By News Investigators On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Proceed With Dino Melaye’s Recall, Court Tells INEC

By Nuel Suji – A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday dismissed a suit filed by embattled Kogi Senator, Dino Melaye, which seeks to halt his recall. Mr. Melaye had filed the suit to abort an on-going recall More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
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BREAKING: Senator Kanti Bello Is Dead

By Nuel Suji – A two-term senator and former senate minority whip in the 5th National Assembly, Kanti Bello is dead. The former senator represented Katsina North Senatorial District of Katsina State. Sen. More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 24th, 2017
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Illegal Recruitment: Saraki Vows To Accelerate Passage Of Existing Vacancies Bill

By Nuel Suji – President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has said that the Senate will accelerate the passage of the Existing Vacancies in the Federal Civil Service (Prohibition) Bill, once it resumes in September. The More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Saraki Confirms Receipt Of Buhari’s Resumption Notice

By Sadiq Umar – President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki has confirmed the receipt of President Muhammadu Buhari’s letter notifying the Senate of his return and resumption to work. Earlier on Monday, Presidential More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Osinbajo, APC Governors Meet, We Are Not Worried By PDP’s Case Settlement, Says Okorocha

By Nuel Suji – Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Thursday met with governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in a bid to build consensus on the way forward for the ruling party. The meeting took place More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Dino Melaye Recall: INEC Moves To Vacate Restraining Order

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to set aside the restraining order which put on hold the recall of the Kogi West in Senator, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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APC’s Change Agenda Promises Better Deal For Nigeria, Says Sen. Andy Uba

A frontline aspirant of the All Progressives Congress and senator representing Anambra South Senatorial district(APC), Andy Uba today, Tuesday dismissed as untrue the speculation that he is leaving his party, the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
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Makarfi Takes Over PDP Secretariat, Says Judgement Has Re-Launched Party

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmed Makarfi has taken over the National Secretariat of the party at Wadatta House, Wuse Abuja, even as he said that the Supreme Court judgement affirming More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 9th, 2017
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PDP’s Adeleke Defeats APC Candidate In Osun Senatorial Bye-Election

OSHOGBO/By Alaba Ajibade – The candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Ademola Adeleke has been declared winner of the Osun West Senatorial bye-election held on Saturday. Adeleke polled 97,280 votes More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, July 8th, 2017
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INEC Deploys 14 New Resident Electoral Commissioners To States

By Nuel Suji – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has approved the posting of 14 newly sworn-in Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) to states. The 14 Commissioners were told to adhere More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 2nd, 2017
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Okupe Quits PDP, Says He Can Neither Fit Into Buruje Nor Adebutu Faction

By Sadiq Umar – A prominent chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Doyin Okupe Sunday dumped the party, saying the PDP no longer exists in his ward as a single unified party. Okupe noted the fratricidal More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Plans Almost Concluded For APC National Convention -Odigie-Oyegun

By Nuel Suji – National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun has disclosed that the ruling party will hold its national convention this year. APC’s National Chairman Two More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, June 18th, 2017
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No Crisis In Rivers APC, Amaechi Making Changes In Political Caucus, Says Ikanya

By Nuel Suji – The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Rivers State has dismissed reports that there was a rift within the party in the State,  stating however that Transport Minister, Chibuike Amaechi is making More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 29th, 2017
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APC, PDP Politicians Are All Guilty Of Leadership Ineptitude, Says Abba Moro

By Nuel Suji – A former Minister of Interior, Patrick Abba Moro has blamed politicians for their failure to meet the expectations of Nigerians in the 18 years of democratic rule, emphasizing however that democracy More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, May 7th, 2017
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Cross Rivers Senator, John Enoh, Dumps PDP For APC

By Nuel Suji – The senator representing Cross River Central senatorial district in the National Assembly, John Owan Enoh, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling All Progressive Congress More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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INEC Commences Nationwide Voter’s Registration Exercise

By Nuel Suji – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says all is set to commence the nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) across the 774 Local Government Areas in the country on April More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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PDP Losses Recognition In Lagos Assembly, Minority Leader, Whip Status Scrapped

