Internal crisis rocking the Labour Party (LP) is getting messier as factions have inaugurated different state executive members within 24 hours in Lagos State.
The Court of Appeal, sitting in Benin City, the capital of Edo State, has upheld Julius Abure as the national chairman of the Labour Party. In the case of Lucky Shaibu v. Julius Abure & 5 Others (Appeal No: CA/B/93/2023), the court reached this conclusion. The plaintiff, Shauibu, a Labour Party member in Ward 3…
The embattled National Chairman of the Labour Party (LP), Mr Julius Abure, has inaugurated caretaker committees for the 20 local governments in Lagos State. Inaugurating the 16-member executive for each of the 20 council areas on Sunday evening in Lagos, Abure expressed confidence that the party would be victorious at the Presidential Election Petition Court.…
Mr Julius Abure, National Chairman, Labour Party, says the party has strategically positioned itself to win the 2024 governorship election in Edo state.
A State High Court sitting in Edo State on Friday affirmed Julius Abure as the National Chairman of the Labour Party (LP) while restraining the Lamidi Apapa-led faction. Justice Emmanuel Aihamoje dismissed the notice of suspension issued against the embattled Abure by some LP members at the ward level before throwing out the case for…
The embattled National Chairman of the Labour Party Julius Abure has announced himself as the subsisting chairman of the party after his Appeal No. CA/ABJ/CV/559/2023 was entered at the Court of Appeal An FCT High Court had restrained Julius Abure from parading himself as the National Chairman of the Party. Apart from Abure, the court…
The acting chairman of the Labour Party (LP), Lamidi Apapa has directed the party's lawyers at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) sitting in Abuja to report to him. Apapa issued this directive on Friday while he also said that he is now in charge of the Labour Party because a court affirmed his position…
Justice Hamza Muazu of an FCT high court sitting at Maitama, on Thursday adjourned until May 12 to rule in the preliminary objection filed by the embattled chairman of Labour Party (LP), Julius Abure and one other The other respondents are the National Secretary, Alhaji Farouk Ibrahim, Clement Ojukwu and Oluchi Opara. They are challenging…
As the disquiet in Labour Party rages on, the Apapa-led National Working Committee (NWC) of the party, has called on the presidential candidate of the party, Peter Obi, the governor-elect of Abia State, Alex Otti and legislators elected on the platform of the party, to disassociate themselves from the suspended National Chairman of the party, Bar Julius Abure.
Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has sought support for Labour Party (LP) national leadership, led by Julius Abure, urging members to be calm over the infighting.
The ongoing leadership crisis in the Labour Party (LP) took a new twist at the weekend as a former Deputy National Chairman of the party (South) Callistus Okafor, declared that both the suspended national chairman, Julius Abure and the acting national chairman of the party, Lamidi Apapa are illegal occupants of the seat.