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We Pushed Boko Haram Terrorists To Our Border, Conducted Peaceful Election Before Handover- Turaki

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  Headlines, Press Releases  /  No Comments

Frontline PDP presidential aspirant, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki, SAN, has said that the war against terror in the country has remained intractable because the current Administration has failed to embrace global best practices of carrot and stick. Speaking at a news conference in Minna, Nigeria State, Turaki who was the chairman, Presidential Committee on Dialogue and […]

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Dogara Raises Alarm Over Rising Violence, Arms Proliferation

By   /  June 7, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Says Election rigging greatest form of corruption   Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has explained that it is as part of efforts to ensure that democracy in Nigeria is not threatened by violence that he sponsored a bill in the House that seeks to eliminate the proliferation of small arms and […]

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Stella Oduah: Women Take The Lead In Voting But They Are Not Empowered To Be Voted For. How Legislation Can Fix That

By   /  May 21, 2018  /  Reports  /  No Comments

Women constitute an expansive block of the electorate in Nigeria. In some countries in the sub-region, this is the case as well. They often take the lead in voting in elections.   For example, in the 2015 general election in Nigeria, 45,888,984 registered voters were women, while 22,944,984 were men.  Despite being the larger block […]

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How Gov. Okowa Allegedly Used Younger Sister Ivana Shenton As Front For N13 Billion Secretariat Building To Siphon Money For 2019 Election

By   /  February 28, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

The last has not been heard concerning the multi billion Naira secretariat currently ongoing in Asaba, the Delta State capital. Information reaching this medium as that the building is a conduit pipe by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to siphon funds ahead of 2019 election. Contrary to the public procurement act, the award of the N13 billion […]

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YOWICAN Election Crisis: How Daniel Kadzai Floored CAN, YOWICAN At The Court, As Court Nullifies Election Of 27th January 2018

By   /  February 20, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Court Directs IGP, DG DSS, Commandant NSCDC, Other Relevant Security Agencies, To Give Effect Made By Court Sources Point To Musa Asake As Allegedly The Inducement Behind The Whole Crisis For the Youth Arm of CAN, YOWICAN, this is not the best time as the crisis over election dispute has already taken over the religious […]

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Lalong Is Anti-Democracy With The Absence Of Elected Chairmen And Councilors In Plateau –PDP Guber Aspirant

By   /  February 8, 2018  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Yakubu Busari A Gubernatorial aspirant of the People Democratic Party for the 2019 General election, Barrister Timothy Parlong has started that the cancellation of council elections earlier scheduled for February 17 by Governor Simon Bako Lalong shows a total absence of democracy in Nigeria. Parlong was speaking to some selected Journalists at his office in […]

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402 Days To General Elections: INEC Kick Starts New Rotational RAC In Adamawa- Commissioner

By   /  January 9, 2018  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Tom Garba The Adamawa State Commissioner of Independent Electoral commission (INEC),Barr Kassim G Gaidam revealed that the commission has introduced additional rotational registration areas centres (RAC) nationwide. Kassim who told our reporter in his office in Yola that the essence is to allow those who could not register before, those with damaged voter’s cards or […]

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Breaking: Ex-Soccer Star George Weah Wins Liberian Presidential Election

By   /  December 28, 2017  /  Africa, Headlines  /  No Comments

Former soccer star George Weah has defeated Vice President Joseph Boakai to win Liberia’s presidential run-off election with 61.5 percent of the vote based on 98.1 percent of ballots cast, the election commission said on Thursday. Weah will succeed incumbent President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf next month in what will be Liberia’s first democratic transition since […]

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Opinion: Misadventure of Ex-UN official

By   /  December 26, 2017  /  Viewpoint  /  No Comments

Trust me, the miscalculations of YumKella’s closest associates in forthcoming Sierra Leonean election continue to embarrass him and strip him off of any chance moving forward. KKY advisers are consumed by UN euphoria which will produce nothing in this race. Just like Kerefa-Smart supporters in 1996, who foolishly were carried away by fake ego that […]

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Tambuwal Congratulates Obiano, Tasks Re-elected Gov On Inclusive Governance

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has congratulated Mr. Willie Obiano over his re-election as Governor of Anambra State. In a statement issued in Sokoto Monday by his spokesman, Malam Imam Imam, Tambuwal noted that Obiano’s victory was a manifestation of the people’s trust and confidence in his leadership. He urged the Anambra Governor […]

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