AD candidate faults APC TraderMoni scheme
Alliance for Democracy (AD) governorship candidate for Lagos State, Mr. Owolabi Salis, has described the TraderMoni scheme of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as fraud. Addressing newsmen in Lagos yesterday, Salis said that the only way the APC candidate, Jide Sanwo-Olu, could win the next governorship election is manipulation by the Independent National Electoral Commission…
Tinubu can chair APC’s campaign council, says Razak
A member of the Lagos State Governor’s Advisory Council, Lanre Razak, has expressed that Bola Tinubu is eminently qualified to chair the presidential campaign council of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Fayemi sworn in as Ekiti state governor
Nigeria's former minister of Solid Minerals Development Kayode Fayemi has been sworn-in as Ekiti State governor on Tuesday in Ado- Ekiti by the Chief Judge of the state Justice Ayodeji Simeon Daramola. Fayemi, who contested under the All Progressives Congress (APC), was declared the winner of the July 14 governorship election by the Independent National…
Monarch’s widow urges Lagos to take over husband’s property
The widow of Oba Salaudeen Afolabi Oyefusi, Olori Muyibat Oyefusi, has urged the Lagos State government to take over the Royal Castle along Oba Oyefusi Avenue...
Confusion rocks Lagos APC gubernatorial primary poll
The confusion around the Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) primary took a turn for the worse yesterday as the exercise was postponed the fourth time in a week and indefinitely.
Lagos commissioner Kehinde Bamigbetan dumps Ambode
Lagos state commissioner for information and strategy Kehinde Bamigbetan has renounced his support for governor Akinwunmi Ambode for his opponent Babajide Sanwo-Olu for the ruling All Progressives Congress governorship ticket. Bamigbetan, who was the special adviser to Ambode on community relation and communications before being appointed a commissioner, is a well-known grassroots politician with thousands…
Ambode fights dirty as Tinubu backs Sanwo-Olu
When Mr. Akinwumi Ambode set out to address a world press conference, he was not predictable. Like his multi-coloured short-sleeved shirt, he was not identified with a single colour of mood.
Why I dumped Ambode - Tinubu
A former governor of Lagos State and national leader of Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Congress Bola Tinubu Sunday said he refused to back the current governor of the state, Akinwunmi Ambode, for a second term because he deviated from the master plan created for the development of the state. Tinubu also accused Ambode, whom he…