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Bayelsa guber poll: Jonathan to storm PDP campaign’s grand finale, Nov. 28; as party prepares for ‘mother of all rallies’, presentation of flag to Gov. Dickson

NEDU MARK, Yenagoa Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, would, Saturday, November 28, storm the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) campaign grand finale in Yenagoa as the party presents its flag to candidate, and incumbent Governor Seriake Dickson, in what has been termed ‘Mother of all rallies.’ A statement by the Director …

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Kogi guber polls: INEC fixes Dec. 5 for supplementary election ; PDP kicks, summons emergency National Caucus meeting

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed December 5 as date for a supplementary election to determine the winner of the inconclusive Kogi State governorship poll which held Saturday. The Commission also said it will allow the All Progressives Congress (APC) to fill the vacancy created by the sudden …

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Prince Audu, APC’s governorship Candidate in Kogi Election dies as INEC declares election inconclusive

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi state, Prince Abubakar Audu has died following the announcement by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, that election, the results of which showed that he was coasting home to victory was inconclusive. Mr. Audu is believed to have died …

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PDP salutes ex- President Jonathan at 58; ‘symbol of democracy in Africa’ — former U.S leader, Carter  

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated former president Goodluck Jonathan on his 58th birthday anniversary. This is as former President of the United States, Mr. Jimmy Carter also commended the PDP chieftain, describing him as a symbol of democracy on the African continent. A statement signed by the PDP’s …

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PDP condemns APC’s ‘growing authoritarianism’; urges independence of INEC ahead Kogi, Bayelsa polls

Rising from its one-day National Conference in Abuja, Thursday, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned what it described as ‘growing authoritarianism’ of the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government, which it said, has been characterized by ‘gross violation of human rights, constitutional infractions, invasion of a governor’s lodge and …

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Pro-Biafra protests: Governor Wike bans street protests; Companies order staff to stay at home

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has banned all forms of street protests in the state, condemning the street protests by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, which have crippled commercial activities in the state. The streets of Port Harcourt were, largely, deserted Wednesday, and several companies and business premises …

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PDP berates APC for celebrating resignation of Wike’s media aide; says ‘it’s misplaced’

Rivers State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has described the rejoicing by the state All Progressives Congress (APC) over the resignation of Governor Nyesom Wike’s Special Adviser on Media, Opunabo Inko-Tariah as ‘misplaced and an indication of a party desperately in need of people to strengthen its collapsed …

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Gov. Ikpeazu swears-in Bonnie Iwuoha, Eziuche Ubani, 18 other Commissioners

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has reminded his newly-appointed commissioners of the zero tolerance stance of his administration for corruption, even as he warned that he would not hesitate to fire anyone caught engaging in dubious practices. Ikpeazu disclosed this, Tuesday, at the swearing-in ceremony of the newly-appointed state …

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U-17 World Cup: PDP congratulates Golden Eaglets; calls victory ‘a testimony against Buhari’s ‘Demarketing’

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated the Golden Eaglets for Sunday’s World Cup victory, describing it as ‘a bold statement by the Nigerian youth against series of uninspiring and negative utterances and actions of President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) government that has been ‘demarketing’ the nation in …

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