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PDP receives former Ayade’s aides who refused to join APC
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), on Monday, received some former appointees of Gov Ben Ayade who refused to decamp to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Indicators from staggered PDP zonal congresses
Amid apprehension, the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) zonal congresses held in Southeast, Northeast, aborted in Southwest and North Central, while the exercise was postponed in South/South.
Oshiomhole’s travails dictating Ondo APC politics ahead of October poll
In the past few days, uncertainty enveloped the camps of the two factions within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State. This is due to the national leadership crisis rocking the party
Tension builds amid plot to abort APC’s planned emergency NEC
re is palpable tension and suspense in the air as various interest groups within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) take disparate positions regarding the planned emergence meeting
Buhari meets Oshiohmole, Bello at Aso Rock
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed doors with the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiohmole, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Buhari receives APC working committee, promises party supremacy
Submits report on 2019 election spending President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday assured members of All Progressives Congress (APC’s) National Working Committee (NWC) that he will henceforth be more conscious of the party’s interests in taking major decisions. The President, who stated this when he received members of the NWC at the State House in Abuja, pledged…
Battle of survival between Obaseki, Oshiomhole as Edo 2020 nears
The interesting thing about the upcoming 2020 gubernatorial election in Edo State is that the battle would be fought, lost and won at the primaries of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) between the incumbent governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki and his political mentor and national Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. The governor and his immediate successor have been at daggers drawn for some time now on a supremacy battle for the soul of the state.
Adoption of indirect primary for Kogi governorship tears APC apart
Adoption of indirect primary to select the All Progressives Congress’ (APC) governorship flag bearer by its National Working Committee (NWC), last Friday, is attracting both negative and positive comments from political actors in Kogi State. Those clamouring for direct primary condemned NWC’s action, saying the body had taken side with Governor Yahaya Bello-led faction. A…
House of Reps reconvenes tomorrow amid unpaid sundry allowances
The House of Representatives has allayed the fears that it would not reconvene tomorrow due to paucity of funds for smooth legislative duties. This comes as the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) grapples with the choice of House Leader. Members of the Hajia Khadijat Bukar Abba Ibrahim-led Ad hoc Committee on Media and Public Affairs,…
PDP condemns invasion, attack on Ishaku’s residence
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the invasion of the Abuja residence of Taraba State Governor, Arc. Darius Ishaku, by police operatives which the party claimed were alleged to have been detailed by Presidential authorities. A statement by the party's national publicity secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, yesterday, described the…