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Dissecting Politics Of PDP National Chairmanship And Intrigues Of Endorsement

Dissecting Politics Of PDP National Chairmanship And Intrigues Of Endorsement

Mr Nixus! October 23, 2017 0

As the race for National Chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) intensifies, aspirants are engaged in a battle to secure the blessings of some former presidents. CHIBUZO UKAIBE writes on the intrigues. Aspirants,

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Anambra Killings: Police Absolve APC

Anambra Killings: Police Absolve APC

Mr Nixus! October 23, 2017 0

by OKECHUKWU OBETA, Awka – The Anambra Police command  has absolved the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the death of about three persons  at the ever-busy Tarzan Junction, Nkpor, an Onitsha suburb along the

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PDP Chair: Kashamu Asks EFCC To Hasten Action On Daniel’s Alleged Corruption Trial

PDP Chair: Kashamu Asks EFCC To Hasten Action On Daniel’s Alleged Corruption Trial

Mr Nixus! October 23, 2017 0

By Chibuzo Ukaibe, Abuja – The race for the Chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) got messy yesterday as Senator Buruji Kashamu, representing Ogun East Senatorial District, has asked the Economic and Financial

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Northern Caucus Raises The Alarm Over Makarfi’s Presidential Ambition

Northern Caucus Raises The Alarm Over Makarfi’s Presidential Ambition

Mr Nixus! October 23, 2017 0

By Chibuzo Ukaibe – Ahead of Tomorrow’s National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the PDP, some leaders of the party have expressed displeasure over the rumoured attempt by the Ahmed Makarfi-led caretaker committee of

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How Parties, Candidates Will Battle In Anambra Guber

How Parties, Candidates Will Battle In Anambra Guber

Mr Nixus! October 22, 2017 0

As the final count down to the November 18 Anambra state governorship poll is less than one month away OKECHUKWU OBETA in this report examines the strength of political parties which stand the chance

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Imo Youths Laud Deputy Gov

Imo Youths Laud Deputy Gov

Mr Nixus! October 22, 2017 0

BY EMMANUEL MGBEAHURUIKE, Owerri A group of youths under the aegis Coalition of Ideato Youth Leaders have showered encomium on Prince Ezeakonobi Madumere, the deputy governor of Imo State, describing him as a great

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Jonathan Accuses PMB Govt Of Lies, Propaganda

Jonathan Accuses PMB Govt Of Lies, Propaganda

Mr Nixus! October 20, 2017 0

By Chibuzo Ukaibe, Abuja Former President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday has described the All Progressives Congress (APC) administration as being populated by liars and professional propagandists. Jonathan stated this in Abuja while receiving one of

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Restructuring: Reps To Act On APC Panel Report

Restructuring: Reps To Act On APC Panel Report

Mr Nixus! October 20, 2017 0

By Andrew Essien, Abuja The House of Representatives has assured that it will act on the report of the committee set up by the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) to articulate the party’s position

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Senate To Probe Govs Over Paris Club Refunds, Bailout Funds Diversion

Senate To Probe Govs Over Paris Club Refunds, Bailout Funds Diversion

Mr Nixus! October 19, 2017 0

BY SOLOMON AYADO and AHURAKA ISAH, Abuja Following alleged diversion ‎‎and or misappropriation of the Paris Club refunds and bailout funds, Senate Thursday said it will unfailingly probe how the funds were expended by

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PDP Chair: Focus On National Integration Not Corruption, Gbenga Daniel Tells APC

PDP Chair: Focus On National Integration Not Corruption, Gbenga Daniel Tells APC

Mr Nixus! October 19, 2017 0

* Put Your House In Order, Waziri Tells South-west PDP By Chibuzo Ukaibe, Abuja Former governor of Ogun State and chairmanship hopeful of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Otunba Gbenga Daniel, yesterday said the

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2019: Election Monitors, Journalists, Security, CSOs to Vote Ahead Of Election

2019: Election Monitors, Journalists, Security, CSOs to Vote Ahead Of Election

Mr Nixus! October 19, 2017 0

..INEC to engage 1m Ad-hoc Staff BY SOLOMON AYADO and AHURAKA ISAH, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said arrangements are on top gear to ensure that disenfranchise persons such as journalists,

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NASS Begins Prayer Exercise, Seeks Unity, End To Economic Crisis

NASS Begins Prayer Exercise, Seeks Unity, End To Economic Crisis

Mr Nixus! October 19, 2017 0

BY SOLOMON AYADO and AHURAKA ISAH, Abuja The National Assembly has embarked on fervent prayers to seek God’s guidance to foster national unity and end the economic crisis facing the country. The prayer exercise,

