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NBA finally reacts to Buhari’s comment on rule of law

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on Friday rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s comment that national security was superior to rule of law. The President had made the comment while declaring open the 58th Annual General Conference of the NBA. The conference ended on Friday, with the inauguration of NBA new President, Mr. Paul Usoro, Senior Advocate of Nigeria, […]

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APC vs PDP: What Saraki told me about Buhari, Tinubu, 2019 – Dele Momodu

Ovation Publisher, Dele Momodu has shared his conversation with the Senate President Bukola Saraki about the 2019 election, President Muhammadu Buhari, the All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader, Bola Tinubu, among others. Momodu made the revelation on Saturday in an article entitled, “How Saraki plans to defeat Buhari in 2019”. Momodu said he and Saraki spoke […]

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2019: Removing Buhari will not solve Nigeria’s problems – Fani-Kayode

Former minister of Aviation and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Femi Fani-Kayode, has stated that removing President Muhammadu Buhari from office is not the solution to the problems bedeviling Nigeria. According to him, problems of Nigeria can only be solved by having a credible and all-encompassing referendum and ensuring that “our so-called federation is […]

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Declare my police summon illegal – Fani-Kayode tells Court

Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has approached the Federal High Court in Abuja, alleging plot by the Nigerian Police Force, NPF, to infringe on his fundamental human rights. He prayed the court to quash and declare as illegal, a summon Police issued for him to appear at its headquarters to be interrogated over allegations bordering on […]

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2019: Jonathan speaks on PDP conducting free, fair primaries

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday said the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will be free and fair. He said this while assuring those aspiring for elective positions in the PDP ahead of the 2019 election of a level-playing ground in the primaries. Jonathan said this while receiving former Governor of Sokoto state, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, in […]

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2019: Kwankwaso reveals what will happen if he loses PDP presidential primary

A former governor of Kano State and presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, has said he would remain in the party and work for its success even if he loses the party’s presidential primary. Kwankwaso stated this while speaking to reporters after obtaining his expression of […]

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Atiku reveals how Yar’Adua brought him into politics, lessons he learnt

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar on Friday revealed that the late former Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters, General Shehu Musa Yar’Adua brought him into politics. The Waziri of Adamawa disclosed that he learnt the rudiments of partisan politics from the late Yar’Adua. Speaking at the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Secretariate in Abuja, Abubakar said, “The […]

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2019: Nigerian prostitutes back Saraki, reveal why Buhari must go

The National Association of Nigerian Prostitutes, NANP, has declared support for the candidature of Bukola Saraki ahead of the 2019 presidential election. The association, therefore, called on all Nigerians to back the President of Nigerian Senate to ensure his emergence in 2019. This development came barely 24 hours after Saraki declared his intention to run for the office […]

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2019: Saraki picks PDP presidential nomination form

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has purchased the presidential nomination form of the Peoples Democratic Party. The form was obtained on his behalf by the Director-General of the Saraki Presidential Campaign Organisation, Honourable Mohammed Wakil, at the party’s headquarters, Abuja on Friday. Olu Onemola, Special Assistant on New Media to Saraki, revealed the purchase on his Twitter […]

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PDP dissolves Kano exco

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has dissolved the Kano State Executive Committee of the party. A statement signed by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Friday in Abuja said that the dissolution took effect immediately. The statement said that the decision was taken at the NWC meeting of […]

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Boko Haram: Nigerian Army kills insurgents in Borno

The Nigerian Army has announced that it had killed several Boko Haram insurgents and recovered weapons in an encounter at Zari village in Guzamala Local Government Area of Borno on Friday. Colonel Onyeama Nwachukwu, Deputy Director, Public Relations, Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, disclosed this in a statement in Maiduguri. Nwachukwu said the insurgents were repelled […]

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Gov. Ambode in closed-door meeting with aides, reportedly set to dump APC

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has entered into an emergency closed-door meeting with his commissioners and aides over his political future in the All Progressives Congress, APC, ahead of the commencement of party primaries. It was gathered that the governor has been in talks with key stakeholders of his cabinet following reports of a […]

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2019: Why Nigerians shouldn’t vote for Buhari, APC – Atiku

Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, has said Nigerians should not vote for the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, because “they have ruined the country’s economy”. The Waziri of Adamawa said this while addressing journalists at the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, secretariat in Minna, Niger State on Thursday. Abubakar, a presidential candidate of the PDP, said the […]

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Ekiti election: APC elders beg Oni to withdraw eligibility suit against Fayemi

The Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) Elders’ Forum has appealed to former Governor Segun Oni to withdraw the suit challenging the eligibility of the Governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, to contest the July 14 governorship election. The APC elders came out with this position after a meeting held on Wednesday in Igbara Odo, Ekiti Southwest Local […]

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2019: I’ll support aspirants from other political parties – Aisha Buhari declares

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has pledged her support to female politicians aspiring for political offices from different party lines. According to a statement by her spokesman, Suleiman Haruna, the president’s wife stated this while receiving members of a political group, the South-East Women for Buhari, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday Aisha said […]

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What Buhari told German Chancellor, Angela Merkel in Aso Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned that his administration will not support illegal migration. He said during a joint press conference with the visiting German Chancellor, Angela Merkel at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Buhari stated that Nigerians involved in illegal migration were doing so at their own risk. He said, “I’m against those my countrymen and women that […]