By Nuel Suji – The Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday said that with the prevailing circumstances in the State parliament, there is no longer need for the offices of Minority Leader and Minority Whip More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 6th, 2017
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PDP Parley: Modu-Sheriff Walks Out On Jonathan, Other Party Leaders, Says “Today, I’m The Most Senior”

By Sadiq Umar – The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) peace parley convened by former President, Goodluck Jonathan may have ended in deadlock with the controversial National Chairman of the party, Ali Modu More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 6th, 2017
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INEC Expresses Happiness Over Passage Of Electoral Act

By Nuel Suji – The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmud Yakubu, on Thursday said the Commission is “excited” over the speedy and timely passage of critical amendments More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 31st, 2017
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Electoral Act Amendment: INEC Gets Legal Backing For E-Voting, Empowers To Postpone Election For 21-Days

By Nuel Suji – The Senate on Thursday amended the Electoral Act 2010 to empower the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) “to use any technology device it deemed fit” for elections. The amendment More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Buhari Appoints 19 Resident Electoral Commissioners, 8 ‎Commissioners Reappointed

By Nuel Suji – President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded to the Senate for confirmation, appointments of 27 resident electoral commissioners in 27 out of the 36 states of the federation. Buhari’s request More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Murray-Bruce To PDP: Resolve Your Differences Now Or Lose Anambra, Osun, Ekiti Elections

By Nuel Suji – A senator representing Bayelsa East at the National Assembly, Ben Murray-Bruce, has warned that unless the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) quickly resolve its internal crisis, it would More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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2019 General Elections: INEC Announces February 16, March 2 For Presidential, NASS

By Nuel Suji – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced February 16 and March 2 as dates for the 2019 general elections. The Commission fixed Saturday, February 16, as the date for More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Adamawa LG Election: It’s Daylight Robbery, Says SDP Candidate

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba  Yola – Mr Vandi Zira, the Social Democratic Party (SDP) chairmanship candidate for Michika  Local Government election held on Monday has rejected the result. Governor of Adamawa Zira More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, March 5th, 2017
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Ndigbo United Declares Support For Defected Lagos Lawmaker

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – Ndigbo United and other Igbo groups in Lagos have thrown their weight behind the defected Lagos lawmaker, Hon. Jude Idimogu and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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2019: Tinubu Vows Not To Contest Against Buhari

By Sadiq Umar – All Progressive Congress (APC) chieftain, Bola Tinubu has vowed not to contest against President Muhammadu Buhari, even as he declared his “unwavering support and confidence” in his leadership More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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2019: Atiku Group Embarks On Enlightenment For Kaduna Electorates

By Ibrahim Imam – A group known as Atiku Care Foundation, Kaduna state chapter has vowed to carry out enlightenment in the 7,485 polling units in the state before the 2019 general elections. According to More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, February 19th, 2017
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Makarfi, PDP Governors, Others Summon Meeting To Tackle Modu-Sheriff

By Sadiq Umar – The Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has summoned a meeting to discuss “crucial party matters” concerning last Friday Appeal Court ruling that granted recognition More...

By News Investigators On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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PDP Leadership Tussle: Appeal Court Declares Ali Modu-Sheriff Chairman

The Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has declared Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as the authentic national chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Ruling on the leadership tussle that More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 16th, 2017
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Six Lagos Assembly PDP Lawmakers Defect To APC

By Dipo Awojobi – 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 More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017
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Six Lagos PDP Lawmakers Set To Defect To APC

By Dipo Awojobi – Six out of the eight lawmakers from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Lagos State House of Assembly are set to defect to the All Progressive Congress (APC). Sources close to the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
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Andy Uba Defects To APC

Dipo Awojobi – Senator Andy Uba has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party for the All Progressives Congress. This is coming weeks after Ken Nnamani, Orji Uzor Kalu and top politicians from South East dumped More...

