Tag: Peoples Democratic Party

Jibrin Ibrahim: PDP Power And The Electricity We Don’t Have; A Nation Of False Promises

Nigeria as a country has never had as many promises in its lifetime as the PDP governments had promised, in vain, about improved electricity supply since 1999. I doubt that any country in the world has invested as much as we have on electricity as we have and yet we[Read More…]

Opinion: PDP And Its Abuse Of Due Process

Nigerian politicians and their apologists prefer to describe the country’s democratic evolution as nascent. In their view, it is inappropriate for anyone to upbraid its many ugly sides or describe it as a sham compared to its American model. They would tell anyone who cares to listen that there is no[Read More…]

Crisis In Delta State PDP Over Imposition Of Chairmanship Candidate

Fidel Njamanze has gathered from a reliable source that another political crisis is brewing in Delta state over the chairmanship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ndokwa West Local Government Area. Report says that stakeholders in the local government area on Saturday rejected Mr. Ifeanyi Osakwe, purportedly anointed[Read More…]

Rekindle The Spirit Of Oneness’, PDP Urges Nigerians On Eid-El Fitri

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmadu Adamu Muazu, on behalf of the National Working Committee (NWC) has charged Nigerians to use this year’s Eid-El Fitri to rekindle the spirit of oneness and re-dedicate themselves to the virtues of love, brotherliness and peaceful co-existence upon which the[Read More…]

No Plan To Impeach Governor, Ajimobi-Oyo Lawmaker

Hon. Murphy Adigun-Ahmed of Oyo State House of Assembly says the House has never planned to impeach Gov. Abiola Ajimobi. Adigun-Hamed said the clarification was necessary to correct an impression making rounds that the House was planning to move a motion to impeach the governor. The assemblyman who spoke to[Read More…]

Osun Residents Asked To Reject PDP’s ‘Expired’ Rice, APC Accuse Customs Of Inducement

The All Progressives Congress in Osun State has accused the Peoples Democratic Party of collaborating with the Nigeria Customs Service to bribe voters in the state with expired rice ahead of the August 9 governorship election. The Director of Publicity, Research and Strategy of the APC in Osun State, Mr.[Read More…]

Al-Makura’s Impeachment: PDP Lawmakers Flee Nasarawa

The 20 lawmakers who signed the impeachment notice against Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura have abandoned the state, following the massive protests that erupted over their plot. Businesses across the state had been grounded as a result of the violent confrontation between supporters of the lawmakers and those opposed to them[Read More…]

Ogbuka Uchechi: Crisis In Abia PDP

Press Releases In this season of politicking as the nation gears up for the 2015 general elections politicians would characteristically employ every imaginable method to achieve their goals. There would be kite flying, innuendoes, intrigues, blackmails, false allegations and even blatant lies. To this category of persons, especially the most[Read More…]

Dele Momodu: Why I’m Not A Fan of PDP

Fellow Nigerians, please permit me to make a few clarifications before going into the real juice of this missive. This article is not about President Goodluck Jonathan but about the party he represents. I willingly accept that he is not the architect of the many problems bedevilling Nigeria today even[Read More…]

Simon Kolawole: Shall We Tell APC the Home Truth?

The fastest-selling narrative in Nigerian politics today is that if the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) wins an election, it is because of rigging; if the All Progressives Congress (APC) wins, then it is the will of the people. After the June 21 Ekiti election, in which PDP’s Ayo Fayose defeated[Read More…]