Ogun female guber candidate vows not to step down
The only female governorship candidate in Ogun State contesting under the United Democratic Party (UDP) Dr. (Mrs.) Jackie Adunni Kessim has vowed not to step down for any of the 16 male contenders in the race. Speaking during her campaign rally at Ota, Ogun State, she said despite pressure from other contenders to step down,…
Mama Taraba’s ambition suffers setback
The dream of former Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Senator Aisha Jumai Alhassan to become the number one citizen of Taraba State...
UDP Presidential candidate discourages money politics
The presidential candidate of United Democratic Party (UDP) Mr. Ishola Balogun, has called for less emphasis on money politics to enable the best hands/brains come forward and participate actively in nation-building. The 59-year-old Molecular Biology expert and television programme host, who owns and runs Amen Radio/Television in the United States (US), listed job creation, youth/women…
Mama Taraba resigns as Minister, dumps APC for UDP
If I am not qualified to contest election in the All Progressives Congress (APC), I feel I am also not qualified to remain a Minister in an APC government.”
The Gambia’s exiles to return home after Jammeh’s defeat
From Senegal to Italy, The Gambians who fled President Yahya Jammeh’s brutal rule are now hoping to return, freed of the fear of one of Africa’s notorious dictators after his defeat.