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…

Edo Governorship Election : Court Reserves Judgment on Appeal Filed By PDP

The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin, on Thursday reserved judgment sine dine in the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), and Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu, its candidate, in the Sept. 28 governorship election. The appellants filed the appeal over the Edo Governorship Election Petition Tribunal’s stoppage of the recounting of ballot papers used in…

Supreme Court Settles Niger State Governorship Tussle

The Supreme Court has upheld the nomination of Governor Abubakar Bello Sani as the All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship candidate for the 2015 governorship election in Niger. Mr Mustapha Babangida, an APC governorship aspirant, had approached the Niger State High Court to challenge the outcome of the primary which Sani emerged as the governorship candidate….

APC Okays Nigeria-Niger Crude Oil Pipeline Refining Plan

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun on Wednesday welcomed ongoing bilateral discussions between Nigeria and the Republic of Niger which will result in piping crude oil from the Republic of Niger for refining at the Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company (KRPC). This was made known in a press release…

Dalung: Why There Is Confusion in APC

The Minister of Sport and Youth Development, Mr. Solomon Dalung, said the seeming crisis in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) may not be unconnected with 2019 elections. Dalung said this on Thursday in Abuja while briefing newsmen after visiting the party’s National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, at the secretariat. According to him, most of…

INEC: Godwin Obaseki Is Edo State Governor-Elect

Godwin Obaseki, Edo State Governor-Elect The National Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has officially declared Godwin Obaseki as the winner of the Edo state governorship election. Obaseki won the contest with a total of 319,483 votes while that of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Osagie Ize-Iyamu, polled 253,173 votes. The results by INEC indicated that he won…

PDP’s Ridiculous Demand To Bring Back Corruption – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says it is a ridiculous demand by a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari return the country to the the voodoo economics and reckless fiscal policies the country was subjected to during the immediate-past PDP administration. This is contained in a press release…

PDP Is Responsible For Prostitution Among Edo Girls – Mrs Obaseki

Wife of the Edo state governorship candidate, Mrs Betsy Obaseki, has blamed prostitution among Edo State girls on opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party and its failures. The wife of the All Progressive Congress flagbearer noted that PDP’s failure led girls from Edo into engaging in prostitution in Italy. Mrs. Obaseki said this while speaking to…

APC’s Change Agenda Is A Labour In Vain – Niran Malaolu

A former commissioner of Information and Strategy in Ogun state, Dr. Niran Malaolu, has advise the ruling party, All Progressive Congress, APC, to change strategy as its ‘Change’ agenda is a labour in vain. Niran Malaolu while speaking as a guest speaker at the exploratory conference heralding the third Lagos Open Parliament organised by the…

The Pros And Cons of ‎Mark Zuckerberg’s Visit To Nigeria

At a time technological experts have applauded the recent visit of Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg‎ to Nigeria, as it will help to boost the nation’s technological hub, others in the political scene have viewed it on the contrary. It could be recalled that lovers of Facebook were agog on Tuesday, August 30, when ‎Zuckerberg‎ landed…

Utomi laments rising poverty, unemployment

Renowned Economist and a chieftain of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Prof. Pat Utomi has described the excruciating level of poverty and unemployment in the country as very sad and heart breaking. Utomi stated this when he paid a familiarisation visit to the members of the APC Delta Central Elders and Leaders Forum at Chief…