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PDP screening committee disqualifies three members for taking court action

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Screening Committee has disqualified three aspirants from participating in the October 30 national convention. Convention Committee Chairman, Ahmadu Fintiri made the disclosure to reporters in Abuja. The screening team submitted its report to the organising committee on Thursday, he announced. Of the 31 candidates that indicated interest for national positions, 27 were cleared, one withdrawn ...

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Anambra Guber: INEC expresses satisfaction on level of preparations

The electoral umpire, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Thursday, said it was satisfied with the current level of preparations for the November 6 Anambra Stategovernorship election The commission, in a statement by its National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye in Abuja, said that virtually all non-sensitive materials have been delivered in readiness for the ...

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Nigeria needs a leader that will unify people and promote peace- Atiku

Ex-presidential Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has highlighted the kind of leadership Nigeria needs ahead of 2023 elections. Atiku said Nigeria needs a leadership that can bring about unity to the entire country. He expressed the hope that the country would thrive under a leadership that would unify and promote peace. He spoke at the 70th birthday lecture of Engr. Raymond ...

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National Convention will make PDP united- Tambuwal

The major opposition, the  People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Governors have expressed optimism that the party would come out of its national convention more united. Governor Aminu Tambuwal, the Chairman of the PDP Governors’ Forum, said the party is ready to provide the desired platform upon which many Nigerians could realise their aspirations. “We have just finished our meeting where we ...

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National Convention: PDP kicks off screening of candidates

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Tuesday night said the screening of aspirants vying for various national offices in the 2021 National Convention of the party, has been scheduled for Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at the Legacy House, Maitama, Abuja. Mohammed Adoke Bello, SAN, Chairman, Screening Sub-Committee of the party in a statement on Tuesday night said the exercise will ...

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APC denies report of parallel congresses

As a result of parallel party congresses in some States on Saturday, the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC) said only congress supervised by its Committee will be recognized. Speaking on the matter, the National Secretary, APC Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Senator James Akpanudoedehe, the APC expressed joy that party members came out enmasse in the various states to elect ...

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State Congresses: PDP makes jest of APC

The major opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party, has made jest of the All Progressives Congress’s nationwide congress on Saturday, saying 20 states out of 36 states including the Federal Capital Territory were imploded in crisis after the crisis. According to PDP, it’s no wonder that APC has plunged the nation into disaster. It added that the party lacked capacity to ...

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PDP to APC: Stop giving excuses, accept your failures

The ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday urged the All Progressives Congress (APC) to stop bothering Nigerians with their regular lamentations. Kola Ologbondiyan, the National Publicity Secretary in a statement on Wednesday, noted that, PDP’s position is predicated on a statement by the APC in which it claimed to have improved on electoral process in the country, “whereas what ...

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PDP will make Ayade account for his misdeeds- Chairman

Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Cross River State, Venatius Ikem, has said that the party would ensure that Governor Ben Ayade account for his eight years in office when the party wins the 2023 governorship election, In an interview with newsmen Ikem said that there is no greater imperative for the next governor as far as he  ...

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Nigerians should PDP, Buhari has ensured credible elections- APC

The ruling  All Progressives Congress (APC) says credible elections have improved under President Muhammadu Buhari. The party restated support for constitutionally-permitted innovations that will improve the transparency of electioneering processes, including nomination of party candidates. A statement on Wednesday by John Akpan Udoedehe, APC Caretaker Secretary, reacted to Senate’s amendments to the Electoral Act. The revision will be forwarded to ...

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