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      The Rivers State Government says the demolished hotels in the State flouted Rivers State Government Executive Order 6. This was contained in a statement on Sunday by the Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media, Simeon Nwakaudu. Governor Nyesom Wike who personally supervised the demolition of the structures in company with some government officials ...
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    The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, dismissed a suit filed by Natasha Akpoti, Social Democratic Party (SDP)’s candidate in the Nov. 16 governorship election in Kogi, against the Governor, Yahaya Bello, for lacking in locus standi. Justice Inyang Ekwo, who delivered the judgement, held that the alleged offence was criminal and not a civil ...
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    Dino Melaye and Smart Adeyemi The lawmaker representing Kogi West senatorial district in the National Assembly, Senator Smart Adeyemi, has been named as Chairman of the Senate Committee on Aviation. President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, announced this on Friday during the last plenary session for 2019. Senator Adeyemi replaces Senator Dino Melaye who ...
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    Sen. Dino Melaye and Smart Adeyemi   Senator Smart Adeyemi has taken a swipe at Senator Dino Melaye, his closest rival in the just concluded Kogi West district senatorial election. Reacting to his victory in the poll, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate berated his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) opponent for his kind of person. ...
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    Sen. Dino Melaye   The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Smart Adeyemi, has won the Kogi West senatorial district election. The Returning Officer of the election, Professor Olajide Lawal, announced that Senator Adeyemi polled a total of 88,373 votes to beat Senator Dino Melaye of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who scored ...
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    Natasha Akpoti   SDP female governorship candidate in Kogi State, Natasha Akpoti was attacked by suspected hoodlums on Tuesday while the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) organised a meeting for political stakeholders in the state. The meeting, which was attended by the Inspector General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, as well as INEC Chairman, Professor ...
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    The Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC) has published the final list of 24 candidates and political parties that will contest the Nov. 16 governorship election in Kogi. The list pasted on the notice board of the Lokoja office of the INEC on Monday showed that incumbent governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello of the All Progressives ...
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      The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Ibeju-Lekki State Constituency I, Mr Fatai Mojeed,  winner of the supplementary election in the area. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that INEC conducted supplementary election in nine polling units of the state constituency on Saturday. The commission ...
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      Gov. Benedict Ayade has been re-elected as governor of Cross River for the next four years. Announcing the result on Sunday in Calabar, the State Returning Officer, Prof. Akim Ibhadode said, Ayade, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) won the election with 381,484 votes. The All Progressive Congress (APC) scored 131,161 ...
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      The Not-Too-Young-To-Run Act signed in 2018 has claimed its first success story after a first timer, 31-year-old Muktar Shehu Ladan of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was declared winner of a House of Representatives seat in Makarfi/Kudan Federal Constituency of Kaduna State. Ladan defeated a former speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, ...