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  • We've not strengthened all relevant institutions to fight corruption - Minister
  • PDP Chairmanship: George will never step down for anybody - Babatope
  • Odigie-Oyegun not part of meeting between Osinbajo and Modu-Sheriff - APC
  • We'll remain firmly apolitical for the survival of democracy - Nigerian Army
  • IPoB goes to court, says proscription order granted against it unknown to law
  • Anybody who witnessed the civil war would not want to see another - Ohaeneze

POLITICS

Odigie-Oyegun not part of meeting between Osinbajo and Modu-Sheriff  - APC

Odigie-Oyegun not part of meeting between Osinbajo and Modu-Sheriff - APC

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The All Progressives Congress, APC, said its National Chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun, did not meet with Vice President ..

PDP Chairmanship: George will never step down for anybody - Babatope

PDP Chairmanship: George will never step down for anybody - Babatope

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Ebenezer Babatope, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said former National Vice Chairman of the party ..

Indiscipline: Query issued to me by PDP contemptuous of court order - Kashamu

Indiscipline: Query issued to me by PDP contemptuous of court order - Kashamu

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The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has queried the Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District at the Senate, ..

Ubah bags suspension for launching 'media attack against PDP leadership'

Ubah bags suspension for launching 'media attack against PDP leadership'

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The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has  suspended Ifeanyi Ubah, its Anambra Governorship Aspirant, for one month ove..

We are ready for bye-election to replace late Lagos lawmaker - INEC

We are ready for bye-election to replace late Lagos lawmaker - INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it is fully prepared for the conduct of the Lagos constitue..

Power is transient, it is like sleep, you wake up and it is no longer there - Makarfi

Power is transient, it is like sleep, you wake up and it is no longer there - Makarfi

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The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Caretaker Committee has assured that its elective convention scheduled fo..

Anambra PDP Governorship Candidacy: Only court can stop me, says Ubah

Anambra PDP Governorship Candidacy: Only court can stop me, says Ubah

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A governorship aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the forthcoming poll in Anambra, Ifeanyi..

Umahi's claim against me frivolous, i  have no skeleton in my cupboard - Elechi

Umahi's claim against me frivolous, i have no skeleton in my cupboard - Elechi

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Spokesperson of former Ebonyi Governor, Martin Elechi and a Commissioner for Education in his administration, Ndubisi..

Umahi vows to probe Elechi's tenure and publish details in the media

Umahi vows to probe Elechi's tenure and publish details in the media

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Ebonyi Governor, David Umahi has vowed to probe the eight years (2007-2015) tenure of his predecessor and former boss..

Not attaining Presidency by South East is marginalisation by IPoB - Presidential Aide

Not attaining Presidency by South East is marginalisation by IPoB - Presidential Aide

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The Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, has faulted the modus operand..

No individual or group should threaten the corporate existence of Nigeria - APDA

No individual or group should threaten the corporate existence of Nigeria - APDA

BY The Newsroom

The Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance, APDA, has commended the actions of the Military, governors and other stakeh..

Court to Dokpesi: You have acted in violation of APDA’s Constitution

Court to Dokpesi: You have acted in violation of APDA’s Constitution

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An Abuja High Court in Jabi on Thursday, affirmed Mohammed Kabiru and Emeka Okegwu as interim National Chairman and i..

Jonathan called me to dismiss rumour of fight between him and Dickson - Makarfi

Jonathan called me to dismiss rumour of fight between him and Dickson - Makarfi

BY The Newsroom

The Chairman, National Caretaker Committee, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ahmed Makarfi, has advised leaders in Baye..

Nigeria's political elite consider Buhari as a meal and mill for their selfish end - Sani

Nigeria's political elite consider Buhari as a meal and mill for their selfish end - Sani

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Senator representing Kaduna Central at the Senate, Shehu Sani said the Nigeria political elite see President Muhammad..

Face realities in battle with the people of your constituency - Bello tells Melaye

Face realities in battle with the people of your constituency - Bello tells Melaye

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The Kogi government has distanced itself from claims by Dino Melaye that it was behind his recall process.

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Recall: Your complaints are hasty, premature and presumptuous, Court tells Melaye

Recall: Your complaints are hasty, premature and presumptuous, Court tells Melaye

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The Federal High Court, Abuja, has given the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC), permission to proceed w..

I contributed time, energy, resources and ideas to the success of APC - Atiku

I contributed time, energy, resources and ideas to the success of APC - Atiku

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The Media Office of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has insisted that he contributed to the party’s victory ..

