BREAKING: Court clears Jonathan to contest presidency

The Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa has ruled that former President Goodluck Jonathan is eligible to contest the 2023 presidential election. The presiding judge, Justice Isa Hamma Dashen gave…

JUST IN: Supreme Court dismisses suit to stop Amaechi’s N96bn alleged fraud probe

The Supreme Court has declined a suit seeking to stop the planned probe of N96 billion fraud allegedly involving the former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, during his time as…

2023 PRESIDENCY: CONSENSUS IS DEMOCRATIC BUT I’D PREFER COMPETITION- FAYEMI

Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti state and presidential hopeful on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the idea of consensus candidacy is not undemocratic but he would…

JUST IN: Broadcaster Oriyomi Hamzat released from police custody

Ace broadcaster and owner of Agidigbo FM, Oriyomi Hamzat, has been released from police custody. Torch News had reported that Hamzat, who had consistently advocated for justice in a murder…

FEMALE APC ASPIRANT KIDNAPPED ON ELECTION DAY

The All Progressive Congress (APC) House of Assembly aspirant for Qua’an Pan South State Constituency in the 2023 general elections, Hon. Na’anyil Magdalene Dakogol. The All Progressive Congress (APC) House…

APC PRIMARIES: SANWO-OLU WINS RE-ELECTION TICKET AS PARTY BARS HIS CHALLENGERS FROM CONTEST

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has won the ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2023 elections.   The governor was declared winner of the exercise, which…

APC PRIMARIES: ABIODUN SECURES RE-ELECTION TICKET IN OGUN

The Governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has secured re-election ticket as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC).   At the governorship primary election held at…

BREAKING: POLICE ARREST POPULAR YORUBA JOURNALIST, ORIYOMI HAMZAT

A popular Ibadan-based broadcaster, Alhaji Oriyomi Hamzat has been arrested by Intelligence Bureau of the Nigeria Police Force.   This was confirmed in a statement issued by Adebayo Grey, the…

CBN GOVERNOR, EMEFIELE DEBUNKS CLAIMS NIGERIA DELISTED FROM JP MORGAN’S BOND INDEX

Godwin Emefiele, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has dismissed media reports that JP Morgan delisted Nigeria from its bond index. Emefiele said this after presenting and…

BREAKING: GOVERNOR MAKINDE WINS OYO GOVERNORSHIP PRIMARIES

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has emerged winner of the governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party. Makinde polled a total of 1,040 delegates votes to defeat his rival, Mr…