Araraume gives condition to back winner of APGA primary
All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) governorship aspirant in Imo State, Senator Ifeanyi Araraume, has promised to support whoever emerges...
Maku urges Igbo to stop travelling out of resident state for voting
The National Secretary of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Labaran Maku, has urged all Igbo to desist from travelling to their own states of South-East for voting during election.
APGA alleges sale of PVCs in Nasarawa State
The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Nasarawa State has raised the alarm over the alleged buying of Permanent Voter’s Cards (PVCs) from women in the state. APGA national secretary, Labaran Maku, raised the alarm yesterday while addressing a Catholic women conference in Agharagu. His words: “There are some persons who are going about the…
Bianca’s stepchildren and the Ojukwu legacy
I was invited by Emeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu, the ex-Biafran leader to review his book, “Because I am Involved,” which was launched on Thursday, July 20, 1989. The book was dedicated to his children – Emeka, Mimi, Okigbo and Ebele – as well as to his father, mother and “the poor and needy whose anguish ensures my…
Maku urges FG to investigate shoddy schools contracts in Nasarawa
The National Secretary of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Mr Labaran Maku, has urged the Federal Government to investigate shoddy schools contracts in Nasarawa State.
Imo indigenes endorse Nneji for APGA ticket
The Association of Imo indigenes in diaspora have endorsed Mr. Frank Nneji as All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) flagbearer in the 2019 governorship election in the state.
Diaspora PDP chieftain joins APGA
A founding member of the United States (US) chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Charles Maduka, alongside about 300 of his followers, have dumped the party for the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA). Maduka, a notable US-based attorney and legal adviser to many organisations, was formerly welcomed into APGA at the weekend by…
APGA’s rebound, Obiano’s Southeast game plan
Indications have emerged that the All Progressives Grand Alliance’s (APGA) decision to field a presidential candidate in next year’s general election is upsetting calculations for the exercise, particularly the political dynamics in Southeast geopolitical zone. The APGA leadership had shortly after the November 2017 Anambra State gubernatorial poll was won and lost, ruled out the…
APGA debunks allegation of coalition with PDP
The National Secretary of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Mr. Labaran Maku has debunked a media report alleging that the party is negotiating coalition with some governorship aspirants ahead of the 2019 general elections.
Out in cold, UPP opts for alliances
The United Progressives Party (UPP) appears to be at crossroads. The party, which was formed in 2013 by founder of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Chekwas Okorie, has not discovered its rhythm, more than four years after it made a bold entry into the country’s political space.
Okorocha orders new chairmen to reside at council headquarters
The newly elected chairmen of the 27 local councils in Imo State were sworn-in yesterday at the Sam Mbakwe Expanded Executive Council Chambers, Government House, Owerri. Governor Rochas Okorocha, however, directed them to reside at their respective council headquarters or face impeachment. A representative of the Chief Judge, Paschal Nnadi, Justice Theophilus Nzeukwu, administered the…