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EFCC Detains Secondus, PDP Deputy Chairman Over N300M Car Gifts

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,(EFCC) arrested  the Deputy National Chairman of the PDP, Elder Uche Secondus,  for allegedly receiving 25 exotic vehicles  from Babajide Omokore  for onward distribution to  other  party beneficiaries. Operatives of the EFCC picked up Secondus on Tuesday night at his Abuja home and detained him …

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Nnamani Leaves PDP,Quits Partisan Politics

Former Senate President, Ken Nnamani has resigned his memebership of  the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), saying the party’s problems are deepening everyday to the point where he has no choice but to resign his membership. Nnamani, who was President of the Senate from 2005 to 2007, announced his decision to …

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EkitiGate: Aluko is Frustrated-Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has denied being involved in the election malpractices and rigging during the 2014 governorship election as claimed by the former state secretary of the Peoples Democratic party in Ekiti State , Tope Aluko. Governor Fayose described the revelations made by Aluko as an unnecessary rant …

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Oduah Debunks Reports Of Supreme Court Sacking

Former Aviation Minister and Senator representing Anambra State, Stella Oduah, has debunked reports that the Supreme Court has nullified her election into the Senate. There had been reports earlier on Friday that the Supreme Court had sacked two Senators from Anambra State, Stella Oduah and Andy Uba, nearly two months …

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Dickson Receives Certificate of Return

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr. Seriake Dickson,  has received  the  Certificate of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) after winning the state governorship election. Dickson, who was the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the election, was issued the certificate by INEC at the commission’s …

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Bayelsa Polls: APC Alerts Security On Alleged Plot By Dickson To Declare Self Winner

The Sylva-Igiri Campaign Organisation of the APC, has called on the security agents to ensure no one uses any of the broadcast stations in the state to either announce election result or incite people against the opposing political parties or the Federal Government. It would be recalled that Governor Seriake …

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Bayelsa Polls: APC Alleges Violent Attacks By PDP Thugs

  The All Progressives Party (APC) has alleged that thugs suspected to be working for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) early this morning attacked APC agent in Nembe-Ogbolomabiri, Barrister Doumo Ogbomani and other party stalwarts at the Local Government Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office during the distribution of materials …

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Bayelsa Guber: We Will Win, Says Sylva

Ahead of the Saturday, 9 January 2016 supplementary governorship election in Bayelsa State, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former governor of the state, Chief Timipre Sylva, has expressed confidence that he would sweep the poll. Sylva stated this on Wednesday at a crowded press conference …

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Appeal Court Upholds Wike’s Sacks

The Appeal Court sitting in Abuja has upheld the ruling of the gubernatorial election in Rivers state. In a 110-page ruling delivered by Justice M.B. Dongban-Mensem the Court ruled that the election of Nyesom Wike did not conform with the electoral act. The Court has ordered a re-run within 90 …

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Bayelsa Governorship Polls:Six Polities Parties Ask INEC TO Cancel Election in Five LGAs

Six political parties that participated in the inconclusive governorship election in Bayelsa State yesterday sent a protest letter to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) demanding for the cancellation of election in Five Local government councils due to alleged violence and election malpractices. The Political Parties demanded that though the …

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