Monday, May 23, 2022

Politics

May 23, 2022

Thugs attack journalists at Gov. Oyetola’s campaign rally in Osun

The hoodlums wielded clubs, charms, stones, and axes with which they attacked the journalists, injuring four of them.

Osun State governor, Adegboyega-Oyetola (Photo Credit: @GboyegaOyetola)
May 23, 2022

Protesting Kogi women demand senatorial ticket for female aspirant

The women are asking that all APC male aspirants from Kogi West senatorial district withdraw for Mrs Adedoyin Eshanumi.

Kogi women protest
May 23, 2022

2023: Akpabio woos Katsina delegates with promise to sustain Nigeria’s unity

“When I was the governor of Akwa Ibom, I built so many mosques and schools for Muslims in the state.”

Godswill Akpabio
May 23, 2022

Ex-Gov. Dankwambo picks PDP Gombe North Senatorial ticket

Mr Dankwambo wants to replace Saidu Alkali, incumbent Senator representing the district.

Ex Gombe Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo
May 23, 2022

Banky W wins PDP ticket for Eti-Osa Federal Constituency seat

Mr Wellington’s twenty-eight votes put him on top of the list of other contenders from the opposition party.

Banky W
May 23, 2022

Reps postpone resumption of plenary to June 7

The postponement of plenary is to allow lawmakers to participate in their party primaries that are currently being held across the country.

House of Reps
May 23, 2022

I brought peace, unity to Senate; will bring stability to Nigeria: Lawan

Mr Lawan said he was the most experienced among other presidential aspirants, having served in the National Assembly since 1999.

President of the Nigerian Senate, Ahmad Lawan
May 23, 2022

Nigeria needs continuity of Buhari regime, says aspiring president Osinbajo

“I believe strongly that the stage that our country is at, is one that requires continuity of the sort that will enable us achieve great results.”

Buhari and Osibanjo
May 23, 2022

Eight more ministers sworn into Sri Lanka’s new cabinet

Sri Lanka has seen weeks of public protests due to a shortage in essential supplies including food and medicines.

Sri Lanka President, Gotabaya Rajapaksa
May 23, 2022

NUT to sensitise teachers on 2023 general elections

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has reiterated its commitment to sensitise its members on the importance of the 2023 general elections to the union.