MOSOP president kicks against Abuja court judgment on OML-11 in Ogoni

The President of the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP), Chief Legborsi Pyagbara, has kicked against the judgment on twenty-year renewal of operatorship of Oil Mining Lease (OML)-11 in Ogoniland by the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC). Pyagbara, on Saturday in Port Harcourt, stated that MOSOP had over the …

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Buhari congratulates Jibril Aminu at 80

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined the academia, other statesmen and political leaders in celebrating Prof. Jibril Aminu, who turns 80 on Aug. 25, 2019. President Buhari, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Saturday, lauded Aminu’s pedigree of excellence, stewardship and dedication to the growth …

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AA rejects Court judgement on Nwosu

The Action Alliance (AA) said on Friday that it was rejecting the recent judgement of the Federal High Court in Abuja, nullifying the candidature of its governorship candidate in the last election in Imo State, Chief Uche Nwosu, saying the judgement was a bundle of contradiction. In a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja, …

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Melaye: ‘APC responsible for Tribunal’s judgement’

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has described the tribunal judgement which sacked Dino Melaye as senator representing Kogi west as a distraction for his governorship ambition. Frank accused the governing APC of being responsible for the judgement which he described as miscarriage of justice, adding that …

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Kano guber: I didn’t cancel election results, says INEC Officer 

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC Returning Officer who superintend over Kano state governorship election, in Nassarwa LG, professor Ibrahim Khaleel has dismissed the allegations of issues of over-voting and violence attributed to the cancellation of the outcome of the elections in Gama ward. The university don, who appeared before the state Election Petition Tribunal, on …

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