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Nigerian Politicos Archive


Saraki denies canvassing dissolution of parties

Forgery allegation against Gemade takes new turn deponent alleges forgery


National Assembly shuns private bills, passes 80 others

Adefarati blames federal, states feud on political structure

Many crises of new political groups

Duke gives Efiks deadline to name Obong

Awo, Okpara, Tarka's ideals relieved as UPGA is revived

Why We Broke Away From National Frontiers —Unongo

Osun PDP faults council administration law

INEC chief assures on registration of new parties


Imo PDP chieftain withdraws, accuses party of corruption


Afenifere, NF, UND, others move to launch new political group

NF crisis deepens: One faction forms NDP, another in talks with NSA

Oyo AD crisis deepens

HURI-LAWS, UAD ask MPs to stop SIEC from conducting LG polls in 2002


2003: 10 Govs okay Obasanjo

Afenifere wants Abubakar, others summoned over Abiola's death

Odeda LG chairman commends Osoba's leadership roles

Ex-commissioner drags Ondo state governor to court

Offor, others pledge helicopters, 150 buses to anti-Mbadinuju camp

Legislator absolves Agagu from Ondo political crisis

Finnih appointed scribe of Yoruba Leaders Forum

AIG orders probe of attack on Fourth Dimension members

Yakurr LG boss, councillors oppose planned removal by Duke

Cross River Assembly Whip, Majority Leader resign

Speaker laments frequent change of leadership in states Houses


Taraba LG chairmen shun House of Assembly invitation

Lar warns new political associations to steer clear of Middle Belt

INEC fixes date for Kebbi Senatorial, Assembly by-elections


Adesina vows to support Obasanjo, dares Afenifere

Why North-East insists on Atiku Abubakar as President

Ex Bayelsa Speaker suit: Gov, others say court has no jurisdiction

Adesina says AD will win Oyo, Osun in 2003

Edo APP flays attack on FDN members

Lar warns new political associations to steer clear of Middle Belt

Taraba LG chairmen shun House of Assembly invitation


NF denies election of national officers

Oyo LG chairmen shun ALGON summit in South-West zone

Peace panel begins work on political solution

Thugs attack Aikhomu-led FDN members

LG boss flays composition of A'Ibom SIEC

Handle re-election bids carefully, PDP chieftain cautions office holders

2003: Obasanjo seeks deal with Enahoro

MNR, Enahoro yet to align with any party

Kwankwaso warns religious, political extremists


PDP guber ticket: AD govs tackle Afolabi

Reps visit Ife over communal clash

Nothing can stop registeration of NPF as political party—Izuogu

Akwa Ibom Assembly approves N15bn supplementary budget

Afenifere cautions members on indiscipline

Abia APP threatens boycott of SIEC elections

National Frontiers reorganises

Nation's LG chairmen vow to complete four-year term

Speaker's removal: Ijaw Youths Council warns Bayelsa House

Delta House amends LG law


Reps okay N146b supplementary budget

Lagos Gov, Deputy's face-off: Akerele alleges lock-out from SEC meeting

House summons ITF boss over N200m fund

AD govs not interested in PDP—Adebayo

Edo APP opposes bill to create vigilante force

•••Assembly Speaker orders public hearing

Four S-South govs list reasons for pursuing resource control

Kogi APP endorsed Audu for second term

Makarfi rules out judicial action against 10 suspended LG chairmen in Kaduna


Reps reopen talks on N5.4b presidential jet lDebate on supplementary budget deadlocked

National Assembly’s finance team meets

N2.3b NEPA FUND: I have been vindicated by witnesses, says Ige lAD gives him clean bill of health

Waziri blames party crises on retired military officers

NSA okays Igbo President for 2003

Ondo PDP blames Adefarati for impeachment of LG chairmen

Marshal Harry counsels ACF on presidential bid


MPs hold talks today over new presidential jet

Owambe Govs not accountable to FG, says Ibori

Lagos LG chairmen threaten to sue FG over revenue allocation formula

Adamawa House to probe Demsa LG chairman

Edo LG chairmen, councillors endorse Igbinedion for 2nd term

'Alamieyeseigha not interested in re-election'


Presidency: North East PDP backs Atiku for 2007

North can't wait till 2007— Arewa•Dismisses Ciroma’s campaign for South• North-East positions self

Professionals canvass National Conference

Deputy govs urged to emulate Atiku

The Peripatetic Governors


Location of new LG hq causes tension in Biase LG

Orumba North LG boss beaten silly in free for all fight

Reps condemn Nasarawa, Bauchi crisis, Akume confers with presidency

Afenifere berates ACF over sovereign confab

AD govs not partying abroad, Osoba replies Obasanjo

Ogun Assembly expels member for decamping to PDP

Onitsha people make case for additional LGs


Probe: House releases schedule for oil companies

AD asks govt to expand loot recovery search, defends Ige

Senate flags off hearing on INEC bill

Igbinedion rejects PDP nominees for commissioners

Adesina admits inefficiency of Oyo commissioners

NEPA fund: My hands are big enough for Senate's handcuffs, says Agagu

Akande dclares readiness for public probe in Osun

Kano House Speaker impeached for skin bleaching

Sarunmi berates Lagos PDP leadership

Waziri expresses fear over decamping of Dosunmu, others to PDP

AD urges FG to establish bureau for recovery of looted public funds


NEPA: Senate panel summons Ige, Agagu

Delta House asks Ibori to probe alleged threat to House committee

Kou clans urge Obasanjo to intervene in case with Shell

Senate charged, gets down to business

N2.3b NEPA fund: Senate threatens to order arrest of Ige, Agagu lHow the money was lodged —PERM SEC

Adefarati rejects group's request to seek re-election

11 LG bosses sue Ige, Ciroma over deductions from allocation

INEC allays fears over constituency delimitation in Rivers

Akande begins moves to reconcile with Omisore

Why we voted for a National Conference, by Mbu

Olunloyo tackles Ige over steer clear order on PDP in South-West

AD S-East caucus insists on sovereign conference


Afenifere, NF, Ohanaeze, UND move to form political party July 5

Council chiefs sue governors, assemblies over removal of colleagues

Internal Senate politics not for me, says Ita-Giwa

Bayelsa APP threatens petition over Speaker's plight

Jigawa APP gets new chairman

Enugu PDP endorses Nnamani for second term

Imo PDP holds fund raising dinner June 23

Reps member advocates unicameral legislature


Senate stalls move on National Confab

Muslim president: Igbo youths flay Buhari

Akande seeks indigenes' support on development

Set up caretaker committee for Anambra PDP, group tells national exco

House of Reps asks FG to ban importation of textile, other materials

FG takes over NPEP soon, says Anambra boss

Akinyele blames Obasanjo's poor performance on Nigerian factor

African Centre for Democratic Governance wants true multi-party system

Senate review committee tours S-South, laments frequent clamour for constitutions


Drama as Senate debates N134b extra budget

Pro-democracy activists mark 'June 12' anniversary in Osun, Lagos

Why AD was registered, by Akhigbe

Saraki faces expulsion from APP

New APP chairman sues for party unity in Kano

Adefarati slashes bill on lawmakers' trip

No dictator 'll emerge from PDP in 2003—Olabode George

Delta House Speaker sheds more light on cause of Warri violence

Group forecloses emergence of Northern president

Cross River Assembly passes 13 bills, rejects 2


Monarchs, leaders to meet again over national confab

National Frontiers, NSA to merge

Reps step down bill on Health Scheme

AD, APP alliance will sweep 2003 polls, says governor

Senate panel vows to ensure NEPA meets December deadline

Oyo PDP factions end feud, hold summit

Nigeria may pay $43 billion on $13 billion debt, says legislator


Senate throws out Sovereign National confab debate

Ohanaeze chieftain canvasses all-Igbo party

Senate overrules monarchs' on confab, constitution

Mamman faction of AD sets conditions for reconciliation

Kumo resigns from PDP over expulsion of Awoniyi, others

Court adjourns Speakers' suit

Meroyi dismisses suspension by AD

Waziri restates opposition to new parties

Igbinedion suspends commissioners

Cooperate with Tinubu or quit, AD chairman tells Bucknor-Akerele

2003: CRESSOP urges Obasanjo to support South South bid for presidency

Democracy has favoured Nigeria, says Yobe governor


S-East not marginalised —Anyim

True federalism, solution to Nigeria's problems —Adefarati

Hoodlums invade Ondo PDP secretariat, attack party chieftains


ACF suggests party registration within 14 days

Atiku, Tahir differ on causes of conflicts

Resource Control, SNC mar FG parley with political parties

South-East politicians get new leadership

Afenifere faults Presidential Constitution Review Committee report

Retired General blames politicians for military incursion into politics

AD remembers Kudirat Abiola, wants autonomy for INEC

Itsekiri oppose splitting of Warri South LG

Gemade begins re-election campaigns

10 suspended LG chairmen sent on compulsory leave

No touts in my cabinet, says Igbinedion


National Confab, the only way forward, says Ekwueme

Obasanjo's govt has failed— AD chairman

Senate gets bill on council autonomy

Democracy on course in Nigeria —Abubakar

4 zones back sovereign conference lAs Leaders of Thought meet in Abuja

Democray: Not yet Uhuru, says Okadigbo

My most trying moments —TINUBU

AD raises panel to reconcile Ondo factions

Colourful celebration of democracy in Ogun

Reps may reject changes to NDDC bill

Duke vows to install successor

Ekiti's shuttle in democracy

Igbo presidency: Igboezue makes case for national party


Bayelsa House of Assembly suspends three members

Stella Omu leads Senate as President pro-tempore

All states should control their resources—Attah


Mid-term and democracy dividends


2003: PDP has no magic to win Ondo—Akinmunrele, AD chieftain


Alamieyeseigha urges FG to convene meeting of ethnic nationalities

NF set to woo IBB for 2003 polls

Kwara assembly enacts remuneration law

ERA counsels House of Reps on planned tour of N-Delta


Senate moves to stop cash gifts to members

Abia APP chief counsels on Igbo's bid for presidency

PDP factions clash in Taraba

Obasanjo has failed, throw him out of PDP, says Rimi

Edo councilors may sue House over LG laws

FCC boss accuses state of marginalising local governments

Ebonyi House of Assembly okays 21 more LGs

Abia APP re-organises to win 2003 election

Okadigbo faults anti-graft panel on proposed trial

National Solidarity Association positions for political party status

Makarfi overrules Kaduna House on suspension of 11 LG chairmen

Review of 1999 constitution a ploy to introduce unitary system, says Rivers INEC boss


Arewa tackles Northern govs on public funds

Igbo reply Arewa over statement on civil war

Constitution review: Afenifere shuns Ibadan sitting

Ini PDP urges caution on planned return of LG boss

INEC bill: Senators favour more parties

True federalism solution to our problems, say Ibori, Ubeku

LG bill: Legislators move to settle out of court

Adefarati awards self pass mark, chides Obasanjo

Makarfi alleges plans to cause chaos during 2003 elections

Adefarati gives condition for Obasanjo's re-election

Bayelsa House may query LG bosses over allegations of corruption


Yoruba Council of Elders probes election crisis in Ilaje

Supreme Court can’t hear suit, states insist

Lagos House asks FG, Assembly to arrest food crisis situation

Olabode George condemns formation of state electoral commissions

PDP to expel Tukur, Ibrahim, Etiebet, Ume-Ezeoke

Yoruba Council of Elders urges members to attend zonal presentation of constitution

Alleged corruption: Lagos, Kano council chairmen arrested

Agitation for LGs brews crises in Delta

House wants Ex-Heads of State barred from elective offices

Enugu House submits views to Constitutional Review Committee

Lawmaker warns politicians against self-succession bids

Plateau govt constitutes 96-member elders' forum


Yusuf heads Arewa Forum

Makarfi Backs South-South Agitation for Resource Control

Isoko leaders raise body to screen political aspirants

Obasanjo's Views On IBB Smacks of Hypocrisy - APP Chieftain

North demands reparations over civil war

'Why Obasanjo Deserves a Second Term'

Beware of Babangida, Nyiam warns Nigerians

Enahoro, Izuogu Canvass New Party for 'Progressives'


INEC favours Dosunmu & co

Falae gives PDP wake-up call on economy

Ogunlewe, suspended AD Senator reaffirms loyalty to party

2003: Christians pledge to work against IBB

AD decampees'll face people's wrath —OSOBA

AD chief gives knocks to Nigerian parties

Ahead May 29: Nothing to celebrate —APP BOSS

Oyo North Senatorial district declares Yusuf's Senate seat vacant

Ogunlewe dismisses his suspension by Lagos AD

Don't blame all misfortune on opponents, Osoba counsels politicians

Nwite declares interest in Ebonyi guber race

Edo South Senatorial Progressives regroup, plot how to 'seize' power from c onservatives

Ogboru states reason for joining politics


Senate probes Ige, CBN, others

23 injured, 12 vehicles vandalized in Kwara APP crisis

2003 polls: NSA vows to hijack any party if...

