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    • PDP aspirants sign peace treaty ahead of Chairmanship election
      The Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) Chairmanship Aspirants on Tuesday signed a peace agreement as part of their commitments toward a successful and violent free national convention on December 9. The National Chairman, PDP National Caretaker Committe
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    • Ken Saro Wiwa was executed justly – House of Reps
      The proposal by Rep. Kingsley Chinda (PDP-Rivers) to observe a minute’s silence in honour of the late environmentalist, Ken Saro-Wiwa, 22 years after he passed on was kicked off by the House of Representatives on Tuesday. Saro-Wiwa was executed alo
      - 18 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 6:07pm -
    • Femi Falana urges NASS to pass whistle-blower blower protection bill
      The National Assembly has been urged by a Human Right Activist, Femi Falana, to hasten the passage of the Whistle-blowing Protection Bill to facilitate the fight against corruption in the country. Falana made the call on Tuesday in Abuja at the Natio
      - 19 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 5:29pm -
    • We will complete Igbo’s project – President Buhari
      The Nd’Igbo community received assurance from President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday that his administration will ensure the timely execution of roads, power and other projects in the South-East. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on
      - 20 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 4:00pm -
    • Senate recalls Ali Ndume after 91 days of suspension
      The Senate has agreed that Senator Ali Ndume has been approved by the Nigeria Senate for him to resume his duties on Wednesday November 15th after a ninety-day Suspension. The Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu says Ndume was recalled without pre
      - 21 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 3:23pm -
    • Election : Bomb scare rocked INEC office in Anambra
      There was confusion and unrest on Monday at the Anambra State Secretariat of the Independent National Electoral Commission, following alleged discovery of an explosive package which was suspected to be a bomb with just 5 days to the gubernatorial e
      - 2 days ago 13 Nov 17, 7:44pm -
    • Court fines former minister $7000 for assaulting three women
      A former deputy minister was fined $7,000 by a South African court on Monday after he pleaded guilty to assaulting three women in a nightclub after they referred to him as gay, a sentence that drew outrage from activists. Mduduzi Manana, 33, quit his
      - 2 days ago 13 Nov 17, 4:37pm -
    • 2000 APC members defect to PDP
      Two former aides to Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom; and one-time governorship aspirant under the ruling All Progressives Congress, led about 2,000 members of APC to defect to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party in Benue South senatorial distr
      - 2 days ago 13 Nov 17, 2:35pm -
    • Anambra Polls: Group warns FG to be careful over proposed IPOB threat
      The Nigerian government has been warned by the Center for Democracy and Development, CDD, to be more vigilant to ensure that last minute conflict triggered via SMS or social media contents are not allowed to disrupt the forthcoming Anambra governor
      - 2 days ago 13 Nov 17, 1:40pm -
    • Nigeria has enough food to run through 2018 – Audu Ogbeh
      The Federal Government said on Sunday that it had stocked enough food to address possible shortages in some states in 2018. Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, made the disclosure in Katsina. The minister spoke at the Joint
      - 3 days ago 12 Nov 17, 9:11pm -
    • PDP Crisis: I won’t return to vomit – Olurotimi Oke
      The candidate of the Alliance for Democracy in the November 20, 2016 governorship election in Ondo State, Chief Olusola Oke has denied the report that he was making efforts to return to the Peoples Democratic Party. Oke left the PDP in 2015 and defec
      - 3 days ago 12 Nov 17, 4:05pm -
    • Anambra State residents urged not to boycott Elections
      Senator Stella Oduah representing Anambra North, has urged residents of Anambra State to exercise their franchise which is their constitutional mandate in the November 18 governorship election in the state. Ms. Oduah made this call while speaking wit
      - 3 days ago 12 Nov 17, 3:10pm -
    • Nigerians want me to return in 2019 – Goodluck Jonathan
      Former President Goodluck Jonathan says people have been asking him to contest the 2019 election. In an interview with Dele Momodu, celebrity journalist, the immediate past president said he is moved to tears seeing people shouting “GEJ, we want yo
