Home / Politics (page 2)

Politics

2019: Uneven distribution of PVCs a dangerous signal – Beni Lar ***says I’m still weighing the options for Senate or Reps

Recent reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has delivered 66 per of permanent voters cards in the North West, far higher than other geo-political zones, constitutes a dangerous signal for the 2019 general elections, three-time member of House of Representatives, Beni Lar, has warned.  Consequently, Lar who is …

Read More »

Ex-federal lawmaker, Bamidele, shot at Ekiti APC reception; Fayemi was target of assassination attempt – APC

  By Ariwodola Idowu   A  chieftain of the All Progressives Congress(APC),  Mr Opeyemi Bamidele,  and an unidentified person were shot on Friday in Ado-Ekiti  at a reception for the candidate of the party, Dr Kayode Fayemi. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the reception which held at the …

Read More »

$1billion Security Fund: South-South Governors demand 13percent Derivation

 South-South Governors have formally demanded 13percent derivation from the Federal Government on the $1billion to be withdrawn from the  Excess Crude Account to fund National Security Matters. In attendance at the meeting were: Bayelsa State Governor, Rt Hon Seriake Dickson, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike,  Delta State Governor, Senator …

Read More »