Politics

Anambra-East Constituents Vow To Foil Lawmaker’s 2019 Ambition

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Indigenes of Anambra-East state constituency of Anambra state have vowed to deploy all the arsenals within their disposal to foil the 2019 ambition of the incumbent member representing the constituency in the 6th Anambra State House of Assembly. The people stormed the state assembly complex to witness the appointment as well as the pronouncement of one Mr. ...

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Exposed: Adeleke Osun PDP Candidate Certificate Scams

Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke, Osun state  PDP governorship candidate, does not have the West African School Certificate and he did not graduate from Jacksonville State University (JSU) in the United States, as he claimed. According to a report by icirnigeria.org, the authorities of Jacksonville University in Alabama, United States have confirmed that although Adeleke enrolled for a programme in the school, ...

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Bianca Ojukwu’s Senatorial Ambition Tears APGA Apart

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Barely two weeks after the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) survived the National leadership tussle of the party via the Supreme Court, the party has again been enmeshed in fresh crisis following the senatorial ambition of Mrs. Bianca Ojukwu, wife of the late Dim Chukwuemeka Ojukwu. Currently the state chairman of the party Chief Nobert Obi who ...

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APC Is Evil, Divisive, Incompetent – Lamido

A former Governor of Taraba State, Alhaji Sule Lamido, has described the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress at the centre as incompetent, visionless, evil and divisive. Lamido, a presidential aspirant under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, made the allegations on Thursday when he and his entourage paid a consultation visit to Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson at ...

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Red Card For Saraki, Dogara: Leave APC Or Be Expelled

A founding member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the party’s deputy publicity secretary have offered a friendly advice to both Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker Yakubu Dogara: to quit APC  without delay or  be expelled. Abu Ibrahim who is the chairman of the Senate Committee on Police Affairs and an ally of President Muhammadu Buhari and APC Deputy ...

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Defections: Buhari Meets APC Senators

President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to meet this evening with senators elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The meeting comes on the heels of defections which hit the APC caucus in the two chambers of the National Assembly. The meeting is scheduled for the First Lady Conference Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

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APC To Gov Ortom: Your Defection To PDP Somewhat Surprising

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the defection of the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ioraer Ortom, from the Party, describing it as “somewhat surprising.” In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, “The Party recalls efforts made by the National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, to address some of the grievances raised by the Benue ...

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Don’t Contest In 2019, Anambra Youths Tell Ngige

Anambra Youths under the umbrella of Youths for Credible Democrats of Nigeria (YOCDON), has asked Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Nwabueze Ngige to forget re-contesting in 2019. A Communiqué issued at the end of their quarterly meeting in Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area (LGA), and signed by its President Mr Godwin Okeke, the youths noted that the ...

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Gov Ortom Formally Dumps APC

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom on Wednesday in Markurdi formally defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Ortom made the announcement during a meeting with elected local government chairmen and councillors at the Government House Makurdi. Angry youths had earlier blocked him from traveling to Abuja to ...

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APC Retains Senate Majority Seats – Majority Leader

…APC-53, PDP-49, ADC-3, APGA-2, Vacant-2 The Senate Majority Leader, Sen. Ahmed Lawan, has disclosed that the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) retains majority seats in the Senate, despite the defection of some Party members during Tuesday’s plenary. Senator Lawan made the disclosure to journalists after a close-door meeting with the APC National Working Committee (NWC) led by the National Chairman, ...

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