Category: Politics

Defections Show Direction  Nigeria is Headed in 2019, Says Wike 

BY SAMSON ACHOM in Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has declared that the mass defections at the National Assembly show the direction the country is...

Kwankwaso’s Defection Blessing to APC, Says Nephew

BY AMINU DANLADI in Kano The Kano State Commissioner of Rural Development, Alhaji Musa Ilyasu Kwankwaso has said that, “Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso’s defection to...

Adams Oshiomhole

NASS Defectors Mercenaries, Says  Oshiomhole

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiohmole has reiterated that he would not miss sleep for minute over Tuesday’s defection of...

Buhari Expresses Total Commitment to Democracy, Wishes Decamped Members Well

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his total commitment to the values of democracy, freedom of choice as well as total willingness to work with all members of the...

Fayemi Unveils 32-member Transition Committee

By AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti• Ekiti State governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has released a list of eminent citizens of the state that will serve in the Governorship...

My Life’s Not Safe, Olanbiwonninu Cries Out

BY AYODELE ABERE• A grassroots politician, Azeez Babatunde Olanbiwonninu who fled the country recently over series of alleged assassination attempts on him and his...

36 APC Members Defect to PDP, CUUP, ADC in House of Reps

In continuation of gale of defection rocking the all Progressives Congress (APC), no fewer than 36 members on Tuesday decamped to the Peoples Democratic Party and other...

APC Comforts Self, Says We Still Control 25 of 36 States

All Progressives Congress (APC), hit by gale of defection by its members on Tuesday at the Senate, has finally reacted to the defection of its members to the Peoples...

Confusion, Conflict Trail Ortom’s Defection to PDP

•PDP groups reject Ortom •Statement from groups irrelevant, says Ortom The ongoing snag over the defection plan of the Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom took a new...

Oshiomhole threatens to expel Ngige, Sirika, from APC

• Says if Buhari condones indiscipline in his office, he won’t tolerate it •Adds: ‘party won’t compromise values to retain R-APC members’ The...