SHEHU SANI WALKS AWAY.

Senator Shehu has resigned his membership of the ruling All Progressive Congress(APC), as reported by The Cable.   The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial district has been at loggerheads with his state governor who vowed to ensure he doesn't return to the red chamber.   While the party hierarchy in…

I DIDN’T DEFECT – Senator Akpabio

Former Akwa Ibom State Governor, Senator Godswill Akpabio has stated that his crossing over to the All Progressive Congress(APC) wasn't a defection but a movement of like minds. Speaking on 'moments of thought' last night, the former senate minority leader said “I didn't defect, it was a movement of like…

ATIKU ABUBAKAR EMERGES AS PDP PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE.

The Presidential Primaries of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party holding in Port Harcourt has produced a winner Alhaji Atiku Abubakar(Waziri Adamawa), who beat 11 other aspirants to clinch the party's ticket. Alhaji Abubakar scored 1,532 to defeat his closest challenger and governor of Sokoto state Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal who scored…

ANOTHER ALLY DUMPS GOVERNOR EMMANUEL.

Another ally of Akwa Ibom State Governor and Special Adviser on Electoral Matters, Honorable Mfon Udeme has dumped the Governor Emmanuel. In his resignation letter addressed to the Governor, the former Chairman of Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area sited ill-treatment and high-handedness by the Governor as his reasons for quitting…

YAHAYA BELLO DECLARES 2019 ELECTION RESULTS.

Ahead of the 2019 elections, Kogi state governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello has already declared the result of the elections in favour of his party APC, five months to the general elections.   The Governor while briefing newsmen on the efforts of his government towards assisting victims of 10 Local Government…

DR CHRIS EKPENYONG TO REPLACE SENATOR AKPABIO.

Following the defection of former Akwa Ibom State Governor to the ruling All Progressive Congress, stakeholders and elders of Akwa Ibom North West(Ikot Ekpene) Senatorial District have resolved to ensure he is returned to his Ukana Ikot Ntuen hometown.   Rising from a meeting earlier today, the leaders endorsed former…

SENATOR MAGNUS ABE OPENS FACTIONAL APC SECRETARIAT IN RIVERS STATE.

All is now set for the grand opening of a parallel Rivers State APC secretariat for a faction of the party loyal to Senator Magnus Abe. The ceremony which is scheduled for today will be attended by Senator Abe, Elder Chidi Wihioka(member representing Ikwerre /Emohua federal constituency), Prince Peter Odike(former…

RIVERS STATE PDP: THE WIDENING CRACK.

All seem not well within the camp of Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and the PDP in the state. For over three years, the state governor has been able to keep a leash on the state chapter of the PDP and his cabinet. While it appeared rosy on the…

IGP RENAMES SARS TO FSARS.

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has overhauled the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The Special Anti-Robbery Squad unit(SARS) will now be known as Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) and will be headed by a commissioner of police.   Public Relations Officer of the Nigerian Police, Mr Jimoh Moshood announced this…