By News Investigators On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Former Senate President, Ken Nnamani Joins APC

By Nuel Suji – Former Senate President, Chief Ken Nnamani, on Sunday joined the All Progressives Congress. Nnamani was a member of the Peoples Democratic Party since 1999. The former Senate President, who More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Atiku Group Bemoans Economic Woes, Expect Realignment Of Forces In 2017, It Says

By Tom Garba, Yola – A group loyal to former vice president Atiku Abubakar, Atiku Support Group (ASG) has urged Nigerians to continue to endure what it described as “the worst economic crisis and social More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 30th, 2016
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Kupolokun Heads Ondo Transition Committee

AKURE/By Nuel Suji – Ondo State Governor-elect, Rotimi Akeredolu has appointed a former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Funsho Kupolokun as the chairman of his More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 12th, 2016
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Congratulate Me Now, Abe Tells Wike

By Nuel Suji – Senator-elect for the Rivers East senatorial district, Magnus Abe, has called on the State Governor, Nyesom Wike to accept the result of the last Saturday re-run elections by congratulating More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 9th, 2016
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Rivers Re-Run: Lagos Lawmaker Urges Politicians To Embrace Peace

By Dipo Awojobi – A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos, Hon. Victor Akande on Friday appealed to politicians in Rivers to remember poor masses and prevent violence on Saturday’s More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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Ghanaians Are Fully Ready For December 7 Elections, Says ECOWAS Observer, Abatemi-Usman

By Nuel Suji – A member of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) observer mission to the 2016 general elections of Ghana holding on December 7, Senator Nurudeen Abatemi-Usman, has said that More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 27th, 2016
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BREAKING: Akeredolu Wins Ondo Election

By Alaba Ajibade – The Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Rotimi Akeredolu has won majority votes in the last Saturday governorship election in Ondo State. APC governorship candidate The results More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
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Ondo 2016: Appeal Court Reinstates Eyitayo Jegede, Dismisses Lower Court Judgement As “Fraudulent”

…PDP Hails Judgement By Dipo Awojobi – The Appeal Court sitting in Abuja, Wednesday nullified the ruling of a Federal High Court on which recognised businessman Jimoh Ibrahim as the candidate of the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
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INEC Insists On Holding Ondo State Governorship Election On Saturday

By Dipo Awojobi – The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has rejected calls for the postponement of Ondo governorship election saying the poll slated for Saturday, November 26, will hold as scheduled. INEC More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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Mimiko Meets Buhari Again, Dismisses Rumour Of Joining APC

By Nuel Suji – Governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko has dismissed as untrue, the speculation that he is meeting with President Mohammadu Buhari in a bid to join the All Progressive Congress (APC). Mr. Mimiko More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 17th, 2016
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Ondo 2016: Appeal Court Reserves Judgement In Sheriff, Makarfi Leadership Tussle

By Sadiq Umar – The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja Thursday reserved judgment in the appeal challenging the ruling of the lower court which recognised Ali Modu-Sheriff chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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APC’s National Legal Adviser Steps Aside Over Allegedly Bribe

By Dipo Awojobi – The National Legal Adviser of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Muiz Banire (SAN), has stepped aside to answer questions concerning his alleged bribing of a judge of the National More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 3rd, 2016
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APC Group Backs Oyegun, Says Timi Frank Comments “Harmful”

By Nuel Suji – Leaders in the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday described the action of the Deputy Publicity Secretary of the Party, Comrade Timi Frank as harmful to the country’s democracy. APC’s More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 3rd, 2016
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Ondo PDP Tussle: Appeal Court Constitutes New Panel

By Sadiq Umar – The President of the Court of Appeal, Zainab Bulkachuwa, on Wednesday constituted a new panel to hear the appeals on the leadership tussle in the Ondo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
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Speak Out Against INEC Injustice In Ondo Now, Group Urges Pro-democracy, Right Activists

AKURE/By Alaba Ajibade – The Coalition for Stable Democracy (CSD) has expressed concern over what it called the “suspicious silence” of the pro-democracy movement and right groups on the controversial More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 29th, 2016
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Ondo PDP Supporters Insist On Jegede’s Candidature, Protest INEC’s Replacement Of Name

