Edo Guber: Edo State Tribunal Affirms Obaseki As Elected Governor

2nd left, Ambode, Oshiomhole, Obaseki, Oyegun during the campaign for the governorship election Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo and his predecessor, Adams Oshiomhole, have expressed excitement over the judgment of the electoral tribunal which upheld Obaseki’s election. They said that the Election Petition Tribunal’s judgment was a clear testimony that the Edo 2016 Governorship election…

APC planting moles to destabilize us – Accord Party

The Oyo State chapter of Accord Party has alleged that some “disgruntled elements” are allegedly being sponsored by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), to destabilize the party. The party maintained that those elements had “taken their desperation to serve their alleged paymasters in the APC to the level of claiming to be Accord members…

‘Crumbling’ APC is using Sheriff to destabilise PDP – Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has accused the All Progressives Congress-led Fed­eral Government of using discredited politicians to destabilize the People’s Demo­cratic Party (PDP). Gov. Wike said that because the APC is crumbling, the Fed­eral Government has resort­ed to sponsor the Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sher­iff, to cause……

Jonathan denies collecting N50m from Wike

Former Presi­dent Goodluck Jonathan has de­nied allegations by Sheriff that he received N50 million from Wike to organise the recent PDP peace meeting. It will be recalled that Sheriff had alleged on Thurs­day that Wike and his Ekiti State counterpart, Ayodele Fayose, re­cruited Jonathan to scuttle Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson’s peace efforts with N50m……

Wike has abandoned governance for politics of blackmail – APC

The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has accused the State Governor, Nyesom Wike of abandoning governance despite several challenges confronting people of the state to engage in politics of “blackmail.” APC in the state said rather than alleviate the sufferings of the people of the state, Wike has opted to engage…

PDP paying members N3,000 to pose as decampees – APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State has said it has uncovered plans by the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state to hire some persons from all over the state and neigbouring states of Abia and Imo to claim that they are APC members decamping to the PDP. The party…

Akwa-Ibom Senator, Umoyo defects to APC

A foundation member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Eket Senatorial District of Akwa Ibom State, Chief Etang Umoyo, has dumped the party for the All progressives Congress, APC. Umoyo, a Third Republic senator, who was in the forefront of the campaign for Eket Senatorial District to produce a governor in 2015, claimed that…

Benue LG poll: Aspirants accuse APC chairman of imposition

As preparations for the local government polls in Benue State gather momentum, some aspirants under the ruling party, the All Progressive Congress (APC) have registered their displeasure over what they described as “dearth of internal democracy” in the party, allegedly being perpetrated by the State Chairman, Abba Yaro. Addressing newsmen in Makurdi, the state capital…

There is no difference between APC and PDP – Gov Ayade

The governor of Cross River state, Ben Ayade has said there’s no ideological difference between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Ayade said this on Wednesday when Ali Modu Sheriff, national chairman of PDP, paid him a courtesy visit at the government house, Calabar. “What Nigerians need now is peace……

No difference between APC, PDP – Governor Ayade tells Sheriff

Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, has stated that there is no ideological difference between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Ayade said this on Wednesday, when the national chairman of PDP, Ali Modu Sheriff, paid him a courtesy visit at the Government House, Calabar. “What Nigerians need now…

Do not rule with Arms in a Democracy, Stop arresting our members – PDP Cautions APC

The Peoples’ Demo­cratic Party (PDP) led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi yesterday cau­tioned the ruling All pro­gressive Congress (APC) to stop ruling by arms in this era of democracy. The party frowned against the untoward, un­constitutional and indis­criminate arrest and de­tention of PDP members and supporters nation­wide on phantom charges by the government of APC. PDP,…

APC suspends convention

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has postponed its mini convention, which was scheduled to hold April 29. However, the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the party, will meet on April 25. The NEC will take place after a national caucus meeting, which holds April 24. This was confirmed by APC National Chairman, Chief John…

