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Finally, Senate confirms Muiz Banire’s appointment of as AMCON chairman

Months after President Muhammadu Buhari nominated Mr. Banire Muiz Adeyemi Ph.D, SAN, as the Chairman of the governing board of the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), the Nigerian Senate has confirmed the appointment. The appointment was confirmed during the Senate's plenary session at the National Assembly today, Wednesday, October 10,

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#LagosAPCPrimaries: Aggrieved aspirants urge NWC to reject Oshodi-Isolo Constituency II results

In the aftermath of the violence and illegalities that marred the recently concluded primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) across Lagos State, one of the aspirants under the umbrella of the party, Hon. Abdulhafeez Ayodele Oliyide, has challenged the party authorities to reject the results from Oshodi-Isolo Constituency II. Oliyide

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After 92 days of recess, Lagos State House of Assembly reschedules resumption

More than 90 days after the Lagos State House of Assembly adjourned plenary session to enable members to go on their annual recess, the Assembly has once again postponed its resumption to Monday, October 15, 2018. Recall that the Assembly had on July 10, 018, adjourned to sitting to September 17,

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How Lagos Mainland residents reacted to violence, killings during APC primaries

The primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held across the Lagos Mainland and parts of the state have come and gone. However, the resultant impact of the exercise on some families will live with them for a lifetime. This is as a result of the illegalities, violence and killings that

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No primary election occurred in Lagos Mainland, Assembly aspirant, Dayo Israel says

In the aftermath of the violence recorded at across the Lagos Mainland during the primary elections of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the rerun ordered by the National Working Committee of the party, an aspirant Dayo Israel has reacted to the developments. According to the young politician who once ran

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Jimi Agbaje wins Lagos PDP governorship ticket

Popular politician cum pharmacist, Mr. Jimi Agbaje has emerged victorious in the gubernatorial primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State in a bid to run for office in the 2019 general elections. Agbaje polled 1, 100 votes in the exercise defeating another contender for the position, Adedeji Doherty

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#LagosAPCPrimaries: Two killed in Ifako-Ijaiye as violence mars exercise

Violence broke out in Ifako-Ijaiye community, Lagos Mainland, yesterday, Thursday, October 4, 2018, as constituents and other party loyalists elected candidates to represent their interest at the National Assembly. During the primary election of the Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) in the community to elect House of Representative and Senatorial

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IN IKORODU: Confusion as thugs attack residents during SOB Agundiabde’s anti-4th term rally

There was confusion in Ikorodu community, Lagos Mainland, yesterday, Thursday, October 4, 2018, as thugs suspected to be loyal to a member of the Lagos State House Assembly, SOB Agunbiade allegedly unleashed terror on residents who were holding a rally in the community. InsideMainland gathered that the residents who marched against

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APC Committee orders rerun of Senatorial and House of Reps primaries in Lagos; See details

The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has ordered a rerun of the primary elections for Senate and House of Representatives aspirants throughout Lagos State. The exercise has been rescheduled to hold today, Friday October 5, 2018. The development might be in connection to the illegalities, violence and mass

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Ikorodu lawmaker secures second term ticket unopposed

The lawmaker representing Ikorodu Federal Constituency in the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Babajimi Benson, has secured the ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to represent his constituents in the National Assembly during the forthcoming general elections unopposed. Hon. Benson secured the ticket after the party leaders and stakeholders unanimously

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