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4 Jul 2017
But the way Nigeria’s electoral act is set up means that primaries have to be done in one day. When you add this to the ‘delegate’ system of indirect primaries, it means the process of selecting candidates is done away from view of voters.
3 Jul 2017
In response to agitations and counter-reactions by different ethnic groups in the country over the flawed federal system, the Senate has requested the Presidency to forward another copy of the 2014 National Conference Report...
27 Jun 2017
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of a plan to rig the July 8 Osun West Senatorial bye-election in the state.
27 Jun 2017
For two hours on May 29, 2003, the crowd of people that gathered at the Alex Ekwueme Square in Awka, Anambra State, for the inauguration of their newly elected governor, waited for the arrival of the man of the moment.
25 Jun 2017
But for his death Senator Adeleke, would have been the only former governor seeking a return to the office. That was why his unexpected demise elicited suspicions that November 2018 gubernatorial poll had much to do with it.
23 Jun 2017
Former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode George has called on the Federal Government to consider implementing the recommendations of the 2014 National Conference, as part of the solutions....
22 Jun 2017
Ali Modu Sheriff-led National Working Committee of the PDP said the series of problems confronting the economy should be addressed before a proper restructuring could take place, stated that restructuring was not provided for in the PDP manifesto.
21 Jun 2017
Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, Chairman, PDP National Caretaker Committee, said at a news conference on Wednesday in Abuja, that Osinbajo deserved to the commended.
21 Jun 2017
The trial of Olisa Metuh, former National Publicity Secretary, Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) was stalled in the Federal High Court, Abuja, due to absence of his counsel, Mr Onyeachi Ikpeazu (SAN).
20 Jun 2017
The Senator Ali Modu Sheriff faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cast doubts on the resolve by the governors elected under the platform of the party to honour the expected ruling of the Supreme Court on the leadership crisis that has fractionalised the party into two groups.
19 Jun 2017
When Nigeria returned to democratic rule in 1999, the PDP had a very strong opponent in the defunct All Peoples Party (APP), a platform that has now transformed, through mergers with others, into the APC.
19 Jun 2017
The member representing Okitipupa/Irele Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Mike Omogbehin specifically accused the governor of poor performance and encouraging malpractices at the state primary elections.


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President Muhammadu Buhari says African political leaders must respect the right of citizens to make their choices at elections. He warned that peoples’ right to vote and determine who leads them should not be treated lightly. Malam Garba Shehu, the president’s spokesman stated in Abuja on Saturday that Buhari gave the warning at a bilateral…
45 mins ago
Roman Abramovich said Saturday owning Chelsea had been the "honour of a lifetime" after the Premier League club said the sale to a consortium led by Todd Boehly, the co-owner of baseball's Los Angeles Dodgers, was expected to be completed by Monday. Chelsea were put on the market in early March, days before Abramovich was…
1 hour ago
Real Housewives of Lagos Stars (RHOL) Carolyna Hutchings and Toyin Lawani (Tiannah) took to Twitter to exchange words. The reality TV stars and former friends took to Twitter to accuse each other over their wrongdoings. Carolyna had called Toyin out for allegedly spreading rumours about her marriage to Musa Danjuma, which ended in 2019. She…
1 hour ago
Police Command in Bauchi on Saturday appealed to the general public to remain calm as normalcy is restored following the civil disturbance in Yelwan kagadama area of Bauchi metropolis. This is contained in a statement issued by the spokesperson of the command SP Ahmed Wakil  made available to newsmen in Bauchi. He revealed that there was…
2 hours ago
The Adamawa Judicial Service Commission has announced the dismissal of 11 personnel, demoted a Magistrate and 20 other workers. This is contained in a statement by Hindatu Lamorde, the Commission’s Secretary, on Saturday in Yola. She said the Magistrate was demoted to the pisition of Registrar for involving in corrupt practices. Lamorde said that 20…