Monthly Archives: July 2021

PDP laments as party Chairman in Anambra dies

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has mourned the passage of Chief Emma Nweze, a former Chairman of the party in Anambra state. In a statement by the PDP national Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, and sent to newsmen on Thursday, the party described Nweze’s death as a devastating loss not only to the great PDP, but also the nation at large, ...

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Ondo: Split judgement of Supreme Court shows our appeal has merit- PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the split judgment by the Supreme Court on the flawed nomination of Ondo state Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, shows that its case has some degree of merit. This was contained in a statement on Wednesday, by Kola Ologbondiyan, National Publicity Secretary of the party. The statement said, “the party notes that the majority judgement as ...

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Nigerians are tired of Buhari, want PDP back- Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar yesterday said Nigerians are eager to have the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) back in power in 2023. He said they were tired of the failed administration of President Muhammadu and the All Progressives Congress (APC). According to him, the APC has failed Nigerians in almost every index. Atiku said Nigerians cannot wait to bid the ...

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2023 Poll: Wike, Atiku meet, strategise on how PDP will win

Ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar has met with Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike in Port Harcourt. The two politiical bigwigs have decided to work together ahead of the 2023 general elections. Atiku’s visit to Wike was the first since he reportedly outsmarted the Governor to emerge presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Wike had reportedly backed  Sokoto Governor, Aminu Tambuwal  ...

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APC snubs Keyamo’s advice, vows to hold ward congresses

The ruling All Progressive Congress APC has vowed to hold the Saturday’s ward congresses to elect party executives will hold across the country on as scheduled. The position of the party was revealed by the Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) of the party Senator John Akpanudoedehe in Abuja According to the ruling party, Akpanudoedehe, the clarification became necessary due ...

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Nothing will prevent Soludo from becoming next Anambra Governor- Obiano

The Governor of Anambra, Willie Obiano has vowed to make former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Prof Charles Soludo his successor He made this remark  on Wednesday at the Anambra International Cargo and Passenger Airport at Umueri after his three-week vacation abroad. It was gathered thatObiano who arrived at the airport exactly by 11.45am and was received ...

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Osun APC promises to ensure unbiased, transparent congress

The ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun State has urged a political group – The Osun Progressives (TOP) not to doubt the Congress of the party, beginning on July 31. The ruling party gave assurance that the Congress will be conducted peacefully, and transparently for everyone in the APC. The remark was made by by the party’s Director ...

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EFCC reportedly detains former Nasarawa gov, Al-Makura

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has detained a former Governor of Nasarawa State and serving senator, Tanko Al-Makura, and his wife, Mairo Al-Makura. Multiple sources at the headquarters of the commission told newsmen last night explained that the duo honoured the invitation extended to them by the commission, Daily Trust reports. One of the sources said the couple ...

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Supreme Court gives legal seal to Akeredolu’s victory- Fayemi

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has reacted to the Supreme Court judgement that gave victory to his Ondo State counterpart, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN). Governor Fayemi in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Yinka Oyebode, said the apex court in the land has legalized the popular choice made by the people of Ondo State at the October 10, ...

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Democracy and dictatorship can’t work together- Kukah

Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Hassan Kukah, has lamented about the state of the nation, saying that democracy and dictatorship cannot coexist. The bishop cautioned that Nigeria is treading a dangerous path. Kukah spoke on Wednesday in Abuja at an event with the theme: Civic Space: Pathway to Social Cohesion and Integration in Nigeria, organised by The Kukah Centre ...

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