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BreakingNews: PDP will not challenge Buhari’s victory in Court

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP said, Tuesday. April 7, 2015 that it was not going to court to challenge the victory of General Muhammadu Buhari,retd, Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the recently concluded  March 28 Presidential elections. This information was made known by the PDP

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APC condemns the Oba of Lagos’s hate speech says ‘Bad is Bad, no matter where it comes from’

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has condemned the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu and distanced itself from the hate speech made by him that anyone that refuses to vote for APC governorship candidate in Lagos, Akin Ambode, will die in the Lagoon within seven days. The party made this known via

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BREAKING: Ambode Distances Self From Oba’s Alleged Hate Speech Says “All Ethnic Groups Are Safe With Me

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said he will not discriminate against any tribe if he is voted into office. Ambode’s comment came within 24 hours after the Oba of Lagos,  Rilwan Akiolu,  reportedly threatened to curse the Igbo tribes should they

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BREAKING: Fani-Kayode begs Nigerians to cooperate with Buhari

Femi Fani-Kayode, the spokesman for the President Jonathan's Presidential Campaign Organisation, has begged Nigerians to cooperate with the President-elect, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). He said this at a press briefing in Abuja on Wednesday while speaking on the outcome of the Presidential election which the ruling party, the Peoples Democratic

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REPORT: The Nigerian Stock Exchange rose by a record 8.4% after Buhari wins

Nigeria's main shares index soared to its single biggest daily gain this year on Wednesday while bond yields fell sharply and the naira currency surged in the black market as investors cheered Muhammadu Buhari's presidential election victory. The main shares index rose 8.4 percent as financial markets in Africa's biggest economy

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JUST IN: MEND congratulates Buhari, Nigeria’s new President-elect

The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) has congratulated President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari on his victory in Nigeria’s presidential elections. General Buhari emerged President-elect with 15,424,921 votes in 22 states compare to President Good Jonathan who polled 12,853,162 votes in 14 states & FCT The group, which had earlier endorsed Buhari, stated further saying

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OFFICIAL: Incumbent Governors of Benue and Bauchi lose senatorial bid

Two more Peoples Democratic Party incumbent governors have lost their senatorial bid. The governors are Isa Yuguda (Bauchi); Gabriel Suswam (Benue). They join the Niger State Governor, Babangida Aliyu. In Benue, Suswam was defeated by incumbent Senator, Chief Barnabas Gemade, in the race for the Benue North-East seat. Gemade, an APC

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OFFICIAL: Dino Melaye Wins Kogi West Senatorial Elections

The senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for Kogi West Senatorial District, Hon. Dino Melaye, has defeated the incumbent Senator Smart Adeyemi to represent the senatorial district at the upper chamber of the National Assembly. Hon Melaye heartily announced that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on his twitter

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OFFICIAL: Incumbent Niger Governor Aliyu loses senatorial bid

Official results so far declared by the Niger State office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), indicates that incumbent the Niger State governor and the chairman, Northern States Governors Forum Dr. Mu'azu Babangida Aliyu, may have lost his bid for the Niger East senatorial seat to the All Progressives

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