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Anambra Election: Governor Obiano declared winner of APGA primaries

Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, has emerged as the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in the upcoming November 18 poll in the state. Mr. Obiano was declared the winner of the party’s primary which held Tuesday at the Dora Akunyili Women’s Development Centre, in Awka, the state capital. The incumbent governor who was the sole contestant ...

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Anambra Election: Akolisa Ufodike barred from contesting PDP Primaries over dual citizenship

The Peoples Democratic Party on Friday in Abuja cleared five aspirants to participate in the August 19, 2017 governorship primary election in Anambra State.   Those cleared include a former Minister of Aviation, Senator Stella Oduah, Lynda Ikpeazu, Dr. Patrick Ubah, John Emeka and Dr. Alex Obiogolu.   The party, however, stopped Mr. Akolisa Ufodike from participating in the exercise ...

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Anambra Governorship Aspirant Chris Enemuo kidnapped

An aspirant for the November 18, 2017 governorship election in Anambra State, Sir Chris Okey Enemuo, has been kidnapped. Sir Enemuo, who is aspiring for the plum job under the Labour Party (LP) platform, was abducted in Udi town in neighbouring Enugu State.   Enemuo, who picked his expression of interest form for the governorship election on July 28, was ...

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PDP has gone past its worst moment, Nigerians want it back in 2019 –Ex-President Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said that Nigerians still want the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to return to power in 2019. He therefore appealed to the party’s members to rebuild it.   Mr. Jonathan said this on Monday evening as he led other party chieftains to a meeting of Expanded National Caucus of the party at its Wadata Plaza national ...

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Fayose reveals presidential ambition, launches campaign on Facebook, Twitter

The Ekiti State governor, Ayo Fayose, has commenced activities towards his ambition to become president of Nigeria in 2019. On Monday, the governor launched his campaign on Twitter and Facebook by opening accounts in the name of his presidential campaign on both platforms. His spokesman, Lere Olayinka, however, told newsmen that the campaign has not been officially launched. Mr. Olayinka ...

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REVEALED! Why El Rufai gave N1Billion naira to Sheriff to incapacitate the PDP [MUST READ]

According to a new on a facebook page by the Senator representing a constituency in Kaduna State, Senator Shehu Sani, the governor of Kaduna State Nasiru El Rufai had been funding the sacked factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] in his battle against the Makarfi led PDP. As Senator Sani wrote, Governor El Rufai provided over N1billion to ...

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Makarfi being PDP chairman is no threat us in 2019 – APC National Vice Chairman Salihu

The National Vice Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), North East zone, Mustapha Salihu, said on Wednesday the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would not pose any threat to the APC in 2019 despite the Supreme Court’s judgement that ended the protracted leadership crisis rocking the party.   Salihu, who spoke with journalists at the APC secretariat, also dismissed petitions ...

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Supreme Court declares Makarfi authentic PDP chairman, sacks Sheriff

The Supreme Court on Wednesday sacked Ali Sheriff as the National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party. The court also declared Ahmed Makarfi, the caretaker committee chairman, as the authentic leader of the PDP, Nigeria’s largest opposition party. Share

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Defection Rocks Cross River Assembly!

By Akanimo Sampson | THE Cross River State House of Assembly is currently being unsettled by the defection gale from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC) that is sweeping across the country as politicians position themselves for power in 2019.   APC is not relenting in their quest to oust the PDP in Cross River ...

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Rivers 2019: APC Crisis Deepens As Abe Insists on Democracy, Ogoni Governor

By Akanimo Sampson |THE simmering crisis rocking the Rivers State wing of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is taking a turn for the worse, as the entrenched dominant forces are not yet willing to yield ground. At the bottom of the crisis is who flies the governorship flag of the party in 2019.   While the Ogoni people, the kinsmen ...

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