Tinubu’s firm stops work on roads over rift with Ambode
The ongoing road construction in Lagos State could be the latest casualty in the political battle between Governor Akinwumi Ambode and All Progressives Congress National Leader Bola Tinubu.
Sanwo-Olu promises to build on Tinubu, Fashola’s legacies
All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant for Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has promised to build his vision of taking the state to greater heights on the foundation laid by former governors, Bola Tinubu and Babatunde Fashola, if he wins the party’s ticket and eventually elected in 2019.
Weekly political notes
My Ambition, Not About Tinubu, Says Sanwo-Olu, Ambode’s Challenger One of the governorship aspirants challenging the incumbent governor of Lagos state to the ticket of the All Progressives Congress APC, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has dismissed speculations that he was being primed by a national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu as replacement for the incumbent,…
Buhari summons Tinubu over rift with Ambode
President Muhammadu Buhari reportedly summoned the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, to Abuja yesterday over the latter’s rift with Lagos...
APC’s new concerns versus Tinubu’s dodgy political fortunes in Southwest
It is not easy to situate the political barometer of former Lagos State governor, Bola Tinubu in the Southwest geopolitical zone. Tinubu’s political fortunes increased exponentially after he served out his two terms as governor and handed over to his preferred candidate, his former chief of staff. While Tinubu flourished both economically and politically…
Foundation launches groundbreaking child-protection online directory
In a bid to provide community information and access to hundreds of child protection services, The Cece Yara Foundation has launched the Cece Yara SafeKids Directory - a web-based/online portal which provides information on police stations, State Child Protection Units, medical services...
‘No rift between Ambode and Tinubu’
Despite reports that national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, and Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State are on a war path, a source close to the governor said he still has a chummy relationship with his political godfather.
Nigeria overheating ahead of 2019 polls, party warns
The Democratic Peoples Congress (DPC) has cautioned politicians not to overheat the polity. Its national chairman, Rev. Olusegun Peters, gave the warning in a statement...
Saraki locks horns with Tinubu on defection to PDP
Senate President Bukola Saraki has accused the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, of supporting President Muhammadu Buhari for selfish reasons.He was reacting to Sunday’s statement by Tinubu who claimed Saraki defected to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party....
Saraki, Tambuwal, others left APC because they wanted automatic tickets, says Tinubu
All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, yesterday gave an insight into the recent defections of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Sokoto State Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal and others.
Nigeria existing by God’s miracle, says Mimiko
Former Governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, has declared that God’s miracle is the reason Nigeria still exists, despite the perversion and intimidation in the country.
Group tasks Tinubu on credible direct primaries
Following the decision of the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, to adopt direct primary where members of the party would determine their candidate instead of the usual affirmation of anointed individuals, the United Action for Change....