EL-RUFAI HAS AN INFLUENCE OVER BUHARI. | SHEHU SANI

Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Senator Shehu Sani says the overbearing influence of Governor Nasir El-Rufai on President Muhammadu Buhari and APC National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole is responsible for his failure to get the party's Senatorial ticket and subsequent decision to leave the party.   Speaking on Channels TV…

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,…

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…

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…

MY JOB IS TO ENSURE THAT I’M POLITICALLY CORRECT. – Ita Enang

Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang has stated that his job as a presidential liaison is to maintain his neutrality regarding the determination of the APC to have Senator Bukola Saraki removed as Senate President.   Speaking a while ago in Abuja, Senator…