El Clasico, Barcelona vs Realmadrid – A Battle For Supremacy

The stage is set once again as Barcelona and Real Madrid will take to the centre floor to lock horns in yet another epic El Clasico battle at the Camp Nou. The first leg of this encounter ended in a convincing fashion with Barcelona thumping Real Madrid 3 – 0 right in front of the Santiago Bernabeu faithfuls. From that period the Catalans’ have only recorded two losses in all competions. Succumbing to a narrow 1 – 0 loss to their Catalan neigbour, Espanyol in the first leg of the…

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Irregularities Mar Ondo APC Congress

Ward Congresses of the All Progressives Congress (APC) which commenced nationwide on Saturday was marred by violence and irregularities in some part of Ondo state, particularly in Akure South and Ifedore local governments. The exercise did not hold in some of the wards in the state, while it was disrupted with irregularities ranging from hoarding of forms, prevention of party members from participating and threat to lives in some other areas. There were allegations that those perceived not to be in the camp of the state governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and…

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APC Chieftains Injured, As Suspected Political Thugs Disrupt Oyo Ward Congresses

Suspected hired political thugs on Saturday disrupted the Oyo State All Progressives Congress (APC) ward congresses in Ibadan, leaving scores of party chieftains seriously injured. The hired political thugs invaded the party state Secretariat of the APC, Oke Ado, Ibadan venue of the pre-meeting between various stakeholders of the party and the state congress delegates from the national headquarters of the party threatening hell. Party leaders including members of the state executives, the Minister of Communications, Barrister Abdur Raheem Adebayo Shittu, the chairman of the Nigerian Information Technology Development Agency…

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No Court Can Stop Oyo LG Poll – Ajimobi

Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi has declared that no court has the power to stop the conduct of the local government election billed for May 12 in the 33 local government areas, 35 local council development areas in the state. The governor who stated this while addressing members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) at a sensitization mega rally held at the state party secretariat, Oke-Ado, Ibadan, insisted that the election would be held in all the LGAs, LCDAs and wards in and across Oyo state. He added, “the…

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Ward Congresses: Abode Hails Party Members Over Peaceful Conduct

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday lauded members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for conducting its ward congresses across the 337 wards in the state peacefully. Ambode, who participated in the exercise at his Ward A6 in Luyepo Primary School, Papa-Epe in Epe Local Government Area, lauded the party members for displaying high level of maturity in the conduct of the party activities. He said members of the party who turned out in enmasse to exercise their civil responsibility confirmed the fact that the APC is a…

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2019: We Won’t Succumb To Intimidation – Secondus

The national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus has said that his party would not succumb to any form of intimidation from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Addressing party supporters at the South West Zonal rally of the party, held in Osogbo, Osun state capital on Saturday, Secondus said that his party would rescue the country from the grip of the ruling party and President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. The rally had in attendance bigwigs of the party that include, former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku…

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Osoba Shuns APC Ward Congress In Ogun

Former governor of Ogun State, Aremo Olusegun Osoba on Saturday shunned the ward congress conducted by the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC) held across the state. Osoba, whose followers recorded abysmal performance during the year 2015 general elections under the platform of the Social Democratic Party (S.D.P), had last Thursday held a “peace” meeting with the state governor, Ibikunle Amosun over the ward congress held in the state. At the “peace meeting”, which had in attendance, Osoba’s core loyalists which included Senators Gbenga Kaka, Gbenga Obadara, Akin Odunsi as…

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N1.3 Trillion Invested So Far Under PMB – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday revealed that the present administration led by President Muhammadu Buhari has so far invested a whooping sum of N1.3 trillion on infrastructural development across the country since it came on board. Osibajo said the huge investment on the infrastructure by Buhari led administration, is the highest by any government in the history of the country. Osinbajo who stated this during a special live interview on the services of the state owned television and radio in Ondo State, said all the social intervention programmes of…

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2019: My Decision To Seek Reelection Borne Out Of Will To Serve – PMB

President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Daura, Katsina State, said the driving force for seeking public office should be to serve the people, and see their lives improved, not for frivolity or personal ambition. Speaking at the All Progressives Party’s (APC) Ward Congress held at Bayagida Model Primary School, President Buhari said the passion to serve and see real changes in the lives of Nigerians informed his choice to join partisan politics in the first place, and inspired him to contest elections in 2003, 2007, 2011 and 2015. The President said…

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I Can’t Toil With My Mandate – PMB

President Muhammadu Buahari on Saturday has said he can’t toil with his opportunity to pilot the affairs of the country after all he went through to emerge as President. Addressing Sarkin Yara ‘A’ ward congress in his hometown, Daura, Katsina State, of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Buhari submitted that he fought for no less than 58 months in vain after three consecutive presidential elections since 2003 until luck smiled on him in his fourth shot at the presidency in 2015. According to Buhari, he spent no less than 30…

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