Nigerian news

2019 Election: ”I am ready for a coalition” Fela Durotoye reacts to Oby Ezekwesili’s coalition plans

January 24, 2019 Joshua Samuel

Minutes after Oby Ezekwesili announced her withdrawal from 2019 presidential race saying she has opted to help manufacture an alliance to vanquish APC and PDP in the February decision, Fela Durotoye has issued an announcement saying he’s prepared for an alliance. He released a statement saying that he is ready to submit himself to any transparent process {Read More..}

Nigerian news

President Buhari writes to senate, explains why he has refused to sign the electoral bill

December 11, 2018 Joshua Samuel

President Muhammadu Buhari has written the Senate, explaining why he refused to assent to the Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 2018 recently passed by the National Assembly. President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, read the President’s letter at the Tuesday Plenary. President Buhari’s letter to the senators reads: “Pursuant to Section 58 (4) {Read More..}

Politics

PDP Will Never Come Back To Aso Rock, Osinbajo Vows

December 10, 2018 Joshua Samuel

Yemi Osinbajo, vice president, has vowed that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will not be allowed to return to power again. Mr Osinbajo made the vow on Saturday in Lagos while speaking at the inauguration of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Door-To-Door-Campaign flag off of the Professor Yemi Osinbajo (PYO) {Read More..}

Politics

Georgia elects first Female President Salome Zurabishvili

November 29, 2018 Joshua Samuel

Salome Zurabishvili has emerged as Georgia’s first female president after an election the opposition has described as a “fraud.” Punch reports that Zurabishbili, with 59.52 percent of the votes in a second round of elections, defeated Grigol Vashadz who had 40.48% of the votes. Zurabishvili, a former ambassador to France, ran on the ticket of {Read More..}