Politics

Anambra Assembly Should Investigate Obiano, Says Osele, PDP Candidate For Aguata

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Candidate for Aguata Constituency II in the Anambra State House of Assembly for the 2019 election, Mr. Ndubuisi Osele, has condemned what he calls the recklessness of the Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano. In an interview with NewsProbe, Osele said Obiano’s alleged recklessness led to the current turmoil in the state House of Assembly. ...

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2019: I’m Not Neutral, I Want Buhari Out – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday denied a report which indicated that he had dropped his support for the Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. He faulted the report which also stated that he had no preferred presidential candidate. Obasanjo said only a fool would sit on the fence. The ex-President said these in a statement by his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi, ...

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NASS, PDP, SANs Kick As Buhari Declines Assent To Electoral Bill Again

The National Assembly, Peoples Democratic Party, over 45 opposition political parties under the aegis of the Coalition of United Political Parties, and some prominent Senior Advocates of Nigeria on Friday kicked as President Muhammadu Buhari finally withheld his assent to the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2018 passed by the National Assembly. The President had earlier on Friday announced his decision ...

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Obasanjo Inviting God’s Punishment For Supporting Atiku, Says Oshiomhole… Attacks Amosun, Okorocha

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole,  on Wednesday  took a swipe at the  Imo  State Governor,  Rochas Okorocha, and his Ogun State counterpart, Ibikunle Amosun, saying a few  of the APC governors were  electoral liabilities. Oshiomhole stated this while receiving the APC women leaders from Edo State and the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja. He said ...

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45 Parties Adopt Atiku As Presidential Candidate

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) comprising the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and 45 other opposition parties have formally adopted a former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, as its presidential candidate in the 2019 elections. The chairman of the coalition and a former Governor of Osun State, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, said this on Wednesday in Abuja at the ...

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Babylon Is Falling: Jimi Agbaje Lauds Defecting Lagos Commissioner

… blasts LASSAA for ‘lying’ The Governorship Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has lauded the Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources, Mr. Wasiu Olawale Oluwo, for dumping the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). “Babylon is falling! APC is crumbling!” Agbaje said, while reacting to the defection of Oluwo this week. “The Honourable Commissioner ...

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2019: Obasanjo, Atiku, Secondus Meet, Renew Strategies

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, met in Abuja on Tuesday, THE PUNCH learnt last night. The meeting was also attended by the National Chairman of the PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, amongst a few others who were said to have been carefully selected for the meeting. Sources close to the meeting ...

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Osinbajo Launches Door-To-Door Campaign For Buhari’s Election In Abuja Suburbs

President Muhammadu Buhari’s honesty, integrity and performance in the past three years in office as evidenced in the ability of the administration to do more even when the country is earning less, set him apart from all other contenders for the exalted office. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, stated this yesterday in Abuja when he commenced what seems an unusual ...

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