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Abuh: APC Condemns Killing, Says Elections Not Do Or Die Affair

The All Progressives Congress (APC), has condemned the killing of Salome Abuh, Peoples Democratic Party’s women leader in Kogi State, in the aftermath of the Saturday governorship election. The APC said elections should not be seen as do or die affair, urging that the perpetrators be brought to book. Hoodlums …

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Melaye Shows INEC 21 Video Clips, Demands Cancellation Of Kogi Senatorial Poll


Senator Dino Melaye, former Chairman of the Senate Committee of the Federal Capital Territory, has shown the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) 21 videos showing evidences of violence by alleged agents of the Kogi State Government. He urged the electoral body to cancel the Kogi West Senatorial election by virtue …

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Hate Speech Propagators Hiding Under ‘Freedom Of Speech’ To Blackmail NASS – Sen Abdullahi

Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, the Deputy Chief Whip of the Senate, on Wednesday said that hate speech propagators are disguising as advocates of ‘freedom of speech’ to thwart the National Assembly’s bid to pass the Anti-hate Speech Bill before it. He said Nigeria may experience severe crisis with its attendant …

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APC Playing Dirty Games With Governors’ Visit To Jonathan – Dickson

Seriake Dickson, Governor of Bayelsa State, has said that state governors under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are playing dirty games by visiting Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan after their party emerged victorious in the state’s governorship election on November 16. In a statement on Tuesday, the outgoing governor …

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Burning Of Kogi PDP Women Leader, Reprisal Attack – Police

The police in Kogi State have said the burning of Salome Abuh, women leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Wada Aro, Ochadamu Ward in Ofu Local Government Area of the state by suspected thugs, was a reprisal attack. William Aya, the command’s spokesperson, in a statement, said there …

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Jonathan Refused To Meet With Me, Decided To Support Opposition Party – Dickson

Seriake Dickson, Bayelsa State Governor, has claimed that he arranged to meet with former President, Goodluck Jonathan, 16 times, ahead of the November 16 governorship election in the state. Dickson alleged that Jonathan chose not to meet with him, but rather supported opposition candidate, David Lyon, of the All Progressives …

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What Reno Omokri Said About Jonathan’s Hosting Of APC Governors

Reno Omokri, a former aide of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has reacted to news of the hosting of some governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at his house in Otuoke, Bayelsa State. Omokri said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain is required, as part of his role as an elder …

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Kogi Governorship Election ‘Very Credible’, Says Yahaya Bello

Yayaha Bello, re-elected governor of Kogi State, has said the November 16 gubernatorial election was credible. Bello, who spoke on Channels Television breakfast programme, Sunrise Daily, on Tuesday, however, admitted that there was violence during the Saturday poll, but added that it was not enough to discredit the exercise. He …

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Kogi PDP Women Leader Burnt To Death

Salome Abuh, a women leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State, has been burnt to death by alleged political thugs. The 60-year-old leader of Ochadamu Ward in Ofu Local Government Area of the state, was asleep when her house was reportedly set ablaze on Monday. Read Also: Secondus …

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Organised Labour Congratulates Bello On Election Victory


The organised labour in Kogi has congratulated Gov. Yahaya Bello and his deputy, Edward Onoja, on their victory in the November 16 governorship election in the state. The Kogi chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) issued the statement in Lokoja on Tuesday. The state NLC …

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