Princess Odey Congratulates Cross River Governor-elect, Sen Otu, Deputy Governor-elect Rt Hon Peter Odey

…assures maximum support A top Cross River female politician and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Cross River Chapter, Princess Otanya Odey, has congratulated the Cross River State governor-elect, Senator Prince Bassey Out, and deputy governor-elect, Rt Hon Peter Odey, on their landslide victory under the platform of the APC at the March 18, 2023 governorship election. Princess Odey made the statement in her congratulatory message signed by Media Team and released, where she described Senator Otu’s victory as victory for all Cross Riverians, saying it is well…

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Guber Polls: Observers commend CDS, security agencies for increased surveillance, low violence

A group of foreign and local observers has commended the Armed Forces led by General Lucky Irabor for the peaceful conduct of the governorship and state assembly polls across the country. The observers, under the aegis of the Centre for Africa Liberation and Socio-Economic Rights (CALSER), described the entire exercise as free and fair, adding that Nigerians exercised their franchise in a safe and secure environment. In a statement by Princess Ajibola, the Centre admitted that pockets of violence were recorded in certain areas but the troops rose to the…

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BARAU FAVOURED AS THE SENATE PRESIDENCY IS FINALLY ZONED TO THE NORTH WEST

Against the backdrop of the jostle for the top job of the President of the Senate, the leadership of the All Progressives Congress(APC) is said to have finally opted to zone the position to the North West Geo-political zone. This newspaper reliably gathered that the decision was reached last night by the leadership of the APC after consulting with the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The decision overrides earlier suggestions in some quarters to zone the position to the South. Our usually reliable source revealed that what swung the decision…

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SDP National Assembly candidates declare support for APC State Assembly candidates.

The Social Democratic Party, Ondo State Chapter, on Thursday unveiled Barr. Dele Thomas and Dr. Shola Agboola as the Chairman and Secretary of the SDP/SDAPC Alliance for Tinubu/Shettima respectively. This was disclosed through a press statement issued by the National Publicity Secretary of the Party, Alh. Alfa Mohammed.Esq. The Press Statement reads: “We write to introduce the duo of Barr. Dele Thomas State Chairman and Dr. Shola Agboola (08145311817) Secretary of the SDP/ SDAPC Alliance for Tinubu/Shettima respectively. “The SDAPC ALLIANCE is a campaign platform launched by the authentic faction…

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Civil Society Organisations endorse Dapo Abiodun; says Ogun Governor Deserves Second Term.

With few days to the Ogun State Governorship elections, the Coalition of Civil Society Groups for Good Governance have stated its convictions that the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun deserves a second term in Office. The group stated this, after a meeting in Lagos, where it reviewed the 2023 General elections and issues generated, since the February 25th Presidential and National Assembly elections, held across the country. The Coalition said since his assumption of office, Governor Abiodun has demonstrated a very high level of commitment, to good governance and…

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Edo Assembly Election: APC Chieftain in Ewohimi Prince Odigie Urges Voter to Vote Massively for Elvis Udiale

All Progressive Congress Chieftain in Ewohimi Prince Emmanuel Odigie has urged all residents of ewohimi to come out en masse and exercise their civic right by voting for the All Progressive Congress candidate  Elvis Udiale and urged them to disregard any form of intimidation or inducement. The Chieftain also reassured the electorate that the All Progressive Congress would ensure that their interests are well represented if elected. He encouraged them to vote wisely and not be swayed by any political gimmicks Please follow and like us:0

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10th Assembly Speakership: Group Clamour For Abbas Tajudeen

A group, Elite Nigeria, has advocated for the emergence of Hon. Abbas Tajudeen as the next speaker of the Federal House of Representatives. The group made this known on Monday in a press statement jointly signed by its coordinator, Adeleke Funsho and its secretary, Emeka Chigozie. Hon. Tajuddeen of the All Progressives Congress represents Zaria Federal Constituency and is the House Committee Chairman,Land Transport. The group while commending the emergence of the Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the president elect also encouraged Tinubu to support the Hon. Tajudeen as the…

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NEDC: Anti-corruption group tackles CSOs for raising false alarm on corruption

The Coalition for Transparency in Nigeria (CTN) has knocked the People Advocacy for Transparency and Accountability (PATAI) and Al-Mushaid Initiative for Transparency and Accountability (AITA) for raising false alarm on corrupt practices within the leadership of the North East Development Commission (NEDC). Recall that PATAI and AITA last week accused the leadership of the North East Development Commission (NEDC) of mismanaging N146.19 billion, and threatened to report the commission to the anti-graft agency if it did not respond to the allegations by Wednesday, March 15, 2023. But the Coalition for…

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10th NASS: Give us Betara as Speaker, Tinubu Support Groups beg APC

The Network of Tinubu Support Groups in Nigeria has urged the All Progressives Congress to back the member representing Biu/Bayo/Shani Federal Constituency, Hon Muktar Aliyu Betara, for the position of Speaker in the 10th National Assembly. The group, which made this known at a press conference in Abuja, said Betara is the most competent returning lawmaker with an unblemished track record of excellence, integrity, and diligence. In his address, Dr. Moses Ikani, the group’s president described the renowned accountant as a resourceful parliamentarian who is familiar with the challenges inherent…

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I was never Arrested; Rep-elect Akinlayo Kolawole refutes EFCC arrest rumor.

Winner of the February 25, 2023 House of Representatives election in Ekiti North Federal Constituency (II), Akinlayo Davidson Kolawole, has refuted the rumors that he was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). He stated this while reacting to the publication by some online Newspapers, that he was picked by the operatives of the anti-graft agency shortly after being presented with his certificate of return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). In a statement issued by him on Friday, Hon. Kolawole stated that he was never arrested…

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