Police deny compelling Ogundipe to implicate Saraki
The Nigeria Police Force has denied compelling Samuel Ogundipe of Premium Times online publication to implicate the President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, before he could be released from custody.
Reconvene NASS now, electoral bill alive, APC tells PDP, Saraki
The ruling ALL Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of attempting to hide under the yet-to-be assented Electoral Act Amendment Bill to draw attention away from the “treasonable actions” of the Senate President Bukola Saraki...
Saraki, Lai Mohammed in battle for the soul of Kwara
Ahead of the 2019 general election, a political supremacy battle is looming in Kwara State, ostensibly between forces loyal to the Senate president, Dr. Bukola Saraki and supporters of the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. Although it appears as a mismatch, Mohammed wants to distance himself, preferring to situate the contest as…
Nigerian students and menace of illicit drugs
Everything appeared surreal – like a brash scene in a Nollywood movie. Beautiful 15-years-old Desola Jenkins stood up in the middle of the classroom as the Biology teacher discussed the theory of evolution with the students.
APC lawmakers set for Saraki’s impeachment
The plot to impeach Senate President Bukola Saraki thickened yesterday as federal lawmakers on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) resolved to forcibly reconvene the National Assembly and carry out the plan.
Saraki, DSS, police and the rule of law
The invasion and deployment of masked Department of State Services (DSS) and police officers to the National Assembly in targeting of the leadership of the legislators in the country of ours has been seen to be promoting the kind of political intolerance associated with countries such as Zimbabwe, Burundi and Democratic Republic of Congo, for…
Dankwambo meets Obasanjo, says Buhari can’t effect desired change
Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State and presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday held a three-hour closed-door meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun State. After the meeting at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Dankwambo declined to disclose what he discussed with the ex-president. The Senate…
Where is the APC driving Nigeria?
As the elections are approaching, local government workers are receiving better attention and some traditional rulers are bribed one way or another. As usual, the excuses for governmental failures will return when the elections are over in 2019. But, the All Progressives Congress (APC) cannot be an option to Saraki dynasty, now on the platform…
APC accuse Saraki of treason against Nigerian Government
The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday accused Senate president Bukola Saraki of committing a treasonable offence against the Nigerian Government. Saraki and speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara had earlier refused to reconvene the National Assembly, stating that joint committee on electoral matters has to meet with officials of the Independent National Electoral…
Southwest PDP cautions against arrest of Saraki, Ekweremadu
The Southwest chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government against intimidating its leaders, saying any attempt to arrest Senate President Bukola Saraki, will plunge the country into crisis.