Obasanjo Endorses Peter Obi In Letter To Nigerians, Says The Labour Party Flag-bearer Has An Edge
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday endorsed the Labour Party presidential candidate in Nigeria’s forthcoming elections, Mr Peter Obi and enjoined Nigerians to elect him as president in the election come February. Obasanjo made his position known in a new year letter he addressed to Nigerians titled, “My appeal... Read more
Why We Won’t Participate In PDP Presidential Campaign – Wike, Makinde, Others
Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, his Oyo State counterpart, Seyi Makinde and other stakeholders have resolved not to participate in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaign until, Senator Iyorchia Ayu, resigns as the national chairman of the party. According to  a statement by Mr Kelvin Ebiri, they this... Read more
2023: Umahi, Others Make INEC’s Final List For Senate Election
From Magnus Aluma, Abakaliki The Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi has finally made the final list of candidates for the 2023 senatorial election in the State. Others who made the list include the first Executive Governor of the state, Dr Sam Egwu and a former member of Nigeria’s... Read more
2023: Odii’s Emergence Is A Nightmare To APC, Says Party Chieftain
From Magnus Aluma, Abakaliki A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ebonyi State, Mr Osita Kalu has said the emergence of Dr Ifeanyi Odii as the governorship candidate of the party in the state is a nightmare of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ebonyi State. Mr... Read more
2023: Appeal Court Resumes Hearing On Umahi, Agom-Eze Power Tussle
From Magnus Aluma, Abakaliki The Appeal Court sitting in Abuja, on Friday, resumed hearing on the controversial Ebonyi South Senatorial primary election, between the the state Governor, David Umahi and Princess Ann Agom-Eze. Recall that, Governor Umahi’s younger brother, Austin Umahi and Princess Agom-Eze had in the first senatorial... Read more
South West PDP Demand For Ayu’s Ouster Vindicates Gov. Wike – Nwuke
The decision of the South West wing of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to demand the ouster of Iyorcha Ayu from the party’s chairmanship position has vindicated Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers State. This was made known in a statement by a former member of the National Assembly, Chief... Read more
Ebonyi PDP Crisis: Odii Is The Authentic Guber Candidate Of PDP, Says Onu
From Magnus Aluma, Abakaliki The fractional chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Ebonyi State Chapter, Mr. Silas Onu has said that Dr Ifeanyi Odii is the authentic governorship candidate of the party in the state. Onu’s assertion came in the heels of a recent decision of the PDP... Read more
Rivers People Are Politically Sophisticated, No One Could Influence How They Would Vote – Dakuku Peterside
All Progressives Congress, APC, chieftain and former Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has averred that Rivers people are politically sophisticated and as such, no one could influence how they would vote during elections. Peterside was speaking at a rally in Opobo,... Read more
Ebonyi Guber Race: Senator Ogba Wins Appeal Without Benefits
From Magnus Aluma, Abakaliki A PDP stalwart in Ebonyi State, Barr. Silas Onu has re-affirmed that a business mogul, Dr Ifeanyi Odii remains the governorship candidate of the party in the state. A statement made available to newsmen in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital quotes Onu as saying that... Read more
Umahi Defies Court Order, Swears In New Council Chairmen, Councilors
From Magnus Aluma, Abakaliki Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has sworn in newly elected chairmen of the thirteen Local Government Areas of the State and their councilors. Umahi went ahead to perform the      swearing in which held Thursday, at Pa Ngele Oruta Stadium, Abakaliki, despite a... Read more