Politics

El-rufai Threats: PDP Fumes, Threatens To Pull Out Of Peace Accord

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has threatened to pull out from the national peace accord, as it equally condemned the purported statement made by the Governor of Kaduna state, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai. Disclosing this in a statement on Wednesday, the National Publicity Secretary and Director, Media and Publicity PDP Presidential Campaign Organization, Kola Ologbondiyan, said after due consideration of comments, ...

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El-Rufai Threatens Foreign Powers Planning To Intervene In Election, Says They Will Leave Nigeria In Body Bags

Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State says foreign powers planning to interfere in next week’s elections will “leave Nigeria in body bags.” El-Rufai said this in a live interview on NTA on Tuesday. The governor was responding to questions on the criticisms made by the United States, European Union and the United Kingdom on the credibility of the election following ...

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Ahead Of Atiku’s Rally, Granduje Orders Shutdown Of Kano Stadiums

The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, on Tuesday ordered the immediate closure of two major stadiums in the state for renovation. The Punch quoted The Cable as reporting that the governor’s action was coming five days to the campaign rally of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party. Atiku’s rally is scheduled for February 10 while the ...

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Huge Crowds Greet Obi, Others During PDP’s Road Show In Anambra

A massive crowd made up of traders, students, artisans and people from various walks of life on Tuesday greeted the road show organised by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in all the parts of the state to create awareness among the people of the state concerning the February 16 Presidential and National Assembly elections. The road show saw the leadership ...

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Direct Military To Troubled Areas Not ‘Enemy’ Zones, Secondus Charges Buhari

…says frequent shake up in the army curious. The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has admonished President Muhammadu Buhari to stop using the military to harass and inconvenience geo-political areas he perceives as unfriendly. Prince Secondus said that instead troops should be channeled to troubled areas of the country like the North East and ...

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Stop Paying Victor Umeh N20m Monthly Stipend, Ex-APGA Ward Chairmen Warn Obiano

… say Umeh is building estates in Abuja, Lagos, Atlanta with proceeds from APGA  Raymond Ozoji, Awka Ex-ward chairmen of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) under the auspices of G21 have warned Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state to desist from paying an alleged N20 million monthly stipend to the former national chairman of APGA and incumbent senator representing ...

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Ndigbo Must Reject Buhari And Political Parties Supporting His Re-election — ADC Chairman 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The National Chairman of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) Chief Ralph Okey Nwosu has called on Nigerians especially the Igbo nation to reject president Muhammadu Buhari and all the political parties supporting his re-election. Nwosu said that the country must be rescued from what he described as tyranny and most oppressive government in the history of Nigeria. ...

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PRP Senatorial Candidate Declares War On Uba Brothers, Others

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The People’s Redemption Party (PRP) senatorial candidate for Anambra South senatorial district, Prince Eziokwubundu Okoli Peter has taken a verbal war to other senatorial candidates in the zone, describing them as a bunch of deceptive politicians that have impoverished their constituents over the years. The candidate said his co-contestants, Nicolas Ukachukwu of APGA, Ifeanyi Ubah of YPP, ...

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Obi Decries FG Spending 60 Percent Of Budget On Debt Servicing

The Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has once again stormed various markets in Lagos to drum up support for the candidacy of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, whom he praised as possessing the necessary credentials to address the nation’s economic situation if voted into power. At a series of stopovers in the various markets visited, ...

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Peter Obi And Agbaje Locked Out Of Trade Fair…Agbaje Promises Fire For Fire

It took the intervention of the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Edgal Imohinmi, on Monday, to allow the campaign team of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Vice Presidential Candidate, Mr. Peter Obi, and Lagos Governorship Candidate, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, into the Trade Fair complex. The management of the sprawling business complex and the DPO in charge of the area prevented ...

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