Governorship primary: I am waiting for PDP to address the issues i raised - Oduah

Governorship primary: I am waiting for PDP to address the issues i raised - Oduah

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A member of the National Assembly, Stella Oduah, said the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has not learnt from its past..

We draw strength from people like Ibori, says Wike

We draw strength from people like Ibori, says Wike

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Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike has visited former Delta Governor, James Ibori, calling for a stronger and united Niger ..

PDP is the only political party that will ever rule in Bayelsa - Dickson

PDP is the only political party that will ever rule in Bayelsa - Dickson

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Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson Saturday in Yenagoa, inaugurated a 10-member committee to reconcile aggrieved membe..

Please disregard this website, it has absolutely nothing to do with me - Osinbajo

Please disregard this website, it has absolutely nothing to do with me - Osinbajo

BY The Newsroom

Reports portraying Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo as a prospective candidate for the 2019 Presidential election, was o..

We’re working on Buhari’s 2019 return - Presidential Aide

We’re working on Buhari’s 2019 return - Presidential Aide

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The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, Saturday re-instate the call for..

You cannot have your cake and eat it, resign now, APC Chieftain tells Minister

You cannot have your cake and eat it, resign now, APC Chieftain tells Minister

BY The Newsroom

The National Vice Chairman, North West of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Inuwa Abdulkadir, has asked the Ministe..

Alhassan has never supported Buharism or what Buhari stands for - el-Rufai

Alhassan has never supported Buharism or what Buhari stands for - el-Rufai

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Kaduna Governor, Nasir el-Rufai said Nigerians should not be surprised or shocked over the recent political comments ..

Governors and Ministers have resolved to call on Buhari to contest in 2019 - el-Rufai

Governors and Ministers have resolved to call on Buhari to contest in 2019 - el-Rufai

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Kaduna Governor, Nasir el-Rufai said Governors and Ministers under the governing All Progressives Congress, APC, hav..

Although i was a former PDP member, i was not part of the looting - Oni

Although i was a former PDP member, i was not part of the looting - Oni

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The National Deputy Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, Segun Oni said the Peoples Democratic Party-led admin..

Running for a second term is a decision only Buhari can make - Odigie-Oyegun

Running for a second term is a decision only Buhari can make - Odigie-Oyegun

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The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, John Odigie-Oyegun, said President Muhammadu Buhari will..

I stand by my words 0n Atiku and Buhari - Minister

I stand by my words 0n Atiku and Buhari - Minister

BY The Newsroom

Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Aisha Alhassan, has deplored social media attacks on her over her r..

Those criticising my visit to Atiku are mischievous, i remain loyal to Buhari - Minister

Those criticising my visit to Atiku are mischievous, i remain loyal to Buhari - Minister

BY The Newsroom

Aisha Alhassan, Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, has declared that those criticising her Sallah visi..

Any member that takes us to court is clearly against us, Makarfi warns PDP members

Any member that takes us to court is clearly against us, Makarfi warns PDP members

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Ahmed Makarfi, Chairman, National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has warned PDP members ag..

I careless if i'm sacked, i will support Atiku against Buhari as President in 2019 - Minister

I careless if i'm sacked, i will support Atiku against Buhari as President in 2019 - Minister

BY The Newsroom

Women Affairs Minister, Aisha Alhassan said she would support Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar for the 2019 Pres..

Fayose has spoken our minds with Olusola as governorship candidate - Ekiti PDP

Fayose has spoken our minds with Olusola as governorship candidate - Ekiti PDP

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The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has unanimously picked Governor Ayo Fayose’s Deputy, Kolapo Olusola as its flag ..

Umahi to APC factions: Conduct yourselves in manner that will not threaten Ebonyi

Umahi to APC factions: Conduct yourselves in manner that will not threaten Ebonyi

BY The Newsroom

Ebonyi Governor, David Umahi has warned the warring factions in the state APC  against further breakdown of law and ..

They're not speaking for us, disregard Onu and Nwachukwu, says Ebonyi APC faction

They're not speaking for us, disregard Onu and Nwachukwu, says Ebonyi APC faction

BY The Newsroom

The APC rallies for President Muhammadu Buhari in Ebonyi was not without its attendant tension as the two factions of..

