The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State has lost two federal constituency seats.
While his party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is planning to appeal the tribunal’s verdict, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his victory at the presidential election petition tribunal.
The tribunal said that the petitioner failed to establish the claim of electronic transmission and collation of election results from different levels in his petition
Nigerian Singer Yemi Alade has signed a licensing deal with Universal Music group Africa/France. Universal Music Group also known in the United States as UMG Recordings is an American global music corporation that is a subsidiary of the French media conglomerate, Vivendi. The Universal Music Group’s west African affiliate is in partnership with Universal Music […]
The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has fixed Wednesday for delivery of its judgment in the petition filed by candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, against the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Federal lawmakers from Rivers on Monday staged a peaceful protest to demonstrate their grievances over President Muhammadu Buhari’s alleged total abandonment of the oil-rich state.
Mrs. Busola Dakolo, wife of Nigeria’s inspirational singer, Timi Dakolo, has finally dragged the Founder and Senior Pastor of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Biodun Fatoyinbo, to court over her rape allegation. An FCT High Court in a writ of summons obtained yesterday by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) dated September 6 and served […]
The election petition tribunal in Benin City, Edo State, has dismissed the petition by Omosede Igbinedion for lack of merit. Igbinedion is challenging the victory of Dennis Idahosa, who was declared winner of the Ovia Federal Constituency seat s the House of Representatives. Igbinedion asked the tribunal to declare her winner of the election on […]
The PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, made the call, yesterday, at a press briefing in Abuja. Ologbondiyan faulted the minister’s speech as an appeal to sentiments, sensing that President Buhari has allegedly failed to defend himself before the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal. He said if Buhari is indeed seeking pardon from Nigerians, he should […]
But a frontline aspirant and former Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri has rejected the results calling on well-meaning members of the party to disregard the result “purportedly announced”
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has obtained orders for the interim forfeiture of assets traced to a former Imo governor, Rochas Okorocha, and his wife.