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Governor Fayose Looting Ekiti To Fund Presidential Ambition – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has criticised Governor Ayodele Fayose for declaring ambition to contest the 2019 presidential election while owing state workers salaries and allowances ranging from six to eight months. The party said the governor’s action is a height of

Singapore Elect First Female President Without Vote

Halimah Yacob, a former speaker of parliament, was declared elected as Singapore’s first woman president on Wednesday, after the returning officer announced she was the sole candidate to qualify for the contest.   Aiming to strengthen a sense of inclusivity in the multicultural city-state, Singapore

Governor Obaseki wins Edo election petition tribunal

Governor Godwin Obaseki’s election, has been upheld by the Edo State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, that sat in Benin on Friday. Justice Ahmed Badamosi dismissed petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, declaring that it lacked merit. The

PDP Reacts to the Return of Buhari from London

  Ahmed Makarfi Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, former Kaduna governor and PDP’s national caretaker committee chairman, has urged Nigerians to continue to pray for the full recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari. “We are happy to welcome the president from his medical vacation in London. We welcome

Osinbajo is Doing What Buhari Failed To Do – Dele Momodu

The publisher of Ovation International, Dele Momodu, has said that Acting Preside8nt, Yemi Osinbajo, is effecting positive and noticeable changes in Nigeria, a feat his principal, Muhammadu Buhari failed to achieve while in the country. Buhari handed over to Osinbajo on January 19 before proceeding

Obasanjo Gives Condition to Support New Mega Party

The proposed mega party by some aggrieved opposition politicians of major political parties in the country may already have run into a hitch, following the stringent condition allegedly handed down by former President Olusegun Obasanjo to support the new party. THISDAY learnt that when the

#OndoDecides: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges Winner by a Landslide

Following the results of the Ondo Governorship election announced so far by the Independent National Electoral Commission on Sunday, it can now be confirmed that Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress has emerged the new governor-elect. Rotimi Akeredolu, the candidate of the All Progressives

2017 Will Be Better, APC Govs Assure Nigerians

  As Nigerians continue to grapple with tough times occasioned by the ongoing recession, governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have pleaded with Nigerians to be patient, assuring them that there will be a positive change in their living conditions next year. Speaking with