2023: Don’t bring your rallies to South-East – IPOB warns APC, PDP, others

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has warned political parties against holding rallies in the South-East. This was contained in a statement issued on Friday by the group’s spokesman, Emma Powerful. Powerful specifically warned Ikechi Emenike, who is contesting for Abia governorship under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). “We want to advise … Read more

2023: Ex-Rep, 128 others dump APC, PDP, SDP for NNPP in Yobe

The New Nigeria People’s Party, (NNPP), is waxing stronger in Yobe State with the defection of a former federal lawmaker, Aliyu Yakubu Mainasara, alongside 128 into its fold. The defectors were mostly from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and Social Democratic Party, SDP. One of the defectors and ex-federal lawmaker … Read more

Osun not for sale to highest bidder, don’t overheat the polity – Oyetola to Adeleke, PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its gubernatorial candidate in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke have been warned to desist from unnecessarily heating the political climate in the state as it prepares for the July 16, 2022, gubernatorial election. The warning, handed down by the Adegboyega Oyetola Campaign Council also described the boast by the PDP … Read more

Exchange Rate: APC, PDP Primaries responsible for massive fall of Naira

Aspirants for the two largest political parties, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), are vacuuming up dollars around the country ahead of their primaries, causing the naira to depreciate further. According to an evaluation conducted, the dollar has been fluctuating between N550 and N570 for the past two months until … Read more

PDP dumps zoning, throws presidential ticket open

Major opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has finally thrown open the contest for the party’s 2023 presidential ticket. PDP’s position was made known in a communique issued at the end of the party’s 96th NEC meeting held on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at its national secretariat, in Abuja. Also, ahead of the party’s National … Read more

PDP, APC destroyed Nigeria – SDP

The Adamawa State chapter of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) has constituted new state executives. The party has also picked executives for the 21 local government areas and the 226 wards through affirmation at the party congresses held in the state capital, Yola. After the Congress, the Chairman of the Electoral Panel, Abubakar Dogara, announced … Read more

2023: PDP abandons zoning

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has thrown its presidential ticket open for the 2023 election open.This means the party has abandoned zoning, an issue that had been a major topic of discourse in recent times, with many southerners opining that the Presidency should be zoned to the South in 2023. The decision was reached during … Read more

‘Don’t lose hope, we’re coming to save you,’ – PDP tells Nigerians

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on Nigerians not to lose hope amidst the economic hardship and insecurity they are experiencing under the Muhammadu Buhari government. PDP national chairman, Iyorchia Ayu, stated this at the party’s national caucus meeting held on Monday night in Abuja. The PDP chair stressed, “We urge Nigerians not to … Read more

2023: NGF insists on producing president from fold, takes on APC, PDP

Ahead of the Presidential primaries of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as well as the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), governors of the 36 states of the federation are insisting on producing the next President of the country, come 2023. The decision of the governors was reportedly arrived at and perfected through the platform … Read more

PDP, APC, others must zone presidential tickets to South East – Reps member, Alagbaoso

A member of the House of Representatives from Orlu, Orsu and Oru East Federal Constituency in Imo State, has called on the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, the opposition, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and other political parties in the country to zone their 2023 presidential tickets to the South East region. Alagbaoso stated this on … Read more

Atiku, Saraki, Tambuwal in proxy war over PDP ticket

Proxy war among contenders for the 2023 presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is gathering steam, it was learnt yesterday. Those who have signified interest for the opposition party’s slot include former Vice President Atiku Abubakar; former Senate presidents Pius Anyim and Bukola Saraki, governors Aminu Tambuwal (Sokoto) and Bala Mohammed (Bauchi). Others … Read more

Zamfara PDP Sues Govt Agency Over Demolition Mark On Secretariat

The Zamfara State chapter of the People Democratic Party (PDP) says it has instituted a legal suit against the Zamfara State Urban and Regional Planning Board (ZUREP) for marking its state’s secretariat in Gusau for demolition. READ ALSO; Zamfara Government purchased drone and not firearms — Commissioner Colonel Bala Mande (rtd), who is the State … Read more

2023: PDP Governors To Back Colleague For Presidency

Against the backdrop of the success of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, national convention, governors elected on the platform of the party have shifted their attention to 2023 with the aim of having one of their own fly the party’s Presidential flag, Vanguard gathered, Wednesday. The 13 governors recently demonstrated their grip on the party … Read more

PDP, Ebonyi Gov. Umahi, Deputy commence legal battle over defection

The Abuja division of the Federal High Court has fixed November 24 for definite hearing in the suit wherein the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) is seeking the removal of Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State and his deputy, Dr. Eric Kelechi Igwe on account of their defection from the party to the All Progressive Congress (APC). READ ALSO; … Read more

2023: Why Nigerians want PDP’s return to power – Aniagwu

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says Nigerians were desirous of its return to power at the centre to fix the myriad of economic, security and governance challenges bedeviling the nation.  READ; APC leaders, former governor will defect to PDP soon – Saraki  Aniagwu, Commissioner for Information in Delta, and member of the PDP National Convention Publicity sub-committee, spoke on … Read more

PDP Screens Candidates For National Chairmanship, Other Positions

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has screened 33 candidates seeking election into the office of the national chairman and other various positions in the party’s national convention. READ ALSO; APC slams PDP over criticism of Gov Fayemi’s achievements The aspirants were examined on Wednesday in Abuja by the screening committee led by a former Minister … Read more