Zamfara: Matawalle Fires 14 LG Chairmen , Reappoints 8 as Sole Administrators

Zamfara (Precise Post) – Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has sacked the chairmen of the 14 Local Government Areas in the state and re-appointed eight of them as sole administrators, The House of Assembly on Thursday dissolved local government councils in the state over financial recklessness and improper record-keeping by the council members. The immediate LG chairmen, who were sacked and reappointed as sole administrators, were Ahmed Balarabe, Muhammad Umar, and Nasiru Masama. Others …

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Edo 2020: Recuse Yourself from Edo Nomination Process – Obaseki to Oshiomhole as He Submits Interest Form

….as Five Aspirants Battle Obaseki for APC Ticket Benin City – Edo state governor Patrick Obaseki has asked the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress to recuse himself from the Edo nomination process because he is an interested party. The governor gave the warning while submitting expression of interest and nomination forms in the party headquarters Abuja, This is also as six Edo State governorship aspirants in the All Progressives Congress (APC) have submitted …

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Oshiomhole, EPM determined to oust Obaseki for Refusal to Share State’s Resources – Idahosa

…. Lauds Tinubu Over Intervention in Edo Crisis Benin City (Precise Post) – Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress and former Commissioner of Information in Edo state, Chief Charles Idahosa has said that Comrade Adams Osiomhole and his loyalists in the Edo Peoples Movement (EPM) are determined to oust Obaseki, not because of non-performance but because he refused to share the state’s resources to them. This is also as Idahosa yesterday  expressed gratitude to President …

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EDO 2020: Ize-Iyamu Debunks Rumour of Quitting APC Guber Race, Refund of Nomination Form

By Simon Akwu Benin City (Precise Post) – All Progressives Congress aspirant in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize Iyamu, has debunked rumour making rounds that he has exited the race to obtain the party’s ticket ahead of the governorship election and had demanded a refund of his nomination form. He made the clarification on Tuesday in a statement from his Campaign Organization signed by the Director of Communication and Media, Prince John Mayaki, made available …

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Declare Orji Kalu’s Seat Vacant Now – Protesters to Ahmed Lawan

…Say They Deserve to Have an Active Voice to Speak for Us in Senate By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – There was pandemonium on Tuesday morning as protesters under the aegis of Concerned Citizens of Abia North, Abia State stormed the National Assembly , calling on the President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, to immediately declare vacant, the seat of the Senate Majority Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu of the All Progressives Congress, …

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Aregbesola’s 63rd Birthday Colloquium, An Unprovoked Window Dressing Of A Guilty Conscience – Osun PDP

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The immediate past governor of Osun State, Mr Rauf Aregbesola has been described as a man troubled with dementia of his own failure, who under normal operations of a sane system, should be in jail answering for his financial crimes against the good people of Osun State. The main opposition party in Osun State, the PDP, while reacting to a virtual colloquium held to mark the 63rd birthday …

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Olujimi Welcomes Oni’s Return to PDP, Denies Saying She’s His Leader

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – Senator representing Ekiti South at the National Assembly, Chief Biodun Olujimi has welcomed the return of former Governor, Segun Oni to the Ekiti State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The Senator said as a frontline member of the party, she welcomed Oni’s good intention and his followers to team up to build a virile PDP in Ekiti State. This is also as she has refuted claim …

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Exam Malpractice: How Adeleke’s Repeated Refusal to Appear for Trial Led to His Acquittal

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – Senator Ademola Adeleke who has been facing trial since 2018 for alleged examination malpractice and certificate forgery was on Friday acquitted after the prosecution withdrew the charge against him following his repeated refusal to appear for trial since he was granted bail last year. The Federal High Court in Abuja, discharged the former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State. He was discharged after …

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Edo 2020: Group Purchases APC Nomination Form for Obaseki

By Deji Abdulwahab Abuja – The politics in Edo state and in particular All Progressives Congress is getting more interesting as group under the auspices of  Obaseki Mandate Forum, a pressure group, has purchased the expression of interest and nomination forms for Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo for the governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Precise Post recalls that this is coming at the same day six aspirants of the party who stepped …

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Exposed! How Ize-Iyamu Emerged Consensus Candidate

…As All Aspirants Contributed to Buy APC’s N22.5 million Nomination and Expression Interest Form for Ize-Iyamu By Our Reporter Benin -City (Precise Post) – The negotiations for the aspirants to agree on a consensus started several weeks back and was not devoid of horse-trading. Precise Post recalls that Ize-Iyamu who crossed carpeted to All Progressives Congress from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party at a time when the feud between Oshiomhole and his political son, Obaseki …

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Exposed! How National Assembly Padded over 500 Ghost Projects in 2019 Budget for NDDC – Pondei

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Professor Kemebradikumo Pondei, has alleged that the agency’s 2019 budget was padded with about 500 non-existing projects. Professor Pondei, who spoke to journalists in Port Harcourt on Tuesday, explained that a huge amount of money was appropriated for bogus projects. He was reacting to allegations of corruption levelled against the Commission’s interim management committee. Pondei, a Professor …

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Dabiri vs Patanmi, Others: Disband Your Rancorous, Shambolic Federal Executive Council Now – PDP to Buhari

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday called on President Muhammadu Buhari  to disband his rancorous and shambolic federal Executive council (FEC) as presently constituted, adding that the bickering, including but not limited to that between the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami and staff of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) are clear indications of failure by the Buhari Presidency and the All Progressives Congress …

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Edo 2020: Can Obaseki Surmount Political Hurdles Confronting Him?

Benin City – The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is expected to hold its primary election on June 22, to pick its candidate for the 2020 governorship election in Edo State fixed for September. There is a big gulf between Governor Godwin Obaseki and majority of the members of his party who have described his leadership style as politics of exclusion. Many politicians of note in the APC across the three senatorial districts are against …

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Edo Guber: Between Polarised APC and 4 Contenders of PDP’s Ticket – Which Way Forward?

Abuja – It is which way forward for Edo 2020 guber election as polarised ruling All Progressives Congress and opposition People Democratic Party with four contenders for its Party’s ticket file out in the days ahead for party primaries to elect their flagbearers. With the insistence by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that it was bound by the constitution to conduct governorship election in Edo state in September despite the COVID-19 pandemic, four strong …

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Edo APC: Crisis Looms As Pro-Obaseki Group Kicks Against Direct Primaries

Benin-City – Crisis in Edo All Progressives Congress may deepen in the days ahead as pro- Godwin Obaseki group, the Concerned Edo Citizens Forum (CECF), has kicked against the direct primary option recommended by the National Working Committee in  the conduct of  the June 22 governorship primary election of the party in the eighteen local government areas of the state. The group, on Friday in Benin, through its Convener, Roy Oribhabor, and the Secretary, Osamwonyi …

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APC NWC Grants Waiver to Ize-Iyamu to Contest Party Primary in Edo

By Our Reporter Abuja – As the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress has granted Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu waiver to contest Party’s primary in Edo state. The committee also adopted direct primary option for the emergency of the party’s flagbearer for September 19, 2020 Edo State governorship election. Precise Post recalls that the move may not be unconnected with the feud between the national Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and …

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