Atiku Condemns Assault on Justice Ojukwu, Calls For Probe

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election, Atiku Abubakar has condemned the invasion of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja presided over by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) on Friday. Atiku in a statement he personally signed on a Friday,…

APC Mocks ‘Clown’ Dickson

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday said the outgoing Governor, Seriake Dickson has blamed everyone, including public institutions, but himself for the loss of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) at the last Bayelsa governorship election. APC National Publicity Secretary, Lanre Issa-Onilu, in a statement, said “if Dickson should stand before the mirror, he would…

Benue: Appeal Court Affirms Ortom’s Victory, Fines APC Candidate

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has affirmed the victory of Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State in the March 9 governorship election. In a unanimous judgement delivered on Thursday, the court dismissed the appeal filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate in the poll, Mr Emmauel Jime, for lacking in…

Lawan, Senate Risk Face-Off With Buhari Over NDDC Management

The Nigerian Senate on Thursday said it would not recognize the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), headed by Dr. Joy Yimebe Nunieh risking face-off with president Muhammadu Buhari. The Senate had at the plenary when the consideration of the NDDC budget forwarded to it on Tuesday by president Buhari…