Dr-Fredrick-Fasehun

UPN demands probe on deportation of the Igbos

The Unity Party of Nigeria has called on the police and non-governmental organisations to investigate the detention and deportation of about 70 Nigerian citizens from Lagos, without trial, and prosecute Lagos State officials involved for possible human rights violations. The UPN added that the state government should publicly apologise, compensate and rehabilitate all the victims…

Dr-Alex-Ekwueme

Five Northern Governors meet Dr Ekwueme

The Presidency, yesterday, raised the alarm that five northern governors, who currently moving round the country are holding consultations with political stakeholders in Nigeria, have a hidden agenda to ease President Goodluck Jonathan out of the 2015 election “in order to enhance their selfish political interest”. According to the Presidency, the so-called consultations by the…

APC

APC zone top slots to South-South and South-East

The newly registered All Progressives Congress has launched a charm offensive to woo the South-East and South-South zones, which are considered to be the strongholds of President Goodluck Jonathan. SUNDAY PUNCH gathered on Friday that the party, having realised its weakness and President Jonathan’s strength in the two zones, has decided to revisit the zoning…

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Gov Okorocha has been suspended from APGA

The All Progressive Gand Alliance (APGA) yesterday announced the suspension of Imo state Governor , Rochas Okoroacha accusing him of engaging in gross anti-party activities. Rising from an emergency National Executive Committee(NEC) meeting yesterday in Abuja, the party also announced the dissolution of the imo state executive of APGA. It said that a 21-man Committee…