The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have reported that they both spent a little below N8 billion in the 2015 general elections. the APC claimed it spent only N2.9 billion.
The Taraba state chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) barely a week after electing two separate executives at different locations in Jalingo, both factions are claiming that their congresses were authentic.
Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja continued with the trial of a former national publicity secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, in his absence and that of his lawyers on Friday, May 25.
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2015 governorship election in Ogun state, Prince Gboyega Isiaka, has announced his resignation from the political fold saying, however, that the decision was not easy.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has given details of the circumstance that led to its decision to shift the date of its national convention from June 2 to June 23, saying the decision was affected by the ongoing Ramadan.
Baraje, who recently wrote a warning letter to the APC leadership, on behalf of members of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party cited the recent parallel congresses in the party as one that portends danger for the party.
Godwin Erhahon, a former chieftain All Progressives Congress said no former member or leader of CPC now defunct, was elected into APC executive at the recently concluded APC 192 wards and local government congresses.
Alhaji Moshood Olalekan Adeoti who is the secretary to the Osun state government (SSG) has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC)’s constitution allows political holders to seek election without resigning.
Azu Ishiekwene the managing director/Editor-In-Chief of The Interview in this piece talks about the recent spats between former President Olusegun Obasanjo and President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 election.
The national chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus, on Thursday, May 24, that the party was already working out modalities on how to get the best out of its array of aspirants jostling to fly the party’s flag in 2019.
An executive bill forwarded to the Nigerian Senate on the control of water resources by the federal government has caused a rift among Senators. The bill is expected among others to provide for the regulation of water in Nigeria.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna announced in the morning of Friday, May 25, that he had appointed Japheth Omojuwa, a social media activist, into the governing board of The Kashim Ibrahim Fellowship in the state.
Senator Oluremi Tinubu (APC, Lagos Central) on Thursday, May 24, blamed colonialists for hatred among Nigerians as well as insurgency in the country while contributing to a motion to celebrate the 2018 Children’s Day in the Senate
Lalong stated this in Jos while addressing over 200 clergymen at the opening ceremony of the 94th General Church Council of Church of Christ in Nations (COCIN), shortly after a speech by Jang was read by his former appointee.
The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti has petitioned the Inspector General of Police (IGP) and the director general of the State Security Service (SSS), over the wanton destruction of the campaign billboard of its candidate.
A cross section of the National Assembly leadership was hosted by President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, May 24 at the State House in Abuja where the president broke the Ramadan fasting with the lawmakers and also addressed them.
President Muhammadu Buhari met with former governor of Edo state and major contender for the position of the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday, May 24, ahead of the party’s national convention.
The governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, has reiterated his call for a free and fair gubernatorial election in the state on July 14, stating that the people of the state would resist any attempt to rig the election.
The first of this back-down was seen after Karimi who had sponsored overriding the bill through its first reading reneged leaving the bill at the mercy of members of the committee on rules and business for two months.
Special adviser on media and publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina, has stated that opponents of the current administration have made it a point to keep harping on negative occurrences in the nation.
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, May 24, approved appointments for four federal government agencies as confirmed by Olusegun Adekunle, the permanent secretary, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation.
It was drama at the Gombe state House of Assembly on Thursday, May 24, as a lawmaker reportedly got hold of the mace and seized it during a session. He fled the chamber with what has become known as the symbol of authority.