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‘Drop your presidential bid, go for APC chairmanship’

Written by on 9 April 2021

Leader of the All Progressives Congress Council in the North-Central, Kassim Muhammad, has urged Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State to drop his alleged presidential ambition to allow the zoning of the party’s chairmanship to the geopolitical zone. Muhammad, at a press conference in Abuja on Thursday, urged the national leadership of the APC to […]

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Parties’ internal democracy will solve 80% electoral challenges – INEC

Written by on 7 April 2021

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says proper internal democratic practice among political parties will solve 80 per cent of electoral challenges in the country. INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Enugu State, Dr Emeka Ononamadu, said this in a welcome address at the opening of a workshop in Enugu on Wednesday. The workshop focus […]

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Buhari’s turn to support Tinubu for 2023, say Ondo monarchs

Written by on 7 April 2021

Traditional rulers in Ondo State have declared that now is the time for President Muhammadu Buhari and all northerners to reciprocate the support enjoyed from the South-West geo-political zone of the country ahead 2023 Presidency. The Abodi of Ikaleland, Oba George Faduyile, who received the South-West Agenda (SWAGA) delegation in his palace at Ikoya, Okitipupa […]

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South-west PDP apologises to NWC over Makinde’s threat

Written by on 5 April 2021

The South West Zonal Caretaker Committee of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has apologised to the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) over threat and insult by Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde over the zonal congress. In a statement, on Sunday, by Secretary of the Caretaker Committee, Daisi Akintan, Governor Makinde’s threat that there would be dire […]

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Afenifere Spokesperson, Yinka Odumakin, Is Dead

Written by on 3 April 2021

Yinka Odumakin, the National Publicity Secretary of the pan-Yoruba group, Afenifere, is dead. Sources within the Afenifere and his close associates confirmed the news to newsmen. His wife, Mrs Joe Okei-Odumakin, was also quoted to have confirmed the news of the death. “A part of me is gone. A part of me is gone. He […]

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APC releases timetable for FCT council polls

Written by on 2 April 2021

The All Progressives Congress has released a timetable for the Area Council elections in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. This is contained in a statement issued on Thursday by the Director of Organisation of the APC, Prof Al-Mustapha Medaner, titled, ‘APC releases schedule of activities for FCT Area Councils election.’ The APC said the timetable […]

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APC state chairmen demand national convention

Written by on 1 April 2021

The Forum of State Chairmen of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on the Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) to conduct Congresses and convene the National Convention within the time frame given it by the National Executive Committee (NEC) last December. The forum also appealed for extension of the membership registration and revalidation […]

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INEC To Resume Continuous Voters Registration On June 28

Written by on 1 April 2021

The Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) exercise will resume on June 28 across the country, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, announced the date for the resumption of the exercise on Thursday at a press briefing held at the commission’s headquarters in Abuja, the nation’s capital. He disclosed that […]

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