Monday, December 5, 2022


Africa can’t develop with money politics – Lumumba

Prof. Patrick Lumumba, a famous Kenyan legal practitioner, says Africa must free itself from politics of money and money bags, by embracing politics of ideas, if it wants to realise its full potential. Lumumba, a former director of Kenyan Anti-corruption...

Jonathan tasks West African leaders on peaceful transfer of power

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has called for better collaboration among democratic actors, serving and past leaders in West Africa to address  issues affecting peaceful transfer of power in the region, The Chairman of the Goodluck Jonathan Foundation (GJF) was quoted...

APC Cross River Central: Ekpere-Eta asks court to declare her winner

—Or conduct primary/disqualify Williams/Rickets A former Director-General of the National Women Development Centre and an aspirant for the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Cross River Central Senatorial seat, Barr. Mary Ekpere-Eta, has asked the Special Taskforce handling electoral cases to...

PDP crisis: Changing national chairmanship will deepen crisis – Group

A group, Plateau for Atiku Movement, says changing the national chairmanship of the party would affect other positions which could result to deeper crisis and marring the party’s chances at the polls. The group stated this while addressing a news...

2023: “I will secure, unite Nigeria” – Peter Obi

Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Mr Peter Obi has pledged in Abuja on Tuesday to secure and unite Nigeria if elected as president in 2023. Mr. Obi made the pledge at an interactive session with the Christian Association...

Court verdict: Edo PDP House of Assembly candidate writes INEC, seeks recognition

A member of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo, Moses Ebosetale, has written Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), seeking recognition as the party candidate for Esan North East I Constituency in the 2023 general elections. In a letter addressed to...

Soludo’s 30 theses on the 2023 election and Igbo possibility

The message released by the governor of Anambra state, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, which he titled, ‘History Beckons and I will not be Silent (Part 1)’ witnessed an eruption of a babel of noise and media frenzy. The overriding assumption...

2023: I’m aware of difficulties Lagos riverine communities are facing – PDP candidate

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship Candidate in Lagos State, Dr Abdul-Azeez Adediran, on Monday, said that he was aware of the difficulties most riverine communities in the state were facing. Adediran, who made this remark while addressing the party’s...

[OPINION] Obaseki’s verbal diarrhea (2) By KASSIM AFEGBUA

When my attention was drawn to a response by one Crusoe Osagie, Media Adviser to Governor Obaseki, on my earlier position on his boss, I  requested that a copy of it be sent to me. I had thought I...

2023: No excuses, blame games if Nigerians hire me — Obi

The Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi, says he will not give excuses or engage in blame games against predecessors if elected in 2023 general elections. Obi, who appeared at the Editors Forum, an initiative of the...


COVID-19: Nigeria records 50 new cases, 1 death

By Grace Audu (HEALTH CORRESPONDENT) Nigeria Center for Disease Control(NCDC), has reported fresh new 50 cases of COVID-19, as of July 5 and one death...