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Osun Guber Poll: Day of Judgment beckons as Supreme Court set to hear Adeleke’s Appeal

The Supreme Court has fixed today (Monday) for the hearing of the appeal filed by the Senator Ademola Adeleke, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the September 2018 governorship election in Osun State. By the appeal, Adeleke is seeking the reversal of the May 9, 2019 majority judgment of the Court Read more

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Atiku denies planning protest over INEC server, says ‘I have confidence in God’

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar has said he has confidence in God on all matters regarding the outcome of the election. The former vice president made the statement while denying threatening to lead a street protest in the event that the election petition tribunal ruled Read more

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APC backs mace theft alleged ‘sponsor’, Omo-Agege for Deputy Senate President

Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has finally announced its preferred candidates for the offices of the Deputy Senate President and Deputy Speaker. The party announced the adoption of Delta Central Senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, as Deputy Senate President, and Idris Wase, representing Wase Federal Constituency, for Deputy Speaker. The decision for the choice of Omo-Agege Read more

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9th NASS: PDP reps accept offers of 60 positions from APC to support Gbaja

In order to boost the chances of Femi Gbajabiamila emerging the next speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus in the lower chamber of the national assembly has offered lawmakers from the major opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the chairmanship and deputy chairmanship of 60 committees. The director-general Read more

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Kogi PDP in crisis as ex-Gov Ibrahim Idris goes all out to make son Guber candidate

Still smarting from the internal issues of the imposition of candidates for the National Assembly in the recent general election, People’s Democratic Party in Kogi state faces another major trouble. Former Governor Ibrahim Idris is accused of engaging in an all-out war to impose his son, Abubakar as the PDP candidate for the Kogi state Read more

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9th NASS: Accusations against Gbajabiamila “phantom and infantile” – APC breaks silence on alleged crime

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has defended its candidate for the Speakership position of 9th House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, over reports making the rounds that he was convicted by a Court in the United States of America. The APC while urging Nigerians to ignore the reports, said they were sponsored, and describing the allegations Read more

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Ninth NASS: Goje withdraws from Senate Presidency race, endorses Lawan

The race for the Senate president seat took another dimension on Thursday when Sen. Danjuma Goje (APC-Gombe Central) announced his withdrawal from the contest. Goje while giving reasons for his withdrawal said he stepped down from the race to endorse the candidacy of Sen. Ahmad Lawan(APC Yobe North). Both senators reportedly spoke with State House Read more