Category: Politics

Niger assembly impeaches speaker

The Speaker, Mr Usman Adamu, and three other principal officers of the Niger State House of Assembly were on Tuesday and have impeached. The House members, who unanimously elected Isah Kawu as the new speaker, have also set…

ODHA impeaches Dep.-Gov. Olanusi

By our correspondents Alhaji Ali Olanusi, the Deputy Governor of Ondo State, has been impeached. He was impeached on Monday in Akure by the State House of Assembly, having found him guilty of gross misconduct and…

Nigerians are heroes of Democracy – INEC

By our correspondent The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday commended Nigerians for their determination to entrench a true democracy in the country as demonstrated during the just concluded general elections. Mr Kayode Idowu,…

ODHA serves Olanusi, impeachement notice

By our correspondent The Ondo State House of Assembly, on Tuesday served an impeachment notice on the state Deputy-Governor, Ali Olanusi, in Akure the state capital. The impeachment move was premised on allegations of gross…

INEC declares more governorship elections results

By our correspondents The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced more results of the governorship elections held in 27 states on Saturday. Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been re-elected…

INEC declares Wike as winner in Rivers

By our correspondent ****As elections in Imo is inconclusive while that of Abia is stalemated The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday morning declared former Minister of State for Education, Mr Nyesom Wike as…