Wike will not leave PDP because there is an agenda he must achieve – Babajide Otitoju

Popular Nigerian journalist Babajide Otitoju said that Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike would not leave the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, despite the current crisis rocking the party. Naija News recalls that the split in the party began after Abubakar Atiku secured 371 of the 767 accredited votes to defeat his closest rival Wike, who received […]

Kenya is preparing for a legal battle after Ruto was declared president-elect

Kenya braced for a protracted legal battle on Tuesday after William Ruto was declared the winner of the presidential election. Ruto was declared the winner in a hard-fought presidential campaign after more than half of the electoral commission objected, stoking fears of political violence. In the western city of Kisumu and Nairobi’s vast Kibera slum, […]

Stop wasting your time – says Adeleke to APC

Osun state governor-elect Senator Ademola Adeleke has said the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is wasting time in its decision to contest its victory in the July 16 gubernatorial election. In a speech on Saturday, the former lawmaker claimed the case filed against his victory was “dead on arrival”. Naija News He reportedly made this […]

Ogun PDP: Showunmi wins at Court of Appeal

By Olasunkanmi Akoni The Abuja Court of Appeal has ruled in favor of the faction candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Segun Showunmi, in a case between him, the PDP and two others. According to the lawyers, the decision in Showunmi’s lawsuit against the party, Ladi Adebutu and Co., implies that […]

2023: Fulani group denies Miyetti Allah statement on Obi | The Guardian Nigeria News

A Fulani group, the Coalition of Fulani Professionals in Africa (COFPIA), has distanced itself from a statement written by one Alhasan Salah, national secretary of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, claiming to oppose the candidacy of the former governor of Anambra state and Labor Party candidate Peter Obi in the 2023 presidential election. COFPIA urged Nigerians […]

Breaking news: William Ruto wins Kenya’s presidential election

Vice President William Ruto has won Kenya’s presidential election, said the head of the electoral commission. He narrowly beat his rival Raila Odinga with 50.4% of the vote. The announcement was delayed due to scuffles and allegations of vote-rigging by members of Mr Odinga’s campaign. Also read: Kenyans eager for news on next president two […]

Poll 2023: Tinubu would address alleged marginalization of Ndigbo, says Tor

Omaluegwuoku Progressive Initiative (OPI) President, Amb. Ms. Ginika Tor has assured that the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, would address the alleged marginalization of Ndigbo in the country if he were elected to power . Speaking at the Igbo Kwenu 4 Asiwaju town hall meeting in Keffi on Monday, he […]