‘I’m not Saraki’s mole in APC’

A governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state, Alhaji Moshood Mustapha has said he is not a mole of Senate President, Bukola Saraki. He said he cannot play politics with life of Kwara people. Mustapha debunked speculation in and outside APC that he is a mole in the APC for the Senate […]

Al-Makura vs Adamu feud: Foundation appeals for peace

Nasarawa Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura as Foundation calls for peaceful By Salisu Sani-Idris The Keffi Development Foundation (KDF), a community-based organisation, has called for peaceful resolution of political differences between Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State and Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, representing Nasarawa West Senatorial District. The Vice President of KDF, Alhaji Lawal Maizabo, made the […]

2019: Convention venue tears PDP organs apart

The National Working Committee (NWC) and the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have disagreed on the venue for the party’s convention slated for October 6. The convention is where delegates would elect the party’s presidential candidate for the 2019 general elections. Speaking at the inauguration of the party’s National Convention […]

Osun rerun election shifts APC presidential primary

Buhari: APC shifts presidential primary till Friday The All Progressives Congress (APC) has again rescheduled its presidential primary. It will now take place on Friday, Sept. 28, as against the earlier announced date of Thursday, Sept. 27. It was the third time the party would announce a slight adjustment of its primary timetable. Mr Yekini […]

PDP National Convention: Party leaders disagree over venue

PDP National Convention: Party leaders disagree over venue By Emmanuel Oloniruha There are indications that the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are yet to agree on a venue for party’s presidential primaries fixed for Oct. 6, following a sharp disagreement between the leaders of the party on Monday in Abuja. The disagreement between the […]

Oshiomhole: We’ll reward lawmakers who stood by our party

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has said that it will be ungodly for the party to deny lawmakers who stood by the party during its trying period return ticket. Oshiomhole also said the party will not give its ticket to those he described as political opportunists who are seeking […]

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