APC tasks Dickson on stewardship in Bayelsa
The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday asked the outgoing Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State to “render account of monies spent during his two terms in office.”
PDP tasks INEC on e-voting as Osoba backs move, regrets ‘bastardised’ electoral process
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to immediately begin a process of legalising electronic voting in the country to check abuse of the electoral system.
Dino Melaye, Smart Adeyemi fight dirty after Kogi West senatorial election
The rivalry between former lawmaker Dino Melaye and Senator Smart Adeyemi has been reignited after the Kogi West senatorial election was concluded over the weekend. Melaye and Adeyemi have both contested and occupied the seat for Kogi West in the Senate for 12 years. Adeyemi was first elected Senator in 2007 and served for eight…
Adeniran: Supreme Court won’t legitimize APC’s attempt to steal Makinde’s mandate
As far as I am concerned, I want to believe that the judgment was not controversial; it is straight-forward, though some think it was not.
Coalition writes Secondus over detention of journalist, others by PDP governors
A Coalition of Rights Group has called on the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, to intervene in the detention of Agba Jalingo, a journalist, and other activists in Cross River and Akwa Ibom states.
Seven LG chairmen dump PDP for APC in Ekiti
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State yesterday lost seven serving local government chairmen elected on the party’s platform to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Friends in governments
Many of us have or have had friends in this or that government everywhere in our country. These friends have served or are serving in different capacities from the central government to the governments in the states.
‘Its time to hold politicians, office holders accountable’
Experts have noted that it was time both the electorate and civil society organisations began to demand good governance from those elected in last February general election in order to have a better country.