Group endorses Isiaka’s gubernatorial ambition in Ogun
The apex socio-cultural organisation in Ogun West, Yewa Development Forum (YDF), has endorsed the standard-bearer of African Democratic Congress (ADC), Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka, for the 2019 governorship election in the state. Consequently, the group will tomorrow meet with the ADC candidate in Abeokuta to present him a position paper. To lead the high-powered eight-man…
To be rudderless, it’s our choice, says Obasanjo
That Nigeria is still groping in darkness is a "conscious and unconscious" choice of Nigerians themselves, former President Olusegun Obasanjo said yesterday.
Gunmen kidnap Ondo ADC chairman, four others
Gunmen have kidnapped the Ondo State Chairman of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Mr. Bisi Ogungbemi, alongside four other persons in his entourage. The Guardian learnt that Ogungbemi and the four other chieftains of the party were abducted along Oba Akoko/Owo road on their way from Ikare-Akoko to Akure.
Party chairman kidnapped in Ondo
Chairman of Ondo State chapter of African Democratic Congress (ADC), Bisi Ogungbemi, has been kidnapped along with four other persons by unknown gunmen. ADC spokesperson in Ondo, Idowu Akinrinlola, who confirmed the report said Ogungbemi and other victims were kidnapped on Wednesday evening along the Oba-Akoko/Owo Road. Akinrinlola said Ogungbemi was travelling from Ikare-Akoko to…
Kogi 2019: 'Forced out of APC, we found credible alternative in ADC'
A state financier and flag bearer of African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Yagba Federal Constituency, Kogi State, Leke Abejide has said that majority of members of the ADC in the state were members of the breakaway faction of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), who decided to seek an alternative in the aftermaths of the…
2019: APC, ADC in hot battle for soul of Oyo
If politics of carpet crossing and balancing of numbers in the Oyo State House of Assembly is a reflection of where each party stands as of today, then the All Progressives Congress (APC) has a lot to worry about.
Ezekwesili dousing Buhari, Atiku challenge with bloc gender votes
The setting as it concerns next year’s presidential election is getting very complicated. At least by now, nobody could lay a finger with certitude on how the poll would pan out ultimately. There seems to be movement towards a balance of political forces in the polity. Consequently, it is not easy to predict…
Two female aspirants clinch APC senatorial tickets in Adamawa
Two female Senatorial aspirants in Adamawa have secured tickets of All Progressives Congress (APC) to contest for Senatorial seats in the 2019 general elections. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Senator Binta Masi of Adamawa North Senatorial District, who is the only female Senator from the North in the current Senate, was returned…
Gbadamosi, Fafowora emerge Lagos ADP, ADC gubernatorial candidates
Former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Babatunde Gbadamosi, has emerged as the Lagos State gubernatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP).
Akinbade promises good governance
The candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Alhaji Fatai Akinbade, has assured the people of the state of better days ahead if elected as governor.
Oyo Speaker, Minority Leader, others defect to APC, ADC
The Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Mr Olagunju Ojo, the Minority Leader, and five other lawmakers on Tuesday defected to three different parties. The Clerk of the House, Mr Paul Bankole, read the separate letters of defection by the lawmakers during the plenary session in Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…