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NLC, Labour party rejects Mimiko plan return-Says the party is not a transit bus -Says its has no candidate for Ekiti election

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Labour party yesterday rejected plans by the immediate past Governor of Ondo state, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko to return the Labour party. Speaking with journalists yesterda, chairman of labour party, Dr Mike Omotosho also said the party has no candidate for the forthcoming Governorship …

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Leave INEC Boss Out Of Ethnic Politics – Group Warns

A coalition of Civil Society organisations and Election observer groups have said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu should not be dragged into ongoing ethnic politics. The group said the role of the INEC boss is so critical to the nation’s democracy that he should be …

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MANIFESTO OF KUJE, EZEKIEL AYUBA: AN ASPIRANT FOR NASARAWA STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY 2019, REPRESENTING KOKONA EAST CONSTITUENCY UNDER THE PLATFORM OF PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC PARTY (P.D.P)

MANIFESTO OF KUJE, EZEKIEL AYUBA: AN ASPIRANT FOR NASARAWA STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY 2019, REPRESENTING KOKONA EAST CONSTITUENCY UNDER THE PLATFORM OF PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC PARTY (P.D.P) The term Manifesto simply refers to the intents of the person seeking a political office towards his people to be implemented especially when he/she …

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Drama in Lokoja Court as Accused Persons Deny Allegations Against Melaye…

The case between Senator Dino Melaye and three others over gun running, that came up today at a Lokoja Magistrete Court 1, has been adjoined to 26th June, 2018. The matter which came up for mentioning, witnessed mild drama as the three accused persons under cross examiniation denied all the …

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President Buhari to Apologise to the National Assembly

Abuja-Chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Senator Dino Melaye, APC, Kogi West has asked President Muhammad Buhari to as a matter of urgency, apologize to the National Assembly for allegedly making what he termed, disparaging statements against the integrity of the Parliament when he said some lawmakers …

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Dino Melaye Resumes Plenary in a walking Stick

CHAIRMAN, Senate Committee on Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Senator Dino Melaye on Wednesday resumed plenary in a walking stick. Senator Melaye who came in at 11.13am, was accompanied by his supporters and later went to the hallowed chamber. Senator Melaye who dressed in white, wore Collar on his neck, an …

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“Not Too Young To Run” Act Will Bring Changes To Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari had his Democracy Day address to Nigerians today and he kept his biggest announcement for last and made it in a rather bland manner. The President said: “In few days to come, I will be joined by many promising young Nigerians to sign into law the “Not …

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PDP, APGA faults Nasarawa polls, says “it is a shame”

PDP, APGA faults Nasarawa polls, says “it is a shame”   Two major opposition political parties in Nasarawa State have condemned the local government election conducted by the State Independent Electoral Commission (NASIEC), saying ” it is a shame”. The parties, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressive Grant Alliance …

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CONTINUING BRUTALIZATION OF JOURNALISTS; WE HAVE HAD ENOUGH

RAFATU Salami: May 25, 2018 URGENT PRESS RELEASE   Nigerian Union of Journalists is constrained to again decry the continuing brutalization of journalists by uniformed men. Its occurrence is becoming alarming appearing to be a deliberate attempt to undermine the journalism profession, demean journalists, intimidate us into silence, deny us …

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IDP’s rape report: Stop living in denial:- HURIWA tells F.G

  Throwing its advocacy weight behind the recent extensive investigation by Amnesty International which uncovered widespread sexual violation and exploitation of internally displaced girls in the North East by the military, the Rights group – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has asked government to stop living in shameful …

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