South-South NCP rejects meeting over alleged alliance with PDP
The South-South Zone, National Conscience Party (NCP), has rejected the party’s National Executive Committee (NEC) and National Consultative Council (NCC) meeting billed to start on Friday in Abuja.
Government mulls palliatives for non-performing privatised firms
The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has announced plans to assist non-performing state-owned privatised firms. BPE Director General, Mr. Alex Okoh, made this disclosure yesterday at a stakeholders and investors forum in Abuja. He listed some of the palliatives to include waivers and the adjustment of other fiscal and monetary policies that are capable of…
Ikubese leaves NCP over N7m nomination fee
An aspirant for the 2019 presidential elections on the platform of the National Conscience Party (NCP), Dr. Thomas-Wilson Ikubese, has renounced his membership of the party over what he called undemocratic tendencies of its leadership.
Fawehinmi, a champion of participatory democracy — NCP
The Lagos State chapter of the National Conscience Party (NCP) on Saturday said the contributions of the late human rights activist, Chief Gani Fawehinmi, to the growth of democracy is immeasurable. The state chairman of the party, Mr Fatai Ibu-Owo, made the statement in Lagos at a symposium to commemorate the 80th post- humous birthday…
PCN Bill: Save more souls from committing suicide, NCP presidential aspirant begs Buhari
Presidential hopeful of the National Conscience Party (NCP), Thomas-Wilson Ikubese, has urged President Buhari to reconsider its stance on the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) bill, warning that it portends more security dangers to the country. Ikubese said this yesterday at a press conference held in the NUJ Press Centre, Akure, faulting the positions put…
How Nigerian government, Indians wreck multi-billion dollar Delta Steel Company, rip off host communities and tax payers
Delta Steel Company PLC in Ovwian-Aladja communities, Udu local government area, Delta State was established to be the flagship of the steel industry in West Africa.
Mixed reactions trail Buhari’s directive on armed herdsmen
Some prominent Nigerians, including National Chairman of the National Conscience Party (NCP), Yinusa Tanko, a delegate to the 2014 National Conference, Col. Tony Nyiam...
Lagos PDP, NCP fault planned increment of Lekki-Epe toll
The Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned plans by the state government to increase toll charges on the Lekki-Epe and Ikoyi link roads. The Lekki Concession Company (LCC), which manages the roads, had in a statement over the weekend said the new toll takes effect from February 1, 2018. The…
‘Government takes Obasanjo’s warning in good faith’
Reactions continued, yesterday, to former President Obasanjo’s letter advising President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019.
NCP urges Nigerians to discard APC, PDP in 2019
The National Conscience Party (NCP) has urged Nigerians to seek alternative and credible political platform that can take the country out of the mess that the ruling All Progressives Congress...