Defection: Court strikes out suit seeking sack of Saraki, Dogara, others

An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Friday struck out a suit seeking the removal of Senate President Bukola Saraki and 53 other lawmakers from office following their defection from one political party to another.

Defection: Court strikes out suit seeking sack of Saraki, Dogara, others

An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Friday struck out a suit seeking the removal of Senate President Bukola Saraki and 53 other lawmakers from office following their defection from one political party to another. A civic group had asked that their seats be declared vacant due to their defection from the parties […]

NASS Leadership: Why I back Gbajabiamila, Lawan, Says Bola Tinubu

NASS Leadership: Why I back Gbajabiamila, Lawan, Says Bola Tinubu

All Progressives Congress national stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has said all he has done in respect of the impending election of presiding officers of the National Assembly is to support the APC’s and President Muhammadu Buhari’s position. He said he had no ulterior motives in so doing. According to him, all his mind, heart and […]

Speakership: Another Rep declares interest, writes Oshiomhole

Speakership: Another Rep declares interest, writes Oshiomhole

Ahead of the plan by the All Progressive Congress (APC) to zone the speaker of House of Representatives’ slot, Chike Okafor (APC-Imo), on Tuesday, formally declared his intention to run for the position. Mr Okafor made his intention known when members of Good Governance and Transparency Initiative (GGTI) visited him at his National Assembly’s office, […]

Elections: Oyo gov decries voters apathy

Elections: Oyo gov decries voters apathy

Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, has lamented the low turn out of voters in Saturday’s governorship and house of assembly elections in the state. The governor who spoke at his unit 20 polling unit, Ward 11, Ibadan South West local government after voting, told journalists the elections were peaceful in. his polling unit. He […]

APC Lawmakers Booed Buhari Too – PDP Argued

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has denied that its members instigated the booing of President Muhammadu Buhari at the National Assembly on Wednesday.

APC Lawmakers Booed Buhari Too – PDP Argued

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has denied that its members instigated the booing of President Muhammadu Buhari at the National Assembly on Wednesday.

Breaking: Four APC reps dump party

Breaking: Four APC reps dump party

The All Progressives Congress on Monday lost four members in the House of Representatives to other political parties. The Speaker of the House, Mr Yakubu Dogara announced the defection on the floor of the House in Abuja. Defectors: Mr Samuel SEgun-Williams moved to the Labour Party (LP), Mr Lawan Hassan-Anka moved to the Peoples Democratic Party, […]

‘Intensify crackdown on corrupt money to fund minimum wage,’ SERAP tells Buhari

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “intensify his government crackdown on corrupt money and recovery of other illicit wealth by public officials and institutions to fund the proposed N65,000 national minimum wage by the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), if he is to fulfil the needs of ordinary Nigerians who continue to struggle to make ends meet, and whom he has called his ‘constituency’.”

‘Intensify crackdown on corrupt money to fund minimum wage,’ SERAP tells Buhari

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “intensify his government crackdown on corrupt money and recovery of other illicit wealth by public officials and institutions to fund the proposed N65,000 national minimum wage by the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), if he is to fulfil the needs of ordinary Nigerians who […]

Dogara storms PDP secretariat, formally announces exit from APC

Dogara storms PDP secretariat, formally announces exit from APC

By Ehi Ekhator The Speaker of the House of Assembly, Hon. Yakubu Dogara formally announced his exit from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday. Dogara stormed the National Secretariat of the PDP where he announced his exit before many of his supporters. Last week, some constituents presented him […]

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