What PDP’s contentious convention has unveiled
What went wrong, what happened? The recent national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), raised a lot more questions than answers in its bold effort to put its troubled past behind and move on.
Anambra PDP exco pledges cohesion, progress
The newly elected state executive committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Anambra State chapter, led by Ndubuisi Nwobu, has said it would initiate policies...
Fresh lessons for Southwest
At the recent elective convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), which took place at the Eagle Square, Abuja, the Southwest was handed the shorter end of the stick.
PDP wants NASS to investigate the release of $1bn to fight insurgency
The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the National Assembly to investigate the approval by the National Economic Council for the release of one billion dollars to the Federal Government to fight insurgency in the North East. The PDP in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan on Friday…
PDP asks FG to apologise to Nigerians over alleged false claims on Boko Haram
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday described as curious, the bid by the Federal Government to spend $1billion on the fight against insurgency.The PDP, in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, said the party was alarmed by the “manipulative plot......
At birthday, PDP leaders extol Nyesom Wike’s virtues
Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday eulogized Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State who clocked 50 years, describing him as an achiever and a principled democrat. Among those who extolled the virtues of Wike are the new national chairman of the party, Uche Secondus, Governors Ayodele Fayose (Ekiti) and Darius Ishaku (Taraba). At…
Tinubu debunks political ambition report, reposes confidence in Osinbajo
The All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has dismissed a speculation that he might be picked as running mate by President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019...
PDP now has one of the best set of national leaders, Metuh says
A former National Publicity Secretary of PDP, Olisa Metuh, has described the party’s newly-elected National Working Committee (NWC) as “one of the best set of national leaders the party has ever produced’’.
PDP begins post- convention reconciliation, meets aspirants
The National Reconciliation Committee of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has begun moves to reconcile members who became aggrieved after the convention. The Chairman of the committee and Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson, told journalists on Tuesday after a meeting that the committee had reached out to aggrieved National aspirants with a view to…
Imo Speaker stops entitlements of PDP principal officers
The Speaker of Imo State House of Assembly, Acho Ihim, yesterday ordered that all financial entitlements of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) principal officers with the exception of the Minority Leader, Ken Agbim, be stopped. He cited paucity of funds for the action.