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2019: Saraki faces well-schemed, fiery impeachment

Dino Melaye and Bukola Saraki...troubled by the new wind

*Senators to deliver are being galvanised already *Eight other senators to face trouble Seven meetings have been held and led by a former Governor who is presently a Senator to remove the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki. A senior and ranking Senator who is involved in the new scheme which …

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National Assembly: Senator Umar-Kumo dumps PDP

Senator Saidu Umar-Kumo...vacates PDP

*I withdraw my membership from the party Senator Saidu Umar-Kumo, the Campaign Director of Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo in 2015 governorship election has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Umar-Kumo said at a news conference in Gombe on Monday, that he is no longer a member of the party. www.gongnews.net reports …

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Kwara Youths ask Senate to reject Buhari’s nominee

Dr. Uthman Ajidagba...Senate should reject him

*Uthman is not good as INEC REC Teeming youths from Kwara state, under the aegis of Zealous Kwara Youths (ZKY), have rejected the nomination of the Chairman, Kwara State Independent Electoral Commission (KWASIEC), Dr Uthman Ajidagba, as a Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Ajidagba’s name …

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‘Fresh PDP’ dissolves self, embraces Secondus-led PDP

Fresh PDP returns to mainstream of the party

*All issues of conflict have been settled Members of the break away group which christened themselves as ‘Fresh PDP’ on Saturday in a meeting in Abuja willingly dissolved themselves and fused back to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Led by Chief Olukayode Akindele, the group agreed to drop its decision …

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Storm gathering into Tsunami in Saraki’s house

Dr Bukola Saraki Senate President...home divided against itself

2019 elections: We want more democratic choice of candidates *We have failed the people – faction of APC claim Kwara state chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) may be heading for the popular Sobi hills in the state capital. We can report with authority that some prominent chieftains …

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One Nigeria: Are we compatible?

United Nigeria

*Tracking this question from history From Ben Nwabueze Viewed simply as a physical entity encompassing 75% of the territorial area of the state called Nigeria and 60% of its population, a united Northern Nigeria poses no necessary incompatibility with the unity of the country. The incompatibility lies not so much …

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2019 elections: Saraki allies hijacks PDP

Senator Bukola Saraki President of Nigerian Senate...2019 elections

*As doom threatens his political dynasty *Political mathematics of dousing opposition by stealth By Olajide Fashikun As part of the grand plans to still have the state in his firm grips with the obvious rejection of his leadership at the last local government elections, especially at the Kwara Central district, …

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Controversial APC Senator, Misau, hits Buhari hard

Senator Hamman Isah Misau...hits at Buhari

*You appointed so many incompetent people into office *NIA Director General is a failure By Sandra Onyekwere Controversial senator from Nigeria’s governing party, APC, Isa Misau, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of appointing incompetent people into his cabinet. The Bauchi senator also said the appointment of the Director General of …

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Kwara PDP factions settles internal crises –Oyedepo

Akogun Iyiola Oyedepo...Kwara PDP

*Unity peace meeting settles issues of discord 2Akogun Iyiola Oyedepo, has said that there are no more factions among members of the party in the state. The chairman made this known on Tuesday in Ilorin while addressing critical stakeholders’ Unity peace meeting. “The meaning of this Unity Peace meeting is …

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Tinubu – The Political Huckster and Ambitions (III)

Tinubu and Fashola

*APC is set to split into three From Bamidele Ademola-Olateju Yoruba internal politics has always been plagued by rivalry since the days of the Alliance for Democracy (AD). Tinubu quickly seized the opportunity for leadership to the consternation of the rest. Baba Akande was the fulcrum. He maintained balance between …

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