By Nuel Suji – Protesters in their hundreds trooped out again on Saturday in Akure, Ondo State capital to protest the  last Thursday replacement of Mr Eyitayo Jegede SAN’ name with that of  Mr Jimoh More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
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Ondo 2016: Stop Using My Name, Modu-Sheriff Warns Jimoh

By Sadiq Umar- A factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ali Modu-Sheriff, has warned the businessman Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim to stop using his name in his efforts to secure the endorsement of the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
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APC Accuses Wike, PDP Of Delaying Tactics In Legislative Rerun Election

By Nuel Suji – The All Progressives Congress (APC), Rivers State Chapter, has berated the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the State of engineering and promoting insecurity as a strategy to scare the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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Ondo Professional Endorse Jegede For Governor

By Alaba Ajibade – The Ondo Professional Coalition, an alliance of professionals in the State, has endorsed the candidacy of Mr. Eyitayo Jegede (SAN), the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship flagbearer More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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Ondo Election: APC Sets Up 49-Man Committee

By Dipo Awojobi – A 49-member campaign committee has been set up by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to work for the party’s victory in the Nov. 26 governorship poll in Ondo State. The committee has nine More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, October 2nd, 2016
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Ondo APC Guber Primary Fallout: Olusola Oke Defects to AD

ONDO/By Dipo Awojobi – As a fallout of the primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State, one of the aspirants in the election, Olusola Oke has dumped the party for the Alliance for More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 1st, 2016
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INEC Dumps Jimoh Ibrahim, Confirms Jegede As PDP’s Candidate For Ondo Guber Polls

ONDO/By Dipo Awojobi – The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has listed Mr. Eyitayo Jegede, SAN as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) for the November 26 governorship election More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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APC Group, United Front, Rallies Support For Oyegun

By Sadiq Umar – Support for the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Oyegun mounted on Tuesday  as prominent leaders of the party lauded his leadership qualities, describing him More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Dariye Dumps PDP

By Nuel Suji – Former Governor of Plateau, Senator Joshua Dariye has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the  All Progressive Congress (APC). Dariye a Senator from People Democratic Party (PDP) More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Ondo APC Leaders Declare Support For Fresh Primary

By Dipo Awojobi – The All Progressives Congress (APC) Council of Local Government Chairmen in Ondo State on Thursday debunked the report that they supported the September 3 primary election won by Mr Rotimi More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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PDP Factions Close Ranks, As Makarfi, Modu-Sheriff Meet

By Nuel Suji – The internal crisis rocking the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) may soon be resolved as the two factional Chairmen of the party met Tuesday, pledging to embrace peace. Chairman of the caretaker More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 15th, 2016
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APC Fights Back, Calls PDP “Shameless Irritant” For Demanding Buhari’s Resignation

By Nuel Suji – The Federal Government has slammed the PDP for once again asking President Muhammadu Buhari to quit, calling the former ruling party a shameless irritant which is bent on distracting the government More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 9th, 2016
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Edo Election: INEC Merely Postponed APC’s Defeat -Dokpesi

By Nuel Suji – Front-line contender for National Chairmanhip of Peoples Democratic Party {PDP}, Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi has described the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission, {INEC } More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Ondo APC Primaries: How Amosun, Fashola, Amaechi, Plotted Against Tinubu’s Candidate

By Dipo Awojobi – For several years, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu determined whatever happened in the fold of the progressives in the South Western More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Sudden Transfer Of Edo Police Commissioner Meant To Rig Elections, Group Alleges

By Sadiq Umar – The Get Involved Campaign, a non-governmental organization has raised an alarm over what it termed “the sudden transfer of the Edo state Commissioner of Police” few days to the governorship More...

