Thursday, December 2, 2021

Politics

December 1, 2021

AnambraDecides: Court dismisses suit challenging Soludo’s qualification

Ruling on Wednesday, the court dismissed a suit challenging the duo’s qualification for the November 6 Anambra governorship election.

Chukwuma Soludo
December 1, 2021

#EndSARS: ‘I don’t walk with murderers’, Dele Farotimi replies to Sanwo-Olu

“I do not walk in the company of murderers…#Enikure #LekkiMassacre,” the lawyer tweeted on Wednesday morning.

Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Dele Farotimi
December 1, 2021

Gov. Umahi suspends civil servants over killing of construction workers

“I can rid the hoodlums within 72, and the stakeholders should heed to the directive to prevent a different story on Effium community,” he said.

David Umahi
November 30, 2021

Ganduje has no powers to send Lamido Sanusi out of Kano: High Court

The court awarded a N10 million fine against the respondents and ordered them to tender an apology in two national dailies.

Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje and Sanusi Lamido Sanusi
November 30, 2021

Igbos supporting Nnamdi Kanu that’s not fit to be governor of any South-East state: Yakassai

“I am a strong supporter of a president from the South after Buhari and also if he can come from the South East no problem; I will support it,” Mr Yakasai said.

Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB and Yakassai
November 30, 2021

I was a victim of police harassment: Gov. Fayemi

“To say governors would use them to harass opposition is false. Federal police harass people too. I was a victim of such harassment even as a sitting governor in 2014…”

Police Inspector General, Usman Baba and Ekiti State govenor, Kayode Fayemi
November 29, 2021

APC mourns Plateau assembly member Henry Longs

The late Henry Longs (APC/Pankshin South), died on Sunday after a brief illness.

November 29, 2021

Adamawa electoral commission postpones LG polls indefinitely over lack of funds

The commission says its allocation in the state’s 2021 budget was “too meagre” to organise and conduct the election.

Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri
November 29, 2021

#EndSARS Panel: Sanwo-Olu lacks power to probe police, military, says Festus Keyamo

“Only the federal government…can control the conduct of policemen and the military. Lagos state cannot…legislate too regarding police matters and military.”

Festus Keyamo
November 29, 2021

APC Crisis: Ex-Gov. Yerima calls for unity in Zamfara

Former Governor Ahmad Yerima of Zamfara has called for unity in the All Progressives Congress (APC) family in the state.

Ahmed Sani Yerima