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By admin On 29 Jan, 2019 At 07:03 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has accredited 144 observer groups that will monitor the conduct of the forthcoming general elections in the country. The figure, as published on the commissions official website, www.inecnigeria.org, comprised 116 domestic and 28 international observer groups. The commission advised all the accredited observers to abide by its code of […]


By admin On 15 Jan, 2019 At 11:46 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, on Monday took his campaign to Ondo State, warning that the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its presidential candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari are planning to “steal votes.” Mr Abubakar, who had at an earlier campaign in Ekiti State promised to create jobs and fight […]


By admin On 14 Jan, 2019 At 10:32 PM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) National Commissioner for North-central, Malam Mohammed Haruna, has said that 22,643 candidates would contest 1,504 positions during the forthcoming general election in the country. Haruna, who is in charge of Kwara, Kogi and Nasarawa States, made this known Monday in Ilorin during an interactive session with the traditional rulers […]


By admin On 14 Jan, 2019 At 10:51 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

Justice Ajoke Adepoju of an Abuja High Court on Monday dismissed the suit filed by a member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu, challenging the nomination of Senator Buruji Kashamu as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State for the March 2, 2019 governorship election. Justice Adepoju in […]


By admin On 14 Jan, 2019 At 09:51 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the trial of Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, over improper assets declaration by the Code of Conduct Bureau must be allowed to run its course. Against the background of criticisms trailing the trial of Onnoghen, APC said the Peoples Democratic Party had shown affinity with […]


By admin On 14 Jan, 2019 At 07:43 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday met with the Inspector- General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, in the State House, Abuja. The meeting was coming 24 hours to the official attainment of retirement age by the IGP Tuesday. Idris will be 60 Tuesday. Monday’s meeting generated a measure of curiosity especially as the IGP had initially been due […]


By admin On 14 Jan, 2019 At 02:01 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The AtikuObi Vanguard Nigeria, has condemned in strongest terms, the recent onslaught against the Judicial arm of government by the Federal Government over plans to arraign the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, on allegations of non -declaration of assets. In a statement yesterday jointly signed by the National President of the Group, […]


By admin On 7 Dec, 2018 At 12:24 PM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

A former Head of state, General Abdulsalam Abubakar (rtd), has urged politicians to refrain from campaigns laced with religious and ethnic sentiments. Speaking yesterday at the launching of a book on the late former governor of Kaduna State, Mr. Patrick Yakowa, who died in a helicopter crashed in Bayelsa State in December 2012, Abdulsalami, who […]


By admin On 7 Dec, 2018 At 11:43 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

Speaking to a thrilled huge crowd at the party’s South-west rally, held in Ibadan Thursday, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, promised to start the process of restructuring the country within six months of his administration, if voted into power. Atiku told the crowd of party faithful and supporters, […]


By admin On 7 Dec, 2018 At 11:26 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The intrigues in the All Progressives Congress (APC) persisted yesterday with Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to rein in the party’s National Chairman, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, who he said had become a loose cannon, attacking everyone within his range. The Imo State governor said the party’s national chairman’s verbal […]


By admin On 7 Dec, 2018 At 11:13 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja said he understood the yearnings of Nigerians and strongly believed in the collective dream for a greater country, assuring that all would be done to ensure that results of 2019 elections reflected the will of the people.He made the remark while receiving the Letter of Credence from Ambassador of […]