Anambra south: Azubogu may lose APGA senatorial ticket over defection

June 19, 2022 Editor 0

Hon. Ben Nwankwo has approached the Federal High Court to sack Hon. Chris Azubogu as the candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for Anambra south senatorial zone. According to a judiciary source, Hon. Nwankwo is asking the court to nullify the nomination of Hon. Azubogu as the candidate of APGA for 2023 Anambra south senatorial election alleging that he Read More

Breaking: In Anambra, Victor Umeh dumps APGA, joins Labour party in search of Senate ticket

June 3, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu, Awka 0

Days after he was defeated in the senatorial primary contest, former All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Senator Victor Umeh has moved to the Labour Party (LP). Blueprint gathered that Umeh alongside joined Presidential hopeful and former Anambra state governor Peter Obi to contest for the Anambra Central senatorial seat at the 2023 general elections. Umeh had about eight years ago Read More

Anambra central: Reps member floors ex-APGA National chairman, Victor Umeh, grabs party ticket

May 28, 2022 Editor 0

A former National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Senator Victor Umeh, Thursday, lost his ambition to grab the ticket of APGA for Anambra Central senatorial district. Umeh, who scored 151 votes was defeated by the member representing Dunukofia, Njikoka and Anaocha Federal Constituency, Hon. Ferdinand Dozie Nwankwo, that garnered 162 votes. Another contestant in the race and Read More

SEFORP endorses APGA, PDP, others ahead 2023

May 18, 2022 Blueprint 0

The South East for President (SEFORP) has endorsed candidates from All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and others for President ahead 2023 general elections . The resolution was made after a National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting held at Enugu on the 17th May, 2022. The National Coordinator, Rev Okechukwu Christopher Obioha JP said that there is palpable Read More

Jonathan’s ex-information minister, Labaran Maku, dumps APGA, moves back to PDP

April 7, 2022 NAN 0

The National Secretary of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Mr. Labaran Maku has defected back to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He announced his decision on Wednesday while fielding questions from journalists in Lafia, Nasarawa state. The former Minister of Information under President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration, said his decision to return to the PDP was in response to the yearnings Read More

Breaking: Again, Soludo wins in Anambra governorship election as court passes crucial judgement

December 1, 2021 Kehinde Osasona 0

The governor-elect of Anambra State, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, on Wednesday, escaped from being stopped to be sworn-in come March, 2022. This is after the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, declined to nullify his election.  In a judgement delivered by Justice Taiwo Taiwo, the court dismissed a suit that sought to void Soludo’s election on the allegation that he supplied false information to Read More

APGA tackles  Abia govt over ‘unpaid salaries’

November 22, 2021 Blueprint 0

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia state has urged the state government to focus attention on infrastructure development and the payment of the arrears of salaries and pensions, instead of hounding the opposition party. APGA gave the charge in a statement issued in Umuahia by its Chairman, Augustine Ehiemere, on Saturday. The opposition party said the Peoples Democratic Read More

Anambra: INEC issues certificate of return to Soludo, deputy

November 12, 2021 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Friday presented the Certificate of Return to Prof. Chukwuma Soludo and his deputy, Dr. Onyeka Ibezim, as winner of the Anambra state governorship election which was held on November 6 and 9. Soludo, of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), won across 21 local government areas with a total of 112,229 votes, while his Read More

[LIVE] Anambra governorship election: Soludo’s APGA widens lead to 17 LGAs as INEC announces more results

November 7, 2021 Editor 0

The governorship candidate of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo has won 17 out of 21 Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Anambra state, according to results of November 6 poll announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Soludo won in Anambra East, Ayamelum, Oyi, Dunukofia, Anaocha, Awka South, Idemili South, Onitsha South, Njikoka, Orumba South, Awka Read More

[Breaking] Anambra governorship election: APGA’s Soludo in early lead, floors PDP, APC in Aguata, Awka, Onitsha, 3 others

November 7, 2021 Editor 0

Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) is already in early lead after as he and his party cleared all the five local government results declared so far in the ongoing governorship election. Soludo was announced winner, with wide margins in some for the results declared in Awka South, Onitsha South and Anambra East, Anaocha, and Anambra East by Read More

