Dogara officially dumps APC, submits PDP nomination form

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has officially dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Mr Dogara personally summited his Expression of Interest and Nomination Form to the PDP headquarters in Abuja. The PDP made the announcement on Thursday through their Twitter handle. Breaking! The Honourable Speaker…

JUST IN: Buhari orders IG not to invite Adeleke

President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly stopped the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, from inviting Senator Ademola Adeleke, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the governorship election. The election is slated for Saturday in Osun State. The police had earlier invited Adeleke to the Force Headquarters in Abuja for the purpose of arraigning…

WAEC confirms Adeleke sat for its examination in 1981

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says Ademola Adeleke, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Osun state governorship election, sat for its examination in 1981. The council confirmed Adeleke’s participation in an affidavit deposed at an FCT high court in Bwari, Abuja, on Wednesday. Rasheed Olabayo and Oluwaseun Idowu, PDP members in…

Police file exam malpractice charge against Adeleke

The police have directed the People’s Democratic Party aspirant in Saturday Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, to report to the Force Headquarters, Abuja, immediately for arraignment for examination malpractice, criminal conspiracy, and impersonation. Adeleke was asked to report to the Special Investigation Panel alongside one Sikiru Adeleke, the Principal of Ojo-Aro Community Grammar School,…

Fayose to Magu: You have personal hatred against me

Outgoing Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose has accused the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu of harbouring “unprovoked personal hatred and malice” against him. Fayose who was reacting to the commission’s request to appear before it on Thursday, September 20, 2018, said he would not honour such invitation before…

House of Reps: APC members protest James Faleke’s re-election bid

Some members of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Ikeja Federal Constituency, Lagos State, on Monday staged a peaceful protest against the re-election bid of Rep. James Faleke. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Faleke, member representing Ikeja Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives is positioning himself for re-election in 2019 elections. The…

BREAKING: Kano Assembly confirms new deputy gov

The Kano State House of Assembly on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna as the new deputy governor of the state. Governor Umar Ganduje had on Monday officially forwarded the name of the deputy governor nominee to the legislative chamber for screening. The Special Assistant to the governor on Media, Salihu Tanko…