Politics

Political Agitations Crippled Nigeria’s Economy — LPN 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The leadership of Legacy Party of Nigeria (LPN), has promised to provide enabling ground that will enhance implementation of restructuring when it emerges victorious in the 2019 presidential election. It attributed restructuring as one of the viable solutions to end ethnic and political agitations, which for the past years had crippled the economy of Nigeria. This was ...

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Physician Heal Thyself, APC Blasts The Economist, HSBC Over Negative Reports On Buhari

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to similar reports by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the research unit of The EconomistMagazine and HSBC, a multinational banking and financial services company, which stated that a second term for President Muhammadu Buhari would greatly stunt the economic development of the country, among other doomsday prophesies on the Nigerian nation. In a statement signed ...

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APC Gives Conditions For Consensus Candidature

The attention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been drawn to announcements of consensus candidates for elective positions in some states. In a statement, the Ag. National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, made some clarifications to enlighten Party faithful on the procedure for nominating candidates. According to hom, while consensus is provided for by the Party’s Constitution, the option is ...

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Ambode Officially Declares For Second Term

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday officially declared his intention to seek re-election in 2019 on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC), saying he remains undaunted and resolutely committed to achieve more for the State. Addressing scores of residents and party faithful who defied the heavy downpour to witness the declaration ceremony in Alausa, Governor Ambode recalled ...

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APC Reopens Sale, Submission Of Nomination Forms For Osun State

In order to avoid distractions and ensure full participation of Party supporters and members in the forthcoming Osun State Governorship elections scheduled for Saturday, September 22, 2018, the All Progressives Congress (APC) will reopen the sale and submission of nomination forms for various elective positions in the State from Monday, September 24th to Wednesday, September 26th, 2018. A statement by ...

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APGA Will Win In Lagos, Says Reps Aspirant

A House of Representatives aspirant for the Oshodi-Isolo Federal Constituency II on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Prince Ifeanyi Ezeabasili, says his party will win in the forthcoming general election in his constituency. Speaking after he collected his nomination form in Abuja on Monday, Prince Ezeabasili said APGA has strong taproots in Oshodi-Isolo and that not ...

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‘APC Dishonest On Restructuring’

The Atiku Campaign Organisation has dismissed a statement made by the All Progressives Congress attacking the credibility of Atiku Abubakar for his stand on the issue of restructuring. In a statement, the group said, “It is a sign of the desperation of the All Progressives Congress that the party can officially attack His Excellency, Atiku Abubakar, and call him a ...

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Disquiet In APC State Chapters Over Gov Tickets

There are indications that the scramble for the governorship tickets of the All Progressives Congress in the 2019 elections is tearing many state chapters of the party apart. The PUNCH’s investigation showed that the struggle for the governorship tickets in the elections was the main cause of the disagreements over direct and indirect primaries in many states. In states such ...

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Moghalu Emerges YPP Presidential Candidate

Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, has emerged the presidential candidate of the Young Progressive Party. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Moghalu, who was a former UN officer, emerged through delegates election at the party’s first National Convention and Presidential Primaries on Saturday in Abuja. Moghalu scored 243 votes out of 253 ...

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