Daily Archives: March 9, 2019

Enugu State Governor and governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi,  casting his vote for the governorship election at his Amube Ward II Polling Unit, Ohom Orba, Udenu Local Government Area, on Saturday

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Nigeria: Buhari runs a govt with no direction – Financial Times

The Financial Times (FT) of London says President Muhammadu Buhari has been running a government that lacks a clear direction in the last four years. ...

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Again, Nigerians vote today to elect governors, state assembly members

Nigerians today will vote to elect governors for 29 states and 991 members of Houses of Assembly ...

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EFCC arrests Imo Accountant-General for laundering N1.05bn to buy votes for Okorocha’s son-in-law

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the Accountant-General of Imo State, Uzoho Casmir, for allegedly helping Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, to launder N1.05 billion for the governorship and assembly elections ...

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INEC ready for polls in Akwa Ibom after office fire incident

The Independent National Electoral Commission (lNEC) said it has replaced and reconfigured the 198 Smart Card Readers that were on Friday burnt in its office in lbesikpo Asutan Local Government, Area of Akwa lbom State ...

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Aisha seeks only APC members in Buhari’s new cabinet

Aisha, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, has appealed to the All Progressives Congress (APC) to consider only card-carrying members for political appointments in the next dispensation ...

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Enugu: APC Assembly candidates disown purported call for polls postponement

A coalition of House of Assembly candidates on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State, have dissociated themselves from the purported ...

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Olanipekun, Osinbajo’s brother, others in Buhari’s legal team against Atiku

Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN), will lead the legal team assembled by President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, to defend the President’s mandate in court ...

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Supreme Court affirms interim forfeiture of Patience Jonathan’s $8.4m

The Supreme Court on Friday affirmed an order of interim forfeiture made by the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court in respect of $8.4m linked to the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Mrs. Patience Jonathan ...

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Alleged forgery: Court refuses to disqualify Wike from guber poll

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday dismissed a suit seeking an order disqualifying Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State from contesting the Saturday’s ...

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