Politics

PDP Set-up Committee To Reconcile Fayose, Adeyeye, Others

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The Peoples Democratic Party has set up a reconciliation committee headed by a former President of the Senate, David Mark, to settle the rifts among its members in Ekiti State. Mark, it was learned, would be assisted by the Deputy Vice Chairman of the party in the South – West, Dr. Eddy Olafeso, and others Read More

APC Crises: Senators Battle State Governors

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They might belong to the same political party, and enjoy perks of offices based on their positions, but there is no love lost between them. At least eight senators, elected on the platform of Nigeria’s ruling APC are having serious battles with their state governors, also members of the ruling party. In some of the Read More

South-West Governors Absent At APC Governors’ Condolence Visit To Daura

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All the APC southwest governors except one were absent at Daura where others in the APC Governors Forum has an air-tight meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in his hometown Friday. While there were speculations the two-hour-long meeting was about Buhari’s ambition for 2019 because Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi rumoured to have been appointed the 2019 Read More

APC Crisis Deepens: Gang-up Against Oyegun Thickens, As Members Petition EFCC

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The crisis in the All Progressives Congress, (APC) deepened on Friday with a bloc that wants the embattled national chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun out of the office taking his case to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Coming under a group which tagged itself, the “Buhari/APC Anti-Corruption Support Group”, Oyegun’s opponents Read More

2019 Election: PDP Must Provide a Better Choice for Nigerians – Babangida

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Former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, at the weekend appraised his position on current political developments in the nation and surmised that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) must provide a better choice for Nigerians. Babangida, who spoke in Minna, Niger state on Saturday while receiving members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Read More

APC suspends El-Rufai for six months

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A faction of the All Progressive Congress, APC, in Kaduna state has suspended the governor of the state, Nasir el-Rufai, for six months. The governor’s suspension is coming three days after the faction, known as Kaduna Restoration Group, issued him a query and suspended three of his aides. The party faction led by the Senator Read More

2019: PDP rejects automatic tickets for Atiku, other defectors

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There will be no automatic ticket in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for defectors from other parties when the PDP meets  to pick its candidates later this year for the 2019 elections. And this applies to the likes of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar (who has already joined the PDP), and  Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso  as Read More

APC Reconciliation: Tinubu Meets Saraki and Kwankwaso

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The ruling All Progressives Congress’ efforts at facilitating reconciliation among feuding members began earnestly at the weekend with consultative visits to key members of the party’s national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos State, heads a consultation, reconciliation, and confidence-building committee set up by President Muhammadu Buhari on February 6 in Read More

Lagos APC Reps endorse Ambode for second term

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Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the House of Representatives from Lagos State on Saturday endorsed the State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode for a second term in office, citing the massive infrastructural development and giant strides in all sectors and sections of the State. The APC Caucus in the House led by the Read More