• NASS can’t impose grazing law on states, says Obasanjo

    NASS can’t impose grazing law on states, says Obasanjo

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said the grazing bill before the National Assembly was uncalled for and said it is like “trying to kill a fly with sledge hammer.”

    Obasanjo also absloved  President Muhammadu Buhari from alleged killings by Fulani herdsmen in parts of the country, especially in the North Central and the south.

    Delivering a keynote address at the 23rd Annual Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO) Development Forum, organised in Abuja, Obasanjo said ranching and control of herders is a local […]

  • Senator raises alarm over alleged plot to impose judges

    Senator raises alarm over alleged plot to impose judges

    The Senator representing Abia North Senatorial District, Senator Mao Ohuabunwa, has raised the alarm over alleged plots by one of the contenders in the Abia North senatorial election, Orji Uzor Kalu, of the Peoples Progressives Party (PPA) to manipulate the decision of the Court of Appeal.

    Briefing newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday, Ohuabunwa said that his major contender in the polls had allegedly been bragging about buying up Justices of the Appeal Court.

    Ohuabunwa who also raised a point of Order on […]

  • Mimiko, Fayose can’t impose leaders on us – Southest PDP

    Mimiko, Fayose can’t impose leaders on us – Southest PDP

    The South-West leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party have said they will not allow the Governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko and his Ekiti State counterpart, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, to impose the next national chairman of the party on them.

    Rather, the leaders said they would meet in Ibadan before the party’s national convention slated for August 17 at Port Harcourt, Rivers State, to pick the candidate of their choice for the position.

    The South-West Zonal Chairman of the party, Chief […]