Category: Politics

Bola Tinubu Opposes Gov. Okorocha, Says No Automatic Ticket For Buhari

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bola Tinubu, has said President Muhammadu Buhari cannot get an automatic ticket for the 2019 election. Tinubu made the statement less than 24 hours after Rochas Okorocha, governor of Imo state, said 34 governors had endorsed Buhari for a second term. Speaking in Akure, capital

BREAKING: APGA’s Willie Obiano wins Anambra Governorship Election

Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has won the 2017 governorship election in Anambra State. Going by the results of the Governorship election announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, the APGA candidate, who is also the incumbent governor of Anambra State, is leading his other contenders with wide margin. He

BREAKING: Presidency Releases Full List of Buhari’s Appointees

The Presidency has released a full list of all the appointments made by President Muhammadu Buhari since he assumed office on May 29, 2015. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, released the list of 159 appointees on Saturday night. “Here is an updated table of President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointments,

Rochas Okorocha Denies Plot to Sack Eze Imo, Ohiri

Confusion, gripped Imo monarchs yesterday over alleged plot to sack the state chairman of traditional rulers, Eze Samuel Ohiri, by Governor Rochas Okorocha. This was even as Okorocha denied any attempt to strip Ohiri of his title. A statement to newsmen in Owerri by Okorocha’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Sam Onwuemeodo, said such  should be