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Photo: Obi, celebrates with cleric's wife, others

R-L Mr. Peter Obi; Sen. Chris Ngige; Bishop Onuoha; wife of the Bishop on the Niger, Elsie Nwokolo (celebrating her 50th birthday) and Bishop Owen Nwokolo at her( Elsie's) 50th birthday celebration at All Saints Anglican Church, Onitsha, recently.

Obi felicitates with Muslims at Sallah

By Valentine Amanze

The former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has saluted the Muslims in Nigeria and beyond, as they celebrate this year’s Eid-El-Kabir.
He said the celebration again offered the Muslims the special opportunity to reflect on their spiritual lives, pray for themselves, others and the nation.
He called for reflection on the ideals of good living, which all religions preach, which, according to him, abhors violence, but rather promotes peace and fraternity among men.

Rivers: PDP decries APC’s use of police, military on elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has decried what it called the unrelenting use of security forces, including special police and military units by the All

Progressives Congress (APC) to subjugate Nigerians and provide cover for their thugs to unleash violence, disrupt polling processes and foist  fake results at elections.

  It said that such brazen assault on the will of the people, particularly as witnessed in the last Saturday’s Rivers State Assembly bye-election, was completely

How Tinubu tried to destroy APC, by Tambuwal

Sokoto State governor, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, has refuted claims by the former governor of Lagos State, Senator Bola Tinubu, that he left the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) because he could not be given an automatic ticket in 2019. Tambuwal also accused Tinubu of trying to destroy APC after he was denied being President Muhammadu Buhari’s running mate in the 2015 presidential election.

Saraki reveals Tinubu's secret plan with Buhari

The President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, yesterday, accused Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu of blindly supporting President Muhammadu Buhari because he wants to succeed him as Nigeria’s president in 2023. Saraki also revealed that Tinubu had complained to him in their series of meetings towards reconciliation in the past, wherein the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) always expressed his displeasure with the style of Buhari and the disrespect he had suffered from the government.

Obaseki unveils strategy to mitigate operational cost for MSMEs, boost production scale, employment

...as APC leaders laud administration's focus

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Governor Obaseki, has said that the establishment of production centres across the state which will share support infrastructure such as electricity, security and low-cost financing will boost economic growth in the state.

Obaseki said this at a meeting with leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo South Senatorial District, ON Sunday in Benin City, the state capital.

Eid-El-Kabir: APC felicitates with Muslims

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has felicitated with Muslims and Nigerians on the celebration of Eid-El-Kabir, the holy Islamic festival to commemorate the obedience and willingness of Ibrahim to follow Almighty Allah's (SWT) command to sacrifice his son.
The in a statement by its Ag. National Publicity Secretary,

Obi celebrates Odili, Rivers ex-governor, at 70, hails Wike

By Valentine Amanze

The immediate past Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has congratulated former Governor of Rivers State, Dr. Peter Odili, on his 70th birthday, describing him as a blessing to the Nigeria polity.

  “To all of us who passed through Christ The King College (CKC), Onitsha, Senior Odili is an a source of pride. He was the first CKC product to become a governor and served the people of Rivers State to the best of his ability for eight eventful years,” Obi said Saturday in a statement personally signed by him.

Police have declared war on Rivers, says Wike

By Val Amanze

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has stated that the consistency with which the Police sabotage the electoral process in Rivers State amounts to a declaration of war on the people.

  In a state broadcast on Sunday on the failed Port Harcourt State Constituency Three Bye-Election allegedly disrupted by the Police and armed All Progressives Congress (APC) thugs, Governor Wike advised the Rivers people not to succumb to the antics of the police, lest they become slaves in their fatherland.

Rivers bye-election: APC hails electorate

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended the Rivers State electorate for “bravely defending their votes despite the violence and snatching of electoral materials perpetuated by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)” during the Saturday’s suspended bye-election for Port Harcourt Constituency III in the Rivers State House of Assembly.

  The APC Ag. National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Yekini Nabena, made the commendation in a statement on Suunday, August 19, 2018.

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