The Peoples Democratic Party suffered a major loss in the House of Representatives when on Wednesday when 8 of its members defected from the party to other parties. This turn of events gave its rivals, the All Progressives Congress position as the majority party.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) directed by the House of Representatives after passing a resolution to allow Nigerians eligible to use their temporary voters’ card in February polls. According to the honourable members, this step became necessary due to the fact that a lot of Nigerians are yet to
The court said the House of Reps did not follow due process in inviting the Petroleum Minister. The post Court stops House of Reps from probing Alison-Madueke over N10 bn private jet appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The US-based university teacher says he is wondering why credible citizens who, everyone agrees would be pillars of selfless service to the country, do not win elections The post APC aspirant, Ifowodo, who begged for campaign funding loses Reps bid appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Nigerian musician turned politician, Abolore Akande popularly known as 9ice was reported to have lost the All Progressives Congress (APC) Party primary in Oyo state to run for the Ogbomoso North/Ogbomosho South/Orire Federal Constituency in the 2015 House of Representatives election. 9ice lost to a formidable opponent, Prince Akeem Oyewumi,
Federal lawmaker, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, on Sunday said she decided not to return to the House of Representatives in 2015 to give others the chance to contest. Dabiri-Erewa, an APC member, who presently represents Ikorodu Federal Constituency, spoke with newsmen in Ikorodu, Lagos. She was among delegates who voted at the
The political world is not the same as the entertainment industry, as 9ice and Kate Henshaw have found out. Kate Henshaw was looking to represent the Calabar South Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives under the PDP, but lost out at the primaries.