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2023 Presidency: Worst aspirants in PDP better than best aspirants in APC-Makinde

In face of the preparations towards the 2023 Presidential poll, Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has said that the worst presidential aspirant in the  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is better than the best aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC). The state Governor made this remark while speaking in Ibadan, the state capital. He made this Tuesday ...

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2023: INEC shouldn’t keep sensitive electoral materials with CBN under Emefiele- PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called out the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, accusing him of making reckless, irresponsible and unpardonable, a comment by the Governor. It will be recalled that Emefiele, while responding to question on if he would  resign over his Presidential ambition that Public Service Rules, said Nigerians can have a ...

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Kano Deputy Speaker dumps APC for PDP

Zubairu Hamza Massu, the Deputy Speaker, Kano State House of Assembly, has dumped the All Progressive Congress (APC). He becomes the fourth APC member in the House of Assembly to resign from the party in three days. Recall that since Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje anointed Nasiru Gawuna, his deputy, to succeed him, the party has been hit by a wave ...

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Unity will determine success of PDP in 2023- Atiku

One of the presidential aspirants under the People’s Democratic Party POP,  former  Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has appealed to members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to remain united. According to him,  the unity of the party would be the determining factor for its victory in the 2023 general election. “I appeal to you to tell the people not to vote ...

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2023 Presidency: I am a madman, but my madness will cure Nigeria- Wike

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyeson Wike said the All Progressives Congress, APC, government led by President Muhammadu Buhari has thrown the country into ‘madness’,. The a presidential aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP however boasted that he has what it takes  to cure that madness if he elected to govern the country in 2023. Wike spoke ...

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2023 Presidency: Two aspirants disqualified by PDP to appear before Appeal Panel

Plans are underway by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to prune the number of presidential aspirants ahead of the primary slated for May 28-29. A presidential screening committee set up by the PDP leadership last Friday cleared 15 of 17 aspirants jostling for the ticket and disqualified two. The chairman of the committee, Senator David Mark, said the two aspirants ...

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Buhari got power on a platter of gold when he was not ready- Wike

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has said that he was nearly assassinated while working as the Chief of Staff to ex-Governor Chibuike Amaechi, in 2007. It will be recalled that Wike was the former Chief of Staff to Rotimi Amaechi during the first tenure of the latter. It should be noted that the Governo is aspiring for the office of ...

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2023: Your fees are immoral, insensitive, illegal- Falana slams APC and PDP

Renowned legal practitioner , Femi Falana has berated the All Progressives Congress, APC, over its N100 million for Presidential nomination form, stressing that politics is now for money bags. According to the social critic, it’s immoral and illegal for the APC to peg its Presidential nomination form at N100 million at the same period workers are collecting N30, 000 monthly ...

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2023: Ohanaeze warns PDP against manipulation in favour of northerner

South East socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze says it is not happy with the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, over its handling of the zoning of the party’s presidential ticket. It will be recalled that the opposition party has gone ahead to screen all the presidential aspirants on its platform. Speaking in  a statement issued on Sunday by the Ohanaeze Secretary-General, Mazi Okechukwu ...

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2023: Two PDP presidential aspirants lose N80m as party disqualifies them

The opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Friday, disqualified two of its 17 presidential aspirants. With this development, the two aspirants would forfeit the N40 million they paid for the expression of interest and nomination forms. Speaking, the  chairman of the presidential screening committee, Senator David Mark announced the disqualification of the two aspirants on Friday evening. Mark, ...

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