2019 Ticket: Tinubu Relies Okorocha, Says APC Shouldn’t Mimic PDP

Photo: APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has clarified the misrepresentation in the statement attributed to him by Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha, saying he never underrated the importance of governors in the party’s nomination process. He, however, explained that what he said in…

APC Chieftain Blasts Ekweremadu for Criticising Buhari’s Economic Policy

By Ignatius Okpara, Enugu ENUGU, NIGERIA (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – A chieftain of the ruling All progressives congress APC from Enugu state and  Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON)  Mr. Osita Okechukwu, has decried  Nigeria’s  Deputy  Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu over his recent  comments on President Muhammadu Buhari’s  alleged poor  handling of the nation’s economy….

Manchester Derby: Mourinho,  Mikel Arteta, Ederson Involved in Post-Match Row

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Manchester United Manager Jose Mourinho and Manchester co-assistant coach Mikel Arteta had both suffered from a post-match row unpleasant experience. While Mourinho was allegedly pelted with water and milk, Arteta had a cut on his fore head. Arteta was left with a cut, though it is unclear how it was caused and…

OPINION: Baggage of 2030 Sustainable Agenda

Photo: Kemi Adeosun, Nigeria’s Finance minister By Jerome- Mario Utomi (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – There was a veiled agreement among stakeholders at a recent gathering in Lagos that the governments in Nigeria at all levels are shirking the traditional but universal responsibility of provision of economic and infrastructural succor to the citizenry which the instrumentality of participatory…

Dokpesi Makes U-Turn; Accepts Defeat, Congratulates Secondus

Photo: Chief Raymond Dokpesi (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The founder of Daar Communications, Raymond Dokpesi, who contested the PDP National Chairmanship position and lost, has congratulated the winner, Uche Secondus. Mr. Dokpesi, who had earlier faulted the process of the party’s National Convention held in Abuja on Saturday, declared that “the delegates have spoken”. Earlier, he…

PDP National Convention a Sham, Anti-South West, Says APC Chieftain

Photo caption: Engr. Ife Oyedele …Urges Yorubas in PDP to Cross to APC The National Convention of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) which took place last Saturday has been described as a sham, fraud and particularly designed to hurt the interests of the South West geo-political zone of the country. The Ondo State Co-ordinator of…

Nigerian Government Told to Boost Local Products Patronage    

Photo: The National Ameer of The Companion, an Association of Muslim men in Business and Professions, Alh. ‘Wale Sonaike (M); Assistant National Secretary, Mr. Saheed Amoo (L) and National Publicity Secretary, Tpl. Kamorudeen Ogunfowora. By Tajudeen Balogun LAGOS, NIGERIA (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Government at various levels have been prompted to increase patronage of ”made in…

Secondus Emerges new PDP Chairmain as Adeniran Rejects Result

Photo: Uche Secondus ABUJA, NIGERIA (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Finally, a former Vice and acting National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, has been declared as the winner of the National Chairmanship election of the party. Former Governor of Benue State and Chairman of the Convention electoral committee Mr. Gabriel Suswam…

“Unity List” Emerges at PDP Convention As Dokpesi Kicks

ABUJA, NIGERIA (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The opposition Peoples Democratic Party National Convention which is still underway in Abuja has taken a new dimension as a list allegedly endorsed by some party’s Governors has emerged. The list which surfaced Saturday evening at the Eagle Square, venue of the National meeting of the party was titled: ”Unity…