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Izunaso: Trouble Awaits APC If Buhari Refuses to Run

There would be turmoil in the All Progressives Congress (APC) if President Muhammadu Buhari declines to seek a second term of office, the National Organising Secretary of the party, Senator Osita Izunaso, has warned. Izunaso spoke to THISDAY Monday and said the political intrigues that would follow the president’s refusal to

Let’s Handle Herdsmen – Farmers’ Violence with Open Mind – Osinbajo

Finding solutions to the perennial crises between herdsmen and farmers in several communities in Nigeria could only be achieved if the issue is approached with an open mind, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said. The vice-president, who is leading a presidential committee to find solutions to the crises, said unless everyone concerned

Former CBN Deputy Governor, Kingsley Moghalu Declares For 2019 Presidency

Kingsley Moghalu, a former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, says he is consulting widely to run for the presidency in 2019. Moghalu told political correspondents in Lagos that time had come for technocrats, intellectuals and experienced people to take power from career politicians. He said he would not

We Are Compiling Evidence of APC Voter Fraud In Katsina, Kano – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said it is compiling a comprehensive documentary evidence of infractions and irregularities in Saturday’s House of Representatives bye-election in Katsina and Kano State local council election. The PDP National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan said this on Sunday in Abuja. The party alleged that the All Progressives

2019 Presidency: APC, Govs, Ministers Oppose Amaechi as Buhari’s DG

• Minister: Majority are working with me Major stakeholders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have kicked against the re-appointment of the Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi, as the Director- General of the President’s Campaign Organisation in the 2019 election. The stakeholders include party leaders, governors elected on the

Tinubu Cannot Solve APC Problem – ADP Chieftain

Yabagi Sani, national chairman, Action Democratic Party (ADP), has mentioned that the appointment of Bola Tinubu as Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC) Reconciliation Committee, would not solve the problems within the party. Sani stated this in an interview with newsmen on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, in Abuja. Muhammadu Buhari, president of

Zuma is on his way out – ANC

South Africa’s Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says he is holding direct talks with embattled President Jacob Zuma over a transfer of power. Mr Ramaphosa, who heads South Africa’s governing party, said both he and Mr Zuma understood the need for a speedy resolution. He said the pair aims to conclude talks on

Breaking: Apologise To Gov Ortom, Reps Order Police IG

The House of Representatives has ordered the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to apologise to Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, who was described as a “drowning man” by the Force Public Relations Officer, Mr. Jimoh Moshood. The House is presently debating a motion on the killings by herdsmen in Benue

Reuben Abati: What Exactly Is Babangida Saying In His Bombshell Statement

The drama, the controversy, the confusion, the double entendre, attended by seeming cowardice, that grew around a statement, perhaps the statements, purportedly issued by former military President Ibrahim Babangida on Sunday, February 4, 2018, is absolutely unnecessary, unfortunate and utterly avoidable. A statesman, the new role in which President Babangida has