Sunday, July 25, 2021

Politics

July 20, 2021

Buhari will determine 2023 elections: Garba Shehu

Mr Shehu said Mr Buhari will not risk allowing another party to derail the structures he has set for the country in 2023.

Buhari, Atiku, Tinubu
July 20, 2021

Women have to be rebellious to make it in Nigerian politics: Iyom Anenih

Ms Anenih maintained that women must be ready to fight for their space to be relevant in politics.

Iyom Josephine Anenih
July 20, 2021

Sultan of Sokoto tells Buhari, other leaders to fear God, be responsible

The Sultan of Sokoto has used his Eid-el-Kabir message to tell President Muhammadu Buhari and other leaders in Nigeria to fear God and be responsible.

Sultan of Sokoto Sa’ad Abubakar III and President Muhammadu Buhari
July 20, 2021

Anambra Election: Court orders INEC to make Uba PDP candidate

A high court in Anambra has ordered INEC to recognise Ugochukwu Uba as the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) candidate for the governorship election in the state.

INEC Chair Yakub and Uba
July 19, 2021

Reps block INEC from using manual accreditation during elections

The House of Representatives have allowed the use of smart card readers by INEC, effectively restricting the use of manual means to oversee electoral activities.

House of Representatives, [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter handle of Reps NGR]
July 19, 2021

Matawalle’s Defection: Court stops Zamfara lawmakers from impeaching deputy governor

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has restrained the Zamfara House of Assembly from impeaching Deputy Governor Mahdi Gusau.

Matawalle and Gusau
July 19, 2021

Unpatriotic Nigerians telling foreign governments about Nigeria’s problems: Gov. Masari

Governor Bello Masari of Katsina has described Nigerians going abroad to discuss Nigeria’s problems with foreign governments as unpatriotic.

July 18, 2021

APC releases fresh modalities for congresses

All aspirants vying for party positions must show evidence of financial membership, the APC scribe said.

APC chairman Buni
July 18, 2021

Primate Ayodele is a false prophet: Femi Adesina

He [Primate Ayodele] empowers them [his members] wish cash and materials they can use to set up themselves gainfully. I was impressed with that. But the prophetic aspect?”

July 17, 2021

PIB: Southern governors will react soon, says Gov. Emmanuel

The southern Governors’ Forum had demanded allocation of five per cent derivation as initially proposed in the PIB by the House.

Akwa Ibom state governor, Udom Emmanuel.