Governor-Elect of Katsina State, Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari, a former speaker of the House of Representatives in this interview gives an insight into what the people of Katsina should expect from his administration.Read More
THE Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, led by its President, Abdulwahed Omar, yesterday held a rally in Benin City, in solidarity with the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr Godwin Obaseki, urging all workers in the state to vote for the party in Wednesday’s governorship election.Read More
After fighting from the trenches for many years and with his efforts again clouded by the unusual political habits of the establishment in his native Delta State, the pain could be deciphered in Senator Francis Okpozo yesterday.Read More
MOVES by some outgoing state governors to go to the Senate suffered a setback at the just concluded 2015 general elections as only four of them made it while four sitting governors lost their bids.Read More
Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State, yesterday, confessed that the 2015 general election campaigns almost divided Lagos along ethnic line and civil service administration.Read More
LAST Saturday’s election in Lagos was unarguably the toughest governorship poll ever held in the state since the return to democratic rule and proved the sagacity and strength of the political leader of the state, Asiwaju Bola TinubuRead More
Hon. Aminu Waziri, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, has fought and won many political battles since he was first appointed a legislative aide to the first Senate leader of the Fourth Republic, Senator Abdallah Wali. His defeat of Wali in last Saturday’s governorship poll was his latest victory.Read More
IT is no longer news that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will produce the Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives when 8th Assembly of the National Assembly takes off in JuneRead More
THE saying that victory is sweet to the one that has once tasted failure reflects the political events that heralded last Saturday’s Governorship and State House Assembly election in Bauchi StateRead More
Governor Jonah Jang’s bid to exchange positions with Senator Gyang Pwajok comes unstuck after voters shot down his proposal to position his alter ego as his successorRead More
The quest for the control of political power by political gladiators in the various political parties in Akwa-Ibom State on Saturday April 11, 2015 gubernatorial and House of Assembly elections has surely left very little to be desiredRead More
The lull in political campaigns by the main opposition party, All Progressives Congress, APC, in the days leading to last Saturday’s governorship election had betrayed the strength and structure deployed by it to usurp power from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDPRead More
The routing of the Peoples Democratic Party by the All Progressives Congress in the presidential and governorship elections in Benue State marked an end to the 16 year dominance of the PDP over the politically conscious people of the state.Read More
THE battle for Senate presidency appears to have shifted between the North Central and North East geo-political zones among the most ranking members, following the Senate Standing Order that favours long years of service in Senate.Read More
THE Independent National Electoral Commission,INEC, yesterday, asked contestants in Saturday’s governorship and State Assembly elections to accept all results officially declared by it.
This was even as it urged those not satisfied with the outcome of the polls to seek redress at the tribunal.