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Local Government: Dino Melaye sues Governor Bello, Kogi Assembly

Governor Yahaya Bello and Senator Dino Melaye...tango over Local Government

*Wants their actions declared illegal, null and void Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West senatorial district) on Thursday sued the Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, the State House of Assembly and others before the Federal High Court, sitting in Lokoja over the non-conduct of local government election. Dino in the suit …

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Oyo 2019: 5 top candidates Ajimobi eyes as likely successor revealed

Abiola Ajimobi, Oyo state governor...war with another Ibadan family on land

*No other party exists in Oyo after APC By Debo Adeoye, Ibadan Less than 72 hours after Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State made a controversial statement that he would unveil his successor by May next year ahead of the 2019 Governorship election, Agodi Government House sources have revealed names …

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Resolve fuel crisis, leave Buhari alone – Afenifere tells Ayo Fayose

Ayodele Fayose...Ekiti FA in disarray

*Pray to God to intervene in this matter Ekiti State chapter of Afenifere, a pan-Yoruba social, political and cultural organisation, has called on the governor of the state, Ayo Fayose,  to face the issues on his hands and leave Buhari alone. They called on people people of the state to …

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Edo Election: Appeal Court reserves judgement

Godwin Obaseki Edo State Governor faces Court of Appeal on his election

Justice M.B. Dongban-Mensem, heading a five-man Court of Appeal panel has reserved judgment indefinitely on the Edo State election matter instituted by the PDP against the APC-led government. The Court of Appeal panel had listened to the arguments from both sides represented by their Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN) in …

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Muhammadu Buhari will re-contest in 2019 — Campaign Organisation

President Muhammadu Buhari...will not die in office say Bishop Seun Adeoye

*Except he returns in 2019, this country will be destroyed Buhari Campaign Organisation (BOG) said Tuesday that President Muhammadu Buhari will seek for a second term in 2019. ‎The organisation said two years of the APC-led government had impacted more positively on Nigerians than the 16 years of the PDP. …

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Ajimobi’s last two years monumental failure – Accord Party

Abiola Ajimobi, Oyo state governor...war with another Ibadan family on land

*Abandoning LAUTECH was a grave error By Debo Adeoye, Ibadan Oyo State chapter of the Accord Party has described the last two years of Governor Abiola Ajimobi of the state as a “monumental failure”. Accord Party in its Democracy Day message made available to www.gongnews.net on Monday accused the governor …

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Ecological Fund: El-Rufai is a notorious liar – Jonathan

Nasir el-Rufai Kaduna state governor...FCT NUJ members rejects him

*When next he talks, count the lisp of his lips Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described Kaduna state Governor Nasir El-Rufai, as a notorious liar who should be ignored whenever he speaks on national issues. President Jonathan said this while reacting to El-Rufai’s claim during the last National Economic Council (NEC) …

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Biafra at 50: Restructure Nigeria now or it will collapse – Afenifere leader, Adebanjo

Chief Ayo Adebanjo

*Biafra is not about separation Leader of the very vocal Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, on Thursday has advocated that if Nigeria is not restructured now, it will cease to “exist.” Speaking at the Biafra conference in Abuja held at the Musa Yar’Adua Centre, Chief ‎Adebanjo insisted that …

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Biafra @ 50: Let us debate the terms of our existence – Osinbajo

Guests at the Biafra @ 50 conference addressed by Prof Osinbajo

*Let’s ask ourselves tough questions Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, has said that Nigeria is greater together than being apart. He also underscored the need for Nigerian leaders to give the younger generation the vision on a pathway to unity in diversity. However, the Acting President believes as Nigerians, we should …

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Wheel-barrow empowerment: You’re jealous of my achievements, Ortom tells Mark

Governor Samuel Ortom's wheel barrows

*You’re disconnected with those who voted you Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, has replied the former Senate President, David Mark, saying that the Senator is jealous of his achievements, which is what informed why he made unsavoury comments about his developmental strides when he compared his (Ortom’s) developmental empowerment in Benue …

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