War In Akwa Ibom Assembly As Lawmakers Plot To Impeach Governor Emmanuel
Akwa Ibom state house of Assembly is currently on fire as the house members and the 5 sacked lawmakers of the All Progressives Congress engage in battle at the assembly premises. According to Vanguard, there is serious gunfire by security men as the youths try to pursue Nse Ntuen,... Read more
What The DSS Report Says About Oshiomhole
The depth of filth in the APC primary election can contain a tsunami. The “inglorious” exercise and its resulting attrition betray the anti-corruption sloganeering of the Buhari administration. A lot has been said about the alleged involvement of Adams Oshiomhole, APC national chairman, in the corruption shin-dig.  But what... Read more
What PDP Has To Say About The Alleged Harassment Of Atiku Abubakar At Abuja Airport
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the search and alleged harassment of its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, by security agencies earlier today at the Abuja International Airport on his return from Dubai, The Sun reports. In a statement issued by its spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan, the PDP said security... Read more
The Fire Threatening To Consume Oshiomhole And APC’s Chances In 2019
These are trying times for the ruling All Progressives Congress and its National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole. Keen watchers of the unfolding political events within the party are of the view that Oshiomhole’s clamour for party supremacy and discipline may have endeared him to his staunch supporters, including President Muhammadu... Read more
56 Political Parties Set To Unseat Governor Wike In Rivers
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 56 political parties out of the 91 registered parties in the country are set to participate in the 2019 general elections in Rivers State. The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Mr Obo Effanga, said this during a media briefing on Friday in Port... Read more
Top 10 Questions For President Buhari Before 2019 Presidential Election
The 2019 presidential election is getting ever closer with many Nigerians getting politically involved as party or candidate supporters. Some are not yet sure if they will vote and who they will vote for if they eventually decide to do so. Regardless of your disposition towards the forthcoming election,... Read more
Presidency Blasts Atiku Group Over Minimum Wage Statement
The Presidency has criticised the concocted controversy over President Muhammadu Buhari’s position on proposed N30,000 by some political actors to score cheap political goals, saying “stiff judgment awaits them at the polls’’. Mr Femi Adesina, made the condemnation in a statement in Abuja on Thursday while reacting to comments... Read more
Ekiti PDP Reps Disown Olujimi, Restates Loyalty To Fayose
The Peoples Democratic Party’s five House of Representatives members from Ekiti State have expressed their confidence in the leadership of the Chief Gboyega Oguntuase-led State Working Committee of the party. They dissociated themselves from Saturday’s meeting of some stakeholders held at the instance of the Senate Minority Leader, Mrs... Read more
Okorocha Begs APC NWC To Field His Son-in-law, Nwosu As Governorship Candidate
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo has literally gone on bended knees to plead with the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress to field his candidate of choice, his son-in-law as the governorship candidate of the state. Okorocha made the plea in Owerri, on a day he also... Read more
Obasanjo Not Yet A Member Of Our Party Despite Endorsing Atiku – PDP
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday said former President Olusegun Obasanjo is yet to return to its fold almost four years after quitting his membership of the party. Kola Ologbondiyan, the party’s National Publicity Secretary said the former president’s endorsement of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the PDP’s presidential candidate... Read more
2019: PDP South East Caucus, MASSOB Okay Atiku/Obi Ticket
Chairman of the South East Senate Caucus, Enyinnaya Abaribe and senator representing Edo Central, Clifford Ordia, as well as the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) have thrown their weight behind the candidacy of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, and his choice of running... Read more
Olisa Agbakoba, former president of the Nigerian Bar Association, said that President Muhammadu Buhari would not win in the South-West, South-East, South-South and North-Central
Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), former president of the Nigerian Bar Association(NBA), said that President Muhammadu Buhari would not win in the South-West, South-East, South-South and North-Central. According to him, Nigerians, through their votes, will send him back to the core North in 2019 because he has completely lost the goodwill... Read more
Jimi Agbaje has appointed his director of organisation
The campaign structure of Jimi Agbaje, PDP Governorship Candidate for Lagos State, has appointed a former lieutenant of the Late Engineer Funso Williams to oversee operations as its Director of Organisation. Announcing the appointment of Adeleke in a press statement, Jimi’s Director of Media and Publicity, Mr. Felix Oboagwina,... Read more
BUILDING A BETTER NIGERIA; youth involvement
In Nigeria for the purpose of executing the National Youth Policy, the youth is defined as comprising all young persons between the age of 18 and 35 who are citizens of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (NYP, 2001, 2008). Individuals in this age bracket are however required to participate... Read more
The definition given through Guibernau in 1996 captures the nation as: ‘a human group aware of forming a community, sharing a common tradition, connected to a truly demarcated territory, having a not unusual beyond and a not unusual mission for the destiny and claiming the right to rule itself’.... Read more
Bukola Saraki will finally face the threats of his impeachment today
Senate President, Bukola Saraki will finally face the threats of his impeachment when lawmakers resume to the National Assembly today, October 9, 2018. The National Assembly had started legislative recess during its July 24 plenary amid a controversial clampdown on its leadership with security operatives laying siege on Saraki’s... Read more