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Vote For Buhari So That Power Can return To Yorubas In 2023 – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, urged the people of South-west to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 elections to guarantee a...

Ekiti Guber: Inspection Of Documents Stalls Tribunal Proceedings

The Ekiti Governorship Election Tribunal was on Tuesday forced to adjourn until Wednesday due to the inability of the respondents to complete inspection of electoral materials the petitioners tendered. The...

David Mark’s Daughter, Blessing Onuh Dumps PDP After Losing Reps Ticket

Blessing Onuh-Mark, one of the daughters of immediate past President of the Senate, David Mark, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. DAILY POST reports that her defection came barely...

2019: Presidential hopefuls Moghalu, Sowore spar over national minimum wage

The presidential candidates of African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore, and Young Progressives Party (YPP), Kingsley Moghalu, Friday morning attacked each other’s position on plans for the national minimum...

What Obasanjo told me moments before my endorsement – Atiku

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has again commented on his endorsement by former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital on...

2019: Influential Nigerians who aided Atiku, Obasanjo’s reconciliation

A former vice president and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, met with former president Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday in Abeokuta after which they announced...

2019: Buhari reacts to Obasanjo’s endorsement of Atiku for president

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the endorsement of his opponent by former President Olusegun Obasanjo. PREMIUM TIMES published how Mr Obasanjo on Thursday endorsed Atiku Abubakar for next year’s...

Fayose threatens to leave PDP over Atiku’s emergence

Outgoing Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, has regretted the failure of Sokoto Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, to emerge as the PDP presidential candidate at the party’s national convention held in...

PDP’s journey to Aso Rock villa has begun – Secondus

The National Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, said by success of the party’s presidential primaries in Port Harcourt, Rivers, the PDP’s journey to Aso Rock villa has...

APC Primaries: Osunbor heads appeal committee

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has inaugurated its national appeal committee over the party’s primaries. According to a statement by its publicity secretary, Yekini Nabena, the national chairman of the...

PDP Convention: In victory speech, Atiku pays tribute to Obasanjo, Wike, others

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has given a victory speech and accepted to be the party’s flag bearer in the 2019 presidential election. Mr Abubakar...

Shehu Sani remains Kaduna Central senatorial candidate, APC says

The national headquarters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that Shehu Sani remained its only senatorial candidate from Kaduna Central. The Acting National Publicity Secretary of the party,...

Oby Ezekwesili emerges presidential candidate

Nigeria’s former minister of education and co-founder of the ‘Bring Back Our Girls’ movement, Oby Ezekwesili, has joined the growing number of candidates aiming to unseat President Muhammadu Buhari...

2019: Jonathan, other Nigerians react to Atiku’s emergence as PDP candidate

A former president, Goodluck Jonathan, has congratulated former vice president Atiku Abubakar who on Sunday morning won the presidential primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Mr Jonathan described Mr...

2019: Donald Duke defeats Jerry Gana, others to emerge SDP presidential candidate

A former Governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, has emerged as the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) for the 2019 general election. Mr Duke governed Cross...

PDP assures of transparent, successful presidential primary

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has assured party members that its national convention to elect the party’s presidential candidate for the 2019 election will be transparent...

Primaries: APC clears Orji Kalu, Yusuf Haruna

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has cleared a former Abia State governor, Orji Kalu, and Yusuf Haruna to contest the party’s senate primaries. The two aspirants will be contesting for...

Oshiomhole speaks on Imo, Lagos APC primaries

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, on Tuesday described the results being circulated as the outcome of the Imo governorship primaries as fake. Mr Oshiohmole...

APC suspends Imo governorship primaries – Official

The All Progressives Congress has suspended the governorship primaries in Imo State indefinitely. Party spokesperson, Yekini Nabena, did not give any reasons for the suspension in a statement Tuesday afternoon. The...

UPDATED: Confusion in Lagos as APC electoral chief distances self from Tuesday’s ‘governorship primary’

The head of the electoral panel set up by the APC to conduct the governorship primary in Lagos has said no primary was held in the state on Tuesday. This...


Ibi Residents Lament Wadume’s Arrest, Say They Will Miss His ‘Generosity’

The residents of Ibi, the hometown of the suspected kidnap kingpin, Wadume have said they will miss the man following his arrest.

BBNaija: What I Would Have Done To Tacha, Ike, Khafi – Omashola (Video)

The housemates were nominated after the 'Cruistopia team' were defeated during the arena game challenge.

54-year-old Father Confesses After Sleeping With Daughter In Lagos

Security operatives have apprehended a man who has been sleeping with his daughter following the death of his wife.


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