PDP on death row, APC gasping for breath – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has declared that the People Democratic Party, PDP, is on death row while his party, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is gasping for breath. The Vice President spoke yesterday at the National Conference on Political Party Supremacy and the Dynamics of Parliamentary Autonomy put together by the National Institute for…

Why Fayose prostrated 22 times before Obasanjo in 2003 – Olufemi Aduloju

The All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Ekiti State, Mr Olufemi Aduloju, has revealed how and why Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose prostrated about 22 times before former President Olusegun Obasanjo in 2003. He further said Fayose is still living in the past when the federal might assisted him to win two governorship elections. Aduloju,……

Members who defected to APC are lepers – Benue Minority Leader, Sule Audu

The Minority Leader of the Benue State House of Assembly, Hon. Dickson Sule Audu, has described as lepers, the 2 members of the Assembly who recently defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC ). Member representing Obi state constituency, Hon. Nick Eworo and his Okpokwu constituency counterpart, Hon. James Okefe, who were elected under the…

Why high caliber politicians are struggling to join APC – Senator Lawal Shuaibu

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has said that high caliber Nigerians are pleading to join the party because it has continued to wax very strong politically. The party further urged Nigerians who are castigating the current administration to exercise little patience and listen to President Mohammad Buhari who will soon roll out multiple achievements recorded…

Gov Wike hiding Rivers budget for 2yrs, APC alleges

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has called on the state’s governor, Nyesome Wike to reveal to the people, what the state has received as allocation in the last two years of his administration. Chris Finebone, APC Rivers State Publicity Secretary, in a statement on Monday called on Wike to tell “the truth…

News Summary 10/04/2017; Two Female Suicide Bombers Killed

One Of The Female Suicide Bombers Killed Two female suicide bombers who attempted to enter a mosque in Juddumuri village near Maiduguri during early morning prayers but intercepted died when one of the bombers detonated her improvised explosive device strapped to her body. Four people who were injured are receiving treatment at the specialist hospital…

I am joining APC because of my love for Buhari – Ex Ebonyi governor

The immediate past governor of Ebonyi, Martin Elechi, on Sunday decamped to the All Progressive Congress, APC, from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Mr. Elechi, a two-time governor of Ebonyi, registered for the APC at his country home in Echialike, Ikwo Local Government Area, in front of national party leaders. The party leaders were in……

Ex-Gov Elechi joins bandwagon, dumps PDP for APC

Former governor of Ebonyi State, Chief Martin Elechi, has joined the list of top politicians from the South East who dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC). The immediate past former governor of the state who reigned under the platform of the PDP for eight years registered for the…

Ex-Ebonyi state governor, Martin Elechi decamps to APC

Former Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief Martin Elechi has joined the All Progressives Congress, APC. Recall that former governor Elechi, had announced his retirement from active politics. However, he registered with the APC on Sunday at his home in Echialike, Ikwo Local Government Area of the state after the party’s national, zonal and state leaders…

Saraki moves to decimate PDP caucus, targets Akpabio over ties with Tinubu

The cracks in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the Senate, may soon break open and widen, as strong indications have emerged that the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has launched a fresh offensive to decimate it. Already, some members of the caucus, believed to be key loyalists of Saraki, are already calling for…

I am not going to dump APC – Governor Bindow

Governor Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa State, has insisted that he is not getting ready to decamp from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). On Friday, Abdurrahman Abba, Bindow’s Chief of Staff, said his principal and his supporters may leave APC. Abba, who spoke during a visit by the APC national delegation led by Senator Abdulkadir…

Al-Hassan did not lead Anti-Buhari protests – APC

The All Progressives Congress has denied reports that the Minister for Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, led a protest to its headquarters on Thursday. The party said, on Saturday, that Thursday’s visit by Taraba State APC members led by Mrs. Alhassan was made to request the allocation of federal projects in the northeast state, and to……

Florence Ita-Giwa officially dumps PDP for APC

Former presidential adviser and prominent Bakassi leader in Cross River State, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, has officially left the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC). Ita-Giwa was a pioneer member of the defunct All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) which later merged to form APC, before decamping to PDP in 2004. On Thursday,…

