Category: Politics

2020 Ondo Guber Poll : Group drums supports for Kazeem Olanrewaju. -says he’s best among other aspirants. By Osaretin Idunbor

The political atmosphere of Ondo State keeps getting interesting as the election day draws nearer. A new entrant to the scene is a former commissioner for Agriculture, former commissioner for works and Housing in Odo State, Hon. Olanrewaju Kazeem from the same Northern Senatorial District with the Incumbent Gov. ROTIMI Akeredolu. Information from the Unity…

PDP REPS CAUCUS CALLS FOR PROSECUTION OF OSHIMOLE, CONGRATULATES GOV. DIRI. By Saheed Badmus

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives led by Hon. Kingsley Chinda has congratulated Sen. Douye Diri as elected Governor of Bayelsa State following the Supreme Court Judgement that nullified the election of APC Deputy and the Governor-elect poll in the 2019 guber election,describing it as historic and landmark victory for…

Hope Uzodinma, Rochas  Okorocha storm House of Rep as Two Imo Members defect to APC. By Saheed Badmus

          The two Action Alliance Lawmakers in the Federal House of Representatives on Thursday defected to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) They cited irreconciliatory differences in the Action Alliance in Imo State and other issues as reasons for their defection. There was jubilation in the House as the Speaker, Femi…

Supreme Court Sacks Lyon As Bayelsa Governor-Elect, Hours Before Inauguration- Channels Television

The Supreme Court has sacked the governor-elect of Bayelsa State, David Lyon, and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo. A five-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued to the All Progressives Congress’ candidate as the winners of the November 16,…

INEC Sets Date For Edo and Ondo State Governorship Elections. By Ladidi Alhassan

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced September 19 for Edo State 2020 Governorship election. The INEC Chairman also announced October 10 as the date for Ondo State governorship poll. However, the electoral body INEC has deregistered 74 political parties out of Nigeria’s 92 parties. The Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu made the declaration…

Insecurity: Senate President backs regional intervention

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Monday reviewed the current security architecture of the country and demanded an urgent restructuring to make a way for intervention from other tiers of government. Lawan, in an interview with journalists in Abuja, also welcomed the recent regional and states initiatives to tackle the unfortunate security challenges…