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LG Elections: Gov Dankwambo Starving Us Of Funds, Gombe PDP Alleges

LG Elections: Gov Dankwambo Starving Us Of Funds, Gombe PDP Alleges

Mr Nixus! February 24, 2017 0

Barely 48 hours to the local government election in Gombe State, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) has accused Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo of starving them of funds to conduct campaign activities, saying the development led

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Merger Of APC Was Between Buhari, Tinubu And Not Of Parties – Anwar

Merger Of APC Was Between Buhari, Tinubu And Not Of Parties – Anwar

Mr Nixus! February 24, 2017 0

Dr Awwalu Anwar was a lecturer before he ventured into politics. A former assistant to the speaker, Ghali Na’abba and pioneer secretary for education, agriculture, health and human services in the FCT. The former

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TSA Good Policy At The Wrong Time – Hon Nuhu

TSA Good Policy At The Wrong Time – Hon Nuhu

Mr Nixus! February 24, 2017 0

Hon Dr Danburam Abubakar Nuhu represents the municipal federal constituency of Kano State and in this interview with RUTH CHOJI, the lawmaker stated that, while the TSA is a good policy, it’s coming at

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Paris Club Refund: Governors, EFCC And The Burden Of Proof

Paris Club Refund: Governors, EFCC And The Burden Of Proof

Mr Nixus! February 24, 2017 0

Report of a seeming showdown between governors of the 36 states of the federation and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over the spending of the Paris Club refund has continued to generate

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PDP: Sheriff Takes Over Wadata Plaza

PDP: Sheriff Takes Over Wadata Plaza

Mr Nixus! February 23, 2017 0

…To formally resume on Monday National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen Ali Modu Sheriff yesterday took over control of the party’s national secretariat of the party, popularly called Wadata Plaza. Sheriff entered the

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PDP Reps Member Defects To APC

PDP Reps Member Defects To APC

Mr Nixus! February 22, 2017 0

A member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from Akwa Ibom State, Hon Emmanuel Ukoete on Wednesday defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Ukoete in  a letter of notification addressed to the Speaker,

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Osinbajo Writes NASS, Withholds Assent On 4 Amended Laws

Osinbajo Writes NASS, Withholds Assent On 4 Amended Laws

Mr Nixus! February 22, 2017 0

The acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has withheld assent on four amended laws by the National Assembly, citing various reasons for his action. Osinbajo’s decision was conveyed to the Senate and House of Representatives

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PMB: Masari Lauds Nigerians’ Patriotic Zeal

PMB: Masari Lauds Nigerians’ Patriotic Zeal

Mr Nixus! February 22, 2017 0

As Muslims and Christians in Nigeria pray for the health of President Muhammadu Buhari and the welfare of the nation, Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has extolled the high patriotic zeal of Nigerians.

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It’s Ungodly To Blame PMB For Recession – Ogiemwonyi

It’s Ungodly To Blame PMB For Recession – Ogiemwonyi

Mr Nixus! February 22, 2017 0

Engr. Chris Ogiemwonyi, erstwhile minister of State for Works and a retired Group Executive Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in this interview spoke on the way for economic restoration of the country.

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Senator Uba Defects To APC

Senator Uba Defects To APC

Mr Nixus! February 22, 2017 0

Senator Andy Uba representing Anambra South senatorial district of Anambra State yesterday announced his formal defection to the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) on the floor of the Senate. This was disclosed in a

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APC Gombe: Why Party Reconstituted Caretaker C’ttee

APC Gombe: Why Party Reconstituted Caretaker C’ttee

Mr Nixus! February 22, 2017 0

The national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has given reasons why the Gombe State Caretaker Working Committee was reconstituted,  citing “irreconcilable differences” among members of the previous Caretaker Working Committee. Recall that

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Kuje Chairman Cautions Media On Credibility

Kuje Chairman Cautions Media On Credibility

Mr Nixus! February 21, 2017 0

 Chairman of Kuje area council, Abdullahi Galadima has cautioned newsmen to exert professionalism in their reportage, to avoid misinforming the public. Galadima stated this in reaction to a report alleging that he dishonored recent

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We Have No Interest In PDP Crises, Says APC

We Have No Interest In PDP Crises, Says APC

Mr Nixus! February 21, 2017 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said it is has no interest in the leadership crisis currently rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the more reason why it has chosen to ignore the “wild

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APC Gombe: Why Party Reconstituted Caretaker C’ttee Again

APC Gombe: Why Party Reconstituted Caretaker C’ttee Again

Mr Nixus! February 21, 2017 0

The national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has given insights as to why the Gombe State Caretaker Working Committee was reconstituted,  citing “irreconcilable differences” among members of the previous Caretaker Working Committee.

