Politics

Three Northern APC Governors To Defect To PDP

Three northern governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are on their way to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) any moment from now, TheCable understands. As many as 30 senators and 70 members of the house of representatives are expected to follow suit before the national assembly goes on recess in the next two weeks. The ...

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Ekiti Guber: Okada Riders Get Free Fuel From Fayemi, To Convey Passengers Free

The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Monday provided free petrol to commercial motorcycle riders, better known as Okada riders, in Ado-Ekiti. The supply of free fuel was launched at a petrol station along Ikere Road in Ajilosun with the riders forming long queues to benefit from the gesture. Many of the beneficiaries decorated their bikes ...

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PDP Signs MOU With 31 Political Parties

PDP today signed MOU with leaders of 31 political parties which include ADC, PPA, NCP,R-APC,AD,MMM,GPN,RNP,NUP,ADC,PPP,RPN, UPN, KOWA,NIM,CAC, AA, GDPN and others. In attendance were all members of PDP BOT,NWC, all PDP governors and all members of the National assembly under the platform of PDP. Source: http://www.trezzyhelm.com/2018/07/2019pdp-sign-mou-with-31-political.html

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2019: Tinubu, Governors May Be Seeking Amaechi’s Removal As Buhari’s Campaign DG

..Asiwaju tells ex-Rivers governor to resign How President upturned Imo congress Abimbola Akosile Less than a week after the All Progressives Congress (APC) held its national convention amid deep disaffection, a fresh crisis appears to be brewing in the party. Some governors in conjunction with a former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, as well as some top security officers ...

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We Won’t Tolerate Cattle Ranches In Southwest, Says Afenifere

The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has rejected Federal Government’s proposed cattle ranches in the six states of the Southwest and other Yoruba-speaking states. It described the plan as an imperialist agenda to create Federal cattle territories across Nigeria. At its monthly meeting yesterday at the home of its leader, Chief Reuben Fasoranti, in Akure, the Ondo State capital, Afenifere cautioned ...

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There’s No Alternative To Restructuring – Atiku Counters President Buhari

A former Vice-President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday, countered President Muhammadu Buhari’s stance on the restructuring of the country, saying there was no alternative to restructuring if Nigeria must make progress. Atiku stated that he remained resolute in his support for the restructuring of the country, positing that there was “too much power” in the hands of the Federal Government, ...

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BREAKING: Plateau Killing: Buhari, Saraki, Dogara In Closed Door Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with the Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara behind closed doors. It was gathered that the meeting was requested by the presiding officers of the National Assembly over the Plateau killings that claimed over 200 lives. DAILY POST had reported that the Plateau ...

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Court Orders Buhari To Prosecute Lawmakers Over Alleged Stealing Of N481bn

Court orders Buhari to prosecute lawmakers over alleged stealing of N481bn from 2016 budget A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos in a landmark judgement has ordered President Muhammadu Buhari to “urgently instruct security and anti-corruption agencies to forward to him reports of their investigations into allegations of padding and stealing of some N481 billion from the 2016 budget by ...

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How Obasanjo, Nuhu Ribadu, Ezekwesili Destroyed Nigeria’s Democracy – Tony Momoh

Prince Tony Momoh, a former Minister of Information on Tuesday said former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Nuhu Ribadu, founding Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) destroyed Nigeria’s democracy by barring certain politicians from participating in the 2007 general elections without recourse to the rule of law. In an interview with DAILY INDEPENDENT, Momoh also accused Ribadu of ...

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Lai Muhammed Commissioned Irrigation And Water Projects Not A Borehole

FG commissions 21 year-old abandoned Sabke dam, other water projects A 21 year-old abandoned government’s owned Sabke Dam was among the three dams completed, commissioned and handed to Katsina state government on Monday for onward management and usage for water supply and irrigation. Sabke Dam was initiated by President Muhammadu Buhari in 1998 when he was in charge of Petroleum ...

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