Kano APC plot to replace Shekarau thickens
The plot to divert the senatorial ticket of former minister of education, Ibrahim Shekarau, by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State has reached advance stage.
Aspirant rejects APC results as Shekarau, Gaya, Barau secure victory
An aspirant for the Kano Central senatorial district, Laila Buhari has rejected the results of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries, which produced Ibrahim Shekarau as winner of the ticket.
Kwankwaso, Shekarau in fresh political theatrics in Kano
At a time when most analysts concluded that two former governors of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso and Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, must have resolved their political differences, the two have proved that they are strange bedfellows that cannot stand on the same platform.
Kwankwaso’s return to PDP may push Shekarau to APC
Unless fairness, equity and care are taken into the bargain, indications have emerged that the immediate past minister of education, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, might be compelled...
Court grants bail to Shekarau, Wali
The Federal High Court sitting in Kano has granted bail to the former governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged money laundering. Shekarau together with Bashir Wali and Mansur Ahmad are facing a six-count charge bordering on conspiracy and money laundering to the tune of…
EFCC quizzes Shekarau, Wali over Jonathan’s campaign funds
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), yesterday, quizzed erstwhile Ministers of Education and Foreign Affairs, Ibrahim Shekarau, Ambassador Aminu Wali...
PDP intensifies search for northern presidential candidate
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has begun the process of identifying all presidential aspirants in the Northern part of the country with a view to deciding on the right presidential candidate for the 2019 election.
Northern elders, youths disagree over zoning of PDP chairman
The race for the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has created a sharp division among party members in the North.
PDP rebirth: Controversial southwest deal versus impending northern duel
So far, only former governors of Jigawa and Kano States, Sule Lamido and Malam Ibrahim Shekarau have practically indicated their intention to vie for the PDP ticket, there are indications that the number would spiral after the convention.