Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.



I’m not leaving PDP for APC, says Ekweremadu

18 January 2017, 15:21

Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has dismissed as false, insinuations and reports that the  he could be on his way to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to retain his position.

Related Stories

APC lawmakers stage walkout over Rivers minority leader

18 January 2017, 13:22

Four of the lawmakers elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress into the Rivers State House of Assembly have staged a walkout over the choice of the Minority Leader.

Related Stories

APC lures PDP governors

16 January 2017, 16:02

The All Progressives Congress has begun mobilizing its forces towards encroaching deep into the South-south and South-east geo-political zones ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Related Stories

Police arrest Sheriff’s media aide

18 January 2017, 05:53

Media aide to Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, Inuwa Bwala has arrested by the police.

Related Stories

Former Senate President, ex- Speaker set to dump PDP for APC

17 January 2017, 11:02

Former Senate president, Ken Nnamani and immediate past Speaker of Enugu House of Assembly, Eugene Odo, are among top politicians in the state who are expected to join the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Related Stories

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

PHOTO: EFCC impounds Ali Modu Sheriff's private jet

18 January 2017, 09:13

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)  has impounded a private jet belonging to former governor of Borno State, Ali Modu Sheriff at Maiduguri airport.

Friday, 13 January 2017

PDP warns against attempt to remove Ekweremadu as Deputy Senate President

13 January 2017, 08:25

The Peoples Democratic Party has condemned the call on Ike Ekweremadu to defect to the All Progressives Congress to retain the position of Deputy Senate President.

Thursday, 12 January 2017

Abia PDP Chairman, exco decamp to APC

12 January 2017, 14:01

The Ali Modu Sheriff factional Chairman of the PDP in Abia State, Chidi Nwosu, alongside almost all his executive members have officially defected to the APC.

APC senators urge Ekweremadu to decamp to party

12 January 2017, 15:02

Barely 24 hours after the APC caucus in the Senate removed Ali Ndume as the Senate Leader, the caucus is also moving to reclaim the seat of the Deputy Senate President.

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

PHOTO: APC youths in Rivers burn brooms, coffin engraved with APC logo

11 January 2017, 11:26

Members of the APC in Rumuokparali, Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State who defected to PDP burnt a casket engraved with APC logo and handed over their brooms to PDP state chairman.

Ndume protests his removal as senate majority leader

11 January 2017, 15:06

Former Senate Majority Leader, Ali Ndume  has protested his removal as the Senate leader by the All Progressives Congress caucus.

Rivers rerun: PDP dares IGP to release report on murder of DSP

11 January 2017, 15:06

The PDP in Rivers State has asked the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to make public details of Police investigations on the circumstances surrounding the brutal murder of two policemen last month.

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

PDP staff boycott meeting with Sheriff

10 January 2017, 12:16

Staff of the Peoples Democratic Partyhave shunned an invitation for a meeting with a factional Chairman of the party, Ali Modu Sheriff.

Judge refuses suit to unseal PDP secretariat

10 January 2017, 13:05

A Federal High Court has refused hearing on an application by a Peoples Democratic Party chieftain seeking to compel the police to reopen the national headquarters of the party.

PDP loses many members to APGA in Anambra

10 January 2017, 16:30

At least 500 members of the Peoples Democratic Party in Anambra State have defected to the All Progressives Grand Alliance.

PDP launches “Operation recapture South East

10 January 2017, 17:58

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Peoples Democratic Party in the South East geo-political zone has launched what it termed “Operation recapture South East zone”.

Monday, 09 January 2017

3 APC governors in secret plot to oust Buhari

09 January 2017, 10:05

Three governors of the All Progressives Congress from the North are secretly plotting to replace President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.

Gov Umahi dares Onu, APC

09 January 2017, 14:05

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has dismissed the threat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) of wresting power from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.

APC condemns Fayose for allegedly diverting Paris Club refund

09 January 2017, 17:06

APC in Ekiti State has condemned Governor Ayodele Fayose for diverting the recent bailout of N8.8 billion meant for the payment of backlog of workers’ salaries and pensioners’ allowances.

