Osun 2019: Omisore ‘agrees’ to work with PDP, Adeleke — Saraki

The Senate President and the Peoples Democratic Party’s Chairman, campaign council for the Osun State governorship election, Bukola Saraki has disclosed that the 2018 Osun governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party,Senator Iyiola Omisore has agreed to work with the PDP and its governorship candidate, Senator Ademola Adeleke in the rerun election billed for Thursday, 27th […]

PDP screens Atiku, Tambuwal, Saraki, others

PDP presidential aspirants plot plan B ahead primaries The  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday screened former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar; Senate President, Bukola Saraki; Sokoto State governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal and ex-governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang ahead of the October 6 convention of the party where its 2019 presidential candidate would emerge. Others […]

Makarfi denies anointing candidate for Kaduna governorship race

A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, has denied having an anointed aspirant for the Kaduna State governorship race. Makarfi’s denial followed cracks in the party as five governorship aspirants accused the state party chairman of favouring a particular candidate out of the 11 currently seeking for the PDP ticket. Makarfi, […]

#OsunDecides2018: Adeleke wins polling unit in Osogbo

Senator Ademola Adeleke, the Peoples Democratic Party candidate has won Akindeko street ward 5 Polling Unit 008 in Osogbo in the on going Osun election. Daily Trust reports the PDP candidate has claimed two polling units in Ede, his home town. PDP polled a total votes of 141 votes while APC has 134 votes. Daily trust

Ribadu seeks to dislodge Bindow in Adamawa governorship race

Former EFCC boss, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu has formally declared his intention to challenge incumbent Governor Muhamadu Bindow for the 2019 Adamawa governorship ticket under the All Progressives Congress (APC). Addressing party official at the state secretariat on Saturday in Yola, Ribadu said Gov. Bindow has performed below expectation, as such the APC needs a new […]

An samu sabani tsakanin gwamnan Zamfara da mataimakinsa

Image captionAna dai rikicin ne dai akan zabar wanda zai maye gurbin gwamnan jihar Zamfara, Abdul’aziz Yari A jihar Zamfara da ke Najeriya rikici ne ya balle a jam’iyyar APC mai mulkin jihar, wanda ya kawo rabuwar kawuna tsakanin gwamnan jihar da mataimakinsa. Hakan ya zo ne bayan da wasu daga cikin masu son jam’iyyar […]

APC Primaries: Gubernatorial aspirant steps down for Aisha Buhari’s brother

APC Primaries: Gubernatorial aspirant steps down for Aisha Buhari’s brother In preparation for the All Progressive Congress (APC)’s indirect primaries in Adamawa, a gubernatorial aspirant, Markus Gundiri has stepped down for Aisha Buhari’s brother, Alhaji Mahmood Halilu Ahmed and handed over his structures on him. Gundiri made the disclosure Thursday at the farm house of the […]

2019: Why I want to be president – Tambuwal

2019: Why I want to be president – Tambuwal A presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)  Presidential aspirant and Governor of Sokoto State, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, on Friday promised that he will support agitation for restructuring of the country if elected the President in 2019.   Tambuwal, who made the promise […]

Security beefed up at INEC, CBN in Osogbo

Ahead of the Saturday’s governorship election in Osun, security has been beefed up around the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office along Gbongan/Ibadan Road, Osogbo. Heavy security presence was also noticed at the entrance of Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN), a few kilometres away from INEC office on Thursday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports […]

APC in last minute effort to mend rifts in states

Intrigues have continued to play out in many states controlled by the All Progressives Congress (APC) where governors have received the green light to hold indirect primaries against the wishes of some members that felt they would be edged out. The governors, with the exception of few who opted for direct primaries, now have absolute […]