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Host communities fault Dickson’s panel on pipeline surveillance contracts

Host communities in Bayelsa State, under the auspices of the Integrated Oil and Gas Host Communities, have kicked against the setting up of a panel of enquiry by the Bayelsa State Government into the activities of pipeline contractors. Chairman of the board, Mr. Gift Ebiki, while addressing a press conference in Yenagoa, described the panel […]

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Excess crude account depletes amid oil price volatility

Programme Coordinator of the Nigeria Natural Resource Charter (NNRC), Tengi George-Ikoli, has expressed fears that the dip in oil prices could send the country back to recession going by the depletion of the Excess Crude Account (ECA). Recalling the calls for transparency and accountability on the running of the account, she, however, noted that the […]

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Tribunal okays Akinlade’s request to inspect election materials in Ogun

The Ogun State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abeokuta has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to allow the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) and its candidate in the March 9, 2019 election, Adekunle Akinlade, to inspect the documents used for the exercise. His All Progressives Congress (APC) rival, Prince Dapo Abiodun, won the […]

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Zamfara APC crisis: Governor-elect, others head for Supreme Court, write INEC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State, its governor-elect, Muktar Shehu and other winners of the 2019 general elections on the platform of the party, have resolved to approach the Supreme Court for a final resolution of the crisis that engulfed the party in the state. The post Zamfara APC crisis: Governor-elect, others head […]

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More lawmakers fault APC’s intervention in Senate Presidency race

The intervention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the race for the Senate Presidency through its endorsement of incumbent Senate Majority Leader, Ahmed Lawan has continued to receive more knocks from senators. Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi (PDP Kaduna North) has described the intervention as beginning of crisis for the party in the 9th Assembly, stressing […]

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Appeal Court dismisses Omo-Agege’s bid to quash nullification of his candidacy

The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin, the Edo State Capital, yesterday dismissed an exparte motion filed by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege seeking a leave of court to appeal the Federal High Court judgment, which sacked the Prophet Jones Erue-led faction of the Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) that produced his candidacy. […]

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Osun APC, PDP trade words over alleged attempt to incite judiciary

The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State are trading accusations over attempt to incite the judiciary against each other. While the state government accused the PDP of deliberate attempt to incite the judiciary against Governor Gboyega Oyetola through frivolous allegations, the opposition party insisted that the APC […]

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Olusola-Eleka rejects Appeal Court judgment on Ekiti, heads for Supreme Court 

The PDP candidate in the July 14, 2018, governorship election in Ekiti, Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, yesterday rejected the judgment of the Court of Appeal in a suit he filed to challenge the victory of Gov. Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Olusola-Eleka also said he would challenge the Appeal court judgment affirming Fayemi as […]

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PDP chieftain, Adedoja, defects to APC

Former Sports and Special Duties Minister, Prof. Taoheed Adedoja has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Adedoja, in a resignation letter addressed to the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) National Chairman, Uche Secondus, dated March 29, 2019 and made available to journalists in Abuja, yesterday, said he was quitting the party in the ‎national interest as […]

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Cracks emerge in APC’s senate presidency bid

Bickering within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over who becomes president of the Ninth Senate came to the fore yesterday with former Senate Majority Leader Muhammed Ali Ndume criticising the endorsement of Senate Leader Ahmed Lawan by President Muhammadu Buhari and the party’s leadership. The post Cracks emerge in APC’s senate presidency bid appeared […]

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Ogun Labour Party takes INEC, APC to tribunal over alleged exclusion in guber election

The Labour Party (LP) in Ogun State has taken the All Progressives Congress (APC), its candidate; Dapo Abiodun; the state Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), AbdulGaniyu Raji and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) before the state election petition tribunal for alleged exclusion of its party’s logo, name and symbol on the ballot papers used for […]

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APC rejects new Adamawa governorship supplementary election date

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa has rejected the new date, March 28, fixed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the supplementary Governorship election in the state. The Organising Secretary of the party, Alhaji Ahmed Lawal, announced the party’s decision in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yola […]

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Court okays collation, announcement of Tafawa Balewa LG results

The Federal High Court, Abuja on Monday made an order allowing the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to proceed with it’s plan to collate and announce the results of Tafawa Belewa Local Goverment of Bauchi State. Justice Inyang Ekwo gave the order while delivering judgment in a suit filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) […]

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APC wins Ekiti East 1 rerun poll

The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Mr. Juwa Adegbuyi, has been declared winner of the supplementary poll by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ekiti East Local Government Constituency (I), House of Assembly seat earlier declared inconclusive. The APC candidate polled 5, 484 to defeat his closest rival, Mr. Ojoade Fajana of the Peoples Democratic […]

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IPAC urges Buhari to shun losers of Rivers’ guber polls

The Rivers State chapter of Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has informed President Muhammadu Buhari that those calling on him to intervene in the state’s gubernatorial election are enemies of peace, who lost the election. IPAC therefore urged the president to ignore the calls by pro-All Progressives Congress (APC) elders, just as it accused APC of attempting to […]