Lagos AD suspends senator

Hope rises as Abdulkadir, AD govs hold talks over crisis

Senator cites presidency, INEC in Dosunmu, others' decamping


Odili wants Edo, Delta in Council of Eastern States

I'm ready for fresh polls, boasts AD boss

Tinubu berates Senate committee chairman over comment on Dosunmu, others

Balogun blames Adesina for Oyo AD crisis

Ilaje Ese-Odo LG: PDP, AD councillors sworn-in for same ward

Afikuyomi explains why he sued Senate, Anyim


Guobadia must quit INEC, says Agbakoba* Gets court order to challenge him

Opposition Leader On Next Bid for Presidency

Igbo Presidency: 'Anyim, Okadigbo are obstacles'

South East leaders back Igbo presidency

Why PDP is losing

Eastern leaders meet, preach unity

Cut Afenifere’s nominees list to national confab, Ooni told

Can PDP stop National Frontiers?

2003: Return of Generals

Anyim Pius Anyim: The burden of office

Retired General as President is an asset, says Senator Ogbeha

Civil society has no confidence in non-military politicians —Gen. Ishola Williams


Decampees must vacate Senate, House, says AD

Ohanaeze raises nine panels to pursue Igbo interests

Why we oppose Senate on councils' tenure, by Mamora

Stop funding campaigns with govt resources, INEC tells parties

AD chieftain wants special bitumen block for Ondo


Rowdy session, as Reps reject bill on resource control

Mamora explains speakers' decision to sue Senate

Three AD senators, Rep decamp to PDP

Ojukwu, Nwabueze, Okadigbo for S-Eastern leaders meeting at Port-Harcourt

No plan to delimit constituencies, says INEC

First PDP boss named as head of Anambra reconciliation committee

Afenifere denies merger with other groups

Human rights activists opt for elective politics

Lagos DPP objects to suit against Afikuyomi

Yar'Adua and the lure of second term in Katsinae



N-Assembly, state MPs at war over LG tenure —36 State Houses of Assembly tackle National Assembly at Fed. High Court

FORMER Senate President Chuba Okadigbo may be forced to apply for contempt proceeding

Afenifere keeps doors open for parley with new political groups

No party can upset AD in Ogun State —Osoba

Reps member, Ogbeide makes case for free education

C' River councillors, chairmen on warpath over plans to block creation of new LGs

APP chieftains want state electoral commission scrapped, berate govt over naira

Adamu inaugurates five-man management committee to run Toto LG

Registration: National Solidarity Association may sue INEC


AD urges governor to revive Abia hospitals

Emerging political groups challenged to declare ideologies

Delta Igbo canvass 42-state structure

Senate: Opposition mounts against Anyim’s leadership

Your govt is worse, Mandara tells Obasanjo

I am not thinking of second term yet, says Adefarati

Nigerians will decide our future, says Isa Jafaru


Senate asks Anyim to publish accounts

Mbadinuju, APP allege threats to lives

Govt deducts N30b from council accounts, says Osoba

Party supporters clash in Zamfara

Officials bar Kalu-for-president canvassers from Govt House

Edo varsity sacks 10,000 students over admission scam


Okadigbo apologises to Senate

Malu & co fired for security reasons —FG*Northern senators protest sack as Gani faults new appointments

Ohanaeze differs Igbo participation in constitutional presentations

Abacha's ex-MILADs, cronies form party

AD launches 10,000 membership cards

Tinubu deserves second term in Lagos State—Lam Adesina

Revenue Allocation: Military culture has blindfolded govt, says Adamu

'River House issues seven day ultimatum to Duke on recall of Auditor-General


Senate asks govt to try Okadigbo, others

Akande challenges PDP to declare party account

Feud over Ilaje council polls claims 10

Gani condemns FG's planned zonal conference

Why progressives haven't ruled Nigeria, by Mbakwe

Politicians converge in Kano for Murtala

Abeokuta North LG chairman accuses Obasanjo of sabotaging plans for his re-election

Resource control: The north sounds jolted, gets practical

Edo House asks Finance Commissioner to sit up

Isoko get Leaders of Thought on political affairs


Why Gemade, others lost battle for second term

Senate panel to assess abandoned steel projects

Ohaneze threatens to boycott talks with Obasanjo

2003: More join Akwa Ibom guber race

PDP's convention and matters arising

Inec lacks power to register parties, says Adesanya in Asaba

Released pro-IBB campaigner demand apology from FG


What Southern governors want, by Tinubu

Court restrains APP from suspending Bafyau, others

State of the nation and tasks before Obasanjo

MPs oppose PDP executive's plan to extend tenure

Speakers may sue senate for extending council chiefs tenure

Senate gets INEC bill on electoral reform

Gana directs enquiries on Okorocha's sack to Obasanjo

Sarah Jibril, Farouk canvass more parties


PDP Convention won't entertain G-12 counter motion—Nwodo

Four years enough for Obasanjo to perform—Senator Albishir

Pro-democracy activist advocates return to 1960, 1963 Constitutions

Senator Adamu Augie, 60, dies in motor accident

Obasanjo approves election of Mayor for Abuja

Senators dissociate selves from resource control saga


Guobadia is a threat to democracy — AD

Balarabe Musa says voters should determine terms of president, governors

PDP perfects plans to win Kogi guber seat

Osun governor backs Ige on resource control suit

2003: Odili's adoption in order, says ex-officio member

APP may sanction Nzeribe

Northern APP govs want removal of electoral commissions in constitution

APP to probe Nzeribe over campaign for Obasanjo

170 legislators suport single term tenure

Delta dep. gov, commissioner held hostage by youths

AD Reps members laud Enugu govt's performance

Anambra Reps members oppose second term for Mbadinuju


APP governors unite against deregulation

Arewa stands for oppression— Afenifere

2003 PRESIDENCY :South plans joint candidate

The trouble with APP, by Yusuf Ali

PDP govs oppose extended tenure for Gemade, others

PRESIDENCY 2003  :Will   Ndigbo support Nwachukwu?

Family petitions Anambra governor over APP chief's death

Move to draft Orji Kalu into presidential race heightens* South-east reps spearhead bid

Obasanjo approves five major projects for south-east

AD, Fawehinmi tackle Afolabi, INEC chairman

William, guber aspirant seeks common front for PDP groups

Katsina PDP holds congress amid row

Igbo presidency: Eastern elders council storms Owerri

Nigeria is ultimate beneficiary of Obasanjo’s re-election— Gov Adebayo

Minister cautions Igbo over agitation for presidency

Why APP is losing members in Kwara' by Jimoh

Igbo Rediscovery Through Self Re-Examination


Deputy Speaker, policemen wounded in Atiku's convoy crash

2003: Anglican Church frowns at automatic ticket for Obasanjo, Govs

Council executives may be dissolved before Dec

Reps summon Chikwe

Senate, experts proffer options

Igbo group makes case for three new states

Oyo, C'River governors in fresh row with lawmakers

Assembly committee on constitution review calls for recommendations

Ali Monguno wants states abolished

Group contests INEC's power on party registration

Afenifere scribe condemns planned AD, APP merger

Mbadinuju and the battle over politicisation of Anambra vigilance group


No Igbo candidate for 2003 polls, says Ajuluchukwu

Order of precedence bill may split Obasanjo, Senators

Constitution, source of friction between govs, deputies says Akerele

Ignore Nzeribe, Gana tells Nigerians

CD wants Adesina to list achievements

Abia plans electoral commission


Anyim, Egwu assure on political harmony in Ebonyi

2003: Arewa'll have say on next president

Anyaoku forecloses presidential ambition, partisan politics

Southern govs meet again in Benin-City on March 26

Tinubu hinges lasting democracy on resource control, true federalism

Agbakoba queries Guobadia's eligibility as INEC boss

Ogunsola remains Kwara APP chairman, says Saraki

2003 polls: Afenifere berates endorsements for Obasanjo

Summit canvasses eight regions, constituent assembly

Oyelese escapes attack by PDP members

'Shagari's autobiography and the inside story, by Isyaku Ibrahim


National Assembly yet to receive N4.5 billion budget

Suspension: PDP caucus declares no victor, no vanquish

Arrest Nzeribe now — Agbakoba

Panel wants one term for president, governors, others

Precedence Bill: Senate set to overrule Obasanjo's veto

AD senators deny decamping to PDP

Okadigbo leads Igbo discussion on 2003 elections, MASSOB

Obasanjo will disappoint sycophants, says Nwosu

Unregistered party sues INEC, seeks inclusion in ballot for 2003 elections

AD leaders to meet on resource control, others

Cross River governorship seat not vacant, says Duke

Kaduna electoral tribunal rejects APP request to nullify Sabo-Gari by-election result


Court hears suit on INEC's power to register party, others

Presidency, Reps Set For War

Ibori warns against acrimony in PDP

Peaceful voters' registration in Ilaje as residents call for extension

Righting the wrongs through group activism

Female council chief dismisses impeachment threat

Sustain Democracy You Enthroned, Win Urges Journalists

Politicians plan movement to defend democracy

Imo AD tackles Udenwa over sanitation

INEC denies N12m bribe in recall of C'River deputy speaker

We are addressing the cause of the conflicts, says Adefarati

What it takes to lead Urhobo, by Okumagba


I'm not in govt to 'eat', Ige tells Afolabi

Obasanjo's Re-election Campaign Kicks Off

OMPADEC was a fraud, says Isoun

Igbinedion Has Failed

APP To Punish Pro-Obasanjo Governors


APP canvasses mass action against deregulation

Narrow Escape For Enugu Speaker

Court stops PDP national convention

Oyo AD factions in free-for-all combat over leadership

Atiku denies report on North east development

C'River AD accuses governor of ineptitude


AD denies pact with PDP on 2003 presidency

Afolabi asks Ige to resign for naming PDP in AD crisis

Arewa stands against fuel price deregulation

Gana, Ezeife others float party

Afenifere restates stand on true federalism

For Bisi Akande, The Worst Is Not Over

Obasanjo's re-election depends on Yoruba mass movement to PDP—Agagu

Akande sued for not handing over power to Omisore

Ex-Speaker calls for free education at all levels

Senate 'll oppose plan to deregulate fuel price— Senator Ovie

New NGO, Edo youths for Democracy emerges

South-West’s only woman council boss removed

Edo PDP endorses Aguele, faction emerges

Journalists shut out at Imo PDP Congress

APP members decamp to PDP in Kogi State


Senate panel disagrees with Obasanjo on fuel prices

CDHR alleges threats to Obasanjo, activists' lives

APP accuses FG of instigating intra-party crisis

AD won't adopt Obasanjo, says Abdulkadir

Omisore vows to act as Osun governor

NLC, others to float party

My position on Obasanjo and Igbo President, by Chinwoke Mbadinuju

Senate panel promises better constitution

Why councils need to be autonomony, by Nwakodo

Borno: Playing politics with hajj operation

The politics of oil: who owns oil, Nigeria, States or Communities ?


