Monday, 01 March, 2021

Category: Politics


By Isaac Ojo The Social Democratic Party’s candidate for House of Representatives in the last general elections, Hon Chuka Sunnyside Okafor on Sunday practically collapsed his SDP structure for the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) as he returned to the Read more…


Our reporter The besieged leadership tussle in Uruagu Nnewi may have found some respite following the emergence of Arthur Ngwube as the leader of a Caretaker Committee to run the community’s affairs. There is no question that many of the Read more…


Apprehension can best describe the mood among some aspirants across the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the July primary elections in Anambra State. This is coming as Dr Wilson Udeh, an aspirant of Read more…


Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has tasked the Kogi State Governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello on the need to sustain his current onslaught against criminality in the state. Obasanjo gave the charge on Sunday in Abuja at a closed-door meeting with Read more…


There appears to be more trouble for former governors of Imo State Rochas Okorocha and Emeka Ihedioha as stakeholders drawn from the 305 wards of the state have mandated Governor Hope Uzodinma to recover properties and monies allegedly looted from Read more…


The National Association of Nigerian Students on Sunday urged the Federal Government to declare and treat abductors of schoolchildren as terrorists. NANS National President, Sunday Asefon, who said the incessant kidnapping of pupils particularly Friday’s abduction of over 300 schoolgirls Read more…


Popular Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday Igboho, says the recent assault on his person by the operatives of the Department of State Services was an attempt to murder him. The activist also said he pulled off Read more…


Governor Hope Uzodimma has said he has no personal grudge to settle with a predecessor, Senator Rochas Okorocha even as he maintained that all looted properties will be recovered. Uzodimma made the disclosure while addressing Imo people at the fourth Read more…


As political gladiators getting ready for the next national election, a northern group, Arewa Grand Alliance has called for an Igbo-led presidency come 2023.To this group, giving the Southeast collective support to produce the Nigerian next president was in the Read more…


Nigeria’s foremost Islamic scholar, Sheikh Abubakar Ahmad Gumi recently called on the Federal Government of President Muhammadu Buhari to grant amnesty for the bandits the same way Nigerian government granted amnesty to Niger Delta militants who, some years ago, were Read more…


The Second South East bipartisan meeting of members of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and other political parties in the zone holds on March 7, 2021, at the Enugu Government House, Read more…


Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz has accused Iran of likely being behind Friday’s blast on an Israeli-owned transport ship in the Gulf of Oman, saying it’s their “initial assessment” that the incident was an Iranian attack. Based on the Saturday Read more…