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Edo Guber: INEC Closes Defence Without Witnesses Resubmits Certified Results

Edo Guber: INEC Closes Defence Without Witnesses Resubmits Certified Results

Mr Nixus! February 21, 2017 0

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has closed its defence at the Edo State Elections Tribunal sitting in Benin City without calling a single witness but succeeded in resubmitting its certified and verified documents

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Some Members Of PMB’s Cabinet Sabotaging His Govt – Reps

Some Members Of PMB’s Cabinet Sabotaging His Govt – Reps

Mr Nixus! February 21, 2017 0

Chairman of the House of Representatives’ committee on public procurement, Hon. Oluwole Oke has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari over some members of his cabinet whom he allegedly said were sabotaging the administration’s efforts at

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Absence Of Govs, Planning Mar Progressive Governors Meeting On Budget

Absence Of Govs, Planning Mar Progressive Governors Meeting On Budget

Mr Nixus! February 20, 2017 0

The proposed meeting of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), an umbrella body for governors elected under the platform of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) which was geared towards deliberating on the 2017 budget

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Police Barricades ICC Venue of PDP Meeting

Police Barricades ICC Venue of PDP Meeting

Mr Nixus! February 20, 2017 0

…Makarfi accuses Sheriff of instigating police action The crisis within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) heightened on Monday as the Police barricade the International Conference Center (ICC) venue designated for National Executive Committee (NEC)

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Your Collaboration Can’t Stop Us, Makarfi PDP Tells Sheriff, APC

Your Collaboration Can’t Stop Us, Makarfi PDP Tells Sheriff, APC

Mr Nixus! February 20, 2017 0

The Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led Caretaker Committee of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday said the collaboration of the embattled chairman of the Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff of collaborating with the All Progressives

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PDP: Only Misguided, Naive People Will Work With Sheriff – Fani-Kayode

PDP: Only Misguided, Naive People Will Work With Sheriff – Fani-Kayode

Mr Nixus! February 20, 2017 0

Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, yesterday said only naive and misguided Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members will work with Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff as national chairman of the party. He further described Sheriff,

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APC Chieftain Predicts Imminent Power Shift In South-East

APC Chieftain Predicts Imminent Power Shift In South-East

Mr Nixus! February 20, 2017 0

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Chambalin Okechukwu Adiaso, has predicted imminent power shift in the states in the South-East geopolitical zone, especially Abia, Enugu, Ebonyi and Anambra, following recent mass

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Makarfi And Battle For Soul Of PDP

Makarfi And Battle For Soul Of PDP

Mr Nixus! February 20, 2017 0

Following last Friday’s decision of the Court of Appeal which confirmed Ali Modu Sheriff as the authentic National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), ADEBIYI ADEDAPO explores options before the Makarfi-led faction. The

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Corruption: Dissecting FG’s Whistleblower Policy

Corruption: Dissecting FG’s Whistleblower Policy

Mr Nixus! February 20, 2017 0

The introduction of the whistleblower policy designed to fight corruption and encourage anyone with information about the stealing of public funds, by the federal government in December 2016, has attracted debates from Nigerians. TUNDE

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BREAKING: Modu Sheriff, Babangida Aliyu In Close Door Meeting With IBB In Minna

BREAKING: Modu Sheriff, Babangida Aliyu In Close Door Meeting With IBB In Minna

Mr Nixus! February 19, 2017 0

Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff accompanied by the former governor of Niger State, Muazu Babangida Aliyu are in a closed door meeting with former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi

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Sheriff Takes Over Wadata Plaza  Tomorrow, As Anxiety Grips Makarfi’s Camp