1999 Constitution pays lip service to federalism—Osun govt

Osun governor hands over to SSG, leaves for Mecca

APP accuses Delta House over Budget 2001

Group insists on Itsekiri as Delta Speaker

New order on ministers, aides' trips

Labour advocates more parties

Lagos PDP frowns at Williams as guber candidate for 2003 elections

Delta budget is fraudulent, says APP

Labour leaders berate minister over deregulation

I’ve no hand in Ijaw crisis, says Gov Odili

Afenifere, Kusamotu warn against increase in fuel prices


Group warns against installation of non-Itsekiri as Speaker

Judge cautions on bid to recall ex-Deputy Speaker

Senate wants request for eight jets

Integrity, Obasanjo's greatest asset, says Edu

Between IBB and Gani

AD, group support calls for resource control

The long wait for democracy dividends

Has Obasanjo forgotten his sermon on Olumo Rock?


Rep loses suit to enforce House probe

Tinubu slams Northern govs, Gana over resource control

Govt disburses N159.283b from Federation Account

It's too early for 2003 polls' campaign — Anyim

Real dangers to Nigeria's unity, by Tinubu

Bloody clash over suspension of Ondo AD chairman

Ondo youths join call for Adefarati's second term

Ijaw youths give conditions for Obasanjo's re-election

AD, PDP in alliance for 2003 elections, says Otegbeye

2003: Delta Central, South Igbo hold mini rally

Senate panel to review privatisation of NPA


Retired military officers laud Senate's decision to stop ex-heads of state pensions

Groups to float party over resource control

Legislature has no oversight powers , says Agabi

Presidential retreat:Obasanjo urges Ministers to change attitude to governance

Na'Abba backs state police, wants SGF post scrapped

S-South quest for resource control must be realised — Alamieyeseigha

Groups end parley on resource control

Reps begin probe of indicted civil servants

Obasanjo lauds Abubakar lecture series

Ijaw leaders petition Edo House over bid to rename communities

Delta House: Election of new speaker underway

Kwara PDP elders jostle for disputed chairmanship


2003 polls: N-Central PDP Govs get Gemade's nod

Electoral Body Secretary Sacked

Ita-Giwa resigns from senate committee

How Igbo can win presidency in 2003 —Mbadinuju

House summons Gana, Chikwe over Rochas Okorocha

FIDA moves to increase women participation in democracy

Osun Deputy Gov vows not to resign

Group challenges Bode George over Williams' guber bid

A'Ibom Dep Gov gives conditions for re-electing Obasanjo


Maduekwe makes U-turn, votes for Igbo presidency

Oshiomhole warns Govs

Osun: How Ige battled to save Akande

Oyo AD warns against hike in fuel prices

FG/states face-off worries Edo House

S-East MPs will canvass for presidency, says APP Whip


Fuel: House distances self from deregulation

Nwuche, AD chief oppose deregulation

Reps split over move to increase fuel prices

Tinubu canvases new constitution, autonomy for states

Sango returns to Jos, not decided on politics

Stability of democracy depends on durable constitution—Nwuche

We'll keep faith, PDP boss assures on democracy

Okilo makes case for morality in politics

Saraki endorses Lawal for second term in Kwara


Saraki endorses Lawal for second term in Kwara

ALGON wants Senate to specify tenure, others

The president's second term and dynamics of succession

Governor canvasses one term for president, others

AD boss, others laud Yusuf,as family fixes burial date

Sango returns to Jos, not decided on politics


Governors storm Ilorin for talks on 2003 elections

2003 polls: AD shuts door on Babangida

2003:PDP group decries calls for Igbo presidency

AD Senate leader rallies the troops to firm up torn party

Okilo wants six presidents, Mohammed, 108 States

Okilo advocates ‘presidential council system’


AD budgets N500m, seeks end to rancour

Bajowa solicits support for Obasanjo

Why PDP is against SNC, state police, by Gemade

Ondo: AD crisis invokes memories of past political mayhem


Representatives set for self purge

PDP adopts Obasanjo for 2003 presidential election

The South-South: A new vision, advice to political leaders


S-East govs back call for Igbo president in 2003

Atiku, AD chiefs deny pact with military

Senate Packages N50bn Welfare Scheme

Afenifere faults Obasanjo on national confab

Igbo must produce next president, say governors

Ohaneze Ndigbo Encounter, A Credible Beginning

We'll field presidential candidate in 2003, says PDP women leader

Aikhomu Group Will Shake The Nation - Alile

Bayelsa drafts blueprint for senatorial districts

Why Obasanjo must accede to SNC, by Afenifere

Odili's Sermon On Year 2003 Elections

Obasanjo, ministers, scribes for retreat

Oyo PDP crisis resolved, Elders Council inaugurated

Ekiti PDP, lawmaker allege marginalisation in federal appointments

Opposition To Obasanjo's PDP Ticket Foreclosed?


PDP, NCP want Akande, Omisore suspended over contract scam

Reps pass Secret Cult Prohibition Bill

AD to fashion modalities for council elections

Osoba backs bid for new presidential jet

AD raises monitoring panel, as Mamman faction berates INEC

Anambra orders displaced Onitsha traders back to stalls

Northern youths chart new political course


PDP chieftain explains why Obasanjo won't appoint PLOs

Babangida Is More Popular Than Obasanjo

Igbo set to produce next president

IBB - Ojukwu 2003 Ticket?

Kano APP chieftain supports South-East presidency for 2003

Obasanjo: Will He Get Another Term?

Kano State House suspends Bunkure LG chairman


Atiku's men dominate cabinet • Why Ciroma, Ige, Danjuma are retained

Senator explains ADs support for Obasanjo

2003 Presidency: APP shocked by Obasanjo/military alleged pact* Urges inquiry

Fuel scarcity is disgusting, says AD scribe

We are committed to changing Nigeria, says Fani Kayode

Awolowos political family lives, says Afenifere

Outrage over OBJ's new team*Build up to the reshuffle

'Alleged hidden agenda motivated PDP’s constitution amendment'

How Igbo can get out of marginalisation, by PDP chieftain

Who is afraid of ideology?

PDP has not been able to manage success — Sen. Wali

Anambra PDP backs Obasanjo, flays Kalu

Why Igbinedion should forget re-election — Ogiogwa

How far can Obasanjo's new team go? *ROAD


Agbakoba to contest election as independent candidate

Former Enugu House speaker suspended


Arewa moves against Ige, Anenih

National conference coming soon, says Dafinone


Ekiti plans cabinet change, NCP to protest against Akande

Na’Abba in new reconciliatory gesture

Northern governors and quest for national unity

Why they had to go


Obasanjo Forbidden Second Term

MASSOB threatens 2003 elections

APP leader lauds governors call for change of leadership

Obasanjo, Atiku for PDP ward congress

Obasanjo's Re-Election Not Foreclosed By North - Lawal Kaita

Constituency may recall ex-speaker in Cross River

Gains of democracy, priority in 2001 legislative year—NWUCHE

Senator faults governors on resource control, Sharia

Gemade Urged To Sanction Ali

AD chieftains in free-for-all fight at Ibadan

Senate Sets Conditions For Ministerial Clearance


National Assembly accounts for probe soon

INEC set for new parties registration

Edo AD makes case for free education

Two Cross River councils lose maces

Afenifere blasts northern Govs over Fasehun

Northern AD chieftain endorses state police

•••Delta State MP threatens legal action

Ekwueme, Awoniyi differ on 2 yrs of democracy

PDP faults mass sack in Plateau

Tough times await would-be ministers in Senate— AD Leader

Anambra PDP vows to resist govt interference


Board of Internal Revenue Bill divides Ogun House

Obasanjo bids ministers farewell, drops Okupe

Adesanya flays AD decampees to PDP

Anambra PDP crisis: Court stops interference in state chairman's functions

PDP chieftain urges focus on food security


My dad has no political ambition, says Ibb’s son

Saraki’s trouble-shooting mission in Ilorin

‘Why House of Reps deservesto be probed’

Lagos AD refutes story of decamping

‘Southern governors’ resolution amounts to confederation’

Bauchi Council bosses clash with party leaders

PDP plans to snatc h Lagos from AD


NLC forms Labour Party

Shagari resigns from partisan politics

U-50 politicians vow to repeal anti-youth laws

Northern governors urge end to ethnic politics

Oyo PDP asks SSG to apologise over assassination alarm

MP refutes report on S-South govs

Intimidation'll not compel us to probe self, says House Committee chairman


Ohanaeze lists promises of 2001 Budget for Ndigbo

Obasanjo, Will He Get Another Term?

Senate orders Peugeot 406 for members

Cabinet Reshuffle, Ciroma, Anenih, Ige May Retain Portfolios

Enugu governor absolves Obasanjo of blame on Igbo marginalisation

Senator Backs Ogun West for Governorship 2003

Obasanjo Splits Igbo Leaders


Group canvasses Obasanjo's second term, parties warm up for council election

Babangida Could Run For President - House Speaker

Abdulkadir scores Ondo governor low

Seeking A New Social Contract For Nigeria

Marginalisation: South East Legislators, Ministers may clash

Lawmakers to monitor 2001 budget

Abuja May Get Elected Mayor in 2003, Bill for National Assembly Soon

Abdulkadir promises end to Osun AD crisis

To cultivate positive side of ethnicity

Budget: Legislators will insist on faithful implementation, says Kadiri


Ikeja council boss suspended

Anyim unveils Assembly's plan for 2001

IBB’s presidential ambition has no APP’s backing, says Saraki

Decide on retired generals, Shagari tells electorate

Ondo commissioner, council chairmen in row over fund deduction

Group urges mass participation in democratic process

APP yet to recover from alliance backlash

2003: Adiukwu overhauls campaign machinery

New forum emerges to push Kwara’s case


President, at Armed Forces Day, treats Na'Abba, others to anniversary cake

Presidency: Igbo PDP tells North to forget 2003

20 injured as Osun AD meeting ends in fracas

Pro-Democracy Groups Gang Up Against Babangida's Return To Power

APP begins repositioning for 2003 election

Turaki Is Killing Jigawa

North-South governors unite on restructuring, says Adebayo


Biafra remains worthy choice if ...—OJUKWU

Alleged marginalisation: Obasanjo bows to North’s demand

Adesanya, Ige close ranks to strengthen Yoruba

Adiukwu’s admirers in AD decamp to PDP

Pro-democracy groups gang up against IBB's return to power

Abia plans centre for black race

2003 polls: You are on your own, IBB tells patriots

Re-election: Bid to stop Obasanjo gathers momentum *Interest groups in PDP float guidelines