By News Investigators On Monday, September 5th, 2016
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Tinubu’s Candidate Abraham, Loses To Akeredolu In Ondo APC Guber Primary

By Dipo Awojobi – Senior Advocate of Nigeria and former chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Rotimi Akeredolu, has emerged winner of the hotly contested APC governorship primary of Ondo State. He More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 22nd, 2016
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Eyitayo Jegede, Emerges PDP’s Governorship Candidate

By Alaba Ajibade – Former Ondo State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice Eyitayo Jegede, has emerged as the governorship candidate for the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the forthcoming elections. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, August 21st, 2016
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APC Won’t Impose Any Candidate In Ondo Election -Odigie-Oyegun

By Dipo Awojobi – The All Progressives Congress (APC) has assured aspirants seeking to contest the Ondo State gubernatorial election on the party platform of no preferential treatment. APC National Chairman The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
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Police Seals Off PDP Convention Ground

By Nuel Suji – The Police, early Wednesday morning, have sealed off the Sharks Stadium, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, venue of the Peoples Democratic Party National Convention. Armed policemen on Wednesday More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 12th, 2016
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Adeniran Says Imposition, Impunity Responsible For PDP’s Defeat In 2015

By Nuel Suji – A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairmanship aspirant, Prof. Tunde Adeniran, has identified imposition, impunity and lack of due process within the party as major factors responsible for its More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 11th, 2016
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INEC Clears Ize-Iyamu, Obaseki, 17 Others For Edo Guber Poll

By Dipo Awojobi – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it had cleared Osagie Ize-Iyamu of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and 18 others as candidates in the Sept. 10 governorship election More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 9th, 2016
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PDP Chairmanship: South West Leaders Disagree Over Zoning

By Dipo Awojobi – The meeting of the South-West leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) held in Akure, the Ondo State capital on Monday  over the chairmanship position of the party was reportedly inconclusive More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, August 7th, 2016
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PDP Chairmanship Race: Kebbi, Kastina Endorse Dokpesi

By Nuel Suji – The Kebbi and Katsina Chapter of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday joined Kano, Jigawa, others to openly endorsed Raymond Dokpesi, who is running for National Chairman of Peoples More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 5th, 2016
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BREAKING: Dokpesi Kicks, As PDP Southern Stakeholders Zone Chairmanship To South West

By Nuel Suji – Stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in southern part of Nigeria have zoned the Chairmanship of the party to the south west part of the country. Zoned out of contest The stakeholders More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, August 4th, 2016
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Budget Padding Scandal: APC Bars Jubrin Abdulmumin From Making Public Statements

…Says Buhari not happy By Nuel Suji – The All Progressive Congress (APC) has ordered the former Chairman, House Committee on Appropriation, Jibrin Abdulmumin to stop making public statement on the allegations More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 28th, 2016
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Court Rules In Favour Of Modu-Sheriff, Stops PDP National Convention

By Dipo Awojobi – Justice Abang of the Federal High Court Abuja has stopped the planned National Convention of PDP slated for August 17th in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, just as it declared the Ahmed Makarfi More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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Group Hails Postponement Of Rivers Re-run Elections

By Sadiq Umar – The Centre for Public Accountability has hailed the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to suspend the Rivers State re-run elections planned to hold next Saturday, More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 24th, 2016
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Postpone Rivers’ Rerun Elections, Group Urges INEC

By Nuel Suji – A group, Centre for Public Accountability (CPA) has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone the bye elections to hold in Rivers State, warning that politicians More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
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Nuhu Ribadu Returns To APC In Yola

A former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nuhu Ribadu has returned to the All Progressives Congress (APC), the party he dumped in August 2014 for the then ruling Peoples Democratic More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 14th, 2016
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PDP Announces August 17 As New National Convention Date, As Modu-Sheriff Mets Makarfi

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has announced August 17 as a date for another National convention slated for Port Harcourt, Rivers State, even as it zoned its Chairmanship position to the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016
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Ogun PDP Congratulates Edo Guber Candidate, Osagie Ize-Iyamu Over INEC’s Recognition

By Sadiq Umar – For his acceptance and recognition by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) In Edo State, the Ogun State chapter More...

