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25 Jan 2015
THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) attempted to resolve the logjam over her governorship primary in Enugu State when, at the flagoff of the President Goodluck Jonathan’s campaign in the state, it gave Hon Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi the flag.     Pundits say the development is an indication that Ugwuanyi is the party’s standard-bearer in the February…
24 Jan 2015
THE din and commentaries by political analysts give the impression that next month’s election is mainly between the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) and its arch challenger, the All Progressives Congress, (APC). But true as those assertions could be, the reality on the ground in some states is that certain underdog parties could spoil things…
24 Jan 2015
THOUSANDS of residents of Nkanu West local government council of Enugu State on Friday held campaign rally in support of the election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and other candidates of the party from Enugu East senatorial district in the February general election.   Others in the election include, incumbent…
23 Jan 2015
President Goodluck Jonathan’s impressive campaign rallies in some northern states recently particularly in Sokoto State are a pointer that the Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential flagbearer has a strong support base in the region.  IF the crowd that converged on the Shehu Kangiwa Square, Sokoto State, to herald the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaign rally…
23 Jan 2015
Chief Dave Umahi, Deputy Governor of Ebonyi State and the People Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in next month’s election and former state Chairman of the party, spoke to journalists in Abakaliki on politics in the state, among others. NNAMDI AKPA was there and reports. WHAT is your reaction to allegations that your boss, Governor…
23 Jan 2015
Wole Aboderin, an Estate Surveyor and Valuer, ventured into mainstream politics in 2011, when he was director of the Buhari/Bakare Youth Campaign Organisation. He spoke to DANIEL ANAZIA about his supports for the All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) and passion for Nigeria and the youth. WHAT informed your choice to…
23 Jan 2015
By June, the Senate Leader, Chief Victor Ndoma-Egba (SAN) will be the only one out of the six ranking principal officers that will not return. Apparently unhappy with way and manner he was treated during the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primaries, he decided to lie low and calm, although still committed to the course of…
23 Jan 2015
ON January 6 this year, the newspapers were awash with reports of the well advertised meeting between former President Olusegun Obasanjo and market women leaders (the Iyalojas) in the six South West states. The delegation of Iyalojas who met with Obasanjo at the Hilltop Mansion, his country home in Abeokuta, Ogun State, was led by…
23 Jan 2015
AFTER series of preparations for the presidential campaign of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo State, steered by the state PDP Presidential campaign committee, headed by a former governor of Imo State, Chief Achike Udenwa, the President and Commander –In- Chief of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, and the PDP’s Presidential candidate in February…
22 Jan 2015
Christian Chukwudozie Udechukwu, a representative of Nigerians in the Diaspora during the 2014 National Conference in Abuja, fielded questions from newsmen, including Terhemba Daka, on the 2015 elections and criticism against the activities of the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN).  On opposition’s allegation that TAN is peopled by embezzlers the fuel subsidy fund  THERE is no…
22 Jan 2015
MR. Jimi Agbaje, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, at the weekend had his first interactive session with the newsmen on his vision and mission to make Lagos a truly mega city, as presented by Ehichioya Ezomon.  A LOT of money has gone through Lagos, I believe over N4…
22 Jan 2015
AWARE of the ongoing threat by opposition parties to oust the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from Taraba State in February, various interest groups are marshaling strategies aimed at salvaging the party from suffering defeat in the elections.   First, about three interest groups recently converged at the multipurpose hall of the Jalingo Motel, to…


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