Politics

6 things Nigerians might not like about President Buhari's government
The administartion of President Muhammadu Buhari seems to be annoying some Nigerians. Legit.ng has been able to compile some of the reasons for this anger.
Ballot not courts should decide election winners, says Ex-President Jonathan
Former President Goodluck Jonathan is of the opinion that a court should not be allowed to declare a winner after an electoral contest anywhere in Nigeria.
6 Nigerian senators who might become state governors in 2023
Quite a number of serving senators are already gearing up to contest for political party tickets and ultimately governorship seats in their various home states.
6 ex-governors who still have cult-like following in their states
In Nigeria, certain influential political godfathers exist and they command respect, power, and loyalty from the public even years after they exited office.
Buhari's minister on US terrorism watchlist? Presidential aide reveals the truth
Bashir Ahmad, a presidential media aide, has denied claims that Isa Pantami is on the United States terror watchlist for alleged ties with notorious terrorists.
Why PDP governor may be sacked over planned defection to APC - Party chieftain explains
A former governor of Zamfara state, Alhaji AbulAziz Yari, has warned that there would be consequences if Governor Bello Matawalle defects from the PDP to APC.
2023: APC chieftain reveals main reason why party may lose presidential election
The director-general of the Progressive Governors’ Forum, Salihu Lukman, on Monday, April 12, said that the APC may not win the 2023 presidential election.
Southwest PDP congress: Makinde supports Arapaja, Fayose backs Olafeso
Taofeek Arapaja, and the immediate zonal chairman of the party, Dr Eddy Olafeso are contesting the zonal chairmanship position and both are backed by godfathers
List: 3 powerful factors that may force Matawalle to lose his seat if he defects to APC
Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state stands a chance to lose his seat if he defects to the All Progress Congresss due to internal crisis in the party.
Governor Ortom apologises to families of slain soldiers
Governor Samuel Ortom has finally apologised to the families of the 11 soldiers killed by gunmen Bonta Village, Konshisha local government area of Benue state.
Attack on southwest: Call Matawalle to order, Gani Adams tells northern leaders
Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba land, Iba Gani Adams, has debunked the claim made by Zamfara state governor, Bello Matawalle, that northerners were being killed.
Good news for PDP as party wins Delta House of Assembly by-election
INEC has declared candidate of the PDP, Jude Ogbimi, winner of Isoko North Constituency House of Assembly by-election, held on Saturday, April 10 in Delta state
Anambra guber: PDP lists 3 basic factors that will help it floor APC, APGA
As long as the Anambra state governorship election is concerned, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) believes it will get nothing less than an all-round victory.
Stop making empty promises to the people - Nigerian governor warns politicians
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has advised politicians in the country to stop making fake promises, stating that Nigerians are already fed up with them.
Dwayne Johnson: 46% of Americans Want Actor The Rock as Next President
A poll released on Tuesday, April 6, by Piplsay has indicated that 46%, nearly half of the US, would support Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson in a presidential bid.
Obasanjo reveals why Babangida annulled June 12 election
Obasanjo said the maltreatment of Abiola robbed Ogun the rare privilege of having three of its prominent sons occupying the number one seat at different times.
Ebubeagu is the name of our joint security outfit with its headquarters in Enugu - South East Governors
South-East governors came together on Sunday, April 11, to have a discussion about the current security challenges with valuable contributions from participants
El-rufai: If my son is kidnapped, I will pray for him to make heaven, will not pay ransom
Governor of Kaduna, Nasir El-rufai, has spoken against the payment of ransom to kidnappers, saying he won’t be involved in such even if his son is kidnapped.
Northerners have sunk lower in all indices of human existence, group tackles Buhari
A coalition of northern groups tackled President Buhari over the “bad governance” and worsening security challenges the country is facing in his administration.
I don't have any reason to leave PDP, says Governor Ikpeazu
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia state has declared that he remains a member of the PDP now and in the nearest future, dismissing rumours of him joining the APC.
Insecurity: Stakeholders, prominent Nigerians give early warning over 2023 polls
The uncertainty has continued to take its negative toll on virtually all sectors, including politics and there are genuine fears it might affect the 2023 polls.
Why I didn't support Buhari's presidency, Yakasai finally opens up
An elder statesman, Tanko Yakasai, has said electing Muhammadu Buhari as president of the country is the greatest mistake made by Nigerians in recent times.