Presidential election in Senegal: five successful candidates, the two main opponents disqualified

The Senegalese Constitutional Council released Monday the list of five presidential candidates on February 24, including outgoing head of state Macky Sall, but without his two main opponents, the former mayor of Dakar Khalifa Sall and the former Minister Karim Wade. The “seven sages” unsurprisingly rejected the candidacy of Karim Wade, former minister and son […]

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Why Justice Onnoghen Must Face Trial – APC

More trouble for the embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, as the All Progressives Congress (APC) insists that he must face his trial before the Code of Conduct Tribunal. The party stated that those opposing the trial of the chief judge, including the People Democratic Party and some members of the bar had […]

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APC brings new charges against Saraki

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says the failure of the National Assembly of the leadership to reconvene, as had been widely expected, is highly treasonable. Responding to the official confirmation by the National Assembly that it would not reconvene anytime soon, APC said: “Clearly, Saraki’s actions as Senate President now bother on high treason.” Had […]

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121 , 317 PVCs yet to be collected in Akwa Ibom – INEC

INEC PVCs The Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC ) in Akwa Ibom says that 121 , 317 Permanent Voters cards ( PVC) are yet to be collected. Mr Mike Igini , Resident Electoral Commissioner ( REC ), disclosed this in an Interview with Newsmen in Uyo on Monday “No individual can vote without PVC […]

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Dino Melaye blows hot, replies Fani-Kayode

Following rumors that senator Dino Melaye, has defected to People’s Democratic Party, PDP, the vocal senator yesterday replied Femi Fani Kayode and thanked God for liberating him from what he called ‘political blindness’ in his former party. In his statement Melaye disclosed that he wasn’t the only one blinded in his former party and noted […]

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Full List Of Public Officials Who ‘Hijacked’ CCECC Railway Scholarships

The ministers and other top officials who allegedly hijacked a scholarship scheme for young Nigerians put in place by Chinese firm, CCECC, have been identified. There has been news online about how an undergraduate scholarship scheme by the Chinese construction firm, CCECC, for young Nigerians was cornered for ministers and other top public officials. The […]

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“PDP Will Go Down When I Assume Office” — Oshiomhole

In an interview with Vanguard, the immediate past governor of Edo State and aspirant for the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has outlined how he will use his negotiating prowess as a unionist to bring harmony to the party. On why he thinks he is the best man for […]

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Nigeria guns for another $500m Abacha loot

late Sani Abacha In addition to the $322 million recovered from Switzerland, Nigeria will soon repatriate another $500 million which late Sani Abacha looted and locked up in other countries. The monies are expected to be repatriated from the UK, US, France and other countries, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Mr. […]

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June 12: Buhari shocked many Nigerians – Gani Adams

President Muhammadu Buhari did the unthinkable by honouring the martyr of democracy, the late MKO Abiola, with the most prestigious national honour (GCFR), the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba Land, Gani Adams, has said. Adams made the assertion at the 25th anniversary of June 12 1993, Presidential Election organised by the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) […]

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NACOMYO commends Buhari over recognition of June 12 as Democracy Day

The National Council of Muslim Youths Organization (NACOMYO, Ogun State chapter, has commended President Muhammadu, for recognizing June 12 as Democracy Day in the country against May 29. MKO Abiola: Tinubu reacts to Buhari’s declaration This was contained in a released made available to the Nigerian Tribune in Abeokuta, on Monday, signed by the State […]

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