Politics

Atiku Woos Theresa May, Sells Agenda To Britain

The People’s Democratic Party presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has taken his campaign to Britain, presenting his ideas while faulting the tenure of Nigeria’s incumbent president Muhammadu Buhari. Atiku, who will contest the February elections against Buhari and over 50 candidates, wrote in UK’s Daily Express an article titled “Beyond Brexit …

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EFCC Raids Chief Justice Onnoghen’s Abuja Home

Information reaching the PoliticsNGR newsdesk this evening reveals that operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (INEC) have raided the residence of embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. PoliticsNGR learned that the EFCC raid comes amidst allegations of false assets and non-assets declaration levelled against Justice …

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INEC Recruitment For 2019 Election Staff

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was established by the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to among other things organize elections into various political offices in the country. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is recruiting to fill the positions to serve as election staff in the …

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Buhari Decorates New Police IG With New Rank (Photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari has named Mohammed Adamu as acting inspector-general of police (IGP). Buhari announced Adamu’s appointment at a ceremony in Aso Rock and decorated him with a new rank. The acting IGP succeeds Ibrahim Idris who retired after clocking the mandatory 35 years in service.

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Recruitment For INEC Adhoc Staff For 2019 Election

Inec has commenced the registration Of Ad hoc staff for 2019 general Election. The application is open for employees of federal government departments and ministries, ex corpers between 2013 to 2018, and Final year students in departments of Engineering, computer science and ICT. Kindly log into https://itms.inecnigeria.org Sign up and …

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Jonathan’s Former Aide, Okupe, Gets N100m Bail

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja yesterday granted bail to Dr. Doyin Okupe, a former Senior Special Assistance to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, in the sum of N100 million. Okupe, who was dragged to the court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), is facing a 59-count charge bordering …

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CCT Vs CJN: Court Stops FG From Trying CJN, Onnoghen

The Federal High Court in Abuja has stopped the Federal Government’s plan to arraign the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal. The Federal Government through the Code of Conduct Bureau filed six counts of non-declaration of assets against the CJN on Friday. He …

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CCT Vs CJN: Court Stops FG From Trying CJN, Onnoghen

The Federal High Court in Abuja has stopped the Federal Government’s plan to arraign the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal. The Federal Government through the Code of Conduct Bureau filed six counts of non-declaration of assets against the CJN on Friday. He …

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We Need To Get The Local Governments Working Again – Jimi Agbaje

The Lagos gubernatorial applicant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Jimi Agbaje has said that the state’s neighborhood governments need to get working once more. Jimi Agbaje put forth this expression while reacting to an inquiry at The Platform’s Lagos Governorship Debate. Agbaje in a response to inquiries regarding gridlocks …

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Why Buhari May Not Attend Presidential Debate — APC

The decision All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday said there is nothing uncommon in the presidential discussion, saying its presidential applicant, President Muhammadu Buhari, may decide not to visit on the off chance that he feels there are other reasonable alternatives with which he can draw in Nigerians. The gathering …

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2019 Lagos Governorship Debate (Live Updates)

Veteran broadcaster, Victor Oladokun will be the moderator as contestants for the position of Governor of Lagos will debate issues on Monday, January 14th, 2018 at 6pm. The event will be transmitted live on Channels Television. Dr Victor Oladokun took over as co-host of the popular Christian Broadcasting Network show, …

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Senate President Bukola Saraki Visits Agbaji After Attack

Senate President Bukola Saraki visits, Agbaji (his hometown), symphatises with victims of today’s attack unleashed on the community by deadly APC thugs. While urging the people of Agbaji to remain calm and not to retaliate the attack, Saraki pleged to repair all the vehicles destroyed by the APC thugs. He …

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