Tag: Peoples Democratic Party

PDP Governors call for the decentralisation of security

Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday raised an alarm over the rate at which the All Progressives Congress (APC) is borrowing money to fund projects in the country. This formed part of the resolutions reached at the end of the meeting of the[Read More…]

PDP Lawmakers move to sue the federal Government over twitter ban

The Peoples Democratic Party caucus in the House of Representatives has asked the Federal Government to lift the ban on the micro-blogging site, Twitter, or it will take legal action against the government as soon as possible. The PDP caucus described the suspension of Twitter in Nigeria as “one more[Read More…]

Buhari inherited a stable, united Nigeria – PDP replies APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has claimed it handed over a stable and united Nigeria to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2015. The PDP said this Wednesday in response to an accusation by the APC that it inherited a failing country with heightened insecurity challenge. APC’s statement was[Read More…]

PDP expel one of its members in Edo State, Kassim Afegbua, over alleged anti-party activities

The Peoples Democratic Party has expelled one of its members in Edo State, Kassim Afegbua, over alleged anti-party activities. Afegbua was an aide to a former governor of Edo State and ex-National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole. Afegbua had also accused PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus, of[Read More…]

PDP urge members in Cross River to remain steadfast and committed after Ayade’s defection

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked its members in Cross River to remain steadfast, committed and united to the party. The statement comes after the state governor, Ben Ayade defected from the PDP to the APC. Governor Ayade announced his decision on Thursday morning after a closed-door meeting with[Read More…]

PDP Governors want Buhari to implement restructuring, state policing

Governors under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have charged President Muhammadu Buhari to implement the creation of state policing, citing it as the solution to insecurity plaguing the country. The Governors led by the Chairman of PDP Governor’s Forum, Sokoto State’s, Aminu Tambuwal were hosted by Governor[Read More…]

“Food prices soaring” – PDP tackles Buhari to address food insecurity

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) calls on President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) led Federal Government to end what it described as insensitivity and take urgent steps to address the food insecurity in the country. In a statement on Sunday by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan,[Read More…]

“There must be a synergy – PDP offers to assist Buhari in tackling insecurity in Nigeria

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has offered to assist the President Muhammadu Buhari administration tackle insecurity and other challenges facing the nation. The National Chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus, made the offer during a world press conference organised by the PDP, in Abuja, on Monday. Secondus, who said[Read More…]

Terrorism: PDP asks DSS to invite the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio for questioning

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the Department of State Services (DSS) and other security agencies to invite the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio for questioning. PDP in a statement issued on Friday by its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan urged the secret service to compel Akpabio to[Read More…]

Nigeria emerges world’s highest Unemployment nation, Atiku says the Buhari’s government needs help

Nigeria’s former Vice President and Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, during the 2019 general elections, Atiku Abubakar has reacted to Nigeria’s ranking as World’s Highest in Unemployment ranking. In a series of tweets Sunday, he wrote, “How did Nigeria get here? We got here by abandoning the[Read More…]