By News Investigators On Friday, July 1st, 2016
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Govt Carpets Ondo APC Over Rally Allegation

By Alaba Ajibade – The All Progressive  Congress in Ondo state  has been described  as attention seeking  party of desperadoes that  has upped its ante in churning out falsehood and devising evil. APC’s More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
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Police Abort Modu-Sheriff’s Factional PDP Primaries In Edo

By Nuel Suji – The Police in Edo State Wednesday cordoned off the gate leading to the Stadium venue of the Ali Modu-Sheriff led faction of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primaries planned for the state. Sacked More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 20th, 2016
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Edo 2016: Ize-Iyamu Emerges PDP’s Candidate

By Dipo Awojobi – Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu, on Monday emerged the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the September 10 governorship election in Edo. In the result of the primaries announced by More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, June 18th, 2016
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IGP Orders Seal Up Of PDP National Secretariat, Legacy House For 7-Days

By Dipo Awojobi – The Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, has directed that the National Secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Campaign Headquarters, Legacy House, be shut. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Friday, June 17th, 2016
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Blame Politicians For Inconclusive Elections, INEC Chairman Tells Nigerians

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has blamed politicians for the many inconclusive elections recorded across the country, noting  that those seeking elective offices often More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 16th, 2016
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Supporters Of Sheriff, Makarfi Clash At PDP Secretariat

There was a tensed atmosphere at the National Headquarters of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Abuja on Wednesday morning, when supporters of both men claiming to be in control of the party’s structure clashed. Sacked More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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PDP Crisis: Modu-Sheriff Moves Into Wadata House, “I’m The National Chairman Till 2018

By Nuel Suji – The crisis within the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) assumed a new twist on Monday with the sacked National Chairman, Ali Modu-Sheriff making a forceful take over of the National More...

By News Investigators On Friday, June 10th, 2016
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Ambode Desolves LG Caretaker Committees Of 57 LGs/LCDAs

By Dipo Awojobi – The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the immediate dissolution of the Caretaker Committees across the councils in the state. The decision followed the resolution More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
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Controversial Primaries: Mass Defection From PDP To APC In Adamawa

By Tom Garba,Yola – The People’s Democracy Party (PDP) Factional Chairmanship and Councillorship Primaries conducted last Saturday in the 21 Local Government areas of Adamawa state has made many aspirants More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 23rd, 2016
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Ali Modu-Sheriff Was Removed To Save PDP, Says Fayose

By Dipo Awojobi – The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said the former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff-led National Working Committee (NWC) of the party More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 23rd, 2016
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PDP Crisis: I Remain Chairman, Modu-Sheriff Insists

By Sadiq Umar – Sacked Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ali Modu -Sheriff, said he remained the Chairman of the party, describing his removal and constitution of a caretaker committee as illegal. Sacked More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
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Ogun PDP: Bankole, Adebutu Join Forces To Tackle Buruji

There are strong indications that two of the three parallel factions in the Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have resolved to work together ahead of the 2019 elections. Reliable sources More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 16th, 2016
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Abba Moro Urges For Dialogue Among Warring PDP Leaders

By Sadiq Umar – Former Minister of Interior and chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue State, Comrade Abba Moro, has made a passionate appeal to the leaders of the party to embrace dialogue and More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 16th, 2016
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We Must Take Advantage Of Buhari’s Unimpressive Performance, Mimiko Tells PDP

By Sadiq Umar – The Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko, has urged his party, the PDP, to take advantage of the “unimpressive performance record” of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to ensure More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 9th, 2016
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Seasoned Journalist, Malik Ibitoye Becomes Ogun PDP Publicity Secretary

By Dipo Awojobi – Seasoned journalist, Malik Ibitoye, has been elected as the Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State. Mr. Ibitoye’s appointment was confirmed on Monday. He More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 21st, 2016
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Metuh Vows Not To Contest For Any Position At PDP Convention

By Dipo Awojobi – National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, says he will not vie for any position at the party’s national convention which holds May 21 in Port Harcourt, More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 14th, 2016
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Edo Guber Poll: INEC Unveils Timetable

By Dipo Awojobi – Guidelines and timetable for the governorship election taking place in Edo State on September 10, 2016, have been released by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. According More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 10th, 2016
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Electoral Reforms Group Applaud INEC Over FCT, Osun Polls

By Sadiq Umar – The Electoral Reforms Expert Group (EREG), a coalition of more than 40 civil society organizations have applauded the continued system of simultaneous accreditation and voting maintained by More...

