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I Never  Endorsed Sule Lamido, Gov Aliyu Says

I Never Endorsed Sule Lamido, Gov Aliyu Says

Niger State Governor Babanida Aliyu has denied reports that he endorsed Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido as presidential candidate, saying he was quoted out of context. Aliyu, in a statement by his spokesman Israel Ebije, said it is not part of his constitutional duties to anoint anybody as presidential candidate. The governor said he only wished Governor Lamido well in ... Read More »

Adamawa Guber Drama : Ribadu, Tukurs Son, 6 Others Step Down

Adamawa Guber Drama : Ribadu, Tukurs Son, 6 Others Step Down

A former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Nuhu Ribadu and seven other People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial aspirants in Adamawa State have stepped down.The decision was taken at a four- closed door meeting with 14 aspirants, held at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa in Abuja.The meeting, which ended at 1.00am yesterday, resolved that Ribadu; the son ... Read More »

Prosecute Modu Sheriff In 7 Days – Falana Gives FG Ultimatum

Prosecute Modu Sheriff In 7 Days – Falana Gives FG Ultimatum

Lagos-based fiery lawyer, Femi Falani, has given the Federal Government seven days to prosecute the former Borno State Governor, Senator Ali Modu Sherriff, for allegedly sponsoring Boko Haram or face his wrath. The human rights lawyer made it clear that he would personally apply for an order or mandamus for Sherriff and others to be investigated and be prosecuted after ... Read More »

I Will Declare Presidential Ambition Sept 24 – Former VP Atiku

I Will Declare Presidential Ambition Sept 24 – Former VP Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has finally said he will contest for the position of the President in 2015 on the ticket of the All Progressives Congress. He said he would be making the public declaration on Wednesday, September 24. This was contained in a statement issued by his Media Adviser, Mallam Garba Shenu, in Abuja on Friday morning. He ... Read More »

I Can Swear In Oba Shrine PDP Did Not Offer Us Money —Edo Dep Speaker

I Can Swear In Oba Shrine PDP Did Not Offer Us Money —Edo Dep Speaker

    Suspended Deputy Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Mr. Festus Ebea, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, did not offer any of the members that defected to PDP from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, money to defect. He added that he was ready to go to the Oba of Benin shrine to swear that ... Read More »

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