Rep faults demand for state police, South-West AD lauds governors

Southern govs blast FG over constitution violation :Vow to head for court

Council boss gives account of stewardship

PDP Chieftain lauds Obasanjo-over surplus budget

Edo House Speaker asks FG to declare stand on disputed oil fields


Senate panel moves to ensure probity at NDDC

Tinubu, Osoba storm Enugu amid fuel scarcity

Arewa forum blames insecurity, fuel crisis on corruption

Politician Advocates Voting Rights for Expatriates

CD rejects monarchs for national conference

Diette-Spiff Counsels Advocates Of South-South Presidency

Deputy governor denies gubernatorial ambition


No hope until Nigerians vote for integrity, says governor

Scribe blames split in Arewa Forum on Obasanjo

Edo Speaker, Obadan flay call for release of Bamaiyi, others

PDP to deliberate on Ekwueme's report Jan ending

Southern governors move forward, fine-tune strategy

Igbinedion faults LG bill passed by House

Atiku pledges support for Ndigbo agenda


Southern Attorneys-General meet on federalism, other issues

Labour won't shy away from politics, says Oshiomhole

Why Senate delayed 2000 budget, by Kuta

Agenda for Southern governors’ meeting ready

Cleric berates politicians over dividend of democracy


North won't support Obasanjo for second term —WADA NAS

North Can't Try A Coup

'PDP will not sanction agitators for resource control'

Men to watch in year 2001

Fresh Plot Against OBJ

Sharia: New push for split of Kaduna


Executive-Legislature face-off MPs resolve to concentrate on duties

Adesina lauds performance by AD governors

Why IBB May Come Back

Senator assures of improved poverty relief scheme

Why They Are After AD

How Obasanjo, Assembly came round to the 'new deal'

Ekiti governor pledges to replace withheld jeeps

Na'Abba's Tormentor

AD's Unending Trouble


Nigeria's victory is sure, Obasanjo sings

Afenifere, YCE face-off: Alayande threatens to shun Adesanya

Okogie urges action on electoral promises

Chairmen oppose creation of new councils

Anyim admits democratic problems, urges unity

Activist faults Arewa, northern governors on release of Al-Mustapha, others

Ademowo preaches national unity

PDP may intervene as crisis between Katsina, councillors deepens

2003: Oil Producing Areas group chief tells Obasanjo to forget South-South

Jostling for 2003 election too early, says governor

AD urges governors to give priority to citizens' welfare

Senator wants probe of auto crashes involving ministers


South-South bid for Presidency in 2003 hot up

INEC warns against creation of many LGs

AD chief explains row between Emir, Ilorin chiefs

Senate to Probe Presidency

AD chieftain denies Obasanjo's involvement in party crisis

Impeachment :Onitsha North LG hq sealed up, re-opened

South-South should produce next president —Marshal Harry


Decoys, Scapegoats And The New Democracy

‘Kalu shouldn’t bite the finger that fed him’

Presidency, Senate differ on Police Service Commission

Oru East All Peoples Party Chief Cautions Critics Of Obasanjo

Wole Awolowo may join politics again

Court quashes suspension of Taraba Speaker

Ebonyi House Committee Indicts Local Government's On Account

Anambra Chairmen Pass Vote Of Confidence In Mbadinuju

Abdulkadir was neverconvicted, says AD scribe

Why states need legislative bureaucracy

Edo MP Urges Colleagues To Support Resource Control

Governor Sues For Unity Amongst Parties


My govt wont fail, says Obasanjo

Ex-milad, 400 others in Ogun State join PDP

Legislators Overshoot Vote for Foreign Trips, Contingency 

BCC: Senate committee shelves trip to Indonesia

Fresh violence in Lagos, Kaduna averted• Over Abacha’s son, Mustapha•25 arrested•Security forces placed on alert

Odili explains states' failure to get oil blocks

Let's forget monetary compensation for past injustices—Latinwo

The Men Who Control Nigeria

Obasanjo acts like a sole administrator— Senator Kadiri

Politicians intensify preparations for 2003 polls

Issues and politics of Middle Belt-Niger Delta pact

••Why we can’t sanction him — Chief Whip, House of Reps


Orji Kalu expresses bid to seek re-election

Eastern youths warn against Anyim's removal

PDP: Na'Abba faults Ekwueme's report—Vows to hold public hearing on bribe scandal

Adesina accuses northern moslems of fanaticism, discrimination

Wise men from the East

How PDP went to the dogs

Reps resolve to expose persons behind bribe scandal

APP chieftain flays call for resource control

How to manage Nigeria's diversity, by Anyaoku

Politicians have failed the nation —Okogie

Our findings, by Ekwueme panel —The verbatim Report

We have learnt our lesson, says rights body boss

UNDP boss gives recipe for survival of democracy


Obasanjo now a democrat —Mantu

South-South insists on producing next president

Fresh facts on N12m vote for MPs emerge

‘Adefarati’s government has failed Ondo State

Delta House suspends Okpe LG boss for two months

How to take Nigeria out of the woods


MPs re-order Budget 2001* Slash recurrent expenditure from N414.2b to N397.8b

Ministers Who Want to Be Governors

Reps to pass appropriation bill today

Senate okays Ugochukwu as NDDC chairman

Enahoro Scores Parties Low

Executive, MPs face-off would have been resolved if... —Ekwueme

I Have Strong Emotions for Federal Capital Indigenes –– Bwari

Imo gets new electoral commission boss

AD Govs allege distortion of reports on revenue formula

Long Faces All Over

AD crisis: Abdulkadir challenges Mamman's suit


Abia House considers four-year term for LG chiefs

Layi Balogun: Who Did It Again?

Kalu, George may debate on Obasanjo's performance

Presidency, Kalu's conflict caused Onyema Olujie's substitution

Don't Come To North, Oyo Governor Warned

Speaker debunks allegation of fraud, as principal officers resign

Survival of democracy depends on mass media


Presidential aide’s rice gift causes stir in Senate

Resign Now, Adefarati Tells Abdulkadir

PDP constitution proposes 5-year tenure for Gemade,others

South-South and the search for an ally

36 state govs drag Obasanjo to court •Over alleged illegal deduction of allocations

New Political Grouping Emerges

2003 presidential election: Northern AD set to rebuff IBB’s comeback bid

I wouldn't accept the responsibility if I were Oputa. . . supports U-50 hundred per cent —Justice Aguda

PDP crisis: Brokering truce by presidential fiat

Okadigbo’s 'relief' and Anyim’s burden of reconciliation


PDP can't toy with Nigeria's destiny —Obasanjo

'Obasanjo's Bid For Second Term an Insult'

NDDC boss: Senators soft-pedal

...As Ilorin Indigenes Affirm Yoruba as Lingua Franca

Budget 2001: South-West sidelined, says Afenifere, South-West-East marginalised, says Ohaneze

Ministers and the gubernatorial seats

South-east Legislators Kick Against Budget 2001

Kwara Assembly Impeaches Two Officers

Ohaneze Ndigbo reads riot act on Budget 2001

Deputy Speaker Tackles Obasanjo On Budget Implementation

Court defers ruling on bid to recall Anambra MP

Here Come Nigerian Senators, the Lords of Impeachment


New political party emerges

Officials' suspension top agenda as PDP executives meet

Delta AD boss lists programmes

Lamido: The fears, anger and disappointment over his motive

Akande canvasses voting rights for Nigerians abroad

‘Executive, legislature yet to serve the people’

Nnamani restates supremacy of people's will

Anyim gives recipe for foreign debt reduction

Delta House bans campaigns for dead Speaker's seat

Politicians woo NUPENG

No stopping the House probe, insists Yar'Adua


Court restrains PDP over suspended members

AD crisis ‘ll be resolved soon, says Jafojo

N54.5b projects recommended for 109 senatorial districts

Fresh executive, legislature face-off looms

There is only one AD, says Guobadia

Bayelsa presents N35bn budget estimates to House

Na’Abba replies Obasanjo

Two PDP chieftains make case for restructuring of polity

Ogun governorship: Yewa politiciansflag off campaign


Why Budget 2001'll be delayed, by Senate

Signs Suggest "Stormy Party Meeting Coming Up

Vandalisation: Bayelsa Assembly passes motion for enlightenment campaign

Eastern Region Leaders in Crucial Talks

Nigeria's successful democracy to influence Africans

Democracy and external debt management

Explosion story at Govt House false—Bayelsa APP

Expert Identifies Causes Of Executive-Legislature Feud

From the Presidential Villa A Coup Against Ministers?

Adesanya absolves AD governors of non- performance

Delta House moves to elect new Speaker

Inciting the Old Against the Young

Yar’Adua taught me to be loyal—C-Rivers Dep-Gov

Constitution doesn't give room for compromise —OGUNLEWE


Adesanya assures on resolving AD crisis

Why I'm Not Losing Sleep Over Impeachment- Anyim

Waku denies moves to impeach Anyim

Northern AD leaders rally round Abdulkadir


PDP crisis deepens as Police seal up secretariat

North in search of a leader

Squandering of the Yoruba goodwill (2)

Abdulkadir Is A Disgrace To AD

Abubakar, Northern govs are hypocrites —AFENIFERE

And The Battle Goes On

Okadigbo group summons Anyim, gives conditions for support


Crisis looms in PDP, as disputed NEC meeting holds today

Senate "NICON Group" gives Anyim deadline to change leadership style

Culture, Nigeria's greatest asset, say Atiku, Anyim

Why Afenifere became socio-political, by Akinfenwa


Obasanjo to sack ministers with guber ambition

Middle Belt wants own identity says Lar

No plan to unseat Anyim, say senators

Reconciliation Moves Hit The Rocks

Obasanjo cautions ministers on political ambitions

Na'Abba explains non-implementation of Habitat Agenda

Groups react to plot to remove Anyim

Taraba Assembly suspends Speaker

Okurounmu Slams Obasanjo Government

Ekpo Bassey, detained AD chieftain, misses bail again


Senate asks FCT minister to defend budget tomorrow

Abdulkadir gets ultimatum to clear self of alleged fraud

Lagos Assembly faults reprisal threats by northern governors

Presidential Committee Faces Serious Complaints

North Protests Fasehun's Release Intensifies campaign for reprieve for Al-Mustapha, others

OPC replies Arewa over Lagos crisis

Habitat forum campaigns for democratisation of grassroots governance

Enugu Lawmaker Suspended

'House Has Evidence Of Alleged Presidential Bribe'

Detained Politicians Loses Battle for Bail

Jigawa Deputy Governor Escapes Death

We must return to the 1963 Constitution’ Adedeji speaks on the way forward

FG Urged to Woo More Women Into Politics


Budget 2001: North get N74.5b, southN59.2bs- South-East gets least allocation

Stay Off, Falae Tells Aso Rock Aspirants

Urhobo mobilises people for future elections

Rumbles In Ihe Senate

Obiaruku community asks Ibori to fulfil election promises

2003 Presidency: Atiku Intensifies Drive For Northern Support

 IBB's regime, his verdict, and history's say


Delta House Speaker, Megbele, is dead

Senators Tackle Obasanjo Over 2001 Budget

Falae, Olorode, others advocate ethics for politicians, six-state structure

Senate refers budget to committees, adjourns to December 12

Obasanjo Releases N2bn To National Assembly

Court remands Bassey, AD chieftain, in prison custody

Obasanjo Urged To Overhaul Cabinet

Young politicians meeting not a gang-up, says Igbinedion, Waziri


Let's have Igbo president in 2003 —Ex-House speaker

Falae to politicians: You have failed

Oputa panel hears case against Gowon's govt

Youth Group Seeks Support for IBB

Senators insist on probe of budget execution

I’m not involved in any shady deal, says Balogun

Reps summon Gaius-Obaseki over N10b discrepancy in NNPC records

Mustapha lied, say Yoruba monarchs

Akande, legislators mend fence

Rivers LGs boss accuses Houses of usurping functions

PDP can’t dethrone AD in Ogun

Legislator says no crisis in AD


Reps okay 2001 Appropriation Bill Dec 14

Governor suspends Enugu North council chiefs

Enahoro, Adedeji advocate National Conference without the govt..

