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We Knew Obi Would Quit- APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Anambra State yesterday described the resignation of former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, as leader of the Board of Trustees of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, as a premeditated decision. Speaking to reporters at the party secretariat in Awka, the state public relations officer of the party, Mr Okelo Madubuike, alleged ... Read More »

More than 2000 APC members defect to PDP in Bayelsa

Former Governor Timipre Sylva’s quest to erect a formidable All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State suffered a setback on Wednesday following the resignation of over 2,000 members of the party. It was gathered that the mass exodus of the members cut across the eight local government areas of the state, including Brass, Ekeremor, Kolokuma/Opokuma, Nembe, Ogbia, Sagbama, Southern Ijaw ... Read More »

Jonathan Will Seek Re-election

Crisis Update: Jonathan meets NPDP governors Aliyu and Lamido

The Chairman, Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Tony Anenih, has said President Goodluck Jonathan will contest the 2015 presidential election on the party’s platform. Anenih said this yesterday in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, while speaking with the party leaders from the South-south at a meeting called by the National Chairman of the ... Read More »

Jonathan’s Presidency worst in nation’s history –Akande

Former Interim National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adebisi Akande, has described the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led Federal Government as the worst in the history of the nation. Akande who made the remarks on Saturday at Ila-Orangun, his country home, described the President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration as a “political armed robber”. Apparently reacting to the deployment of ... Read More »

Abia Assembly denies impeachment plot against Orji

The Abia State House of Assembly has debunked the rumoured plan to impeach Governor Theodore Orji, describing the speculation making the rounds in some parts of the state as baseless and unfounded. Deputy Speaker and House Committee Chairman on Information, Alwell Okere, who made the clarifications on Thursday in Umuahia, said the rumour did not emanate from the House. Okere ... Read More »

Jonathan to attend Omisore’s campaign rally Saturday

Preparatory to the Osun State governorship election next week, President Goodluck Jonathan, his Vice, Namadi Sambo, and the National Chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu are expected at a mega rally in support of the party’s candidate at the poll- Iyiola Omisore. Addressing newsmen in Osogbo, ahead of the rally slated for the Osogbo Sports Stadium ... Read More »

Enugu Deputy Gov Responds to Allegations

Embattled Deputy Governor of Enugu State, Sunday Onyebuchi  Wednesday evening beat the one week deadline handed over to him by the State House of Assembly to respond to the Impeachment Notice served on him last week Thursday. The Clerk of the House, Christopher Chukwurah had served the impeachment notice on the deputy governor through substituted means as directed by the ... Read More »

Impeachment: Nasarawa lawmaker escapes death, car burnt

Barely 24 hours af­ter the embattled governor of Nasar­awa State, Umaru Tanko Al-makura boasted that nobody can remove him from office, and urged his loyalists to resist any attempt to impeach him, a member of the state House of Assembly, Muhammad Muluku Aga (PDP Nasar­awa Eggon East) narrowly escaped death, as hoodlums attacked and burnt his car. The incident occurred ... Read More »

Jonathan and Sanusi Finally Meet

Defying all odds confronting their frosty relationship, President Goodluck Jonathan Wednesday met with former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN),who is also the Emir of Kano, Sanusi  Lamido Sanusi. The Emir of Kano, had in company of some Emirs broke the Ramadan fast with the president at the Presidential Villa. Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, led other Emirs ... Read More »

War Of Words Ahead 2015

“They Want To Kill Democracy-PDP  “ They  Lack ideas”-APC As the 2015 General Elections draw closer, the war of attrition between the two leading parties: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) is beginning to get messier. In separate news conferences yesterday both parties poured invectives on each other, and trading blames on the worsening security and ... Read More »