APC wins Bauchi Reps by-election
The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Yusuf Nuhu has emerged as the winner of Toro federal constituency by-election held in Bauchi State on Saturday. The APC candidate, Yusuf Nuhu polled 22,317 against the PDP’s Shehu Buba Umar’s 18,235 votes to win the election. Nuhu won in eight of the... Read more
Campaign for presidential elections kicks off today
As candidates for the February 16, 2019 presidential and National Assembly elections officially commence campaigns , the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned them against making inflammatory statements. Today marks the start of full electioneering activities according to INEC’s election timetable and schedule of activities, in line with... Read more
Tonye Cole escapes assassination as Rivers political meeting ends in a shootout
The factional governorship candidate of the APC in Rivers State has escaped an apparent assassination attempt, according to media reports reaching Today’s Echo According to media sources, a Bloodbath was averted on Friday, November 16, 2018, at Old Bakana as gunmen opened heavy gunfire on Amaechi-backed Tonye Cole and... Read more
Buhari appoints new CEOs, EDs of federal agencies
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of five Chief Executive officers and two Executive Directors of some Federal Agencies. This was disclosed in a statement issued by Mr Olusegun Adekunle, Permanent Secretary (General Services) Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation on Friday in Abuja.... Read more
I have no Bank account – Aregbesola
The outgoing governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola has said he did not earn salaries throughout the eight years of his administration. The Governor disclosed this during an interactive programme tagged ‘Ogbeni Till Day Break’ on Saturday in Osogbo. He said since it was the state that was feeding... Read more
Super Eagles seal 2019 Africa Nations Cup berth
Super Eagles of Nigeria drew 1-1 with Bafana Bafana of South Africa at the FNB Stadium in Soweto on Saturday afternoon to book their place at Cameroon 2019. Nigeria who had missed out on back-to-back editions of the Africa Cup of Nations drew the first blood albeit an own... Read more
El-Rufai explains how FG feeds detained Elzakzaky with N3.5million
The Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El- Rufai has provided reasons detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shittes, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, cannot be set free. El-Rufai said that El-Zakzaky was not being held illegally as widely reported. Recall that the Shittes leader... Read more
INEC lacks capacity to conduct credible polls in 2019 – Wike
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said the Independent National Electoral Commission lacks the capacity to conduct credible polls in 2019. He spoke at the Government House Port Harcourt yesterday when he granted audience to the Senate Committee on INEC. “Let’s not deceive ourselves; INEC is not prepared for... Read more
6th Video of Kano Governor, Ganduje allegedly collecting dollars emerges
A 6th video of Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje allegedly receiving bribe in dollars have emerged, despite dragging online newspaper, Daily Nigeria before a Kano High Court, demanding three Billion Naira (N3 Billion) for defamation. Watch the video freshly posted by Deji Adeyanju below… BREAKING: 6th video of... Read more
“Feminism has increased domestic violence cases” – PPRO Dolapo Badmus
Lagos Zonal PPRO, Dolapo Badmus has said women should be submissive to their male partners because men are created to take charge. Read her opinion below: “So what is all this about feminism and feminist, I think a lot of people especially women supporting feminism and claiming feminists don’t even... Read more