Tag: APC Governors

APC Governors urge Buhari not to honor National Assembly invitation

Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have reportedly urged President Muhammadu Buhari not to honor the invitation of the National Assembly. NewsWireNGR reports that President Buhari was scheduled to appear before and brief lawmakers on the security challenges rocking the country. But during the National Executive[Read More…]

Buhari holds virtual meeting with APC governors

President Muhammadu Buhari has met with governors of the All Progressives Congress at the villa and he says he is pleased with the work of the party’s caretaker committee, especially its efforts at coordinating and strengthening the party. Following the suspension of the National Chairman and the National Working Committee[Read More…]

Breaking: APC governors converge in Abuja for crucial meeting on Obaseki

The Nation is reporting that several state governors in the All Progressives Congress (APC) have arrived at the party’s secretariat in Abuja for a crucial meeting with the National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole. The meeting is believed to be aimed at settling the crisis in the Edo state chapter of the[Read More…]

Breaking: Senate Returns List of Forty Six Non-Career Ambassadors To Buhari

The Nigerian Senate RETURNS list of forty six non-career ambassadors to President Muhammadu Buhari due to controversy over representation. More of what transpired during the plenary session to follow but NewsWireNGR recalls that the governors of APC controlled states had complained about the recent ambassadorial appointments made by President Muhammadu[Read More…]

APC Governors Say Nigerians Will Resist Any Attempt To Impeach Buhari Same Way It Was Done In Turkey

Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) led by Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo said on Saturday that the peoples power are behind President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerians would resist any attempt to impeach him, the same way it was done in Turkey on Friday. They said this in Benin,[Read More…]

Consensus Candidacy: Nda-Isaiah Rejects APC Governors’ Approval

Founder of the Leadership Newspaper and All Progressives Congress  (APC) Presidential aspirant, Mr Sam Nda-Isaiah, has kicked against proposals by his party’s governors to get a consensus candidate. Nda-Isaiah who spoke with THISDAY on Thursday said it was the wrong for the Governors to adopt the plan holding that a[Read More…]

APC Governors meet in Ilorin, Fine-tune Modalities On Party Primaries

Fourteen Nigerian governors under the banner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are meeting in Ilorin, Kwara State today. The meeting to be held at the Council Chamber of the Government House, will be hosted by Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed. Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Kano, Ibrahim Geidam of[Read More…]

Adamawa: Murtala Nyako Opts For Resignation Over Impeachment

Barring any last minute change of heart, Governor Murtala Nyako is set to resign from office. Mr. Nyako alongside his deputy, Bala Ngilari, is presently facing impeachment moves from members of the state assembly over allegations of gross misconduct, PremiumTimes Newspaper gathered. A seven-member panel set up by the state[Read More…]

Opinion: After Liyel Imoke Who Will Make The Difference

So much noise and permutations in the air in Cross River State on who will become the next governor, how the political parties are jostling and scheming on the criteria that will be adopted whether democratically or otherwise to choose their flag bearer, who it should be, why it should be him[Read More…]

“Orders From Above” APC Governors Barred From Traveling To Ekiti

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has raised the alarm that its Governors are being prevented by security agencies apparently acting on ”orders from above” from traveling to Ado-Ekiti for the party’s final campaign on Friday for the Ekiti State Governorship election on Friday. In a statement issued in Ado-Ekiti on[Read More…]