Category Archives: POLITICS

REPORT: How Ekiti State Govt Padded WAEC Fee of 14,242 Students to the tune of N248.5m

FINDINGS by the International Centre for Investigative Reporting (ICIR) on Tuesday revealed how the Ekiti state government padded examination fee of the May/June West African Examination Council (WAEC), scheduled to hold later in the year by 25 per cent. The

How Minister of Power, Sale Mamman’s Incompetence Is Undermining President Buhari’s Administration

When President Muhammadu Buhari got into office as President for the first time in 2015, he promised to give Nigerians the best and work with the best set of people that would join him to move Nigeria forward. This, he

Process Of Selecting Gov Dapo Abiodun’s Commissioners’ List Is Commendable, Why The Complaints – APC Chieftain, Hon Waliu Taiwo

Ogun And Oko’wo Dapo Initiative

An All Progressive Congress chieftain in Ogun state, Hon Waliu Olayiwola Taiwo has lashed out at some few politicians complaining of marginalization over the commissioners list submitted by the governor of the state, Prince Dapo Abiodun to the Stae House

Why Ize-Iyamu May Not Replace Obaseki in Edo State

Majority of the people who thought Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State was weak and cowardly have been forced to have a rethink since the enduring standoff between him and predecessor and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC)

Court Sacks Ifeanyi Ubah From Senate For Presenting ‘Forged NECO Certificate’

Court Sacks Ifeanyi Ubah From Anambra Senate For Presenting ‘Forged NECO Certificate’

Justice Bello Kawu of the Federal High Court Sitting in Abuja has sacked Ifeanyi Ubah as the Senator representing Anambra South Senatorial District. The court aslo ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue the certificate of return to

How Minister of State (Power), Goddy Jedy Agba Saved Nigeria From Total Blackout

Not a few Nigerians were taken aback, when the National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) declared a general strike on Wednesday 11th December, 2019 and threw the country into a total blackout. The workers embarked on the strike action following

Aisha Buhari: The Travails Of A First Lady Defending Good Governance And Democracy In Nigeria

By Olalekan Abdullahi Nigeria’s First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Buhari is certainly facing an existential battle, despite being the wife of the President of the most populous black country in the world. Her travails are not actually from her husband, President

BREAKING: Court Convicts Orji Kalu Over N7.1bn Fraud

The Federal High Court in Lagos has convicted a former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, who was charged with N7.1bn fraud, PUNCH reports. Details later.     – Source: The Punch

BREAKING: Court Orders Saraki’s Ilorin Houses Forfeited to FG

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday secured an order of the Federal High Court in Lagos for the forfeiture of two houses in Ilorin, Kwara State belonging to a former Senate President, Bukola Saraki. The EFCC told the

“Be Committed To Nation Building” Ned Nwoko Advises ASELGON

A former member of the Federal House of Representatives and an international lawyer of repute, Prince Ned Nwoko has urged members of the Association of Ex-Local Government Chairmen of Nigeria (ASELGON) to be committed to nation building. Nwoko spoke during