What you don’t know about late Hon Tope Olatoye a.ka.aSugar  …How he was killed 

Hon. Tope Olatoye a.k.a Sugar, a member of the Federal House of Representatives in Oyo State was murdered during an election violence in the state on Saturday, but only few knew his controversial background and what transpired between him and his killers. Sugar was allegedly a well known killer in Abeokuta, Ogun State many years ago. He was once accused killing a man at Alogi bus stop, Obantoko in broad… Continue Reading

Governoship/State Assembly elections: House of Reps member Tope Sugar, police sergeant shot dead, 11 others killed.

The member of the House of Representatives from Lagelu/Akinyele  (Oyo State) Temitope Olatoye was last night  shot  by suspected thugs amid the tension that followed  the governorship and state assembly elections. Sugar, as he was popularly called, was confirmed dead soon after he was rushed to the University College Teaching Hospital, Ibadan for treatment. He was one of the 13 Nigerians that lost their lives in the violence sparked by… Continue Reading

We don’t trust Igbo again……Tinubu

Wife of the All Progressives Congress National Leader, Mrs. Remi Tinubu, has already cast her votes in the governorship and state Assembly elections at Polling Unit 034, Falomo Police Barracks IV, Ikoyi, Lagos. Shortly after casting her votes at the polling unit located directly in front of her Bourdillon residence, Mrs. Tinubu was besieged by a crowd of people waiting on her. Addressing the crowd of people who were making… Continue Reading

I’m Aware of GoFundMe -Atiku

Alhaji Atiku Abunakar, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the recently concluded election, has cleared the air on the controversy trailing GoFundMe, an account set up on Tuesday to support his case at the tribunal. Alhaji Atiku has confirmed that his consent was sought before the account was opened. Initially, a Special Assistant on Public Communications and Strategy to the former Vice-President, Mr Phrank Shaibu, “We… Continue Reading

Eastern Union endorses Humphrey Anumudu for Imo governor

A group, the Eastern Union has endorsed the candidature of Mr. Humphrey Anumudu as governor of Imo state in the forthcoming governorship election. Anumudu is contesting on the platform of the Zenith Labour Party. In a release made available to news hunters in Abuja penultimately, Eastern Union through its National President; Hon. Charles Anike said, the endorsement came after x-raying the array of elements jostling for the hot seat. Humphrey… Continue Reading

Friends of Abducted Politician Austin Okai Call for his Release

Albeit, the whereabouts of Austin Okai and those responsible for his “abduction” and disappearance are uncertain, it is incontestable that he is out of circulation against his wish. If it were someone else, Austin Okai would have been all over the place writing and talking to secure justice. But, it’s Okai himself now needing the support of the society and a people he literarily put everything on the line for,… Continue Reading

Victor Adoji eulogise slain supporter DANIEL IHIENE USMAN

  By Dr. Victor Alewo Adoji I just came out of a funeral service in honour of Daniel Ihiene Usman, a 19yr old baccalaureate physicist who was sent to an early grave by political thugs while exercising his maiden right to vote for the person(s) of his choice. This is one death too many and our docility and unfortunate acceptance of such bizarre and macabre stars-of-affairs relays a situation far… Continue Reading

Buhari, Atiku neck and neck in Adamawa

Both President Muhammadu Buhari and Atiku Abubakar are running neck and neck in Adamawa, claiming eight councils each after results were declared in 16 local councils. However, Atiku has an advantage in plural votes in the state. According to results so far collated Abubakar is leading Buhari with 22,000 votes. There are five local councils yet to be declared. The PDP won 317,088 from results so far calculated at the… Continue Reading

Ifeanyi Ubah Defeats Andy, Chris Uba

Capital Oil and Gas boss, Ifeanyi Ubah has emerged winner of the Anambra South Senatorial District in the Saturday, February 23, 2019 election. Ifeanyi Ubah who contested on the platform of the Young Progressives Party (YPP), defeated the Uba brothers; Andy and Chris Ubah, candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) respectively. The Capital Oil and Gas boss polled 87, 081 votes to emerge winner and the first elected senator for the Young… Continue Reading

It’s Official: Ajimobi loses Senate election to PDP in Oyo

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Kola Balogun, has been declared the winner of the Oyo South senatorial district. Mr Balogun saw off contest from his closest rival, Abiola Ajimobi, of the All Progressive Congress, with a vote difference of 13,502. The PDP candidate ended the contest with a total of 105,720 votes while the candidate of the APC had 92,217 votes…. Continue Reading

