APC’s congress of crises and threats to party cohesion
Proponents of tenure elongation for the National Working Committee (NWC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) may have thought ahead of the likely danger the party might.
I have no plans to join APGA, says Okorocha
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has debunked trending media reports that he was planning to re-join the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA).
Fajolu replaces impeached Ondo Deputy Speaker
Less than 72 hours after the state congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State, the State House of Assembly, impeached the Deputy Speaker, Ogundeji Iroju, for gross misconduct.
Growing moral opposition to Buhari’s methods
It will be ignorant to assume that the ordinary people in Nigeria are oblivious or unaware of the larger fundamental issues that have given birth to their sense of frustration or angst...
Two-party competition in Ekiti State
From the perspective of definition, a two-party competition exists “when the electorate gives its votes largely to only two major parties and in which one or the other party can win a majority in the legislature.” We currently have a two-party system in Nigeria, not least because the political space is dominated by the All Progressives Congress...
PDP ‘harvests’ APC members in strategy for 2019 polls
The May 5, 2018 Southwest zonal rally of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) held in Osogbo, the Osun State capital, is not just one of the political strategies by the opposition party to recapture power in 2019, it is another means of exposing the many failures of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
Buhari and APC congresses
The intense horse-trading and ploys witnessed in the just concluded ward, local government and state congresses of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have left the party more fractured than united. No political party can be crisis-free; especially when in power; internal squabble and scrabble for who gets what are normal
27 APC candidates aim to succeed Aregbesola
No fewer than 27 aspirants will contest All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship primary election in Osun, Chairman of the party in the state, Mr Gboyega Famodun, has said. Famodun, who disclosed this in a meeting with the aspirants on Monday in Osogbo, said that the aspirants could engage in consultations ahead of the party’s primary…
The Igbo are speaking
The 40 million Igbo people resident in Nigeria and elsewhere, represented by Ohaneze Ndigbo and the South East Governors Forum, will on Monday, May 21, command global attention as they take a stand...
Aftermath of APC congress, scores defect to PDP in Bayelsa
Scores of members and supporters of the All Progressive Congress (APC) yesterday defected the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State as fallout of the parallel congresses held by the party last Saturday.