By News Investigators On Monday, August 13th, 2018
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Saraki In Closed-Door Meeting With Obasanjo

By Sadiq Umar – The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Monday held a closed-door meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. Mr Saraki’s meeting with the former More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
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Saraki Says Firing DSS Boss Is A Powerful Message Against Reckless Deployment Of Security

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki says the decision by the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo to sack the Director General of the Department of State Services (DSS) sent a powerful message – that the DSS cannot More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018
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PDP Demands Trial Of All Actors In NASS Takeover, Dismisses DG SSS Sack As Subterfuge

By Nuel Suji – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded the prosecution of all those that took part in the Tuesday unauthorised takeover of National Assembly premises by security operatives, just as More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018
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Akpabio Resigns As Senate Minority Leader, Sets To Dump PDP

By Sadiq Umar – The Minority Leader in the Senate, Godswill Akpabio has resigned his position Mr. Akpabio’s resignation is dated August 4, 2018, same date he met with President Muhammadu Buhari who is on More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018
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DEVELOPING: We Are Waiting For Our Colleagues To Impeach Saraki -Ben Bruce

By Nuel Suji – Amid palpable tension at the National Assembly, Senators of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said that they are waiting for their colleagues to gain entrance to the Senate chamber and impeach More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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Kano Deputy Governor Resigns, Says Continuing In Office Unfair To His Conscience

By Sadiq Umar – The Deputy Governor of Kano State, Hafiz Abubakar, has tendered his letter of resignation to Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje amid political crisis. Mr. Abubakar, in a resignation letter dated Aug. 4, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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Dankwambo Joins Presidential Race

News Investigators/Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, Saturday declares his intention to contest for the presidency in 2019 on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Mr. Dankwambo officially More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
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Why I Dumped APC -Tambuwal

By Ibrahim Imam – The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal has dumped the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), citing non-performance and impunity by APC as part of reasons for his decision to return More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
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Finally, Saraki, Gov. Ahmed Dump APC

By Sadiq Umar – President of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki Tuesday announced his defection from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Mr. Saraki made his defection More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, July 29th, 2018
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Kwankwaso, Shekarau Parley Ahead Of 2019, As APC Lobbies Former Minister

By Nuel Suji – Former governors of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso and Ibrahim Shekarau met Saturday night in Abuja in their bid to form alliance to neutralize President Muhammadu Buhari’s political influence More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 26th, 2018
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PDP Warns Of Dire Consequences On Alleged Plots To Impeach Fayose

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has warned the All Progressives Congress (APC) to stop what it described as “nefarious plot to impeach Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose or attract dire More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018
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How Bukola Saraki Outsmarted Police To Retain Seat, As PDP Takes Over Senate

By Sadiq Umar – The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken over control of the Senate as the majority party, following aborted plot to the Presidency to change the leadership of the senate. This More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 23rd, 2018
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Atiku Vows To End Poverty, Unemployment

YOLA/Dan Gambo – A former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has declared to run for president of Nigeria under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), vowing to end poverty and unemployment. Mr Abubakar More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, July 21st, 2018
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Ademola Adeleke Wins Osun PDP Primary

By Sadiq Umar – A senator representing Osun west, Ademola Adeleke, has emerged winner of the governorship ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. Mr. Adeleke defeated his closest rival, More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, July 21st, 2018
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Osun: Tinubu’s Cousin, Gboyega Oyetola, Emerges Winner Of APC Guber Ticket

By Alaba Ajibade – Gboyega Oyetola, the Chief of Staff to the outgoing governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, has emerged the flagbearer of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the September 22 More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 19th, 2018
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Samuel Ortom Makes U-turn, Says He Remains In APC

By Sadiq Umar – Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom on Thursday made a U-turn in his planned move to quit the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr. Ortom had not officially announced plan to leave the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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APC Cracks, New Faction Known As rAPC Emerges, Describes Ruling Party As “Monumental Failure”

By Nuel Suji – After weeks of unsuccessful attempt to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari for dialogue, aggrieved leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday pulled out of the ruling party More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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APC Southeast Rally, A Mockery On Buhari, Says PDP

