The Nigerian Navy Ship Pathfinder (NNS) rescued over 250 persons, including children were rescued by the in a boat mishap, that occurred along Buguma waterways in Asari-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State.   The incident occurred on Sunday at around 10:30pm, after the cargo boat, MV Precious Emmanuel, conveying goods worth millions of Naira […]

Benue State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has vowed to use all legal options to recover the governorship of the state which it believes rightly belongs to the party. The Appeal Court sitting in Abuja on Monday dismissed the appeal by the governorship candidate of PDP, Engr Titus Uba and upheld the ruling of the tribunal […]

The Delta State National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba, on Monday, sacked the lawmaker representing Aniocha/Oshimili Constituency in the House of Representatives, Ngozi Okolie.   The tribunal nullified the election of Okolie, who contested on the platform of the Labour Party, and instead declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party,  Ndudi Elumelu, […]

The Presidential Petition Election Court has adjourned to Tuesday, July 4, the hearing of the defence filed by the Independent National Electoral Commission.   The court on June 23 fixed Monday, July 3 for respondents to open their case in defence of the petition filed by aggrieved parties challenging the outcome of the February 25 […]

Opposition parties including the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Labour Party (LP), have criticized the Presidency for rejecting the European Union’s (EU) final report on the February 25 presidential election.   The EU Observer Mission had highlighted “enduring systemic weaknesses” in the election, which the PDP and LP claim were not credible. However, the […]

As Nigerians at home and in the Diaspora are celebrating the 30th anniversary of the June 12, 1993, presidential election, also known as Democracy Day, on Monday, the Peoples Democratic Party has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission and the All Progressives Congress of undermining democracy and disrespecting the memory of the martyr of the […]

The candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has insisted that his legal team will prove that the 2023 election was fraudulent. Atiku was reacting to the Friday Supreme Court ruling that dismissed the suit seeking the disqualification of Kashim Shettima as the vice-presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress for double nomination. JAMZ […]

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the suit seeking the disqualification of Kashim Shettima as the vice-presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress for double nomination A five-member panel of the apex court held that the Peoples Democratic Party lacked the locus standi to institute the sui The panel said the PDP is not a […]

The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party and former Vice President of Nigeria, ATIKU ABUBAKAR has made key appointments of Special Advisers aimed at strengthening his presidential campaign team. The appointees include former Senate Presidents, Dr. BUKOLA SARAKI as Special Envoy to the presidential candidate and Senator PIUS ANYIM, as Special Adviser. Also appointed […]

The Coalition of United Political Parties (C-U-P-P) has called on People’s Democratic Party (PDP) National Executive Committee to sack the national chairman of the party, IYORCHIA AYU and the national secretary, SAMUEL ANYANWU. The spokesman of C-U-P-P IKENGA UGOCHINYERE in a statement said the exit of the two party leaders is essential to enhance the […]

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