Tag: National Chairman

Displaced Opposition PDP, Modu Sheriff Faction Promises Better Wages For Workers

Ali Modu Sheriff, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says his party will pay better salaries to workers if they win the 2019 presidential election. In a statement on Monday, Sheriff said though the PDP understood the difficulties the workers were going through, government could only be changed[Read More…]

Your Statement Was ‘Reckless And False’, – Oyegun Fires Back At Tinubu

National Chairman of All Pogressives Congress,APC, Chief Odigie Oyegun has replied National Leader of the party Bola Ahmed Tinubu.The national leader slammed Oyegun over the Ondo primaries. Oyegun described the allegation’s leveled against him by Tinubu Media office over the controversial Ondo gubernatorial primaries as “fiction.” Reacting to the allegation[Read More…]

In Ondo State, APC Guber Aspirant Dumps Party For AD

After weeks of speculation, one of the aggrieved governorship aspirants of the All Progressives Congress(APC) yesterday joined the Alliance for Democracy(AD). Oke, who polled 576 votes after the September 3 gubernatorial primaries, said he dumped the party because of the action of its National chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun. Oyegun overruled[Read More…]

Ali Modu Sheriff Says Unless Senator Ahmed Makarfi Resigns, Peace Would Not Return To PDP

Peace may be far from returning to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as its factional national chairman, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, maintained in Abuja on Monday that unless the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led national caretaker committee resigns, peace would not return to the party. Mr. Sheriff said this was one of[Read More…]

Ex-PDP Chairman To Be Under Police IG’s Supervision As His Son Is Sent To jail

Former Peoples Democratic Party national chairman, Haliru Bello Mohammed will be under the supervision of the Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase while his son will be in jail pending the perfection of his bail. This was the verdict of Justice Ahmed Mohammed of a federal high court in Abuja,[Read More…]

Senate Confirms New INEC Chairman, National Commissioners

Nigeria’s Senate has confirmed the appointment of Professor Mahmood Yakubu as the national Chairman , Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The Senate also confirmed the appointment of National Commissioners ,namely: Amina Zakari (Jigawa), Dr Anthonia Okoosi(Kogi) Dr Mohammed Mustapha(Edo),Baba Arfo (Borno) and Soyebi Solomon(Ogun) President Muhammadu Buhari nominated the new[Read More…]

Mu’azu Resigns, As Jonathan Reportedly Asks Anenih To Step Down As BOT Chair

The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) chairman, Adamu Mu’azu has resigned. This was sequel to the firestorm that engulfed the top party officials after the March 28 defeat. His resignation took effect immediately. Mu’azu in his  resignation letter requested his deputy, Uche Secondus to take over as Acting National Chairman in[Read More…]

“How Can A Man Who Cannot Win His Ward Say PDP Will Be Buried” Fayose Comes For Mua’zu

The  Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose, said, “The PDP cannot break under any circumstance. Secondly, Mu’azu as chairman or not, cannot and will not break the PDP. Mu’azu is not a force enough to break PDP.” The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu, and the party’s[Read More…]

Will Adamu Mu’azu Be Removed As PDP National Chairman?

Two suites seeking the removal of Alhaji Adamu Mu`azu as National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) were on Thursday withdrawn. This was disclosed by the legal counsel to the two aggrieved members of the party, Mr Elochukwu Nweke, at a news conference in Abuja. The aggrieved members, Mr[Read More…]

Oyegun: The Miseducation Of A National Chairman

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has noted yet another failed image laundering stunt by the APC wherein its National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun cheapened his office and person by attempting to use an unempirical statement by Australian Dr. Stephen Davis, to absolve his party of blames for promoting insurgency in[Read More…]