Tag: Political party

To avoid crisis, Osita Chidoka cautions the North to stay away from 2023 Presidency

Former Aviation Minister, Osita Chidoka, Tuesday, called on five geo-political zones in the country to yield the 2023 Presidency to the South East, come 2023, to avoid a serious political crisis in the country. The former Corps Marshal of Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, said South-East Presidency would guarantee the[Read More…]

Budget Padding: Kowa Calls For #OPENNASS, Wants Spendings Published

KOWA Political Party calls for #OPENNASS in view of the startling allegations for padded budget ongoing at the National Assembly…. In a statement issued to NewsWireNGR, the National Youth Leader of the party, Jude ‘Feranmi said, “as a matter of fact, citizens have a right to the information of what items[Read More…]

Disaffection In The Ruling APC, A Year After Buhari Emerged President Fuels Move For New Parties

The move by some politicians to form a new party less than one year after the inauguration of the Muhammadu Buhari administration, analysts say, is a mirror of loss of confidence in the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led government by many Nigerians. Businessdayonline is reporting that two months to the first anniversary[Read More…]

Ahmed Gulak And Other PDP Members Float New Political Party Ahead of 2019 Elections

A faction of the Peoples Democratic Party on Tuesday floated a new political party in Abuja. The faction is led by an aide to Ahmed Gulak, Mr. Perry Opara. Gukak, who was a political adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan, recently declared himself as the national chairman of the party.[Read More…]

PDP Considers Automatic Ticket For Goodluck Jonathan’s 2015 Re-election

The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party is contemplating fielding President Goodluck Jonathan as its sole candidate for the 2015 presidential primaries, Saturday PUNCH Newspaper gathered. The thinking within the top echelon of the party is that the party would emulate the United States democracy where the right of[Read More…]

Tolu Ogunlesi: Party Politics In Nigeria, Time For A Reset

What is a political party? One simple definition would be this: A group of individuals assembled around a common belief or set of beliefs, for the purpose of acquiring political power. The power is of course meant to be a means to an end, not an end by itself –[Read More…]

Bola Tinubu: The APC Is An Ideology Rooted In The Welfare Of The Poeple

by Bola Tinubu Today, history again beckons. It beckons to all of us that are witnesses to do something to continue to promote the Yoruba cultural tradition. The Yoruba remain till today the most sophisticated of all the peoples and this is with great validation and justification. Our culture and[Read More…]