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APC North-east, Zonal chairman suspended

All Progressives Congress, Northeast zonal chairman comrade Mustapha Salihu, has been suspended on alleged irregularity that characterised just concluded party primaries. Zonal secretary, Abubakar Ajiya, announced the suspension in a letter dated 11/10/2018, with a vote of no confidence on him. Ajiya further explained that the suspension was in line …

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ELECTION 2019:The 31 Presidential candidates for 2019

The 31 Presidential candidates for 2019 ELECTIONS: * President Muhammadu Buhari – All Progressives Congress, APC * Alhaji Atiku Abubakar – Peoples Democratic Party, PDP * Mr. Donald Duke – Social Democratic Party, SDP * Mr Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim – Alliance for New Nigeria, ANN * Mr. Omoyele Sowore – African …

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ELECTION 2019: PDP, APGA form alliance against Okorocha

Just as the 2019 general election draws close, the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha has formed an alliance with the All Progressives Grand Alliance aspirant Uche Onyeaguocha. Ihedioha visited Onyeaguocha in Obinze town to seek his support. The former Deputy Speaker of the …

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Cross Rivers APC members protest, seek Usani’s mandate

Hundreds of APC party supporters of the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Usani have taken to major streets of Calabar to protest alleged impunity meted on him. According to them, the Minister won the recent gubernatorial primary ticket of the APC in Cross River State. They claimed a Court …

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INEC bans APC from fielding candidates in Zamfara

In what appears a first major electoral loss in the 2019 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has banned the ruling All Progressives Congress APC from fielding candidates for governorship, state and federal legislative elections in Zamfara state. This followed the inability of the national leadership of the …

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Donald Duke expresses concern over Nigeria’s indebtedness

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) presidential flagbearer, Donald Duke, has expressed concern over the growing indebtedness of Nigeria to China and other countries, stating that Nigeria is haemorrhaging under foreign loans. Donald Duke stated that the government needed to indigenise the economy, the former Cross River State governor noted that …

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APC affirms Buhari as presidential flagbearer

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has affirmed President Muhammadu Buhari as its candidate, for the 2019 presidential election. Over 7,000 delegates confirmed the President as the party’s flagbearer, at the APC’s national convention, which was held at the Eagles Square in the nation’s capital Abuja on Saturday. In his acceptance …

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Atiku Abubakar wins PDP Presidential ticket

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has been declared winner of the Peoples Democratic Party’s Presidential election.The Chairman of the PDP Convention Committee and Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa, announced the results of the primary on Sunday morning. He said Atiku polled 1,532 votes while Aminu Tambuwal polled 693 votes …

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Minister, Khadija Ibrahim defeats son to clinch APC Reps ticket in Yobe

Hajiya Khadija Ibrahim, Minister of state foreign Affairs, has defeated her step son Mohammed Ibrahim to clinch the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket for Damaturu/Gulani/Gujba/Tarmuwa, Yobe federal constituency. Prof Abba Gambo, the returning officer of the election which ran into the night announced on Wednesday that Khadijah polled 1,295 votes …

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Ambode Congratulates Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has conceded defeat and congratulated Babajide Sanwo-Olu on his victory at the just-concluded All Progressives Congress (APC) Lagos Governorship primary. Governor Ambode made this announcement on Wednesday during a press conference in Lagos. He called on Lagosians to support the APC gubernatorial candidate, Sanwo-Olu, in …

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Okorocha blasts Gulak over allegation of kidnap

IMO State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday, hit back at Ahmed Gulak, for saying that an attempt was made by Okorocha’s loyalists to kidnap him (Gulak) in Owerri, during the Tuesday October 2 governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state. This is coming after Ahmed, chairman of …

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Mama Taraba: Aisha Alhassan, wins Taraba UDP governorship primaries

  Former Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Aisha Alhassan, on Wednesday, emerged winner of United Democratic Party (UDP) governorship primary elections. The primaries, conducted under the supervision of the National Chairman of the party, Chief Godwin Okoye, at Shield Hotel, Jalingo, where Alhassan got unanimous endorsement of all …

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EBRI declares Sanwo-Olu winner of Lagos APC primary

Chairman of the Lagos Governorship Electoral panel Clement Ebri has declared Babajide Sanwo-Olu as winner of the exercise in the state. Ebri made the declaration at a press conference in Lagos on Wednesday morning. Yesterday the chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Lagos State Chapter, Alhaji Tunde Balogun has …

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Ebri NWC panel chairman dismisses ward elections

In his statement, Ebri said, “We thank the members for participating in the election to peacefully select APC standard bearer for next year’s election. “They did this with enthusiasm and dedication To be clear, an APC primary election was held in Lagos and this was in accordance with the party …

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APC declares Sanwo-Olu winner of Lagos guber primary

APC declares Sawoolu winner of Lagos guber primary The chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Lagos State Chapter, Alhaji Tunde Balogun has declared Babajide Sanwo-Olu the winner of the Gubernatorial primary election, held Tuesday, across the 245 wards of the 20 Local Government Areas of the state. By this …

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Ekweremadu wins Enugu PDP senatorial primary

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu has emerged winner of Enugu West Senatorial District, while former governor Chimaroke Nnamani is leading in Enugu East despite scarcity of ballot papers, Tuesday, which constituted hiccups to the senatorial primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Enugu State. Voting in the primary …

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