The Supreme Council for Shari’ah in Nigeria (SCSN) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to hold the forthcoming general elections in one day, saying that violence may mar the staggered polls. The Council said violence might erupt after the first elections on February 25th, due to the desperation...
  A former governor of Enugu State, Chimaroke Nnamani, has explained why he is pitching his tent with the All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, for the 2023 general election. Nnamani said the Peoples Democratic Party breached its constitution and disallowed the South the opportunity to run for presidency. The former...
  The National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, has urged the federal government to let higher institutions in the country go on break now for the students who registered last year to collect their permanent voter’s cards, PVCs. According to the association, the if the step is not taken, over four...
  The Federal High Court in Jalingo, Taraba State capital has dismissed a case of certificate forgery against the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Taraba, Senator Emmanuel Bwacha. Justice Bala Usman also struck out the case that borders on false information tendered to the Independent National Electoral...
  The General Superintendent of Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor William Kumuyi, has tasked youths to be prepared to build a new Nigeria. Kumuyi stated this on Saturday at the global youth programme, ‘IMPACT Academy with the theme, ‘Wonderfully made for excellence in continuation of the ongoing Global Crusade with Kumuyi’...
  The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has dismissed insinuations of disagreement between him and the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), describing the latter’s support as unalloyed and enduring. Speaking at the APC rally in Gusau, the Zamfara State capital, on Saturday, Tinubu pledged to...
  Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of Labour Party (LP), says if elected, his administration will ensure significant developmental projects are channelled to the north. Speaking on Saturday at a rally in Maiduguri, the Borno capital, Obi said his plans for the north would include focus on agriculture and education. Addressing supporters...
  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has extended the collection of the Permanent Voter Cards by one week. This was disclosed by the National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye ,on Saturday. This is the second time the commission is extending the collection of PVCs due to...
  With her appearances at the ObiDatti movement campaigns marked by trendy dance moves and crowd-moving eloquence, no one needs to be told that Aisha Yesufu means business in her quest for good governance. As a civil rights activist, Yesufu’s support for any government, according to her, is usually based on...
  Barely a month to the presidential election, the crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party is facing an uphill task to convince five of its elected governors to campaign for its flag bearer, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. Governors Nyesom Wike, Okezie Ikpeazu, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Seyi Makinde and Samuel Ortom of Rivers, Abia,...