Politics

In Emeka’s death, part of me also died – Obi

The Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has described the death of his bosom friend and former Commissioner for Utilities in his government, Dr. Emeka Nwankwu, as shocking and devastating.
He said that in Nwankwu’s death that part of him (Obi) also died.
Obi was speaking after the requiem mass for the repose of his soul at St. Mark’s Catholic Church, Abagana, yesterday.

Imo Assembly drums support for Uzodinma, endorses Supreme Court verdict

.More lawmakers defect to APC

By Valentine Amanze

Imo State House of Assembly Thursday, threw its weight behind the Supreme Court judgment, which ousted Emeka Ihedioha and enthroned Senator Hope Uzodinma as the state governor.
In a statement by the Chief Press Secretary/ Speciall Assistant on Media to governor, Mr. Oguwike Nwachuku, the House passed a vote of confidence in the Supreme Court ruling following a motion raised by Hon. Kennedy Ibe, member representing Obowo State Constituency.

Breaking: Two Action Alliance Reps defect to APC

Two members of the Action Alliance (AA) from Imo state in the House of Representatives on Thursday defected to the governing All Progressives Congress (APC).

The two lawmakers are Uju Kingsley China and Pascal Chigozie Obi.
Governor Hope Uzodinma, former Governor Rochas Okorocha, National Organising Secretary of the APC, Emma Ibediro and the former of Staff to Okorocha, Uche Nwosu were on the floor of the House to witness the detection of the two lawmakers.

Breaking: Supreme Court nullifies Lyon’s election, declares PDP winner

The Supreme Court has nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon, and his running mate Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo.

Obi, EXCO meet at Abagana (Photo)

Anambra State former Governor, Mr. Peter Obi, with his entire EXCO members during the vigil mass for his former Commissioner for Utilities, Dr. Emeka Nwankwu, at Abagana, recently.

PDP to Niger governor: Pay workers new minimum wage or resign

By Priscilla Campbell,
Minna

Uzodinma vows to make Imo a model state

.Swears-in SSG, Attorney General, Chief of Staff
By Valentine Amanze

Civil society group, market women, others condemn violent political clashes in Edo

....urge govt, Police to rein in politicians

Arthur Nwankwo was a unique Nigerian - Obi

By Valentine Amanze
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Vice Presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi, has described Dr. Arthur Nwankwo as a unique Igbo man and a true Nigerian who deployed everything available to him to the liberation of the people and advancement of humanity.
Obi, the former governor of Anambra State, was reacting to the death of Nwankwo on Saturday.

Obi, Tambuwal attend PDP meeting

The Vice presidential candidate of the PDP, Mr. Peter Obi (left), with Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, after the PDP meeting at Abuja, recently.

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