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25 years of  democracy in Nigeria: Dabiri-Erewa calls for more encouragement, support for women in politics 

Lagos, June 13, 2024: Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has described Nigeria’s rating as the lowest in terms of women in elective positions in Africa as disappointing, and called for more intentional support by political parties and the parliament for women. Speaking as a Special Guest …

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Mobilize, demand better governance – PRP; Condemns monetization of electoral processes

The Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) has voiced serious concerns about the monetization of Nigeria’s electoral processes. In a statement issued by the party’s acting national publicity secretary, Comrade Muhammed Ishaq, to mark Democracy Day, the PRP highlighted various issues plaguing the country’s democratic system. Comrade Ishaq began by acknowledging the …

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2027 not for North By Emeka Obasi

The Fourth Republic will go down in History as Nigeria’s darkest part where many criminals walked into power effortlessly, bringing along sorrow, tears and blood.  While we beam searchlight on bandits, militants and ritualists, some politicians continue to enjoy patronage. Barely 12 months into the Bola Tinubu presidency, some disgruntled …

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Bayelsa guber: Sylva heads for Appeal Court, says Bayelsa liberation close, inevitable 

The Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State and former Minister of State, Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, has expressed dissatisfaction with Monday’s Bayelsa Governorship Election Tribunal judgment. A statement signed by his Special Assistant on Media and Public Affairs, Julius Bokoru, said that Sylva, immediately after …

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Tribunal affirms Uzodimma as duly elected Imo governor; He dedicates victory to God

By Taiye Agbaje, Abuja/Peter Okolie, Owerri, May 24, 2024 The Imo State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abuja, on Friday, declared Senator Hope Uzodimma as the validly elected governor in the Nov. 11, 2023 Imo governorship poll. The three-member tribunal, chaired by Justice Oluyemi Akintan-Osadebay, affirmed the election in …

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Ex-APC chairman, Adamu, wanted Presidency to remain in North, but I outwitted him, Omisore tells INSIDE SOURCES

*Says he is fulfilled in delivering his mission for a South Westerner Presidential Candidate for APC The immediate past National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Iyiola Omisore has said that though the then party Chairman, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, wanted the presidential ticket to go to the North, …

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Reconfiguration of global peace, security architecture imperative – AU Envoy

By Cecilia Ologunagba New York, May 24, 2024 Amb. Bankole Adeoye, African Union (AU) Commissioner for Political Affairs, Peace and Security, has underscored the fact that the reconfiguration of the global peace and security architecture is imperative. Adeoye said this while briefing the Security Council meeting on the maintenance of …

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