      - 3 days ago 12 Nov 17, 9:59am -
    • Federal Government retirees demand pension review
      Federal government retirees have called on the Government to urgently pay their outstanding 18 per cent of the 33 per cent pension increase. Some officials of the National Union of Pensioners, who spoke to press men , stated this after the organised
      - 3 days ago 12 Nov 17, 5:16am -
    • Parastatals refuses to use government domain name
      Over 30 government agencies and parastatals are yet to migrate from their international and local domain names to gov.ng domain, investigation has revealed. As of November 2, 2017, a check on the web portals of these regulatory bodies and government
      - 3 days ago 12 Nov 17, 5:00am -
    • Obasanjo reveals how PDP lost the 2015 Presidential election
      Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has told both members of the Peoples’ Democratic Party and the All Progressives Congress need to be rejuvenated for Nigeria’s democracy to be strong. Obasanjo made the observation when he received one of the PDP
      - 4 days ago 11 Nov 17, 6:57pm -
    • Breaking !!!! Governor Nyesom Wike escapes alleged assassination
      Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike has allegedly escaped an assassination attempt at Wanja junction on the Trans-Amadi road in Port Harcourt. Details soon……The post Breaking !!!! Governor Nyesom Wike escapes alleged assassination appear
      - 4 days ago 11 Nov 17, 6:50pm -
    • Somalia set to elect new president
      The self-proclaimed state of Somaliland will vote for a new president on Monday, hoping to continue a series of democratic transitions of power that sets it apart from its troubled neighbour Somalia. The northern territory, which is more tribally hom
      - 4 days ago 11 Nov 17, 2:09pm -
    • Group urges President Buhari to immortalize Ken Saro Wiwa and 8 others
      President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged by the Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People ( MOSOP ) to start the process of clearing the names of the nine Ogoni martyrs, Ken Saro-Wiwa and eight other persons, who were executed in 1995. MOSOP also ap
      - 4 days ago 11 Nov 17, 10:24am -
    • Gbenga Daniel promise to return PDP to the people
      The aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) National Chairmanship , Chief Gbenga Daniel, on Friday promised to bring back the party to the people if elected at the December 9 convention. Daniel spoke with some newsmen in Jalingo while on a ca
      - 5 days ago 10 Nov 17, 2:46pm -
    • Akwa Ibom Commissioner is dead
      The Commissioner for Investment, Commerce and Industry, Late Mrs Eno Ikpe, had been confirmed dead by the Akwa Ibom State Government. Mrs. Ikpe, a professor, died on November 8 after a protracted illness, the Commissioner for Information in the sta
      - 5 days ago 10 Nov 17, 10:18am -
    • President Buhari holds meeting with Armed forced council
      President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the Armed Forces Council and ratified the National Defence Policy 2017 (Revised); Harmonised Terms and Conditions of Service Officers 2017. Buhari also inaugurated the Harmonised Terms and Condition of Servi
      - 5 days ago 10 Nov 17, 9:04am -
    • House of Reps. go against Morocco joining ECOWAS
      Members of the House of Representatives and other prominent Nigerians on Thursday warned Nigeria against supporting the application by Morocco to join the Economic Community of West African States. They also said Nigeria must not consider the option
      - 5 days ago 10 Nov 17, 5:39am -
    • Militants accuse Politicians of hijacking Amnesty
      A militant group in Ondo State, United Sea Wolf Avenger, said politicians in the state had hijacked the Federal Government’s Amnesty programme in the state by allocating the slots to their children, friends and political allies. The group made the
      - 6 days ago 9 Nov 17, 12:25pm -
    • House of Rep. passes climate bill into law
      The House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a bill to provide a legal framework for mainstreaming of climate change responses and actions into government policy formulation and implementation. The bill also proposed the establishment of a counci
      - 7 days ago 8 Nov 17, 6:07pm -
    • PDP beg Atiku Abubakar to return
      Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has received a call from the Adamawa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to return to the party ahead of the 2019 general elections. The state chairman of the party, Shehu Tahir, made the call whi
      - 7 days ago 8 Nov 17, 5:59pm -
    • President Buhari proposed budget may suffer delay – Yakubu Dogara
      Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has revealed some of the challenges confronting the 2018 budget. Speaking during the presentation of the 2018 budget proposals by President Muhammadu Buhari, Dogara stated that those challen
      - 7 days ago 8 Nov 17, 5:12am -
    • Rochas Okorocha set to receive Liberia President
      Weeks after receiving South African president, Jacob Zuma on a 2-day working visit, Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha will on Thursday, November 9th, receive Liberian president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. A statement by Governor Okorocha’s Chief Pres
      - 8 days ago 7 Nov 17, 8:52pm -
    • Grace Mugabe is favourite to be next Zimbabwe President – Reports
      President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe’s sacking of his deputy, Emmerson Mnangagwa, according to reports was part of a wider purge, while analysts say it was meant to neutralise any resistance to the political rise of his wife, Grace. Mr. Mugabe sack
      - 8 days ago 7 Nov 17, 6:59pm -
    • JUST IN !!!!! President Buhari presents 2018 Appropriation Bill to the National Assembly
      President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja presented N8.612 trillion as the 2018 Appropriation Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly, saying the projected expenditure will drive rapid economic recovery. He said at the session that with
      - 8 days ago 7 Nov 17, 4:16pm -
    • President Buhari appoints Mohammed Dawuda as new NIA DG
      President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Ambassador Mohammed Dawuda as the Acting-Director General of the National Intelligence Agency. According to reports, the appointment was said to have been quietly approved by President Muhammadu Buhari over
      - 8 days ago 7 Nov 17, 3:14pm -
    • President Buhari set to present 2018 Appropriation Bill today
      The 2018 Appropriation Bill will be presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to a joint session of the National Assembly today (Tuesday). According to reports, the Federal Government plans to spend about N8.6tn next year, an increase of 15 per cent fr
      - 8 days ago 7 Nov 17, 11:53am -
    • NSCDC Teaches Private Security Staff in Osun
      According to the new information released by Babawale Afolabi, the agency’s Public Relation Officer, the Osun State Command of NSCDC has instructed personnel from private security outfits. The Osun State Command of NSCDC has instructed more than 40
      - 8 days ago 7 Nov 17, 10:47am -
    • “The only support I can give Buhari is help him pack his things in 2019” – BBOG’s Aisha Yesufu

      - 9 days ago 6 Nov 17, 4:04pm -
    • LASG launches new set of boats
      The Lagos State government led by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode launched new boats in the state to help improve the means of transportation in the state. The governor confirmed that the boat will be used by officials of the state to help improve the use
      - 9 days ago 6 Nov 17, 2:15pm -
    • Nigerian Air Force strike down Boko Base
      The Nigerian Air Force has continued to rain significant fire on insurgents’ hideouts, with intensive day and night aerial bombardments. The Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters, Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya, disclose
      - 11 days ago 4 Nov 17, 10:58pm -
    • APC chairman assassinated by unknown gunmen
      The chairman of Action Democratic Party in Jos East Local Government Area, Josiah Waziri Fursom, has been killed by unknown assassins. The party’s Director of Media, Kayode Jacobs, said Fursom was murdered by assassins on Thursday night. He said th
      - 11 days ago 4 Nov 17, 8:53pm -
    • President Buhari government does not favor the North – Femi Adesina
      The Presidency on Saturday insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointments are not lopsided in favour of the North as suggested by a recent media report. According to the Special Adviser of the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Ade
      - 11 days ago 4 Nov 17, 1:38pm -
    • Ex- Governor dumps PDP for APC
      The former governor of Zamfara State, Mahmuda Shinkafi, has picked the All Progressives Congress (APC) party’s membership card at the party’s secretariat in Gusau, the state capital. The event took place on Thursday before a large crowd of suppor
      - 13 days ago 2 Nov 17, 9:50pm -
    • Afenifere queries EFCC failure to probe Babachir Lawal
      The Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere has queried the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over its failure to invite the former Secretary to Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, following his indictment for corruption. It noted tha
