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Senate Presidency: I Can’t Appoint Or Impose Anyone On The Senate – Oshiomhole

  Adams Oshiomhole has said that contrary to claims in some quarters, he does not possess the power to chose who becomes the Senate President of the 9th National Assembly (NASS). The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) made this statement on Friday while featuring as a guest on Channels Television’s Hard Copy. […]

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Senate Presidency: ‘I Consulted With Buhari, Tinubu’, Ndume Insists

  Senator Ali Ndume of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has insisted that he would challenge the decision of the party in choosing Ahmad Lawan to be the next Senate President. Ndume who addressed journalists in Abuja claimed that he had received an endorsement from President Muhammadu Buhari and National Leader, Bola Tinubu, to become […]

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Court Adjourns Suit Challenging Buhari, Atiku’s Campaign Funding To May 7

  The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned a suit challenging the campaign funding of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, to May 7. The presidential candidate of the National Rescue Movement, Usman Ibrahim, who filed the suit wants the court to nullify the participation of […]

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Some actions, decisions of 8th Senate regrettable, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has frowned at some actions and decisions of the 8th National Assembly, saying such activities remain regrettable. The president, who made his feeling known when he hosted state governors and senators-elect of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to a dinner at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday night. President Buhari particularly cited the […]

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Buhari moves to prevent National Assembly hijack

All Progressives Congress (APC) leaders yesterday moved to prevent the “hijack” of the new National Assembly leadership. They met with would-be lawmakers. President Muhammadu Buhari dined with serving APC senators and senators-elect at the New Banquet Hall of the  State House. The meeting came on the heels of a similar parley between APC National Chairman Adams […]

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INTERVIEW: Nigeria’s Electoral Jurisprudence Is ‘One Of The Most Backward In The World’ – Falana

   In this exclusive interview with Channels Television’s Ladi Akeredolu-Ale, Senior Advocate of Nigeria and human rights lawyer Femi Falana, talks about major issues arising from Nigeria’s general election. From the menace of ballot snatching, through the role of the military in the electoral process and the number of political parties in the country, […]

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Breaking: Court nullifies Zamfara APC primaries for governorship, assembly elections

The Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto, led by Justice Tom Yakubu, has set aside the judgement of a Zamfara High Court on the All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries that produced the party’s candidates for governorship, National and State Assembly elections.   Details shortly… Source: TheNation Please follow and like us:0

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PDP’s allegation, product of hallucination — Oyo APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State says People’s Democratic Party (PDP)’s allegation that Gov. Abiola Ajimobi intends to cause mayhem during Saturday’s election is a figment of the opposition’s puerile imagination. The APC Publicity Secretary in Oyo State, Dr Azeez Olatunde, said this in a statement in Ibadan on Monday. The News Agency […]

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Bayelsa Women Cry Out, Urge President Buhari To Suspend Elections In Nembe

    Women in Opu Nembe in Nembe Bassambiri have cried out to President Muhammadu Buhari and the Independent National Electoral Commission to suspend the forthcoming election in the troubled community. Spokesperson of the Women, Mrs. Sotonye Samuel-Johnson, said in a statement on Monday that the call to postpone the election in the violence-ridden community […]