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Fayose: One week, one trouble

Fayose: One week, one trouble

By Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts   The crisis between the Ekiti State Government and the state’s House of Assembly took a new twist last week as lawmakers belonging to the…

Iyke Russia: Man of the people

Iyke Russia: Man of the people

By Sam Anokam, Asst. Editor   This is a time when many have lost hope in public officers who claim to serve the people but end up serving themselves. This is…

Ojukwu’s spirit operating only in Anambra –Nwosu

Ojukwu’s spirit operating only in Anambra –Nwosu

In this interview with PRODUCTION EDITOR, Ejikeme Omenazu, Rev. Felix Nwosu, general overseer, Christ Foundation Sabbath Mission, speaks on how the coming elections will go in Imo State. The Imo…

Southern Kaduna’s PDP stronghold – Ayuba

Southern Kaduna’s PDP stronghold – Ayuba

Dr. John Ayuba was Commissioner of Finance in Kaduna State where he served under late Patrick Yakowa and Governor Muktar Rammallan Yero. In this interview with SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT, JULIET OYOYO,…

I’m victim of Fayose’s vendetta – Olujobi

I’m victim of Fayose’s vendetta – Olujobi

Wole Olujobi is Special Adviser on Media to the Speaker, Ekiti House of Assembly. In this interview with AG. POLITICS EDITOR, AUSTIN OBOH, he bares his mind on recent happenings…

Why I want to replace Chukwumerije – Ohuabunwa

Why I want to replace Chukwumerije – Ohuabunwa

Mao Ohuabunwa is former Speaker, ECOWAS Parliament. In this interview with SNR. CORRESPONDENT, AUGUSTINE ADAH, he speaks on current political isues. Excerpts… What is your opinion on President Goodluck Jonathan’s…

As battle for Edo senatorial seats hots up

As battle for Edo senatorial seats hots up

By Chibuike Chukwu / Production Editor, Lagos   Known for its high political intrigues, Edo State is sometimes described as the hotbed of politicking in the South-South geo-political zone. At the…

Autonomy: FG will manipulate councils –Oshun

Autonomy: FG will manipulate councils –Oshun

One of the politicians planning to move to the Federal House of Representatives from the Lagos State House of Assembly in 2015 is Olanrewaju Oshun from Lagos Mainland Constituency 2.…

I’m opposed to consensus candidate in Delta 2015 – Monye

I’m opposed to consensus candidate in Delta 2015 – Monye

Prof. Sylvester Monye is one of the governorship candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State. In this interview with journalists, including SENIOR CORRESPONDENT, AUGUSTINE ADAH, he insists…

Why I joined UPP – Ukanacho

Why I joined UPP – Ukanacho

The United Progressive Party (UPP) governorship aspirant in Imo State in the 2015 general elections, Chief Osmond Imo Ukanacho, explains why he wants to take over Okorocha’s job on the…

Last lap of APC presidential race

Last lap of APC presidential race

By Temidayo Akinsuyi / Snr. Correspondent, Lagos   There was ostensible stir in the polity, especially in the All Progressives Congress (APC), when friends of Aminu Tambuwal were reported to have…

Zoning will be big mistake in Rivers governorship –Elendu

Zoning will be big mistake in Rivers governorship –Elendu

Jonathan Elendu is publisher of elendureports, a pioneer online newspaper in Nigeria. In this interview with CORRESPONDENT, INNOCENT OWEH, he opines that no one is more qualified than the current…

How we conducted Cross River Ward Congresses –Anosike

How we conducted Cross  River Ward Congresses –Anosike

Former PDP Senator for Anambra North and a leader of the PDP panel that conducted the controversial ward congress election in Cross-River state, Senator Emma Anosike, has explained the circumstances…

Umar cannot remove Suntai – Bwacha

Umar cannot remove Suntai – Bwacha

Senator Emmanuel Bwacha, Chairman Senate Committee on Agriculture, represents Taraba South Senatorial District in Taraba State. In this interview with SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT, IGNATIUS OKOROCHA, he dismissed speculations that the Acting…

APC’s big wigs at Oshiomhole’s anniversary

APC’s big wigs at Oshiomhole’s anniversary

By Francis Onoiribholo  / Bureau Chief, Benin   The occasion was the celebration of the sixth anniversary of Comrade Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole’s administration where the governor was due to present the…

Religion shouldn’t influence Lagos governorship – Adefuye

Religion shouldn’t influence Lagos governorship – Adefuye

Senator Anthony Adefuye is a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as well as the Secretary-General of the Yoruba Unity Forum (YUF). In this interview with SENIOR CORRESPONDENT, TEMIDAYO…

Why we endorsed Umeh for Senate – Chukwunyere

Why we endorsed Umeh for Senate – Chukwunyere

National Youth Leader of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Ikechukwu Chukwunyere, in this interview with newsmen in Abuja bares his mind on the party’s preparations for the 2015 general…

The day Adeola-Akande gave account of her mandate

The day Adeola-Akande gave account of her mandate

By Oladele Ogunsola,  Correspondent, Ibadan. When you have a masquerade who dances well, the pilot will be excited. This Yoruba proverb captured the event at the Ogbomoso Recreation Club in…

Jonathan’s declaration in the eyes of critics

Jonathan’s declaration in the eyes of critics

By Augustine Adah Snr Correspondent, Lagos After keeping Nigerians waiting for a long time, President Goodluck Jonathan finally declared his interest to contest the 2015 presidential elections for the second…

Osoba can’t dislodge Amosun in 2015 – Adegbuyi

Osoba can’t dislodge Amosun in 2015 – Adegbuyi

Bisi Adegbuyi, a lawyer cum political strategist, is a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State. He was also a delegate to the 2014 National Conference. In…

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