Politics

1,000 APC members defect to PDP in Ebonyi LG

Over 1,000 members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Ebonyi local government area of Ebonyi state have decamped to the ruling
People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.

The decampees were led into the PDP by Hon. Bede Nwali, former member representing Ebonyi North East constituency in the state House of
Assembly.

Nwali who led his loyalists into the PDP, said they have been in Egypt for years and have decided to go back to the PDP.

He thanked PDP Executives and members in the Ebonyi local government area for welcoming them.

Imo holds council elections on Saturday

The much expected local government council elections in Imo State has been slated to take place this weekend.

   The chairman of the State Independent Electoral Commission (ISIEC), Ethelbert A C Ibebuchi, disclosed this to newsmen in Owerri.

  He said that the exercise which is a product of a holistic pragmatic approach would take place in 3,523 polling units and 44 voting points in the state.

Death of Ezza North APC chieftain scares party members in Ebonyi

By Ozo Felix, Abakaliki

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,

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