Politics

Dino makes comeback, says Police is owing him N10m

Embattled Kogi lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye has accused the Police of owing him N10 million as damages awarded him by an unnamed court.

Melaye who was granted bail by the Court on Wednesday, made the disclosure via Instagram on Friday...

Joe Igbokwe ‘retains position’ as result of Lagos APC congress ‘leaks’ on eve of exercise

While candidates would be vying for different elective positions at the All Progressives Congress (APC) state congress across the nation on Saturday, those in Lagos would only file at the party’s secretariat in Ikeja for other purposes but not...

Rivers crisis: APC cancels ward, LG congresses conducted by Amaechi’s faction

The May 5 ward congress and May 12 local government congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state have been cancelled.

The factions led by Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, and Magnus Abe, senator...

Ghost-Working Scandal: EFCC Closes In On Saraki’s Aide

Anti-graft detectives are closing in on Bamikole Omishore, an aide to Senate President Bukola Saraki who was recently exposed for allegedly using his wife as a ghost-worker, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

Official confirmation and other...

APC crisis deepens as Dogara, 9 others drag Oyegun to court over congresses

The speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and nine others have sued the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, over the conduct of ward and local government congresses of the party in...

Why no APC leader can cage me – Rochas Okorocha

Rochas Okorocha, the Imo state governor, on Friday said that nobody can cage him politically.

The governor said this through a statement release to newsmen in Owerri, by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Sam Onwuemeodo, who was responding...

Okorocha obtains court injunction to stop Imo APC congress

A Federal High Court in Owerri, Imo state, has ordered the All Progressives Congress (APC) to refrain from conducting Saturday’s state congress or any other congress in Imo, pending the determination of a suit filed by Barrister Mbagwu Augustine...

Ezeonwuka speaks on Okorocha’s alleged offer of N3billion to return to APGA

A member of the Board of Trustees (BOT) of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Rommy Ezeonwuka, has warned Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, not to return to the party.

Ezeonwuka gave the warning yesterday in an...

Okorocha loses as appeal committee affirms APC ward congresses

EMBATTLED Imo state Governor, Rochas Okorocha may have lost the second leg of the battle to get the national leadership of his ruling All Progressives Congress APC to declare that there were no ward congresses in the state as the Appeal Committee...

Okorocha loses again as APC holds LG congress in Imo

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha’s attempt to stop the local government congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday, failed, as the party went ahead with the exercise.

Executives of the party were returned unopposed in...

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