President Donald Trump was impeached for abuse of power in a historic vote in the House of Representatives on Wednesday, setting up a Senate trial on removing him from office after three turbulent years. By a 230 to 197 vote in the Democratic-majority House, the 45th US president became just the third occupant of the White House […]

Former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu is asking the court to grant him a post-conviction bail after being convicted of N7.1bn fraud and sentenced to 12 years’ imprisonment on Thursday, December 5. In an application today, Kalu said he is battling serious health challenges, and that the medical facilities in the prison cannot handle, […]

Nigerian lawmakers have kicked against the bill for an Act to alter the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, to provide a single term of six years for the president and state governors. The bill which also sought a 6-year term for members of the National Assembly and State Houses of Assembly, failed to […]

First Lady Aisha Buhari has accused the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu of making a mess of communication from the presidential villa, meddling in the affairs of her family, starving her of funds to run her office and messing up her marriage. Mrs. Buhari has long railed against a powerful cabal […]

One time Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Lagos West Senatorial seat, 35 year old Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, says people go into politics for different reasons, but he would always advise that they should go into politics to make a difference. He said this at the 3rd Edition of the YNAG™ Young & Emerging Leaders Conference. […]

The Peoples Democratic Party has expressed shock at the Wednesday judgment of the Supreme Court on the Presidential Election Petition filed by the party and its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. The party expressed the shock in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, in Abuja while reacting to the Supreme Court […]

The Federal High Court, Abuja has declined the motion filed by Human Rights Activist, Omoyele Sowore challenging his detention for forty-five days by the State Security Service and has also referred the case back to Judge Taiwo Taiwo. Justice Nkweonye Maha, the judge who presided over the court stated that she was not in the […]

The Lagos State Executive Council will be fully inaugurated tomorrow (Tuesday), says Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The governor said he would not delay the swearing-in of commissioners- and special advisers-designate already cleared by the State House of Assembly. He added that new permanent secretaries would also be sworn in today (Monday) to complement the activities of […]

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has called on leaders of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to make a decision to join the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, at least before they die. Speaking at an elaborate dinner to round off activities commemorating the 80th birthday celebration of the pioneer National Chairman of APC, Chief John […]

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