Okorie warns Anambra APC against imposition of guber candidate
A CHIEFTAIN of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Chekwas Okorie, has warned his party against imposition of candidate in the November 6, 2021 governorship election in Anambra State. National Chairman of the defunct United Progressives Party (UPP), who spoke yesterday at an event to present over 1000 members and the state party structure of…
Outcome of Anambra governorship poll will determine Igbo President — Okorie
The National leader of the United Progressives Party (UPP), Dr Chekwas Okorie, has said the outcome of the November 6 Anambra State governorship elections will determine the realisation of Igbo president by Ndigbo in Nigeria.
Insecurity: Nigerians set agenda for new service chiefs
A lot of Nigerians sighed with relief on Tuesday, January 26, when the Presidency announced the appointment of new service chiefs by President Muhammadu Buhari.
‘COVID-19 may reorder government priorities afterwards’
I will give kudos to both the Federal Government and some state governments that have come up with certain directives that will help them to check the spread, including states that have not recorded any index case but are making preparations in the event that the virus arrives their state.
‘Ndigbo have always played inclusive politics’
Rather than give in to spurious allegations, unfavourable policies and sundry underhand tactics aimed at scheming them out of contention for the Presidency in 2023...
PDP ripped off Southeast for 16 years, says Chekwas Okorie
National Chairman of the United Progressives Party (UPP), Chief Chekwas Okorie said Thursday accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of misleading the Southeast into investing almost 100 percent of their political capital into the party in sixteen years without anything to show for their support. He said that within the long period of political servitude,…
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.
UPP resolves not to field presidential candidate
The United Progressive Party (UPP), yesterday, approved the exemption of the payment of nomination fees by Nigerian youths, women and physically challenged aspirants for the 2019 general elections.