Tag Archives: PDP

Anambra Can Be Better Under My Watch As Governor —  Ezeemo

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Mr. Godwin Chukwunenye Ezeemo is  one of Nigeria’s renowned freight forwarders and owner of multiple business empires. He has been in his country home Umuchu in Aguata local government area of Anambra state since he returned from the United Kingdom, fostering grassroots development through his businesses that have many youths in their payrolls. Ezeemo who has made ...

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‘Wike Lobbying To Join APC’

The major stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 20 wards of Port Harcourt City council area (PHALGA) of Rivers State have accused Governor Nyesom Wike of desperately lobbying to join the APC, since the former Vice-President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar  is not allowing him (Wike) to take over the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). They also disowned ‘the foot-soldier’ ...

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Imo Verdict: Tanko Mohammed Should Step Down As CJN, PDP Demands

The Peoples Democratic Party has demanded the immediate resignation of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Mohammed, following the Tuesday verdict of the Supreme Court on the Imo State governorship election case. The apex court awarded victory to the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Hope Uzodinma, who came fourth in the election. Below is the full text of ...

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Crisis Brews In PDP Over 2023 As Plots Against Secondus Thicken

Crisis is brewing in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as some leaders of the party are reportedly plotting an offensive against the National Chairman, Uche Secondus, and members of the National Working Committee (NWC) over alleged poor management of party affairs. The source said the planned offensive is fuelled by the growing discontent over Secondus’ leadership style. The NWC is accused of stoking ...

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Bello And Desecration of Nigeria’s Democracy

By Casmir Igbokwe Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, is a political mistake. In civilised societies, his type does not get close to the corridors of power. But in our own society that celebrates warped values, he is hailed and crowned as a messiah. That is why the All Progressives Congress (APC) not only presented him for a second term in ...

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PDP To Probe Members’ Roles In Kogi, Bayelsa Election Losses

The Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party has recommended the setting-up of a committee to probe the actions of PDP members which made the party to lose Kogi and Bayelsa states in the November 16 elections. The PDP BoT Chairman, Senator Walid Jibrin, in an interview with journalists in Abuja, said the BoT, during its meeting, noted the accusations ...

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Now That Buhari Is ‘Eminently Qualified’

By Casmir Igbokwe Last week, I wrote a piece titled “Injustice is another form of xenophobia.” Published in NewsProbe, an online publication, the article compared the barbaric xenophobic attacks in South Africa to another version of it in Nigeria. It also commended the Nigerian government’s noble intervention but advised that, while we attempt to remove the speck in South Africa’s eye, ...

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Anxiety As Presidential Election Tribunal Delivers Judgement Today

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja will on Wednesday (today) deliver judgment in the case instituted by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, challenging the outcome of the February 23, 2019 presidential election. The petitioners asked the five-man tribunal, led by Justice Mohammed Garba, to nullify President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory at the poll and ...

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Election: Buhari Gave False Information To Secure Qualification, Says Atiku As Tribunal Reserves Judgment

Muhammadu Buhari resorted to fundamental falsehood to secure clearance from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to participate in the February 23 poll, Atiku Abubakar, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP) in the February 23 presidential election on Wednesday pointedly told the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal. Atiku in his final address insisted that Buhari, as candidate of the All ...

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