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Monthly Archives: July 2020

Edo Poll: “Ize-Iyamu is an armed robber that can’t be trusted with public money,” Wike explodes

Chairman of the PDP Edo State Governorship Campaign Council, has said that the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC is a bad product. Wike said that such a product must not be sold to the good and discerning people of Edo State. He was, however, countered by Ize-Iyamu, who said it was the electorate in Edo State that would ...

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2023 Presidency: Mala Buni debunks rumour of Tinubu/Dogara ticket

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Committee, Mai Mala Buni, says there is no iota of thruth in the news of Tinubu/Dogara ticket. Buni made this known while speaking with BBC Hausa on Thursday. When the Yobe state Governor was asked whether Dogara joined the party, so that Tinubu/Dogara would contest to have Muslim/Christian ticket, he ...

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“Pray for Buhari so that Nigeria will not crumble,” Gowon tells Nigerians

Ex-Military Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari needs prayers so that Nigeria will not crumble. The former military leader said this during the thanksgiving service and reception organised by the Chrietian Association of Nigeria in honour of the newly appointed Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev Yakubu Pam, in Abuja. Though he acknowledged ...

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Fasanmi’s Death: Yoruba, nation, Nigeria have lost a father- APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has lamented the death of  the leader of Afenifere, Egbe Ilosiwaju Yoruba and APC chieftain, Sen. Ayo Fasanmi, who died at 94. The APC Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Mr Yekini Nabena, said this in a statement in Abuja on Thursday while extending condolences to Fasanmi’s family, the government and people of Ekiti and Ondo states. ...

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Edo Guber: Obaseki, Tambuwal warn FG against using federal might to rig

The Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Governors’ Forum, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto and Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo have warned against rigging in the forthcoming Edo gubernatorial polls. They made the call on Thursday in Benin after the party’s stakeholders meeting. They urged leaders of various political parties contesting the governorship election to appeal to their supporters to be ...

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PDP urges Nigerians to keep on exposing alleged corruption in Buhari’s govt

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on Nigerians to keep on exposing alleged corruption in President Buhari’s administration. The party said Nigerians should not be intimidated irrespective of propaganda, from exposing the government. A statement by PDP’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan said it’s the duty of Nigerians to always speak out against corruption. He said: “The stench of ...

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APC kicks against creation of new electoral wards in Akwa Ibom

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Akwa Ibom State chapter, says it is totally against the creation of thirty-nine new electoral wards by the State Independent Electoral Commission, AKISIEC. The party’s statement was signed by it Publicity Secretary, Mr. Nkereuwem Enyongekere and made available to newsmen yesterday in Uyo. It said that the Commission has no such powers to create new ...

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PDP will win Ondo, Ekiti guber polls if…….- Makinde

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has said there is hope for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in governorship elections in Ondo and Ekiti states Makinde said PDP can win the two elections if members are united. He said the party lost Southwest due to internal wrangling. The governor hoped its future could still be revived, if the party was united. Makinde ...

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Edo: We are not worried by defections- PDP

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) . Mathew Emiohe has said that the party is not worried by gale of resignations by some party members in Edo. He described as moles, the appointees and politicians, who threw in the towel, thereby opting to remain in the APC. Emiohe, a grassroots politician, who is a member of the board ...

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Lagos East: Polaris Bank MD, Tokunbo Abiru debunks rumour of senatorial ambition

The Chief Executive Officer of Polaris Bank, Mr. Tokunbo Abiru has debunked the rumour that he has been selected as APC candidate for the vacant Lagos East Senatorial seat. A statement from his office read, “The attention of the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Polaris Bank Mr. Tokunbo Abiru has been drawn to news making the rounds in ...

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