Friday, August 17, 2018
The Deputy Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, John Audu, representing Kachia Constituency, has defected from the ruling APC. ‎Confirming his defection in a statement, he personally signed, Mr Audu said it was a difficult decision taken by...
Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has asked Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to sack the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, over the freezing of bank accounts of Benue and Akwa Ibom state...
The All Progressives Congress, which had on Tuesday absolved itself from the invasion, on Wednesday defended the action of the Department of State Services’ operatives. The APC claimed that the action of the DSS officers was taken to prevent a...
The Chairman of the Nigerian Governors Forum, Abdulaziz Yari, on Wednesday, said it was unconstitutional for the EFCC to freeze the account of any state government. Yari,  who is also the Zamfara State Governor, said this in an interview with...
Godswill Akpabio, former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, has finally and officially dumped the Peoples Democratic Party for the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Mr Akpabio who is currently a senator representing Ikot Ekpene Senatorial district had earlier resigned his...
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday ordered the Inspector General of Police to produce the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu in court on August 14. Justice Stephen Pam gave the order after Mr Adegboyega Awomolo, SAN,...
The Akwa Ibom State Government has sacked the Commissioner for Labour, Productivity and Manpower Development, Mr. Ibanga Akpabio; and his counterpart in the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Mr. Victor Antai from the state Executive Council with immediate effect. Ibanga,...
Senate President Bukola Saraki has addressed a World Press Conference in company of Principal Officers of the National Assembly. He condemned the siege laid by the security operatives of the Department of State Services on the National Assembly on Wednesday,...
The British High Commission has reacted to Tuesday’s development at the National Assembly, saying it would only accept a democratic process that recognises the rights of Nigerians to participate in election process. “We are aware of media reports of a...
The All Progressives Congress has dissociated itself from the early morning siege at the National Assembly by masked officials of the Department of State Services based on “orders from above.” In a statement signed by its Acting National Publicity Secretary,...

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