DECISION TIME: 2015 ELECTION
Nigeria’s democracy has never been this long without interruption. This is a development that calls for commendation on the part of our past leaders.
For 16years without the call, “fellow Nigerians” from the Khaki guys, without failed or attempted coup. Our leaders have done well! However, it is not yet uhuru.More...
THE LONDON PROTEST: A SHOW OF SHAME. Abiodun Aruleba [London]
Wonders they say will never end, Nigerian political agents in London Will not stop to amuse me, I laugh to scorn whenever I see some people who played funny roles because of their dubious character to greedily amass money from politicians. This is not acceptable. More...
As the race to the much awaited 2015 elections draws nearer and each political parties are trying to put their houses in order to see who occupied the government houses for the next four years at State and Federal level , eleven out of over 50 political parties planned and held their primaries in the Month of December 2014.
Also as part of their preparedness, parties across the federation conducted their primary elections as slated in the electoral guidelines, More...
APC GOVERNORS CHALLENGE JONATHAN: DON'T EMMPTY THE TREASURY
The political tussle between the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the country’s major opposition party, the All Progressive Congress (APC) might have taken a new turn as the APC governors recently elected have made a shocking accusation against President Goodluck Jonathan.
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APC GOVS TO MEET BUHARI TOMORROW
All the Governors of the All Progressives Congress are meeting with the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, in Abuja tomorrow 5th May 2015.
The meeting, it was gathered, would be the first to be attended by the governors jointly since the conduct of the March 28 presidential election which Buhari won. Read more
CALL FOR MUAZU'S RESIGNATION: FAYOSE IS AN INGRATE
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Crises took another twist on Monday 4th May, with the National Working Committee, NWC of the party condemning the call by South West Zone to sack the NWC, according to their Spoke person Olisa Metu, it was painful that Governor Ayodele Fayose whom they helped to power was pushing for the sack of the present NWC.
CALL ON SACK OF NWC: MU'AZU, OTHERS BERATE FAYOSE
Former Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate in Imo State, Senator Ifeanyi Araraume has said his party, The PDP has no respect for democracy in Nigeria.
He revealed this yesterday during a meeting with his campaign organisation members, The Destiny Organisation, in Owerri. Read more
Hon Vincent Olasehinde representing Ose Local Government in the Ondo State House of Assembly has described the March 28th Election as the real voice of the people of Ondo State and Nigerians in General.
Speaking with Ebony Herald on Phone early Sunday morning, Hon Olasehinde said the election results so far released shows that she has been vindicated, " for all that I have passed through in the hand of Governor Mimiko and his gang in the Ondo State House of Assembly, twice I have been suspended for offences I did not commit" Read more
PRESIDENTIAL POLL: TINUBU, FASHOLA DELIVER WARDS. LEADS IN OTHERS
Accreditation went smoothly as residents queued in an orderly manner. Intending voters were asked to first check their names on the voters list pasted at their polling centre, before their PVC and fingerprint was taken by the card reader.
It took at least one minute for each voter to be accredited at the Ward G-3 voters waited endlessly for INEC. Some voters however, had to wait for about two hours for INEC staff to arrive.
It was gathered that at the VGC, Recreation Centrewhere the APC Vice Presidential Candidate, Professor Yemi Osinbajo registered, INEC staff did not arrive until at about 10:30am. Osinbajo and some other voters had arrived the polling unit as early as 8am. In some polling units in Festac, Amuwo Odofin, Oke Afa, INEC staff also did not arrive on time for the accreditation.Read more
APC dares NIMASA over litigation threat
---- Threatens to open a Pandora box
---As the agency’s ultimatum expires
The battle line seemed to have been drawn in what may later become a long-drawn battle between the All Progressive Party (APC) and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) over a disputed sponsorship of hate campaign against General Mohammed Buhari, the presidential flag bearer of the party.
In what appeared to be a build-up to the face-off, the APC has alleged that NIMASA was funding hate campaigns against its presidential hopeful in a popular Television station based in the Lagos suburb. Read more
NSCDC, PRIVATE TANK OWNERS SHOULD BE CALLED TO ORDER-IPMAN
FROM ADAMU USMAN ATTABOH,
The Independent Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Rivers State Chapter has urged the Federal Government and the Directorate of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to call the officials of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and private tank owners to order to prevent scarcity of fuel in the state.
Speaking through its state chairman- Prince Sunny Nkpe in a press conference at their secretariat in Alesa, Eleme, the group said:" We want to call the attention of the government and the DPR to the activities of private tank owners who have arbitrarily jerked up the price of Read more