Gemade refutes report on presidential ambition

Okadigbo speaks on executive, legislative face-off

Reps end debate on budget December 14

Odili advocates business ventures for parties

Gemade disowns report on 2003 presidential polls

National Assembly gets bill on spillages

Osun lawmakers threaten to reject Akande's budget proposal

Nnamani suspends Enugu North LG boss

Once again, human rights take the centre stage

Political ferment in the North


Senate set for talks on 2001 budget

House Is Nigeria's Only Hope, Says Nwuche

AD: New executives’ absence stalls hearing

Pa Olawoyin Buried in Kwara... AD governors absent

AD crisis: Court orders Mamman to serve notice on interested parties

Northern group pledges to abort return of Babangida, Buhari to power

God Will See Nigeria Through, Says Obasanjo

Ahmed Sani for presidency

Day Atiku United The North

Cross River Police arrest AD chieftain for sponsoring violence

The Northern Governors' Threat

Survey indicates Lagosians’ contempt for politicians

Why the Obasanjo Govt Has Performed Below Expectation - Senator

Removal of Ebonyi Chief Judge is an abomination


Nobody can impeach me —GOV AKANDE

Awo's Associates Re-unite At Olawoyin's Burial

Amalgamation of North, South act of God, says Obasanjo

80 council chairmen referred to police

Arewa to deliberate on detention of Abacha's son

Senate wakes into a season of ideas

South-South plans political party to pursue resource control

North-south dichotomy threatens ID card project

APP starts process to recall MP

Afenifere Denounces Four AD Governors...Says they are rebels

Assembly Speakers frown at non review of revenue

Na'Abba Warns Against Squelching Of Dissent

Gov. Akume woos Gemade, Waku, others

PDP Female Leader Criticises Lagos Govt

Intrigues as Kwara guber race hots up

‘We will pursue resource control constitutionally’

Grudges in Oyo over new board appointments


Why June 12 mandate was not actualised, by Akinyemi

Senators argue over N168b core  projects

Refrain from Unguarded Statements, Adesina Tells Office Holders

Media and church are partners in progress — Bishop Adebiyi

The breakdown of religious harmony — Awoniyi

Executive/Legislature tango: Political and tribal hue of corruption

Between Afenifere and AD, by Abdulkarim Daiyabu


Bribery: MP asks IG to arrest Na'Abba

Ruling Party Factions Clash In Northern State

Na’Abba: Northerners Prepare Obasanjo’s Political Coffin

AD: Mamman asks court to nullify Abdulkadir's election

Temi Harriman gives Na'Abba ultimatum on committee job

Group of northerners protests moves to remove Na’Abba 


Congress moves against FC, Lawmakers


Bribery allegation: Court orders Na'Abba on House members

Kudos to the House of Representatives

No regrets serving Abacha, says Al-Mustapha

Probe of Na’Abba begins

Adesina tackles Northern governors over comment on Lagos mayhem

Atiku denies eyeing presidency, admits founding Arewa forum 

MPs defer debate on Budget 2001

Atiku denies nursing presidential ambition

Court orders Reps to report bribery charge to police

APP factions clash in Zamfara

Lam Adesina, Benin monarch berate Arewa Forum 

Assembly gets bill on sovereign conference

Anyim's Senate of Irrelevance

Mamman quits constitution review panel


Power Shift: Not Yet Uhuru

War against Na'Abba over —ATIKU—I and the Speaker are now one

Senators Murmur Against Anyim

Gana warns Obasanjo's critics

Gov Adamu and the Nasarawa Experiment

Resign, MP tells Mbadinuju

Of Nigeria and the Biafra Spirit

Osun crisis: Lawmakers reject AD peace committee

Na'Abba in the Session of Solidarity

PDP seeks new slogan to woo South-West

Absentee Senators and Undistinguished Session

Abia INEC boss makes case for new census in 2003

NDDC Board: Reps Reaction, An Infantile Outburst


Reps in fresh N2m bribe saga

What I don’t understand about Prof. Omoruyi — David Mark

Adesina Predicts End in Afenifere–AD Impasse

Babangida Eyes Presidency Again?

Why I Backed out of NADECO –Gen Adebayo

Obasanjo tasks Nigerians over democracy; confers national honours on 340

Leave AD Alone, Adesina Tells Adesanya

Lawal Vs People's Advocate: The Bitter-sweet Road to Peace

What the Middle Belt Agenda should be — Hon. Abba Moro

Three Forwer Commissioners, Legislative Assistant Detained

Na'Abba, ever So Intransigent

Waiting for democracy dividend, by Peter Enahoro


Diverse opinions will form new constitution —Na'Abba

Falae counts out Obasanjo in AD crisis

AD governors betrayed Awolowo —Jakande

Presidency Withdraws Na'Abba's Security Aides

Ekwueme, Na'Abba meet

MP denies governorship ambition

Jakande's recipe for national recovery

Gana Alleges Plot to Destabilise Govt

Bayelsa launches peace campaign

Na'Abba backs calls for restructuring

Tinubu advises AD chairman to steer clear of Yoruba politics

Ex-administrator Joins Politics, Declares for PDP

Congress moves against FG, Lawmakers

AD wades into Ondo House impeachment crisis

Kogi: Emerging pattern in 2003 governorship race

Poor knowledge blamed for legislature/executive feud


Yoruba elders, Arewa, Ohaneze hold talks soon

Akande laments state of Osun crisis

Senate shifts budget debate

Anti-Na'Abba group renews bid for probe

Politics of new Naira notes

Abdulkadir in Lagos, parleys with Adesanya, Oyekan

President meets with Yoruba Council of Elders

Osoba flays retired military officers over comments on democracy

Police tighten security around Ondo Assembly

Abdulrazaq denounces nomination of few women for jobs

Adesina allays fears on AD crisis


Coomassie, others set to rid north of Almijiri

Nigerians Not Familiar with Legislative Activities - Toyin

Opposition alleges victimisation by Na’AbbaOpposition alleges victimisation by Na’Abba

Political Leaders From Across The Spectrum Discuss Future

My election severs AD from Afenifere —Abdulkadir

Open Letter to Yakubu Gowon

'Obasanjo Not Behind AD Crisis'

Councillors Vow to Sack Chairman

Ojukwu Calls For Sovereign National Conference


Govs, MPs meet on Nigeria's future

Anyim, young leaders meet on power control

Obasanjo's Government, Most Corrupt-APP Boss

Senate probes councils

N-Assembly incompetent to amend constitution —OJUKWU

Gowon, Nwabueze prescribe path to durable democracy

AD Begins Fence Mending

Ekwueme panel demands documents relating to House probe

Ojukwu calls for National Conference

Kaka advises deputy Govs. to obey their bosses

Bribery probe polarises House

Afenifere, YCE Battle For Recognition

Imo legislators in a free-for-all fight

Bribery was a reality, says Deputy House Leader

Enugu AD boss thanks members over successful conduct of congress

Why we oppose House investigation on bribery allegation’

Mamman is Obasanjo's stooge, says Northern AD

Transforming the Nigerian Polity: Imperatives of leadership

Lawmaker canvasses better legislature-executive relations

Taraba speaker, deputy escape impeachment

Obasanjo - Na’Abba gulf: Ekwueme’s intercession and its dialectic

Stiff opposition mounths in Katsina over creation of councils

The South-South caucus and the bribery allegations against Odili


Peace reigns, as Obasanjo presents budget to Assembly

NCP vows to contest polls

Oyo, A' Ibom fault purchase of vehicles for councils

Adesanya denies backing Mamman, hinges stand on truth

Deputy governor averts impeachment moves in Ondo House

Dariye seeks revival of Middle-Belt, Edo ties

Fasanmi, Adebayo laud Abdulkadir's election as AD boss

Na'Abba, Rep disagree on probe of NNPC

‘National Assembly crisis won’t derail democracy’


PDP orders Obasanjo, Reps to keep the peace

Obasanjo shuns joint budget session—Proposes N894.2 billion

Lagos Speaker Dares Adesanya ... Says AD does not belong to Yorubas alone

Obasanjo, Na'Abba face-off worries Ekwueme

Mamman files suit against Abdulkadir, as PDP defends Obasanjo

Centre warns against North-South dichotomy

Delta House orders Uvwie LG boss to swear in councilor

You Are Crippling the Economy, Reps Tell Obasanjo

Odili cautions against registration of new parties

History on hold as Bush, Gore breast tape

Senate, House ready for joint meeting with Obasanjo

Police Foil OPC Invasion of National Assembly

Bribery: MP alleges threat to life

Osun House divided over governor's impeachment bid

Mamora laments House's show of shame

Senate ignores Lagos Assembly's letter on emergency

Ige alerts over past military leaders' antics

Obasanjo defers budget bill address, goes to Kaduna

Legislator sues Speaker over alleged irregular election


Ethnicity: Bane of Nigerian Politics

Alleged bribery: Court stops Reps public hearing

Obasanjo, Assembly trade claim on budget bill

Ekwueme panel to sit in camera

Some of Our Governors are Not Informed -- Charles

‘Yoruba Council of Elders is long overdue’

House panel on NNPC releases sitting schedule

PDP Government Has Not Performed – Rimi

... Probe is Illegal, says Okupe

Group decries Rimi’s allegations on Lar

Atiku Abubakar and the Northern Question


Quit now, Na'Abba tells Obasanjo

Representatives send delegation to pacify Odili

INEC okays Abdulkadir as AD Chairman

Lagos crisis: Obasanjo’s reaction unfortunate, says Opadokun

Akande must go, say Osun lawmakers

Senate, House deplore shift in budget address

Reps: Rivers LG bosses back Odili

Atiku, Mantu, others float new northern body

APP wants allegation of bribery against exco probed

PDP to punish erring official

The twists and turns of AD’s National Convention

Senator okays House rowdy session

Plot to probe Na'Abba thickens

My case against Gov Adebayo’s convention committee —Yusuf Mamman

It's diversionary, says Falana

Na'Abba asks Obasanjo to resign, APP urges probe

They are disgruntled elements —Gov Niyi Adebayo

The President’s cane


Mamman, Abdulkadir emerge AD ‘national chairmen’

Our stand on self probe to save House —NLC

Legislator Argues For Stronger All African Legislative Union

Sharia re-launch is putting cart before horse, says

Reps bribery allegation: Odili pledges to appear before neutral panel

Anti-Na'Abba Reps stage a walk-out

Lagos Exco "Moves" To Abuja

New calculations in AD National Convention

Edo House rejects motion for national conference

I'm ready for probe over bribery allegation says PLO

21 Osun lawmakers sign impeachment notice for governor

19 Northern Houses of Assembly to meet over Na'Abba

Cabinet shake up imminent in C'River


Reps in 3-hour fight over self-probe—Allege N500,000 bribe to each Rep
by executive —What House did was show of shame —OKUPE

Presidency, Odili deny bribery allegation

AD: Adebayo, Yusuf hold separate conventions

The case against regional fundamentalism

Arewa Forum holds talks over Lagos mayhem

Senate gives condition for budget presentation

AD Convention: Court declines to stop presentation of Lagos delegates

Reps in violent session over Na'Abba

Group makes case for S-South presidency in 2003

Why gains of democracy elude Africans, by Falana

Niger House passes vote of confidence on Na'Abba

Benue House Speaker makes case for Union of African Parliaments


Reps threaten Budget 2001—Anti-Na'Abba members' rank swells; obtains 217 signatures

