Politics

Alleged Defection To APC: Agbaje Blasts Bode George

The Governorship Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has described insinuations that he has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the concoctions of a sick mind. He dropped the bombshell in reaction to Wednesday’s statement by PDP former National Vice Chairman, Chief Bode George, that the Pharmacist-turned-politician had joined the rival All Progressives Congress ...

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APC Hits Back At Odigie-Oyegun, Speaks On Post-2019 Election Disputations

Harps on Party Discipline, Internal Democracy Ahead Of 2023 In the aftermath of the recently-conducted 2015 General Elections, the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) has witnessed disputations among some party leaders on account of post-primary issues and some losses recorded in some states — through the ballots or courts. The APC National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, in an interview ...

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PDP’ll Reclaim Anambra In 2021, Says Umahi

National Vice Chairman (South East) of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chief Austin Umahi said yesterday that the party would reclaim Anambra state in 2021. He said the party would legally stop at nothing in taking control of the five South East states, stressing that winning Anambra in 2021 would complete the circle. Speaking yesterday at Ogidi in Idemili north local ...

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Inauguration: You Have Embarked On A Serious Journey, Obi Tells Buhari, Others

The Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari and others sworn-in on Wednesday, reminding them that by their swearing-in, that they have begun the journey of retrieving Nigeria from its present decay. In a release made available to the press by his Media Office yesterday, Obi urged them not to ...

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Buhari Keeps Mum On Inauguration Day

President Muhammadu Buhari has set a new record by being the first democratically elected leader in the history of Nigeria not to deliver an inaugural speech. The President and his deputy, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, both took the oath of office between 10 and 11am on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. The norm since the inauguration of the late Prime Minister, Sir. ...

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Anyone Still Crying Foul Over APGA Primaries Should Be Investigated, Says Obiano’s Aide 

…says convention will be rancour-free Raymond Ozoji, Awka Special Adviser to Governor Willie Obiano on Political Matters, Barr. Ifeatu Obiokoye, has said that the national convention of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) slated for Friday 31st May, 2019 will be rancour-free and devoid of infractions. He noted that the convention would be conducted under a tranqquil atmosphere and in ...

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APC NWC Appoints Victor Giadom Acting National Secretary

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has appointed Hon. Victor Giadom as the Party’s acting National Secretary, pending when Yobe State nominates a replacement for the former National Secretary, Mai Mala Buni, who is the Governor-elect of Yobe State. Before the appointment, Hon. Giadom was the Party’s Deputy National Secretary.

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Anti-Democratic Elements Are After Me, Atiku Raises Alarm

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has raised an alert that plans are afoot by unscrupulous and anti-democratic elements to contrive skirmishes in the coming weeks aimed at smearing his personality. Media Adviser to the former Vice President, Paul Ibe, in a press statement on Thursday said that it was ...

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No Political Party Can Stop APGA From Ruling Anambra — Scribe 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The state secretary of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Barrister Tony Ifeanya, says no political party can stop APGA from taking firm control of Anambra state. He said that at the end of Governor Willie Obiano’s second term in office, it would be 16 years APGA has continued to deliver democracy dividends in Anambra state. Ifeanya’s confidence in ...

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