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My Victory Humbles Me, Says Lalong

Gov Simon Lalong of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who retained his office after Saturday’s supplementary polls,  is seeking the support of Plateau people to deliver the dividends of democracy to them. The governor was declared the winner of the polls by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday …

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Electoral Commissioner Shot in Benue

The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Benue, Nentawe Yilwatda, has confirmed the attack on the commission’s convoy on Gboko-Makurdi road by unknown gunmen on Saturday night. Mr Yilwatda told journalists in the early hours of Sunday at the INEC headquarters Makurdi, that the Returning Officer for the Governorship supplementary …

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Simon Lalong Wins Plateau Guber Election

The incumbent governor of Plateau State, and candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Barrister Simon Bako Lalong, has retained his seat. The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, declared Lalong winner of the Plateau State governorship election in the wee hours of Sunday, March 24, 2019. He scored 595,582 votes …

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Sokoto Guber: Tambuwal Returns

The incumbent governor of Sokoto, and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Aminu Tambuwal, has won the governorship election in the state. Tambuwal, a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, won re-election with 512,002 votes above his closet rival and candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Ahmadu …

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Supplementary Elections: Police Restrict Vehicular Movement in FCT

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has imposed restriction on vehicular movement in Bwari, Kuje and Kwali Area Councils of Abuja from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. Deputy Spokesman of the command, ASP Danjuma Tanimu, made this known in a statement on Friday. News Agency …

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This Verdict will not Stand-APC

In a swift reaction to the tribunal victory of Senator Ademola Isiaka Adeleke as the legitimate governor  of Osun State, the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC,  has rubbished the verdict saying it will not stand. The party made its position known in a short statement issued by …

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Davido Congratulates Senator Adeleke, Says Light Has Come

Nigerian music sensation, David Adeleke has sent congratulations to his uncle , Senator Adeleke after the tribunal sitting in Abuja announced that the 2018 Gubernatorial elections in Osun State was won by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) “IMOLE TI DE !!!!!!! CONGRATULATIONS TO THE GREAT PEOPLE OF OSUN STATE ! ” …

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World Water Day: Groups Ask Sanwolu to Stop Ongoing Water Privatisation Plans

The Our Water, Our Right Movement led by the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has cautioned Lagos Governor-Elect, Mr. Babajide Sanwolu from continuing on the path of previous administrations in the state that set in motion plans to privatise water in Lagos. In a statement issued to …

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APC Queries Atiku’s Claim He ‘Won’ By ‘1.6m Votes’

The All Progressives Congress has queried what it called the ‘1.6m votes claim’ made by the Peoples Democratic Party’s Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar as part of his case before the election tribunal. APC Spokesman, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu,said in a statement, “After weeks of dilly-dallying, the PDP has woken up to …

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Lebanese Tells Court How He Lied Over Fayose’s Property

A Lebanese contractor, Mr Joseph Mechleb on Wednesday provided an insight into how some foreign companies aid politicians in power to fleece government purse as he told a Federal High Court, Lagos how he was used as a front for former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose in the purchase …

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