By Sadiq Umar – The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has criticized the Tuesday southeast zonal rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Owerri, Imo state capital, describing it as a mockery More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
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INEC Releases Timetable For 2019 General Elections

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the time table for the 2019 general elections, with the Presidential and National Assembly elections coming first on 16th February More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Atiku Visits Fayose, Says PDP Is Set For Victory In Ekiti

By Alaba Ajibade – Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday led a delegation of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders to Ekiti State in a bid to rally support for Governor Ayodele Fayose ahead of More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Post Humous Honour For Abiola: Nigerians Not Deceived, PDP Reacts

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari’s post-humous honour for late Moshood Abiola, acclaimed winner of June 12, 1993 presidential election, saying More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Baraje Group Withdraws From Talk With APC, Says Presidency Negotiating In Bad Faith

By Sadiq Umar – The aggrieved All Progressive Congress (APC) faction otherwise known as nPDP says it has pulled out for the reconciliatory parley with the Presidency, saying the latter appears to be uninterested More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 28th, 2018
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Atiku Appoints Ex-governor, Gbenga Daniel, Campaign 2019 DG

By News Investigators- Former governor of Ogun state, Gbenga Daniel, has been named as the director-general of the Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign for 2019. The former Vice-President said Mr. Daniel will bring More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Senate Will Allow Omo-Agege Into Chambers -Spokesman

By Nuel Suji – The Senate has decided that it will comply with the judgement of the Federal High Court and do nothing to stop Senator Ovie Omo-Agege from resuming in his office and at plenary from today May More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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Ameachi Is Working To Jeopardize Buhari’s Re-election -Lawmakers Allege

By News Investigators – Federal lawmakers of All Progressive Congress (APC) on Monday allegedly accused the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi of working to jeopardize re-election bid of President More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Major Crisis Looms In APC…As Defunct ‘New PDP’ Writes Buhari, Gives Conditions For Peace, Unity Ahead 2019 Polls

By Nuel Suji – The new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP), a political block within the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Wednesday handed a 7-day ultimatum for President Muhammadu Buhari and party leadership More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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Olusola-Eleka Emerges Ekiti PDP Gubernatorial Candidate

By Alaba Ajibade – The Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Kolapo Olusola-Eleka has emerged winner of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary election. Reports say a total of 1,968 delegates More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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APC Crisis: Police Seal Off Party Secretariat

By Alaba Ajibade – The Police in Ekiti State on Monday sealed off the state Secretariat of the All Progressive Congress (APC) following escalation of crisis arising from last Saturday inconclusive governorship More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, May 5th, 2018
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Buhari Expresses Satisfaction With APC Congress In Katsina

By News Investigators – President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday expressed satisfaction with the All Progressive Party (APC) Ward Congress at his Sarkin Yara ward in Daura Local Government in Katsina state, More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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2019: Women League Demands VP Slot, 12 Governorship Seats

By Sadiq Umar – The League of Women Voters in Nigeria on Wednesday urged political parties in the country to cede the Vice-President position to women and a wholesale enforcement of the 35 percent affirmative More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, April 28th, 2018
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Buhari Will Take Back PDP’s “Stolen Mandate” In Taraba” Campaign Organization Vows

YOLA/By Tom Garba – Taraba State Chairman of Buhari Campaign Organization (BCO), Tukur Sambo has vowed to displace the ruling People’s Democracy Party (PDP) in the state, describing the 2015 election More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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APC Chairmanship Race: South-South APC Rejects Oshiomhole, Says Oyegun Deserves Right Of First Refusal

By Sadiq Umar – The All Progressive Congress (APC) South-South Zonal Executives on Monday advocated for a right of first choice of refusal for its incumbent Chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun, in the to contest More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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APC Condemns Mace Theft, Says It’s An Attack On Democracy

By Nuel Suji – The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the invasion of the Senate chamber and carting away of the mace by thugs on Wednesday morning. “The APC, in a statement by its spokesman, More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Keyamo Named As Spokesman, Buhari Campaign Organization

