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2019: Six political parties pledge incentives for young aspirants

Six political parties on Wednesday pledged to give incentives to young Nigerians between 18 years and 35 years who are aspiring for different elective offices in the 2019 general elections. The parties include Accord Party (AP), Action Alliance (AA), Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Better Nigeria Progressive Party (BNPP), Democratic

Saraki dares APC Senators over impeachment

Dr. Bukola Saraki

Amidst calls by the All Progressives Congress, APC that Dr. Bukola Saraki should relinquish his position as the President of the Senate following his defection to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Saraki has fired back declaring that he would only resign the day he seizes to enjoy the confidence

No Right-Thinking Nigerian’ll Applaud What Is Going On In The Country —Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, said yesterday that no right thinking Nigerian would applaud the current situation in the country, adding that Nigeria deserved better. He also said if opposition parties in the country refused to act together, the current situation in Nigeria would continue after 2019 elections. Obasanjo, who spoke when

Osun APC Deputy Chairman Leads 6,208 Members To ADP

The Deputy Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Osun State , Azeez Adesiji , on Monday led eight members of the State Working Committee of the party and 6 , 200 members of the party at local government and ward levels to join the Action Democratic Party . The

Court Fixes August 8 To Rule On Adeleke’s Certificate Controversy

The Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo has fixed August 8, 2018, to rule on the suit challenging the eligibility of the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Senator Ademola Adeleke. Citing Section 177(D) of Nigeria constitution, the plaintiffs, Mr Rasheed Olatunji and Mr Idowu

Senate President Defects to PDP

In a swift move following his earlier announcement on twitter, Senate President has officially decamped to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the APC, this is contained in a press statement sent to Breakingtimes by his Media Aide Mr Onemola. PRESS STATEMENT BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, HIS EXCELLENCY, DR.

APC NWC Queris Saraki For Breach Of Party’s Constitution

Senate President Bukola Saraki last night got a query from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The National WorkingCommittee (NWC) accused the Senate President of breaching article 21 of the party’s constitution. He was given 48 hours to respod to the allegations or face sanctions, which were not identified. The resolution, signed by