The Independent National Electoral Commission has invited Chairman and Secretaries (National and State) as well as candidates of all the parties contesting the Governorship election in Edo State to a meeting at the National Headquarters of the Commission on Friday, 18th May 2012 to address the concerns of all stakeholders. Read more
The Peoples Democratic Party in an apparent reaction to a statement credited to the leader of the Congress for Progressive Change, General Muhammadu Buhari has said former Head of State had become unstable and is being haunted by what it describes as “combat withdrawal syndrome.” Read more
Sources in Minna, Niger state indicates that Mohammed Babangida, Son of former Military President Ibrahim Babangida may be eyeing the Governorship seat of Niger state come 2015. Read more
A meeting on Sunday between Buhari and Tinubu in Lagos was meant to revive alliance moves between the Action Congress of Nigeria and the Congress for Progressive Change, party officials told Daily Trust in Abuja yesterday. Read more
President Goodluck Jonathan indicated on Saturday his willingness to summon the National Security Adviser, Gen. Owoye Azazi (retd), for linking the Peoples Democratic Party with the spate of bombings in the country.
Also, the PDP in a statement cautioned the NSA to steer clear of political matters, so as to avoid making enemies for Jonathan. Read more
In what is becoming a very messy affair, President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, took on his National Security Adviser, NSA, General Patrick Azazi, on his comment that the insurgency in the country could be traced to the zoning arrangement of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, declaring that “people need to ask the NSA to explain what he really meant”. Read more