Anambra election: INEC distributes election materials to polling centres
Offices of the Independent National Electoral Commission across the 21 local government areas are currently distributing sensitive and non-sensitive materials for Saturday’s Anambra governorship election, the Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr Nkwachukwu Orji, has said. Orji told the News Agency of Nigeria in Awka on Friday that 10 security operatives would... Read more
PDP leaders oppose Fayose on Secondus
Some leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State have condemned Governor Ayo Fayose’s alleged support for the candidacy of Prince Uche Secondus, from the Southsouth, for the post of National Chairman, ahead of the party’s December 9 national convention. A former PDP National Vice Chairman (Southwest),... Read more
PDP agrees to work  with any elected Party chairman
The eight contenders for the National Chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party have agreed to work with any of them elected at the party’s National Convention on Dec. 9. Chairman of PDP Governors Forum, Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti, made the disclosure at a news briefing in the early... Read more
I remain a life member of PDP BoT, says Bode George
Chief Olabode George has denied the rumour making the rounds that he has resigned from the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party. George, who is one of those aspiring to lead the party at its national convention slated for December 9 in Abuja, told our correspondent in... Read more
How PDP swept Enugu Council polls
Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ) has swept all chairmanship positions in the 17 council areas of Enugu State the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission ( ENSIEC ) has announced. The party also swept  259 of the 261 councillorship positions. Election did not hold in Obioma and Eke communities... Read more
Kebbi: Haruna emerged as PDP State chairman
Kebbi State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has sworn-in newly elected State Executive of the party. The State Congress of the party commenced on Saturday and ran till Sunday afternoon. 749 delegates from 21 local government Areas of the state cast their votes for ten elective positions while... Read more
I can’t remember details of money given to Metuh, says Dasuki
The detained former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, told the Federal High Court in Abuja, that he could no long remember the details of the N400m which he gave to a former National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, in 2014. It is the first time Dasuki‎ would be physically asked questions relating... Read more
Tinubu: I’ve confidence in Buhari
All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Tinubu yesterday reiterated his confidence in President Muhammadu Buhari. He also denied any rift between him and the President. The former Lagos State Governor spoke with reporters at the State House in Abuja after a meeting with President Buhari. The meeting was a prelude... Read more
Ladoja joins PDP chairmanship race
A former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, has joined the race for the national chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party. Ladoja returned to the party a few weeks ago. He left the party to join Accord about eight years ago. The constitution of the party stipulates that... Read more
Judge withdraws from Ogun PDP leadership tussle suit
Justice Ibrahim Buba of Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday withdrew from a suit on the leadership tussle in the Ogun Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The judge, who announced his withdrawal from the suit no. FHC/L/CS/1556/17 in the open court, said his decision was based... Read more