11 PDP senators defect to APC

Senator Bukola Saraki The rank of the APC in the Senate swelled Wednesday with the defection of 11 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, senators to the All Progressives Congress, APC. Among the senators that defected are…

Abbas accepts gradual Israeli withdrawal

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says Palestinians could accept an Israeli military presence in the West Bank for a three-year transition period as part of a peace deal.  But Abbas says “whoever proposes 10 or 15…

Power supply drops by 300mw

Electricity consumers got a piece of bad news yesterday. Supply will further drop because generation is down by 300 megawatts (mw). The drop is as a result of the shutdown of Shiroro Power Station –…

Jega meets US policy makers on 2015

INEC Chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega Top officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission will from Monday (today) begin to field questions from Nigerians in the Diaspora and commence intensive search for international support. The purpose…

2015: Atiku set to dump PDP

In spite of the declaration of the new national chairman of the PDP, Adamu Muazu to plead with certain aggrieved members of the party, who recently dumped the party to return, the ruling party may soon…