Politics

SDP Opposes Omisore’s Alliance With APC

One of the national leaders of the Social Democratic Party, Chief Olu Falae, has pledged the support of the party to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, in the governorship rerun election holding on Thursday. Falae, reportedly called Adeleke on the telephone on Wednesday to disown Senator Iyiola Omisore who had also promised to work for the ...

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We Are Confident Of Winning Osun Gov Election – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party has said that it has the confidence of winning Osun state governorship supplementary election. The election holds in seven polling units in the state on Thursday. The National Vice-Chairman (South-West) of PDP,  Mr. Eddy Olafeso, stated this in Abuja on Wednesday while addressing newsmen in Abuja. The Punch recalled that during the first ballot conducted on ...

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APC, SDP Forming Coalition Govt In Osun, Says Omisore

Ahead of the Osun rerun governorship election, a confident Senator Iyiola Omisore said his Social Democratic Party and the ruling All Progressives Congress will form a coalition to govern the state after the election. Omisore announced this in Ile-Ife today, in an interview with journalists. It was the first time he was giving a hint into the electoral arrangement with ...

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Omisore Backs APC In Osun Rerun

Senator Iyiola Omisore is not supporting the PDP candidate, Ademola Adeleke in the Osun rerun governorship election. Reports said he has agreed to ensure the success of the APC candidate, Gboyega Oyetola. His position became clearer on Wednesday after he met a powerful delegation of the APC, led by the national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, four governors- Badaru, Ganduje, Amosun and ...

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I’m Ready For Primaries, Says Ambode

… says second term needed for stable, robust economy Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday expressed his readiness to participate in Saturday’s Primary Election where members of the All Progressives Congress across the State are expected to choose the party’s standard-bearer through direct primaries. In a statement issued by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan, ...

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APC Government Is Wicked, Says Atiku 

… 12 million youths unemployed … Nigeria capital of poverty Raymond Ozoji, Awka Former Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar has publicly declared that the incumbent APC-led federal government is wicked and insensitive to the plight of Nigerian citizens. Atiku said that Nigerians are suffering from the ...

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Osun: Buhari Sends Fayemi To Woo Omisore For Rerun Poll

The Governor-elect of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Tuesday,  visited the governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party, Senator Iyiola Omisore, in Ile Ife to woo him ahead of the rerun holding in seven polling units in four local government areas of Osun State on Thursday. Our correspondent gathered that Fayemi, who accompanied President Muhammadu Buhari, on his trip ...

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Governorship: APC Releases Approved Mode Of Primaries

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved the mode of primaries for Saturday, September 29th, 2018 governorship primary elections scheduled to hold across the thirty-six states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).   S/No. STATE RESOLUTION ON MODE OF PRIMARIES TO BE ADOPTED 1. ABIA DIRECT PRIMARIES 2. ADAMAWA INDIRECT PRIMARIES ...

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APC Cautions Secondus on Political Language, Conduct

To the All Progressives Congress (APC) the National Chairman of a political party is expected to exhibit the highest sense of patriotism, decency and decorum in public conduct and discourse. Regrettably, the ruling party notes, “the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has not lived up to these basic expectations.” In a statement, the Ag. ...

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Osun Rerun: You Are Releasing PVCs To Govt Officials, Anti-Buhari Coalition Accuses INEC

The Coalition of United Political Parties on Monday alleged that INEC was giving to Osun State officials unclaimed permanent voter cards in units where there would be supplementary election. The coalition members alleged that the conspiracy was being spearheaded by some unnamed national officers of the commission. CUPP, which was formed a few months ago with the aim of ousting ...

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