By Farooq Kperogi
It was always obvious to keen, disinterested observers that Bola Tinubu’s gamble in helping Buhari to ascend to power won’t pay off in the end; that his opportunistic political love affair with Buhari won’t be requited; and … Read the rest
Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has accused Atiku Abubakar, his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterpart of being a liar who cannot explain the source of his wealth.
Tinubu levelled the allegation while addressing … Read the rest
This certainly promises to be an interesting year for Africa where a total of 24 general, legislative and local elections would take place in the course of the year in Republics of Benin, Comoros, Cote d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Gabon, Ghana, … Read the rest
The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the major opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday lampooned former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, for declaring support for one of the presidential candidates, Labour Party’s Peter Obi.
In a special New Year message … Read the rest
No political party can succeed without its engine room. And this engine room is made of tireless workers: many of whom are usually unsung heroes. They are more interested in achieving victory for the team rather than personal accolades. They … Read the rest
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said it is making efforts to arrest Abdulsalam Zaura, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Kano central senatorial district, over alleged $1.3 million fraud.
Council to EFCC, Ahmad Rogha, said this … Read the rest
One of the major problems that we have had to contend with since the return to civilian rule in 1999, and even long before then in previous electoral cycles and subsequently – 1959, 1979, 1983, 1993, 1999, 2007, 2011, 2015, … Read the rest
The Court of Appeal in Abuja has voided the election of Godswill Akpabio as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Akwa Ibom north-west senatorial district.
In a judgment delivered on Monday, a three-member panel of justices set … Read the rest
Spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Council (PCC), Dino Melaye has argued that Peter Obi, presidential candidate of the Labour Party, cannot win the 2023 presidential election and has urged Nigerians to vote wisely.
The irrepressible former … Read the rest
On September 29, the National Peace committee led by General Abdusalami Abukakar and the Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah organized an event in Abuja where Presidential candidates of the political parties for the 2023 general elections signed … Read the rest