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Buhari may still meet with nPDP ―Presidency

Yes Despite the reported decision by President Muhammadu Buhari not to meet with members of the new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP), the Presidency has assured that he may yet have a session with them at the conclusion of the ongoing talks with the faction. A report had emerged on Monday that Buhari …

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Top APC senator threatens to quit party

A senator representing Kaduna Central at the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has lamented the inability of leaders of the All Progressive Congress to address the internal crisis rocking the party in the past three years and has threatened to leave. Many states under the control of the ruling party are …

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Tinubu, Oyegun lead party chieftains for Fayemi election

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday, led creme de la creme in the All Progressives Congress, (APC) to Ekiti to kick start the campaign for the candidate of the party in the July 14 gubernatorial election, Dr Kayode Fayemi. Addressing the crowd at the Oluyemi Kayode stadium, Ado-Ekiti, venue …

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Makarfi joins PDP’s presidential race

Senator Ahmed Makarfi, a former Governor of Kaduna State and former Caretaker Committee Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has formally joined those jostling for the party’s 2019 presidential ticket. Former Cross River State governor Donald had last week also declared his intention to run for the 2019 presidential …

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Announce June 12 election results, Senate tells INEC

Following the declaration of June 12 as Nigeria’s Democracy Day in honour of Chief MKO Abiola, the Senate has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to announce the results of the June 12, 1993, presidential election. The Senate made this demand amongst others on Thursday during plenary. It resolved …

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Reps pass 222 bills

The 8th House of Representatives has passed 222 Bills since its inauguration in 2015, Spokesman of the house, Rep. Abdulrazak Namdas (APC-Adamawa), has said. Namdas made this known in Abuja at a news conference to mark the third anniversary of the 8th assembly. “In the last three years in office, …

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