Wednesday, 7th December 2022
<To guardian.ng
Search
Breaking News:

Politics

17 Jun 2015
THERE will be another gubernatorial election in Ondo State next year but in the race to pick the successor of Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, the factor of zoning cannot be underemphasized.
16 Jun 2015
THE immediate past lawmaker who represented Epe Federal Constituency on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Lanre Odubote has appealed to Nigerians to exercise patience and not necessarily lose hope in the ruling party or President Muhammadu Buhari, over the controversy in the election of principal officers of the National Assembly, which…
16 Jun 2015
A flawed election WE have had an election that people are praising was free and fair. But as an active participant I will say that the election was fraught with so many irregularities. I believe that Nigerians want change as they claimed.
16 Jun 2015
AS the battle for who will be calling the shots in Kogi State gathers momentum, one major player in the politics of the state and former governor, Prince Abubakar Audu has declared his intention to stage a comeback to the Lugard House.
Femi-falana
15 Jun 2015
Human rights defender, Femi Falana (SAN), has joined Professor Wole Soyinka in faulting the Sexual Offences Bill, 2015 passed on the last day of the just ended Seventh Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria which criminalized the defilement of a child under the age of 11 years.
15 Jun 2015
Excerpts of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech at the opening session of the 25th Assembly Of Heads Of State And Government Of The African Union held on 14th June, 2015 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Excellency President RobertMugabe, Chairman of the Union, Excellency President Jacob Zuma, our Host, Excellencies fellow Presidents and Heads of Government Excellency…
15 Jun 2015
IT is with a deep sense of honour, humility, and with gratitude to God that I take the chair as Speaker of the 8th House of Representatives of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. I want to express my sincere appreciation to my colleagues, Honourable members of this House, for this confidence you have reposed in…
15 Jun 2015
WORRIED by the failure of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to publicly declare his assets, since he assumed office on May 29, the Lagos State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on him to do so on or before June 29 as it also charged him to make public the details of the handover notes…
15 Jun 2015
Chief Timipre Sylva, former governor of Bayelsa State and a chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) told WILLIE ETIM in this interview why the party would win the state in the gubernatorial election scheduled to hold later this year. Excerpts: Prospects of APC winning Bayelsa State I will tell you without doubt that the…
14 Jun 2015
LEADERS of All Progressive Congress (APC) in the Central Senatorial district of Ondo State yesterday threw their weight behind the decision of Senator Tayo Alasoadura in supporting Dr. Bukola Saraki as the Senate President. Alasoadura had during the straw poll organized by the national leadership of the APC, voted for Saraki against the widely-believed leadership…
14 Jun 2015
SOON after his May 29, 2015 inauguration, Dr. Abdullahi Uma Ganduje, who is not new to governance in Kano State having served as Deputy to former governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso for eight years, unveiled his strategic road map to effectively turn around the fortune of the state. Being a person with tremendous goodwill, the decision by…
14 Jun 2015
THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been in opposition in Edo State since 2008, and for these number of years, the party has been consistent in its criticism and scrutiny of the policies of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.

Latest

1 hour ago
Ejigbo Satellite Depot of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has urged the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd. (NNPCL) to give same window given to Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) to buy fuel at regulated depot price of N148.17 per litre.
2 hours ago
The National Universities Commission (NUC), says it has no influence over the selection of vice-chancellors for the nation's tertiary institutions.
2 hours ago
A fire outbreak has reportedly razed property worth millions of Naira at Wimpey -Eliopranwo link road in Obio Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. According to some eyewitnesses, the fire started as a result of an electrical surge from one of the rooms in the compound. However, one of the victims of the fire…
2 hours ago
In a bid to ensure the wellbeing of the citizenry, the House of Representatives has directed the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources to ascertain the availability of hydro-carbon in commercial quantity in Bida
2 hours ago
A socio-cultural group known as Kwande United People Organisation, (KWUPO) has appealed to the present administration under President Muhammadu Buhari to fulfil its promise of converting the proposed Federal Polytechnic Adikpo, in Kwande local government area of Benue state into a mega skill acquisition centre.