      - 13 days ago 2 Nov 17, 4:10pm -
    • Afenifere commiserates with Bola Ahmed Tinubu
      The pan-Yoruba group, Afenifere has commiserated with the National Leader, All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu over the death of his son, Babajide. The group in a statement on Thursday by its publicity secretary, Yinka Odumakin described the incid
      - 13 days ago 2 Nov 17, 3:55pm -
    • CAN backs Governor Fayose’s decision to contest for President
      The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN ) has backed the decision of the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, to contest the 2019 presidential election. The body also advised the governor not to be distracted by people who have nothing good to off
      - 14 days ago 1 Nov 17, 3:57pm -
    • ‘Does selling ones kinsmen not have limits?” – FFK slams Tinubu over confidence in Buhari
      Following APC Chieftain, Bola Tinubu statement that President Buhari is working tirelessly to deliver the better Nigeria mandate to Nigerians, PDP Chieftain and former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has accused Tinubu is sticking to selling out
      - 15 days ago 31 Oct 17, 3:33pm -
    • President Buhari receives senate backing over the sacking of Babachir Lawal
      President Muhammadu Buhari has received the backing of the Nigerian Senate over the sacking of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Babachir Lawal. A probe into the alleged mismanagement of funds under the Presidential Initiative
      - 15 days ago 31 Oct 17, 1:08pm -
    • Metuh trial: Defense urges court to arrest DSS boss for failing to produce Dasuki
      The defence in the ongoing trial of a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, on Tuesday urged the Federal High Court in Abuja to order the arrest of the Director-General of the Department of State Service, M
      - 15 days ago 31 Oct 17, 12:51pm -
    • ‘Deposit N1billion and I’ll testify’ -Ex-President Jonathan tells Metuh
      Following the witness summon issued against him by a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, ex-President Goodluck Jonathan who is scheduled to appear today as a defence witness in the trial of former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Oli
      - 15 days ago 31 Oct 17, 10:40am -
    • Protesters storm APC secretariat, calling for Odigie-Oyegun’s sack
      A few hours before the commencement of the meeting of the national caucus of the All Progressives Congress, a group of protesters under the aegis of Save APC and Democracy Youth Vanguard stormed the National Secretariat of the APC demanding the remov
      - 16 days ago 30 Oct 17, 5:33pm -
    • Uhuru Kenyatta declared President of Kenya
      Kenyan incumbent, President Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared winner of a controversial re-run of the presidential election. He won 98% of the vote with turnout at just under 39% less than half that recorded in August’s vote, according to the electi
      - 16 days ago 30 Oct 17, 4:28pm -
    • Press release: President Muhammadu Buhari sacks Babachir Lawal and DG NIA
      According to reports, President Muhammadu Buhari has studied the report of the panel headed by the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, which investigated allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir L
      - 16 days ago 30 Oct 17, 2:42pm -
    • Iyiola Omisore invited by the Police for assaulting Late Isiaka Adeleke
      The Osun State Police Command have invited former deputy governor of Osun State, Iyiola Omisore, over an alleged attack on the late Senator Isiaka Adeleke in line to the governorship primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP ) in 2014. Th
      - 16 days ago 30 Oct 17, 7:15am -
    • PDP Chairmanship: Bode George rejected by S/West leaders
      Former National Vice-Chairman (South) of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Bode George, stated on Sunday that he was in the race for the party national chairmanship to correct the mistakes that have been made by past leaders of the party. George
      - 16 days ago 30 Oct 17, 6:00am -
    • President Buhari won’t allow APC win 2019 elections – PDP
      The Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ) caucus at the House of Representatives on Sunday tackled President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration over the recall of the former Chairman, Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina. It
      - 17 days ago 29 Oct 17, 8:58pm -
    • ‘Goodluck Jonathan doled out N100bn and $295million cash in two weeks’ – VP Osinbajo
      Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the massive looting of the nation’s resources by the immediate past administration of President Goodluck Jonathan is responsible for the economic crunch the country suffers from under the present administr
      - 17 days ago 29 Oct 17, 6:51am -
    • President Buhari has lost his focus – Customs CG
      The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (retd.), has blasted the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration saying it has not kept to its promises. Ali said this at the unveiling of an ultra-modern Buhari Support Orga
      - 18 days ago 28 Oct 17, 5:51am -
    • ‘Maina’s scandal is a mess Buhari inherited from Jonathan’s government’ -Garba Shehu
      President Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, who was Channels Television’s guest on Politics Today show, talked the controversial reinstatement of former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Ref
      - 19 days ago 27 Oct 17, 11:48am -
    • Senate President, US Ambassador, others meets over Nigeria economy
      The Senate President ,Bukola Saraki, on Thursday stated that one of the primary objectives of the 8th National Assembly was to increase private sector participation in all spheres of the economy in order to make the country viable. Saraki, according
      - 19 days ago 27 Oct 17, 5:18am -
    • N918m Fraud: Titi Atiku orders EFCC to arrest Akpan Jacobs
      A pastor identified as Nsikakabasi Akpan-Jacobs charged with defrauding Mrs Titi Atiku, the wife of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar of N918 million, has alleged that he was detained for three weeks by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission
      - 21 days ago 25 Oct 17, 6:37pm -
    • President Buhari rejects same currency for Ecowas countries
      President Muhamadu Buhari on Tuesday in Niamey, Republic of Niger, has advised member countries of the Economic Community of West African States to be careful in pushing for a single currency for the sub-region by 2020. He cited the challenges faced
      - 21 days ago 25 Oct 17, 5:31am -
    • Goodluck Jonathan’s aide to appear in court over alleged N5.1bn fraud
      The N5.1bn alleged fraud trial of a Former Special Adviser on Domestic Affairs to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa,will be arraigned in court on Tuesday till November 3, 2017. The case, which was scheduled for continuation of hear
      - 21 days ago 25 Oct 17, 5:05am -

    Vanguard » Politics

    • newZimbabwe: From VP sacking to Mugabe house arrest
      Here is a timeline of the recent crisis in Zimbabwe, which has seen the military take control of the country with President Robert Mugabe saying he is under house arrest.The post Zimbabwe: From VP sacking to Mugabe house arrest appeared first on Van
      - 8 mins ago 15 Nov 17, 12:12pm -
    • Breaking: Confusion in Ebonyi APC as factions struggle to meet Buhari
      THERE is confusion at the Presidential lodge Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital as different factions of the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, struggle to have audience with President Muhammadu Buhari.The post Breaking: Confusio
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    • Anambra poll: Battle for 3 parties, but there could be surprises
      AFTER months of rigorous and vigorous campaigns that took the candidates to all nooks and crannies of the state, the Anambra State governorship election is just few days away. The post Anambra poll: Battle for 3 parties, but there could be surprises
      - 4 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 8:39am -
    • Power slips from Mugabe as military steps in
      Zimbabwe's military appeared to be in control of the country Wednesday as generals denied staging a coup but used state television to vow to target "criminals" close to President Robert Mugabe.The post Power slips from Mugabe as military steps in ap
      - 5 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 6:57am -
    • Anambra Governorship Debate: How candidates showed strength, weakness
      Anambra Governorship Debate: How candidates showed strength, weaknessThe post Anambra Governorship Debate: How candidates showed strength, weakness appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 8 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 4:05am -
    • Why Anambra elders are behind Obiano — Ezeife
      First civilian governor of the state, Chief Chukwuemeka Ezeife has given reasons why the state’s elders are backing the incumbent governor, Chief Willie Obiano for a second term.The post Why Anambra elders are behind Obiano — Ezeife appeared fir
      - 10 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 2:12am -
    • Why Anambarians want Nwoye — Arinze
