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27 May
Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FTC), is in upbeat mood, as the city prepares to host what has been termed a political festival this weekend. But that cosy scenario would hide a multitude of sins and what has been a chaotic, and at times, disastrous process of preparation for the political feast.
18 Jun 2018
The Director General, Voice of Nigeria (VON) and chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Osita Okechukwu, has allayed fear over the party’s national convention billed for this weekend. He assured reporters on Sunday that the convention would be hitch-free because President Muhammadu Buhari remained the presumptive consensus candidate of the party for 2019 presidential…
15 Jun 2018
No fewer than 6,800 delegates are expected to participate in the national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) billed to hold on June 23, 2018. The secretary of the convention committee, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba, disclosed this to reporters in Abuja yesterday, adding that all hands are on deck to ensure the smooth conduct of…
3 Jun 2018
The plot for consensus option to ensure a hitch free national convention thickened yesterday, when clear signals emerged from the Presidency penciling candidates for national chairman, national and organising secretaries of the All progressives Congress (APC).
8 Dec 2017
Eagle Square, Abuja, venue of Saturday National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was on Friday adorned with posters of aspirants of various positions to be contested during the exercise. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the public square, situated on a land measuring about five hectares, was fully draped with PDP…
3 Dec 2017
BARELY one week to the make or mar national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), its lean finances could throw spanner in its works, especially in the face of major funders plotting to have their way.
1 Dec 2017
The Dr Eddy Olafeso led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in South West, has headed to the appeal court a few days to the party’s national convention slated for Dec. 9. Mr Remi Olatubora, counsel to the Olafeso group, made this disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on…
20 May 2016
The Rivers Police Command says it is ready for Saturday`s National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) scheduled to hold at Sharks Stadium, Port Harcourt.
15 May 2016
But however the parties to the ongoing new frictions in PDP wish to justify their stands, the reality on the ground is that, the march to May 21 is numbered in six uneasy days.


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