The recently released report of the European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to Nigeria on the 2019 general elections… The post Controversy intensifies over EU election report appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Credit: Punch News
There are feelers that the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Presidency are struggling to manage series of political turmoil billowing in virtually all the states regarding ministerial nominees. The post Division in APC may delay submission to Senate appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Credit: Punch News
Local government councils in the country have been at the receiving end of every dispensation that has come on board since the commencement of democracy in 1999. Chief executives of the various states have employed means at their disposal to ensure control of the soul of the third tier. While some governors had resorted to […]
Mr. Seyi Makinde is the Governor of Oyo State. In this maiden interview with journalists, he talks about the place of accountability in governance and how he hopes to pull Oyo State out of poverty. GBENGA AKINFENWA reports. Your first decision as governor was to ban the NURTW, whereas it is a registered body under the […]
Former Imo State governor Rochas Okorocha has accused his successor Emeka Ihedioha of abusing the office of governor by harassing his family members. “We want to make this appeal and ask Governor Emeka Ihedioha to take charge as the governor of the State and halt the incessant harassment and abuse of the wife and children […]
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alleged yesterday that some leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) were plotting to push Rivers State into a constitutional crisis. The post PDP accuses APC of plot to annul Rivers polls appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
The Organising Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa State, Alhaji Ahmed Lawal, yesterday insisted that power must shift to the south in 2023. He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yola that the call was premised on fairness, adding that the southern part supported the north to retain power for […]
The Director-General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr. Osita Okechukwu, has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate in Enugu State, Senator Ayogu Eze, has no valid petition to withdraw from the tribunal. The PDP leaders had visited Eze to persuade him to withdraw his petition at the tribunal and join hands with […]
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 […]
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 […]
One of the obligations of power is to use it for the common good and the overall survival of the state, for the benefit of society and humanity in general. The State as an entity stands above individuals and individual interests. Whereas the State can and will outlive individuals, individuals are obliged to seek the […]
Alhaji Ahmed Lawal, Organising Secretary of APC in Adamawa on Sunday insisted that power must shift to the southern part of Nigeria in 2023. The post Power-shift to Southern Nigeria in 2023, non-negotiable: APC chieftain appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
Ahead of the June 6 inauguration of the 9th National Assembly (NASS), the race for the Speaker of the House of Representatives is getting interesting as incumbent Speaker, Yakubu Dogara is strategising to cash in on the self-inflicted discord….. The post House speakership Dogara rallies PDP, APC reps to stage surprise appeared first on The […]
One year after members of the Upper Legislative Chamber called on the Federal Government to halt the importation of Palm Oil/palm kernel, no decision or policy statement has been made to that effect till date, The Guardian learnt. The post One year after, senate, FG mum on palm oil import ban appeared first on The […]
As the race for the leadership of the 9th Senate gathers momentum, Senators from Kano have pledged total support for the aspiration… The post 9th Senate Presidency: Kano Senators throw weight behind Lawan appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
For the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the resignation of the former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen… The post ‘Onnoghen’s resignation vindicates Buhari, APC’ appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has permitted the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM), Mr Aminchi Habu to serve his petition on President Muhammadu Buhari through his party, the All Progressives Congress, (APC). The post Tribunal orders PDM to serve Buhari petition through APC appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and […]
President Muhammadu Buhari has joined all members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in felicitating with the party’s National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on his 67th birthday. The post Buhari salutes Oshiohmole for providing purposeful, tenacious leadership appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
Much as Oyo State governor, Senator Isiaka Abiola Ajimobi, tried to strike a new consciousness in the ancient Kingdom of Oyo or the city of Ibadan, he came short of glory. His efforts to change the people, who seemed so used to impunity, to the old ways of doing things, did not work. Perhaps the […]
A federal High Court, Asaba, Delta State has nullified the September 30, 2018 of 30th September 2018 All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial primary which produced Great Ogboru as the party’s candidate for the 2019 governorship election. The nullification followed a suit filed by Victor Ochei, who was dis- satisfied with the conduct of the primaries […]