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 NAMES HIS FIRST TEAM.

Former Vice President and Presidential Candidate of the People's Democratic Party(PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has named his first time - those to pilot the affairs of his campaign organization as parties and candidates await the lifting of the ban in campaigns by INEC.   National Publicity Secretary of the PDP,…

COURT NULLIFIES RIVERS STATE APC PRIMARIES.

A high court sitting in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital has nullified all primaries held by the factional APC chairman Ojukaye Flag-Amachree. Hon Amachree leads the faction loyal to Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi.   The court held that the congress which produced Amachree held in disobedience of a…

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…

PDP CONVENTION: THE IMPENDING STORM.

As the PDP convention draws closer, there are obvious signs of trouble ahead. While Port Harcourt has been chosen as the convention venue, many stakeholders believe the choice of Port Harcourt will spell doom for the party.   Presidential aspirants on the platform of the party have expressed dismay at…

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…