Tag: Peoples Democratic Party

4 APC Lawmakers Defect To PDP In Edo

NAN Some All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains, including four House of Assembly members, on Monday defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). ? The lawmakers are: Patrick Osayimwen, Oredo East; Friday Ogierhiakhi, Orhionmwon South; Jude Idehen, Ikpoba-okha; and Rasaq Momoh, Etsako Constituency 1. Other chieftains are: Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu, a former[Read More…]

Take Borno Missing Girls Your Daughters Stop illegal Campaign- APC Tells Jonathan

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged President Goodluck Jonathan to cancel the political rally being planned for him by the Adamawa PDP for Tuesday, saying the President cannot and should not be celebrating when over 200 school girls are missing. The party said in a statement issued in Lagos[Read More…]

Osun 2014: Mu’azu Urges Omisore To Reconcile Aggrieved PDP Members

The National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Adamu Mu’azu has urged the party’s gubernatorial candidate in the forthcoming governorship election in Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore to bring about reconciliation among aggrieved members of the PDP in the statement. Mu’azu made this call on Thursday just before he presented[Read More…]

Our Members Will Not Vacate Seats – APC Reacts To Monday’s Court Ruling

The  All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus in the House of Representatives yesterday insisted that none of its members would  vacate his or her seats as a result of Monday’s ruling by an Abuja High court which asked the 37 Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) lawmakers who defected to APC to resign their  seats. They[Read More…]

Ayo Fayose Wins Ekiti PDP’s Gubernatorial Primary

The Former Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose has been declared winner of the Ekiti State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial primary. He was declared winner of the election with 462 votes out of the 477 cast by the Dr Peter Odili led Electoral Panel on Saturday. The primary was conducted[Read More…]

Jonathan Promises To Reclaim Kwara State Mandate For The PDP

President Goodluck Jonathan, Tuesday promised that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will reclaim its mandate from members of the party in Kwara State who defected to the opposition All Progressives Congress. The President made the declaration at the Presidential Villa when he received a delegation of leaders from Kwara State,[Read More…]

How Politicians Sponsor Boko Haram To Discredit Jonathan – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Tuesday alleged that the trend and character of the spate of insurgency and sectarian violence in the country, were being sponsored by unpatriotic elements whose aim is to discredit the person, office and administration of President Goodluck Jonathan. The party said the tactics is to[Read More…]

OSUN 2014: Violence Is PDP’s Trademark, APC Reacts To Omisore’s Accusations

The statement by PDP Gubernatorial aspirant in the forthcoming Osun election, Iyiola Omisore claiming his life is being threatened and asking security agencies to caution APC leaders and incumbent governor, Rauf Aregbesola has sparked a reaction from the opposition party. The Director of Publicity, Research and Strategy of the APC,[Read More…]

2015 Election: PDP Stands No Chance In Rivers State – Amaechi

Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers state has made it clear that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) do not stand a chance to take over in the state come 2015. The Governor speaking through his Chief Of Staff, Tony Okocha revealed that about 90 percent of Rivers state’s voting population are[Read More…]

Bukola Saraki: A Bipartisan Approach Is Needed To Fight Boko Haram

Once again, Nigerians faced further attacks in the northern part of the country that has left over 43 school children dead. This is another great loss of innocent lives at the hands Boko Haram in the Federal Government College in Buni Yadi. This month alone, we have lost more than[Read More…]