Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has allayed fears over his re-election prospects, saying he would rather suffer defeat than lose his name, noting that his performance would earn him a second term.
Chief Adebayo Adelabu, former deputy governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in June 2018, resigned from the apex bank to seek the governorship of Oyo State in 2019. He is the APC’s candidate.
Senators yesterday held diverse views over the authenticity of an alleged none remittance of N177bn operational surplus made by the Nigerian Port Authority (NPA) into the consolidated federation account.
ANKELI EMMANUEL in this analysis takes a look at the scheming ahead of 2019 general elections in Sokoto State
RIGHTS lawyer Mr. Femi Falana, SAN has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and other Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) leaders to “comply with judgments and orders of municipal courts and regional tribunals in the interest of public accountability and political stability”.
The President of Buhari Youth Organisation (BYO) and son of a former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, Olujonwo, has said since politics is not a war or a battle, he has every right to support the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari as against his father’s choice of a former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar.
The need for the private sector and wealthy individuals to assist governments to develop the education sector was once again brought to the fore last week Thursday as philanthropist and chairman of Caverton Offshore Support Group, Mr. Aderemi Makanjuola, donated a 500-seater ultramodern lecture theatre to the Lagos State University, Ojo, to commemorate his 70th birthday.
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