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Nyako’s impeachment, a threat to democracy -Momoh

A former Minister of Information, Tony Momoh, has said the impeachment of the Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako, spells danger for Nigeria’s democracy.   Momoh, who fingered President Goodluck Jonathan and the ruling Peoples Democratic Party as the brain behind …

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APC challenges Fayose’s election at tribunal

ADO EKITI—OVER three weeks after conceding victory to Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the Ekiti Governorship election of June 21, in the state, the All Progressive Congress, APC, has made a U-turn and decided to challenge the result of the …

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3 BORNO LAWMAKERS DEFECT TO PDP AS APC RECEIVES YOBE REP

Three House of Representatives members from Borno State yesterday dumped their All Progressives Congress (APC) platform for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The lawmakers are Rep Isa Lawan of Kukawa/Mobbar/Abadam/ Guzam federal constituency, Rep Peter Biye Gumtha of Damboa/ Gwoza/Chibok …

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Adamawa Council Chairmen Defect to PDP

All Local government Council Chairmen and development area administrators in Adamawa State are returning to the People Democratic Party (PDP), following impeachment of former governor, Murtala Nyako. Adamawa State Acting governor, Ahmadu  Umaru Fintiri has spent most part of the …

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Nyako’s impeachment a lesson to other Governors -Umeh

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Chief Victor Umeh, has advised other state Governors to learn their lessons from the impeachment of the embattled former Governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako by the State House of Assembly. …

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KOGI ASSEMBLY APPROVES 15 COMMISSIONERS

The Kogi State House of Assembly has screened and cleared 15 out of the 17 commissioners nominees forwarded to it by state Governor Idris Wada,  for approval. During the screening yesterday,  Speaker of the House, Alhaji Momoh-Jimoh Lawal, urged the …

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PRO- AMAECHI LAWMAKERS DEFECT TO APC

The 24 members of the Rivers State House of Assembly loyal to Governor Amaechi have formally announced their defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Leader of the House, Chidi Lloyd, who made the declaration yesterday at the Assembly, said …

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Adamawa Acting Gov. appoints SSG

Yola – The Acting Governor of Adamawa, Alhaji Ahmad Umaru, on Wednesday in Yola swore in Prof. Liman Tukur as the new Secretary to the State Government (SSG). Speaking shortly after the ceremony, the acting governor said Tukur’s appointment was …

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