At least 40% of my cabinet will be women and youths if elected: Atiku
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) has said that if elected, he will make sure at least 40% of his cabinet will be made up of women and young people. Atiku also berated president Muhamadu Buhari under whose tenure Nigeria became labelled as the world headquarters of... Read more
The Elevation Church celebrates 8th anniversary, set to host women’s conference in October
Frontline non-denominational Christian ministry, The Elevation Church (TEC) has celebrated its 8th anniversary with a series of events including special thanksgiving services at its island and mainland centers on Wednesday, 10 October and Thursday 11 October 2018. The services featured popular gospel artiste, Big Bolaji amongst other acts. There was also... Read more
Real men of God engage all sides, Keyamo throws shades at Oyedepo, Kukah
The Director, Strategic Communications of President Buhari 2019 Presidential Campaign (Official Spokesperson), Festus Keyamo has stated that real unbiased and responsible men of God should not get directly involved in politics. Many believe this is a subtle shade at Bishop David Oyedepo and Revd father Mathew Kukah who were... Read more
What i will do when i defeat Buhari – Atiku Abubakar
The Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has said he would continue from where Olusegun Obasanjo’s Presidency stopped in 2007 when he becomes president. Atiku stated this after his meeting with the former president who forgave and endorsed him for the 2019 election. Obasanjo had in the meeting... Read more
Nigerians question how Buhari got over 14 million votes in APC primary
As expected, President Muhammadu Buhari has emerged the presidential candidate for the ruling APC after the party’s National convention on October 7, 2018 pulling over 14.8 million votes from registered party members nationwide. However, many Nigerians are wondering how the President could garner up to 14.8 million votes in... Read more
Ezekwesili to formally declare for presidency today
Sources close to former Minister of Education and Vice President of World Bank, Dr Obi Ezekwesili has revealed to Today’s Echo that she will formally declare her intention to run for presidency today, October 7, 2018. Writer, literary critic and film director, Onyeka Nyelue shared the news today on... Read more
Guber primary indicates APC has over 1 million members in Lagos State
The results of the All Progressives Congress(APC) gubernatorial primary election in Lagos State indicates that the party has over 1 million members in the state In the results presented by the party chairman, Tunde Balogun , on Tuesday night, Sanwo – Olu polled 970 ,851 votes to defeat incumbent Governor... Read more
APC Governorship Primaries: Live update
Today, the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos state, will pick their governorship candidate for next year’s elections. The two major aspirants are incumbent Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode and Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Ambode is fighting a tough battle to remain in office for another four years, as Sanwo-Olu has the backing... Read more
Osun rerun: APC records massive wins as PDP alleges iregularities
Information available to Today’s Echo indicates that the APC is recording massive wins in the governorship election rerun in four local governments in Osun States. As we await official announcement by INEC, the PDP has rejected the results of the election, while its governorship candidate, Ademola Adeleke has called... Read more
Osun rerun: Military, Police in irresponsible show of force, sporadic gunshots heard
The PDP has released a video purportedly showing officers of the Nigerian police force in a disproportionate use of force on civilians. According to reports, the military and police have taken over some streets in Ile Ife in a heavy show of force, shooting sporadically to prevent voters from... Read more