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  • Supreme Court judgment confirms Jegede’s petition was frivolous – Akeredolu
    By Osagie Otabor, Akure Ondo Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has said the Supreme Court judgment confirming his election has confirmed the petition filed by candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Eyitayo Jegede was ‘most frivolous.’ Akeredolu, who spoke in Akure shortly after receiving news of the judgment, thanked the judiciary... Read more »
  • Ondo election: Go to UK Court, APC mocks Jegede, PDP
    By Osagie Otabor, Akure The All Progressives Congress(APC) in Ondo State has urged the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) and its governorship candidate, Eyitayo Jegede, to further appeal to the Privy Council of the United Kingdom ‘where the party and its governorship candidate take exception to the collapse of their petition.’ Spokesman... Read more »
  • Ekiti 2022: X-raying The Leading Aspirants
    By Afiz Abolayo It’s an open fact that the most important or trending mainstream political topic in Ekiti State at the moment is who succeeds Kayode John Fayemi as Governor after he must have concluded his term of office in October 2022 The topic is expected because our Constitution does... Read more »
  • Why I joined APC, by Ohakim
    By Chris Njoku, Owerri Former Imo Governor Chief Ikedi Ohakim has said he joined the All Progressives Congress(APC) to offer support to Governor Hope Uzodimma in moving the State forward. Speaking in his country home, Okohia, Isiala Mbano Local Government Area during a reception organised by APC leadership to officially... Read more »
  • Electronic transmission: Senate in the eye of the storm
    Before last week’s debacle at the National Assembly, its principal officers had been boasting that they would give Nigerians a new Electoral Act that would improve the conduct of elections in the country. That was why many were taken aback when reports filtered from the hallowed chambers recently that electronic... Read more »
  • A defining moment for the 9th Assembly
    The 2023 general election is still several months away. But, the need to put in place a law that will guide the conduct of the election is one thing that Nigerians have looked forward to with lots of zeal. This is so considering the fact that the 2015 Electoral Act... Read more »
  • Who is afraid of electronic transmission of poll results?
    By Emmanuel Oladesu, Deputy Editor Ahead of 2023 general elections, Nigeria is chasing shadows, instead of pursuing serious electoral reforms. While many democracies, even in the backward African continent, are embracing electronic voting, Nigeria,  the supposedly giant, is afraid of technology; its merit for improved elections and prospects of safeguarding... Read more »
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  • Gov. Akeredolu Speak On Victory At Supreme Court
    The Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, has described his victory at the Supreme Court on Wednesday as an act of God. The All Progressives Congress Governor said the judiciary should also be commended for standing by the truth and for not yielding to any influence. Naija News had earlier... Read more »
  • 2023: Good News For PDP As Atiku And Wike Reconcile (Photos)
    Two of the big wigs within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Nyesom Wike and Atiku Abubakar have decided to set their differences aside ahead of the 2023 general elections. Atiku, the 2019 presidential candidate of the PDP, and Wike, the Rivers State Governor were widely reported to be at loggerheads... Read more »
  • How Bola Tinubu Created Many Igbo Billionaires – Joe Igbokwe
    A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Joe Igbokwe, has revealed how Bola Ahmed Tinubu made many Igbo people billionaires in Lagos State. Igbokwe, an aide to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said Tinubu persuaded his Igbo friends to invest in Lekki Corridor, some years ago. He stated this in... Read more »
  • Imo: Ohakim Reveals Why He Dumped PDP For APC
    Former Imo State Governor, Chief Ikedi Ohakim has explained his decision to defect to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). As earlier reported by Naija News, Ohakim has officially defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The former Governor defected to the APC at Okohia, in Isiala Mbano Local Government... Read more »
  • President With Missing Certificate Attends Global Education Summit – Dino Mocks Buhari
    Former Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye has lashed out at President Muhammadu Buhari for travelling to the UK to attend a global education summit. According to the former Kogi lawmaker, the President has nothing to offer at the summit as he would just be an observer. Melaye argued that Buhari... Read more »
  • Femi Adesina Predicts More Confusion In PDP Before 2023
    The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has predicted that the People Democratic Party (PDP) will be hit by more confusion ahead of the 2023 election. Speaking in an interview with Channels Television, Adesina stated that more members of the opposition party will defect... Read more »
  • Lagos LG Election: APC Loses Top Seats To PDP, YPP
    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has lost two key positions out of its 377 councillorship seats in last Saturday’s Lagos LGA elections to opposition parties. Naija News reports that this was made known by the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC). According to the electoral body, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)... Read more »