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PDP Convention: Emergence Of Wrong Chairman, Spokesman Will Finish PDP – Jonathan

PDP Convention: Emergence Of Wrong Chairman, Spokesman Will Finish PDP – Jonathan

Mr Nixus! October 18, 2017 0

By Chibuzo Ukaibe, Abuja Ahead of the December national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former President, Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday declared that the party cannot afford to have a wrong chairman and spokesperson,

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PDP Convention: Emergence Of Wrong Chairman, Spokesman Will Finish PDP – Jonathan

PDP Convention: Emergence Of Wrong Chairman, Spokesman Will Finish PDP – Jonathan

Mr Nixus! October 18, 2017 0

By Chibuzo Ukaibe, Abuja Ahead of the December national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former President, Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday declared that the party cannot afford to have a wrong chairman and spokesperson,

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2019: Wike Distances Self From Vice Presidential Posters

2019: Wike Distances Self From Vice Presidential Posters

Mr Nixus! October 18, 2017 0

BY ANAYO ONUKWUGHA, Port Harcourt Rivers State governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, has distanced himself from campaign posters pasted in some parts of Abuja, presenting him as a vice presidential aspirant for the 2019

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PDP Chair: Adedoja Visits Obasanjo

PDP Chair: Adedoja Visits Obasanjo

Mr Nixus! October 18, 2017 0

By Chibuzo Ukaibe, Abuja Former minister of sports and aspirant for the national chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Professor Taoheed Adedoja, has paid homage to former President Olusegun Obasanjo, describing him as

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Osun Assembly Confirms Aregbesola’s Nominees

Osun Assembly Confirms Aregbesola’s Nominees

Mr Nixus! October 17, 2017 0

BY JOSHUA DADA, Osogbo Osun State House of Assembly has confirmed four nominees of Governor Rauf Aregbesola as members of the state Judicial Service Commission (JSC). The lawmakers in a statement issued by the

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Reps To Repeal Outdated Water Laws

Reps To Repeal Outdated Water Laws

Mr Nixus! October 17, 2017 0

By Kauthar Anumba-Khaleel, Abuja The House of Representatives has assured that it will repeal water-related laws which are obsolete and enact the National Water Resources Commission and National Hydrological Agency for the management of water

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Wike Distances Self From Vice-Presidential Posters

Wike Distances Self From Vice-Presidential Posters

Mr Nixus! October 17, 2017 0

BY ANAYO ONUKWUGHA, PORT HARCOURT Rivers State Governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, has distanced himself from campaign posters posted in somr parts of Abuja, presenting him as a Vice Presidential aspirant for the 2019

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Ortom Meets PMB, Calls For Miyetti Allah’s Leader Arrest

Ortom Meets PMB, Calls For Miyetti Allah’s Leader Arrest

Mr Nixus! October 17, 2017 0

By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah  Following threats by the leadership of Miyetti Allah that they would mobilise their members to resist the anti- open grazing law, Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has called on President

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Ganduje Launches N540m Vehicle Loan Scheme

Ganduje Launches N540m Vehicle Loan Scheme

Mr Nixus! October 17, 2017 0

By SALIHI ABUBAKAR BELLO, Kano – The Kano State governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has disbursed N540 million interest free loans to 2, 600 civil servants under the second phase of the State Vehicle Loan

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Biafra: GEJ Disowns Alleged Viral Speech On Niger Delta

Biafra: GEJ Disowns Alleged Viral Speech On Niger Delta

Mr Nixus! October 16, 2017 0

…Says its fiction of a faceless writer By Ebriku John Friday, Abuja  Former President Goodluck Jonathan has disowned a speech which has gone viral on social media allegedly delivered by him in the State

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IBB To Politicians; Don’t Play Politics To Disunite Nigeria

IBB To Politicians; Don’t Play Politics To Disunite Nigeria

Mr Nixus! October 16, 2017 0

By Abu Nmodu  Former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida IBB has stated on Monday at his uphill resident in Minna that politics should not be played to disunite the country but should be

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Dissecting Ishaku’s Exploit At Transforming Taraba

Dissecting Ishaku’s Exploit At Transforming Taraba

Mr Nixus! October 16, 2017 0

As the people of Taraba State continue to expect more of Governor Darius Ishaku’s dream to transform the state, Andrew Ojih, writes on the journey so far. In less than three years, Governor Darius

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As PMB Parleys South-East Emissaries

As PMB Parleys South-East Emissaries

Mr Nixus! October 16, 2017 0

At the weekend, President Muhammadu Buhari engaged leaders of the South East zone in a bid to smoothen his relationship with the region amid the perception that he is marginalising the area. In this

