Politics

‘I was disappointed with Supreme Court’s decision’ – Jerry Gana

‘I was disappointed with Supreme Court’s decision’ – Jerry Gana

Politics April 1, 2019 at 10:07 am 0 comments

The presidential campaign team of Professor Jerry Gana of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) Says it is disappointed by the ruling of the Supreme Court which declared Donald Duke as the authentic SDP presidential candidate.
In December 2018, Duke’s nomination as the

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Gbajabiamila Formally Declares Bid To Contest For Speaker

Gbajabiamila Formally Declares Bid To Contest For Speaker

Politics March 31, 2019 at 8:30 pm 0 comments

As the race for the position of Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives in the ninth Assembly continues, Femi Gbajabiamila, the Majority Leader, has formally put himself forward.
Gbajabiamila, who made the declaration on Sunday at Transcorp Hilton, Abuja, said he is seeking the office to unite all Nigerians, irrespective

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You can’t deregister any party, APP chair tells INEC

You can’t deregister any party, APP chair tells INEC

Politics March 30, 2019 at 3:37 pm 0 comments

The National Chairman of Action Peoples Party , Imo Ugochinyere , on Saturday said the Independent National Electoral Commission lacked the power to deregister some political parties as threatened .
Ugochinyere said this in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja .
He said the electoral body cannot go

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Lagos Polls: Sanwo-Olu Receives Certificate Of Return

Lagos Polls: Sanwo-Olu Receives Certificate Of Return

Politics March 29, 2019 at 6:41 pm 0 comments

Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was the most notable name in attendance as Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Lagos State Governor-Elect, and his running mate Obafemi Hamzat received their certificates of return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a ceremony held at the commission’s office

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Ekiti governorship: I am going to Supreme Court – Olusola-Eleka

Ekiti governorship: I am going to Supreme Court – Olusola-Eleka

Politics March 29, 2019 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP candidate in the July 14, 2018, governorship election in Ekiti, Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, on Friday rejected the judgment of the Court of Appeal in a suit he instituted to challenge the victory of Gov. Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC)
Olusola-Eleka also said

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INEC Issues Certificate of Return to Gov El-Rufai

INEC Issues Certificate of Return to Gov El-Rufai

Politics March 29, 2019 at 11:42 am 0 comments

Kaduna State Governor, Nasiru El-Rufai, has called on the people of the state to shun all forms of division and strife, but contribute to building more secured communities for enduring peace.
El-Rufai made the appeal after receiving his Certificate of Return from INEC on Thursday in Kaduna.
He stressed that

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