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Zamfara: Gov Candidate Who Scored 24% Of The Votes Now Governor-Elect

The Supreme Court, on Friday, annulled all votes garnered by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 gubernatorial election in Zamfara State and ordered that parties with the second highest votes take over. The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the elections, Dr. Bello Muhammad Mutawalle of the PDP came a distant second in the election with only 189,452 of the votes. The APC candidate, Alhaji Mukhtar Shehu Idris, whose election was annulled by the Supreme Court today polled 534,541 votes!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

PDP’s Hope Dashed As Supreme Court Upholds Fayemi’s Election

The Supreme Court has declared Kayode Fayemi as the duly elected governor of Ekiti State. The apex court, at its sitting today, dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, its governorship candidate. The duo had approached the Supreme Court after the appellate court dismissed its case on Fayemi’s emergence as governor of Ekiti state. They were alleging among other things, that the poll was marred by a lot of wrongs including non-compliance with the Electoral Act. !-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

Atiku Vs. Buhari: Police Close Roads In Abuja As Tribunal Begins Hearing Wednesday

The Nigeria Police Force has issued traffic and security advisory to residents of Abuja as the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal is set to begin hearing on Atiku Abubakar’s suite challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s presidential victory on Wednesday. According to the advisory which came on Tuesday, some major roads around the venue of the hearing in Abuja will be closed to forestall a possible traffic jam or breakdown of law and order around the area. The tribunal will hold its first substantive sitting on!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

Did Dele Momodu Confirm Tinubu’s 2023 Presidential Ambition?

Publisher of Ovation International Magazine, Dele Momodu, seems to have confirmed speculations that the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, could run for presidency in 2023. Although, the former Lagos governor had repeatedly denied claims of aspiring for presidency, Nigerians have continued to insist that the politician could throw his hat in the ring in the next election. In a tweet on his twitter handle, Momodu posted a picture of Tinubu in Saudi Arabia, along with the!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

South-South Zone Tips Omo-Agege For Deputy Senate President

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, senator Representing Delta Central in the Senate has been ranked as the best material to occupy the position of Deputy Senate President. He is seen to have the requisite political experience, parliamentary exposure, administrative expertise, inter-governmental competencies and composure, needed skills to navigate and calm the often tension-soaked relations between the Executive and the Legislature, capacity to build a most fruitful relations between both arms and tested professional prowess as!-->!-->!-->…

I’ve No Apology For Telling Lagos ‘Godfather’ To Retire, El-Rufai Says

The governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has said he has no apology for saying that it was time to end godfatherism in the Lagos state. The governor had made the statement in a direct swipe at the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who has overtime controlled the political affair of the state. He had boasted that he singlehandedly retired four godfathers in Kaduna state from politics, and expected same for Lagos state. His statement had gained clap backs from!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

See The ‘Senator For Life’ Who Will Not Be In The 9th Senate

A Nigerian Senator who boasted two years ago that he would remain in the Senate for life “until death do us part”, will not be joining senators in the 9th Senate. Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim, representing Yobe East senatorial district in Yobe State, made the statement during a plenary session of the Senate in 2017. Yobe East Senator, Bukar Abba Ibrahim “We are very grateful to God and to all Nigerians. Let me categorically say, Mr. Senate President, that I will stay in the Senate until death do us part,” Ibrahim!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

Lagosians Benefited More Dividends Of Democracy Under Me – Ambode

The governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said the state has benefitted more dividends of democracy under him compared to previous governments. He said this while speaking with state house correspondents after a visit to President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa. The visit, according to the governor, was to thank the president for inaugurating some of projects in the state. The governor, who said he came in as a techno-politician, said having spent four years, he is wiser. “You see, every!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

You’re Endorsing Failure, PDP Slams APC Govs Over Award To Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the presentation of a leadership award to President Muhammadu Buhari by governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is a shameful endorsement of failure. The PDP described it as the height of deception and a spit on the graves of victims of unrestrained killings and bloodletting in various parts of our nation. In a statement on Friday by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party said the award was another “failed image-laundering and botched!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

9th Senate Presidency Race: Why Danjuma Goje Is The Man To Beat

At no time since 1999 has the race for the senate presidency been so competitive in a robustly healthy manner. Unlike in 2015 when some ambitious senators-elect ignored the ruling party’s zoning arrangement for the National Assembly, this time senators-elect are sticking with the party. Barely a month before the inauguration of the 9th Senate, the race for the senate presidency is too close to call. Although the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, had zoned the seat to the North East and anointed Ahmed Lawan from Yobe!-->!-->!-->…
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