Ebonyi APC campaigns for Buhari, says Nigeria has been tremendously transformed

Ebonyi APC campaigns for Buhari, says Nigeria has been tremendously transformed

BY The Newsroom

The All Progressive Congress, APC, in Ebonyi on Monday in Abakaliki held a rally to celebrate President Muhammadu Buh..

We want to avoid same mistake we made in 2015, Aliyu speaks on PDP ahead 2019

We want to avoid same mistake we made in 2015, Aliyu speaks on PDP ahead 2019

BY The Newsroom

Former Niger Governor, Babangida Aliyu, said the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will not impose any candidate at any ..

People were attacking us with dangerous weapons, say victims of Kano political clash

People were attacking us with dangerous weapons, say victims of Kano political clash

BY The Newsroom

Many people, including a former Secretary to Kano State Government under former Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso, Suleiman Bi..

Wike is carrying on as if he knows all, says man who led group to APC in Rivers

Wike is carrying on as if he knows all, says man who led group to APC in Rivers

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The National Leader of the “I See U’’ a socio-political group in Rivers, Chizi Nyeomasila, said he defected wit..

We are Rivers people, we all own this state, it’s nobody’s private property - Amaechi

We are Rivers people, we all own this state, it’s nobody’s private property - Amaechi

BY The Newsroom

Former Rivers Governor now Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has restated his support for power to be rotat..

Anti-party activities: Lagos APC Ward panel recommends 10 years ban for Banire

Anti-party activities: Lagos APC Ward panel recommends 10 years ban for Banire

BY The Newsroom

The Mushin (Ilasamaja Ward C) Disciplinary Committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Lagos that heard a pet..

Stop parading yourself as Adamawa APDA Chairman, court tells Judah

Stop parading yourself as Adamawa APDA Chairman, court tells Judah

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A Yola High Court Wednesday restrained Jerry Judah from parading himself as the Adamawa Chairman of the newly registe..

Let us put the record straight, i have no intention of dumping APC - Uba

Let us put the record straight, i have no intention of dumping APC - Uba

BY The Newsroom

Andy Uba has denied reports of his defection from the All Progressives Congress, APC to the Peoples Democratic Party,..

Anambra PDP Governorship Primary was politics of imposition, says Oduah

Anambra PDP Governorship Primary was politics of imposition, says Oduah

BY The Newsroom

Stella Oduah, one of the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) governorship aspirants in Anambra, said she withdrew fro..

Obaze emerges Anambra PDP governorship candidate as Uba protests

Obaze emerges Anambra PDP governorship candidate as Uba protests

BY The Newsroom

Former Secretary to Anambra Government, Oseloka Obaze, has emerged governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic P..

INEC finally fixes September 30 for bye-election to replace late Lagos lawmaker

INEC finally fixes September 30 for bye-election to replace late Lagos lawmaker

BY The Newsroom

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday said the bye-election to fill the vacant Eti-Osa Const..

Nwoye wins Anambra APC Governorship Primary in 'very tedious but easiest poll'

Nwoye wins Anambra APC Governorship Primary in 'very tedious but easiest poll'

BY The Newsroom

Tony Nwoye, a member of the House of Representatives, has emerged the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC..

We have no godfathers, no moneybags in our party - APDA Chairman

We have no godfathers, no moneybags in our party - APDA Chairman

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The National Chairman of the Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance, APDA, Shittu Mohammed, said the party has zero tol..

Buhari meets APC, PDP leaders, says opposition does not mean hostility or antagonism

Buhari meets APC, PDP leaders, says opposition does not mean hostility or antagonism

BY The Newsroom

President Muhammadu Buhari said democracy needs vibrant and responsible opposition to survive.

At a meeting..

Ladoja has not officially told us that he had left, says Accord Party

Ladoja has not officially told us that he had left, says Accord Party

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The Lagos chapter of Accord Party said the return of former Oyo Governor, Rasheed Ladoja, to the People’s Democrat..

Ladoja returns to PDP, says 'it was not my wish to leave the party when i did'

Ladoja returns to PDP, says 'it was not my wish to leave the party when i did'

BY The Newsroom

Former Oyo Governor Rasheed Ladoja, who defected to the Accord Party to contest the state’s governorship seat in th..

I am not running for Presidency in 2019, ignore those campaigning for me - Yari

I am not running for Presidency in 2019, ignore those campaigning for me - Yari

BY The Newsroom

Zamfara Governor, Abdul’aziz Yari said he has no Presidential ambition and dismissed as fake, trending online m..