Lagos riots not sponsored by Yoruba leaders, says Tinubu

FG Responsible for Fuel Scarcity, Says APP ...Insists on Obasanjo's resignation

A Senate of absentees at sittings

President Obasanjo, Anyim, Na'Abba in crucial talks

AD Convention: Yusuf, Song team up against Abdulkadir

Court adjourns suit against five legislators

NLC mobilises women against Na'Abba

Senate to ensure legalisation of inter-religious body

PDP chieftain debunks northern leaders' claim of marginalisation

Tinubu vows to fight anti-democratic forces

AD has transformed to national party—Odu

Shun self-centredness, Adegbite urges legislators


Rep asks court to compel arrest of Na'Abba, others

Obasanjo/Na’abba’s rift: PDP’s truce bid failsFeud referred to national caucus

Ozekhome Stresses Need for Sovereign Confab

AD seeks national outlook, pledges credible opposition

I will respect the people’s verdict, by Adamu Song

PRESIDENCY IN 2003 What the Igbo want by Nwabu

Why I want to lead AD, by Salisu Musa

Amuwo-Odofin Boss Happy Over Local Government

Rule of law essential for democracy, says Obaseki

Bumpy road to convention

Why I Want to Be AD Scribe -Imo

Chieftains who are jostling to lead the party

The fight to remove Na'Abba reaches critical stage

APC Chieftain Slams Danjuma

AD’ll emerge from confab stronger, by Ohaneye

Borno House dismisses NBA's ultimatum on governor's removal

AD needs credible leadership, says Opadokun

The Politics of Census Figures

How Governor Kachallah Escaped Impeachment


I?ve No Ambition to Return to House Now ?Buhari

Rioters torch Borno Assembly complex

Reps join issues with Obasanjo as NLC insists on 14-day

Fawehinmi wants Babangida arrested

Corruption And Nigeria's Overseas Image

Why I turned down Obasanjo's offer —Falae

Reps flay president's comment on House leadership

States Should Have Own Constitution Saraki

Ex-deputy governor elected Ogun AD chairman

The Political Parties Exist in Names ?Iwuanyanwu

Mbadinuju removes Nsobundu as head of education body

Impeachment Axe Dangles on Osun Governor

Rivers House moves to probe past govts

Musa Endorses Probe for All Executives

The problem with Afenifere, by Adewale Thompson

House Would Not Probe Itself--- Ohuabunwa

Confusion as Lagos AD congress factions elect own delegates

Obasanjo and the Basis for Unity

Why they're jealous of fenifere— Ayo Adebanjo


Southern Speakers meet to discuss resource control, others

2003, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida Versus Pres. Olusegun Obasanjo

Reps in uproar over calls for a probe

Assembly to get 2001 budget next week

Lawmaker Slams Federal Government Over Fasehun's Arrest

Why we want our own LG —Ipele community

Police insist on probe of Na'Abba

Middle Belt Not North - Col. Madaki

General Gowon Comes Under Attack

Reps fault Senate on NDDC nominees

Covering Up the Past

Mbadinuju not eyeing second term, says aide

Armed Police Deployment Causes Stir At Cross River Assembly

Na'Abba Warns of Threat to Democracy

National conference is the only panacea to violence — Senator Afikuyomi


Conduct Bureau to probe Na'Abba, others

Ex Military Ruler, Babangida, Justifies Annulment of June 12 Election

Na’Abba accused of disloyalty

Musa alleges plan to install stooge as AD chairman

Reps to hold public hearing on Abuja's status

‘PDP working to resolve Presidency, House feud’

Three Senators May Be Barred From Holding Office

NADECO chiefs regroup in Lagos for Adebayo

In Lagos, Presidential Delegation Declares No More Blood Will Be Shed

Police accuse lawmakers of advance fee fraud

AD Stalwart Denies New Party Rumour

Nwankwo, Madaki canvass restructuring, credible opposition

Middle Belt, part of North—Saraki

Na'Abba Concerned Over Impeachment Threats

Anambra PDP crisis resolved

Osun lawmakers allege ethnic harassment by NDLEA

AD congress: Oshun denies favouring any candidate

Lawmaker cautions against change of Nasarawa capital

How ethnic emotions overwhelmed senators


Nigerian Workers Wade Into Police, Assembly Row

PDP 'll ensure participatory democracy — Gemade

Three candidates in battle for AD chairman

Anyim, others list gains of IPU Conference

Assembly Rejects Forced Islamic Studies

Council chiefs want to stay four years

Kure attributes failure of PAP to politics, insincerity

Babangida On the Block

Anyim urges team spirit in nation building

Reactions To Governor's Broadcast On Sharia

Hard Won Reconciliation

Osoba denies favouring section of state

What Ibrahim Alfa told me about Abacha, by Soyinka

Reps chide Senate over self probe

Enough Is Enough - Atta

Ogun AD gets elders' committees to resolve party crisis


Let Nigeria split, says angry Waku

Peace in Kaduna, Markarfi’s joker

Adesanya denies assault by militants

Obasanjo Turns Down Sovereign National Conference

Dilemma of South-South governors

Northern leaders parley to secure peace

Jos, theatre of political decisions

Politician urges public officers to emulate Adamu

We cannot afford to abandon the struggle — Gov. Igbinedion


Senate grants President emergency power over Lagos

Adebanjo, Akinyemi reply Gana

Calm returns to Lagos*Tinubu visits victims, consults with Northern govs

Al-Mustapha petitions MPs over restriction on visitors

Federalism, centralised election top report on constitutional review

Curfew in Niger over Lagos crisis *Adesanya, Ajuluchukwu, others react

Lagos lawmakers on peace drive

YCE: Thompson replies Olunloyo

Obasanjo, Na'Abba parley

Reps to summon Minister over demolition in FCT

LG congress of Lagos AD holds smoothly


Gowon asked not to accept Arewa leadership

Arewa forum urges probe of Lagos, Ilorin clashes

Gov Adamu carpets S-South on oil wealth

Anyim gets chief of staff

Phantom coup: I warned Obasanjo—Abubakar

Anambra speaker denies role in Okoye's recall bid

Olunloyo warns against rival Yoruba group

Anyim wants more assertive role for parliament

Clark, PDP chieftain urge FG to rehabilitate N-Delta roads

Group flays IBB's claims on democracy, human rights

House of Reps condemns Lagos killings

Osun governor blames low performance on debt, military

Why OPC attacked Hausas in Lagos — Arewa

We are committed to success of democracy —NAMANI

Lagos House divided over invitation of soldiers to quell crisis

Politics of NDDC nominations

Okigbo: A salute from Ndigbo


Reps pass no confidence vote on Anenih

AD ward congress: Adesina escapes mob attack

Senate okays Isoun's nomination

Ubani, Na'Abba's aide sues four Reps

Violence: Lagos orders police, military patrol

Political undertones of Obasanjo’s visit to Rivers State

AD faction condemns party ward congress, petitions committee

APP urges probe of clashes

Senate President welcomes sponsored bills from operators

Govt to convene National Conference soon, says Nwosu


House refutes report on budget

AD factions to withdraw suits as congresses begin

Jeeps for LG bosses arrive

June 12: IBB still adamant

Rep sues Na'Abba others over probe of oil firm

Middle-Belt governors may form forum

MP sued for seeking gratification

'Population Activities Are Not Well Co-ordinated'

David Mark denies involvement in June 12 crisis

Drugs: House panel seeks report on members

Ondo House passes confidence vote on Obasanjo

Sharia takes off in Kebbi Dec. 1

Democracy enhances the military , says deputy governor

Disquiet In Assembly Over Police Action


We Are Not Contesting With The North, Says Tinubu

Ndigbo dump confederation

Northern Pressure Group Sends 'Peace Mission' To Yorubaland

The Untold Contracts’ Story

As The North Digs In, Prospect For Dialogue Brightens

Obasanjo should have dialogue with North, says Balarabe

At the House, Frontier of  Battle Changes

PDP Chieftain Cautions Nigerians Over Na'abba

Babangida's Men Converge In Jos

Oil Well Politics

The Many Questions for Mr. President

OPC Warns Members Over Politics

Obasanjo, PDP leaders meet on party culture

Legislators Propose Four New Emirates In Katsina

How Southern Governors Saw Their Meeting

Plans to disrupt AD congress uncovered

Northern Governors Back Arewa

Weekend Special

Obasanjo, PDP leaders meet on party culture

Buhari storms Oyo Govt House

AD panel sets terms for voting

The Scramble for Nigeria


Obasanjo to Falae: ‘I want you near me’ *Raises hope on bitumen exploitation

North Rallies to Upstage South in 2003 Polls

Arewa faults police invitation to legislators

US poll: Gore, Bush pledge support for Nigeria

Northern East Reps allege executive's 'ploy' to avoid probe

Old and young in Yoruba politics

Okigbo: A man of pure intellectual sense

House North-East caucus declares support for Na'Abba

Kaduna Won?t Adopt Sharia, says Governor

Federalism and the Southern Governors’ Forum

Northern elders fault Police invitation of legislators

NLC set for battle over politicians' pay

AD Convention Committee Pledges Fairness

Federalism and the Southern Governors’ Forum: Reactions of some governors

Sharia: Kano Assembly Members to Visit Kuwait, Others

NEPU leadership clarifies position on party committee membership


Move to begin Sharia in Kaduna hots up —Govt sends 7
bills to State Assembly

Middle Belt leaders applaud governors' summit

1967 State creation was my idea, says Dappa-Biriye

Northern Clique Thwarts Reps Self-probe ? Senator

Police can invite legislators—NWOSU

Anyim defends Senate's stance on police invitation

Group Alleges Financial Graft in Lower House

Edo House wants ex-military leaders excluded from Council of state

Arrest of 24 over Intra-party Violence Confirmed

Presidency advocates all governors' forum on Sharia, others

House of Reps 'll probe indicted officers — Masari

Mbadinuju dissolves executive council


Tempers rise on IG's move to quiz Na'Abba

Ezeife denies membership of new party

Tinubu tasks Southern govs on federalism

Probe: Police invite Okadigbo, Anyim, Na'Abba, 60 Senators

President To Flee PDP, Form New Party?