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Judge PMB By His Projects Not W’Bank Statement –  VON DG

Judge PMB By His Projects Not W’Bank Statement – VON DG

Mr Nixus! October 16, 2017 0

By Nnamdi Mbawike, Enugu – The Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr. Osita Okechukwu has advised those attacking President Muhammadu Buhari over the statement of President of World Bank, Jim Yong Kim,

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PDP Convention: Youths Support Sunny Odey For National Legal Adviser

PDP Convention: Youths Support Sunny Odey For National Legal Adviser

Mr Nixus! October 16, 2017 0

By Ebriku John Friday, Abuja – As the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national convention draws closer, youths under the auspices of Partnership Advocacy for Sustainable Systems (PASS), has thrown weight behind aa aspirant for

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Saraki Canvases Int’l Confab On North East, Boko Haram

Saraki Canvases Int’l Confab On North East, Boko Haram

Mr Nixus! October 16, 2017 0

BY AHURAKA ISAH AND SOLOMON AYADO, ABUJA – Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has called on the international community to organise a global conference aimed at galvanising international resources to mitigate the devastation and the

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Atiku’s Associate Dumps APC For PDP In Kaduna

Atiku’s Associate Dumps APC For PDP In Kaduna

Mr Nixus! October 16, 2017 0

BY MIDAT JOSEPH, Kaduna – An associate of former Vice -President, Atiku Abubakar in Kaduna State, Mallam Isah Dansallah, has defected from the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

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Obasanjo, Yar’ Adua, Jonathan Accidental Leaders – Na’Abba

Obasanjo, Yar’ Adua, Jonathan Accidental Leaders – Na’Abba

Mr Nixus! October 16, 2017 0

BY AHURAKA ISAH and SOLOMON AYADO, Abuja – The former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Ghali Umar Na’ Abba has said that all the leaders that had governed Nigeria since the birth

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PDP Convention: Youths Throw Weight Behind Odey As National Legal Adviser

PDP Convention: Youths Throw Weight Behind Odey As National Legal Adviser

Mr Nixus! October 14, 2017 0

By Ebriku John Friday, Abuja As the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national convention draws closer, youth under the auspices of Partnership Advocacy for Sustainable Systems (PASS), has thrown their weight behind a PDP aspirant

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PDP Convention: Youths Throw Weight Behind Odey As National Legal Adviser

PDP Convention: Youths Throw Weight Behind Odey As National Legal Adviser

Mr Nixus! October 14, 2017 0

By Ebriku John Friday, Abuja  As the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national convention draws closer, youth under the auspices of Partnership Advocacy for Sustainable Systems (PASS), has thrown their weight behind a PDP aspirant for the

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Disregard Call For North East APC Caucus Meeting – Aspirants

Disregard Call For North East APC Caucus Meeting – Aspirants

Mr Nixus! October 13, 2017 0

By Orjime Moses, Abuja Three aspirants for the office of the North East National Vice Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has called on party faithful to disregard a call for a caucus meeting.

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There Is Hope For Nigeria Economy – Akeredolu

There Is Hope For Nigeria Economy – Akeredolu

Mr Nixus! October 13, 2017 0

By Tope Fayehun, Akure Ondo State governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has expressed optimism that the agriculture sector in the country will soon be the mainstay of the economy. Akeredolu said, there are windows of opportunities

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Restructuring Another Form Of Opposition – Presidency

Restructuring Another Form Of Opposition – Presidency

Mr Nixus! October 13, 2017 0

By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah Special adviser media to the President, Femi Adesina has described the ongoing calls for restructuring of the country as another form of opposition. Adesina spoke Friday at the change we

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Anambra Polls: PMB Set To Attend Final Campaign Rally

Anambra Polls: PMB Set To Attend Final Campaign Rally

Mr Nixus! October 13, 2017 0

By Jonathan Nda-Isaiah  President Muhammadu Buhari Friday received the Anambra State gubernatorial candidate for All Progressive Congress (APC) Tony Nwoye at the Presidential Villa. He assured that he would personally make out time to

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North-east: Presidency Replies PMB’s Critics

North-east: Presidency Replies PMB’s Critics

Mr Nixus! October 13, 2017 0

By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah  The Presidency has said that those deliberately twisting President Muhammadu Buhari’s request to World Bank to concentrate it’s intervention in the North-east of the country in view of the devastation

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Reps Seek To Bar Serving Bank MDs/EDs From Appointment As  CBN’s Governor

