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PDP Reacts To Taraba Election Tribunal Verdict

Press Statement Taraba; Conclusive Evidence Of Judicial Double Standard Against The PDP The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says Saturday’s judgment of the Taraba state gubernatorial election tribunal in favour of the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Hajia Aisha Jummai Alhassan is another evidence of executive interference in the judiciary. The party said the reason given by the tribunal for arriving ...

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Fayose Cautions Buhari, APC Over Rivers, Akwa Ibom Tribunal Verdicts

Written By Chukwudi Ogana Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has condemned the tribunal judgments which nullified the governorship elections in Rivers and Akwa Ibom States. Governor Fayose expressed concern over what he described as an attempt by President Buhari and his party, to fraudulently take over control of the South-South states. “The seeming collaboration between the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led ...

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Protesting Members Storm APC Secretariat in Bayelsa

The entrance to Secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, was on Tuesday barricaded by some protesting party faithfuls. The party supporters were demanding that the APC State chairman, Tiwe Oruminighe, should emerge as the running mate to Chief Timipre Sylva ahead of the Bayelsa governorship election. According to them, Tiwe is the best person for ...

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You Can’t Succeed Without Ndigbo, Senator Tells Buhari

Senator Mao Ohiabunwua representing Abia North district, has told President Muhammadu Buhari, that his administration would be a flop if he continues to sideline the Igbos. The Peoples Democratic Party Senator who made the assertion on Saturday in an interview with journalists in Umuahia, Abia State capital, expressed disappointment in Buhari for excluding the South East zone in his appointments ...

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Ministerial List: How Obasanjo, Tinubu Scheme Over Appointments

Indications have emerged on how former President, Olusegun Obasanjo and former Lagos State Governor, Bola Tinubu, have been slugging it out in recent weeks to have their candidates make the final list as well as get certain ministerial positions. Obasanjo, TheStreetReporters.com leant, was given two ministerial slots of Ogun and Osun, while Tinubu and South-West leaders would fill the four ...

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Stop Criticizing Buhari On Appointments, Blame Tinubu – Odebudo, DPP Presidential Candidate, Tells Southerners

The candidate of the Democratic Peoples Party (DPP) in 2015 presidential election, Otunba Owolabi Odebudo has urged southerners to stop attacking President Muhammadu Buhari over his recent appointments, which tended to favour the northern part of the country. Otunba Odebudo said the South should rather blame Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who, according to him, sold lies about the candidate of ...

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Buhari, Osinbajo Yet To Declared Their Assets, PDP Says

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) describes as “a deceptive window-dressing to hoodwink unsuspecting Nigerians” the release, by an aide of the President, of a mere list of some belongings of President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, in place of the pledge made to Nigerians by Mr. President as candidate of the APC on March 18, 2015, at ...

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FULL RESULT: How Audu Won Kogi APC Gov Primary

Former Kogi State governor, Abubakar Audu, has been declared the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship ticket to fly the party’s flag in the contest for the Office of the state’s Governor in November. The result of the APC primarily election was announced by the Returning officer, Governor El-Rufai of Kaduna State. The aspirants scored as follows; Ocholi ...

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Lopsided Appointment: Buhari Too Experienced To Commit Blunder – Okunniyi

Pro National Conference Organisation, PRONACO, Spokesperson and former Ogun State Governorship candidate of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) in 2011, Che Olawale Okunniyi has reassured critics of President Muhammadu Buhari commitment to the principle of federal character of the country. In as statement issued in Lagos on Friday and signed by his media assistant, Oluwabori Obafemi, Okunniyi noted ...

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Buhari, APC In Dilemma Over First Lady Role For Aisha Buhari

There are indications that Nigeria’s seat of power, Aso Rock Villa, and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) are currently in dilemma over what to do with their promised scrapping of the Office of the First Lady, usually occupied by the wife of the sitting President. Though the portfolio is unknown to the Constitution of the Federal Republic, it has ...

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Tribunal: Election Petition Against Reps Minority Leader Dismissed

The National Assembly Election petitions tribunal sitting in Asaba has dismissed the petition brought against the Minority Leader of House of Representatives, Hon Leo Ogor by Chief Magnus Daniel Oyovwe, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2015 General elections for abandoning his petition. The case was listed to be continued for hearing with the petitioner continuing his ...

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