Politics

Jonathan, Sambo In Crucial Meetings To Rescue The PDP From Collapse

The Leaders of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party Sunday met with the warring governors to discuss the defection of fiver governors from the party, one wonders if the meeting isn’t late already. President Goodluck Jonathan and Vice President Namadi Sambo held meetings with governors and deputy governors at the Presidential[Read More…]

Impeachment: Amaechi Dares The PDP, None of the 26 Lawmakers Will

  Recall we reported plot by the People’s Democratic Party to Impeach governors that defected from the party .  The Rivers State Governor Rotimi Amaechi has said dismissed the plans by the party. The Governor said the PDP members are grouping in the dark and they will soon realise that[Read More…]

Kwara And The Abiding Faith In Party Leadership

By Hauwa Sambo It was a classic made in Kwara State. About three weeks ago, 15 incumbent local government chairmen and 181 Councillors in a move that should provoke a fresh study in consensus politics voluntarily tendered their resignation ahead of their tenure expiration in solidarity with the political structure[Read More…]

PDP Move To Impeach 5 Rebel Governors That Left The Party

Nigeria’s Punch Newspaper is reporting that the Peoples Democratic Party is plotting to influence state lawmakers to impeach five governors who defected to the opposition All Progressives Congress last week. According to its investigations, the party will lobby state houses of assembly members and members of the National Working Committee[Read More…]

INEC Declares Willie Obiano Winner In The Anambra Governorship Election

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) candidate, Mr. Willie Obiano, has been declared the winner in the Anambra State governorship election. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced that Obiano scored 180,178 to beat the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Mr. Tony Nwoye, to the second position with 97,700 votes and[Read More…]

Governor Adams Oshiomole Apologizes Over Crude Comment To Widow

You remember we posted a video where Edo state Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomole asked a widow who disobeyed the law to ‘go and die’. If you missed it, click HERE Well, Gov. Adams Oshiomhole has apologized for the comment he made to a widow in Benin during an inspection tour[Read More…]

Governor Amaechi Dissolves Obio-Akpor LGA Management

Rivers state Governor, Rt. Hon Rotimi Amaechi has dissolved the management of Obio-Akpor Local Government council. The Chairman of the Local government council, Timothy Nsirim and his seventeen (17) Councillors shall hereby vacate their positions. This dissolution took effect from yesterday; 28th November, 2013. This was announced in a statement by[Read More…]

Kwara State’s PDP Merges With APC

The Kwara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has declared its support and willingness to work with the All Progressives Congress (APC). The erstwhile chairman of the PDP in Kwara, Ishola Balogun Fulani announced the decision to consolidate the merger in the state on Wednesday. He stated that[Read More…]

I Left PDP Because… – Rotimi Amaechi

The Rivers state Governor, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi who yesterday defected to the All Progressive Congress(APC) from the People’s Democratic Party has revealed why he left the latter. While speaking at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa he said President Goodluck Jonathan’s failure in addressing the issues raised by[Read More…]

Mass Exodus: Over 4000 APC Members Defect To PDP

Two Local Governments in Nasarawa state, Northern Nigeria has experienced massive defection of All Progressive Change (APC) members to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). In what was a shocking move, over 4.000 members left Nigeria’s leading opposition party to the ruling People’s Democratic Party. The Nasarawa state Chairman of the[Read More…]