Politics

2019: Steer clear of Ogun politics – Akinlade tells Ajimobi

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A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State, Hon. Abiodun Akinlade has told Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State to steer clear of Ogun State politics. The former lawmaker equally urged Governor Ajimobi to desist from meddling in the political affairs of the state ahead of the 2019 Read More

Ekiti 2018: Pick Your Own Candidate From Ikere – Fayose Challenge APC

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Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has told the state chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC to pick its candidate from Ikere-Ekiti to match his anointed candidate, Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka in next year governorship election. Fayose stated this in Ikere-Ekiti on Saturday, October 14, 2017, while inaugurating the dual carriage road linking the town with Read More

Former Taraba Speaker, Dogari defect to PDP

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A former speaker of the Taraba State House of Assembly Hon. Simon Dogari and other chieftains of the All Progressives Congress on Sunday dumped the party for the Peoples Democratic Party with his supporters across the state. Addressing the party members at the PDP secretariat in Jalingo, Dogari said he decided to dump the APC Read More

Enugu indigenes in Anambra will vote for PDP candidate, Obaze – Ekweremadu

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Deputy Senate President, Sen. Ike Ekweremmadu, has stated that Enugu indigenes resident in Anambra state will vote for Oseloka Obaze, PDP flagbearer in the forthcoming Anambra governorship election. Ekweremadu gave the assurance on Saturday, during the 4th Edition of Ikeoha Foundation Adult Literacy/Exhibition Day held at Udi Council Headquarters, Udi, Enugu state. The lawmaker said Read More

PDP stalwarts visits Obasanjo ahead 2019 elections

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Stalwarts of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Friday held a closed door meeting at the Abeokuta residence of former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Briefing journalists after the meeting, Ogun State Caretaker Committee Chairman of the party, Tunde Odanye, disclosed that the delegation visited Obasanjo to solicit for his blessing and support as the Read More

PDP not properly playing opposition role – Abdulsalami

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A former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar, says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has not properly played credible opposition role in the current politics and governance in the country. Mr. Abubakar, a retired army general, stated this while receiving a chieftain of the party, Raymond Dokpesi, who visited him in his residence in Minna on Read More

Ladoja confirms defection to PDP

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The former governor of Oyo State and founder of Accord Party, Senator Rasidi Ladoja has confirmed his defection to the people’s Democratic Party (PDP). Ladoja, who reportedly re-registered as a member of the PDP alongside thousands of his loyalists across Oyo state, appeared at the unity luncheon of the PDP held in Osogbo which was Read More

2019 Elections: Makarfi, Ali disagree on PDP zoning

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Former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Ahmadu Ali and the caretaker chairman Ahmed Makarfi, have taken different stances on the party’s zoning for 2019 presidency. PDP has zoned its chairmanship slot to the South and the presidential ticket reserved for aspirants from the North. The party leaders, at a consultative meeting Read More