Why Trader Moni Is Sophisticated Vote Buying – Saraki

Bukola Saraki, President of the 8th Senate, has described the Trader Moni initiatives of the All Progressive Congress (APC) led federal government as sophisticated vote buying. Mr Saraki made the description on Friday while declaring open the presidential campaign council of Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 presidential election. Vote buying, a corrupt election practice, occurs when those eligible to vote in an election exchange their votes for monetary gains or services. Trader Moni, launched under the Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP)…

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Abubakar Elkanemi, Shehu Of Borno To Buhari: We’re Still Under Boko Haram Siege

Abubakar Elkanemi, shehu of Borno, says the people of the state are still under Boko Haram seige. Elkanemi said this when President Muhammadu Buhari paid him a courtesy call at his palace in Shehuri, Maiduguri, on Thursday. The monarch dismissed claims by security operatives that the ongoing military operations, particularly in some parts of the state and the Lake Chad region, was yielding positive result. He said nobody dares move 10 kilometres out of the state without being attacked, adding that farmers are being killed and kidnapped on a daily…

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Abuja high court judgement is nothing but an aberration – Uche Ogah

The governorship  candidate of the All Progressive Congress in Abia State, Dr Uchechukwu Ogah has declared the judgement of the High Court in Abuja purportedly removing him and imposing High Chief Ikechi Emenike as the governorship candidate of the party in the State as nothing but an aberration. In press release signed by Great Imo Jonathan, the special adviser on media to the APC candidate, obtained by SUNCITY NEWS and it reads, “we wish to inform the general public and our supporters that the candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Abia…

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OGAH Remains Abia APC Gubernatorial Candidate, Group assured

The Uche Ogah campaign organisation has reacted to yesterday court pronouncement which declared Ikechi Emenike as the authentic candidate for APC in Abia state for the forthcoming governorship election in Abia state According to a press release coming from the group obtained by SUNCITY NEWS, The group assured supporters that there is no Cause for Alarm as everything is being done to restore the status quo: According to the organization, “the recently procured judgment by Ikechi Emenike and his PDP collaborators from the FCT High Court on the 29/11/18 at…

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GOVERNOR EMMANUEL INAUGURATES 42-HECTARES INTEGRATED FARM PROJECT

Ndifreke P. Akpan (Govt House) Governor Udom Emmanuel has commended the Paramount Ruler of Onna local Government Area and his wife for initiating a 42 hectares integrated farm project which he said, is in line with his administration’s agenda of Agricultural revolution and food sufficiency in the state. Mr Emmanuel who lauded the opportunities presented by the farm initiative, said his vision is to ensure that in the next few years, Akwa Ibom shall produce 80percent of what it consumes. The Governor speaking while commissioning a Songhai model farm, Ibom…

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OPINION: Wike’s scurrilous claims are 100 percent false- Tatua

Wike’s scurrilous claims are 100 percent false- Tatua Says Cole will protect Rivers people Convener, Tonye Cole Volunteer Group, Mrs Ibifuro Tatua said she was confident that the All Progressives Congress (APC ) will have sweeping victory in Nigeria’s upcoming legislative and executive elections. She also criticised Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike for spreading of defamatory statements about the country’s ruling party. “We are feeling the pulse of Rivers people. APC will win in 2019. Lies, threats and other attempts to bully the electorate will not play a factor in…

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