Politics

Today’s saddest in my political career, says Ojudu as FFK joins APC

  Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu, is unhappy after Femi Fani-Kayode joined the All Progressives Congress. This is as he described Thursday as the saddest in his political career. He posted the message on Facebook, hours after FFK met his boss at Aso Rock and defected to the ruling …

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Femi Fani-Kayode meets Buhari, joins APC

  Former Minister of Aviation, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, has defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress. He was presented to the President, Muhammadu Buhari by the Chairman, Caretaker Committee of APC, and governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni, on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. FFK joined the ruling party months after romancing around …

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Former Nigerian President, Jonathan

2023 presidency: We’ll give Jonathan chance to contest -APC

  The All Progressives Congress says former President Goodluck Jonathan will be given an opportunity to contest for the 2023 presidency if he joins the ruling party. The National Secretary, APC Caretaker, and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee, John Akpanudoedehe, said this while featuring as a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Wednesday. He said this when …

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2023: Sanwo-Olu doing well, I have no plan to become Lagos gov, says Gbajabiamila

  The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said he has no plan to contest Lagos State governorship seat after his tenure in 2023. According to the 59-year-old politician, the incumbent Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, is doing well and there is no need to discontinue him from running for second term …

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BREAKING: APC schedules state congresses for Oct 2

  The All Progressives Congress has slated October 2 as the date for its State Congresses. Towards this end, the party has said it would commence the sale of nomination forms on Wednesday. This was made public by the National Secretary of the Caretaker/Extraordinary National Convention Planning Committee, Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, in a terse statement, …

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INEC recognises Ozigbo as PDP candidate for Anambra guber poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has finally named Valentine Ozigbo as the gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 6, 2021, Anambra governorship election.   In a statement, yesterday, INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman of the Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye, said the commission decided to recognise Ozigbo …

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APC goes ahead with local govt congresses despite Asaba court order

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has said it is going ahead with the conduct of its nationwide local council congresses billed to hold tomorrow (Saturday), while vowing “to severely sanction members and their sponsors who take the party to court.”   APC’s position is in defiance to an order by an Asaba High Court …

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God Will Not Forsake Nigerians In 2023 – Oshiomhole

Former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomole, said yesterday that God will not forsake or abandon Nigerians as the country gets set for the 2023 general elections. Oshiomole, who spoke in Abuja at the investiture of Rotn Victoria Unoarumi as the 10th president of Rotary Club of Abuja, Maitama, said …

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In new twist, court restores Secondus as PDP chairman

Hours after the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rose from an emergency meeting in Abuja to ratify its Deputy National Chairman (South), Yemi Akinwonmi, as the acting national chairman, Justice Nusirat Umar of the Kebbi State High Court has ordered Prince Uche Secondus to return to his position as the …

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PDP Crisis: Anxiety As Secondus Rejects Oct. Deadline

  There is anxiety in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the crisis bedevilling it is worsening ahead of the party’s national convention. The current wave of uncertainty and anxiety in the party is sequel to the decision of the embattled national chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, not to leave office in October. Multiple sources in …

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