Politics

PDP begins campaigns for Etsako constituency bye election

By Tony Ehighiale, Benin City The Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has kicked off its campaign for the January 28 by-election into Etsako Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives vacated by Hon Philip Shaibu the current deputy governor of the state.

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Obi admits, Okonjo-Iweala, Sanusi begged us to save but we refused

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja Former Anambra State Governor, Mr. Peter Obi has admitted that governors under the Goodluck Jonathan administration refused to save for a rainy day.

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Ondo APC bombs Fayose, says you’re unfit for PDP Governors’ Forum chair

By Samuel Faleye, Akure The Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State lacked required decorum to function effectively as the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors’ Forum.

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Fayose visits Gbenga Daniel, says PDP ‘sleeping not dead lion’

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Ekiti State Governor and Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum, Mr Ayodele Fayose has called for support among stakeholders for an all-inclusive efforts to rebuild the PDP, describing the party as “a sleeping, and not a dead lion.”

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Jammeh’s exit as triumph for democracy, diplomacy, group

By Nelson Ekujumi, Lagos A group, the Committee for the Protection of Peoples Mandate (CPPM) has lauded the exit of former Gambian President, Mr. Yahya Jammeh as victory for democracy and diplomacy.

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Ikenya, ex-minister dumps PDP for APC in Taraba

By Simeon Adejo, Taraba The immediate past Minister of Labour and Productivity, Senator Joel Ikenya has announced his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

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Jammeh flown to Malabo with Tinubu’s plane

Fresh facts about the plane used to carry disgraced former President of Gambia, Yahya Jammeh from Banjul to Malabo have been revealed.

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Fayose to Kashamu: ‘You can’t determine who leads PDP governors’ Forum’

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose has lashed out at Senator Buruji Kashamu over his comments faulting him (Fayose) as the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum.

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Presidency replies Mohammad: ‘You are a biased critic’

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The Presidency has described a prominent politician from the north, Dr. Junaid Mohammed a biased critic.

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Ndigbo in S’Africa want new Ohaneze to address, education, employment

By Our Correspondent Ndigbo in South Africa have tasked the new leadership of Ohaneze Ndi-Igbo, a pan-Igbo socio-cultural organisation to set up committees that would drive development in the South East Zone.

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