Abdulmumin Jibrin Begs Buhari, Others After Calling For His Resignation

The former Chairman of the House Appropriation committee, Abdulmumini Jibrin, representing Kiru/Bebeji Federal constituency in Kano state, has issued an apology to the President, Muhammadu Buhari, over his recent comments. Abdulmumin Jibrin who took to his social media page some days ago to question the president’s integrity adding that he is not the same man……

Senator Florence Ita-Giwa formally joins APC, receives brooms (PHOTOS)

Former presidential adviser, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, has finally defected to the Cross River State chapter of the All Progressives Congress. Ita-Giwa, who revealed in Calabar, that she was moving from the Peoples Democratic Party to join her contemporaries in the APC -said that she had been idle in her former party for over one year,…

Jibrin denies asking Buhari to resign

Controversial and suspended House of Representatives member representing Kiru/Bebeji Federal constituency in Kano state, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to pardon him over his recent advice for him to resign. The former House of Reps Appropriation Committee chairman who was suspended over allegations he levelled on principal officers of the House on…

2019: How we will defeat APC, PDP – AA

The Rivers State chairman of Action Alliance (AA), Sunday Gabriel Baju on Friday vowed that his party has developed new plans and ideas on how to defeat the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019. According to him, the party was working hard to ensure that it wins all available…

Nigerians already aware Buhari, APC have nothing to offer but lies – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, on Friday stated that it was now very clear to Nigerians that the All Progressives Congress, APC, has nothing to offer in terms of developmental projects, apart from lying to Nigerians. Wike also stated that the ruling party’s fight against corruption was targeted at intimidating political opponents, as the…

APC to boycott Ebonyi poll on April 22

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi says it will not participate in the April 22 local government council elections in the state. Spokesman of the party in the state, Mr Chuks Oko, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abakaliki on Thursday. Oko explained that the party’s…

Adamawa threatens to dump APC unless…

Governor Jibrilla Bindow of Adamawa State has warned that he, and the state may be forced to dump the All Progressives Congress (APC) and join the opposition. Governor Bindow spoke while clearly angry with the way and manner federal appointments and projects concerning his state are being handled. He called on the leadership of APC…

PDP lamakers in Lagos to lose seats for joining APC

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Lagos State has initiated the process of declaring vacant, seats of six of its members who defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the Lagos State House of Assembly. The party also expressed its support for the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee, at its General Assembly meeting…

PDP leaders have turned Wike to MMM – APC dismisses members’ defection

The All Progressives Congress, APC, Rivers State Chapter has reacted to the defection of some of its top shots to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The reaction was contained in a statement signed by APC spokesman, Chris Finebone on Thursday​.​ The APC said the “​inconsequential and worthless defections have become the easiest means PDP leaders…

How Amaechi made us to join PDP – APC decampees

‎Members of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State who dumped the party for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have claimed that the former governor of the State, Rotimi Amaechi made them leave the party. Many of the APC members from Asari-Toru and Degema Local Government Areas of the State who dumped the party for…

EKITI 2018: If APC wins 1 LGA, I will concede defeat – Fayose

The Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose has said he would concede defeat in the 2018 governorship election if the All Progressives Congress (APC) wins a single local government. He said this while speaking on People, Politics and Power, a programme on AIT. Fayose said Fayemi was free to contest the in the election if he……

Ita-Giwa set to join APC

Former presidential adviser, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, has declared that she will on Friday join the Cross River State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Mama Bakasi as she is fondly called made this disclosure on Thursday in Calabar, the Daily Post reports. She said the reason for pitching her tent with the APC was……

RECESSION: Stop blaming me, I managed the economy well – Jonathan tells Buhari

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has refuted claims from the ruling  All Progressives Congress (APC) who have continually blamed his government for the economic woes the country is currently going through. While inaugurating the economic recovery and growth plan (ERGP) on Wednesday, President Muhammadu Buhari still attributed some of the challenges in the country to the……