Sheriff Takes Over Wadata Plaza Tomorrow, As Anxiety Grips Makarfi’s Camp

Mr Nixus! February 18, 2017 0

The return of Sen Ali Modu Sheriff as national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has sparked anxiety within the ranks of the Sen Ahmed Makarfi-led group of the party. This comes just

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APC Registers 1 Million New Members In South East – National Vice Chair

APC Registers 1 Million New Members In South East – National Vice Chair

Mr Nixus! February 18, 2017 0

The South-east zone of the All Progressive Congress {APC} has requested for extension of the time allotted for the on-going continuous registration exercise of the party as well as more materials from the national

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When The Gana Committee Met Jonathan, Tukur, Ekwueme, Anenih

When The Gana Committee Met Jonathan, Tukur, Ekwueme, Anenih

Mr Nixus! February 18, 2017 0

The Strategy Review and Inter party Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), led by former minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana, met some founding fathers of the party this week, CHIBUZO UKAIBE, writes

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Kogi APC Stakeholders Commend Gov Bello

Kogi APC Stakeholders Commend Gov Bello

Mr Nixus! February 18, 2017 0

The All Progressives Congress stakeholders in Oganenigu ward of Dekina local government area, Kogi state has commended Governor Yahaya Adoza Bello on his developmental strides in the state. This commendation formed part of the

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Why I Nominated Nnamani As South-East APC Leader – Okorocha

Why I Nominated Nnamani As South-East APC Leader – Okorocha

Mr Nixus! February 18, 2017 0

Amidst strong misgivings among members of the South-East zone of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, has explained why he recently nominated former Senate President, Senator Ken Nnamani, as

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Russia Backs Marine Le Pen For President

Russia Backs Marine Le Pen For President

Mr Nixus! February 17, 2017 0

Russian steering groups looking at the future of European relations have been set up in the country as it anticipates a win for the controversial Mrs Le Pen in the 2017 French presidential election

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Revisiting Senate, Sultan, Adeboye’s Verdict On Ugwuanyi

Revisiting Senate, Sultan, Adeboye’s Verdict On Ugwuanyi

Mr Nixus! February 17, 2017 0

Recently, members of the Senate Committee on State and Local Government Administration led by its Chairman, Senator Abdullahi Gumel were in Enugu State on an oversight function on the utilization of bailout funds released

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Dogara: The Political Icon Of The Year

Dogara: The Political Icon Of The Year

Mr Nixus! February 17, 2017 0

The Board of Editors voted for you in recognition of your antecedents as a dogged patriot, a torch bearer, a staunch believer in the principle of the separation of powers and ultimately the defender

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APC Constitutes New Gombe State Caretaker Committee

APC Constitutes New Gombe State Caretaker Committee

Mr Nixus! February 17, 2017 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC), has constituted a new caretaker committee of the Gombe State chapter of the party in its ongoing efforts to reorganise and reconcile party members across the country. Recall that

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Kogi APC Stakeholders Commend, Task Gov Bello On Devt

Kogi APC Stakeholders Commend, Task Gov Bello On Devt

Mr Nixus! February 17, 2017 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) stakeholders in Oganenigu Ward of Dekina LGA, Kogi State has commended Gov Yahaya Adoza Bello on his developmental stride in the state. This commendation formed part of the communique

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BREAKING: Appeal Court Affirms Sherrif As PDP Chairman

BREAKING: Appeal Court Affirms Sherrif As PDP Chairman

Mr Nixus! February 17, 2017 0

The Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt has affirmed the emergence of Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The Court also nullified the May 21,

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PMB’s Vacation: Inter-Faith Organisations Call For Calm

PMB’s Vacation: Inter-Faith Organisations Call For Calm

Mr Nixus! February 17, 2017 0

…Commend NASS leadership Religious and Inter-faith Organizations under the auspices of Northern Inter-Faith and Religious Organizations for Peace have sued for calm concerning President Buhari’s vacation. Speaking at a press briefing held in Jos,

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6 Lagos Assembly PDP Lawmakers Defect To APC

6 Lagos Assembly PDP Lawmakers Defect To APC

Mr Nixus! February 16, 2017 0

Six out of eight PDP lawmakers at the Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday officially announced their defection to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) citing outstanding performance of Gov. Akinwunmi  Ambode among

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APC Vows To Take Over South-East States

