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APC vs PDP: Bode George blows hot over INEC’s decision on Osun guber

A former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olabode George, has faulted the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to declare the Osun governorship election inconclusive. Already, INEC had announced Thursday, September 27 as the date for the rescheduled exercise. According to the commission, the rerun will be conducted in […] APC vs PDP: Bode George blows hot over INEC’s decision on Osun guber [hmp_player]

FIFA Best Player: Hazard reveals who he voted for

Chelsea forward, Eden Hazard has revealed that he voted for Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric, to win the Best FIFA Men’s Player award. Modric won the award ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah. It’s the first time since 2006 that Barcelona icon Lionel Messi has not been among the candidates for FIFA’s top award, […] FIFA Best Player: Hazard reveals who he voted for [hmp_player]

FIFA Best: Mohamed Salah receives award for best goal of the season

Liverpool star, Mohamed Salah, has received the Puskas prize being the award for the best goal of the season at the Best FIFA Football Awards 2018. The decision shocked football fans who assumed Gareth Bale would have won the award after his stunning overhead kick for Real Madrid against Liverpool. Salah was forced off in […] FIFA Best: Mohamed Salah receives award for best goal of the season [hmp_player]

Osun rerun: Fani-Kayode calls Lai Mohammed ‘ugly little Mesu Jamba parrot’ for saying PDP will lose

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Aviation Minister, on Monday lambasted the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, for saying that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will be defeated in the Thursday’s governorship rerun in Osun State. Mohammed had pointed out that the PDP and its chorus singers were making unsubstantiated allegations because defeat was now staring at […] Osun rerun: Fani-Kayode calls Lai Mohammed ‘ugly little Mesu Jamba parrot’ for saying PDP will lose [hmp_player]

2019: What I’ll do if PDP fails to give me presidential ticket – David Mark

A former Senate President and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential aspirant, David Mark, has revealed what he will do if he fails to emerge as the party’s candidate. Mark said he would support any candidate who emerges as PDP Presidential candidate of he fails. The former Senate President said this on Monday in Dutse, Jigawa […] 2019: What I’ll do if PDP fails to give me presidential ticket – David Mark [hmp_player]

Osun rerun: Omisore gives APC, PDP conditions

The Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, in Osun State, Sen Iyiola Omisore, has said that he will only pledge his support for the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, in the Thursday’s rerun of the poll if the party satisfies his conditions. After the collation of all the results from […] Osun rerun: Omisore gives APC, PDP conditions [hmp_player]

2019: Ndume raises fresh alarm over APC direct primaries – Ndume

Sen. Ali Ndume has said that lack of updated membership register remain a challenge to the adoption of direct primaries being advocated by leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to elect its candidates for 2019 general elections. The Senator, who represents Borno South in the Senate, said this at the News Agency of Nigeria […] 2019: Ndume raises fresh alarm over APC direct primaries – Ndume [hmp_player]

Osun 2018: Why Buhari deserves accolades – Presidency

The Presidency on Sunday said President Muhammadu Buhari should be celebrated for conducting free and fair election in Osun State. Buhari’s Spokesman, Bashir Ahmaad stated this on his Twitter page. Ahmad noted that results from Osun election show that the Buhari administration respects the will of Nigerians. According to him,Buhari deserves some accolades. He wrote:“Whatever […] Osun 2018: Why Buhari deserves accolades – Presidency [hmp_player]

Plateau SSG, Lalong’s aide resign

The Secretary to the State Government of Plateau State, Mr Rufus Bature, and the Commissioner for Special Duties and Intergovernmental Relations, Mr Hitler Dadi, have resigned their appointments to contest in the 2019 elections. Tha was disclosed in a statement by Mr Mark Longyen, Senior Special Assistant to Gov Simon Lalong on Media. According to […] Plateau SSG, Lalong’s aide resign [hmp_player]