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 ‘Obey the Court, declare me winner of Lagos State’s Ajeromi-Ifelodun Federal Constituency election,’ Hon. Rita Orji urges INEC; Rubbishes claims of APC opponent

Robert Awokuse Hon. Rita Orji, lawmaker representing Ajeromi-Ifelodun Federal Constituency of Lagos State, has debunked allegations made by the All Progressives Congress, APC and its candidate, Mr Kolawole Taiwo that she is parading fake results from the February 23 elections held in the area. Taiwo’s allegation, which was published in …

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INEC presents Certificate of Return to Governor Wike ▪Deputy Governor,  Members Elect also 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday presented Certificate of Return to the re-elected  Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike at the commission’s  headquarters in Port Harcourt. Governor Wike was re-elected on March 9, 2019 with the Collation of Governorship Election results concluded on April 3, 2019. INEC Returning …

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 Task of rebuilding Imo very daunting, enormous; Help us achieve objective – Incoming Gov. Ihedioha tells Transition Committee (see full list & pictures)

FOR THE RECORDS:(Please click on pictures for full view) SPEECH DELIVERED BY THE GOVERNOR-ELECT OF IMO STATE, RT. HON EMEKA IHEDIOHA, AT THE INAUGURATION OF THE TRANSITION COMMITTEE HELD ON WEDNESDAY, 3RD APRIL, 2019 PROTOCOLS. Mr Chairman, distinguished ladies and gentlemen, let me first give the glory of today to …

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 Stop overheating the polity – FG warns Atiku; “The Pukka’’ posters have nothing to do with me – Atiku

Abuja, April 11, 2019 The Federal Government of Nigeria on Thursday admonished the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar to stop overheating the polity with purported self help moves after losing the February presidential elections. The government issued the warning in Abuja at a press conference addressed …

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Professor Edward Oparaoji: An intellectual crusader for enthronement of good governance and rule of law By Hon Uzoma Nwagwu

I first came in contact with Professor Edward Oparaoji in a hotel in Washington DC during the Peoples Mandate Party breakfast meeting addressed by Dr Arthur Nwankwo, the Chancellor of Eastern Mandate Union and Peoples Mandate Party presidential candidate in 2003 Nigeria elections. I have followed Professor Eddie’s antecedents as …

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Bono, ONE Campaign, commend Saraki, 8th National Assembly on inclusion of 1% clause for healthcare in 2018 Budget

Co-Founder of the ONE Campaign, lead-singer of the Irish multi-award winning rock-band, and philanthropist, Mr. Paul David Hewson, also known as Bono (U2), on Tuesday, thanked the 8th National Assembly for including a clause in the 2018 budget that guarantees the use of 1% of the Consolidated Revenue Fund of …

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PDP intimidating Supreme Court Justices on purported exclusion of Rivers APC candidates – Issa-Onilu

By Emmanuel Mogbede Abuja,April 8, 2019 The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is intimidating Supreme Court Justices on the matter of purported exclusion of its candidate in the just concluded Rivers governorship election. Malam Lanre Issa-Onilu, APC National Publicity Secretary made this known …

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Plateau election petition tribunal orders INEC to release election materials to PDP for scrutiny

By Thompson Yamput Jos, April 2, 2019 The Plateau Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to release election materials to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for scrutiny. A statement issued by Mr Abraham Yiljap, Chairman, Media and Publicity Committee of the PDP, on Tuesday …

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Your appointment into our administration not automatic, Gombe Governor-elect tells Transition Committee members  

Gombe State Governor-elect, Alhaji Mohammed Inuwa Yahaya has cautioned members of his Transition and Sectoral Committees not to see their appointments as synonymous to appointment into the incoming administration. The Governor-elect gave the words of caution while swearing in a 31 member transition committee as well as 23 sectoral committees …

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“Amaechi, APC supported us unconditionally,” Rivers AAC guber candidate …Submits petition to INEC, others

The African Action Congress, AAC governorship candidate in Rivers State, Engr. Biokpomabo Awara has expressed disappointment over the purported resignation of his running mate, Akpo Bomba Yeeh and his reported defection to the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP. Awara debunked claims by his erstwhile deputy candidate that the Minister of Transportation, …

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 Bayelsa State PDP Chairman, Hon. Cleopas, thanks Bayelsans for massive support  

Chairman of the Bayelsa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Hon. Moses Cleopas, has, profusely, thanked the people of the state for the massive support they gave the party during the last general elections, notwithstanding the daunting challenges they faced from opposition forces. Hon. Cleopas, in a statement by Chief …

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