      Nwoye has the vision of a better Anambra more than all the other candidates all of who are far better than the incumbent. He has lived with us here and the only times he has been out is going to Abuja to represent his constitutency in the House of R
      - 11 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 1:15am -
    • Why I am backing Obaze — Nwobu-Alor, APGA chieftain
      If the government has performed, why claiming other people’s projects, for instance, road networks done by Ngige and Obi’s regime? For example, it is on record that Peter Obi’s administration did a total of 265 roads during his tenure and one c
      - 12 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 12:20am -
    • Campaign Organisation DG explains Oni’s rejection of Fayose’s car gift
      Chief Olusegun Oni’s political campaign organisation says Oni’s rejection of a car gift from Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayo Fayose, was done in the interest of all Ekiti workers and pensioners.The post Campaign Organisation DG explains Oni’s rej
      - 13 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 11:21pm -
    • South-West PDP chieftains protest absence in Enugu meeting
      SOME aggrieved chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the South West who were absent from a parley organised at Enugu between governors and the aspirants for the national chairmanship of the party have faulted the meeting, saying party m
      - 15 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 9:08pm -
    • Fayose carpets Buhari on sack of 22,000 Kaduna teachers
      Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari’s support for the Kaduna State Government’s planned sack of about 22,000 teachers that purportedly failed competency test conducted by the State Government.The post
      - 18 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 6:42pm -
    • We will fulfill our promise to Ndigbo, Buhari assures
      President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the people of South-East that his administration will ensure timely execution of roads, power and other projects in the region.The post We will fulfill our promise to Ndigbo, Buhari assures appeared first on Va
      - 19 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 5:36pm -
    • Work at the Second Niger Bridge has stopped, Ohaneze tells Buhari
      PRESIDENT General of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo Tuesday told President Muhammadu Buhari who is on a two-day working visit to Ebonyi State that work at the Second Niger Bridge had stopped.The post Work at the Second Niger Bridge has stoppe
      - 19 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 5:23pm -
    • Vote Buhari to get presidency 2023, PDP chieftain tells Ndigbo
      A PDP chieftain and immediate past Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Martins Azubuike said that the shortest route to producing the much talked about Nigerian President of Igbo extraction in 2023 is to support President Muhammadu Buha
      - 22 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 2:30pm -
    • Nwoye is next Igbo action gov – Uzor Kalu
      Former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has charged Anambarians not to make the mistake of over looking the youthfulness and enterprise that All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate, Dr. Tony Nwoye, is offering the state in t
      - 22 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 2:10pm -
    • Breaking: Malami in closed session with Senate C’ttee over Mainagate
      THE Attorney- General of the Federation and Minister of Justice,Abubakar Malami is presently at a closed session with the Senate Committee to state their own positions on allegations raised by the Senate for being the mastermind of the clandestine r
      - 23 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 1:02pm -
    • Fulfill your campaign promises to Ndigbo, Ebonyi Muslim community tells President Buhari
      The Muslim community in Ebonyi, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to fulfill his 2015 campaign promises to the South-East regionThe post Fulfill your campaign promises to Ndigbo, Ebonyi Muslim community tells President Buhari appeared first
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    • Breaking: APC dares Umahi, waves broom to welcome Buhari
      Members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Tuesday defied the orders of the Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi by assembling at a corner of the road to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari who is on a two-day working visit to the state.The post B
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    • PDP govs fail to agree on next national chairman
