The Supreme Court on Wednesday affirmed a decision of the Court of Appeal which dismissed a petition by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against the election of the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai. Reiterating the point made by the appellate court on Wednesday, the Supreme Court in a unanimous decision...
Says It is part of APC’s hounding of opposition The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) condemns in the strongest terms, the unwarranted and vindictive demolition of a property belonging to former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, by the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Kwara state government. The PDP described the invasion and demolition...
A drama played out on Tuesday at the Kwara State House of Assembly in Ilorin, the state capital. This followed two court judgements delivered in favour of a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Jimoh Agboola, that he won the March 9 Ilorin South Constituency election. Agboola defeated Abdulazeez Elewu...
The Kwara State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the leadership of the Kwara State House of Assembly over its refusal to welcome and swear in Hon. Abdulraheem Jimoh Agboola. Agboola, a member of the PDP was recently declared winner of the Ilorin South State constituency election...
No fewer than 1050 widows in Ekiti/Irepodun/Isin/Oke-Ero Federal Constituency in Kwara, have benefitted from a cash empowerment initiative worth N10.5 million to boost their trading and commercial activities. The empowerment which was held in phases across the four councils within the constituency was put together by the constituency office of...
Kabir Marafa, a former senator, said some governors are plotting to replace Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) with AbdulAziz Yari, former governor of Zamfara state. Marafa made the statement while speaking with journalists in Zamfara on Friday. Marafa alleged that the governors nursing this idea are...
The Lagos State House of Assembly says it will not repeal the state’s pension law permitting former governors and other public office holders to receive juicy pensions from state coffers. In an interview with newsmen on Sunday, Tunde Braimoh, Chairman, House Committee on Information and Strategy, said Lagos Assembly will...
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) describes President Muhammadu Buhari’s comment against overseas treatment, for which Mr. President leads on the medal table, as self-indicting and raises public apprehensions on high-level deceits in governance. Our party describes as ridiculous, a situation where a President, who patronizes foreign hospitals for treatment and...
Charges APC To Respond To Barlow's Allegations The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alerted that the fizzling All Progressives Congress (APC) is responsible for the escalated violence, insurgent attack, bloodletting and worsened insecurity in our nation. The PDP says the APC has been feeding fat and servicing its interests from...
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo says his administrations will not be distracted by forces whose intention is to slow down the governance process in the state. The governor stated this while briefing newsmen on the outcome of the weekly State Executive Council meeting held at the state government house in...