Politics

Beware Of Oshiomhole, He Is Deceitful – PDP Warns

The Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has taken a swipe at the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, describing him as a deceitful leader. Referring to Governor Godwin Obaseki while addressing the APC supporters in Benin on Sunday, Oshiomhole said he sold a bad product to the people of Edo State in the ...

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APC Professionals Forum Members Threaten Exodus

Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Professionals Forum have threatened to leave the party following the decision to sideline them in appointive positions. National coordinator of the forum, Akeem Akintayo, at a press conference in Abuja, yesterday, lamented that members who toiled for the party were not rewarded after election victories. Akintayo who described politics as a game of interest ...

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Oshiomhole Holds Prayer Session, Begs God To Sack Obaseki

The immediate past National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, on Sunday held a prayer session with the APC members in Benin, Edo State, begging God to help them defeat Governor Godwin Obaseki who is up for re-election in September. Oshiomhole, who was governor from 2008 to 2016, was instrumental to the emergence of Obaseki as his successor. ...

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PDP Disillusioned By Impending Mass Defections, Says APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says “the recent and unintelligible rants by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is not unconnected to the impending mass defections set to hit the failed opposition party.” In a statement Friday night, the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Yekini Nabena, said, “The PDP calls for the resignation of the President. How silly! Nobody ...

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‘PDP Will Beat Ize-Iyamu, Oshiomhole In Their Wards’

Obaseki’s dedicated service is visible In Edo State, says governor’s aide The Senior Special Assistant on Media to Edo State Deputy Governor, Mr. Ben Atu, has described Governor Godwin Obaseki as a blessing to Edo State. He also boasted that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would beat the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, and ...

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Reps To Sue Akpabio For Alleged Defamation

Akpabio denies saying lawmakers got 60 per cent of NDDC contracts  The House of Representatives has resolved to sue Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, for alleged perjury and defamation of the parliament. Akpabio had on Monday, while appearing before the House Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission at an investigative hearing, alleged that members of the National Assembly ...

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Fayose Faction Of Ekiti PDP In Oath Taking Drama

The Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State was on Monday unsettled by a viral video, which showed some members loyal to former governor, Ayodele Fayose, purportedly swearing to an oath. In the five-minute video, during a meeting of ward leaders and executives in the Ijero council area, the attendees took turns to make a vow to be loyal to Fayose ...

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I’m Back And Ready For The Job, Oshiomhole Boasts

The former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and past governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, declared on Saturday night that he was determined to return Edo State to the path of sustainable development. He stated this while addressing a crowd that welcomed him back to Edo State from Abuja on Saturday night at his country residence at ...

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