Imo: Ikedioha to sack VCs, Rectors appointed by Okorocha (Details)

According to news making the rounds, a panel has recommended the sacking of all Vice Chancellors and Rectors appointed by Imo state former Governor turned Senator, Rochas Okorocha. A Report by Punch... Read more »

Buhari, Osinbajo sworn in for 2nd term.

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinabjo were on Wednesday in Abuja, sworn-in for a second term in office by the acting Chief Justice of (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad. President Buhari... Read more »

“We won’t rate governor Umahi’s first tenure 100%”_Ebonyi Good Governance.

A socio political group in ebonyi state under the umbrella of Ebonyi Good Governance has admonished that the first tenure of the executive governor of the state and chairman PDP governor’s forum... Read more »

Boko Haram members receive$3,000 daily

Mohammed, who is the Head of the Humanitarian Assistance and Rehabilitation arm of the PCNI, lamented that Boko Haram has been hijacked and operates like a cartel. “I will give you an... Read more »

All south-south and south-east states to provide 100,000 hectares each for Palm plantation

All S’South, S’East states agree with CBN to provide 100,000 hectares of land each for palm oil farming. aifpunews.com It has been revealed that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disclosed... Read more »

BREAKING: Lawmaker dies after winning election

Ezekiel Afon, a lawmaker representing Pengana Constituency in the Plateau State House of Assembly has died hours after he was re-elected to represent the constituency. Mr Bashir Sati, the Secretary of the... Read more »

Please drop litigation against Buhari, 36 presidential candidates beg Atiku

The Forum of Presidential Candidates and Political Parties for Good Governance, has appealed to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, to shelve the idea of challenging the outcome... Read more »

Afenifere, Ohanaeze, Northern Elders, N-Delta Forum reject Buhari’s re-election

The Forum of Nigerian Leaders and Elders has picked holes in the outcome of the February 23 presidential election, insisting that President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory is illegitimate. While it reviewed major developments... Read more »

Breaking: APC suspends Amosun, Okorocha over anti-party activities

The national working committee, NWC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has suspended the governors of Ogun and Imo states, Ibikunle Amosun and Rochas Okorocha over anti-party activities. The national working committee... Read more »

Breaking: “My second term will be tough”– Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that his second term in office will be tough. President Buhari who was reelected as Nigeria’s president in the just concluded presidential and parliamentary election in the... Read more »

Atiku rejects election results, heads to court

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has rejected the outcome of the February 23 presidential election. He said the election was not free, fair and that it was... Read more »

President Buhari Thanks Nigerians For Re-Election

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to his victory at the just concluded presidential election. He said he was humbled by the support of the electorate who came out to vote for him... Read more »

India strikes Pakistan in severe escalation of tensions between nuclear rivals

India’s foreign secretary, Vijay Gokhale, said the Feb. 26 airstrike in Pakistan targeted a training camp run by the militants that claimed responsibility for an attack that killed 40 Indian paramilitary officers... Read more »

What ECOWAS, AU, UN Said After PDP Rejected Presidential Results

The United Nations, African Union (AU) and ECOWAS have urged political parties to exercise “patience, calm and restraint” as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, announces the presidential results. The party was... Read more »

Tension: Former Minister Calls On Atiku, PDP To Form A Parallel Government

Formal minister Femi Fani Kayode has advised Atiku Abubakar and the People’s Democratic Party to form a parallel government if the Independent Electoral Commission INEC refuses to announce the actual results gotten... Read more »

Ubah wins anambra south with YPP

THE MOST EMOTIONAL AND SWEETEST VICTORY EVER FOR APLSCD. Winning a Senatorial Election on the platform of a hitherto unknown political party in a State like Anambra is a feat unheard of... Read more »

Ohanivo Federal Constituency Election ” Dirtiest election” says Ebonyi APP chairman.

It was a Robbery at moonlight! Ebonyi State chairman of the Action People’s Party (APP), Mr Joshua Chinedu Elekwachi appreciated the supporters as he maintained that the party do not accept the... Read more »

just in: APC wins presidential in ekiti

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday, February 25, officially declared President Muhammadu Buhari the winner of the presidential election conducted in Ekiti state. In the result announced by the returning officer,... Read more »

INEC declares Saraki defeated in Kwara Central

The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has lost the Kwara Central Senatorial District election to Ibrahim Oloriegbe of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Returning Officer, Professor Olawale Olatunbosun, announced this on... Read more »

Dino Melaye leads in Kogi West

Dino Melaye, the Peoples Democratic Party senatorial candidate in Kogi West appears to be coasting to victory in results declared so far by the Independent National Electoral Commission. In the result for... Read more »

BREAKING: INEC postpones elections in Lagos, Rivers, Anambra, others

Electoral Commission INEC has announced the postponement of the elections in some parts of Lagos, Rivers and Anambra States following disruption of the exercise due to violence. Specifically, INEC said elections in... Read more »

Two killed as APC, PDP supporters clash in Ebonyi

Two persons were killed while three others sustained injuries after a clash between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC) in Amagu ward one, Ikwo local government area of... Read more »

An election of tears, sorrow and blood

He woke up to a bright and sunny morning. It is an important day; a time to do his bounden duty to his country. Nothing betokened that it will be his final... Read more »

Attempts To Snatch Ballot Boxes In Abia State.

10 youths have been arrested from different locations in Bende local government of Abia State, over allegation of attempting to snatch ballot boxes. Read more »

Fake INEC Officials Arrested In Rivers State.

Security operatives in Rivers state have arrested suspected militants/thugs which were allegedly imported for the ongoing presidential and national assembly elections. The suspects were apprehended along Mbiama bridge in Ahoada West Local... Read more »

BREAKING!!! Maiduguri under attack as multiple bombs rocks the capital city of Borno state

Residents of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, are currently in panic as series of explosions have rocked the city all within ten minutes. The explosions, seven of them, began at around 5:50am... Read more »

NEWS; Buhari vs Atiku: Multiple international, local polls predict winner [see details]

President Muhammadu Buhari and former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will be engaging in a final battle of who leads Nigeria in the presidential election scheduled for tomorrow. President Buhari overcame the... Read more »

Dollar crashes to 184 naira to 1 dollar_ Google confirms.

The sudden crash in the exchange rate from #361 per dollar to #184 per dollar, which occoured at about 4:30pm and maintained thisrate for only a short period, as Google confirms the... Read more »

– The president was received at the airport by Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina state, the minister of state for Aviation, Hadi Sirika and members of the National Assembly from the state... Read more »

National broadcast by President Muhammadu Buhari

Dear Nigerians, Finally, we have reached the eve of the rescheduled first round of this year’s general elections. 2. Tomorrow, the polls open. Tomorrow, we affirm that Nigeria stands as a democracy... Read more »