Makarfi blames FG over intimidation, doubts capacity to hold 2019 polls
Former National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has blamed Governor Ayodele Fayose’s attack on the Federal Government.He warned that the conduct of Ekiti Governorship polls would determine the outcome of the 2019 general elections in the country.
Adeyeye finally joins APC, we won’t miss him, says PDP
Former Minister of State for Works and one of the governorship aspirants under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the just-concluded primary for Ekiti State governorship poll, Adedayo Adeyeye...
Makarfi: In Kaduna, El-Rufai took over job of INEC
Firstly, I wish to commend citizens that came out to vote. I commend their perseverance and for exercising their fundamental human rights. I equally want to commend our party men and women, who braved the situation to contest, vote and canvassed for votes in spite of brazen intimidation....
Balarabe, Makarfi, others react to Buhari’s decision to seek re-election
Some Nigerians have welcomed the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to seek re-election in 2019, saying it was a good decision, as it would help consolidate the gains recorded by his administration, if re-elected.
Nigeria needs more capable, committed leadership, says Ahmed Makarfi
Former Governor of Kaduna State Ahmed Makarfi has declared that Nigeria needs a more committed and capable leadership.He spoke in an interview yesterday, when the leader of Northern Christian Youth Forum (NCYF), Ogidi Lawrence, led members of the group to visit him in Kaduna.Makarfi....
Weekly political notes
Former interim chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmed Makarfi, has denied voting for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2015 general elections.
APC crises show it is not ready for governance in 2019, says Makarfi
Former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of not prepared for governance.
Time for ECOWAS leaders to discuss herdsmen crises, says Makarfi
Before I became the governor, for three years I was commissioner for finance and economic development in 1994 till 1997 under the administration of Col. Lawal Jafaru Isa and partly in the administration of Col. Hamidu Ali.
In the PDP, subtle race for presidential ticket begins
Exactly seven months to the period fixed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for political parties to conduct primary elections to pick their presidential candidates, the battle for political relevance is reaching new heights among aspirants within the political platforms. In the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) where optimism about the possibility of returning…