Politics

Anenih, other PDP chieftains can’t win elections in Edo, says Airhiavbere

By Tony Ehighiale, Benin  A former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party during the 2012 general election, Major-General Charles Airhiavbere has said that chieftains of the party such as Chief Tom Ikimi, Chief Gabriel Igbinedion and Chief Tony Anenih cannot win the September 10 elections for Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu. 

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Mimiko’s aide, scores of other PDP members defect to APC

By Samuel Faleye, Akure  A Special Assistant to Ondo State Governor on Political Mobilisation, Mrs. Mosunmola Awotula has led hundreds of members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) into the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Irele Local Government. 

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Ondo governorship poll: APC Muslims pray for violent free primary

By Samuel Faleye, Akure  Ahead of November 26, governorship election in Ondo State, a group, the Muslim Council of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has prayed for a peaceful primary poll for the party. 

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I’ve no issues with Ekwueme over Kanu, says Obi

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos The immediate past former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has dispelled suggestions making the rounds of a feud between him and for Vice President Alex Ekwueme.

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APC moves to reclaim Ekiti as PDP members dump party in droves

By Sunday Aloba, Ado-Ekiti Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State have launched what it termed “Operation Reclaim Ekiti”.

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Enugu APC flays invitation by Ekweremadu to US congress on forgery trial

By Obinna Achi, Enugu Enugu State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the invitation of the international community to intervene in the prosecution of the Senate President and his deputy, Senators Olusola Saraki and Ike Ekweremadu.

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Count us out of anti-Buhari protests, says Ekiti CNPP

By Sunday Aloba, Ado-Ekiti Ekiti State chapter of the Conference of Nigerian Political Parties has dissociated itself from any planned protest rally against President Muhammadu Buhari and the Economic Financial and other Crimes Commission (EFCC) over the freezing of Governor Ayodele Fayose’s accounts. In a statement issued on Sunday the end of its monthly meeting, it expressed disgust at the inclusion of CNPP among other ...

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Ondo 2016: Indigenes wants PDP, APC to pick Owo candidates

By Samuel Faleye, Akure Indigenes of Owo town in Owo Local Government in Ondo State have written to the leaders of All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on the need to support an indigene of the town to become the next governor.

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Court affirms Makarfi as PDP’s acting chairman

Breaking News: A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State  has declared that Senator Ahmed Makarfi is legally appointed by the National Convention and that the National Caretaker Committee

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Delta Speaker to APC Leaders: Stop building castles in the air

Extols Okowa’s performance The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Monday Igbuya on Friday praised Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for ensuring prudent spending and investing the resources towards development.

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