2019: Contest for Abia guber seat gathers momentum

…as several aspirants throw their hats into the ring From PETER OKORE, Umuahia Ahead of political parties’ primaries, which will usher-in the 2019 general electoral processes in Nigeria, the political atmosphere is gradually getting polarized and assuming feverish pitch. At the moment the fanfare on defection by politicians to other parties, political More...

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By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, August 20th, 2018
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Oshiomhole tackles Saraki in fight to finish

  By OBINNA EZUGWU Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has since made the removal of Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki from office as Senate helmsman his major More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, August 20th, 2018
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Only Restructuring can save Nigeria—Anyaoku

From PETER OKORE, Umuahia The 2018 Chief Emeka Anyaoku  Annual Lecture series has been held in Umuahia, the Abia state capital and was attended by dignitaries drawn across Abia state and beyond. It was chaired More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, August 19th, 2018
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Fresh anxiety in PDP over Presidential flagbearer

By OBINNA EZUGWU   Last week, Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki and Sokoto State governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal gave clearest hints yet of their intentions to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari for More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, August 12th, 2018
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2019: Giants in political limbo

—Top politicians who have gone into oblivion  By AYOOLA OLAOLUWA No matter how the story of the Nigerian political landscape is told, their names will surely be given a mention. For several years, they straddled More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, August 12th, 2018
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Mark Wabara calls for national renewal

From PETER OKORE,Umuahia Worried by the apparently unsolved challenges facing Nigeria over the decades, an aspirant to the National Assembly in the 2019 general elections, under the umbrella of the All Progressives More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, August 12th, 2018
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Plot to oust SARAKI deepens

By UCHE CHRIS The National Assembly is in disarray; so is the prospect of the 2018 budget. Since the announcement of the much speculated and expected defection from the APC to the PDP by Senate President Dr. Bukola More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, August 12th, 2018
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PDP Coalition: anxiety mounts over flag bearer

By OBINNA EZUGWU With the recent defection of Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki and Sokoto State governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), the list of anticipated presidential More...

By Okey Onyenweaku On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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We want to restore Abia to its deserved glory—Otti

Okey Onyenweaku Dr. Alex Otti, a forefront contestant for the post of Governor of Abia State, yesterday Sunday August 5, 2018 said in Lagos that he was gunning for position of Governor of the State to change the More...