No rest as Ademola Adeleke continues the battle for power

On the 27th of September 2018, Ademola Adeleke, the Senator currently representing Osun-West Senatorial District under the aegis of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) contested against Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressive Congress(APC) in the state’s 2019 gubernatorial elections –which was marred with excessive irregularities and chaos – where the latter was declared winner after…

Nigeria Decides: Tinubu Dumps Buhari? Proclaims “Atiku is my Friend”

As the 2019 presidential election lies barely 72 hours away, the rulling All Progressives Congress (APC) has been thrown into shock following the proclamation by thier  National Leader Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu that the opposition party PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar is his friend. Tinubu had surprisingly posed for a photo-op with PDP supporters and…

The many travails of Adams Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, was held hostage at the Department of State Security Service (DSS) at the behest of some governors and some forces in the party to force him to resign. Oshiomhole, however, stood his ground and rebuffed the pressure mounted on him to resign. He…

Small Doctor embarrasses Buhari at APC national convention

The All Progressives Congress (APC) got more than they bargained for when they invited the Agege music  king, Small Doctor to perform at their national convengion.  The singer apparently embarrseed his employers by shadding Buhari during his performance at the APC national convention. He sang the lines, “Buhari Ye Ma Sun” (Stop sleeping in public)….

VIDEO: Oshiomhole confirms that APC rigged Osun elections  

The APC chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has revealed that his part, the rulling APC won the heavily disputed Osun governorship elections by rigging.  In his victory speech made after the victory of his party’s candidate, Gboyega Oyetola over PDP’s Senator Ademola Adeleke, Oshiomhole said, “… We won and APC lost. I think that for democracy…

Osun re-run: LIVE Updates 

The PDP and  APC are in a stiff battle for the governorship seat in Osun state. The rerun governorship election is presently taking place in the following poling units.  Ife North – Ward 10, PU2 Ife South – Olode Ward 07, PU12, Adereti Village Ife South – Osi Ward 8 PU10, Aluti Erin Primary School,…

NairaBet founder Akin Alabi joins 2019 race to run for House of Reps

Founder of betting company, NairaBet, Akin Alabi has joined the race for House of Representatives in the 2019 elections.  Mr. Alabi bought the expression of interest form today at the APC National Secretariat to represent Egbeda/ Ona Ara Federal Constituency of Oyo State.   He had previously contested for the same position in 2015 under the…

Trekking is not enough – Rupert Ojenuwa tells Buhari, Atiku

The recent show of fitness by Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari and presidential hopeful Atiku Abubakar has generated a buzz in Nigeria’s political space. While some has hailed the 800m trek by Muhammadu Buhari and one Mike trek by Atiku Abubakar as a demonstration of a clean bill of health and readiness to lead Nigeria, other…

Panic grips Presidency as Saraki dumps APC

The defection of Senate President Bukola Saraki from APC to PDP didn’t come as a surprise to many. Infact many saw the handwriting boldly writien on the wall but could not be sure that Nigeria’s number 3 man could muster the courage to  dump the rulling party.  The Presidency and the party leadership were rest…

APC Chairman Adams Oshiomhole Says Defectors Have No Electoral Value

The Chairman of the All Progressive Party APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has reacted to the mass defections from the party after 15 high ranking senators and 37 House of Representatives members defected from the party.  The Chairman insisted that he will not lose sleep over the defectors while maintaining that those who defected lacked electoral…

37 House of Reps Members Dump APC for PDP, ADC

As the mass defections from the APC continues, 37 House of Representatives members have dumped  from the rulling APC to the PDP and Obasanjo’s ADC.  33 members or the green chambers moved to the main opposition People’s Democratic Party PDP while 4 members defected to the African Democratic Congress ADC.  This comes as the APC…

Mass Defections Begin as 14 Senators Dump APC for PDP

On Tuesday, 14 APC senators dumped the rulling party for the opposition PDP.  This was announced by the Senate President Bukola Saraki of Tuesday’s plenary. The senators who dumped the APC and joined the PDP are: Barnabas Gemade (Benue) Dino Melaye Shaaba Lafiaji (Kwara)  Rafiu Ibrahim (Kwara)  Abdulazeez Nyako (Adamawa) Monsurat Sunmonu (Oyo)   Usman Nafada…

R-APC Chairman Buba Galadima Calls Adams Oshiomhole a Filthy Rat

The face-off between Nigeria’s ruling party APC and the renegade faction known as R-APC has reached new dimensions. By Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP The war of words between Nigeria’s  rulling  party and the splinter R-APC group started with a behavior of non challance on the part of the APC chairman who at first described the splinter…