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PDP eulogizes Bamanga Tukur at 80

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described its former National Chairman, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, as ‘a quintessential democrat and humble statesman, who has contributed immensely to the development and stability of the nation.’ The PDP, in a birthday message to Alhaji Tukur, who turned 80, Tuesday, said it remains proud …

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APC hails Nigerian workers, Civil Society for standing up against corruption

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has hailed Nigerian workers and the Civil Society for ‘standing firmly against corruption’, further describing their open demonstration of support for the Federal Government’s battle against corruption as ‘a major boost to the anti-graft fight.’ In a statement issued in Abuja, Friday by its National …

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Delta Guber: PDP, INEC lawyers rattle LP, Ogboru’s witnesses;…you are not witnesses of truth –respondents’ lawyers insist

The three-man- panel of the Delta State Governorship Election Petition was Tuesday shocked when the petitioners’ star witnesses reeled out bundles of contradictions, inconsistencies and outright misinformation during cross-examination. The Labour Party (LP) and its gubernatorial candidate in the April 11 governorship election in the State, Chief Great Ogboru are …

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Bayelsa Poll: Jonathan, Anenih, PDP heavyweights endorse Dickson; Governor declares intention publicly

Ahead of the December 5 governorship elections in Bayelsa State, political heavyweights in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) including former President Goodluck Jonathan and former Bayelsa state governor, Chief Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, have endorsed the re-election of Governor Seriake Dickson. The party leaders, including PDP acting National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus …

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Bayelsa Polls: Abuja agog as Dickson submits nomination form…says PDP ‘ll get victory

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, accompanied by opinion leaders and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftains in the State, on Friday in Abuja submitted his PDP nomination and expression of interest forms at the party’s National Headquarters. The Governor, who was accompanied by the first elected Governor of the …

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PDP alerts on plots by APC to recompose Election Tribunals, overturn victories in Rivers, others; APC-led FG will not micromanage judiciary – APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Tuesday, said it has uncovered fresh plots by the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led administration to tinker with the composition of the election tribunals in Rivers and other PDP states, ‘with a view to importing pliable judges to overturn the party’s victory in the last general …

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Fayose urges S/West PDP leaders to contest National Chairmanship; insists NWC should handover to Caretaker Committee

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has called on notable leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Southwest to be prepared to contest the party National Chairmanship position next year, saying the Southwest zone deserved the chairmanship position and all stakeholders must forge a common front to get …

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(FOR THE RECORD) Let us make IPAC a more purposeful organisation – by Bashir Yusuf Ibrahim

Address by Bashir Yusuf Ibrahim, Chairman of Inter-Party Advisory Council, IPAC, on the occasion of the Inauguration of the newly elected IPAC Executive Committee at the Conference Room of Independent National Electoral Commission, Maitama, Abuja on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Today’s inauguration marks the beginning of a new day at …

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