Reps Speakership: Former Imo Assembly Speaker Drums Support For Nwajiuba
Chief Nwoha Amaechi, former Speaker, Imo State House of Assembly, says Emeka Nwajiuba’s cognate experience in legislation makes him credible to be the speaker of the House of Representatives. Amaechi made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, while speaking on the... Read more
Nigeria’s Ruling Party Accuses Opposition Party Of Playing Unpatriotic Politics
Nigeria’s ruling party has condemned what it called the `unpatriotic and desperate’ opposition politics being played by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, who made the condemnation when he addressed State House correspondents... Read more
I Still Won’t Recognise Buhari’s Victory Even If Arrested – Adebanjo
The factional Leader of Afenifere, a Yoruba socio-cultural group, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has insisted that he would not recognise President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of the February 2019 Presidential Election. Reacting to a call by the National Democratic Front (NDF) that he be arrested for treason, Adebanjo said... Read more
Biden Joins Presidential Race
Former Ice President of the United States of America, Joe Biden has formally declared his intention to run for the nation’s highest office. The former vice president made the declaration in a press release made available in an email Thursday morning to the www.Africanewscircle.com publisher. Below, is the full... Read more
Atiku: My Nigerian parents from Sokoto, Jigawa
Abubakar Atiku, the defeated presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party has debunked notions that he was Cameroonian by birth and thus not qualified to contest the election of 23 February, 2019. Atiku who was born in Jada in 1946, in present day Adamawa state, but then part of... Read more
Youth Leaders’ Forum Seeks Resolution of Unsavoury State of Politics in Rivers
From Dianabasi Effiong Rivers’ youth leaders on Thursday in Port Harcourt expressed misgivings about what they called unsavoury political state of affairs in the State and appealed to perpetrators to let peace prevail. The “Rivers state Youth Leaders Assembly’’ (RSYLA), an amalgam of youth leaders across the 23 Local... Read more
The People Democratic Party (PDP) won two Senate seats and two Federal House of Representatives seats, while All Progressives Congress (APC) took one Senate and two House of Representatives seats in Saturday’s National Assembly polls in Bayelsa. Results published by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) show that Mr Douye... Read more
2019: INEC Publishes Ogun PDP Candidate’s List
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday laid to rest the controversy over the list of candidates for the Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of the February 16 and March 2 elections. In the final list of Senatorial and House of Representatives candidates published... Read more
Wike Flags off PDP State Campaign, Says APC Lost Political Stake In Rivers
Gov. Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State on Wednesday in Port Harcourt flagged off his campaign for a second term, declaring that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has lost the political struggle in the state due to the greed of a political godfather.  Speaking at the State Campaign Rally... Read more
PDP Leaders Back Anirah, slam Nwankego
…Say House of Assembly Candidate is a promise keeper Some leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from Delta Central on Wednesday reacted to the orchestrated attack on the House of Assembly Candidate, Sapele Constituency, Chief Felix Anirah, describing him as “a man of impeccable credentials.” They also called... Read more