You can’t win Anambra with propaganda, group tells Soludo

November 1, 2021 Editorial II 0

A political pressure group Coalition for True Democracy (CTD) has told the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Professor Chukwuma Soludo to reach out to the people with issues of governance instead of spreading empty propaganda against his opponents. The group coordinator, Mr. Samuel Okolo stated this while reacting to a statement credited to Soludo, where he accused Read More

ADP ‘ll rescue Anambra from APGA’s bondage -Yabagi Sani

November 1, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

National chairman of the Action Democratic Party (ADP) Engr Yabagi Yusuf Sani, has said his party has prepared a blueprint that will rescue Anambra state from what he described as bondage of the ruling All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) and other political parties. Sani also expressed confidence that his party will emerged victorious in the forthcoming governorship election. Speaking at Read More

Anambra: Why Okonkwo ‘ll defeat Uba, Soludo, others – Nwanyanwu

November 1, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The national chairman of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) Chief Dan Nwanyanwu, has expressed confidence that the candidate of his party, Dr. Obiora Okonkwo has the capacity to defeat his contenders in the November 6, governorship election in Anambra state.  Other candidates in the governorship election include Senator Andy Uba of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Charles Soludo of the Read More

Anambra: Accord candidate dimisses merger rumours with APGA

October 27, 2021 Amaechi Okwara 0

Governorship Candidate of the Accord Party in the November 6 election in Anambra state, Dr. Godwin Maduka, has dismissed rumours that he was about to collapse his structure into the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA). Dr. Maduka rather vowed to inflict crushing defeat on the APGA candidate, Prof. Charles Soludo and other contestants in the election. The governorship hopeful spoke Read More

Jude Okeke-led APGA expresses concern over rising insecurity in Anambra

October 13, 2021 Lekan Shehinde 0

The Jude Okeke-led All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has expressed concern over the rising spate of insecurity in Anambra state. The Okeke-led APGA said that the party is in a mourning mood over the spate of political killings in the state. The Okeke-led APGA, in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Ikechukwu Chukwunyere lamented that “we have lost Anambra Read More

Breaking: At last, Anambra deputy governor dumps Obiano’s APGA for APC, less than one month to guber poll

October 13, 2021 Editor 0

The deputy Governor of Anambra state, Dr Nkem Okeke, has finally dumped All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), less than one month before the governorship election in the state. Dr. Okeke was received by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Okeke was led to the President by Read More

Revealed! How gunmen attacked APGA rally, held Obiano’s convoy hostage

October 13, 2021 Blueprint 0

Unidentified gunmen reportedly attacked Odoata Central School in Ihiala, Ihiala local government area of Anambra state, where the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) was scheduled to hold its rally Tuesday. Sources said APGA was preparing to hold a political rally when gunmen invaded the place. “The governor’s convoy was held for about one hour, while gunshots were heard everywhere in Read More

Anambra: 5 federal lawmakers, 6 others join APC

September 30, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Yobe state governor and Chairman APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee received 11 lawmakers including five serving and four former House of Representatives members, as well as, three members of the Anambra State House of Assembly who defected from the opposition PDP and APGA to APC. The decampees, according to a statement released by Buni’s spokesman, Mamman Mohammed, are Read More

Breaking: 6 Anambra lawmakers abandon APGA, join APC

September 1, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Six serving members of the Anambra State House of Assembly under the platform of the All  Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) have defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the forthcoming governorship election in the state. Chairman APC Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee and Yobe state Governor Mai Mala Buni, have however, recieved the lawmakers and imediately presented Read More

Anambra 2021: Don’t use N60bn public fund to bankroll Soludo’s campaign, ZLP tells Obiano

August 21, 2021 Okechukwu Onuegbu, Awka 0

The Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Friday, cautioned Anambra state governor, Chief Willie Obiano, against channeling N60 billion belonging to the state in sponsorship of the candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) for November 6 gubernatorial poll. The Publicity Secretary of ZLP for Chief Obiora Okonkwo Campaign Council, Mr Afam Ofomata, who raised the alarm in a press statement Read More