Rivers Election Tribunal Strikes Out Petition Filed By Labour Party

The River State governorship election petition tribunal has struck out the petition filed by the Labour Party in the state, challenging the emergence of Barrister Nyesom Wike as Governor in the April 11 governorship election. Chairman of the tribunal, Justice Muazu Pindiga, in his ruling, agreed with the Peoples Democratic

National Peace Committee To Function Beyond Elections

The National Peace Committee will not wrap up its work following Nigeria’s successful transition from one government to another. The National Coordinator of the committee, Bishop Matthew Kukah, said this to journalists in Abuja after a closed-door meeting.

Alleged Plot by 22 Senators to Sabotage President Buhari: Senate to Probe Allegations

The senate has directed its Committee on Ethics and Privilege to investigate the allegations towards 22 northern senators of the APC, who took part in the vote of confidence on the Senate President and other leaders of the Senate, were plotting to frustrate the present administration. The alleged report according

Kaduna Government Saves 120 Million Naira From Ghost Workers

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, says over 120 million naira was saved from salaries paid to ghost workers after the biometric verification of civil servants conducted recently by his administration. In a state-wide broadcast on Thursday, Governor El-Rufai also announced a 60% reduction of overhead costs as part of

PDP Seeks Review Of INEC And DSS Heads’ Appointments

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the review of the appointments of the acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) Mrs Amina Zakari, and that of the Director General of the Department of State Services, Mr Lawal Daura.

 The acting National Chairman of the PDP, Mr

Idris Wada: Governor “Zero” Propaganda, By Danladi Danjuma

If the governor were given to propaganda, he would have used about 700 pages in different dailies to celebrate the over 700km of road constructed in the state The post Idris Wada: Governor “Zero” Propaganda, By Danladi Danjuma appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Landlord Issues Ekiti PDP Quit Notice

Despite the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presently at the rein of affairs in Ekiti state, the party has been hit with a very embarrassing scenario. According to reports, the PDP in Ekiti state has been issued a quit notice by its landlord for failure to pay its rent.

3 PDP governors join Buhari on Cameroon visit

FILE PHOTO: President Muhammadu Buhari arriving the United States Three governors of Nigeria’s main opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will join President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday as he leaves Nigeria to begin a two-day visit to Cameroon to build a more effective regional coalition against Boko Haram.

Governor Dickson Vows To Complete Odi General Hospital Renovation

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has announced that his administration would complete the renovation of Odi General Hospital in no distant time, to improve healthcare delivery in the area. Governor Dickson made the declaration on Tuesday, while flagging off the 58th edition of the famous Odi Ogori Ba Uge festival,

Akpabio Emerges Senate Minority Leader

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Caucus in the Senate on Tuesday in Abuja, announced the appointment of Sen. Godswill Akpabio (Akwa-Ibom North-West) as the Minority Leader in the Red chamber. Making the announcement, President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, also announced the appointment of Sen.

Nigerians Want Answers to Questions Not Insults, PDP Tells APC

THE national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has again taken a swipe at the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, saying that as a party in government, it must provide answers to questions instead of dodging and insulting the opposition. According to PDP, instead of looking for escape routes,