Monthly Archives: October 2018

APC Postpones Senate Primaries To Wednesday, Suspends Imo Governorship Primaries Indefinitely

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has postponed the Party’s Senate Primaries in the 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to Wednesday, October 3, 2018. The Imo State governorship primaries have also been suspended indefinitely. The list of those cleared for the Senate primaries is as follows: SOUTH SOUTH   AKWA – IBOM ...

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Lagos Primary: Deputy Gov Adebule Dumps Ambode For Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr Idiat Oluranti Adebule, on Tuesday abandoned Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to support  Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu in the two-horse race to pick the  ticket to represent the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 governorship election. Adebule told newsmen at Ward A and D,  in Iba Local Council Development Area of Lagos where she participated in ...

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Las Vegas Police Reopen Cristiano Ronaldo’s Sex Assault Investigation

Police have reopened the investigation into sex assault allegations against Cristiano Ronaldo. American model Kathryn Mayorga accused Ronaldo of assaulting her during a holiday to Las Vegas on June 13, 2009 – the player strenuously denies the claims. Juventus forward Ronaldo has strongly denied all of the claims and appeared in an Instagram video over the weekend, where he said: ...

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Ihedioha To Battle APC For Imo Governorship, Clinches PDP Ticket

Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha, has emerged winner of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary in Imo. Ihedioha won the contest with a total of 1,723 votes to defeat the Senator representing Imo East senatorial zone, Mr Samuel Anyanwu, who came 2nd with a total of 1,282 votes. Announcing the results, the returning officer, ...

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Buhari Will Leave Legacy Of Free, Fair, Credible Elections — Okadigbo 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Senator Margery Chuba-Okadigbo has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will leave a legacy of free, fair and credible elections devoid of malpractices and fraud. She stated this at her country home Ogbunike, Oyi local government area of Anambra state, while playing host to select journalists on Tuesday. Okadigbo who represented Anambra-North senatorial zone at the National Assembly ...

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Buhari Meets Tinubu Ahead Of Lagos APC Gov Primary

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The meeting which was held inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja, came barely 24 hours before the APC governorship primary for the state slated for Tuesday. It was gathered that the state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, was, however, not part ...

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Umeh To Receive Merit Award On Best Motion In The Senate

…says Nigeria must confront realities facing her Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Senator representing Anambra-central senatorial district at the National Assembly Sen. Victor Umeh has said that he is billed to receive an award for moving the best motion on the floor of the senate for the current legislative year. Umeh who spoke with journalists in Awka on Tuesday, said  the ...

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Buhari To Kumuyi: God Didn’t Make Mistake About Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday in Abuja that “God did not make a mistake when he created over 250 different ethnic groups, and decided to put them in a place called Nigeria.’’ Receiving the General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Folorunso Kumuyi, at the Presidential Villa, President Buhari said Nigerians must appreciate God for bringing ...

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Gov Primary: Ambode Meets APC Panel, Demands Level-Playing Ground For All Aspirants

…urges committee to address grey areas, complaints before exercise   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday tasked the panel appointed by the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to conduct the Governorship Primaries in the State to do all within its powers to ensure a level playing field for all aspirants in the contest. ...

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