Tag: Labour Party

Labour Party Asks Mimiko To Resign Position As Ondo Governor

Following his defection to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the Labour party has called for the resignation of Governor of Ondo state, Mimiko to resign. The party in a statement by its National Publicty Secretary, Ikpe Etokudo said the National Working Committee of the party had met and decided that[Read More…]

I Have No Plan To Leave APC – Atiku

Former Vice President and Presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has said that he has no plan to leave the All Progressives Congress. In a statement released on Tuesday,, Atiku debunked the rumour that he plans on leaving APC if he does not win the[Read More…]

Lagos LP Denounces Saturday’s National Convention

The Lagos state chapter of the Labour Party have denounced the national convention of the party which is scheduled to hold on saturday, October 11, 2014 in Akure the Ondo state capital. This was made known in a statement signed by the publicity secretary, Mr Tony Okorocha. The statement read[Read More…]

Mimiko’s Defection: Ondo PDP Refuses To Shift Ground

Controversy has continued to trail the defection of Ondo state governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko from the Labour Party to the People’s Demoratic Party (PDP). The PDP has said that it will not restructure to accommodate Mimiko and his teeming supporters. To resolve the crisis, the National working committee (NWC) of[Read More…]

Mimiko’s Defection Leaves Labour Party In Disarray As Faction Calls For Postponement Of Saturday’s National Convention

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo   The defection of Ondo state Governor, Olusegun Mimiko from the Labour Party to the PDP has thrown the party into confusion. Mimiko was until his defection the sole governor under the Labour party. The Party had scheduled its National convention for October 11 to be hosted[Read More…]

Ondo PDP Boils Over Mimiko’s Defection

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo The state Executive committee of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ondo State has rejected plan by the National Working Committee of the party to review the structure of the state chapter in favour Governor Olusegun Mimiko who returned to the party on wednesday after six years in[Read More…]

PDP’s Partnership With LP To Unseat Amosun Will Fail – APC

The Ogun state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have react to the alleged plan of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and Labour Party (LP) to merge in the state so as to vote out the incumbent governor, Ibikunle Amosun come 2015. The APC has in a statement made available[Read More…]

Court Declares Ondo APC Rep Seat Vacant

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo Honourable Ifedayo Abegunde has been sacked by the Court of Appeal sitting in Akure. Abegunde who is the Member of the House of Representatives representing the Akure South And north federal constiturency. In 2011, Abegunde had defected from the Labour Party to the Action Congress of Nigeria[Read More…]

Mimiko Denies Defection Rumours

Ondo State Governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko has said that tales about him defecting from the Labour Party to the People’s Democratic Party is only a rumour. Mimiko spoke with journalists after he attended the National Executive Committee of the LP, which was held at its national headquarters in Abuja on[Read More…]

Labour Party Chairman Resigns

The National Chairman of Labour Party, Chief Dan Nwanyanwu has formally resigned from office. THISDAY  gathered that the Chairman announced his decision to step aside at the meeting of the party’s National Working Committee held at the national secretariat in Abuja. Nwanyawu was said to have delivered what appeared to[Read More…]