2023: APC’ll win Benue governorship, all elective positions – Byua

June 28, 2021 John Shiaondo 0

Benue state governorship aspirant under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mathias Byuan Monday said his party will clear all elective positions in the 2023 general elections in Benue. Byuan also said Benue needed total rehabilitation, and only him and his party the All Progressive Congress have the capability of fixing it. Speaking with journalists in Makurdi during Read More

Buni charges Nigeria’s envoy to US on beneficial relationship

June 26, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee and Yobe state Governor, Mai Mala Buni, has charged Nigeria’s Ambassador to the United States of America, Dr Uzoma Emenike on beneficial relationship between the two countries. Buni stated this Saturday when he led a delegation to Umuahia, Abia state to condole with the family of the Ambassador Read More

Jime: Adanyi commends Buhari

June 26, 2021 Editorial III 0

Former Majority leader, Benue State House of Assembly and member of the Governing Council for the North East Development Commission, NEDC, Barrister Benjamin Adanyi, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in the 2019 elections, Honourable Emmanuel Jime, to head the Nigeria Shippers` Council as its Executive Secretary. Barrister Adanyi, a frontline aspirant Read More

APC back to life – Buhari

June 25, 2021 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

…Congratulates caretaker c’ttee on job well done President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja said the All Progressives Congress (APC) had been revived, energised and repositioned for its national convention and future elections. He stated this while commending the national caretaker/extraordinary convention planning committee (CECPC) led by the Yobe state governor, Malam Mai Mala Buni. Speaking at the APC CECPC Read More

Stakeholders rally support for Iyin-Ekiti varsity as Senate considers Bill

June 25, 2021 Taiye Odewale, Abuja 0

Relevant stakeholders from Iyin – Ekiti community in Ekiti state stormed the National Assembly Thursday to identify with the move by the Senate, for establishment of Federal University of Medical and Health Sciences. The Senate had on the strength of a bill sponsored by Senator Micheal Opeyemi Bamidele (APC Ekiti Central), made legislative move for the establishment of the University Read More

Breaking: APC Caretaker committee another tenure extension, set to release convention timetable

June 25, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Blueprint has reliably gathered that Governor Mai Mala Buni-led National Caretaker Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been granted another six months tenure extension. Our correspondent report that the decision was taken after a closed door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari this morning (Friday). It was gathered that Caretaker Committee from the Ward, Local government and state levels Read More

Late Ajimobi, pillar, rallying point of APC – Sadare

June 24, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

Oyo state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday described the immediate past governor of the state, Late Senator Abiola Ajimobi as the pillar and rallying point of the APC not only in the South West but across Nigeria and even beyond. The party made this known in a statement on the first anniversary of the death of Read More

Nigeria’s health sector needs more support, funding – APC chieftain

June 24, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

All Progressives Congress (APC) Federal House Representatives hopeful for Ibadan North East/Ibadan South East, Mr Jide Adeyemi has disclosed that Nigeria’s health sector needed more support and funding from governments, corporate bodies and individuals. The APC Chieftain who is also the founder of Jide Adeyemi Foundation (JAF) stated this on Wednesday while speaking at the free eye tests and cataract Read More

Osun APC at war as caucus accuses govt of intimidating members

June 24, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

A caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC), ‘The Osun Progressives’ (TOP), has accused the state government for the detained member of the group, Tunde Boladale, by the State Security Service. A statement by the Chairman of TOP, Adelowo Adebiyi, alleged that Boladale is being detained by security in connivance with some government officials.  According to the statement, Boladale reported Read More

The return of Galambi to the House

June 23, 2021 Audu Dauda 0

Hon. Yusuf Galambi, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in last Saturday’s by-election, conducted to fill the Gwaram federal constituency seat in Jigawa state, has emerged victorious. He passed through all hurdles.The returning officer, Ahmad Shehu, after collating results from the 248 polling units, declared that Galambi polled 29,372 votes to defeat PDP’s Kamilu Inuwa, who polled a distant 10,047 Read More

Buni’s statement misquoted at APC youth conference – Spokesman

June 22, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Director General, Press and Media Affairs to Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe state, Mamman Mohammed, has debunked some misrepresentations in the media regarding his principal’s speech at the Progressives Youth Conference held at the International Conference Center, Abuja on Monday. A national daily (not Blueprint) had claimed that the APC chairman said “retrogressive elements with evil intentions are causing Read More

APC congresses, Buhari and the governors

June 22, 2021 Blueprint 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has begun the processes of its ‘make or mar’ congresses for wards and local governments slated between July 10 and August 6, 2021. The congresses are critical because of the nature of the APC- a conglomerate of diverse interests and competing blocs. The 2023 presidency politics will be highly embedded in the congresses and the Read More

Gombe APC chieftain Hammasaleh resigns

June 21, 2021 Auwal Ahmad 0

A stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gombe state, Alh. Abdulkadir Hammasaleh popularly called Hamsal has resigned from the party. In his resignation letter obtained by Blueprint in Gombe, Sunday, Hammasaleh said his decision to leave the party is personal and hinging it on “the unity, development, and growth of our dear state Gombe. “I write with all Read More

LG polls: Crisis rocks Ogun APC over alleged selection of candidate

June 20, 2021 Hakeem Adegbenro 0

Crisis seems to be looming in Ogun state All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the local government elections as aspirants in Obafemi-Owode Local Government area of the state took to the street to protest the selection of a Chairmanship candidate battling certificate forgery scandal. The protesters who storm the premises of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Iwe Iroyin, Oke Read More

Convention: APC chieftain tips Niger Senator as national chairman

June 20, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the National Convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), a chieftain of the party has revealed that a dark horse might emerge as the national chairman of the party.  The chieftain who craved anonymity said that the dark horse is a serving Senator from Niger state.  Speaking with newsmen Sunday in Abuja, the popular APC chieftain said two Read More

APC wins Gwaram/Fagam bye-election

June 20, 2021 Bayo Muhammad Alabira 0

The Executive Governor of Jigawa state, Alhaji Mohammed Badaru Abubakar has warmly congratulated Hon Yusuf Shittu Galambi on his landslide victory on Gwaram/Fagam federal constituency bye-election held on Saturday . He also congratulated the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the outcome of the election in which its member, Hon Galambi won the election. According to Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Read More

Akume and the race for APC chair

June 20, 2021 Usman Adams 0

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is a party that is in need of a leader who inspires hope. It is no longer news that George Akume, minister of special duties and former governor of Benue state, is a frontliner in contest for the national chairmanship of the party. Regarded by many as a square peg in a square hole. Read More

Goje: The case of manning APC

June 19, 2021 Gabriel T. Emmanuel 0

It’s apparent that most Nigerians, chiefly members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), are fundamentally preoccupied and concerned about the 2023 elections and beyond while heedless of the turbulence and inherent struggles ahead. But, to many of us, who might have genuine faith and interest in the headway of the APC and the nation as a whole, what concerns Read More

Osun APC crisis worsens as party suspends Aregbesola’s ally

June 18, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

A former Commissioner for local government and Chieftaincy Affairs under Governor Rauf Aregbesola, Kolapo Alimi, has been suspended by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun state for alleged anti-party.  The suspended APC chieftain is a senior legislative aide to the speaker of House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila.  A letter of suspension signed by leaders of the party Read More

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Autonomy: APC govs back Tambuwal’s report

June 18, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have declared their commitment to the implementation of the recommendations of the technical committee on autonomy for state legislature and judiciary. The Nigeria Governors’ Forum had set up a technical committee with Sokoto state governor and deputy chairman of the Forum, Aminu Tambuwal, to ensure the Read More