Mass defection hits Kwara APC as Saraki, Ahmed, others defects to PDP.

Mass defection hits Kwara APC as Saraki, Ahmed, others defects to PDP.

Michael Olanrewaju The Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki and Governor Abdufatah Ahmed of Kwara State, members of the National Assemblies from the State as well the State Assembly members  has finally dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The defection is a reversal of political trend in the
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Ogunbiyi donates wheel chair to physically challenged man

Niyi Akande, Osogbo. Dr. Akin Ogunbiyi, a governorship aspirant under the banner of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Osun State has donated a wheel chair to Mr. Raufu Lasisi to ease the mobility burden of the physically challenged Osun indigene. Demonstrating his altruism, Ogunbiyi who was represented by Hon. Bamidele Salaam, a chieftain of
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Defection: EFCC says Benue governor steals N22bn

. Accuses 21 members of Assembly of diversion of funds Cletus Idogo, Abuja. Days after dumping the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), for the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has linked Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State to an alleged fraud to the tune of N22bn. This is just
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Osun 2018: K-Rad drags APC before court, wants primary nullified

Cletus Idogo, Abuja. A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Kunle Adegoke, has filed a suit before the Federal High Court in Abuja challenging the party’s primary election held in the state on July 20. He also wants the court to stop the Independent National Electoral Commission from recognising the
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LG official found dead inside well

Adeola Adebayo, Ado Ekiti. The Director of Finance, Ise/Orun Local Government in Ekiti State, Mr. Michael Bamisaye, has been found dead inside a well at his residence in Ado-Ekiti. His death has thrown his family and residents in his compound behind Tinuola Maximum School, off Afao Road, Ado-Ekiti, into mourning. Although residents suspected suicide, the
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Imo Assembly impeaches deputy governor

Gift Igwe, Owerri. There was high level security presence in and out of the Imo State House of Assembly complex as Assembly members on Monday evening impeached Deputy Dovernor, Eze Madumere. The development was sequel to an order of the state high court on Monday which restrained the lawmakers and the state chief Judge, Paschal
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Osun 2018: PDP settles for running mate from Ife, as APC combs Iwo for Oyetola’s deputy

Niyi Akande, Osogbo. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Osun, may have settled for Mr. Albert Adeogun, as running mate for his governorship candidate, Senator Ademola Adeleke. The choice of Adeogun, it was learnt, had already received the blessing of Adeleke and his camp. Adeogun, a member representing Ife Federal Constituency in the House
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Kwara State charge monarchs to mobilize subjects.

 Kehinde Emanuel, Ilorin. The Kwara State Government has charged the monarchs to encourage their subjects to positively embrace government activities and contribute their quota towards the development of the State and the Nation in general. The State Deputy Governor, Elder Peter Kisira gave the charge on Monday in Omu- Aran, while presenting third class staff
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Niger 2019: contoversy trails Guber zoning as youths disagree with PDP elders.

TUNDE BABS- MINNA A Youth group under auspices of Concern Youths Forum and some key elders of PDP in Niger State has rejected the Gubernatorial zoning to Niger North (Zone C) Senatorial District for 2019 elections by the State Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party. The leader and Chairman of the group, Dr Mohammed Bello disclosed
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Youths beat DPO as bus kills two

Ade Adekanbi, Akure. Residents of Ilara Mokin, in the Ifedore Local Government Area of Ondo State reportedly went haywire on Sunday following the death of two members of the community who were crushed to death by a commercial bus. An eyewitness said the deceased, who had yet-to-be identified, were on a motorcycle on the Ilesa-Akure
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8 out 30 Benue lawmakers serve Ortom impeachment notice

Agartha Agbase, Markudi. Eight of 30 lawmakers of the Benue State House of Assembly have served impeachment notice on Governor Samuel Ortom. The eight lawmakers also took control of the premises of the state parliament with the support of the police, Tahav Agerzua, a spokesperson for Mr Ortom said. “They have taken over the House
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How I escaped from my assailants on Lokoja-Abuja road -Dino Melaye

Cletus Idogo, Abuja. In a lengthy discussion with newsmen during weekend, Mr Dino Melaye has narrated his own version of what he said unfolded along the Abuja-Lokoja Highway the day he was reportedly kidnapped. In all, he confirmed he was not abducted, but that he was not the architect of his ordeal either. He said
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Osun 2018: APC behind court cases against Adeleke, PDP alleges

.We didn’t ask him to present fake certificate -APC Niyi Akande, Osogbo. Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Osun state has accused the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), of fueling the post-primary conflict ravaging the party, especially the court cases against its candidate, Senator Ademola Adeleke. The party, in a statement issued by Prince Diran Odeyemi,
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APC stakeholders in Kwara call for dissolution of Ishola Balogun-Fulani executives

  Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the three senatorial districts of Kwara state has called for the dissolution of the Ishola Balogun-Fulani led executives of the party in the state. Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture told journalists in Oro, Kwara on Saturday that he had been holding consultations with
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