Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Confusion in PDP as former Osun governor, Oyinlola, suddenly joins race

Olagunsoye Oyinlola Confusion reigned supreme Friday at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel venue of the screening of candidates in tomorrow’s elective national... read more

Aliero, Mallam's exit shocking – CPC

The Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) has described as “shocking”, the defection of former Kebbi Governor, Adamu Aliero, and the... read more

NSCDC deploys 15,000 personnel for PDP Convention/JAMB test

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed 5,000 personnel for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) convention and... read more

PDP inaugurates 75-member National Convention Committee

Abubakar Kawu Baraje, Chair, a faction of the ruling party that calls itself “New PDP” Acting National Chairman of the... read more

PDP Convention: President Jonathan suffers political disgrace

Bamanga Tukur President Goodluck Jonathan was served a huge dose of political humiliation today as governors from the North-East geo-political... read more

SERAP launches campaign against local government corruption

SERAP The Socio-Economic Rights & Accountability Project (SERAP) has launched a citizen against local government corruption campaign. The campaign was... read more

PDP Convention: I have not anointed any candidate, says President Jonathan

Goodluck Jonathan President Goodluck Jonathan Tuesday said he had no preference for any of the candidates contesting for party positions... read more

Atiku raises alarm over embarrassment by conmen

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar One week after a man climbed a telecom mast in Abuja to protest alleged non-payment... read more

Appeal Court reserves ruling on Akunyili's case again

Former Minister of Information, Dora Akunyili The Court of Appeal, sitting in Enugu has again reserved ruling for a later date... read more

Adamawa retains state executive as aggrieved chieftain threatens court action

Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako  All the 29 members of the Adamawa State executive committee of the Peoples Democratic Party... read more

ACN begins primary for Edo governorship poll

Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole The ACN in Edo on Saturday commenced primary in the 18 local government areas of the... read more

Tunji Shelle emerges new Lagos PDP chairman

New Lagos PDP, Tunji Shelle Tunji Shelle, the immediate past secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State,... read more

PDP set to screen candidates ahead of national convention

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has set up a committee to screen all candidates aspiring to contest for positions at... read more

Activists suspicious of campaigners for Sovereign National Conference

JAF says Nigerians should be suspicious of those calling for conference The Joint Action Front (JAF), a coalition of Labour... read more

Top Jigawa government officials resign

Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa The Jigawa Commissioner for Economic Empowerment, Salisu Mahmuda, and four other senior government officials, have resigned... read more

Aregbesola calls for national unity

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola The Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, and some traditional rulers have called on Nigerians to... read more

Women back Patience Goodluck on woman deputy chair for PDP

Patience Jonathan The Women for True Democracy (WTD), on Sunday expressed full support for the move by the First Lady,... read more

Nobody Can Stop Sovereign National Conference, says Braithwaite

Lawyer and former presidential candidate, Tunji Braithwaite,  has dared President Goodluck Jonathan and the National Assembly to stop the convening... read more

Northern governors raises committee on Boko Haram White Paper

Babangida Aliyu, Niger State Governor The Northern Governors Forum (NGF) rose from its meeting in Kaduna on Thursday with a... read more

I will reposition the image of the PDP, Alkali says

Rufai Ahmed Alkali The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Rufai Ahmed Alkali has announced his intention... read more

CPC dismiss members for accepting appointments under Katsina govt

CPC The Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) in Katsina state has announced the dismissal of all members of the party... read more

Adamawa PDP stakeholders accuse Governor Nyako of manipulating ward congresses

Mr. Nyako queues to vote at the congress Protests have  trailed the Peoples Democratic Party’s ward congresses, held across Adamawa... read more

PDP governors deny fighting Jonathan

Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom state has denied reports making the rounds that governors elected under the platform of... read more

Edo PDP in fresh crisis as Imasuangbon rejects governorship primary election result

Kenneth Imasuangbon Kenneth Imasuangbon, one of the contestants in Saturday’s PDP gubernatorial primary election in Edo, has rejected the outcome... read more

Supreme Court affirms Okorocha, Uduaghan's elections

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha The elections of Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State and Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta were... read more