Clamour by Nigerians motivated me to seek re-election – Buhari 

From left: Senate President Bukola Saraki; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; President Muhammadu Buhari and National Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie- Oyegun, during the APC National Executive Council at the party’s secretariat in Abuja yesterday _____________________________ resident Muhammadu Buhari’s announcement to run for re-election yesterday may end up making him the sole candidate of […]

APC’s cry on Udom’s NTA award, an admittance of impending failure – Ememobong

* Ememobong, Akwa Ibom PDP spokesman  ___________________________   Itoro BASSEY  The ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State says that the many cries of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) is nothing but a confirmation of the party’s weak political base in the state and an early admittance of the impending failure awaiting […]

No plans to reintroduce onshore/offshore dichotomy – Ita Enang

* Senator Ita Enang  ______________________________   Special Assistant on National Assembly Matters (Senate) to President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Ita Enang has said there is no plan by the federal government or the All Progressives Congress to reintroduce the abrogated on-shore/off-shore dichotomy as insinuated by a section of the media. “No suggestion has been made for […]

AKHA, 30 other asseblies defy governors, vote for legislative autonomy

* AKHA Speaker, Onofiok Luke  ____________________________   By William EFFIONG Thirty-one state Houses of assembly in Nigeria voted for autonomy of state legislatures of Nigeria, defying governors in their individual states. In Akwa Ibom, Speaker Onofiok Luke led 12 lawmakers to vote in support of independence for state legislatures against pressure from the state executive. But […]