Osinbajo Remains Buhari’s Running Mate in 2019 – Presidency
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Osinbajo Remains Buhari’s Running Mate in 2019 – Presidency

Nigeria’s Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, will still remain the running mate of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential election, the presidency said on Monday. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, disclosed this in an interview with State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. According to him, […]

Benue: Court Restrains Speaker From Carrying Out Legislative Sittings
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Benue: Court Restrains Speaker From Carrying Out Legislative Sittings

A Makurdi High Court has granted an exparte order, restraining the Speaker of the Benue State House of Assembly, Mr Titus Uba, and five others from carrying out any legislative sitting and responsibilities, pending the determination of the substantive suits. Justice Theresa Igoche who had earlier restrained the impeached Speaker, Mr Terkimbi Ikyange, while ruling […]

Why I visited Obasanjo in Abeokuta – Saraki
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Why I visited Obasanjo in Abeokuta – Saraki

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, says he met Nigeria’s former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, in Abeokuta on Monday because he missed the official opening of the multi-billion dollar project of the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, OOPL. Saraki who arrived the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) at about 5.27 p.m, held a closed-door meeting with Obasanjo and […]

PDP Warns Oshiomhole Over Saraki, Says Senate Leadership Not Party Positions
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PDP Warns Oshiomhole Over Saraki, Says Senate Leadership Not Party Positions

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday said Senate leadership positions did not belong to political parties but to Nigerians. National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, stated this in a statement in Abuja and said principal officers in the chamber were elected by representatives elected by the people. Ologbondiyan, therefore, advised the […]

2019: Stakeholders Drum Support For Women Participation in Electoral Process
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2019: Stakeholders Drum Support For Women Participation in Electoral Process

Stakeholders at the just concluded 18th Regular meeting of the National Council on Women Affairs and Social Development, held in Lagos, Southwest Nigeria have drummed support for more women to participate in politics at all levels at the forthcoming democratic electoral process in 2019. The Meeting was chaired by the Minister of Women Affairs and […]

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Breaking: Governor Ortom Allegedly Joins PDP

Governor Samuel Ortom has reportedly joined the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) barely 24 hours after dumping the All Progressive Congress (APC). Governor Ortom announced his defection from the APC during the swearing in ceremony his Special Advisor on Local government and chieftaincy affairs on Monday. Ortom, during his remark said that he has been given […]