Senate confirms Shaba as space agency’s DG
The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Dr. Halilu Ahmad Shaba as Director General of the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA).
PDP screens Ozigbo, Okwenna, Okonkwo, others for Anambra guber
ADC pegs nomination forms at N12m as IPAC okays 17 parties for poll Anambra State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, continued the screening of aspirants for the November 6, 2021 governorship election. Immediate past President and Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Transcorp Plc, Valentine Ozigbo, Uche Ekwunife, Obiora Okonkwo, Chris Azubogu,…
PDP, aspirants reject consensus for Anambra guber poll
Ninety-four days to the June 26, 2021 primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra State, the possibility of producing consensus candidate is being opposed and discouraged by many aspirants as well as top leaders of the party.
Anambra 2021: Picture of Obiano’s successor getting clearer
A few months from now, Anambra State will welcome a new governor of the state. Aspirants for the 2021 governorship election are using the Christmas celebrations to ready their arsenal for the exercise expected to hold in November.
Senator petitions JAMB over withheld result
Senator Uche Ekwunife has raised a petition on behalf of a member of her constituency, Anambra Central District, on the refusal of Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) to release his result based on his excellent result which is alleged to be suspicious. The senator made the petition on the floor, on Tuesday, seeking an intervention…
Court upholds election of Ekweremadu, Ekwunife, Ubah, orders re-run in Abia
The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday lost its bid to unseat representative of Enugu West Senatorial District, Ike Ekweremadu, as the elections petition tribunal sitting in Enugu dismissed the petition filed by Mrs. Juliet Ibekaku-Nwagwu.
Political parties’ big names, issues and challenges in senatorial showdown
When the current dispensation began on May 29, 2015, the Federal Government commenced with a big political fight between the executive and the legislature right from the proclamation of the 8th National Assembly on June 9, 2015.
Sen. Ekwunife drums support for Atiku/Obi, PDP in Anambra
Sen. Uche Ekwunife, the Anambra Central senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged Anambra electorate to vote for the party in the February general elections.
Judiciary under threat, says Justice Onnoghen
The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday declared that the nation’s judiciary is under threat.
Umeh floors Ekwunife over Anambra central senatorial dispute
The Supreme Court yesterday dismissed an appeal filed by Senator Uche Ekwunife challenging the cancellation of her election to represent Anambra Central Senatorial District.