2023: Your destiny is in your hands – Akpabio tells Akwa Ibom people – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


The former governor of Akwa Ibom State and minister, Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio has told residents that the development and infrastructural renaissance of the state remain in their hands. Akpabio stated this on Wednesday during the inauguration of the Akwa Ibom Democratic Forum (ADF) in Eket and Uyo Senatorial Districts. He said the Forum … Read more

Buhari’s policies scare investors – PDP chieftain, Aderinokun reacts as Twitter snubs Nigeria for Ghana – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olumide Aderinokun, has said that the economic policies of President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government was scaring investors away from Nigeria. Aderinokun said this Tuesday in a statement made available to DAILY POST in Abeokuta by his media aide, Taiye Taiwo. Aderinokun was reacting to reports that Twitter … Read more

Osinbajo presides as FEC honours late Mahmud Tukur – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday presided over the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Recall that President Muhammadu Buhari is in London for a routine medical check-up. Before the proceedings, a minute silence was observed in honour of a former Minister of Commerce and Industry, Mahmud Tukur, … Read more

IPOB’s ESN are bandits doing a lot of evil in South East – Gov Umahi – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


The Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, on Wednesday described the Eastern Security Network, ESN, as bandits and criminals. Umahi made the allegation while accusing the ESN of doing evil within the Southeast forests. Speaking on Channels Television’s ‘Sunrise Daily’ programme, Umahi stressed that the region’s governors would not allow such illegality in the Southeast. Umahi … Read more

Success of our congress disappointed opposition – PDP – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


The National Reconciliation and Strategy Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commended the leadership of the party in Oyo, Ekiti, Ondo, Lagos, Osun and Ogun States for the successful conduct of the zonal congress in Osogbo, where officers of the party were elected in a free, fair and peaceful manner. A statement issued … Read more

Ebubeagu vs ESN: ‘Focus on the enemy, don’t be rivals’ – Ohanaeze calls for calm – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


Apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has called for calm over the worry being expressed in many quarters on a possible clash between the Eastern Security Network, ESN, an outfit established by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and the about to be launched outfit by the South-East Governors, Ebubeagu. DAILY POST reports that … Read more

Boko Haram: Shehu Sani passes verdict on Buhari’s Minister, Pantami – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


Shehu Sani, a former national lawmaker, has reacted to the news of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Ibrahim Isa Pantami appearing on US watchlist. Reports emerged at the weekend that Pantami had been placed on watchlist over alleged ties with the leadership of terrorist group operating in the North East, Boko … Read more

RSIEC drops APC from council polls – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


The Rivers State Independent Electoral Commission (RSIEC) has removed the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the list of political parties that are participating in the April 17 Local Government elections. This was made open as RSIEC displayed the list of 17 political​ parties​ that will contest the council Elections​ in the State. The list of … Read more

Abducted Ogun doctor, nurse regain freedom – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


The Head of the General Hospital, Imeko, Dr Oladunni Odetola, who was kidnapped on Wednesday night, alongside a nurse identified as Mrs Bamgbose, has been released. DAILY POST learnt that the medical personnel were released on Monday night by their abductors. It will be recalled that Odetola and the nurse were kidnapped while driving along … Read more

Gunmen invade Gwagwalada community, overpower police, abduct residents – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) on Tuesday met with Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai. The meeting was held at the Sir Kashim Ibrahim Government House in Kaduna. Adeboye made the trip days after eight kidnapped RCCG adherents from Kaduna Province 1, were freed. The Region 30, … Read more

Ex-Imo Gov, Rochas Okorocha arrested – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


Rochas Okorocha, former Imo State Governor, was arrested on Tuesday in Abuja. Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) operatives picked him at his private office. EFCC Head of Media, Wilson Uwujaren, confirmed the development. The reason is not known yet, but the Senator reportedly failed to honour invitations by the agency. Governor Hope Uzodinma had … Read more

Zonal congress success, credence to credible internal democracy – PDP – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated the newly elected zonal executives of the South West and North Central for their display of sportsmanship, in line with the ideologies of the party in the just-concluded zonal congresses of the party. The party in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan and obtained … Read more

BREAKING: Ex-Imo Gov, Rochas Okorocha arrested – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


Rochas Okorocha, former Imo State Governor, was arrested on Tuesday in Abuja. Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) operatives picked him at his private office. EFCC Head of Media, Wilson Uwujaren, confirmed the development. The reason is not known yet, but the Senator reportedly failed to honour invitations by the agency. Governor Hope Uzodinma had … Read more

Makinde hasn’t done enough to revive Oyo Water Corporation – AD chieftain, Alao – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


A chieftain of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) in Oyo State, Engineer Oyedele Hakeem Alao has said that Water Corporation in Oyo State needs total overhauling. Alao, who contested the 2019 gubernatorial election on the platform of AD said this in a statement made available to DAILY POST through his Media Aide, Omotayo Iyanda on … Read more

2023: Saraki campaign posters surface in Abuja – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


Posters bearing ‘Bukola Saraki for President in 2023’ have been sighted at different parts of Abuja. The campaign materials with the image of the former Senate President was captioned ‘Reset Nigeria 2023’. Saraki, a former Kwara Governor, is a chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). The ex-lawmaker led the party’s presidential campaign in the … Read more

Oyo PDP reacts as Arapaja emerges South West Vice Chairman – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to the emergence of Ambassador Taofeek Arapaja as the Vice Chairman of the party in the South West. DAILY POST recalls that Arapaja had yesterday emerged as South West Chairman of the party at a Zonal congress of the party held in Osogbo. Oyo … Read more

Protesting legislative aides hold Speaker, Gbajabiamila – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


Legislative aides, on Tuesday, welcomed lawmakers of the upper and lower legislative Chambers with protest over non payment of allowances. The aides earlier positioned themselves and blocked the Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila whom they said has been feigning ignorance of their demands since 2019. Having done with the Speaker, protesters made deft moves to get the … Read more

Well-deserved victory – Fani-Kayode reacts as Arapaja emerges PDP South-West Zonal Chairman – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has congratulated Ambassador Taofeek Arapaja on his emergence as the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, South-West Zonal Chairman. Fani-Kayode, in a tweet on his Twitter account on Tuesday, described Arapaja’s victory as well-deserved. He also wished Arapaja and all the new zonal executives all the best. His tweet read, “Congratulations to … Read more

Vote of confidence on Buhari: APC a shameless party, endorsed mediocrity – Bamgbose – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


Olusegun Bamgbose, chieftain of the New Nigerian Peoples Party, NNPP, has launched a scathing attack on the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, over its recent vote of confidence on President Muhammadu Buhari. Bamgbose described the party’s action as unfortunate, disturbing, insensitive and a show of shame, going by the economic and security situation in the … Read more

2023: ‘There’ll be no access to power, Nigeria is a scam’ – Pastor Adefarasin [VIDEO] – Politics – Daily Post Nigeria


House on The Rock Founder, Pastor Paul Adefarasin, has described Nigeria as a scam built on a bad foundation. According to the cleric, whoever wins the next presidential election will not be allowed access to power until he puts up a veritable constitution that is truly the document of the people. Addressing his congregation in … Read more