Tag: Chief John Odigie-Oyegun

Worst Mistake I Made As APC Chairman Is Allowing Ekweremadu Emerge Deputy Senate President – Oyegun

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has opened up on the worst mistake he made in the recent past as the APC chairman, which if given a second chance he will undo. He disclosed this “bad mistake” to Daily Trust in an interview, stating[Read More…]

APC Chairman, Odigie-Oyegun Mourns Former NUJ Chairman, Chuks Ehirim

  The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has condoled with the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) over the death of Mr. Chuks Ehirim, the immediate past chairman of the Abuja chapter of the NUJ. Odigie-Oyegun in a condolence letter to the National President of[Read More…]

Opinion: Grouse Between APC Chairman Oyegun, The Presidential Spokesman With Atiku Abubakar

By Charles Nwaneri   Many Nigerians, concerned about the slow progress of the nation since independence in 1960, and desirous of giving the country a new lease of life via restructuring the federation by devolving more powers and responsibilities to the constituent parts have at various times and for long,[Read More…]

To End “Internal Strife” In The Party, APC Chairman, Oyegun To Proceed On Leave

Reports yesterday that the Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, will go on a month-long vacation is fuelling rumours in party circles he is being eased out. The leave, which is alien to Nigeria’s political history, is said to be a way to provide a[Read More…]

APC Chairman Says Buhari Sacked Agency Heads Appointed By Jonathan Sabotaging The Government

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, on Tuesday said the ruling party was concerned about alleged internal sabotage going on in some agencies which were headed by people appointed by the Peoples Democratic Party. Odigie-Oyegun spoke with State House correspondents after leading some members of[Read More…]

Oyegun Welcomes Defectors In Calabar And Alleges That APC Is Unfazed By Supreme Court Rulings

By Chris Nomjov The ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) is unfazed by the recent judicial pronouncements that have gone the way of main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). National Chairman,  John Odigie-Oyegun disclosed this in Cross River State, while receiving new defectees to the party. Chief Oyegun said[Read More…]

APC Shopping For A BoT Chairman That Can Command Confidence And Trust Of All Says Oyegun

The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC has been shopping around for a Board of Trustees chairman that the main segments of the party would agree with since the election of its national leadership at the maiden convention held in Abuja on June 13/14 last year. This follows lingering disagreements among[Read More…]

APC Hails Buhari’s 2016 Budget That Seeks To Borrow N1.84tn

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presented the 2016 budget proposals of N6.08tn to the joint session of the National Assembly with a commitment that the Federal Government planned to finance the deficit of N2.22tn by borrowing N1.84tn from domestic and foreign sources. The total budget size of N6.08tn is slightly[Read More…]

“Social Media Space Needs Clean Up” — APC Leadership Reaction To Anti-social Media Bill Supports Senate

Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, says the social media space needed clean up as the use of outright abuses and insults instead of constructive criticisms was wrong. Oyegun reactions came as the Nigerian Senators plots to send social media users to jail for two years if[Read More…]

We Are Not Working Towards Creating A One Party Nation Says APC’s Oyegun

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie Oyegun, has said the party is not interested in foisting on the country a one-party state. Oyegun’s statement came on the heels of an assertion made by the governor of Sokoto state, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal to the effect[Read More…]