Political storm over ID card

DP at home with the President's style, says Nwodo

Southern governors unite on Sharia, VAT

Okoko, Ijaw leader condemns Obasanjo's call on Afenifere, Ohanaeze

Council bosses may sue govt over tenure

Southern Governors End Meeting With Vague Communiqué

61 senators opt to shun police invitation

I doubt if the North is opposed to ID Card —Commodore Ebitu Ukiwe

PDP Executive Committee May Dissolve

HID Awolowo, FRA, Akinloye, others in Yoruba Council of Elders

Northern Youth seek probe of past leaders

...Opposing it is opposing development — Chief Jimmy Imo

Obasanjo Should Be Fair to All - Fasehun

Presidency can't stop our parley, say governors

APP won't be join proposed Northern party, says scribe

Northern rights group flays Arewa Forum over rift with FG

We’re not in a hurry to return power to the North—Senator Onyeka Okorafor

Reps move against IG's interrogation of Na'Abba

Obasanjo, House And NNPC Probe


We aren't guilty on N2.7b houses—KUYE

Southern governors meet to forge common front

Na'Abba, deputy get 48 hrs to step aside

Presidential Advisor Rebuts Charges Of Corruption

Gani, Olurin, Ezeife disown Northern party

Mazrui Explains North-South Views

Police say Nzeribe is yet to substantiate allegations against Okadigbo

Minister tells panel how N2.96b houses were bought

It's all lies —D-SPEAKER

Our case against Na’Abba, by Reps

Legislators Still Maintaining Illegal Foreign Accounts, Senator Charges


Ministers' houses: Reps panel may summon Shinkafi, Jakande, others

The North feels betrayed — Tanko Yakassai

Push for AD to dump zoning

Anyim and a Senate in the image

North floats new party •Co-opts Gani, Beko, Olurin, Utomi •Ezeife, PDP topshots also enlist

Thugs disrupt constituency briefing in Ilorin

Nigeria cannot escape national conference — Ola Vincent

Thumbs Down for Obasanjo

Governors meet in Lagos tomorrow

Federal cabinet shake-up likely this month

Middle-Belt Forum faults North’s claim on power shift

Presidency, Assembly slash legislators' pay

Grievance against Obasanjo is all over the country, by Balarabe Musa

Riot act to Obasanjo splits Ohaneze

Senate President Anyim’s New Deal

Why Obasanjo, ministers stayed away from Yoruba summit At last, a Southern solidarity

Abubakar berates proponents of national conference

PDP chieftain warns Senate on Kuta report

Anyim to House: ‘Probe yourself’ •Anti-Na’Abba forces regroup

North has virtually been crippled— Musawa

Govt. encourages legislators to break the law—Sen. Ogunlewe


Govt denies N2.9b vote for ministers' houses

Presidency defends large cabinet

Waiting for democracy dividends

No probe, no peace —REPS

For First Time, Woman As Chief Whip

Senate ends debate on Kuta report

Northern leaders berate Afenifere, back Obasanjo

Kuye blames Bunu over N2.9bn houses

Bayelsa governor insists on resource control by South-South

Absence of case file stalls MOSOP leader's trial

Senate refers Kuta's report to new panel

Benue House asks Akume to dissolve cabinet

Delta House orders Ndokwa East LG to return Hq to Aboh

Balarabe Musa calls for parley between Obasanjo, north

How Obasanjo should tackle the Arewa Consultative Forum, by Omo Omoruyi

Yusuf, Yadudu in NEPU mobilisation Committee

Old and young in Yoruba politics

Court adjourns Enwerem's suit

40TH ANNIVERSARY BOYCOTT: Obasanjo, Shagari, IBB, others in talks


Northern Reps back Na'Abba, oppose probe

North May be Realigning

Surulere councillors to invite Chief Judge over charges against chairman

The Polity Is Still Shaking Ambassador

AD may announce convention date next week

Nzeribe, Kuta Report And the Presidency

Group advocates forum for Middle Belt governors

Not Yet a True Democracy

Esan community seeks new council

North-west Political Leaders Reaffirm Faith in Nigeria

Again, executive bills take centre stage

Nigeria, corruption and Transparency International


Kuta Report: Nzeribe petitions IG, Attorney-General —Reps say he is the 'evil messenger'

N1.3b council funds: Minister replies Osoba

Reps put Presidency on notice over fuel importation

Court orders arrest of PDP leader for contempt of court

INEC urged to register independent candidates

Senator accuses Obasanjo of marginalising S-East

Assembly Probe: Nzeribe seeks arrest of Okadigbo


How Obasanjo okayed N2.7b houses —REPS **Reps benefitted from same scheme, says FCT

Kuta Report: Senate is a logjam

Okupe, Obadan react to ex-leaders' absence at independence celebrations

Why we call another Yoruba meeting— ELDERS

Conference lists measures to safeguard democracy

President Wants Senators Accused of Corruption To Face Trial

Northern youths blast Arewa group

Councillors advocate new revenue formula

Northern Politicians to Meet in London

Undercurrents at the pan-Yoruba congress

Independence: Emphasise on unity, Nnamani counsels

Southern Politicians Arrogant, Says Former Northern Governor

Borno council bosses sue legislators over 2% deduction


Senate may vote on Kuta report this week

Interrogating Nigeria's founding fathers

Na’Abba absent at Independence Day celebrations

Labour parleys with Reps, insists on probe

Shagari, Buhari, IBB’s emissaries to meet Obasanjo •Over rift with North

Tinubu blames Nigeria’s woes on bad leadership

Senate holds hearing on human rights

Nigeria: From NNDP to PDP

Senate travel abroad to verify debt

All efforts to have a unified Nigeria have failed—Akinjide

The challenge of our liberty By Hon. Ghali Umar Na'Abba

Olawoyin, Fasanmi, Adebayo, others blame failed leadership for Nigeria’s woes

‘Why Abuja is in a muddle’

We must have unflinching faith in democracy

NNPC probe takes Executive, legislature back to the trenches

The Lagos race course: Crossroads of a political heritage


Senator alleges plot against government

No ID card, no Yoruba votes, says Adesanya

Executive Can't Escape Probe, says Dep Speaker

South-South federal MPs warn Obasanjo on delay of NDDC

Oputa panel begins hearing in October

APP moves to withdraw from Obasanjo's govt

Monarch, lawmaker insist on probe, lawyer sues Na'bba

Nigeria celebrates forty fool years

Ekiti PDP Factions Differ on Dissolution of Executive

PDP members use acid to settle scores

Igbo Day: Time for Sober Reflection

Arewa forum is a pressure group, says Senator

We want to break the cycle of poverty and instability - Gen.

Honoured in Enugu, Anyaoku relives contact with Abacha

Catching up with the past

Reach Out to Other Power Bloc, Yoruba Advised

Go public with your facts, Omoruyi tells David Mark


Police must prosecute indicted senators, says Nzeribe

AD National Convention: Waiting for INEC?

Borno house, chairmen battle over council law

Probe: Rep sues Na' Abba, others

Sharia: the Politics of Control

As Yoruba leaders meet in Ibadan

Kuta Report: Okadigbo, Nzeribe Exchange Words

PDP Chides Critics of Obasanjo's Debt Cancellation Crusade

Impeachment, Tool Used to Disgrace Ndigbo, Says APP Scribe

Post-transition elections are challenging, says Guobadia

Obasanjo And the North

Council chiefs deplore exclusion from accounts committee

Katsina PDP Protests Imposition of Chairman


SENATE N175M CONTRACTS SCAM: Nzeribe indicts Na'Abba

Oil licences: House replies Obasanjo

Bayelsa Assembly accuses govt of hijacking state fund

AD faction accepts non-recognition of National Executive Committee by INEC

Lafiagi advises PDP leaders on Kwara chapter crisis

Musa, Otegbeye, others fault INEC on registration

Fifth Pan-Yoruba Congress: Time for a race to make hay


Adesina warns Arewa Consultative Council against provocative utterances

House monitors budget, faults implementation

AD may sue INEC over dissolution of executive, says Mamman

Reps challenge Obasanjo over oil contracts

Gowon, Atiku lead push for new North

Agitation for new parties and challenges facing INEC

Fawehinmi restates presidential ambition

Why we pardoned Ige, by Opadokun

INEC's dishonourable —AD

Oil licence allegation: House asks Obasanjo to mention names

The Senate probe and I, by Sam Aluko

Accept criticisms, APP chairman tells FG

Delta APP wades into council crisis

Assemblymen want oil licences, says Obasanjo


PDP replies APP on Obasanjo’s alleged poor performance

Okadigbo’s group plots Anyim’s ouster

President may withhold assent to precedence bill

FG not truthful on nation's finances —Razaq, APP chief

Adesanya accuses INEC of bias

PDP outlines truce terms for Obasanjo, Na’Abba

Back Against the Wall

Youths group to transform into party

INEC intervention exposes AD gladiators and their underbellies

Owo people will choose their ruler, says Ajasin’s daughter

NATIONAL ID CARD: North’s fears over 2003 polls

PDP is no threat to APP govt in Borno —Majority Leader, Abdulkarim

"Duke has no hand in speaker’s impeachment"

Oil Politics and Environmental Hazards

INEC should resist the opposition — Ezeife

Using National ID Card as voter’s card is wrong — Kaita

Truth commission bill’ll be initiated in Senate — Senator Alih

North’s fears are justified, by Ajuluchukwu

Kwara South decry neglect

Weekend Special

North backs MPs’ attack on Obasanjo

APP's attack on Obasanjo ill-motivated, says PDP

Eletu seeks NEC intervention in Kwara PDP crisis

Senate begins probe of executive

Towards resolving the crisis in Imo state PDP

Today is independence Day —Abubakar Tafawa Balewa

Senate, Executive now at peace — Mantu

Let's build a united Nigeria—Yakubu Gowon

Ex-Speaker's aides resist attempt to retrieve cars

The North’s grouse


Na'Abba heads African group as C'wealth legislators meet

Arewa alleges sidelining of the North

Nigeria: Looking up to America in Vain

Waiting for Abia's fourth Speaker

Why Senate Must Review the Kuta Panel Report - Sen Dansadau

For the parties, no peace in sight


Resign now, APP boss tells Obasanjo

Ebonyi Assembly wants suspended chairman recalled

Kano alleges marginalisation

Ibru: Absence of defendants, lawyer stalls proceeding

Obasanjo advised to focus on economy

Edo Assembly adopts measure to stem lateness

Katsina House sets up committee on UBE

‘Solution to Nigeria’s problems lies in true federalism


Senator Adesanya report of rival Afenifere

Politics is God?s Calling - Mbang

INEC may appoint caretaker committee for AD

A president's many hurdles

PDP's NEC wades into Anambra leadership crisis

Governor Osoba warns LG chairmen not to deal directly with FG

Borno Assembly investigates corrupt council bosses

Abia Speakership Job up for Grabs

Detained PDP chieftain granted bail in Zamfara

Alayande denies heading new Yoruba party

New twist in Anambra PDP crisis as exco endorses sack of chairman


MP wants CBN's clarification on missing debt files

Threat to Probe Fuel Importation Jolts Aso Rock ...As presidency lobbies Reps to backdown

Akande, Speaker criticise politicians’ pay

Lawmaker, others warn against troops deployment to Niger Delta

PDP warns Osun governor to make peace with striking workers

Anyim for Commonwealth business forum

Plateau's contract probe report gathers webs

AD chieftain, Eric Aso laments crisis

Monarch intervenes in Ekiti PDP crisis

Sharia has reduced crime rate in Zamfara, says Governor Ahmed

Council Boss Defends No Confidence Motion on the President

C'River House tackles Duke over electoral promises


Governor, speaker frown at new pay

Obasanjo accused of ingratitude, North’s marginalisation

PROBE: Na'Abba blocks Reps access to records

Problems With Leadership And Party, Says PDP Secretary-General

Self probe; A house in the eye of the storm

APP dares PDP over threat to govs

Nobody influenced Kuta Panel– Senator Osunbor

Senate Okays National Assembly Service Commission

Zamfara Sharia legal system is adulterated — PDP chieftain

Speaker angry over member’s criticism

House Members Blocking Financial Records In Probe

PDP 'll soon collapse —Babangida

Benue legislators shun sitting despite Speaker’s presence

Southwest, root of AD's crisis, says Egolum

Ekiti PDP Boss Reclaims Seat Amid Gunshots

Insincerity, the bane of AD, says Nathaniel Aina, party chieftain

We Did Not Offer Bribe to NLC, ? Rep

Should INEC control political parties?


Reps okay probe panel on fuel importation

National Assembly suspends sitting

Restructuring Afenifere

HOUSE CODE OF ETHICS: Twists and turns of a probe

Vote of no confidence can't remove Obasanjo, says Gana

Making governors' association work—An American perspective

Senator slams Aluko on N4m contract

The House of Ghali Na'Abba

Kebbi lawmakers orders indicted LG chairmen to refund N7m


Probe: Reps bribe union leaders— Oshiomhole—Na'Abba okays 56 chairmen of committees

PAP: Aluko drags PDP to court

Allies Battle to Save Governor Kwankwaso?s Job

Senators divided over Idris Kuta Panel Report

Kaduna Assembly begins probe of own finances

Senate resumes debate on Kuta report

Executive, legislature face-off good for democracy, says Zamfara's Gov Sani


Politics of probe

Gemade accuses Zamfara, Kebbi of victimising PDP members

House of Reps' Split Personality

Don't plead for my release, says detained PDP chieftainy

Legislators order council's accounts frozen

Obasanjo's rule yet to benefit Nigerians, says APP chairmanship

Have the Legislators Been Fair?