By Sadiq Umar – The Buhari Campaign Organisation Tuesday appointed Lagos lawyer and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Festus Keyamo, as head of Communications and Strategy for the 2019 re-election bid. In More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 15th, 2018
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APC Announces National Convention Committee, Okorocha, Akeredolu, El-Rufai, Others

By Nuel Suji – Less than a week after President Muhammadu Buhari declared interest in seeking re-election for a second term, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has constituted its National Convention Committee. The More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, April 14th, 2018
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Sixty Three Jostles For Ekiti Governor’s Seat

By Alaba Ajibade – Ahead of the July 14 Governorship election in Ekiti State, not less than 63 persons have indicated their intention to contest gubernatorial seat, about 30 days to the conduct of party primaries. Latest More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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APC Governors Endorse Buhari’s Position, Settle For Congresses To Elect New Exco

By Sadiq Umar – Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have finally agreed to President Muhammadu Buhari’s position that the earlier extension granted party’s official is illegal and should give More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 27th, 2018
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Presidency: Atiku Declares Intention To Contest In 2019

By Sadiq Umar – A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has formally declared his intention to contest for the President at the 2019 general elections. He made the declaration Tuesday in Port Harcourt, Rivers More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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PDP Begs Nigerians, Says “We Have Learnt From Our Mistakes”

By Sadiq Umar – The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday in Abuja, apologised to Nigerians for the party’s failures while in power for 16 years. PDP’s National Chairman, Uche Secondus, offered More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 19th, 2018
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Kwankwaso Speaks On Secret Meeting With Obasanjo, Says Reports Unfounded

By Ibrahim Imam – A former governor of Kano State and senator representing Kano Central District, Rabiu Kwankwaso has denied holding any secret meeting with former president Olusegun Obasanjo. Mr. Kwankwaso More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, March 4th, 2018
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Kano: “No Evidence” Of Underage Voting Report Premature -INEC Official

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said its investigation into the alleged underage voting in the last Kano council poll is still ongoing, urging Nigerians to disregard More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 2nd, 2018
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PDP Hails Reps On Dapchi Probe, Says Nigerians Already Lost Faith In Presidential Committees

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commended the National Assembly for its swift response to the party’s appeal to open an independent, full-scale investigation into the circumstances More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
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Oyegun, NWC, Others Get One Year Tenure Extension

By Sadiq Umar – The National Executive Council (NEC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has extended the tenure of its National Chairman, John Odigie Oyegun, its National Working Committee (NWC) More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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Former Rep. Usman Kumo, Defects With 4000 PDP Members To APC In Gombe

By Ibrahim Imam – A former Chairman of House of Representatives Committee on Police Affairs, Usman Bello Kumo, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Party (APC) in Gombe. Rep. More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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Nigerians ‘ll Return PDP To Power In 2019, Says Ondo PDP Leaders

By Alaba Ajibade – Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo Central Senatorial  District Monday converged on Igbara Oke, Ondo State, to chart a new course for the party in the state, even as More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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Senate Divided Over Passage Of Amended Law Reordering 2019 General Elections

By Nuel Suji – The senate Wednesday endorsed the report of the joint committees on the amendment of the 2010 Electoral Act which reorder the schedules of 2019 general elections, even as some senators kicked More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018
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Federal Lawmakers Re-Order 2019 General Elections, NASS Election Now Holds First

By Nuel Suji – The two chambers of the National Assembly on Tuesday adopted a common position on the order of the next general elections, rescheduling the election into the federal parliament to hold first More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018
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Buhari Designates Tinubu To Reconcile Aggrieved APC Members

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has designated, former Lagos governor and All Progressive Congress (APC) leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu to spearhead peace efforts to reconcile aggrieved party members. In More...

By News Investigators On Monday, February 5th, 2018
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2019: PDP Says No Preferential Treatment For Any Aspirant, Denies Blocking Atiku

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday assured its supporters across the nation of its resolve to allow free and fair contest for all persons aspiring to contest in the next election, More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, January 28th, 2018
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Ex-Senator, Basheer Lado, 5000 Others Dump PDP In Kano

By Ibrahim Imam- A former Senator and chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Basheer Lado has decamped to the All Progressives Congress (APC) with thousands of his supporters. Mr. Lado was received More...

