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Ebonyi PDP: Trouble in the house

Ebonyi PDP: Trouble in the house

By Felix Uka / Reporter, Abakaliki   The political culture of Ebonyi State has changed. Unlike before, its citizens are now more enlightened and are poised to take their destiny in…

Bauchi is most backward state in North-East – Abubakar

Bauchi is most backward state in North-East – Abubakar

Barrister Mohammed Abubakar is a former Attorney-General in Bauchi State, but is now a governorship aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. In this interview with Journalists in…

Supporters of Bishop Akpan jubilate over clearance

Supporters of Bishop Akpan jubilate over clearance

It was a moment to relish among the members and supporters of Bishop Sam Akpan (BSA) campaign organization, Lagos chapter, when their mentor, Bishop Sam Akpan (BSA) scaled through the…

NGO vows to halt election rigging in 2015

NGO vows to halt election rigging in 2015

By Augustine Adah  / Senior Correspondent   A non governmental organization, Citizens Liberation Advocacy Initiative (CLAI), has said that the organization is committed to making the next general elections free and…

Being ‘anointed’ isn’t guarantee of victory – Etuk

Being ‘anointed’ isn’t  guarantee of victory – Etuk

Hon. Michael Sabastine Etuk, a geologist by training, was the immediate past Commissioner I, Akwa Ibom State Local Government Service Commission. He is in the race for the governorship of…

Season of confrontations

Season of confrontations

By Temidayo Akinsuyi / Snr. Correspondent, Lagos If the security forces continue to be dominated as they are now by political groups or sects, then the people won’t trust in them…

Rumble in Benue North East Senatorial Zone

Rumble in Benue North East Senatorial Zone

By Tor Vande-Acka Correspondent, Makurdi   Senator Barnabas Gemade, from Benue North-West, has been having a running battle with Benue State governor, Gabriel Suswam, over who flies the flag of…

Umar’s still in Taraba governorship race – Yusuf

Umar’s still in Taraba governorship race – Yusuf

Engr. Ahmed Yusuf, popularly known as Gamalia, is a household name in Taraba State. He served the state as the Commissioner of Finance and Works during Jolly Nyame’s administration. Considered…

Obi left APGA when it went off-track – Obienyem

Obi left APGA when it went off-track – Obienyem

Valentine Obienyem is media aide to former Anambra State governor, Peter Obi. In this interview with CORRESPONDENT, CHUKWUJEKWU ILOZUE, he responds to criticisms against his boss since leaving office. Excerpts……

Enugu lawmakers aiding Chime’s mis-governance – Ezea

Enugu lawmakers aiding Chime’s mis-governance – Ezea

Chief Okey Ezea is a chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) and governorship aspirant in Enugu State. He spoke with journalists at his Enugu residence on the controversial approval given…

Yayalle not Muazu’s anointed candidate –Maiauduga

Yayalle not Muazu’s anointed candidate –Maiauduga

Alhaji Muhammad Danladi Maiauduga, is former Political Adviser to Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Bala Mohammed, and former Adviser of Interim Management Committee of PTF. In this interview with Journalists…

Fresh perspectives on Democracy, Federalism

Fresh perspectives on Democracy, Federalism

By Oladele Ogunsola Correspondent, Ibadan. Except at inaugural lectures which are only delivered by long-standing university professors, occasions are rare when papers are presented in the university community and questions…

2015: Jonathan must resist PDP hawks –Oshiomhole

2015: Jonathan must resist PDP hawks –Oshiomhole

Edo State governor, Adams Oshiomhole recently hosted journalists in his office in Benin City where he spoke on the achievements of his administration and dispelled rumour of his presidential ambition.…

Imoke can’t succeed Ndoma-Egba as Senate Leader –Abang

Imoke can’t succeed Ndoma-Egba as Senate Leader –Abang

Former Chairman of the Cross River State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ambassador Soni Abang, has explained in detail why the party is presently in turmoil. Abang, a…

Delta Gas Park: Inside story of botched ground breaking ceremony

Delta Gas Park: Inside story of botched ground breaking ceremony

By Emma Arubi (Warri), Felix Igbekoyi (Asaba) and Anayo Korie (Lagos) For 14 journalists, including Emma Arubi of Independent Newspapers Limited, there was no inkling of what they were in for…

APC lawmakers can’t cripple govt activities in Ekiti – Olayinka

APC lawmakers can’t cripple govt activities in Ekiti – Olayinka

Lere Olayinka is the Special Adviser on Information and new media aide to the Ekiti State governor, Ayo Fayose. In this interview with Senior Correspondent, TEMIDAYO AKINSUYI, he speaks on…

APC in uphill task to pick presidential flagbearer

By Ekene Okoro Snr Correspondent, Lagos The All Progressives Congress (APC) is currently faced with an uphill task. Party leaders are currently having sleepless nights in their attempt to work…

Fayose: One week, one trouble

Fayose: One week, one trouble

By Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts   The crisis between the Ekiti State Government and the state’s House of Assembly took a new twist last week as lawmakers belonging to the…

Iyke Russia: Man of the people

Iyke Russia: Man of the people

By Sam Anokam, Asst. Editor   This is a time when many have lost hope in public officers who claim to serve the people but end up serving themselves. This is…

Ojukwu’s spirit operating only in Anambra –Nwosu

Ojukwu’s spirit operating only in Anambra –Nwosu

In this interview with PRODUCTION EDITOR, Ejikeme Omenazu, Rev. Felix Nwosu, general overseer, Christ Foundation Sabbath Mission, speaks on how the coming elections will go in Imo State. The Imo…

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