Legislature can only appropriate, not disburse funds — Tayo Oyetibo

Senate invites Martins Kuye over 2000 budget figures

Temporary speaker presides at Abia house of assembly

Reps Allege Forgery

Council scribes protest new pay


Revisiting conference of ethnic nationalities

Anyim under pressure over committees

AD kicks against deadline for national convention

Kalu back, seeks more Christian participation in politics

Assembly angry with Bunu on FCT land allocation

Nobody can recall me from Senate, says Aluko

Resolution of Abia Assembly feud not in sight

Senate resumes debate on Kuta panel report

Senate leadership rules are weak, says Ali

Why Legislature-Executive crisis will continue


Senate softpedals on screening of members’ credentials

Bauchi Council chairman accused of forging certificate

We Must Maintain Our Independence

Don't fight Obasanjo Ohaneze warns Anyim

White Paper on Kuta report coming

PDP is a vote winning machine, says Dan- Musa

Reps can't run away from probe —Sen. Dosunmu

President Gani? Yes!

INEC insists on ultimatum for AD convention

Witch-hunting or house cleaning?

Obasanjo remains president at the pleasure of the North, says Abdulkadir

Removed C/River Speaker, deputy go to court


Atiku berates state legislators over graft 

SENATE LEADERSHIP: Okadigbo bounces back to "power"

Jinadu proposes assembly-sponsored bureaucracy

Probe campaigners map plot against Na’Abba

AD may re-zone chairmanship to South


Students issue Reps 24-day ultimatum to conduct self-probe

Lagos House Speaker lauds role of legislature

M.T. Liman, Stella Omu emerge as Senate Leader, Whip

Gov desina calls for self-probe by Federal House

New C'river House Speaker, Deputy sworn in

Uproar in Kaduna Assembly

Senator accuses Anambra of using Bakassi Boys for politics

Orji Kalu urges House to resolve feud

Cross River Speaker, deputy impeached

House Code of Ethics Waiting to sing the redemption song

I’m not Tinubu’s candidate, says Ogunleye


Reps order audit of all govt accounts
*House motion mandates Auditor-General

Violence in Zamfara between APP, PDP

Senate okays Liman as new leader

Senator Aluko denies embezzling N74.2m

Court adjourns Okadigbo's case against Kuta

New Senate leadership urged to close ranks with Okadigbo

C'River House Speaker, Deputy sacked in rowdy session

PDP elects new Senate Leader Yesterday

Crisis rocks Anambra PDP over resignation of chairman

House of Reps gets N2b

Lawmakers' proposed probe of executive 'll fail—Aya

Fawehinmi calls for change as NCP is launched in Lagos

New parties can’t gain ground before 2003’


Reps tackle executive on fuel; okay probe panel

Only auditor-general can probe us, says Na’Abba

Legislators ready to work with executive — Sen. Dogowa

PDP senators fail to elect principal officers

Probe: Aide says Obasanjo has nothing to hide

Senate: Debate on Kuta's report resumes lAluko defends self

Rep alleges ministers’ overtures to oust Na’Abba

House of Reps planned probe of executive unconstitutional,
says ex-Senator


Senate resumes debate on Kuta report

Senator Advocates One Term for President

Senate probe sets high standard in governance—PLO

Federal Government Releases $20m to National
Assembly In Gesture of Reconciliation

Adesanya, Falae, Ige asked to intervene in AD crisis

Group decries legislators', presidency face-off

Senate committee on gas deplores lack of gas policy for Nigeria


Na’Abba: Impeachment plot thickens

Reps divided over probe of executive

Let's investigate once and for all —Hon. Anyanwu

House summons Sanusi over sacked CBN workers

Okadigbo aborts Senate's moves to discuss Clinton's speech

NA' ABBA —The politics of probe

The leadership is not corrupt — Hon. Ofodile

Na’Abba is hiding something — Hon Abubakar Sadiq Yar’Adua

Northern AD backs Gov Adebayo-led convention committee


Kuta alleges plot to kill him

Reps goof over N2.9b housing grant —KUYE

Okadigbo, Ita-Giwa open defence

Okadigbo, others may be prosecuted

A'Ibom PDP chieftain asks FG to probe how allocations are spent

Panel studies list of 61 houses bought by Presidency

Vote of no confidence is a weapon against Obasanjo —LAWAN

Reps to probe executive

2nd Governors' Forum Can they see clearly now?


FG okays prosecution of Okadigbo, others *Senate opens debate on Kuta's

Reps move to probe N2.9b housing grant to ministers

Senate votes out party leaders

Speaker's aide, PLO differ on ADC's arrest

Bauchi House summons SSG over relocation of institute

Clinton's visit: Lessons for political leaders

Water politics hurts Festac


Senate defers debate on Kuta report

How to tackle militia groups' menace, by Lagos Speaker

Rivers House Speaker states reasons for demolition of Rainbow town

National Assembly, stadium contracts: Architects may go to court *Ikeja Airport too


“I Will Fight Back”: Says Okadigbo

The visit is to Obasanjo, not Nigeria —Sen. Afikuyomi

...We need you — Anyim

Visit has more political implications than economic —- Prof. Asika

CAN dares Na’Abba, Reps over vote of no confidence


APP orders senators to refund excess allowance

Presidency frustrated Banigo, says Senator Brigidi

Okadigbo hands over to Anyim, leaves N831m

Vice President Atiku accuses state assembly of extortion

Nzeribe affirms senators got N5m each for furniture


Reps defer debate on vote of no confidence

Anxiety over Senate contracts probe report

Senate rejects panel's request for nationwide tour

Chidinma Ibegbu House of Reps Cannot Escape Probe, Says Mbang

Senator Okpozo canvasses law against decamping

Clinton: Reps shift battle with Obasanjo

NBA Condemns Executive- Legislative Feud

Suspended LG boss to refund N9.8m

Court orders withdrawal of privileges from ex-Abia Speaker, deputy

Co-operate with N/Assembly, Mantu Tells President

Senate gets team on Clinton’s visit


Reps debate no confidence vote on Obasanjo today

New party woos IBB, Shagari

Reps Deny Supporting Fuel Price Hike

Reps move to discredit Obasanjo

Senate clears Chief Whip of contract inflation

23 Senators Yet to Submit Certificates for Screening

Obasanjo congratulates Mantu


Battle for Senate Leader begins

Chuba Okadigbo's sins, by PDP •He became vindictive and arrogant •Betrayed colleagues

Senate worries over Kuta panel report

APP vows to sanction senators involved in contract scam

Protesters in Adamawa seek council boss removal

Kaduna Refinery: Assembly to probe N17b job

What Anyim must do to hold the Senate, by Senators

How we out-smarted anti-probe forces — Kuta

Contract scandal a national embarrassment says Tukar

Senate President can emerge on monthly basis —Sen. Nwite


Anyim emerges new Senate president *Ibrahim Mantu okayed to deputise

Dr Okadigbo accepts his fate

The Investigator: Senator Idris Kuta

Crisis Rocks Surulere Council

The change from Okadigbo to Anyim

Assembly bans cameras, conversations, reading at

Na'Abba sets up body to review constitution

Anyim apologises to APP, AD senators

Reps pledge to back new Senate president

Kuta refutes reported request for file by police

Na'Abba Under Pressure

PDP Clears Aluko, Owie

Senate probe panel members visit Obasanjo

PDP hails Senate over choice of Anyim, Mantu


PDP okays Anyim for Senate

Reps shun debate on Senate crisis

Mbata elected Acting Senate President

Okadigbo back in Senate; NLC mounts pressure for trial

PDP tips Anyim, Mantu for Senate President, deputy

How Law failed Okadigbo

Senate: Let's move forward, Ohaneze scribe advises

House panel to probe abandoned digital phone

New Senate President emerges today

All not lost for Okadigbo —Mbadinuju

Senate probe is beginning of anti-graft crusade, says Nwodo

What I went through, by Idris Kuta


Anti-Okadigbo forces get new facts

Senators impeach Okadigbo, Abubakar, Mamman resign

Anxiety, tension at Senate session

I Lost Confidence in Senator Kuta During Testimony -Senate Director

Obasanjo, Gemade deny role in Senate saga

Assembly plans seminar on executive, legislature relations

Senate to Probe Okurounmu's N185 Bribery Allegation


Senate finance director faults panel's findings

Decision on probe: Senate urged to be fair

Enwerem may regain Senate Presidency

Okadigbo says Kuta's report is phoney

Tight security at National Assembly

Kuta Panel rejects N185m bribe

Okadigbo boasts of drama, sorrow as Senate debates Kuta's report

Separate defense for Okadigbo, Abubakar


Senate panel member alleges bribery attempt

Probe seeking Reps change game plan • Opt to publish fraud details

National Assembly Clerk, others may escape sanction


Embattled Senate leadership politicks with Probe Report

Senate Presidency and Igbo politics

Race for Senate Presidency:  Senate caucus tips Wabara

How N16m Christmas gifts were spent, by Abubakar

Senate ‘ll come out clean, says Senator David Mark

Why House shunned probe of its leadership

Senators speak on the self-purge

First female speaker faces impeachment threat


Debate of Kuta panel’s report begins next TuesdayDebate of Kuta panel’s report begins next TuesdayDebate of Kuta panel’s report begins next Tuesday

Uproar as Reps back Na' Abba

Missing Kuta's report stalls Senate debate

Commission without Character

Ita-Giwa threatens to sue Kuta panel

Senate Probe: Findings, conclusions and recommendations

Senate debates report on Tuesday


PDP leaders meet ahead Senate panel's report

Senate begins screening of anti-graft panel members

Mantu absolves executive in Senate probe

Lawmakers probe member's utterances


Wabara, Nwachukwu, Anyim position to replace Okadigbo

Okadigbo lied on M175m contract, says senator

Reps Panic Over Probe Of Contracts

Probe That May Mar The Senate

I didn’t award street light contract — Okadigbo


Gani, Agbakoba Laud Senate Probe Committee

Senate Probe: Okadigbo's Testimony Before the Panel

House Members Risk Sanctions over Contracts

I am Innocent, – Okadigbo


Aluko lied, says Enwerem

Abubakar, Waku, Owie deny contract scams

CONTRACT SCAM: Aluko lied, say Enwerem, Abubakar, Waku, others

Okadigbo’s deputy defends N35.9m welfare package

Tinubu warns lawmakers against contract award


Senate spends N7m on gardening, says member

13 Senators share N319m contracts

Those who shared Senate N650m contracts, by Aluko—Shagari chides MPs

I am innocent says Chuba Okadigbo

Senate may invite Babangida over $4 billion debt buy-back deal

Senate raises panel to probe membersSenate raises panel to probe members

Why I can't honour Reps' summon, by Anenih


Senators begin testimony today

Senate Probe Unveils Can of Worms• Contract scandals rampant

Assembly probe told how N30.6m insurance deal was sealed

‘Gani, Usman Agbakoba, got N15m to defend Okadigbo’

Reps Split over Enquiry

Senate probe sends shivers to House of Representatives

National Assembly Awards 44 Illegal Contracts •Okadigbo, others testify today •Gani, Agbakoba, Usman paid N5m each


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