#EdoDecides2020: Fourteen Candidates Drag Seat With Governor Obaseki-See Full List

Eniola Awokoya As the people of Edo state head to the polls in another election that will not only entrench democracy in the state but also decide the political leader of the state for the next four years, the world and posterity watches with keen interest. Instant News Naija exclusively […]

Fellow Aspirants Vow to Mobilise for PDP Candidate Eyitayo Jegede


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) aspirants who contested governorship primary for Ondo 2020 with Eyitayo Jegede SAN have promised to mobilise support for him. The PDP aspirants during a Strategic meeting at Jegede’s  Residence in Akure, expressed their readiness to work for the success of the party and its candidate […]

APC Says Goodluck Jonathan Pleased With Lyon’s Emergence In Bayelsa State


The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced that former President Goodluck Jonathan is pleased with its candidate, David Lyon’s emergence as the Governor of Bayelsa State in the just concluded Governorship election.   Chairman of APC Governors Forum and Governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu who was spotted earlier with the […]

Presidential Election Tribunal: Atiku’s Video Confirm INEC’s Use Of Server


The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, yesterday at the Election Petition tribunal, played a video recording to establish the allegation that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) used a central server during the February 23 polls. The film featured the Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mike […]

President Buhari Assures of Nigeria’s Support To ICC


President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria will continue to support the International Criminal Court (ICC) in fulfilling its mandates. The president stated this when he received the Nigerian-born President of the ICC, Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji, at the State House, Abuja on Friday. Buhari appealed to developed countries to take the ICC […]

Court Summons Lai Mohammed Over 2.5bn Fraud


The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has invited the immediate past Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed to appear before a Federal High Court, Abuja to explain his role in the alleged misappropriation of N2.5 billion Federal Government Digital Switch-Over (DSO), programme.   A statement from the spokesperson […]

Confusion As Bauchi Assembly Elects Two House Speakers


The Bauchi State House of Assembly is currently embroiled in crisis of interest as two speakers emerged following the inauguration of the 9th Assembly on Thursday. The drama started when after the inauguration, eight lawmakers of the minority People’s Democratic Party (PDP) with three of the majority All Progressives Congress […]

Kogi State Chief of Staff Onoja Denies Governorship Ambition

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The Chief of Staff to Kogi Governor, Chief Edward Onoja, has disassociated himself from campaign posters and messages promoting his imaginary governorship ambition for 2019 or 2023. Chief Onoja, in a statement he personally signed and made available to newsmen on Sunday, said those publicising a gubernatorial ambition for me […]

Nigeria Exports More Prostitutes To Dubai Than Any Other Country In The World-FFK


Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, popularly called FFK, is currently not in a good mood and the reason for that is not far-fetched. The social commentator and sworn critic of President Muhammadu Buhari, had taken to Twitter to vent his anger on the state of the nation. In a twitter […]