Buhari, APC brainstorm on defection

President Muhammadu Buhari and his embattled All Progressives Congress (APC) have met to brainstorm on the gale of defections and to assess the fortunes of the party. In what is similar to political re-alignment in 2014, some key…

INEC set to announce Ekiti election result

As Nigerians anxiously await the result  of  Saturday’s governorship election in  Ekiti, preparations  for the final collation and announcement of the outcome of the crucial poll reached a fever-pitch at the headquarters  of the Independent…

Ekiti Poll: Fayemi coasts home to victory

Dr Kayode Fayemi, candidate of the All Progressives Congress,in the Ekiti governorship election, is coasting home to victory, according to the results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission in majority of the 16 local…

NBC shuts Ekiti Radio/TV over fake poll results

The National Broadcasting Commission has shut down the Broadcasting Service of Ekiti State (BSES) for breaching provisions of the Broadcasting Code. The commission’s Southwest monitoring chief Professor Armstrong Idachaba cited breach of…

Fire razes 6 shops in Kano market

No fewer than six shops were burnt at Kofar Wambai Jewelry Market (Kasuwar ‘Yan Yeri) in Kano on Friday night. The Director of the State Fire Service, Alhaji Sagir  Madaki, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Saturday that…