PDP: Wike, Fayose not sponsors of Jonathan’s peace meeting – Committee

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said it was untrue that Rivers governor, Nyesom Wike and his Ekiti counterpart, Ayodele Fayose, sponsored the party’s April 6 stakeholders’ meeting. Mr Dayo Adeyeye, Publicity Secretary of the National Caretaker Committee of the party, stated this at news conference on Friday in Abuja. Deputy National Chairman of the party,……

National Hospital confirms death of Jonathan’s former CSO, Godwin Obuah

The management of National Hospital Abuja have confirmed the death of the former Chief Security Officer to ex-President, Goodluck Jonathan, Godwin Obuah. Obuah reportedly suffered a “massive heart attack”. The spokesperson for the hospital, Dr. Tayo Haastrup, said he died in the Accident and Emergency Department of the Hospital. “I can confirm the you that…

Jonathan reacts to Sheriff’s claim that Wike gave him N50m

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to an allegation by the National Chairman of People’s Democratic (PDP), Ali Modu Sheriff that Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, gave him N50 million to organise the recent stakeholders meeting in Abuja. Jonathan who spoke through his media aide, Ikechukwu Eze, dismissed Sheriff’s claim and described it as untrue….

EFCC raids company owned by Goodluck Jonathan’s cousin, Azibaola

​Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday, raided ​a​ facility​ being developed by former President, Goodluck Jonathan’s cousin, Robert Azibaola, in Otakeme, Bayelsa State. No reason was given for the raid, though the company premises was searched by the operatives on the suspicion ​that ​they would find hidden cash. ​S​pokes​man​ of…

Reps to summon Jonathan over Malabu oil deal

Chairman, House of Representatives ad-hoc panel probing the contract of Oil Prospecting License (OPL) 245, Razak Atunwa, says his committee will invite former president, Goodluck Jonathan, to assist in the ongoing investigation of the Malabu oil deal. Recall that Jonathan on Tuesday dismissed reports that he received $200m as kick-back from the said deal, adding…

We won’t reconcile with Sheriff – South-West PDP tells Jonathan

The South-West caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Tuesday resolved to shut the doors of reconciliation against the factional National Chairman of the party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff. The party, led by the governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, National Vice Chairman, South West, Eddy Olafeso and other notable leaders of the…

Jonathan, Fayose, Wike will not be suspended from PDP – Sheriff

The national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has denied speculations that the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party, is planning to suspend some of its bigwigs, including former President Goodluck Jonathan. Sheriff, speaking through his deputy, Cairo Ojougboh, told Daily Trust that his administration would not condone indiscipline,…

Kashamu “shocked” Jonathan presided over PDP ‘reconciliatory meeting’

Senator Buruji Kashamu has said he was “shocked” that former President Goodluck Jonathan, presided over a meeting that “disregarded” the court of appeal judgement, which upheld Ali Modu Sheriff as the authentic chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Kashamu, who is representing Ogun East, also insisted that Sheriff did not disrespect Jonathan, by walking…