2023: Jega, Utomi float Rescue Nigeria Project

Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega; and foremost Nigerian Professor of Political Economy, Pat Utomi, alongside several politicians on Tuesday, unveiled the Rescue Nigeria Project. According to the group, the RNP is designed to provide an alternative political platform to the dominance of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples…

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Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega; and foremost Nigerian Professor of Political Economy, Pat Utomi, alongside several politicians on Tuesday, unveiled the Rescue Nigeria Project. According to the group, the RNP is designed to provide an alternative political platform to the dominance of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples…
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2023: Southern Govs can’t threaten the north for Presidency, say Northern elders

The Northern Elders Forum has said that the 17 Southern Governors should stop “threatening” the north for Presidency in the 2023 elections. The group said the politicians should rather engage and persuade their northern colleagues in their various parties to come up with a consensus candidate. NEF Director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed,…

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The Northern Elders Forum has said that the 17 Southern Governors should stop “threatening” the north for Presidency in the 2023 elections. The group said the politicians should rather engage and persuade their northern colleagues in their various parties to come up with a consensus candidate. NEF Director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed,…
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2023: Southern group slams NEF, says ‘Nigeria not for North alone’

The Southern Nigeria Frontier has described as a “grand illusion” the statement by the Publicity Secretary of the Northern Elders’ Forum, Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, that the north will continue to lead Nigeria. Baba-Ahmed had also said the North has the majority number to produce Nigeria’s president without recourse to any rotational arrangement. But in a…

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The Southern Nigeria Frontier has described as a “grand illusion” the statement by the Publicity Secretary of the Northern Elders’ Forum, Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, that the north will continue to lead Nigeria. Baba-Ahmed had also said the North has the majority number to produce Nigeria’s president without recourse to any rotational arrangement. But in a…
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Lagos Assembly, APC mourn ex-lawmaker, Sunny Ade’s wife Adegeye

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday mourned a former member, Risikat Adegeye. This was as the Speaker, Mudashiru Obasa, described her demise as the “fall of a shining star.” Adegeye, the wife of a respected musician, King Sunny Ade, died in the early hours of Tuesday after battling a brief illness. The speaker,…

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The Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday mourned a former member, Risikat Adegeye. This was as the Speaker, Mudashiru Obasa, described her demise as the “fall of a shining star.” Adegeye, the wife of a respected musician, King Sunny Ade, died in the early hours of Tuesday after battling a brief illness. The speaker,…
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Though you’re next door, leaving House for Senate is your loss, Gbaja tells Jarigbe

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has described as a loss, the decision by Agom Jarigbe for leaving the House for the Senate. According to Gbajabiamila, the 9th House is the most vibrant in the history of Nigeria. Jarigbe, who represented Ogoja/Yala Federal Constituency in Cross River State, had moved to the…

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The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has described as a loss, the decision by Agom Jarigbe for leaving the House for the Senate. According to Gbajabiamila, the 9th House is the most vibrant in the history of Nigeria. Jarigbe, who represented Ogoja/Yala Federal Constituency in Cross River State, had moved to the…
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North will continue to rule Nigeria regardless of who’s President —Akintoye

Yoruba Nation arrowhead, Prof Banji Akintoye, says the north will continue to rule and dominate Nigeria regardless of whoever is in power as President. He spoke from Benin Republic in a PUNCH Live Interview on Tuesday. Akintoye made the comments days after the Northern Elders Forum said the north would not play second fiddle in…

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Yoruba Nation arrowhead, Prof Banji Akintoye, says the north will continue to rule and dominate Nigeria regardless of whoever is in power as President. He spoke from Benin Republic in a PUNCH Live Interview on Tuesday. Akintoye made the comments days after the Northern Elders Forum said the north would not play second fiddle in…
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State congress: Why APC should avoid consensus -Adamawa chairman

The acting Caretaker chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Adamawa State, Ibrahim Bilal, has said a majority of APC stakeholders within the party in the state are satisfied with his stewardship of the party. This is as he also advised the party to settle for elections in deciding the choice of state party executives…

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The acting Caretaker chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Adamawa State, Ibrahim Bilal, has said a majority of APC stakeholders within the party in the state are satisfied with his stewardship of the party. This is as he also advised the party to settle for elections in deciding the choice of state party executives…
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2023: CNG backs NEF, says North won’t succumb to Southern Govs’ blackmail

A Coalition of 52 Northern Groups on Monday endorsed the agitation by the Northern Elders Forum that the Northern region would take advantage of its population to retain political power beyond 2023. The CNG said it would not succumb to blackmail by Southern Governors. The group was responding to comments credited to the Spokesperson for…

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A Coalition of 52 Northern Groups on Monday endorsed the agitation by the Northern Elders Forum that the Northern region would take advantage of its population to retain political power beyond 2023. The CNG said it would not succumb to blackmail by Southern Governors. The group was responding to comments credited to the Spokesperson for…
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Group endorses Osinbajo for 2023 presidency

SUPPORTERS of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo under the aegis of Progressive Consolidation Group, have endorsed the Vice President to run for the office of the president in 2023. Speaking during a consultation visit to Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State, in Lafia on Monday, Chairman of the group, Dr Aliyu Kurfi, said that the Vice…

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SUPPORTERS of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo under the aegis of Progressive Consolidation Group, have endorsed the Vice President to run for the office of the president in 2023. Speaking during a consultation visit to Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State, in Lafia on Monday, Chairman of the group, Dr Aliyu Kurfi, said that the Vice…
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Delta APC expels ex-deputy chairman

THE Delta State chapter of All Progressives Congress has expelled its former Deputy Chairman, Elvis Ayomanor. Our Correspondent gathered that the Executive Committee of the party in Sapele Ward 7, Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State, ratified his expulsion over alleged anti-party activities. The decision was based on a recommendation of the Ward Disciplinary…

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THE Delta State chapter of All Progressives Congress has expelled its former Deputy Chairman, Elvis Ayomanor. Our Correspondent gathered that the Executive Committee of the party in Sapele Ward 7, Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State, ratified his expulsion over alleged anti-party activities. The decision was based on a recommendation of the Ward Disciplinary…
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