New twist in PDP as another aspirant resigns

July 18, 2016

New Twist in Edo PDP as Another Guber Aspirant Resigns: The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State has taken a new twist as one of the core aspirants, Chief Solomon Edebiri, who felt cheated in the last governorship primaries has resigned his membership from the party. In a letter dated 15 July, signed by Chief Edebiri, which was made available to newsmen in Benin City, Edebiri…

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Oshiomhole failed in 8years

July 18, 2016

Oshiomhole failed to deliver development to Edo people in 8yrs- Edo Disciple:Gives boost to Ize-Iyamu’s gov ambition Ahead of the September 10 Governorship election in Edo State, the gubernatorial ambition of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Standard-bearer, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, weekend, got a major boost, following his endorsement by an Independent Campaign Group, The #EdoDisciples. Oshiomhole The support group, which said it was throwing its weight behind the candidature of…

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July 18, 2016

IG probes Arase over police vehicles’ disappearance, irregular promotions :Acting Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, yesterday said investigations into the disappearance of many vehicles parked at Force Headquarters a week to his appointment had commenced. Idris, who disclosed this at an interaction with some reporters in Abuja, alleged that from preliminary investigations, the former IGP, Solomon Arase (retd) alone took 24 vehicles, while some of the retired Deputy Inspector-Generals…

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Not all appointments are subject to Federal Character-Fedmi Adesina

July 18, 2016

Not all appointments are subject to Federal Character- Femi Adesina Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, says not all appointments made by President Buhari are expected to be subjected to Federal character policy. Speaking in an interview with Channels TV, Adesina said other factors are to be taken into consideration when making political appointments. “It is not all appointments that must be subject to Federal…

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Senate Forgery Case: Senate prepares to deal ruthlessly with AGF

July 12, 2016

Senate Forgery Case: Senate Prepares To Deal Ruthlessly With AGF by papayeye: 3:04pm More troubles may be in the offing for the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, as the Senate on Tuesday resolved to tackle him for his refusal to honour the invitation extended to him to explain the rationale behind the prosecution of Principal Officers of the senate at the FCT High Court, over…

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Sex Scandal: US to present Video Evidence

July 12, 2016

ABUJA— Ambassador of the United States to Nigeria, James Entwistle, is to present video evidence against the three members of the House of Representatives on Thursday when Ossai Ossai Committee assigned to probe the alleged sex misconduct involving the trio begins open public hearing. The three accused members include Mohammed Garba Gololo (APC, Bauchi); Samuel Ikon (PDP, Akwa Ibom) and Mark Gbillah (APC, Benue). Entwistle had in a petition to…

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Forgery Trial: Buhari Threatened Impeachment

July 12, 2016

Forgery Trial Of Senate Leaders: Buhari Threatened With Impeachment; Dino Melaye Threatens To Beat Up Senator Tinubu Nigeria’s upper legislative chamber broke into an uproar today with some members threatening President Muhammad Buhari with impeachment, and Dino Melaye threatening to ‘impregnate’ Remi Tinubu, the wife of the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader. The Senators who met behind closed doors were incensed by the proposed trial of the leadership of…

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Edo 2016: Philip Shuaibu emerges Obaseki’s running mate

July 11, 2016

Edo 2016: Shuaibu emerges Obaseki’s running mate Mr. Philip Shuaibu, a first term member of the House of Representatives, former member of the State House of Assembly and a godson of the outgoing governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has emerged as the running mate of the APC candidate, Mr. Godwin Obaseki. The contentious issue on who would be the running mate to Obaseki was resolved in the favour of Shuiabu yesterday…

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Fayose has N300m in his Zenith Bank Account

July 8, 2016

Fayose Has N300m In His Zenith Bank Account – Lere Olayinka by Taeewo(m): 1:04am Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has confirmed an allegation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission that he had N300m in one of his accounts in Zenith Bank with number 9013074033. The governor’s Special Adviser on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka, said this in a series of tweets on Facebook under the hash…

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