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Defection claim tears PDP apart in Imo State

A group known as Owerri Zone Development Union, OZDU, has said that the Secretary to Imo PDP, Nze Ray Emeana is set to dump the party for the governing APC. The Publicity Secretary of the OZDU, Stanley Onyechere who stated this on Sunday in Owerri, Imo State said there is an ongoing internal battle in the PDP and Ray Emeana ...

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2023 Presidency: PDP will lose if it fields northern candidate- Okupe

A former presidential aide, Doyin Okupe, an exhas warned that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), will lose the 2023 presidential election if they present a candidate from the north. Okupe made this statement while speaking to journalists in Abuja on Saturday. Okupe claimed PDP’s zoning arrangement ended with the 2019 presidential election but that some people within the party are ...

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Gov Umahi an attention seeker floating imaginary presidential ambition- PDP

The major opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Saturday described Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State as being an attention seeker. The opposition party said this  while accusing Umahi of seeking imaginary presidential ambition. In a series of tweets, the former ruling party said Umahi is confused having realized that he joined a “one chance bus.” It added that ...

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Kaduna LG Poll: PDP talks tough on rescheduled election

The major opposition, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area, of Kaduna State has said it will only accept whoever wins in a clean, free, fair and transparent vote irrespective of the party, Recall that Zangon Kataf, alongside Kajuru, Chikun and Brinin-Gwari local government areas could not vote in the 4th September 2021 council election which ...

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PDP Publicly Secretary in Imo defects to APC

The state publicity secretary of Imo PDP, Hon. Ogu Bundu Nwadike has defected to the  All Progressives Congress, APC. Nwadike disclosed his defection to APC in a resignation letter he personally signed. His decision to resign was based on personal decision after due consultations with his family and mentors for resigning from the party. Part of the letter read: “This ...

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Oyo: We own PDP, you can’t chase us away- Aggrieved members fare Makinde

Some angry members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State have purchased the party’s nomination forms ahead of the Party’s congresses. Recall that Governor Seyi Makinde had purchased the nomination forms for other members of the party. Makinde had said that the party will allow internal democracy to reflect in the processes and all its actions. He said ...

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PDP Governors urge National Assembly to save Nigeria’s democracy

The major opposition, the People Democratic Party  through Governors Forum has appealed to the National Assembly to rescue Nigeria’s democracy by passing necessary amendments to the Electoral Act. The forum urged the lawmakers to rise above partisan politics to pass the amendment to allow for the electronic transfer of election results. This was contained in a statement titled, ‘Electronic Transmission: ...

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Fayose under pressure to contest for PDP chairmanship seat

Former Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose is under pressure to run for the chairmanship seat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), it was learnt on Tuesday. A delegation of prominent party leaders, including governors, National Assembly members, ex-governors and former Federal lawmakers, have visited him in Lagos to join the race ahead of the party’s convention. The visit to Fayose ...

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Top PDP chieftain in Yobe decamps to APC

The major opposition the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Yobe State has again lost one of its chieftains to All Progressives Congress (APC). The new decampees are Hon. Audu Mai Samari Babale, former member Yobe State House of Assembly representing Goya/Ngeji constituency of Fika Local Government Area. He was received by the state Chairman, Alhaji Adamu Abdu Chilariye, at the ...

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Unknown gunmen abduct popular PDP chieftain in Edo

Some unknown gunmen have reportedly kidnapped a  leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Edo State, Owere Dickson Imasogiie Imasogie, staunt and founding member of the PDP in the State, is a renowned farmer who owns several farms in the Edo South Senatorial District. It was learnt that he was abducted the early hours of Monday, while on his ...

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