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Another view on Fashola’s successor

Another view on Fashola’s successor

By Ejikeme Omenazu / Production Editor, Lagos   That is why it is the view of some Lagosians that their next governor should be an insider who understands the workings of…

We have seen impunity in INEC – Nwabueze

We have seen impunity in INEC – Nwabueze

As preparation for the general elections in 2015 hots up, Comrade Henry Nwabueze has thrown his hat into the ring. He is running for the governorship of Imo State on…

North suffers from misplaced priorities – Dara

North suffers from  misplaced priorities – Dara

Chief John Dara is former campaign manager of ex-president, Olusegun Obasanjo; governorship aspirant of Kwara 2015, and delegate to the recently concluded National Conference. In this interaction with SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT,…

Chukwumerije: Eyeing fourth phase in Senate

Chukwumerije: Eyeing fourth phase in Senate

By Augustine Adah Snr. Correspondent, Lagos  The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Education, Senator Uche Chukwumerije, is optimistic that the twin factors of experience and performance will count in…

Fashola: Life after office in 2015

Fashola: Life after office in 2015

By Akinwunmi King Snr. Reporter, Lagos After governing the State of Exellence for a two-term of eight years, Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), will on May 29, 2015, hand over…

2015: Imoke has promised level playing field in C/River – Owan-Enoh

2015: Imoke has promised level  playing field in C/River – Owan-Enoh

Hon. John Owan-Enoh represents the Obubra/Etung Federal Constituency, Cross River State. He is the Chairman, House Committee on Appropriations. He is now aspiring to represent the Cross River Central Senatorial…

Why MOSOP is close to APC – Legborsi

Why MOSOP is close to APC – Legborsi

Legborsi Pyagbara, President of the Movement for the survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP). In this interview with SENIOR CORRESPONDENT, DANIEL ABIA, Legborsi faults claims by some people that he…

Why senators want Mark, others back –Nwagwu

Why senators want Mark, others back –Nwagwu

Senate Committee Chairman on Foreign Affairs and representative of Imo North Senatorial District on the platform of the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Matthew Ifeanyi Nwagwu, has explained why it…

APC’s dilemma over presidential candidate

APC’s dilemma over presidential candidate

By Ekene Okoro Snr. Correspondent, Lagos  From November 16 to 22, the All Progressives Congress (APC) will be faced with its biggest task yet, when it stages its presidential primaries. Keen…

We play destructive politics in Oyo –Folarin

We play destructive politics in Oyo –Folarin

Senator Teslim Kolawole Folarin, the immediate-past Senate Leader, is one of the governorship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State. In this interview with journalists, including Correspondent…

All APC presidential aspirants can defeat Jonathan –Mohammed

National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Alhaji Lai Mohammed in this interview with Senior Correspondent, EKENE OKORO, says the party is committed to transparent, free and fair…

Rivers 2015: Wike’s resignation and matters arising

By Daniel Abia Snr Correspondent, P/Harcourt At last, the long expected resignation of the Minister of State for Education, Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, came to past last week when he joined six…

As PDP tackles Obasanjo, Kashamu’s headache

By Rotimi Akinwumi Snr Correspondent, Abuja Since its formation in 1998, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has shown its capacity to generate needless crises, just as much its capacity to wade…

Journalism prepared me for politics –Abiola

Journalism prepared me for politics –Abiola

Josiah Abiola, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State and Federal House of Representatives aspirant for the Ifako/Ijaiye Federal Constituency in the coming election in 2015…

I’ve been in jail not because I stole – Fasehun

I’ve been in jail not because I stole – Fasehun

Dr. Fredrick Fasehun is the leader of the Odua People’s Congress (OPC). In this interview with Senior Correspondent,  Augustine Adah, he speaks on the leadership of OPC and other issues…

N/Delta people want ownership of their resources –Annkio Briggs

N/Delta people want ownership of their resources –Annkio Briggs

Environmental and rights activist, Ms. Annkio Briggs, was a delegate at the last National Conference in Abuja. She speaks with CORRESPONDENT, YEMI AKINTOMIDE, in Arogbo-Ibe town, traditional headquarters of Ijaw…

2015: Governorship hopefuls in Niger

2015: Governorship hopefuls in Niger

By Chinwendu Nnadozie  -  Snr. Correspondent, Minna   In the countdown to the 2015 general election, Nigerlites and, indeed, the government of Niger State, seem to be at a crossroads…

Jonathan, Amaechi’s face off and political profiteers

Jonathan, Amaechi’s face off and political profiteers

By Daniel Abia  /  Snr. Correspondent, P/Harcourt   There is an African adage that says when a handshake goes beyond the elbow, it has become something else. In Ikwerre language,…

None has done more ‘stomach infrastructure’ than I’ve done – Fayemi

None has done more ‘stomach infrastructure’ than I’ve done – Fayemi

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, who leaves office today, speaks to journalists, including AG. POLITICS EDITOR, AUSTIN OBOH, on his stewardship in Ekiti State, and shares his confidence that future…

Jonathan’s administration, most corrupt ever – Adeniji

Jonathan’s administration, most corrupt ever – Adeniji

Oloye Adegboye Adeniji is the South-West Secretary of Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) and Chairman of the Executive Committee of Movement for Fundamental Change (MFC). In this interview with…

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