Buhari buckles under pressure, Suspends SGF

President Mohamed Buhari surprised pundits by coming hard on some of the musketeers in Aso Rock, Babchir Lawal and Ambassador Ayo Oke. Lawal was axed due to the long standing case of Grass cutting at the Internally Displaced Person’s, IDP, camp. It was gathered that the president was being blind shielded as to the true situation of things by those who would want to rule on his behalf and feed him false information. sources indicated that the rubbishing of the anti corruption war- the only program the APC government is…

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Buhari: Two years on, Nigerian Economy gallops back to the past

On the second anniversary of the APC led government, critics and analysts are divided on how the economy will be rated-whether it can be rated as an economy that is going no where very fast, or one that is galloping backwards to the mid eighties. A third group of analysts, made up mainly of the core of Buhari Media Campaign group and some young and semi literate Northern iridentists,who seem to have graduated in the school of insults rather than reason, are sticking out their worn out reputation in defense…

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PDP Alleges that APC has Failed Nigerians

THE Kogi State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, weekend, said the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has failed Nigerians, urging stakeholders who had waded into the PDP crisis to speed up the reconciliation of aggrieved members to rescue Nigerians from APC in 2019. In a communiqué at the end of the PDP Kogi West stakeholders meeting in Kabba, signed by the zonal chairman, Kola Ojo, the party said: “We commended the various steps being taken to address areas of disagreement among members of the party. These efforts would…

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Rumbles in the Presidency over Osinbajo’s Performance

The five odd weeks (and counting) of Medical vacation by President Muhammadu Buhari is churning up anxieties in political quarters as political configurations are being broken and series of political alignments and realignments intensify towards the 2019 elections. This is particularly evident in the activities of the power brokers in the Aso Rock, who, this Magazine was informed, are miffed that the country seem to have woken up under the Acting Presidency of Yomi Osinbajo. For One, more strains are being put on Aso Rock staff who are now compelled…

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Breaking: Court sacks senator Akpan, putting his plans to decamp to APC in jeopady

A Federal High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state has nullified the election of Senator Bassey Albert Akpan. Akpan, who represented Akwa Ibom North East in the red chambers,has been making moves to decamp to the ruling party APC when he became aware the odds are against him in the court and that he needed the necessary immunity offered by being a member of the ruling part. In recent times, a certain modicum of sainthood has been offered to decampees, whose corruption charges are in some quarters believed to…

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APC: Messy Melee

Aisha Buhari joins the fray as APC crisis rages By Chidiebere Onyemaizu Aisha Buhari, wife of the President Muhammadu Buhari , may not be a politician but as the better half of a politician who is also Nigeria’s president, she is not isolated from random political mussings, especially when it has to with her husband and his party, the All Progressives Congress, APC. Last week Mrs Buhari during an interview with British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) , Hausa Service comfirmed APC is indeed engulfed in crisis, public affairs commentators quickly concluded…

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Uncertainty

Post Primary election Protests continue to rock the All Progressives Congress, (APC) and the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP) in Ondo State as the November 26 Governorship Election draws nearer By Ayodele Oni /Akure Political parties in Ondo state are now fully prepared for the November 26 Governorship election as their flag bearers have emerged getting set to face the next hurdle which is clearance by the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) according to the guidelines released by the commission. For the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP) a Senior Advocate of Nigeria,…

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Tough Battle In Edo

Two major political parties and their candidates in the september 10 governorship election in edo state jostle to win the support of voters  By Walid Ogunseri /Benin City  With just 48 days to the gubernatorial contest in Edo State, the race has assumed a fiercer dimension. The entire Edo State political landscape is tense and activated by various political parties candidates who have in an unprecedented manner, put far-reaching campaigns across the state to woo voters. So far INEC has cleared 19 candidates for the election. Apart from the candidates…

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