11 Reasons Why Nyesom Wike Should Not Be Sworn In As Governor On May 29

By Joe Igbokwe Nyesom Wike: PDP Rivers State governor-elect Because we have not sufficiently punished political criminals in Nigeria for 16 years now, the hearts of our politicians have been schemed to continue to do wrong, believing that they are above the law and that nothing will happen to them.

My Ultimate Ambition In Politics Is To Be Governor Of Oyo — 9ICE


Popular indigenous singer, 9ice says he wants to be the governor of Oyo state. The singer whose real name is Abolore Akande contested for the Federal House of Representatives, Ogbomosho North/ Ogbomosho South/Orire Federal Constituency on the platform of his party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, but lost out at the primaries.

There Has Never Been Any Fight Between Fashola And I – Tinubu Tweets


Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos State and a National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has rebuffed reports that he’s having a falling out with the outgoing governor of the South-West state. Tinubu who has been described as a political genius and nicknamed Jagaban took to

GEJ Appoints Peter Obi As Chairman Of SEC


A former  Governor of Anambra State, Mr Peter Obi has been appointed the new Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission. His appointment was announced on Monday.

Warri Wolves Is Not Under Delta FA – Okocha

Former Super Eagles captain, Austin ‘Jay-Jay’ Okocha, says Nigerian Premier League side, Warri Wolves is not under the Delta State Football Association’s care. Okocha was on Sunday Sports on Channels Television to discuss football development in Nigeria and the challenges faced by the Warri club.

Wike Can Betray His Own Mother For Money – Amaechi


Rivers State Governor, Governor Rotimi Amaechi has blasted the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate for the state and his former friend, Barrister Nyesom Wike as a political thug and man who has no loyalty even for his own mother.

Governor Mimiko Witch-Hunts His Deputy’s Aides


Following the defection of Alhaji Ali Olanusi, the Ondo State Deputy Governor, from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC), the State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko, has allegedly ordered the stoppage of the salaries and allowances of all the deputy governor’s aides. A competent source disclosed to

Yero Congratulates Buhari, Commends Jonathan

Kaduna State Governor, Mukhtar Yero, has congratulated the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), General Muhammadu Buhari, over his victory at the just concluded presidential election in Nigeria. Governor Yero also commended the patriotic courage of President Goodluck Jonathan for displaying uncommon sportsmanship in conceding defeat even before

Kwara State: Governor Ahmed Distributes Vehicles To Transporters

The Governor of Kwara State, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has distributed 70 vehicles to transporters across the state to improve their economic well being. This is the second phase of the vehicle distribution and it includes 50 taxis and 20 buses, in which the beneficiaries expressed their readiness to ensure the victory

Mimiko Faults Obasanjo on Election Postponement


GOVERNOR Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State, yesterday, faulted former President Olusegun Obasanjo postulation on the reason adduced by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for the postponement of the general elections. Speaking in Akure, Dr Mimiko said available evidence on ground was at variance with the former president’s postulations on

Prof Mimiko Didn’t Apply For INEC Job


The Governor of Ondo state, Olusegun Mimiko, has debunked the rumours that his brother, Prof Olufemi Mimiko, is planning to replace the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega. According to The Nation, Prof Mimiko has recently completed his term as Vice Chancellor of the Adekunle Ajasin

March 28: Ben Bruce, Sylva Shun Peace Accord In Bayelsa


Chairman of Silverbird Group, Ben Murray-Bruce and ​former Bayelsa Governor, Timipre Sylva​, have both refused to sanction a peace accord meant to reduce tension in Bayelsa. The peace accord which was organised by the Assistant Inspector General of Police, Zone 5, Musa Daura had in attendance many politcians, including Speaker

NNPC, Others to Refund $1.48bn

The NNPC and the NPDC have been indicted by the report, which was ordered by Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala after allegations of misappropriation were made by the former Central bank Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi. A forensic audit ordered by the Federal Government has revealed that a minimum sum of $1.

In Pictures: Pastor E.A Adeboye, Gen. Buhari, Gov. Fashola, Prof Osinbajo Attends Lagos State Annual Thanksgiving


APC National Chairman John Oyegun, Governor Rotimi Amaechi, APC Presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari and his running mate Prof Yemi Osinbajo joined Governor of Lagos state Babatunde Fashola, RCCG General Overseer Pastor Adeboye and his wife and other Lagosians to offer praise to God for 2015 at the state house arena