Wednesday, 25 May, 2022

Category: Politics


The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia State has deepened following the House of Representatives and state House of Assembly primaries on Sunday where majority of aspirants withdrew at the last minute. Their withdrawal is against the backdrop Read more…


Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, citing the conflict in Ukraine, just hours after parliament approved the measure as a way for Budapest to respond to crisis situations. Orban announced the emergency in a Read more…


Barrister Abba Bello, son of former National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) has defeated the a sitting House of Representatives member, Honourable Muhammad Bello Yakubu, representing Birnin Kebbi, Kalgo- Bunza Federal constituency at the party primary. The PDP House of Read more…


The slowdown of Russia’s military operation in Ukraine is intentional with a view to evacuating the population and avoiding casualties among civilians, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said on Tuesday. Russia’s Armed Forces are creating humanitarian corridors and announcing ceasefires Read more…


Professor of political economy and founder and convener of Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL), Pat Utomi, in this interview, insists that Nigeria’s most pressing problem at the moment is not the 2023 general elections but for the ethnic nationalities to Read more…


By EE O. Nsoedo Hon Okoye and Sonny Ozobialu defeated several contestants who vied for the opportunity to represent Nnewi South at the Anàambra State House of Assembly Awka under the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA). Hon Henry Okoye had Read more…


Senator Dino Melaye has failed to secure the ticket of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the Kogi West senatorial District after losing the re-run of the senatorial primary to Hon. Tajudeen Yusuf, a House of Representative member representing the Read more…


Operatives of the EFCC have arrested the former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, after over six hours of a siege at his house. He was arrested on Tuesday evening at about 6:30 p.m. at his residence in the Maitama area Read more…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor A budding politician and cleric, Dr. Solomon Uchenna Wining has picked the presidential expression of interest/nomination forms from the National Headquarters of  the National Rescue Movement (NRM), with a promise to rescue Nigeria from the shackles of Read more…


Veteran US statesman Henry Kissinger has urged the West to stop trying to inflict a crushing defeat on Russian forces in Ukraine, warning that it would have disastrous consequences for the long term stability of Europe. The former US secretary Read more…


The stand-off between Russia and the Western nations, which has been developing since 2014, escalated into an active confrontation with the start of the Russian military operation in Ukraine, back in late February. In other words, the Great Game has Read more…


A group, the Coalition of South East Youth Leaders (COSEYL), has declared war against the gunmen killing people in Anambra State. The group, has also, called on the State Governor, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, to as a matter of urgency, form Read more…