Category: Latest News

Elections: hitches in Otuoke, others

By our corrrespondent President Goodluck Jonathan, the presidential candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) could not be accredited immediately at Otuoke in Bayelsa as at 9:30 as about four card readers brought rejected his…

Amaechi alleges assassination plot

By our correspondent Gov Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State on Friday raised an alarm over threats to his life. Addressing newsmen in Lagos, he said that he had it on good authority that he had…

Grudge elections, as never before

By Duro Onabule The presidential election expectedly holds Saturday. The gratitude for that certainty goes not just to God and Nigerians for their patience, but also the international community for standing firm. Otherwise, tomorrow in…

UNILAG students union gets new exco

By Miftaudeen Raji, UNILAG Active students unionism is back at the prestigious University of Lagos as a news executive team of the Students Union (ULSU) emerged from a keenly contested election held on Thursday. The…

Olanusi, Ondo Dep-Gov defects to APC

Alhaji Ali Olanusi, the Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Thursday dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and deflected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). He announced in a statement in Akure that he has resigned…

Polls: Fulanis endorse Buhari, El-Rufai

The umbrella body of five million eligible Fulani voters under the auspices of APC Fulani Nationwide Association (APCFNA) on Wednesday endorsed retired Gen. Mohammadu Buhari, the Presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC). They also…