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Benue governor Ortom dumps ruling party APC

Benue State governor Samuel Ortom says he has ceased to be a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), following what he called “a...

Rift opens in Nigeria’s ruling party APC as elections loom

Lawmakers in Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have formed a breakaway group in what is expected to be a prelude to defections as...

APC faction in Lagos holds separate congress

A faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) appears to be challenging the dominance of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu in dictating the political direction...

Ojudu pulls out of Ekiti APC governorship primary

Senator Babafemi Ojudu has discontinued his plans to run for the Ekiti State governorship election. Ojudu opted out of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship...

Court restores suspended Omo-Agege to senate

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday nullified the suspension of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege and declared it illegal. The senator representing All Progressives Congress...

Oyo House of Assembly speaker Adeyemo dies

The Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Michael Adeyemo, is dead. He died on Friday, multiple sources confirmed. Adeyemo, a lawyer, was elected...

Senate adjourns over Melaye, summons police boss

The Nigerian senate on Wednesday adjourned its plenary in solidarity with one of their colleagues Senator Dino Melaye who was arrested by men of...

VIDEO: Senate mace snatched at plenary

https://youtu.be/0mVxIddzaq0?t=69 The mace which is the symbol of authority of the Senate in Nigeria was on Wednesday, snatched by some unidentified men. The men barged into...

Buhari to run for 2019 presidential election

Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari will stand for re-election when the country's general poll hold next year, it has now been revealed on Monday. According to...

APC, PDP in acrimonious dispute

Still battling to put its pieces together, the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has launched an attack on the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC),...

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