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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has invited former Senate President, David Mark, to wage into the rift between the Ekiti state chapter of the party. The party set up a reconciliation committee to be led by Mark.
The head office of the All Progressives Congress (APC) faction which was responsible for the recent suspension of Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, has been demolished. The demolition was done on Tuesday, February 20.
The chieftains urged Bola Tinubu to leverage on the experience of Governor Aminu Tambuwal as Speaker of the House of Representatives and Aliyu Wamakko’s role as the APC campaign 2015 coordinator in the northwest.
The purported suspension of Governor Nasir El-Rufai by the Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi-led faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna state, has been outrightly dismissed as laughable and illegitimate.
The Niger state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state of recycling defectors to deceive members of the public as if to suggest that its membership is increasing.
In a statement sent to NAIJ.com on Sunday, February 18, the secretary of the PDP in the local government, Julius Egoh, said the suspension was sequel to acts of gross misconducts and indiscipline by the party chieftains.
For third consecutive working day, a political group which goes by '2019 Buhari Initiative', has maintained that it would not rest with its demonstration demanding the removal of Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, the APC chairman.
There was chaos on Monday, February 19, as supporters of the Imo state geputy governor, Eze Madumere, and those of Uche Nwosu, the son-in-law to Governor Rochas Okorocha, had a clash that reportedly turned violent.
After issuing a query letter on Thursday, February 15, to Governor Nasir El-Rufai, a faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kaduna state has suspended the governor for alleged refusal to reply the query given to him.
A Political Science lecturer with the Kaduna State University has said that Nigerian youths are not yet ready to take up the mantle of leadership of the country. Aliyu Yero said youths lack the required skills to run a nation.
Essien, a member of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP), during a live interview with Inspiration 105.9 FM, Uyo said the APC's proposal for the restructuring of Nigeria is aimed at frustrating the development of Akwa Ibom state.
Orji Uzor Kalu, the former governor of Abia state, has maintained that the Muhammadu Buhari administration has performed very well, particularly in the area of infrastructural development. He made his comments on Sunday.
A former minister of sports and chieftain of the PDP, Samaila Sambawa, and his supporters have decamped to the APC. Sambawa served as a minister of internal affairs, foreign, sports and youths development under the PDP regime.
The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Paul Arkwright has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the popular #NotTooYoungToRun bill as soon as it is transmitted to him by the Nigerian National Assembly.
The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, on Saturday called on Nigerians to shun those casting aspersions on President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration and the party.
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state has declared his intention to run for a Senate seat in the 2019 elections. The development was made public by his executive assistant on political matters, Dr Morounkola Thomas.
The Peoples Democratic Party lawmaker said Amaechi cannot double as the DG of President Buhari’s campaign and remain as minister of transportation. This he said would affect his performance and concentration for the year 2018.
Abubakar Habu Mu'azu, an All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant in Gombe state, said President Muhammadu Buhari will win the Presidential election comfortably in 2019 no matter the party he contested under.
Professor Lai Olurode, the former National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), revealed how he was almost assassinated when he refused to register underage voters during his years in office.
Nigeria's former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, says he is happy with the promise of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders that imposition of candidates would not be allowed in the party.
A former aide to Ex- President Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Gulak has said that President Buhari government’s “degrading of Boko Haram terrorists” was enough to justify his defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Governor Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow of Adamawa state has said that the 2019 governorship election is to be contested by no one else but him. Bindow said this as he perceived the interest of some party members in the office.