2023 elections: Tribunal admits results from seven states tendered by Peter Obi And Labour party

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has admitted some presidential election results presented by the Labour Party and its presidential candidate, Peter Obi, to support its claim against the victory of President Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC).     Counsel to Peter Obi informed the court sitting in Abuja that he had a […]

What You Don’t Know About Bola Tinubu – the ‘godfather’ who has been sworn in as Nigeria’s president

Bola Tinubu, 71, has been sworn in as Nigeria’s president after winning the country’s most competitive election since the end of military rule in 1999. Widely credited with reshaping Nigeria’s commercial hub Lagos, Mr Tinubu saw off a divided opposition party and a youth-backed third-party candidate in February’s election. Defeated candidates Atiku Abubakar and Peter […]

Court Steps Down Obi’s Petition Against Tinubu For 10 Minutes Over Improper Schedule Of Evidence

The petition was stepped down by the court following poor schedule of documents being sought to be tendered to establish the allegations of malpractices during the Presidential election.     At the resumed hearing, the court discovered that the documents were not properly scheduled as ordered by the court. Some discrepancies were uncovered while rendering […]

US President Joe Biden congratulates President Bola Tinubu After Inauguration

US President, Joe Biden, has congratulated President Bola Tinubu on his inauguration as the 16th President of Nigeria.     In a statement released this afternoon, President Biden said he hopes to continue to work with President Tinubu to support economic growth, advance security and promote respect for human rights. His statement reads   ‘’On […]

President Tinubu makes first appointments

Bola Tinubu has made his first appointments shortly after being sworn-in as the 16th President of Nigeria.     Ambassador Kunle Adeleke was named as the State Chief of Protocol (SCOP) to the President.   He also appointed former Lagos State Commissioner of Information, Dele Alake as Presidential Spokesman and Olusegun Dada Special Adviser, Digital […]

I’ll review Buhari’s Naira redesign policy – Tinubu

Tinubu who noted that the new and old currency notes would be treated as legal tender, added that the Central Bank of Nigeria must work towards a unified exchange rate.           He said;   “Monetary policy needs thorough house cleansing. The Central Bank must work towards a unified exchange rate. This […]

Read full text of President Tinubu’s inaugural speech

Rea the full text of President Bola Tinubu’s inaugural speech below.     ”My Fellow Citizens,   I stand before you honoured to assume the sacred mandate you have given me. My love for this nation is abiding. My confidence in its people, unwavering. And my faith in God Almighty, absolute. I know that His […]

Inauguration 2023: I’ll treat Peter Obi and Atiku with respect -Tinubu

Nigeria’s new president, Bola Tinubu, on Monday, May 29, in Abuja, said he will extend a hand of respect to his opponents in the February 25 election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and Mr Peter Obi.     “My victory does not render me more Nigerian than the rest of you. It also does not render my […]

Bad revelations about me coming out soon, Obi tells supporters, Labour Party

Ex-Governor Peter Obi, candidate of the Labour Party in the last presidential election, has raised the alarm that there are attempts to damage his reputation further and “defame my character and diminish my hard-earned integrity.”     He told his Obidient Movement that “these schemes” would also “aim at degrading our support base and confusing […]

JUST IN: President Tinubu moves into action: Declares Fuel Subsidy Gone

Fuel Subsidy is gone: says president Tinubu   President Bola Tinubu has declared that there would no longer be a petroleum subsidy regime as the current 2023 budget he glimpsed does not contain it. He stated this on Monday in his inaugural address at the Eagle Square, Abuja.       “Subsidy is gone” Tinubu exclaimed […]