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#OSUNPOLL: Who decides the outcome of the poll and why…READ TO FIND OUT

Osun 2014: Ogbeni will beat up omisore

Women voters are to determine the outcome of the Osun State governorship election slated for August 9. This is because the number of registered female voters in the state is higher than that of the male, according to a document obtained by our correspondent from the Independent National Electoral Commission in Abuja on Monday. The […]

Dokubo-Asari Vs. Jonathan: What has gone wrong between the duo AGAIN?…A MUST READ

Dokubo-Asari At 50: ‘I Became Radicalised After Converting To Islam’

The Leader of Niger-Delta Peoples Volunteers Force, Alhaji Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, on Tuesday slammed President Goodluck Jonathan over his comment that Nigeria would have boiled if a former Head of State Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) had died in the Kaduna blast. He also exonerated himself from the allegation that he paid the alleged masterminds of […]

Rivers: Party of Blind Critics, Enemies of Progress – APC Calls PDP…READ WHY

Rivers State Governor Rotimi Amaechi

•Defends Amaechi’s purchase of road analyser The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has challenged the State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to provide proof that the APC Government in the State inflated the cost of the Automated Road Analyser (ARAN) commissioned on July 18 by Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi. […]

Kaduna Explosion: PDP, APC clash over attack on Buhari’s convoy…READ THE DETAILS

Buhari

The ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) clashed, weekend, over the bomb blast which targeted a former head of state, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), in Kaduna. Buhari, a top member of the APC, escaped by the whiskers, when his convoy was hit by the blast on Wednesday. Another blast […]

IMPEACHMENT SAGA: WHY They cannot impeach Amaechi —Rivers APC assures

Rivers state governor, Rotimi Amaechi

PORT HARCOURT—All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State has dismissed fears in some quarters that Governor Rotimi Amaechi may be impeached. Speaking against the backdrop of allegation by the National Chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, that Governor Amaechi was among five governors of the party penciled down for impeachment, media aide to the […]

Impeachment gale :Concerns over four APC govs

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•Nyako gone, Al-Makura going… Oshiomhole, Shettima, Amaechi may join list The wind of impeachment of governors which began last Monday with the removal of the Adamawa State governor, Rear Admiral Murtala Nyako, is fast spreading to other states, and baring last-minute political maneuvering, the wind may blow to four other states. Among the states that […]

DETAILS: Why Amaechi can’t be impeached — Aide

Rotimi-Amaechi

Rivers APC urged Nigerian to resist plot to derail nation’s democracy. Rivers State Governor Chibuike Amaechi’s Chief of Staff, Tony Okocha, has guaranteed that the governor would complete his tenure despite alleged plot by six members of the State House of Assembly to unseat him. Mr. Okocha said for as long as Rivers people remained […]

Impeachment: Amaechi will complete tenure…NO CAUSE FOR ALARM! —Rivers Govt. assures

Rotimi-Amaechi

The Rivers State Government has told the people of the state not to lose sleep as the fate that befell the Governor of Adamawa State, Admiral Murtala Hamman-Yero Nyako (retd.), who was impeached by Adamawa lawmakers, cannot befall Governor Chibuike Amaechi. Addressing the APC Youths League Rivers State Chapter and Igbo Professionals in Rivers State, […]

REVEALED: The main reason Why I left PDP – Amaechi opens up

jonathan amaechi

Rivers State Governor, Chibuike Amaechi has declared that failure of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) led Federal government to implement the United Nations Environmental Protection Agency (UNEP) report on Ogoniland was part of the reasons why he left the party. Amaechi spoke on Sunday at the thanksgiving celebration of former Council Chairman of Khana Local […]

2015: Wike has not resigned – says PDP

Nyesom Wike

People’s Democratic Party has dismissed the claim in some quarters that the Minister of State for Education, Chief Nyesom Wike, has resigned from his position. The report of the minister’s resignation had been in the social media since Saturday, shortly after the new Minister of Education, Mr. Ibrahim Shekarau, assumed duty. But the Rivers State […]


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