Ita-Giwa set to join APC

An erstwhile presidential adviser, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, has declared that she will on Friday join the Cross River State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Mama Bakasi, as she is fondly called made this disclosure on Thursday in Calabar. She said the reason for pitching her tent with the APC was because her contemporaries…

You’re compromising with evil, Sagay tells APC

Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) Prof Itse Sagay, has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is condoning evil and that the party has no right to order him on what to do and not to do. Sagay was reacting to the statement by the APC on Wednesday which condemned his comment and…

Meningitis: Governor Yari should blame APC, not God – Makarfi

The Senator Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has told Zamafara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, to blame the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the outbreak of Cerebrospinal Meningitis in the country and not God. Makarfi also accused the APC of playing politics with the lives of Nigerians. In a statement released…

APC denies Sagay, says comment on Senate uncalled for, regrettable

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the alleged comment the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) chairman, Itse Sagay, made against the Senate and described it as “uncalled for and regrettable”. While APC said the alleged comment could further complicate the relationship between the legislature and the executive, it frowned that Sagay could be…

APC cautions govt. appointees on inflammatory statements

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday charged government appointees to stop making statements that could further worsen the relationship between the Executive and the Legislature. Malam Bolaji Abdullahi, APC National Publicity Secretary, gave the advice in a statement issued in Abuja, saying that such utterances could derail the party’s effort to make peace between……

APC warns Sagay to keep his mouth shut

The chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC) Prof Itse Sagay has been warned by the All Progressives Congress to watch what he says in the public domain that could be interpreted as an attack on the national assembly. In a statement by Bolaji Abdullahi, spokesman of the party, APC said as a professor……

Don’t create more enemies for Buhari – APC warns Sagay

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned the chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), Itse Sagay, to stop making utterances that could be interpreted as an attack on the National Assembly. In a statement by Bolaji Abdullahi, spokesman of the party, APC said as a professor of law, Sagay should know better…

APC Urge Government Appointees To Stop Inflammatory Statements  

APC Urges Member To Stop Making Inflammatory Statement Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, Abuja; In furtherance of the All Progressives Congress (APC) efforts to resolve the rift between the Executive and the National Assembly, the APC urges all government appointees to stop making statements that may further worsen the relationship between the two arms of government and…

Fayose is agent of destruction – APC

The Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti state, Taiwo Olatunbosun, has described the state governor, Ayo Fayose, as a ‘destroyer’ and an agent of destabilization in the country. He said this while addressing party faithful in Ado Ekiti Local Government of the state. According to Olatunbosun, Fayose gagged the civic power…

APC youths urge EFCC to probe Akpabio

All Progressives Congress, APC, Youths Renaissance says its attention has been drawn to the remarks made against President Muhammadu Buhari by Godwill Akpabio in which the Senator stated that Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has performed more than the APC-led Federal Government. Collins Edwin, National Secretary, in a statement ​sent to DAILY POST ​said “ordinarily,…

APC national leaders induced PDP against Saraki – Kwara chapter

Some national leaders of the All Progressives Congress and a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP have been accused by the Kware state chapter of the APC of plotting against President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki. A statement on signed by State Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Sulyman Buhari, however expressed confidence that the……

APC threatens Fayose with jail term in 2018

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has declared that Governor Ayodele Fayose must be ready to face justice for allegedly violating the electoral law in the 2014 governorship election.‬ ‪The state APC Deputy Chairman, Mrs. Kemisola Olaleye, who spoke on Tuesday at a rally organized by the party for members in Ado Ekiti Local Government……

Be ready to face justice for violating electoral law – APC tells Fayose

‪The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has vowed to snatch power from Governor Ayodele Fayose as the 2018 poll draws nearer.‬ ‪The party also declared that Fayose must be ready to face justice for allegedly violating the electoral law in the 2014 governorship election.‬ ‪The state APC Deputy Chairman, Mrs. Kemisola Olaleye, who…

Ndume’s suspension: APC National Working Committee meet senate caucus

The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) led by Chief John Odigie Oyegun is currently in a close door meeting with Senators on the platform of the APC. Oyegun who arrived at the Senate hearing room with the entire members of his Committee is set to discuss the suspension of Senator Ali…

