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IGP afraid of his shadow, says senate spokesman

IGP afraid of his shadow, says senate spokesman

The senate says Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police (IGP), is afraid of his own shadow. Sabi Abdullahi, spokesman of the senate, said Idris was invited to account for his performance and that the upper chamber of the national assembly is not witch-hunting him as he alleged. The senate invited the IGP over the growing security

APC reschedules Ekiti guber primary

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rescheduled its governorship primary election in Ekiti to Saturday. The party had earlier fixed the election for Friday after the last exercise ended on an inconclusive note. In a statement on Thursday, Bolaji Abdullahi, spokesman of the APC, said the new date was fixed after consultation between the party’s

Okorocha: Imo ward congress disrupted because I kicked against extension of Oyegun’s tenure

Rochas Okorocha, governor of Imo state, says the ward congress in the state was disrupted because he kicked against the tenure extension of John Oyegun, chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). On Saturday, suspected thugs attacked the party’s secretariat in Imo and made away with some materials meant for the ward congress. In a

Al-Makura under pressure to shift Ekiti APC guber primary

Tanko Al-Makura, governor of Nasarawa, is under pressure to shift the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary election in Ekiti state to Sunday, TheCable can report. The primary election was disrupted when it first held on Saturday. Some delegates and representatives of aspirants had alleged that the exercise was fraudulent. Subsequently, Friday was fixed by the

Ex-minister, senator, deputy governor seeking PDP ticket in Ekiti ‘but the race is between Fayose and one aspirant’

Three days after the disrupted All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary election in Ekiti state, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is set to elect its own flag bearer. Ayodele Fayose, leader of the PDP and governor of the state had mocked the opposition APC for failing to conduct a hitch-free primary election last Saturday.

‘The most travelling President of all time’ – Nigerians react to Buhari’s medical trip

President Muhammadu Buhari will be returning to London on Tuesday for a medical check-up. The president is expected to spend four days with his doctors, according to a statement issued by the presidency. Meanwhile, Nigerians have been reacting on Twitter #Buhari is traveling again. For a health related trip. Nigeria is closing in on 60