I am not tight-fisted, if it is my money, i can spend it the way i like - Oni

I am not tight-fisted, if it is my money, i can spend it the way i like - Oni

BY The Newsroom

Segun Oni, a former Ekiti Governor and an All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship aspirant for the 2018 election..

Fayose, Wike are right people to handle PDP Congress in Anambra - Nwosu

Fayose, Wike are right people to handle PDP Congress in Anambra - Nwosu

BY The Newsroom

Chairman of the Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Anambra , Alphonsus Nwosu said Governors..

Constituents set to recall Murray-Bruce, say 'common-sense' Senator makes no sense

Constituents set to recall Murray-Bruce, say 'common-sense' Senator makes no sense

BY The Newsroom

Ben Murray-Bruce, the Senator representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District at the Senate has come under fire.

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If you keep waiting, you don’t know challenge that will occur, Makarfi tells Kwara PDP

If you keep waiting, you don’t know challenge that will occur, Makarfi tells Kwara PDP

BY The Newsroom

The National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said it was making progress in implementing th..

Anambra Election: Obiano warns Kanu, says 'i will let you know i am from Aguleri'

Anambra Election: Obiano warns Kanu, says 'i will let you know i am from Aguleri'

BY The Newsroom

Anambra Governor, Willie Obiano has told the people of the state to confront the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPoB, o..

As the highest political office holder from Enugu, i crave a united APC - Minister

As the highest political office holder from Enugu, i crave a united APC - Minister

BY The Newsroom

Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama said the unity of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Enugu is sacrosan..

We're surprise at the sudden interest of APC in restructuring - PDP

We're surprise at the sudden interest of APC in restructuring - PDP

BY The Newsroom

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said it is in support of restructuring of the country in a manner that will boost ..

I am not aware of my suspension, says Ekiti APDA Chairman

I am not aware of my suspension, says Ekiti APDA Chairman

BY The Newsroom

Trouble may have started too early in the house of Nigeria’s new political party, Advanced People’s Democ..

Anambra Governorship: Ala Igbo meets with Kanu to reconsider position on poll

Anambra Governorship: Ala Igbo meets with Kanu to reconsider position on poll

BY The Newsroom

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB) may reconsider its position on its threat to stop the November 18 Anambra gove..

Two persons killed as violence rocks inauguration of Bayelsa APC Chairman

Two persons killed as violence rocks inauguration of Bayelsa APC Chairman

BY The Newsroom

Two persons were Friday killed in Yanegoa as violence marred the inauguration of the Acting Chairman of Bayelsa chapt..

INEC sets up committee on e-voting system

INEC sets up committee on e-voting system

BY The Newsroom

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has inaugurated a 20-member Inter-Agency Technical Committee to ..

Constituents write INEC to withdraw recall petition against Kano lawmaker

Constituents write INEC to withdraw recall petition against Kano lawmaker

BY The Newsroom

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will not take any action on the petition demanding the recall of..

I am a factor in APC, i’m not surprised at the daily attacks on my person - Oni

I am a factor in APC, i’m not surprised at the daily attacks on my person - Oni

BY The Newsroom

Segun Oni, a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ekiti, said his re-election bid is a red..

IPAC wants September 30 for bye-election to replace late Alimi at Lagos Assembly

IPAC wants September 30 for bye-election to replace late Alimi at Lagos Assembly

BY The Newsroom

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos state, said it has received an appeal from the Inter-Pa..

George is best man to pilot PDP to a new and glorious beginning - Babatope

George is best man to pilot PDP to a new and glorious beginning - Babatope

BY The Newsroom

A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Ebenezer Babatope, is drumming up support for the party&rsqu..

No room for anybody who is one leg in and one leg out in PDP - Fayose

No room for anybody who is one leg in and one leg out in PDP - Fayose

BY The Newsroom

Ekiti Governor, Ayo Fayose, said though the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was pursuing reconciliation among  me..

INEC swears-in nine new RECs, registers new political party

INEC swears-in nine new RECs, registers new political party

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has registered an additional party, the African People’s ..

INEC tasks parties on transparency, expenditures and campaign expenses

INEC tasks parties on transparency, expenditures and campaign expenses

BY The Newsroom

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called on national officers of political parties to address ..

We've received petition for the recall of Kuki from Kano Assembly - INEC

We've received petition for the recall of Kuki from Kano Assembly - INEC

BY The Newsroom

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it has received a petition for the recall of Abubakar Kuki,..

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