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JUST IN: APC confirms Lalong as Tinubu’s campaign DG 

JUST IN: APC confirms Lalong as Tinubu’s campaign DG 

The All Progressives Congress, on Thursday, confirmed the Governor of Plateau State and Chairman of the Northern Governors’ Forum, Simon Lalong, as the Director General of its Presidential Campaign Council. The APC Chairman, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, disclosed this to State House Correspondents shortly after meeting the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), at the Aso...

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Ex-lawmaker emerges LP Enugu gov candidate

Ex-lawmaker emerges LP Enugu gov candidate

The former Chairman, House Committee on Information of the House of the Representatives, Hon Chijoke Edeoga, on Thursday, emerged winner of the governorship primary election of the Labour Party in Enugu State. Edeoga, who was the sole aspirant in the primary held at Top 10 Hotel, GRA, Enugu emerged winner with a total number of...

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We have no preferred candidate between Atiku, Tinubu, Obi – INEC 

We have no preferred candidate between Atiku, Tinubu, Obi – INEC 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has stated that it has no preference among the political parties or candidates in the 2023 presidential election. INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu gave the assurance in his keynote address at the 4th Abubakar Momoh memorial lecture held in Abuja on Wednesday, August 3. Yakubu said he will make sure...

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Court removes Labour Party governorship candidate in Ebonyi 

Court removes Labour Party governorship candidate in Ebonyi 

The primary election of June 9 that produced Mr Splendour Eze as the governorship candidate of Labour Party in Ebonyi state has been upheld by a Federal High Court sitting in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State.  Justice Fatun Liman who ruled on the case on Wednesday August 3, also nullified the primary held on Tuesday, August 2, 2022,...

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2023: We’ve no preferred candidates, says INEC

2023: We’ve no preferred candidates, says INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has reassured Nigerians of its neutrality in the lead up to next year’s general election, declaring that it has no preferred candidates. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu gave the assurance Wednesday in Abuja at the 4th Prof. Abubakar Momoh Memorial Lecture. The lecture which had as its theme, “Electoral...

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Describing Obi’s ambition as ‘Igbo Presidency’, while Tinubu, Atiku’s normal, are mischievous — Abaribe

Describing Obi’s ambition as ‘Igbo Presidency’, while Tinubu, Atiku’s normal, are mischievous — Abaribe

Immediate-past Senate Minority Leader, and Senator representing Abia South district, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has said that those referring to the candidature of the presidential flag bearer of Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi as ‘Igbo presidency’, are mischievous and on a smear campaign to de-market him. Senator Abaribe who is seeking re-election on the platform of...

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Ensure CAN’s growth, Tinubu’s group tasks Okoh

Ensure CAN’s growth, Tinubu’s group tasks Okoh

A support group, Christian Youths Movement for Tinubu/Shetima 2023, has felicitated the new President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Archbishop Daniel Okoh. The group also urged Okoh to use his wealth of his experience “to chart a progressive vision and agenda for CAN”. This was contained in a press statement signed by the National...