Laide Raheem, Abeokuta A former governor of Ogun State and the Deputy Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Council (South), Gbenga Daniel, on Sunday, declared that the presidential election slated for February 16, “has already been won” by the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. Daniel, expressed this optimism while fielding questions from newsmen in […]
A High Court in Abuja convicted Joshua Dariye in June. The post BREAKING: Appeal Court reduces ex-Gov Joshua Dariye’s jail term appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Former Governor of Bayelsa and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, Chief Timipre Sylva, has denied defecting from the party to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Continue reading Ex-gov. Sylva denies dumping APC for PDP at Vanguard News.
The former Anambra governor says the nation is tottering under heavy debt. The post Nigerian economy on life support — Ex-Gov. Obi appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
NAN The police in Ekiti said on Monday that they would leave no stone unturned in their efforts at tracking the killers of Mr Bunmi Ojo, a former Personal Assistant to former Gov. Segun Oni. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Caleb Ikechukwu, told journalists in Ado Ekiti that those responsible for the killing […]
The All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Lawan Gumau,has won the Bauchi South Senatorial District By-election, held on Saturday. Announcing the result in Bauchi on Sunday, the Returning Officer, Prof. Ahmed Sarkin-Pagam, said Gumau scored 119,489 votes to defeat eight other contestants, amongst them, the immediate past governor of the state, Mr Isa Yuguda of […]
8 out of 30 lawmakers in the Benue House of Assembly served the Governor with a notice of impeachment on Monday. Youths in Benue state under the aegis of Benue Youth Alliance For Ortom (BYAFO) 2019 have warned former Governor, George Akume and others allegedly plotting to impeach Governor Samuel Ortom to desist. The youths […]
Paul Orude, Bauchi Immediate past governor of Bauchi State, Mallam Isa Yuguda, has urged the electorate in the state to vote out the current All Progressives Congress (APC) administration in the state in order to put an end to the current suffering they are facing. Yuguda stated this, on Wednesday, in Bauchi, shortly after being […]
Former Governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, shares the stories of how ministers knelt and trembled before Gen Sani Abacha. Former Governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, has shared stories of power and trepidation during the dark days of the military era. General Sani Abacha was Nigeria’s military ruler from 1993 to 1998 […]
The judge advises Mr Nyame on what to do. The post Jailed ex-Gov. Nyame seeks release from prison, but fails appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Operatives of the Department of State Service (DSS), have arrested the former governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswan, over an alleged connection with the killings in the state. Suswan was invited by the agency on Tuesday over a petition by a high ranking politician, alleging that he (Suswan) was habouring Terwase Akwaza, a.k.a ‘Ghana’, who had […]
By Bashir Bello KATSINA — The Federal High Court sitting in Katsina, yesterday, adjourned till October 15 and 16 for trial of former governor of Katsina State, Shehu Ibrahim Shema, over alleged laundering of N5.7 billion SURE-P funds. The case was filed against the former governor by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The presiding […]