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Northern police chiefs clear Obi, say he never demolished mosques in Anambra •Carpet critics, call for support for VP candidacy

Three former Commissioners of Police (CPs) in Anambra State during the tenure of Mr. Peter Obi as Governor, have exonerated him from the mischievous allegation of demolition of mosques and the sacking of non-indigenes, particularly northerners from the State being propagated by the opposition against him on social media. Speaking …

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APC cannot present Hope Uzodinma for Imo Governorship, says Okorocha; Insists: I founded APC, I’m not leaving it; Speaks on Tinubu’s support for Oshiomhole

Abuja, Nov. 1, 2018 Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo has dismissed rumours that he is mulling defecting from the All Progressives Congress(APC) over the fallout of the party’s governorship primaries in the state. Okorocha spoke with State House correspondents after a closed door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday …

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APC crisis: Tinubu okays Oshiomhole’s leadership style; I can’t mortgage my conscience for my job – Oshiomhole

By Ismaila Chafe, Chijioke Okoronkwo Abuja, Oct. 31, 2018 National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has dismissed the call for the resignation of the national chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, saying party supremacy must be respected. Tinubu made his position known when he fielded …

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 Obi not anti-North; Not sponsoring IPOB •Allegation aimed at denying Igbos Vice Presidency slot, says Spokesman

The allegation by the Northern Youths Leaders Forum (NYLF) that the Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, is anti-North and a major sponsor of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has been described as diversionary and “an attempt to give …

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Obi dismisses allegation of ethnic bias in Onitsha Bridge Head clean-up  •Denies comments on first class travel, foreign medical trips

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has dismissed the allegation of ethnic bias in the Onitsha Bridge Head clean-up currently trending in internet chat rooms of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The clean-up exercise, which hitherto received much commendation, …

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