APC national leaders bribed PDP to plot against Saraki – Kwara chapter

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kwara State has accused some national leaders of the party and a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of plotting against President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki. A statement on Monday signed by State Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Sulyman Buhari, however expressed confidence that the renewed plot…

I have not dumped PDP for APC – Uduaghan

Former Governor of Delta State, Emmanuel Uduagahan, has debunked reports that he has left the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement released by his media aide, Sunny Areh on Monday, Uduaghan labelled it as “the work of mischief makers and those seeking cheap publicity”. Uduaghan also said their…

APC members in Oyo storm Govt House over appointments by Ajimobi

Some members of the APC in Oke-Ogun area of Oyo State on Monday protested alleged lopsidedness in the appointments made by Gov. Abiola Ajimobi. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the protesters, who carried placards with various inscriptions, were from the 10 local government areas in the zone. The protesters took their case…

New Ondo speaker defects from PDP to APC after swearing -in

The newly-elected speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, Bamidele Oloyelogun, has cross-carpeted from the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC) He announced his defection shortly after his inauguration as Speaker. Oloyelogun said that he would be decamping officially with some other members on Tuesday. He said: “We are here today……

New Ondo Speaker, Bamidele Oloyelogun, dumps PDP for APC

The newly-elected speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, Bamidele Oloyelogun, has cross-carpeted from the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC) He announced his defection shortly after his inauguration as Speaker. Oloyelogun said that he would be decamping officially with some other members on Tuesday. He said: “We are here today…

PDP deletes post after losing in its own online poll

The official handle of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) was forced to delete its social media poll after the results turned out to be the opposite of what was expected. The poll was carried out by the opposition party as an attempt to determine if the general populace had an regrets to voting in Muhammadu……

Senate vs Presidency: APC to meet party Senators Tuesday

In line with the resolve by the All Progressives Congress, APC, to end the ongoing rift between the Executive and the National Assembly, its National Working Committee will on Tuesday meet with the party’s Caucus of the Senate. Already, party leaders have embarked on a series of consultations with the key actors aimed at finding…

2019: Buhari will win if he contests another election – Presidency

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has declared that Nigerians will vote for Buhari should he contest the 2019 election. Featuring on Channels television Programme, Sunday Politics, Adesina stressed that his principal had done very well in the two years of being in power. When asked by the…

Criticisms from corrupt Nigerians won’t stop anti-graft war –-Presidency

The Presidency says that President Muhammadu Buhari will not be deterred in his administration’s fight against corruption by the criticism of those “whose illicit ways of accumulating money have been stopped.” This was contained in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja on Sunday, which quoted the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President…

APC Set To Intervene In Rift Between Executive And The National Assembly

Following the All Progressives Congress, APC has resolved to intervene in the on-going rift between the Executive and the National Assembly, the APC National Working Committee (NWC) will on Tuesday, April 4, meet with the Party’s Caucus of the Senate. Worried by the worsening relationship between the two arms of government, the Party had embarked on…

APC Governors to remove Okorocha as Chairman

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors are set to remove Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, as chairman of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) and replace him with a Governor from the South West. Daily Trust reports that the two second-term Governors from the South West who might replace Okorocha, are Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo…

APC’s treasurer, 400 others defect to PDP in Katsina

Treasurer of the Katsina State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Nasiru Usman, has dumped the party for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, alongside 4,000 others. The defectors presented themselves to the Kankia Local Government chapter of the PDP on Saturday. Usman, speaking on behalf of other defectors, said that they decided to switch…

Katsina APC Treasurer, 4,000 supporters defect to PDP

Alhaji Nasiru Usman, Treasurer, Katsina State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), along with 4,000 others. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the defectors presented themselves to the Kankia Local Government chapter of their new political abode, on Saturday. Speaking on behalf of other……

