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We’re born to rule, not to play opposition –PDP

PDP Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said its successful national convention has repositioned the party to reclaim leadership. The party said it was formed to rule and not to play opposition. The Akwa Ibom State Publicity Secretary of the party, Ini Ememobong,  declared this to Daily Sun yesterday. He said the emergence

Anambra Central: APGA ignores court order, flags off campaign

Anambra Central: APGA ignores court order, flags off campaign The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has ignored a court order on Wednesday, which ordered that Dr. Obiora Okonkwo, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) be sworn in as the senator to repent Anambra Central in the Eighth Senate. Unfazed by the

Obiano’s victory, an endorsement of good governance -Okonkwo

Obiano:  Obiano’s victory, an endorsement of good governance -Okonkwo  Chief Emeka Okonkwo, is an All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) chieftain and Editor-in-Chief, Anambra Compendium. In this interview, he speaks on the need to support chief Victor Umeh for the Anambra Central senatorial election and other issues of interest.    Your party, APGA seems

Anambra Central: Court orders Okonkwo’s swearing-in

Anambra Central: Court orders Okonkwo’s swearing-in..A Federal High Court in Abuja, yesterday ordered that Dr. Obiora Okonkwo be sworn in as senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Justice John Tsoho, who delivered the judgment in the pre-election suit filed by Obiora, ordered

2019: I’m for Buhari–Osinbajo ticket –Tinubu

Election 2019

Election 2019 : Former Lagos State governor and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has said his endorsement of Professor Yemi Osinbajo as President Muhammadu Buhari’s deputy remains unchanged.Reacting to a report that president Buhari may pick him as a running mate in the

Non-implementation of PSC law costs Nigeria N7trn

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the amendment of Section 15 of the Production Sharing Contract (PSC) law, which none implementation has cost the nation an estimated $21billion (about N7.602trillion) in revenue to International Oil Companies (IOCs). When the Act is amended, close to $2 billion (about N700 billion) extra

FG to issue debut domestic Green Bond

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has announced that it would commence sensitisation prospective investors in the Bond through a Roadshow in Abuja and Lagos on December 14 and 15, 2017 ahead of the issuance of its debut Sovereign Green bond. The Green Bond comes following Nigeria’s endorsement of the Paris Agreement

2019 presidency: angry atiku shuns press, others after talks with IBB

•PDP chairmanship contest down to three-man race•south-west aspirants to provide consensus candidate by Emmanuel aziken, political editor, wole mosedami and dirisu yakubuNews gossipers and supporters of former vice-president atiku abubakar were, the day past, taken aback after the previous vice-president got here out from an assembly with former president ibrahim babangida

No better candidate than President Buhari – Buba Marwa

An All Progressives Congress’ (APC) chieftain, Gen. Buba Marwa, on Tuesday, said so far, there was no better presidential candidate for the 2019 presidential election in the APC than President Muhammadu Buhari. Marwa, who is also a former military governor of Lagos State, made this disclosure in Yola after a meeting of

Can you provide your O’level result?:-Reno Omokri attacks Buhari, Shettima

Reno Omokri, the former aide to immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan, has slammed the Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, over his comments against his ex-principal.Shettima had described Jonathan on Thursday as a clueless leader and an ‘unsophisticated country person’ while speaking at the launch of a book, “On a Platter

Nigeria to bring back citizens stranded in Libya

Nigeria has resolved that each one its residents which can be stranded in Libya and other parts of the world will be brought home and be rehabilitated.president Muhammad Buhari gave the warning signs on Tuesday night in Abidjan wherein he's attending the EU-AU summit.president Buhari who met with Nigerians inside

slave trade: It is a slap on the face of all of us” – Senate

The Senate on Wednesday urged the federal government to summon the Libyan ambassador to Nigeria over the slave auctions of Nigerians in Libya.The top chamber additionally condemned the activity exhibited by the Libyans promoting fellow Africans as slaves, describing it as depraved and animalistic.This changed into a sequel to a

PDP regaining presidency in 2019 my priority — Jonathan

Former president Goodluck Jonathan has said that his precedence now's to ensure that the peoples democratic birthday celebration, PDP, regains the presidency in 2019.speaking during a courtesy call on him by using chief olabode george and his campaign group in his u.s. home in otuoke, bayelsa nation, on Tuesday, Jonathan

Anambra election: Fayose reacts to Obiano’s victory

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has congratulated Anambra Governor Willie Obiano for his landmark victory in Saturday's election.He said that the results clearly showed that connection to the people was key to winning an election.Fayose also hailed the conduct of the poll, describing the performance of the independent National Electoral Commission

BREAKING: Anambra Election: INEC declares Obiano winner

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Sunday declared the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, and incumbent Governor, Willie Obiano, as the winner of the November 18, 2017, governorship election in Anambra State.At the end of the collation of results from the 21 LGAs, the Returnee Officer

Anambra Live Election : Updates, Results, Situation Reports

Results troop in as vote counting beginsResults are gradually beginning to troop in from polling unit in the ongoing governorship election in Anambra State.Results so far-sighted by DAILY POST show that the election is too close to call.Some of the results announced at polling units below.Our Lady of Lourdes Unit