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Court Declares Machina As APC Candidate For Yobe North

The about four-month controversial All Progressives Congress primary election of the Yobe North Senatorial District has been put to rest after the Federal High Court sitting in Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, declared Bashir Machina as the rightfully elected candidate. The presiding judge, Justice Fadimatu Murtala, pronounced the ruling on …

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Ayu: PDP Leaders Not Fair To Wike, Ortom Insists

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has reiterated his support for his Rivers State counterpart, Nyesom Wike, saying the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party has not been fair to the governor. Ortom also dismissed as a ruse, insinuations in some media reports (not by NEWSDAY NEWSPAPER  that he has …

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Court Nullifies All PDP Primary Elections In Ogun State

A Federal High Court sitting in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, has nullified all primaries conducted by the various factions of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. The Presiding Judge, Justice O.O Oguntoyinbo, has therefore called for a rerun of the primaries within fourteen days. The Court ruled …

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Flood: Kogi residents scamper for safety as flood level rises.

  By Yemi Balogun Passengers have resorted to boarding canoes to their offices, Schools, and marketplaces in a bid to carry out their daily activities as tricycles and motorcycles are getting trapped in water, hence, finding it difficult to ply the roads to convey passengers to their destinations as the …

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Women Politicians protest marginalization

Yemi Obafemi Women politicians have protested against the final list of Presidential and National Assembly candidates released by the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) stating that women have been marginalized. They said, the number of female candidates contesting the 2023 general election is low in Nigeria, compared to their male counterparts, …

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Nationwide blackout as national grid crashes

Nigeria’s electricity grid once more crashed to zero megawatts (MW) at about 10:51 am on Monday causing a nationwide outage. Electricity consumers have recently been overwhelmed, saying they have been enjoying improved power supply in recent months, nonetheless, the national electricity grid was reported as of 10: 00 am on …

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FG warn Nigerians about receiving packages

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency has warned Nigerians not to accept packages from people adding that it might just lead them to jail. NDLEA  discovered packs of hard drugs stacked inside golden Morn packs. Femi Babafemi,  the agency spokesman who disclosed this said its officials made the discovery. According …

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Police Parade Suspected Bayelsa Kidnap Kingpin, Others

Police authorities in Bayelsa State on Monday paraded suspected kidnap kingpin John ‘Lion’ and three other members of his syndicate.  The suspects were paraded by the Bayelsa State Police Command at the Police Officers Mess in Yenagoa. They were alleged to have masterminded most kidnap activities in Bayelsa State dating …

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Inclusion Of PDP Senator Nnamani Not A Mistake – Tinubu Campaign

The Presidential Campaign Council of the All Progressives Congress on Monday defended its inclusion of the name of a Peoples Democratic Party Senator, Chimaroke Nnamani, in its list of individuals tasked with the responsibility to ensure victory for the party’s presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, at next year’s polls. In a …

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Wike Denies Being Offered Senatorial Ticket By Tinubu

Governor Nyesom Wike has refuted reports suggesting that the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Bola Tinubu offered him a senatorial ticket to defect to the party after the Rivers State leader lost the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s presidential primary poll. The reports had claimed that Wike made the comment …

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Police Intercept Two Buses Loaded With Live Cartridges In Lagos State

Police officers attached to the Ikorodu Division in Lagos State have intercepted two commercial buses loaded with a large cache of live cartridges, three dismantled motorcycles, and some personal effects. They were intercepted at Poromope Estate, Ijede Road, Ikorodu, Lagos State, the spokesman of the state’s police command Benjamin Hundeyin …

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Osinbajo, Lawal, Dogara Out As Tinubu Releases Campaign List

The All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Council on Friday night released a 422-man list of powerbrokers as members of the council tasked with the responsibility to ensure victory for the party’s presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, at the February poll in 2023. However, the list which has former ministers, serving governors, …

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