Tag: Labour Party

Ondo Governor, Olusegun Mimiko Dumps Labour Party For PDP

Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo state has defected from Labour Party (LP) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). A source at the Ondo State Government House in Akure has confirmed that the governor has concluded plans to defect to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, ahead of the 2015 general election.[Read More…]

“Opposition Planning To Bomb Ekiti Government House” APC Alleges

The Ekiti State Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Jide Awe, monday alleged plans by the opposition to attack the Ekiti state Government House, South – West Nigeria with explosive devices. The party also accused the Felix Uyanna-led Police Command in the state of constituting a major opposition to[Read More…]

Meeting With Governors On Security Matters Rescheduled For April 23

NAN The expanded National Security Council meeting with all State governors summoned by President Goodluck Jonathan has been rescheduled for April 23. Gov. Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom and Chairman of PDP Governors’ Forum, announced this to State House correspondents on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Akpabio spoke to[Read More…]

2015 Elections: Ifeanyi Ubah Dumps Labour Party For PDP

The Labour Party, LP, Gubernatorial candidate in the Anambra State governorship election, Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah seems to have moved on after the unsuccessful attempts to get the Government house in the state. Ubah was at the National Headquarters of the Party Friday with stalwarts and the party’s Ekiti Gubernatorial candidate[Read More…]

APC Calling For A Military Coup – Labour Party

by Olusola Fabiyi The Leadership of the Labour Party of Nigeria on Friday condemned the All Progressives Congress for calling on its members in the National Assembly to block all executive bills. APC had asked its members to block the 2014 Appropriation bill and the confirmation of military service chiefs[Read More…]

Political Killings: Opeyemi Bamidele Alleges Plot By Governor Fayemi To Frame Him

A member of the House of Representatives and governorship aspirant of the Labour Party in Ekiti State, Opeyemi Bamidele, on Thursday raised the alarm over an alleged plot by Governor Kayode Fayemi and the All Progressives Congress in the state to frame him for attempted murder. Bamidele accused the Ekiti[Read More…]

Rauf Aregbesola Is A Danger To Democracy

By Gbenga Olarinoye Comrade Bankole Afilaka, the chairman, of the caretaker committee of Labour Party in Osun State spoke on the pace and pattern of politics in Osun State. Excerpts: What are the plans of the Labour Party for the 2014 Governorship election in Osun State? I think at this[Read More…]