Tag: Labour Party

Boris Johnson retains parliamentary majority

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has won the parliamentary majority, according to Sky News and BBC television, after a snap election was called over Brexit. According to the results, which showed that the Tories won 326 of the 650 seats in the lower House of Commons, meaning they could not[Read More…]

Dokpesi, Nwanyawu Float New Political Party In Abuja Ahead of 2019

In a bid to wrest power from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 Nigerian general election, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Raymond Dokpesi, and a former Chairman of the Labour Party, Dan Nwanyawu, have floated a new party called the Advanced Peoples Democratic[Read More…]

In Delta State, Great Ogboru Dumps Labour Party

The governorship candidate of Labour Party (LP) in Delta state in the 2015 election, Chief Great Ogboru has formerly announced the resignation of his membership from the party. Ogboru’s resignation might apparently be in preparation for an alleged move to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The former Democratic People’s Party[Read More…]

Delta State: Court Dismisses Ogboru’s Appeal, Upholds Okowa’s Election

The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal, has dismissed an appeal that was lodged against the election victory of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, by candidate of the Labour Party, LP,? in the April 11 governorship election in the state, ?Chief Great Ogboru. In a unanimous judgment, a[Read More…]

Nigeria Can’t Be Broke, Let Buhari Justify His Claim, Says Labour Party

The National Chairman of the Labour Party (LP), Alhaji Abdulsam Abdulkadir, has said his party does not agree that Nigeria is presently broke as was claimed by President Muhammadu Buhari. He said based on the facts on ground and the value of resources available to Nigeria, the country cannot to[Read More…]

Good Omen For Delta PDP And Okowa, As Tribunal Upholds Election Of Senator Amori (PDP) Of Delta Central

By Chris Nomjov It appears respite is coming the way of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the Tribunal, as National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Asaba on Saturday, upheld the election of Senator Ighoyota Amori, of the PDP, and dismissed the petition filed by Ovie Omo-Agege of the[Read More…]

Labour Party Chairman Says Buhari Has Nothing To Offer Nigeria After Releasing The Ministerial List

National Chairman of the Labour Party, Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, says the ministerial nominees sent to the Senate by President Buhari for screening, shows that the president has nothing to offer Nigerians. According to him, Nigerian youths who voted en-mass for him have been shortchanged from the list. “For us in[Read More…]

Labour Party Condemns Anambra Governor Obiano For Stopping Pilgrims’ Sponsorship

The Anambra State chapter of the Labour Party has condemned the stoppage of sponsorship of pilgrims to Jerusalem by the Governor Willie Obiano-led administration. Obiano had, last week, announced that the state government would no longer sponsor pilgrims to the Holy Land as a measure to cut down the cost[Read More…]

Amaechi Sold Rivers’ Asset To Fund APC & President Buhari Says Tonye Princewill [Report]

The governorship candidate of the Labour Party, LP, in Rivers State, Tonye Princewill, has accused Governor Rotimi Amaechi of selling the state’s assets to an indigenous oil company, Sahara Energy, and using the fund that accrued from the sale to finance the activities of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Assets[Read More…]

Kayode Ajulo: Muhammadu Buhari’s Inaugural Speech Was ‘Clueless’ & Lacks Direction

Having read and listened to the inaugural speech of General Mohammadu Buhari even with high expectations, one can deduce that Mr President conspicuously refused to dwell on burning issues like unpaid salaries of Nigerian workers who are groaning in pains with no respite on sight. He equally failed to clarify[Read More…]