Politics

Leadership of Labour Party awful- Amadi

The Director of the Abuja School of Social and Political Thought, Dr. Sam Amadi, has described the leadership of the Labour Party, LP, as awful. Amadi, a former chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, stated this while reacting to the suspension of the party’s national treasurer, Oluchi Opara. The LP on Wednesday, through its National Working Committee, NWC, ...

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OSIEC fixes date for Osun LG elections

Osun State Electoral Commission, OSIEC, has announced that local government elections in the state will hold on February 22, 2025. OSIEC Chairman Hassim Abioye made this known on Thursday, in Osogbo, the Osun State capital. According to Abioye, who was discussing with journalists at the OSIEC headquarters in Osogbo, the commission would soon roll out the time table for the ...

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Hardship: Tinubu advised to use Murtala Mohammed’s policies

As Nigerians remembered the late Head of State, Gen. Murtala Muhammed on February 13, the Murtala Muhammed Foundation, MMF, has urged President Bola Tinubu led Federal Government to look into his policies and programs as a source of inspiration to address the current socio-economic challenges in the country. To commemorate the 48th anniversary of the death of Gen. Muhammed, Dr. ...

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Edo Guber: Obaseki should be blamed if PDP didn’t field a candidate- Scribe

Mr Hilary Otsu, Secretary, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Edo Chapter, says Gov. Godwin Obaseki should be blamed if the party fails to field a candidate for the upcoming Edo gubernatorial election. Otsu said in an interview with journalists in Abuja on Thursday that the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party should also share in the blame. He was reacting ...

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We are utterly devastated by the death of Ondo chairman-PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Wednesday said it is heart-broken and utterly devastated by the news of the sudden death of its Ondo State Chapter Chairman, Fatai Adams. PDP National Publicity Secretary, Debo Ologunagba, described the late Adams as exceptionally dedicated to the cause of the party. Ologunagba said Adams was a seasoned administrator who deployed his intellect, competence, ...

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LP NWC suspends party’s treasurer

The National Working Committee of the Labour Party (LP) has ordered the immediate suspension of the party’s National Treasurer, Ms Oluchi Okpara, for bringing the party to disrepute by making unsubstantiated allegations of financial impropriety against the National Chairman, Comrade Julius Abure Her suspension came barely 24 hours after the party announced the constitution of a disciplinary panel to investigate ...

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Stop inviting public against FG- Uzodinma warns PDP Governors

Governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have warned their counterparts from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to desist from making statements that could incite the public against the Federal Government. The chairman of the Progressive Governors’ Forum, Hope Uzodimma, made this known in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja, following a demand by the PDP Governors calling on the ...

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Why Ohanaeze Ndigbo pledged support for Tinubu- Iwuanyawu

Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has commended the Abia State Governor, Alex Otti for his achievements so far in office. Ohanaeze’s position was made known by the President General, Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, who led the organisation’s executives on a working visit to the Governor in his country home, in Isialangwa South LGA, on Tuesday. Iwuanyanwu said that the Ohanaeze leadership ...

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Peter Obi is an opportunist, says Daniel Bwalla

A former spokesman for the Atiku-Okowa Presidential Campaign Council, Daniel Bwala, has described Peter Obi, the 2023 presidential candidate of the Labour Party, as an opportunist. Reacting to an image of Obi at the Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, in Cote d’Ivoire, Bwala said Obi was using religion, ethnicity, natural disasters, and sports against Nigerians. Posting on X, Bwala wrote: ...

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Suspended Ondo PDP Chairman is dead

The suspended Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State, Mr Fatai Adams is dead. Adams died Tuesday night after he complained of a headache at his private residence in Ikare Akoko. It was gathered that the former PDP chairman was rushed to the hospital where he gave up the ghost. Adams was suspended on January 2, 2024, ...

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