Reps Seek To Bar Serving Bank MDs/EDs From Appointment As CBN’s Governor

Mr Nixus! October 12, 2017 0

By Kauthar Anumba-Khaleel, Abuja The House of Representatives has read for a second time, a bill proposing to prohibit the appointment of serving Managing Directors /Chief Executive Officer as well as the Executive-Directors of commercial

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Presidential Inauguration To Henceforth Hold At NASS, As Senate passes Bill

Presidential Inauguration To Henceforth Hold At NASS, As Senate passes Bill

Mr Nixus! October 12, 2017 0

SOLOMON AYADO and AHURAKA ISAH, Abuja The Senate Thursday, passed a Bill for an Act enacting that henceforth, inauguration of the President and Vice-President of Nigeria will be holding at the National Assembly Complex.

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PDP Kicks Against Buhari’s $5.5bn Loan Request Loan

PDP Kicks Against Buhari’s $5.5bn Loan Request Loan

Mr Nixus! October 12, 2017 0

By Chibuzo Ukaibe, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday said it is shocked by, the plan by the government of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to seek a loan of $5.5bn. The party

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Nigeria’s Unity Depends On Restructuring – Lawmaker

Nigeria’s Unity Depends On Restructuring – Lawmaker

Mr Nixus! October 12, 2017 0

Prince Albert Abiodun Adeogun is a two-time member of the House of Representatives in the National Assembly. The lawmaker representing Ife Federal constituency in Osun State during this interview with MUYIWA OYINLOLA said restructuring

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Govs Seek Devolution Of Powers To States

Govs Seek Devolution Of Powers To States

Mr Nixus! October 12, 2017 0

By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah In view of the clamour for restructuring, governors are seeking for the devolution of powers to state. Zamfara State governor and chairman of Nigeria Governors Forum ( NGF), Abdulaziz Yari

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North Not Afraid Of Break Up – Ango Abdullahi

North Not Afraid Of Break Up – Ango Abdullahi

Mr Nixus! October 12, 2017 0

BY ISAIAH BENJAMIN, Kaduna Again, Former Vice Chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University and Secretary of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Professor Ango Abdullahi has said that the North is not afraid of breaking

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Kaduna SIECOM Postpones LG Elections Indefinitely

Kaduna SIECOM Postpones LG Elections Indefinitely

Mr Nixus! October 6, 2017 0

BY ISAIAH BENJAMIN AND RAHILA ABDULLAHI, Kaduna In what looks like a sudden twist, the Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (Kad -SIECOM) yesterday announced the indefinite suspension of local government elections earlier sheduled to hold

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We Have Reduced Insecurity To Barest Minimum – Ortom

We Have Reduced Insecurity To Barest Minimum – Ortom

Mr Nixus! October 6, 2017 0

Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, in a chat with State House Correspondents, said his administration has reduced insecurity in Benue to its barest minimum. There is now less tension between herdsmen and farmers because

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Reps Wade Into Poor Conditions Of Nigeria’s Foreign Missions

Reps Wade Into Poor Conditions Of Nigeria’s Foreign Missions

Mr Nixus! October 5, 2017 0

By Kauthar Anumba-Khaleel, Abuja Worried by the deplorable state of Nigeria’s foreign missions and its consequences on the nation’s foreign policy, the House of representatives Thursday, mandated its committee on Foreign Affairs to conduct a

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PDP Caucus Kicks, as Two Reps Members Defect to APC

PDP Caucus Kicks, as Two Reps Members Defect to APC

Mr Nixus! October 5, 2017 0

ADEBIYI ADEDAPO, Abuja. Members of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) in the House of Representatives have protested defection of two people from their caucus to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The member

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INEC Detects 3,000 Multiple Registrations In Taraba

INEC Detects 3,000 Multiple Registrations In Taraba

Mr Nixus! October 5, 2017 0

BY NAN The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, said its Automated Fingerprint Identification Software (AFIS) had detected 3,000 persons found to have engaged in multiple registrations in Taraba. Alhaji Muhammed Madagali, the Acting

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Dogara Decries Unholy Relationship Between State Legislatures, Executive

Dogara Decries Unholy Relationship Between State Legislatures, Executive

Mr Nixus! October 4, 2017 0

By Kauthar Anumba-Khaleel, Abuja  The speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has expressed concern over the smooth relationship between state legislatures and state executive which according to him, has constrained the former from

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APC Chieftain Writes PMB On Delta Budget

APC Chieftain Writes PMB On Delta Budget

Mr Nixus! October 4, 2017 0

By ANDREW ESSIEN, Abuja A chieftain of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) Dr. Cairo Ojougboh has written to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him to investigate what he alleged as the “issuance of a

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