Saraki is a threat to APC, democracy – Adamawa lawmaker, Alhassan Urmar

Adamawa State House of Assembly member, Alhaji Alhassan Umar, representing Jada/Mbulo constituency, yesterday said that Senate President Bukola Saraki, was not only a threat to the future of the All Progressive Congress, APC, but also to the country’s democracy. Umar said this while speaking to newsmen yesterday in Yola where he alleged that Saraki had…

APC has no leader, Tinubu’s title is nickname – Chekwas Okorie

Chief Chekwas Okor​​ei​, presidential candidate of the United Progressives Party, UPP, in the 2015 presidential election‎​, has declared that the ‘leader’ appendage which many call former Lagos governor, Bola Tinubu, is just a nickname. He also described the All Progressives Congress, APC, as a party without a distinct leading light. ​On the memo by Kaduna…

PDP accuses Fayose’s of “unholy romance” with APC leaders

Lagos State Chairman of the People Democratic Party, PDP, Otunba Segun Adewale has expressed his displeasure over what he described as unbridled romance of Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose with leaders of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC. Adewale was reacting to the manner in which Fayose openly acknowledged the political sagacity of the former…

Two years in power, APC still in shameless abyss of propaganda, blame-game –PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) faction led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi has lamented that two years after the All Progressives Congress (APC) took over power it has continued to descend into “shameless abyss of propaganda, blame-game and media trial of previous administration”. While stating that APC government under President Muhammadu Buhari has remained a failure,…

Stop Hugging Transformers – APC Warns Nigerians

The ruling political party in the country, All Progressive Congress, APC, which produced the president of the nation, Muhammadu Buhari, has issued a fresh warning to Nigerians. The political party took to its official handle on social media to warn Nigerians against hugging transformers. The warning comes after photos of Nigerians hugging transformer surfaced online.……

Bolaji Abdullahi Responds To Statement Attributed To Mr. Dayo Adeyeye

Bolaji Abdullahi, Abuja: The All Progressives Congress (APC) finds Wednesday’s statement attributed to Mr. Dayo Adeyeye, the purported spokesperson of a rump of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) quite regrettable. As a Party that was formerly in the opposition, the APC is aware of the role a thriving opposition can play in sustaining democracy. However,…

LG poll: APC youths kick against Ajimobi’s alleged sideline of key members

The supremacy battle between Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State and some key members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), over the Local Government election primaries of the party has taken another dimension. This is as South-West APC Youth Forum has kicked against what they called “One man show” in running the affairs of…

PDP list APC’s sins over two years of governance

‎The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday, accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) of deceiving Nigerians into voting out the PDP from power for ‘change’, which Nigerians misunderstood to mean positive change. Going through the first half of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC government, PDP claimed that “the event of March 28, 2015……

Fashola, Fayemi missing at Tinubu’s Colloquium

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola and Minister of Solid Minerals, Kayode Fayemi, were two notable absentees at Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s 6th Colloquium on Tuesday. The two men were no where in sight at the Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos, where the ceremony was staged. During their tenure as Governors of Lagos…

If Buhari does nothing about the economy, Nigeria is doomed – Tinubu

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has said that Nigeria is heading for doom, if the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration does not reform the economy. Tinubu said this while speaking on Tuesday in Lagos at the 9th Bola Tinubu Colloquium, organised by his friends and well-wishers to celebrate his 65th birthday,…

Buhari is not afraid to risk his health for Nigeria – APC

The All Progressives Congress has said President Muhammadu Buhari is willing to risk his health for the sake of the country. The national Chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, said this in a chat with newsmen further said the party will beg the President to run for elections in 2019. He noted that his……

Tinubu At 65, A Dogged Fighter For Democracy – Dogara

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has described Sen. Bola Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos, as a dogged fighter for democracy. In a statement issued on Tuesday by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Mr Turaki Hassan, the speaker described Tinubu as a leader, man of vision, on his 65th…

2019: We will beg Buhari to run – APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday said nothing has changed its earlier resolve to return President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 general elections despite his recent health challenges. The national Chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, said this in a chat with Daily Independent. He noted that his earlier statement that the party leadership will…