      ENUGU—THE meeting of Governors of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Enugu, on Sunday, failed to arrive at a common position on who should be the next national chairman of the party, come December 9 national convention of the party.The post P
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    • Buhari’s visit: Police warn IPOB, parties’ supporters against disruptive acts
      The Ebonyi Police Command on Monday warned the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and political parties’ supporters against disruptive acts during President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the state on Tuesday.The post Buhari’s visit:…
      - 2 days ago 13 Nov 17, 6:48pm -

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      • Kwara LG poll: PDP shuns signing of peace accord
        The Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ) has shunned the signing of a peace accord between political parties participating in local council election in Kwara. It can be recalled that 17 political parties signed the peace accord on Tuesday. The peace acco
        - 3 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 9:27am -
      • ‘Minorities must be treated fairly’
        Itsekiri High Chief Ritalori Ogbebor, in this interview with Musa Odoshimokhe, speaks on restructuring, underdevelopment in oil-producing areas and the future of the country. Will the restructuring of the country promote the interest of the minoritie
        - 13 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 11:02pm -
      • Chidoka: I ‘ll carry out reforms across sectors
        The governorship candidate of the United Progressive Party (UPP) in Anambra State, Chief Osita Chidoka, has promised to introduce reforms across sectors, if elected. Group Political Editor EMMANUEL OLADESU examines his chances at the poll. Osita Chid
        - 13 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 11:02pm -
      • Ekiti 2018: Bejide promises better deal for teachers
        EKiti State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant Ambassador Dare Bejide has promised to defend the rights of teachers, if elected as governor. He urged government at all levels to ensure that the primacy of education is given priority
        - 13 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 11:02pm -
      • Group calls for NDDC’s dissolution
        President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to dissolve the leadership of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), for alleged failure to carry out the its mandate. It admonished the Niger Delta Avengers who threatened to resume hostilities to ha
        - 13 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 11:02pm -
      • ‘APGA ‘s planning something devilish’
        Chief Charles Amilo is the Director of Media, Tony Nwoye Campaign Organisation. In this interview with Deputy Political Editor RAYMOND MORDI, he alleges that Governor Willie Obiano is planning to rig the poll. THERE are mutual fears and suspicions
        - 13 hours ago 14 Nov 17, 11:02pm -
      • Allegations of rigging dog Anambra polls
        As the people of Anambra State go to the polls on Saturday, some of the factors that favour Governor Willie Obiano are zoning and incumbency. But, there is a question mark on the governor’s purported order three months ago that civil servants shoul
        - 2 days ago 13 Nov 17, 11:02pm -
      • ‘Obaze ‘ll bring positive changes to Anambra’
        Chief Okey Muo-Aroh is the Director, Media and Publicity, the Oseloka Obaze Campaign Organisation. In this interview with Deputy Political Editor RAYMOND MORDI, the chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) speaks on the factors that will deter
        - 2 days ago 13 Nov 17, 11:02pm -
      • PDP chairman aspirants to sign peace accord – Dokpesi
        Chief Raymond Dokpesi, the one of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ) National Chairmanship aspirants, has said that all the eight chairmanship aspirants would sign a peace accord as part of their commitment toward successful convention. Dokpesi, th
        - 2 days ago 13 Nov 17, 9:40am -
      • What do candidates have in stock for Anambra?
        Six days to the governorship election in Anambra State, political parties and their candidates are intensifying their strategies with legion of campaign promises. Nwanosike Onu reports. Six days to the Anambra State governorship election, campaign ac
        - 3 days ago 12 Nov 17, 11:00pm -

      Channelstv » Politics

      • PDP Asks Obaseki To Stop Blaming ‘Opposition For Failure’
        The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, to stop blaming past administrations and the opposition for his government’s inability to create jobs and settle pensioners. The party also advised the governor to foc
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