Tribunal Stops Omisore from Tendering Duplicate Documents

The Osun Governorship election petition tribunal on Monday refused the application by Senator Iyiola Omisore to tender duplicate copies of electoral documents from the bar. At the beginning of hearing…

Poor Representation, Bane of Nigeria’s Development – Ex-Attorney General

Picks Osun West senatorial form A former Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Osun, Chief Gbadegesin Adedeji, on Monday attributed what he called Nigeria’s appalling growth rate to poor representation…

PVC Collection: NOA Visits Benin Markets

Agene AKHERE, Benin The National Orientation Agency (NOA) on Friday took their public awareness campaign to major markets in Benin sensitizing the people on the need to collect their Permanent…

Suits Seeking to Remove PDP Chairman Withdrawn

By Samuel Ogundipe Alhaji Adamu Mu’Azu, the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, may now heave a sigh of relief as two different lawsuits seeking his removal as…

Financial Constraint Forces Aspirant Out of Lagos Guber Race

The sole governorship aspirant of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Lagos State, Mr Ayo Akintayo, on Thursday announced his withdrawal from the contest, due to financial constraints. Akintayo, who…

OSUN TRIBUNAL UPHOLDS OMISORE’S PRAYER TO GO INTO TRIAL

By Tunde Oyekola in Osogbo The Osun state governorship  election petitions tribunal sitting in Osogbo has declined ruling on the applications of the All Progressives Congress challenging the competence of…

Edo House of Assembly Crisis: Echoes of Wild, Wild West

Governor Adams Oshiomhole convened a town hall meeting in Benin last week on the crisis rocking Edo State House of Assembly and the state generally. In attendance at the meeting…

Tambuwal’s Unkindest Cut

It was the most unkindest cut. Like Brutus who went for Caeser in a most gruesome stab in Julius Caeser, that literary work by late Williams Shakespeare, House of Representatives…

Text of a World Press Conference by Atiku Abubakar at Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja.

Monday, November 3, 2014   Gentlemen of the Press: It is with deep regret that I came to learn that Mubi, which is one the largest towns in Adamawa State…

The Battle for Edo South

  As political activities heighten across the country ahead of the 2015 general election, the battleline is already drawn between the ruling party in Edo State, the All Progressives Congress…