Category Archives: Politics

Buba Galadima reportedly arrested by ”unknown masked men” in Abuja

Buba Galadima reportedly arrested by ''unknown masked men'' in Abuja

Unknown masked men has reportedly arrested a spokesman for the Peoples Democratic Party Campaign Council, Buba Galadima. This is according to Al Jazeerah. The spokesperson of PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, also made this known via his twitter handle. Buba who is against the

Nigeria prepares for rescheduled vote: Second time lucky?

Second time lucky? Nigeria prepares for rescheduled vote

Nigeria makes a second attempt to hold presidential and parliamentary elections this weekend, after a last-gasp postponement that angered voters and stoked the political temperature. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will on Saturday try again to stage Africa’s biggest

President Buhari says democracy not easy to maintain

President Buhari says democracy not easy to maintain

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians to give democracy the chance to flourish in the country as it’s not the “easiest thing to achieve and maintain”. The president said this during a national broadcast in the early hours of Friday,

Babachir Lawal appears in court, pleads not guilty

Babachir Lawal appears in court, pleads not guilty

Babachir Lawal, former SGF accused of benefiting from the clearing of invasive grass species in Yobe, appears in court, pleads not guilty. A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Babachir Lawal, was on Tuesday, February 12, 2019,

PDP exposes plot to assassinate Dino Melaye

PDP exposes plot to assassinate Dino Melaye

The PDP also condemned the use of security operatives to harass and intimidate its members. The Kogi state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has raised an alarm of an alleged plot to assassinate Senator Dino Melaye. This was

Hoodlums attack FCT APC campaign train in Abuja

Hoodlums attack FCT APC campaign train in Abuja

Crisis was averted in the Dei-Dei axis of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja when hoodlums attacked the campaign convoy of the All Progressives Congress on Saturday. The APC campaign convoy which comprised of the FCT Ministers representative, the APC Chairman

CUPP alleges plot to force Onnoghen to resign at gunpoint

CUPP alleges plot to force Onnoghen to resign at gunpoint

CUPP’s spokesman, Imo Ugochinyere made the allegations while speaking to newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday, February 5, 2019. Ugochinyere said “Some of the Senior Advocates on the team of the CJN have been trailed, their offices and homes being circled

White witches predict victory for Atiku in February 16, presidential election

Atiku victory in February 16 presidential election

The thought of Atiku Abubakar becoming the President of Nigeria after the election on February 16, 2019, is an idea some white witches fancy as opposed to having the incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari hold on to power. The provision of

Nigeria vice president survives second chopper emergency

Nigeria vice president survives second chopper emergency

A helicopter carrying Nigeria’s vice president Yemi Osinbajo crash landed Saturday, an aide said, seven months after he survived another air emergency. Osinbajo had a similar narrow escape in June 2018 when his helicopter suddenly began emitting thick smoke and

President Buhari and Father Mbaka hold closed door meeting in Abuja

President Buhari and Father Mbaka hold closed door meeting in Abuja

Few weeks to the presidential election, President Buhari today had a closed door meeting with controversial Catholic Priest and Director of Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.Fr Mbaka arrived the Presidential Villa in a