Friday 16 November, 2018
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Category Archives: Politics

Obasanjo “It is also our prayer that the duo of Olusegun Obasanjo and T.Y. Danjuma that have brought sorrow and tears to countless families be made to face the full wrath of the law. We implore your governments to raise these issues before...

By Optimum Times on Nov 14th, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said 2,045 Permanent Voter  Cards (PVCs) had been stolen from its office in Akwa Ibom. INEC’s National Commissioner in charge of Akwa Ibom, Delta and Cross River, Dr Mohammed Lecky, made...

By Optimum Times on Nov 14th, 2018

Jonathan Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to claims by Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo that he left Nigeria with debt and ruined the economy due to the alleged corruption under his watch. The Vice President had during a lecture...

By Optimum Times on Nov 14th, 2018

Atiku Ahead of the 2019 Presidential election, delegates from the five South Eastern States of Nigeria under the aegis of Atiku Abubakar Vanguard (AAV), have assured the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate of their massive...

By Optimum Times on Nov 13th, 2018

  The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, said on Sunday that security agents at the international airport in Abuja harassed him shortly after arriving in the country from a foreign trip. Mr Abubakar...

By Optimum Times on Nov 12th, 2018

Adesina Special Adviser to the President, Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina The Presidency has criticised the concocted controversy over President Muhammadu Buhari’s position on proposed N30,000 by some political actors to score cheap political...

***Condemns Out Come Of Parties Congresses/Primaries, Probes Finances Of Parties By IFEYINWA IKE, Abuja The Nigeria’s House of Representatives has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the Opposition Parties: Peoples Democratic...

By Optimum Times on Nov 9th, 2018

United States Institute of Peace denies predicting victory for Buhari in 2019 The United States Institute of Peace has denied predicting victory for President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 General Election in Nigeria. The Institute in a statement...

Timi Frank Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has described the recent assassination attempt on the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, as a direct vindication...

By Optimum Times on Nov 8th, 2018

The President, Yitzhak Rabin Center for African Development, Dr Nkemjika Ogini has called on the Nigerian government to move its Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, which he described as the undisputed capital of Israel. Speaking at the...

By Optimum Times on Nov 5th, 2018