APC Vows To Take Over South-East States

Mr Nixus! February 16, 2017 0

The South East Zonal chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congresses, APC, has vowed  to win all the forth-coming elections in in the zone following solid political structures it had put in place in

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My Fear About Mega-party – George

My Fear About Mega-party – George

Mr Nixus! February 16, 2017 0

Former Deputy National Chairman (South), PDP, Chief Olabode George, recently spoke with select journalists on a number of national issues, including the proposed mega-party, the anti-corruption campaign of the ruling APC, as well as

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We Will Shock APC In 2019 – Ezeife

We Will Shock APC In 2019 – Ezeife

Mr Nixus! February 15, 2017 0

Former Governor of Anambra State, Chief Chuckwuemeka Ezeife on Wednesday said the South East states will shock the All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019 general elections. Ezeife who was in Akure, the Ondo State capital

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Why Saraki, Dogara Visited PMB In London

Why Saraki, Dogara Visited PMB In London

Mr Nixus! February 15, 2017 0

About a week after Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker Yakubu Dogara announced to Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari had separately spoken with them on telephone, the two presiding officers of the National Assembly

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APC government is all about execution of peoples’ oriented programmes — Rep

APC government is all about execution of peoples’ oriented programmes — Rep

Mr Nixus! February 15, 2017 0

Capt. Yusuf Buba (rtd), Chairman, Economic Development sub-committee, Presidential Committee on North-East Initiative, has said that the APC government was all about the execution of people-oriented programmes. Buba, who represents Gombi/Hong Federal constituency in

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Osinbajo Presides Over Wednesday’s FEC

Osinbajo Presides Over Wednesday’s FEC

Mr Nixus! February 15, 2017 0

Acting president Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over the weekly Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. The meeting is the 4th time Osinbajo will chair the meeting since President Muhammadu Buhari departed the country

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Senate Queries Fashola Over Additional N2bn In Housing Budget

Senate Queries Fashola Over Additional N2bn In Housing Budget

Mr Nixus! February 15, 2017 0

The senate yesterday queried the minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), over a strange N2 billion allocation in the 2017 budget for regional housing scheme  by the ministry of

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PDP Will Return To Power In 2019 Stronger – Agabi

PDP Will Return To Power In 2019 Stronger – Agabi

Mr Nixus! February 15, 2017 0

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2015 Nasarawa State governorship election, Dr Yusuf Agabi, has said the party would return to power in 2019, not only in the state but

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Mimiko To Mops Up Cash In The Treasury, APC  Alleges

Mimiko To Mops Up Cash In The Treasury, APC Alleges

Mr Nixus! February 14, 2017 0

The  All  Progressives  Congress(APC)  in  Ondo  State has alleged  that,  Governor Olusegun Mimiko  has  given  specific instruction  to  all  Banks  managing  Ondo  State  government  accounts  to  mop  up  all  cash  in  the  State’s  treasury

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Absence Of Adequate Funds Unsettle Ndokwa West PDP In Delta

Absence Of Adequate Funds Unsettle Ndokwa West PDP In Delta

Mr Nixus! February 14, 2017 0

Absence of adequate funds to run the affairs of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State, has unsettled its members. Ogbuefi Lucky Okuji, Chairman of the party in

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Reps Laments  Poor Performance Of 2016 Budget  In Aviation Sector

Reps Laments Poor Performance Of 2016 Budget In Aviation Sector

Mr Nixus! February 14, 2017 0

The House of Representatives committee on Aviation has expressed dissatisfaction over poor implementation of projects captured under the 2016 budget in the aviation sector. The committee also observed that some specialised projects already captured

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PDP Chieftain Bode George Hails Ambode’s Performance In Lagos

PDP Chieftain Bode George Hails Ambode’s Performance In Lagos

Mr Nixus! February 14, 2017 0

A former deputy national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode George has hailed the performance of Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode in the areas of infrastructural developments. George who said this

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Kaduna APC Unravels Plots To Cause Unrest

Kaduna APC Unravels Plots To Cause Unrest

Mr Nixus! February 14, 2017 0

Kaduna State Chapter of the All Progressives Change (APC) has on Tuesday unraveled a plot by prominent members of the opposition party to cause secretarian crisis in the state. The party said the plotters are organising

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