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PDP National Convention now for May 21 as party adjusts time-table for Congresses and National Convention

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) has adjusted the timetable for its Congresses and National Convention, with the party’s national convention now fixed for May 21, 2016. According to a statement by Chief Olisa Metuh, the National Publicity Secretary of the party, the new timetable supercedes …

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Gulani/Gujuba/Damaturu/Tarmuwa federal constituency bye-election holds Saturday

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has scheduled the bye-election for the Gulani/Gujuba/Damaturu/Tarmuwa Federal Constituency of Yobe state for Saturday, 23rd April 2016. The Federal Constituency is made up of Four Local Governments, namely: Gulani, Gujuba, Damaturu and Tarmuwa; 43 Registration Areas (RA); and 341 Polling Units. The Election is …

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Court upholds Gov Ahmed’s election

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Friday, dismissed the suit filed by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Kwara State’s, candidate in the April 11, 2015 gubernatorial election, Senator Simeon Ajibola challenging the election of Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed of the All Progressives Congress, APC, as the governor of the …

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Heavy rains disrupt DSP Alamieyeseigha’s burial program as Jonathan, Sheriff, Dickson, others mourn ‘Governor General of Ijaw nation’

CHINEDU WOSU YENAGOA Heavy down pour in Amassoma community, Bayelsa state on Saturday afternoon disrupted the burial program of late Chief DSP Alamieyeseigha as the former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, his wife Patience, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, national chairman, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, Governor Seriake Dickson and other political leaders …

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Contempt: Edo Speaker bows, swears in PDP legislator to represent Oshiomhole’s constituency

AGENE GODWIN, Benin Embattled Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Hon. Victor Edoror Tuesday swore-in Mr. Sylvanus Eruaga of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as member representing Etsako West ll State constituency. With the inauguration, the PDP legislator will represent Governor Adams Oshiomhole at the Sixth Assembly. The development …

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S’West APC leaders resolve differences; Osoba rejoins APC …As Tinubu, Aregbesola, Ajimobi, Ambode, others meet in Lagos

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in South West, Nigeria met in Lagos on Sunday where they restated their commitment to work together to move the country and particularly the region forward. Osun State Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, who spoke to journalists shortly after the meeting held at …

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