Politics

Ihedioha To Battle APC For Imo Governorship, Clinches PDP Ticket

Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha, has emerged winner of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary in Imo. Ihedioha won the contest with a total of 1,723 votes to defeat the Senator representing Imo East senatorial zone, Mr Samuel Anyanwu, who came 2nd with a total of 1,282 votes. Announcing the results, the returning officer, ...

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Buhari Meets Tinubu Ahead Of Lagos APC Gov Primary

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The meeting which was held inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja, came barely 24 hours before the APC governorship primary for the state slated for Tuesday. It was gathered that the state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, was, however, not part ...

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Gov Primary: Ambode Meets APC Panel, Demands Level-Playing Ground For All Aspirants

…urges committee to address grey areas, complaints before exercise   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday tasked the panel appointed by the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to conduct the Governorship Primaries in the State to do all within its powers to ensure a level playing field for all aspirants in the contest. ...

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Again, APC Postpones Lagos, Enugu, Adamawa Governorship Primaries

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has rescheduled governorship primaries in Lagos, Enugu and Adamawa states. The mode of primaries for Enugu and Adamawa states has also been changed from INDIRECT to DIRECT Primaries. New dates: Lagos Governorship Primaries – Tuesday, October 2, 2018 Enugu and Adamawa Direct governorship Primaries – Thursday, October 4, 2018. Recall that the APC ...

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Lagos APC Gov Primary: Tinubu Reveals Why He Moved Against Ambode

The All Progressives Congress National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Sunday justified his support for  Babajide Sanwo-Olu as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress instead of the incumbent Akinwunmi Ambode. He said he is not supporting Ambode because he ignored the blueprint for progress in Lagos State, thus contravening the spirit of progressive governance. It was Tinubu’s ...

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APC Expels Ishola Balogun-Fulani Led Kwara State Executive

  Reschedule Governorship Primaries In Ogun, Zamfara. Bauchi, Abia States To Monday Announce Schedule of Activities for Osun, Kwara Direct Primaries The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has expelled the Alh. Ishola Balogun-Fulani led Kwara State executive from the Party. The NWC has also rescheduled governorship primaries in Ogun, Zamfara. Bauchi and Abia States to ...

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Sanwo-Olu Not Fit To Govern Lagos, Says Ambode

…insists recently registered members must not be disenfranchised …warns political jobbers against disrupting peace in the state Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday tasked the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to ensure that the Governorship Primaries scheduled to hold on Monday, October 1 in the State is free, fair and credible. Governor Ambode, ...

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APC Shifts Gov Primaries In Lagos, Imo

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has shifted its governorship primary in Lagos and Imo states to Monday, October 1, 2018. The National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole, stated this in Abuja on Saturday while inaugurating the 21-member National Convention Committee headed by the Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi. He said the primaries earlier scheduled to hold on Sunday were ...

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BREAKING: PDP Postpones Lagos, Imo Gov Primaries

The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has postponed the party’s governorship primaries in both Lagos and Imo States indefinitely. In a statement, the National Publicity Secretary of the party, Kola Ologbondiyan, said that the governorship primaries in other states would still be held throughout the country on Sunday. He said, “The attention of the National Working Committee of ...

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