Just as he promised, the Presidential aspirant of the Labor Party, Peter Obi has released the list of the party manifestos via his twitter handle. The List which is contained in a 62 page document is titled: “It’s Possible; Our Pact With Nigeria.” Remember that in October, Obi clearly denied being a part of the manifesto that was in circulation then. Even while he was greatly criticized by the APC and some others for not having a manifesto, he maintained his ground saying that it would be made available when…Read More
What The PDP Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubaka Had to Say About Nigerian Hospitals
If elected president following the presidential election in February of next year, Atiku Abubakar, the People’s Democratic Party’s (PDP) presidential nominee, has stated he could avoid using Nigerian hospitals for personal healthcare. At the AriseTV town hall discussion on Sunday, Atiku, who is also the PDP’s presidential contender in the 2019 general election, was asked if he would use the nation’s hospitals to show other politicians and the elite a clear example of not using foreign medical treatment. The former vice president admitted that it was clear that the country’s…Read More
The governor of Kwara presents a N189 billion appropriations bill for 2023.
The governor of Kwara State, Alhaji AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, yesterday gave the state house of assembly an appropriation bill of N189,436,248,054 for the year 2023. Recurrent expenses make up 49.1% of the budget for “Economic Expansion and Sustainable Development,” and capital expenses make up 50.9%. While presenting the bill to the house, the governor stated that, “the fiscal document focuses on strengthening the current gains and is built around the Kwara State Sustainable Development Plan 2021-2030, Medium Term Sector Strategy 2021-2023 and citizens’ need Assessments.” He added that, “With the support…Read More
Aisha Buhari Advice APC Leaders From Adamawa at the State House in Abuja.
The first Lady of the Federation, Aisha Buhari, has advised the Northern leaders to emulate their south-western counterpart by empowering women as deputy governors. She made this assertion during her reception of the Adamawa All Progressive Congress (APC) leaders at her state house office. She said that such a move would be a step toward achieving gender inclusion in the political system. As a native of the state, a mother, a grandmother, and the First Lady of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, she declared: “I would like to reaffirm my…Read More
An APC Chieftain Reacts to the Words Battle Playing out Between APC and PDP.
Ayo Oyalowo, a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council (PCC), has downplayed recent criticisms of Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the party’s presidential candidate. Last Friday, November 25, Tinubu made fun of Atiku’s repeated attempts to hold the nation’s top political position. The APC leader argued that Tinubu’s insults were only words and not as personal as they sounded, adding that they were part of the 2023 campaign’s intrigues and necessary to spice up the upcoming election. While…Read More
Update on Osun: Over 10 Persons Injured, Including Policemen and Cars Set Ablaze at the Oshogbo Motor-Park.
A few thugs with guns and other hazardous weapons stormed automobile parks in Osogbo, the state capital, just 24 hours after Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governor Ademola Adeleke was inaugurated in. The attackers reportedly identified themselves as PDP members and launched their violent attack on four auto parks, including Oke-Baale, Old Garage, Ilesa Garage, and Aregbe Garage. The assailants asserted that because the All Progressives Congress (APC) no longer controls the state, the union leaders in the four impacted garages are APC sympathizers and must resign from their positions. When…Read More
Peter Obi: I Rather Die Than Disappoint My Supporters.
Peter Obi, the Labour Party’s presidential candidate, made the audacious declaration that he would rather die than disappoint his supporters. This assertion was made by Obi in Lagos during his speech at the Editors Forum, a project of the Nigerian Guild of Editors. Further, the LP presidential candidate asserted that Nigeria’s problems would be mostly solved by effective leadership if the nation switched from consumption to production.” “We cannot have so many people living in poverty and not have crime, banditry, and other problems,” he continued. “The production formula must…Read More
A High Court in Abuja Orders INEC to Resume Voters Registration.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has been directed to resume the continuous voter registration (CVR) process by a federal high court in Abuja. The sitting judge, Inyang Ekwo, stated that the exercise should continue until 90 days prior to the general election of 2023. Before completing the process physically at specified centers, Nigerians can register or seek an update to their voter information using a portal that the commission launched in June 2021. Prior to the elections in 2023, INEC had set a deadline of June 30 for the…Read More
Igbo Youths Reacts to Soludo’s Statement About Peter Obi.
On the platform of the Coalition of South East Youth Leaders (COSEYL), Igbo youths have threatened to swarm the Anambra Government House with garbage in response to Governor Chukwuma Soludo’s disparaging comments about Labour Party presidential candidate Peter Obi. In response to COSEYL’s criticism of Soludo for his anti-Obi remarks, the governor was given until Friday, November 25, to apologize or face the fury of Igbo youths. The apex Igbo socio-political organization, Goodluck Ibem, said in a statement that it is time to take unpatriotic Igbo politicians down to size.…Read More
Decamp: A Well-known Member of the G5 Rejoins Atiku’s Camp.
Former Gombe state governor and political ally of the governor of Rivers state, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, has joined Atiku Abubakar’s presidential campaign after leaving the G5 governors and the Integrity Group. The G5 governors established the Integrity Group as a political organization to include PDP supporters who are siding with them against Atiku and Iyorchia Ayu, the party’s national chairman. Being a well-known member of the Wike Group, which has been at odds with the PDP’s national leadership and Atiku, the party’s presidential candidate, over Ayu’s continued tenure as the…Read More