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Ex-Deputy Governor of Zamfara State dumps APC for PDP

Ex-Deputy Governor of Zamfara State Ibrahim Wakkala Muhammad has formally dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Wakkala was the number two man in the state when  Abdulaziz Yari was the Governor Abdulaziz Yari from 2011 to 2019. Wakala announced his defection on Wednesday after holding a meeting with his political henchman in Gusau. “There ...

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I support Fashola, APC should respect zoning- Amaechi

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has noted that it is too early to start talking about South East presidency. He however said that the party should respect zoning just as Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola’s said. The former Governors of Rivers who is now the Minister for Transportation said this at an interview on Channels Television on Tuesday. ...

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Ex-Katsina State Governor denies report of defection to APC

A former Governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shehu Shema has denied the speculation making the rounds that he is planning to defect to the All Progressives Party (APC). The former Governor of President Buhari made this known to newsmen shortly after the inauguration of the state Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Caucus and Elders Committees in Katsina. What fuelled the rumour ...

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APC to hold emergency NEC meeting next week Tuesday

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has called for an emergency meeting of the highest body of the party; National Executive Committee (NEC) on December 8 The meeting focuses on evaluating the performance of its Caretaker/Extraordinary National Convention Planning Committee and also look deliberate on  extending its six-month assignment. The intimation was made by APC’s spokesman, in a statement. Nabena ...

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2023: I did not join APC to negotiate Presidency- Umahi

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has denied the widespread rumour that he pitched tent with APC to contest for presidency in 2023. Umahi said this while speaking with stakeholders in a  political meeting on Sunday. While justifying his defection he said he did not negotiate to contest the position under the APC. “My next line of action after my governorship ...

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APC planning to dump Buhari over bad governance, PDP alleges

As The 2023 general is gaining momentum as regards zoning as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has claimed that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is plotting to disown President Muhammadu Buhari. The major opposition made this disclosure through a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Saturday. Buttressing his point, Ologbodiyan said that APC had kicked off ...

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Umahi’s Defection: I am having bad experience with PDP Governors- Matawalle

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has commended his Ebonyi counterpart, Gov. Dave Umahi, for defecting from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The commendation was contained in a press release signed by Zailani Bappa, the Special Adviser to Gov. Matawalle on Media, and made available to journalists on Friday in Gusau. Matawalle, who also belongs ...

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Ex-President Jonathan now working for APC- Party spokesman

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has made a surprise claim, saying that former President Goodluck Jonathan is now party of them. APC deputy national publicity secretary, Yekini Nabena made this startling remark during an interview with Channels TV. Nabena also added that the part is not desperate to hold on to power by force. He said: “We are not ...

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PDP to APC: Nigerians already stoning your leaders

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has once again made mockery of the ruling All Progressives Congress as regards performance. Acccording to the party, the past statement made by a key chieftain of APC, Tony Momoh that the ruling party leaders should be stoned in case of non-performance is already coming to reality. Speaking through its spokesman Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP advised ...

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Ebonyi PDP suffers setback as court restrains new Caretaker Committee

The People Democratic Party PDP in Ebonyi State has suffered setback as State High Court on Thursday restrained the members of the newly sworn in State Caretaker Committee of the People Democratic Party (PDP) from parading themselves as such. Acccording to The Nation, this followed an ex-party motion brought by the Onyekachi Nwebonyi led State Working Committee of the Party ...

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