Why $1b cleanup funds may not benefit Ogoni, by Magnus Abe
Former representative Rivers South East Senatorial District, Magnus Abe, has expressed concern that the $1 billion Ogoni Trust Fund may fall victim of the Nigerian factor...
Amaechi, Wike, Abe… what politics once joined together, politics has separated!
In recent time, Rivers State’s politics has been riven by bitterness and vindictiveness, which many inside and outside the state now find disquieting.
Supreme Court strikes out Abe’s appeal on Rivers APC primary
The Supreme Court yesterday struck out an appeal filed by Senator Magnus Abe on the primary conducted by the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State.
Supreme Court dismisses Magnus Abe’s suit on Rivers APC primaries
The Supreme Court has dismissed a suit filed by a factional leader of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State Magnus Abe challenging the party's governorship primaries in the State. Independent National Electoral Commission excluded the APC governorship and House of Assembly candidates from the March 4 general elections following the controversies that trailed the…
Politics of violence, surprise outcomes in a chequered electoral showdown
Many times, the allusion to aircraft in the air has been made regarding Nigeria’s elections and electoral system. One speaker, a high-ranking official...
Election postponement: Sen. Abe says INEC owes Nigerians more explanation
Sen. Magnus Abe, (APC- Rivers South East) on Saturday said that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) owed Nigerians a detailed explanations on its decision to postpone the Feb. 16 elections.
Supreme court dismisses Rivers APC appeal to contest elections
The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed an appeal by the ruling All Progressives Congress to nominate candidates to contest on the party's platform in the 2019 general elections. In 2018, a High Court in Rivers State had barred the party from conducting any primaries in the state due to controversies. The court also nullified the…
Supreme Court upholds judgement nullifying Rivers APC primaries
The Supreme Court has upheld the annulment of the All Progressives Congress primaries in Rivers State by a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt. A five-man panel of justices led by Mohammed Dattijo dismissed the objection filed by Tonye Cole’s faction of the APC that it had earlier withdrawn from the appeal against the judgement.…
‘I’ am not Amaechi’s financier’
Politics and business intertwine a lot. One of the things that was clear to me in life and business is reaching out to make a difference in people’s lives.