NPA Looting: PDP Demands Prosecution of Sacked DG, Bala-Usman, Seeks Investigations Against Amaechi

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) demands the immediate prosecution of indicted and now sacked Managing Director of the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, over exposed looting of over N165 billion in the agency. The party insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari should not just “ease out” Bala Usman, but must go ahead to prosecute her over the alleged looting including revelations from the office … Continue reading NPA Looting: PDP Demands Prosecution of Sacked DG, Bala-Usman, Seeks Investigations Against Amaechi

2023 Presidency: Buhari Has No Pact With Tinubu, Okechukwu Replies Hanga, Endorses consensus

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress and Director General of Voice of Nigeria, Osita Okechukwu, has faulted the claim of an alleged pact between President Muhammadu Buhari and former Lagos State governor, Bola Tinubu, on the transfer of power to the latter in 2023. Pioneer Chairman of defunct Congress for Progressive Change, Senator Rufai Hanga, in last weekend edition of Sunday Trust had claimed … Continue reading 2023 Presidency: Buhari Has No Pact With Tinubu, Okechukwu Replies Hanga, Endorses consensus

Sunday Igboho: DSS didn’t follow due process -APC lawmaker

An All Progressives Congress Senator representing Ekiti North Senatorial District, Olubunmi Adetunmbi, has condemned the invasion of the residence of Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, by the Department of State Services, saying it was done without due process. The senator noted that what differentiated democracy from autocracy or dictatorship was for the government and the people to stay within the ambit of the … Continue reading Sunday Igboho: DSS didn’t follow due process -APC lawmaker

2023: We’ll Pick Our Presidential Candidate Through A Consensus Arrangement – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said at the appropriate time, it will come up with a consensus and agreeable presidential candidate for 2023. Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, National Secretary, APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), stated this in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja. The statement was in reaction to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) recent allegation that President Muhammadu Buhari had … Continue reading 2023: We’ll Pick Our Presidential Candidate Through A Consensus Arrangement – APC

Zamfara Crisis: Yari Attacks Buni, Rejects APC Interim Committee

A former governor of Zamfara State, Abdul’aziz Yari, has rejected the interim committee appointed to steer the affairs of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. The interim committee was inaugurated by the national leadership of the party. Governor Mai Buni, chairman of the national caretaker committee of the party, had dissolved the APC exco in the state ahead of the defection of Governor … Continue reading Zamfara Crisis: Yari Attacks Buni, Rejects APC Interim Committee

Senator Hanga: How Buhari Rejected Ali Modu Sheriff’s Millions In 2007

Senator Rufai Hanga, one of the founders of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), has narrated how President Muhammadu Buhari rejected a monetary donation from ex-Governor Ali Modu Sheriff in 2007. In an interview, Hanga said the money came on the eve of the 2007 presidential election. The 2007 election, which was Buhari’s second attempt at the presidency, was won by the late President … Continue reading Senator Hanga: How Buhari Rejected Ali Modu Sheriff’s Millions In 2007

Senator Hanga, Ex-CPC Chairman Reveals: Tinubu Blocked Tunde Bakare From Running With Buhari In 2015, Says President Wanted The Latter Rain Pastor Instead Of Osinbajo

Senator Rufai Hanga, former Chairman of the defunct Congress Progressives Change (CPC), has said Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, a National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), prevented Pastor Tunde Bakare from running with President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015. Bakare ran with Buhari in 2011 but they lost. In 2015, Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo ran and secured victory. Both of them were reelected in 2019. … Continue reading Senator Hanga, Ex-CPC Chairman Reveals: Tinubu Blocked Tunde Bakare From Running With Buhari In 2015, Says President Wanted The Latter Rain Pastor Instead Of Osinbajo

Zamfara: PDP Launches Fresh Legal Battle In Supreme Court, Seeks Sack Of Matawalle, Defected Senators, Reps And State Lawmakers

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has launched a legal battle at the Supreme Court to reclaim its mandate from Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji Bello Matawalle, as well as federal and state lawmakers that defected along with him to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The new suit, filed solely by the PDP as the petitioner/plaintiff, is different from the one filed at the Federal High … Continue reading Zamfara: PDP Launches Fresh Legal Battle In Supreme Court, Seeks Sack Of Matawalle, Defected Senators, Reps And State Lawmakers

Bail bond: Ndume begs court for an order releasing his property documents

Senator Ali Ndume (APC-Borno) has prayed a Federal High Court, Abuja for an order releasing his building’s Certificate of Occupancy (C of O) used as bail bond in the release of Abdulrasheed Maina from Kuje Prison, following his rearrest after he jumped bail in September 2020. Ndume’s Lawyer, Marcel Oru, urged Justice Okon Abang, on Monday, to grant his client’s application following the rearrest of … Continue reading Bail bond: Ndume begs court for an order releasing his property documents

Court stops impeachment move against Zamfara Deputy Gov over refusal to dump PDP

Justice Obiora Egwatu of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday stopped the impeachment move against Zamfara State Deputy Governor, Alhaji Mahadi Aliyu Mohammed Gusau. The judge stopped the Zamfara State House of Assembly members from taking any further step in the impeachment process targeted against the deputy governor over his refusal to decamp from the People Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressive … Continue reading Court stops impeachment move against Zamfara Deputy Gov over refusal to dump PDP