2023 Elections: Ahmed Lawan warns Nigerians against selling votes

Senate President Ahmed Lawan has cautioned Nigerian youths against vote trading in the 2023 elections. Lawan spoke on Thursday when he received members of Polling Unit Ambassadors of Nigerian (PUAN), an election observation group, at the national assembly complex in Abuja. The senate president, who was presented with a red flag against vote buying and … Continue reading 2023 Elections: Ahmed Lawan warns Nigerians against selling votes

KWANKWASO: Atiku won’t win the 2023 election

The New Nigeria Peoples Party’s presidential candidate, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has taken a swipe at Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, saying any party that can’t control Lagos, Kano, and Rivers states should forget about the 2023 presidential election. Kwankwaso disclosed this on Monday at the commissioning of the Mgbutanwo Internal Roads in … Continue reading KWANKWASO: Atiku won’t win the 2023 election

2023 Elections: Tonto Dike, Funke Akindele and others to contest without Nollywood support

Nollywood stars, entertainers and celebrities appear to have distanced themselves from the political ambitions of some of their colleagues such as Funke Akindele and Tonto Dike. While Funke Akindele was picked as the running mate to the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Lagos State, Tonto Dike was picked as running mate … Continue reading 2023 Elections: Tonto Dike, Funke Akindele and others to contest without Nollywood support

2023: Atiku makes huge promises to Nigerians

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has vowed to uphold press freedom if he wins the 2023 presidential election. Atiku made the promise on Wednesday when he engaged members of the Nigerian Guild of Editors in Lagos State. Giving accolades to the Nigerian media, the former Vice President said: “I … Continue reading 2023: Atiku makes huge promises to Nigerians

2023: Oba of Benin questions Peter Obi on corruption and governance

Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II on Friday asked Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate Peter Obi if he would remain clean if elected in 2023. The revered monarch, who told Obi that his reputation preceded him, said there were temptations in the presidency. Oba Ewuare spoke when he received Obi and his running mate, Yusuf … Continue reading 2023: Oba of Benin questions Peter Obi on corruption and governance

Rivers govt’s appointment of 50,000 aides is vote buying – APC’s Wali

All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain, Kingsley Wali has accused the Rivers government of vote buying. On October 12, Governor Nyesom Wike appointed 28,000 Special Assistants on Political Units. The next day, his spokesman Kelvin Ebiri announced that the number of aides had been increased to 50,000. The appointees include 14,000 Special Advisers, 319 Ward Liaison Officers … Continue reading Rivers govt’s appointment of 50,000 aides is vote buying – APC’s Wali

2023: Why Peter Obi visited Goodluck Jonathan

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, has visited Nigeria’s former president, Goodluck Jonathan, ahead of next year’s presidential election. According to Obi, he and Jonathan exchanged views on issues of national importance during the meeting. Sharing pictures of the visit on his Twitter page on Thursday, the former Anambra governor maintained … Continue reading 2023: Why Peter Obi visited Goodluck Jonathan

APC mocks Funke Akindele’s nomination

The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the nomination of ace actress, Funke Akindele popularly known as Jenifa, as the running mate to the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Abdulaziz Olajide Adediran aka Jandor. Spokesman of the party, Mr. Seye Oladejo in a statement said … Continue reading APC mocks Funke Akindele’s nomination

2023 Elections: Why Obasanjo won’t support Atiku and Tinubu

Former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has berated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for choosing the former Vice President who served under him, Atiku Abubakar, as its presidential candidate for the 2023 general elections. Obasanjo said he would not support Atiku because of that. The former President, who was the Nigerian leader between 1999 and 2007 … Continue reading 2023 Elections: Why Obasanjo won’t support Atiku and Tinubu