• Police take over APGA secretariat as suspended chairman resurfaces

    Police take over APGA secretariat as suspended chairman resurfaces

    Security was on Friday beefed up at the Anambra office of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) following the confusion over its chairmanship.

    The confusion came off a meeting attended by 17 of the 28-member State Working Committee (SWC) of the party which allegedly suspended the chairman, Chief Nobert Obi.

    The committee also announced the Deputy Chairman of the party in Anambra Central, Mr Tony Omeligwe-Elee, as the acting chairman.

    The members referred Obi to the relevant disciplinary committee set up in line […]

  • Incredible! See How A LGA Secretariat Was Sealed Up With Assorted Charms Over A Wrong Appointment (Photo)

    Incredible! See How A LGA Secretariat Was Sealed Up With Assorted Charms Over A Wrong Appointment (Photo)

    A Local Government Secretariat in Ondo State, has been sealed up with assorted charms over the appointment of a non-indegene as the LG’s secretary.

    In a photo which surfaced online and is making rounds on social media, the Ese-Odo Local Government Area Secretariat in the Igbekebo area of Ondo State, was sealed up with assorted charms over the appointment of a non-indegene as secretary.

    According to reports, unknown persons proceeded to the secretariat to drop fetish objects to deter people from gaining […]

  • BREAKING!!! Ritualists seal off Ondo APC Secretariat … more photosa

    BREAKING!!! Ritualists seal off Ondo APC Secretariat … more photosa

    The aggrieved group were upset over the alleged moved by a national leader of the party, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu to impose one of the governorship aspirants in the party, Mr. Segun Abraham, as the party candidate.

    They also accused the party chairman of moving around and using the party organ to solicit support and votes for Abraham ahead of the party primary election slated for September 3.

    Already, the state executive members have removed Kekemeke over these allegations, but the national body […]

  • Photos: Rivers APC bankrupt, secretariat, offices taken over by grasses

    Photos: Rivers APC bankrupt, secretariat, offices taken over by grasses

    The All Progressives Congress, APC is gradually losing its ‘salt’ in Rivers state, Newsmen investigation has revealed.

    The investigation further revealed that the party is currently in comatose as the internal wrangling in the party is beginning to take a negative toll.

    The party has also failed to be a viable opposition to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state, as the ruling party now enjoys the moment.

    Checks revealed that the party is yet to win any of its arguments of […]

  • Protesters storm APC secretariat over unpaid Bauchi workers’ salaries

    Protesters storm APC secretariat over unpaid Bauchi workers’ salaries

    Protesters for and against Muhammad Abubakar, governor of Bauchi State, clashed at the All Progressives Congress (APC) national secretariat on yesterday.

    The protesters against the governor are believed to be for the caucus led by Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the House of Representatives and the state assembly.

    On Friday, the speaker and other Bauchi federal lawmakers comprising both the upper and lower chambers of the National Assembly had petitioned Chief John  Odigie Oyegun, national chairman, over the inability of the governor to […]

  • DSS seals Reps Appropriation Committee Secretariat over Budget padding

    DSS seals Reps Appropriation Committee Secretariat over Budget padding

    According to reports, the secretariat of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation is now a no go area. The office, located  in Room 16,White House at the National Assembly Complex ,was sealed off yesterday by security men as claims and counter claims  intensified  over alleged padding of the  2016 budget by principal officers of the Green Chamber of the NASS.

    Staff and members of the committee were denied access to the office by a team of four security men said to […]

  • Rep denies shutdown of committee secretariat

    Rep denies shutdown of committee secretariat

    The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Rep. Mustapha Dawaki (APC-Kano), has denied the alleged shut down, seizure, relocating of committee system, records and document, including harassment of staff.

    Dawaki made this known while briefing newsmen on Saturday in Abuja, following report of alleged shut down of the secretariat of the committee by security agencies.

    The chairman said that the attention of the committee has been drawn to a newspaper report (name withheld) of July 29, alleging the shut down, seizure […]

  • Dogara invaded committee secretariat, seized computers – Jibrin

    Dogara invaded committee secretariat, seized computers – Jibrin

    The former Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Abdulmumin Jibrin, on Thursday claimed that the Speaker of the House, Yakubu Dogara and three other principal officers he accused of inserting billions into the 2016 budget are attempting to obstruct justice.

    The lawmaker said Dogara and others are trying to obstruct justice by seizing information relevant to the allegation and impeding investigations.

    A statement issued by Jibrin on Thursday reads:

    “Speaker Dogara has ordered that all the computers in the appropriation […]