Category Archives: Breaking

Police Arrest Kwara State PDP Senator On Election Eve

The police have arrested Rafiu Ibrahim, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senator representing Kwara south. Ibrahim, who is seeking reelection, was arrested on the eve of the presidential and national assembly elections. The arrest comes two days after the All Progressives Congress (APC) asked the police to pick him up over the violence broke out in Ojuku…

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Dino Melaye’s PA, Olusegun Dumps PDP For APC, Mocks Senator [Video]

Personal Assistant to Senator Dino Melaye, Abeororan Olusegun, has decamped to the All Progressives Congress, APC. Olusegun decamped to the camp of Senator Smart Adeyemi. Senator Adeyemi is in the battle for Kogi west senatorial district, challenging Melaye for the seat. In a viral video, Olusegun is seen mocking the lawmaker, mimicking his signature song…

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Former Kano Governor, Kwankwaso’s Convoy Is Attacked In Kano, Many Injured

Many people reportedly sustained injuries in an attack on the convoy of Rabiu Kwankwaso, senator representing Kano central, on Thursday. Abdullahi Haruna, police public relations officer in the state, confirmed the incident which happened at Kofa village in Bebeji local government area of Kano. Kwankwaso, a former governor of the state, was said to have…

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It Won’t Be Funny! INEC Reveals Only Thing That Will Stop Saturday’s Election

Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says “only an act of God” can stop the conduct of the rescheduled Presidential and National Assembly election slated for Saturday. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu stated this in Abuja while addressing a cross-section of the diplomatic community and international election monitoring groups in…

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Newspaper Headlines Of The Day

INEC differs with Buhari over death for ballot box snatchers (The Punch Front-page) PDP Caution security agencies against Buhari’s shooting order (The Guardian Front-page) Fintech lending platforms fill credit gap for individuals, businesses (Business Day Front-page) EFCC detains Atiku’s man over $4m cash haul (The Nation Front-page) For more on News, follow us on Instagram…

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Just In: Hoodlums Disrupt Tradermoni Disbursement In Abeokuta

According to Punch Metro, some Hoodlums have distrupted the planned disbursement of ‘TraderMoni’ disbursement for traders at Lafenwa Market in Abeokuta ,Ogun State, It was gathered that the suspected political thugs distrupted the planned disbursement when officials of the programme were compiling the names of prospective beneficiaries at the stall of the Iyaloja, Mrs. Ramotalai…

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Buhari Reveals Why He Cannot Sack Yakubu Mahmood As INEC Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he cannot remove Mahmood Yakubu as the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), because he would need a resolution by two-thirds majority of the Senate to do so. There have been speculations that Buhari was set to fire the INEC boss, following the abrupt postponement of the general elections. However,…

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