Saraki loses, Buhari, Atiku in tight race

• President leads in Kano, Gombe, Bauchi, Osun • Former VP ahead in A’Ibom, Edo, Plateau, Ondo The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Sunday became one of the major casualties of the 2019 general elections as he lost his bid to return to the Senate. Apart from Saraki, the other two senatorial candidates of his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, lost to the All Progressives Congress. Saraki lost to… Continue Reading

BREAKING: PDP wins at Sanwo-Olu’s polling uni

The Peoples Democratic Party defeated the ruling All Progressives Congress at the Femi Okunnu polling unit, Lateef Jakande, Ikoyi where the APC governorship candidate in Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, voted in the presidential poll. The PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, polled 52 votes to defeat President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, who got 48 votes. Punch

Opportunist Politician, Desmond Elliot Gifts Constituency Toilet

Opportunist politician and member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Desmond Elliot, has inaugurated a public toilet in his Surulere constituency to the dismay of Nigerian youths. Since Elliot inaugurated the toilet on Thursday, he has come under attack by Nigerian youths on social media, who argued that he hasn’t impacted positively on his constituency in almost four years of his term in office. On twitter, Offor Cyril posted… Continue Reading

Details: Gov Bello’s Chief Staff Allegedly Arrests, Hounds ADC Senatorial Candidate Victor Adoji’s Supporters Out Of Town

Supporters of Kogi East Senatorial candidate Victor Adoji are having it very tough ahead of the shifted general election. Information filtering in has it that African Democratic Congress (ADC) candidate’s supporters are being hounded out of town ahead of the Saturday, February 23, 2019 poll. ‘’They are being arrested and attacked under different facades,’’ a source stated. Details available alleged Edward Onoja, the Chief of Staff to Governor Yahaya Bello as masterminding… Continue Reading

DPP Presidential Candidate Osakwe Condemns Postponement of Elections

The DPP presidential candidate, Ambassador Felix Johnson Osakwe has condemned in totality the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections slated for February 16, 2019. Osakwe    made this known in Abuja while speaking with newsmen. He said Nigerians are worried over the overnight postponement because INEC had been given enough time to prepare. He therefore urged Nigerians to stay calm that the electoral umpires have their own integrity to… Continue Reading

Postponement: How International Observers Thwarted INEC’s Plan to Rig

Investigations has revealed that the initial plan of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was to proceed with the Presidential and National Assembly Elections in some states as earlier planned while holding those of the remaining states in a subsequent date, but the insistence of the United States of America and other members of the international community frustrated the plan. According to our findings, the decision at the meeting of… Continue Reading

INEC postpones elections till 23 February

The Independent National Electoral Commission has decided to shift Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections till next week 23 February. The Governorship and state assembly elections will take place on 9 March, instead of 2 March as initially scheduled. It was one of the decisions reached early today in a crunch talk between between INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu and 12 national commissioners in Abuja, according to sources close to… Continue Reading

CUPP to Oshiomhole: Your party’s woes are self-inflicted and fuelled by your greed

The attention of Opposition Coalition CUPP has been drawn to a statement credited to the rabble rousing National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, that the Independent National Electoral Commission is working for the Peoples Democratic Party, especially in Rivers and Zamfara States where his party has been barred from presenting candidates. We make bold to say that PDP is not APC’s problem. The party’s problem is Oshiomhole’s… Continue Reading

Kogi’s Senator Aidoko Disqualified from contesting

The Court of Appeal and Supreme Court in Abuja have upheld the ruling of a High Court restraining Senator Aidoko from contesting the Kogi East senatorial seat in the forthcoming election. A High Court judgement which Aidoko challenged at the Appellate and Supreme courts and lost means he has been disqualified from contesting at this month’s general election in Kogi State, and his name is expected to be expunged from… Continue Reading

OPPOSITION COALITION CUPP CELEBRATES ENDORSEMENT OF ATIKU BY ALL MAJOR ETHNIC GROUPS IN NIGERIA. 

