try and convict her in the media hence her response. Recall that the EFCC had alleged that Diezani Alison-Madueke, a former…

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THERE ARE NO PLANS TO HIKE PETROLEUM PRODUCTS PRICE – NNPC, MARKETERS

THERE ARE NO PLANS TO HIKE PETROLEUM PRODUCTS PRICE – NNPC, MARKETERS

The NNPC and marketers in the downstream oil sector have  opened up on the alleged plans to hike the pump price of PMS, in any other case referred to as fuel. The Nigeria Labour Congress recently declared that the Federal government should not take its (NLC’s) threat to embark on an industrial action, lightly up by means of hiking the rate. Reacting, however, the NNPC manager for Public Affairs, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, stated there was…

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Buhari,Osinbajo Make  History Today

Buhari,Osinbajo Make  History Today

Hurray!!! Today marks President Muhammadu Buhari’s 100th day’s absence from office, having embarked on a clinical holiday to deal with a yet-to-be disclosed ailment in London. As he was leaving Nigeria for the second one round of overseas treatment, Mr. President passed the reins of government to his deputy, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, who automatically became the appearing President. Due to his 100-day absence from his primary workplace, President Buhari has won the record as the…

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NYSC Issues Statement Over Payment Of N75,000 To Ex-Corps Members

NYSC Issues Statement Over Payment Of N75,000 To Ex-Corps Members

Management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has disowned any portal been spread around social media that the scheme has launched a portal to pay Ex Corps members the sum of 75,000 naira. In a statement signed by the management of the scheme on Saturday, the blogs which are ‘Safe Job’ and ‘Vanguard News’ cited a purported passage of bill on payment of stipends to ex-Corps members by the Senate, and published information claiming…

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Bayelsa State Government Orders APC To Quit Secretariate

Bayelsa State Government Orders APC To Quit Secretariate

The crisis rocking the Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress is far from being over as the state government has asked the party to vacate its secretariat located along Melford Okilo Expressway, Kpansia, Yenagoa. The order to vacate the secretariat came some days after the National Executive Committee of the APC expelled the Bayelsa State Chairman of the party, Chief Tiwei Orunimighe; his deputy, Eddy Julius; and the state’s party secretary, Marlin Daniel,…

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ANOTHER GROUPS THREATENS CESSATION, PROMISE TO DECLARE BENDEL REPUBLIC

ANOTHER GROUPS THREATENS CESSATION, PROMISE TO DECLARE BENDEL REPUBLIC

Another ​​organization, Midwest movement, has threatened to declare Bendel Republic if the Federal authorities fails to address ethnic agitations. It urged the government to revert to the 1960 and 1963 constitutions, to entrench genuine federalism. Addressing reports coming from Benin city, the organization’s convener, Dr. Don Pedro Obaseki, stated restructuring changed into the answer to the agitations. Obaseki, who referred to that the Nigerian federation changed into in dire straits, said the body became concerned…

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