POLITICS

Atiku’s Video Evidence Empty Says INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday described the 48 Compact Discs evidence tendered by the People Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atitku Abubakar as lacking in probative value. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that four of the video clips played at the Presidential Election Tribunal court hall includes “Count down of Osun Decides’’, a production of ...

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Osun Guber: Supreme Court affirms Gov. Oyetola’s election

The Supreme Court on Friday validated the election of Adegboyega Oyetola as the governor of Osun. In a judgment delivered by Justice Bode Rhodes-Vivour, the Apex Court declared the proceedings and judgment of trial tribunal a nullity on the grounds that Justice Peter Obiora, the judge who had read the majority judgement at the tribunal, was evidently absent on Feb. ...

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Minimum Wage Delay: Labour Plans Nationwide Strike

The organised labour have alerted Nigerians that plans were underway to embark on industrial action if the current state of affairs as regards the issue of consequential adjustment arising from the new national Minimum wage of N30,000 per month remains the same. It is operating under the aegis of the Trade Union Side (TUS) of the Joint National Public Service ...

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Osinbajo Opens up on Nigeria’s Current Challenges

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday said the current challenges facing Nigeria were signs that the country was bound for greatness. Osinbajo made the statement while addressing the congregation during service at a branch of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) in Bronx, New York. The vice president, who is on a four-day visit to the United States, said ...

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Fayemi Wants Law against Neglect of Projects Initiated By Past Administrations

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has canvassed the enactment of a transition law to prevent succeeding governments from abandoning projects initiated by past administrations. The Governor said the law is needed to check the wanton abandonment of projects simply because they were not initiated by the incumbent. Specifically, Governor Fayemi stated that most of the projects he initiated during ...

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Court Restores DAAR Communications Broadcast Licence

DAAR Communications Plc, owners of AIT and Ray Power FM may have heaved a sigh of relieve as a Federal High Court in Abuja has granted an order ex-parte for the maintenance of status quo, following the suspension of its operating licence by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC). The organisation had filed a suit challenging the suspension. Justice Inyang Ekwo, ...

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Court orders INEC To Issue Rochas Okorocha Certificate Of Return

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court Abuja, on Friday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue Rochas Okorocha, a Certificate of Return. The Court ruled that the decision to deprive Okorocha of the certificate was a “lawless decision.” Abang held that only the returning officer of the INEC had the constitutional authority to declare a winner. ...

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Akwa Ibom Group Campaigns against LG Autonomy

…Says it is shrouded in danger, impossible to implement Akwa Ibom Liberation Movement (AILM) has given reasons why the Local Government Autonomy Bill recently signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari, may not be in the best interest of Akwa Ibom State and its people. The socio-political group made it clear that while it appears ideal to grant financial and ...

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APC Breaks Silence On Allegations Against Gbajabiamila

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has defended its candidate for the Speakership position of 9th House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, over reports making the rounds that he was convicted by a Court in the United States of America. The APC while urging Nigerians to ignore the reports, said the they were sponsored, and describing the allegations as “phantom and infantile”. ...

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