Nigeria is making steady progress under Buhari —Oyegun

Despite the seeming unending controversies dogging its administration, the APC-led Federal Government is making sure and steady progress whose impact will continue to steer the nation towards growth and stability, the ruling party’s national chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has said. Speaking Monday in Kuru, Plateau State, at the opening of a 4-Day retreat organised for……

How Tinubu helped me to win 2015 elections – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed how Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was able to secure electoral victory in 2015 for the party. According to him, Tinubu’s  understanding of politics helped in unseating an incumbent government. The APC defeated the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2015 presidential election partly because of Tinubu’s……

President Buhari Congratulates Asiwaju BolaTinubu At 65

President Buhari In Handshake With Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu Femi Adesina, Abuja; President Muhammadu Buhari warmly felicitates with former Lagos State Governor and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on his 65th65th birthday. President Buhari joins all members of the APC, political and business associates of the Asiwaju of Lagos, his…

Buhari, APC should be blamed for suicide deaths, attempts – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has told Nigerians to blame the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress, APC, federal government for the recent suicide deaths and suicide attempts in the country. In a statement on its official twitter handle, @OfficialPDP, the party said, “Nigerians should hold APC Nigeria and Muhammadu Buhari government responsible for the…

El-Rufai is a leper, full of sins – APC

A faction of the All Progressive Congress, APC, in Kaduna State, APC Akida has said that Governor Nasir El- Rufai lacks the moral justification to criticize President Muhammadu Buhari. The group noted that El-Rufai, having asked them to go and climb Kufena mountain when they complained about the appointments he (el-Rufai) made, the 30-page Memo…

APC warns members against disrespecting National Assembly

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned its members who are government appointees, not to disrespect the National Assembly. This comes amid the recent face-off between the Senate and the Comptroller-General of Customs, Hameed Ali, as well as the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mallam…

Tinubu piloted APC to defeat PDP – Osun chapter

All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun has congratulated its national leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for the chain of remarkable achievements he has had since he became involved in Nigeria’s politics. According to the party, Tinubu led the APC in the epic battle that took power from a ruling party. “Whether you like or hate…

APC, Buhari responsible for rising rate of suicide – PDP

President Muhammadu Buhari -led All Progressives Congress, APC, federal government has been blamed for recent suicide and suicide attempts in the country. The Peoples  Democratic Party, PDP criticized President Buhari-led federal government for the rampant suicide mission. The party in a statement on its official twitter handle, @OfficialPDP said: “Nigerians should hold APC Nigeria and…

I have written more than 20 letters to Buhari – El -Rufai

The governor of Kaduna state, Nasir el-Rufai has stated that he has written more than 20 memos to  President Muhammadu Buhari and he is unfazed by the latest one recommending that some reforms be made. In the 30-page document, which Sahara Reporters published last week, el-Rufai told Buhari that some of the people around him……

Reps very supportive of Buhari’s administration – APC

Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun, says House of Representatives has been very supportive of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. He spoke on Thursday at a meeting between the National Working Committee (NWC) members and the APC caucus in the House. Odigie-Oyegun said that the House under the leadership of Yakubu Dogara as speaker…

Odigie-Oyegun commends APC NASS caucus for support to FG, party

The Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has commended the party’s members in the House of Representatives for their support to President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. The chairman gave the commendation on Thursday at a meeting between the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) members and APC caucus in the House at the National……

All Progressives Congress (APC) Leadership Commend Dogara For Standing Behind FG

 The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Oyegun, has commended the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara for his unflinching support and loyalty to the APC-led Federal government. Chief John Oyegun, The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress Chief Oyegun made the commendation Thursday evening when he…

Defection to APC: Resign as Electoral Reform chairman – Fayose tells Nnamani

Ekiti State Governor and Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum, Mr Ayodele Fayose has called for the immediate resignation of former Senate President, Ken Nnamani as chairman of the Electoral Reform Committee. He stated that Nnamani should allow a non-partisan person to take over, saying “if the federal government is serious about electoral reform,…