By News Investigators On Friday, April 8th, 2016
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Senator Smart Adeyemi Dumps PDP, Joins APC

By Dipo Awojobi – A former senator, Smart Adeyemi, on Friday formally dumped the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC). Adeyemi represented Kogi West senatorial More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
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Alake, Awujale Behind My Return To APC, Says Osoba

By Dipo Awojobi – A former Governor of Ogun State, Olusegun Osoba, has said both the Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo and the Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona, played a major role in his return More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 25th, 2016
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Civil Society Organizations Condemn Outcome Of Rivers Re-Run Election

…Say it’s another sore point By Sadiq Umar – Civil Society Organisations in the country have condemned in strong terms the outcome of the March 19, 2016 Rivers re-run election, which they said More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, March 24th, 2016
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Odigie-Oyegun Declares Rivers Re-Run Election “A Disgrace”

By Dipo Awojobi – The National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun, has described last Saturday’s rerun elections in Rivers State as a disgrace for Nigeria, warning that the More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 21st, 2016
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Rivers Rerun Poll Worse Than 11 April, 2015 Election, Says APC

By Dipo Awojobi – All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State has called for the outright cancellation of the last Saturday rerun elections due  to widespread violence, poor turnout of trained adhoc More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 21st, 2016
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Rivers Re-run: INEC Suspends Elections

By Nuel Suji – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended elections in all constituencies of the State. INEC Chairman The suspension followed the reported violence that characterized More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, March 19th, 2016
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“We Are Not Aware Of Kidnap Of PDP Scribe,” Says Police

By Dipo Awojobi – The Rivers State Police Command has said it is yet to be informed about the kidnap of the Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State, Prince Ibiba Walter. Walter, who More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 18th, 2016
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Bill To Legalise Election Card Reader Passes Second Reading

By Nuel Suji – A bill seeking to legalize the use of the card reader in electoral process has scaled second reading in the Senate. The bill titled: ”A Bill to Further Amend the Electoral Act 2010 ( No 6) More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
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Kogi: Tribunal Fixes March 14 For Adoption Of Pre-Hearing Addresses

By Dipo Awojobi – The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal for Kogi on Tuesday fixed March 14 and March15 for the adoption of pre-hearing addresses from parties in a suit challenging the election of Gov. More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, March 6th, 2016
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Abia North Senatorial Re-Run: Ohuabunwa Defeats Orji Kalu

(ABIA)The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Mao Ohuabunwa of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as winner of Saturday’s re-run election in Abia North Senatorial District. Ojike Nwankpa, More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016
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PDP Breaks Up As Faction Floats New Mega Party

By Dipo Awojobi – A faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and that of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) on Tuesday pulled out of the two parties and floated a new party known as the Peoples More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 29th, 2016
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Labour Party Declares Support For Delta Speaker

By Dipo Awojobi – The Labour Party on Sunday declared support for the embattled Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Monday Igbuya, describing him as a forthright leader. Speaker, Delta State More...

By News Investigators On Friday, February 19th, 2016
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Ali Modu Sheriff Is A Wrong Choice As PDP Chairman, Says Doyin Okupe

By Dipo Awojobi – Former Spokesperson of former President Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, says the appointment of Ali Modu Sheriff as PDP Chairman is wrong and also coming at a wrong time. He shared his thoughts on More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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New PDP Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff Says PDP Will Replace APC In 2019

By Dipo Awojobi – Ali Modu Sheriff, the newly-appointed National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday, vowed to lead the party to regain control of the federal government in 2019. PDP More...