Chief John Odigie-Oyegun
He adjusted his microphone and the words that issued from the mouthpiece were: “I am a youth!” There was a chorus of laughter. But, that metaphorical statement underscored Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu’s communication skills and political strategy.
When Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state initially expressed interest in the 2023 presidential election under the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), saying he has what it takes to transform Nigeria, not many politicians took him seriously.
Come next Saturday, March 26, 2022, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) will hold its long expected national convention, which has been heating up the polity in the last couple of weeks.
6 May 2021
The next national chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) is most likely to be a former state governor. It has become a convention that such stature of persons occupy the office and it would most likely not change during the forthcoming...
28 Jun 2020
The relationship between politics and governance in a multi-party constitutional democracy is akin to the one between egg and chicken. Which comes first?
19 Aug 2019
Former National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has admonished those in position of authorities against sacrificing merit...
18 Aug 2019
As the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State continues to live dangerously amid the latent face-off between Governor Godwin Obaseki, and National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole, the immediate past national chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has cautioned the party to be wary of losing the state to the opposition.
16 Aug 2019
Chief Lucky Osawaru and Princess Nkiruka Awiaka played 74 net each to emerge champions at the Chief John Odigie-Oyegun @ 80 golf tournament held at Benin club...
13 Aug 2019
Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki; Esama of Benin kingdom, Chief Gabriel Igbinedion; national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus...
12 Aug 2019
Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, his Ekiti State counterpart, Dr. Kayode Fayemi and Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, have joined well-wishers across the nation to extol the leadership qualities of the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, as he turns 80 today.
21 Jul 2019
Former National chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has urged his successor, Adams Oshiomhole, to desist from interfering in the affairs of Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo.
25 Jun 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oredo Local Council of Edo State yesterday gave a 48-hour ultimatum to a member of the House of Assembly, Chris Okaeben, to apologise to Governor Godwin Obaseki over alleged smear campaign against the governor or risk being recalled. The ultimatum was given at an expanded meeting of the party…