By News Investigators On Friday, December 15th, 2017
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2019: PDP Needs Yoruba Votes To Defeat Buhari, Says Dickson

(News Investigators)/The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would need the full support of its members in the South West to effectively execute its plan to regain political power in 2019, Chairman of the party’s National More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, December 10th, 2017
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Secondus Vows To Avoid PDP’s Past Mistakes, Pledges Internal Democracy

By Nuel Suji – The newly elected National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus has vowed to ensure internal democracy within the opposition party, saying necessary step would be taken More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, December 10th, 2017
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Secondus Elected As New PDP National Chairman

By Nuel Suji – A former National Vice Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Uche Secondus, has been declared as the winner of the National Chairmanship election of the party. Former Governor More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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2019 Guber: PDP Begs Wike For Financial Assistance To Counter Tinubu

By Nuel Suji – The chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Lagos State Chapter, Moshood Salvador has appealed to Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike to assist financially in order to counter former More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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PDP Welcomes Atiku Back, Urges Aggrieved APC Members To “Return Home”

By Sadiq Umar – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has said it was pleased to welcome the former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar back to its fold, even as it urged aggrieved members of the All Progressive More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Adamawa APC Confirms Atiku’s Resignation

By Nuel Suji – The Adamawa chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has confirmed the receipt of the resignation letter from the former Vice President Atiku Abubakar who decamped last Weekend to the opposition More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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PDP Will Defeat Buhari In Katsina In 2019, Senator Tsauri Vows

By Nuel Suji – An aspirant for the position of National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Umar Ibrahim Tsauri, on Thursday declared that the opposition party would defeat ruling party in the More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 20th, 2017
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Group Berates Presidential Spokesman, Says PDP’s 16 Yrs Of Mistake Better Than APC’s 2-Year Calamity

By Nuel Suji – A group within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the party’s ‘16 years of mistake remained far less than the calamity of the last two and half years of the All Progressives Congress More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, November 19th, 2017
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APGA Candidate, Willie Obiano, Wins Anambra Guber Election

By Sadiq Umar – The Anambra State governor and candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Willie Obiano, has won the governorship election. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Wike Breaks PDP South-West, Lobbies Agbaje, Adedoja For Vice-Chairmanship Seat

(News Investigators)There are strong indications that the ranks of South-West Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in their bid for the national chairmanship position may have been broken. The south west zone had coveted More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Senate Lifts Suspension On Ndume After 90 Days

By Nuel Suji – The Senate Tuesday recalled the suspended former Senate Leader, Muhammed Ali Ndume after serving his term of suspension for 90 legislative days from 30th March 2017 to November 14, 2017. The More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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PDP National Chairmanship Aspirants Sign Peace Pact Towards Peaceful Convention

By Nuel Suji – The National Chairmanship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Tuesday signed a pact with a pledge to ensure successful and violent free national convention slated for December More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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2019: Saraki Aide Resigns To Chair New Political Party

By Nuel Suji – The Special Assistant to the Senate President on Youth and Students matters, Ikenga Ugochinyere has resigned his job with immediate effect. Mr. Ugochinyere in a one-page letter dated October More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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2019: Senate PDP Caucus Meets Minority Leaders of State Assemblies

… Says PDP Set to dislodge the ruling party By Nuel Suji – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Caucus in the Senate on Wednesday met with the Forum of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Minority Leaders More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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PDP Will Kick Out Buhari In 2019 -Gov. Darius Vows

By Tom Garba,Yola – The Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku, said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has regained its lost glory and is set to kick out the Muhammadu Buhari led All Progressive Congress More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
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APC To Sagay: “You The Rogue Elephant”

By Sadiq Umar – The All Progressive Congress (APC) on Monday fired back at Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Ainti-corruption, Itse Sagay, describing him as exhibiting a ‘quintessential More...

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...