Tag: All Progessives Congress

She ‘Retrieved Computers, Rugs, Air-conditioner’ – How Buhari’s Former Minister, Alhassan Ransacked APC Office

Former Women Affairs minister, Aisha Alhassan, who recently resigned her appointment and dumped the All Progressives Congress, has retrieved computers and furniture she donated to the party’s state secretariat in Jalingo. According to Mr Aaron Artimas, APC publicity secretary in the state, Alhassan also removed rugs, air-conditioning sets and tables[Read More…]

Olisa Agbakoba Says Buhari Is “Sleeping on the Job”

Olisa Agbakoba, a former president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to overhaul his cabinet. Agbakoba, leader of the recently-formed National Intervention Movement (NIM), says the president is “sleeping on the job”. Speaking on Thursday during a briefing on NIM’s agenda, the senior advocate of[Read More…]

APC Faction Slams Governor El-Rufai Over Memo To Buhari

A faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna State has slammed Governor Nasir El- Rufai, saying he lacks the moral justification to criticize President Muhammadu Buhari. The faction, known as ‘APC Akida’, yesterday blamed the state governor for the lingering crisis bedeviling the state chapter of the party,[Read More…]

APC Gives Justice Okoro One Week To Withdraw Bribery Allegation Against Rotimi Amaechi

  The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has given Justice Inyang Okoro of the Supreme Court one week to withdraw the bribery allegation he made against Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, or be ready to go to jail for contravening the Corrupt Practices And Other[Read More…]

In Edo, Over 4000 PDP Members Allegedly Defect To APC Ahead of Guber Polls

Over 4000 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, members have defected to APC in Egor local government area in Edo state. At the defection ceremony which happened yesterday, leader of the defectors, Promise Igbinevbo, said they were tired of PDP’s deceptive ways. “We are here to bury PDP today. We were deceived[Read More…]

“You Have No Right To Arrest A Blogger” – APC Youths Slam EFCC

The All Progressives Congress Youth Forum (APYF), on Monday (August 8th, 2016) night accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of abusing its powers under the law by sending its operatives to pick up one of the Forum’s founding members, Mr. Abubakar “Abusidiq” Sidiq Usman, on charges of cyberstalking.[Read More…]

APC National Chairman, Odigie-Oyegun To Attend 2016 US Democratic National Convention

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun will attend the 2016 International Leaders Forum (ILF) during the United States Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania scheduled for July 25-28, 2016. This follows the National Chairman acceptance of an invitation by the President of the National[Read More…]

Fayose Asks Labour To Rise Up Against Buhari, After Government Increased Petrol N145

Ayodele Fayose, Ekiti state governor, has described the new pump price of petrol as “a demonstration of the level of hatred the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government has for Nigerians”. In a statement issued on his behalf by Lere Olayinka, Fayose said the scarcity of petrol experienced in the last three[Read More…]

The Unending Kogi Drama Continues As Late Abubakar Audu’s Camp Rejects Son

The drama in the camp of  the All Progressives Congress continues  as another flank has rejected calls for  Mohammed Audu, or the first runner-up in the party’s governorship primaries, Yahaya Bello, to be given the ticket.  There had been calls by eminent Nigerians, including a former Governor of Abia State,[Read More…]

INEC Card Reader Rejects Governor Wada & Wife, Police Decries Poor Welfare

Idris Wada, governor of Kogi state and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the ongoing governorship election, has stormed out of his polling unit in annoyance after the voter card reader of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) failed to accredit him. At polling unit 001 Odu in[Read More…]