See Number of Political Associations That Have Applied To Be Registered

Nick Dazang, Abuja: Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has disclosed that as at earlier today, 13th March, 2017, the number of political associations that have applied to be registered as political parties was put at eighty six (86). Professor Yakubu made the disclosure during the Commission’s quarterly consultative meeting…

Owambe Parties: Muslim Group calls for ‘Cow Tax

The Muslim Rights Concern group have stated that there should be a ‘Cow tax’ for cows slaughtered by Nigerians. This was contained in a statement from the Head of the group, Prof. Akintola Ishaq who said that the extravagant life of some Nigerians has yet to be curbed despite the current difficulty. He said, “As……

Pregnant Beyonce And Jay Z Host Post-Grammy Awards Bash

American entertainment power couple, Beyoncé and Jay Z threw for themselves an after party following the Grammy awards held some nights ago. The power couple who didn’t end up carting as much awards as expected by fans took to Beyoncé’s website to share photos from the all exclusive post-Grammy bash held by the couple. Beyoncé……

Speaker Dogara: I Can’t Discriminate Against My Party

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, has described as unfair, statement credited to a former senator, Magnus Abe, that he is working  to provide a clear political advantage for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the upcoming National Assembly rerun elections in Rivers State. In a reply to a letter from  Senator…

INEC Approves 47 Observer Groups for Ondo Governorship Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has approved 47 domestic and international observer groups for the Ondo Governorship election scheduled for Saturday, 26th November 2016. Forty (40) domestic organisations and seven (7) international organisations make up the approved list. The approved organisations are as follows: Organisation Domestic Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) Community Life Project (Reclaim…

Nigeria May Emulate U.S on Direct Party Primaries

APC Delegate Cast His Vote At Party Primaries Uche Anichukwu, Abuja: Nigeria may emulate the United States of America, USA, in the use of direct primaries for the emergence of candidates of political parties in a renewed effort to strengthen the nation’s electoral system. The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, gave the…

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September 6 In the News: Ondo APC primaries – a ‘See and Buy’ affair, party leaders resign * WAEC, Don’t Move Us – Edo Students * Meet His Excellency president of Biafra * PDP Brought Zuckerberg to Naija * ISIS say no more Burqah Veils * President Called Son of a Bitch * 54 Other headlines

Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio. From the headlines and news of major local and international news sources, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s mega city. I have got news from Thisday, Daily Post, Daily Independent, The Punch, Nigerian Guardian, Vanguard, Nigerian Pilot, Premium Times, Sun Newspaper, PM News, Leadership newspaper, The Herald,…

APC Members Worried About Tinubu’s Health

Many politicians in the All Progressives Congress are currently worried about the health of the Party’s National leader Bola Tinubu. The party figures believe that Tinubu’s absence from the public space might be an indication of a serious health challenge. The APC leader’s absence is especially disturbing amidst the crisis brewing among party members in the…

2016 Ondo: APC Governorship Primaries

– Badaru Heads 5-member Election Primaries Committee – Bendega Chairs Election Appeal Committee Ayodele Afolabi, Abuja ABUJA, NIGERIA (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The National Organising Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Osita Izunaso on Thursday at the Party’s National Secretariat inaugurated a high-powered five-member Election Committee and three-member Election Appeal Committee for the 2016 Ondo State governorship election…

Don’t allow APC to use you, Edo PDP tells judiciary, police

Edo State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has urged the judiciary in the state, the police and the civil servants not to allow the All Progressives Congress, APC-led State Government of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole to use them against its members in the build-up to the September 10 gubernatorial election. The PDP, in a statement by its Publicity Secretary, Mr. Chris Nehikhare, alleged that the APC has perfected a plot to…

Bauchi State Governor Denies Misapplication of N8.6bn Bailout Funds

Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abubabakar, has denied reports that he misused the N8.6 billion bailout fund given to the state by the Federal Government. Speaking with State House Correspondents after he met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Aso Rock, the Governor said the fund was utilised for the purpose for which…

APC, PDP And Gale Of Delegates’ Elections Postponement

The APC and PDP have in recent weeks suffered a gale of delegates’ elections postponement due to internal wrangling within the parties. JONATHAN NDA- ISAIAH writes All Progressives Congress ( APC) into government last year, it was with the hope that the country will be ushered into a new era of change. However, recent events…

Buhari will resuscitate the economy, APC assures

The statement by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday is the latest in the Party’s insensitive plot to deflect attention from the voodoo economics and reckless fiscal policies the country was subjected to during its 16-year rule The post Buhari will resuscitate the economy, APC assures appeared first on The Eagle Online – The…

APC Sets Up Committee For Ondo Governorship Primaries

The National Organising Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Osita Izunaso on Thursday at the Party’s National Secretariat inaugurated a high-powered five-member Election Committee and three-member Election Appeal Committee for the 2016 Ondo State governorship election primaries scheduled for Saturday, September 3, 2016 at the Ondo State capital, Akure. This was made known…

Ondo PDP Guber Tussle: Abang declines Jimoh Ibrahim’s application

The Federal High Court has declined to hear, Mr Jimoh Ibrahim’s suit challenging the legality of Sen. Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the Party to conduct primaries in the state. Ibrahim is the PDP governorship candidate of the Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff-led faction of the PDP. In his ruling, Justice Okon Abang, on Thursday said he…

APC Inaugurates Ondo Governorship Election Primaries Committee

  Dyepkazah Shibayan, Abuja National Organising Secretary of All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Osita Izunaso, Thursday at the Party’s National Secretariat inaugurated a five-member election committee and three-member election appeal committee for the conduct of primaries towards the Ondo State governorship election. The APC primary election is scheduled for Saturday, September 3, 2016 at the…

Makarfi Led PDP Dissociate Self From Suit Against Justices Auta, Okon Abang

The Chairman, National Caretaker Committee, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi, on Wednesday dissociate self and the party from a suit against two federal high court judges, Justices Ibrahim Auta and Okon Abang. The party, which stated this in a statement signed by the one Dr Ibrahim Uma, special adviser to Makarfi in Abuja,…