Tag: Political Crisis

US Warns Citizens Against Visiting Gambia

The United States on Saturday warned its citizens against visiting the tourist destination of Gambia. It told those there to conside leaving the country, citing the risk of unrest as President Yahya Jammeh digs in despite losing an election. “The US Department of State warns US citizens against travel to[Read More…]

Edo State Deputy Speaker, Festus Ebea Impeached

The ongoing political crisis in the Edo State House of Assembly, on Wednesday, took another dimension as members said to be loyal to the state governor impeached the Deputy Speaker of the House – Festus Ebea – on allegations of misconduct and misdemeanour and elected Victor Edoror to replace him. Suspended[Read More…]

PDP Chairman Adamu Mu’azu In Closed-door Meeting With IBB In Minna

In continuation of his nationwide consultation with elders of the party the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu on Friday held a closed-door meeting with former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida. The Chairman led a 15-man team, to the Minna residence of the former Military President[Read More…]

APC Crisis: Shekarau, Marwa To Be Expelled To Allow G-5 Governors Take Over Party Structure

The struggle over the control of the All Progressives Party Leadership in states where five governors of the People’s Democratic Party defected might just be leading the party to a bigger storm- Sources say party leadership is to suspend former governors if necessary or expel them to allow for peace.[Read More…]