..PAN-NIGERIAN ENDORSEMENT OF ATIKU WILL BRING ABOUT A PRESIDENCY OF NATIONAL UNITY AND COHESION   … ASSERTS ENDORSEMENTS ARE A FATAL BLOW TO PRESIDENT BUHARI’S AMBITION   … CALLS ON BUHARI TO QUIT RACE NOW OR FACE VERY HUMILIATING DEFEAT   … ADVISES PRESIDENT BUHARI TO SEE HIS DOCTORS AND CHECK HIS BLOOD PRESSURE TO AVOID WORSENING HIS HEALTH CONDITIONS   … DECLARES ENDORSEMENT AS THE BEGINNING OF THE CRACKING… Continue Reading

Alaafin Endorses ZLP Candidate, Sharafadeen Alli

“Sharafa is many things to me. He loves Alaafin so dearly and exhibited it on many occasions in the past. I have no doubt recommending him to you, the Oyomesis,” Alaafin said in Yoruba language. Where does the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III stand on 2019 gubernatorial election? This poser follows a trending video clip which revealed the open endorsement of the candidate of the Zenith Labour… Continue Reading

DEKINA/BASSA GROUP ENDORSE ALHAJI (Dr.) JIBRIN ISAH FOR GOVERNORSHIP

Rising from its meeting over the weekend in Abuja, an interest group (Dekina/Bassa for Consolidation -DBC) comprising of professionals and elites of Dekina-Bassa extraction has thrown its weight behind the Kogi-East APC Senatorial candidate to contest the Governorship of Kogi State in 2019. The group argues that if Dekina/Bassa is not given the opportunity to complete its term after Wada’s dismal failure at the 2015 polls, justice, equity and fairness… Continue Reading

Afenifere Asks Buhari To Make His Assets Declaration Form Public

“The jeopardy of President Buhari anti-corruption war has really been one set of rules for the goose and another set for the gander. Afenifere therefore asks the President to immediately make his assets declaration form public so Nigerians can hold him as a man of his words,” the statement read. The pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to publicly declare his assets. This was contained in… Continue Reading

Best Kept Secret: How Atiku Left Nigeria!

The Boss can authoritatively reveal that Former Vice President and People’s Democratic Party  ( PDP) Presidential Candiadate left for the United States of America from Lagos, Nigeria’ commercial capital. The news that Atiku is on his way to the United States has caught politicians especially those in the opposition napping and we gathered from reliable sources that calls have been going back and forth to confirm what will certainly be… Continue Reading

Just In: Atiku Lands In Washington

There are strong indications that Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar will land in Washington DC, USA today. A promotional material sighted by The Boss indicate that Atiku has been invited to speak in Washington by the US-Africa Chambers of Commerce on Friday and the event will hold from 2-4pm. He is also billed to attend other high profile meetings in and around the US capital.  … Continue Reading

Nigerian Professionals sets to involved in 2019 elections

A group named Nigeria First Professionals has joined the fray of the country’s political landscape, lending it’s voice to the 2019 campaigns. According to a member of the group, Mr. Sola Fajobi, it has become imperative for true proffessionals to take active part in determining how their country is run, and move away from the docile disposition of the past. Mr. Fajobi further said it will be incumbent on Nigerians… Continue Reading

UPDATE: Senator Dino Melaye Moved To DSS Medical Facility, Police Force Confirms

Masked persons suspected to be policemen have reportedly stormed the Police Clinic in Garki, Abuja, whisking away embattled Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye. A close associate of the Kogi senator confirmed the evacuation to newsmen. It was learnt that the evacuation of the lawmaker was carried out around 2:15 pm Friday in commando style. It was learnt that the operatives planned to take the lawmaker to Lokoja, Kogi State, for… Continue Reading

3 Dead, Several Injured At APC Lagos Rally

At least three people have died while several others were injured at the All Progressive Congress (APC) rally held today in Ikeja, Lagos State. Trouble started when some hoodlums suspected to be a faction of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) invaded the rally venue with guns and other dangerous weapons. The social miscreants were shooting sporadically and simultaneously attacking their victims with broken bottles and other dangerous… Continue Reading

Exclusive: Why Tinubu Can’t Forgive Saraki, Amaechi

Many political observers have wondered why harmony has ceased to reign between Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the duo of Senate President Bukola Saraki and former Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi. Once upon a time, the trio, who are big political players in the country, enjoyed a cordial relationship. However, cracks began to appear in their wall as soon as Saraki and Amaechi refused to support Tinubu’s ambition to run… Continue Reading

Exclusive: How APC Wins 2015 Election with 13million Votes

As Nigerians prepare for next month’s general elections, it has been allegedly revealed that the All Progressives Congress (APC) won the 2015 presidential election with about 13million votes, using incidence forms. Apart from reported cases of election malpractices, particularly in the north where under aged persons were pictured to be voting, a chunk of Buhari’s votes at the election came through incidence forms. A source told Global News that the… Continue Reading

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