PDP governor vows to win state for Buhari in 2019

09 January 2017, 17:48

The governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, says Ebonyi people will vote overwhelmingly for President Muhamadu Buhari if he contests any election in the future.

Kwara PDP vows to challenge legality of LG transition committees

09 January 2017, 18:34

The Peoples Democratic Party in Kwara State has said it will challenge the legality of the inauguration of Transition Implementation Committees (TICs) in the 16 local government councils in the state.

Sunday, 08 January 2017

Rivers rerun: PDP demands reinstatement of dismissed policemen

08 January 2017, 08:08

The national caretaker committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has called for the reinstatement of the six policemen who were dismissed over their alleged unethical behaviour during the December 10 legislative rerun election in Rivers State.

Rivers PDP condemns dismissal of police officers attached to Governor Wike

08 January 2017, 20:09

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State has described the dismissal of six police officers attached to Governor Nyesom Wike as the height of injustice.

Friday, 06 January 2017

PDP blames APC for continued closure of party secretariat

06 January 2017, 06:45

The Senator Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has blamed the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the continued closure of its secretariat

Your government will collapse if Fayose is impeached, PDP warns Buhari

06 January 2017, 16:02

PDP in Ekiti State has said the government of President Muhammadu Buhari will collapse if it attempts to impeach Governor Ayodele Fayose.

Thursday, 05 January 2017

Fayose accuses APC of plotting to remove him

05 January 2017, 09:18

Gov Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti on Wednesday accused the All Progressives Congress of plotting to remove him from office before the expiration of his tenure.

Okorocha tells APC members not to share rice with traditional rulers, PDP members

05 January 2017, 15:40

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo told members of the APC in the state not to share bags of rice and the money he gave them as Christmas and New Year gifts with traditional rulers and supporters of the PDP.

APC slams Fayose over allegation of impeach plot

05 January 2017, 15:42

The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has reacted to Gov Ayodele Fayose’s accusation that the party was plotting to remove him as governor before the expiration of his tenure.

Wednesday, 04 January 2017

PDP challenges Abe’s declaration as senator

04 January 2017, 08:01

The Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State has gone to the Election Petitions Tribunal to challenge the declaration of Senator Magnus Abe as winner of the just concluded re-run election in the Rivers South East senatorial district

Gov Shettima wants PDP proscribed

04 January 2017, 10:00

The Chairman of the Northern Governors Forum and governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has called for the proscription of the Peoples Democratic Party.

Anxiety grips presidency over APC governors’ visit to Wike

04 January 2017, 16:03

There is disquiet in the APC over some governors’ visits to Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike and Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel, who are of the PDP.

Friday, 30 December 2016

Wike alleges plot to bomb his plane

30 December 2016, 08:06

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has accused the leaders of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State of planning to bomb him while travelling in a plane.

Former Nasarawa SSG, others dump PDP

30 December 2016, 13:31

Former Secretary to Nasarawa State, Philip Dada has dumped the Peoples Democrat­ic Party to join forces with the ruling All Progressives Con­gress.

Thursday, 29 December 2016

Ikpeazu swears in 17 council chairmen

29 December 2016, 16:10

Governor Okezie Victor Ikpeazu of Abia State has sworn-in 17 newly elected council chairmen.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016

PDP hails Buhari over Sambisa capture

28 December 2016, 11:02

The Peoples Democratic Party has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari over the clearing of Sambisa forest of Boko Haram terrorists and for his dogged pursuit of the war against insurgency.

Thursday, 22 December 2016

Former Plateau Deputy governor, others dump PDP for APC

22 December 2016, 16:01

The immediate past Deputy governor of Plateau State,Ignatius Longjang has officially dumped the Peoples Democratic Party for the All Progressives Congress.

Wednesday, 21 December 2016

PDP tackles IGP over Rivers rerun election

21 December 2016, 13:20

The Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party says it will resist selective investigation into the recently conducted Rivers re-run election.

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Makarfi faction debunks claims of PDP governors’ support for Sheriff

20 December 2016, 07:01

The Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has described as `unrealistic political dream,’ the claim that nine PDP governors support the Ali Sheriff faction.

Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Sheriff accuses PDP National Caretaker Committee of blackmail

13 December 2016, 12:18

The Ali Modu Sheriff-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the party’s National Caretaker Committee chaired by Sen. Ahmed Makarfi of blackmail.

Monday, 12 December 2016

Proposed mega party settles for ADP as its name

12 December 2016, 07:03

Proponents of the new mega party have settled for Action Democratic Party as the name of the new party.

Fayose seeks Trump's help over Rivers rerun election

12 December 2016, 08:10

Gov Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has described the Rivers rerun election as shameful and has requested the US President -elect, Donald Trump and the international community to intervene to save the country's democracy.

Thursday, 08 December 2016

Rivers Rerun: More PDP chieftains defect to APC

08 December 2016, 15:24

The APC believes the defection of Olaka Nwogu and Kingston Sylvanus had weakened the PDP ahead of the forthcoming rerun legislative polls.

Wednesday, 07 December 2016

Rivers rerun: Court verdict widens APC, PDP rift

07 December 2016, 08:04

The tensions between the All Progressives Congress (APC) and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State have widened following differing interpretations of the ruling on the forthcoming poll in Tai.

Tuesday, 06 December 2016

Jonathan's special adviser dumps APC for PDP

06 December 2016, 14:15

Former Special Adviser on Media to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Ima Niboro, has defected from the PDP to join the ruling party, the APC.

Sunday, 04 December 2016

Tinubu, Atiku, Makarfi team up against Buhari

04 December 2016, 11:03

All is now set for the proposed mega opposition party in the country as promoters of the new party have set before the end of March, 2017 for the formation of the party.

Revealed: 40 Reps, 5 Senators parade O’ level certificates

04 December 2016, 12:49

A staggering number of the federal lawmakers got elected  into the National Assembly with Ordinary Level certificates during the 2015 general elections.

APC accuses Wike, PDP of planning to deploy fake army, policemen on December 10

04 December 2016, 18:50

The All Progressives Congress has accused Gov Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and the Peoples Democratic Party of planning to deploy fake security officials during the December 10 legislative rerun election in the state.

Saturday, 03 December 2016

Kashamu asks PDP to prepare for long battle

03 December 2016, 16:06

As the leadership crisis in Peoples Democratic Party rages, Senator Buruji Kashamu has asked members of the party to prepare for a long battle.

Friday, 02 December 2016

Appeal Court adjourns hearing on PDP leadership crisis

02 December 2016, 14:42

The Abuja Division of the Appeal Court has adjourned its hearing in the ongoing leadership tussle within Peoples Democratic Party.

Thursday, 01 December 2016

PDP will continue to cry - APC

01 December 2016, 08:25

The All Progressives Congress has advised senators elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, to cross over to its camp.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Isaac Asabor263
Separating kitchen politics from ...

Like everyone else, I believe that the most popular definition of democracy is “government of the people, by the people and for the people”. Read more...

Submitted by
Bethel Tanifo
Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, ...

Like NDDC Unlike MONDA. This notion is an intuition that does not portend political participation, affiliation, intrusion or aggression but a submission with the intention of completion of the previous administration's noble vision. Read more...

Submitted by
Bethel Tanifo
Nigerian Constitution versus Corr...

The problems of Nigeria is not in its conventional composition, formation, functionality, constitution or treaty, while the solutions are not disintegrations as promulgated by some faiths fanatics and bigotries.  Read more...

Submitted by
Abdulsalam Jubril
Much Ado about Trump’s Presidency

It was unbelievable when the social and mainstream media all over the world began airing the breaking news of Donald Trump’s victory in the most contentious US Presidential elections in recent years. Read more...

Submitted by
Mike Daemon
Nigerian author highlights gay ch...

A new novel by a prolific young Nigerian author features gay characters, which could help increase the visibility of the gay community and possibly lead to greater understanding of LGBT Nigerians. Read more...

Submitted by
Isaac Asabor263
Your Excellency, I will call you ...

Your Excellency, Governor Adams Oshiomhole, as a leader that pays attention to details, I understand that the odd title of this piece would definitely arouse your curiosity.  Read more...