Kwara APC: Kinsmen dump Lai Mohammed, back Gov AbdulRasazaq, Samari

January 28, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

All Progressives Congress (APC) stakeholders in Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara state, where Minister of Information and Culture hails from have thrown their support behind  the state governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq and the new state Caretaker Committee Chairman, Mallam Abdullahi Samari.  The removal of Hon. Bashir Bolarinwa as state chairman has been generating crisis within the party in Kwara state, Read More

Breaking: Anti-Yahaya Bello lawmaker dumps PDP for APC

January 28, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A prominent former member of the Kogi state House of Assembly, Amb. Friday Sani, who is known for opposing governor Yahaya Bello in the state has joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The lawmaker just told newsmen at the APC national secretariat that he made the decision about two hours ago. Sani said the Chairman of the APC National Read More

Fresh registration: You can’t dictate to us, APC replies Faleke

January 26, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has responded to an open letter by a House of Representatives member representing Ikeja Federal Constituency of Lagos state, James Faleke, asking the party to postpone its scheduled fresh registration and revalidation exexercise. The party said the exercise will go on as planned. Faleke, in an open letter on Monday in Abuja to the Chairman Read More

FCE Odugbo: Buhari’s magnanimity and Echono’s place of pride

January 21, 2021 Blueprint 0

Dolly Parton, the famous singer and songwriter says, “If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, domore and become more, then, you are an excellent leader.” The siting of one of the newly established Federal Colleges of Education (FCE) inOdugbo, Benue state, confirms the high consideration factor of the Government ofPresident Muhammadu Buhari that Read More

2023: Ex-CPC state chairmen back power shift to south

January 21, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of 2023 general elections, former state chairmen of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) have met in Abuja and floated another political movement known as New Nigeria Movement (NNM), even as they support a shift of power to the South. CPC was among three major political parties that merged to form the APC in 2013. The new group Read More

Don’t hijack registration exercise, Gov. Buni warns APC leaders

January 20, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Chairman of the National Caretaker Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Yobe state governor Mai Mala Buni, has warned party leaders at all levels not to hijack the revalidation and registration of new members starting from January 25. Buni, who threatened to deal “decisively with anyone or group who attempt hijacking the exercise,” added that the party Read More

Breaking: Defunct CPC chairmen regroup, back power shift to South

January 20, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of 2023 general elections, former state chairmen of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) have met in Abuja and floated another political movement known as New Nigeria Movement (NNM), even as they support a shift of power to the South. CPC was among three major political parties that merged with others to form the APC in 2013. The Read More

APC to Lai, Saraki: Settle with Gov Abdulrasak at zonal level

January 18, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Monday asked aggrieved party chieftains from Kwara state over the replacement of the state chairman to settle with Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrasak at the zonal level. The Kwara  state chapter of APC has been boiling following a letter dated January 4th, 2021 appointing Alhaji Samari as the new Chairman Caretaker Committee of the state APC by Read More

Lai Mohammed, Gbemi Saraki are paper-weights in Kwara politics, elders blast Ministers

January 14, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Some prominent elders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state have declared their support for the replacement of the state chairman by governor Mai Mala Buni-led National Caretaker Committee. The Kwara elders said the Minister of Information Lai Mohammed and Minister of state for Transportation Gbemi Saraki were sponsoring the attacks against the governor for their selfish interests, Read More

PDP lawyers petition CJ, others over delayed Appeal suit

January 7, 2021 Amarachukwu EgwuAgha 0

The Fred Udeogu-led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ebonyi state, Thursday petitioned the state Chief Judge, Justice Anselem Nwigwe for allegedly delaying transmission of Appeal Court suits filed against it by the dissolved State Working Committee of the party. They alleged that the state governor David Umahi through his brother Barrister Roy Umahi who is representing Onyekachi Nwebonyi’s faction of the Read More

Sanga APC caretaker c’ttee urged to step up development efforts

January 4, 2021 Abubakar Labaran 0

The newly constituted caretaker committee members of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Sanga local government area of Kaduna state have been charged to step up efforts towards the development and progress of the party. Chairman of the local government council, Mr. Charles Danladi, gave the charge during the inauguration ceremony of the committee over the weekend at the party office Read More

Stay off our affairs, PDP Chairmen Forum warns SW c’taker c’ttee- Adagunodo

January 1, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

Fresh crisis is again rocking the South West Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the purported announcement of the Ogun state PDP Chairman, Alhaji Sikirulai Ogundele, as new chairman South West PDP Chairmen Forum by some members of PDP Southwest Caretaker Committee. Already, the incumbent South West PDP Chairmen Forum in a statement signed by its Chairman, Hon. Olasoji Adagunodo, the Read More

Kebbi: APC inaugurates care taker committee

December 17, 2020 Blueprint 0

Kebbi state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has inaugurated a caretaker committee to steer the affairs of the party for the next six months when the party’s congress will hold to elect officials nationwide. The inauguration which took place at the Presidential Banquet Hall Birnin Kebbi yesterday, has the attendance many APC loyalists. Speaking, the chairman of the Read More

APC gets new chair in Nasarawa

December 12, 2020 Mohammed Yangida 0

Nasarawa state governor Abdullahi Sule Thursday, named Mr. John Mamman as the new chairman of the caretaker committee of All Progressives Congress (APC), Nasarawa state chapter. The appointment was made shortly after an emergency party stakeholders’ meeting, presided by the governor at government house in Lafia. Mamman is to serve for six months to fill the gap created by the Read More

Breaking: APC extends Buni’s caretaker c’tte’s tenure, expels Eta, pulls down structures

December 8, 2020 Editor 0

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Tuesday, rose from its emergency meeting and extended the tenure of Governor Mai Buni-led caretaker committee by six months. The NEC also expelled its South South vice chairman Ntufam Hilliard Eta for the party, just as its dissolved all structures at wards, states, zones and national. Details loading…

Tenure extension: APC stakeholders rally support for Buni’s c’ttee

November 27, 2020 Bode Olagoke 0

Stakeholders in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have met again to rally support for the tenure extension of the current National Caretaker Committee u derby the leadership of Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe state. The stakeholders include some governors, the leadership of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), forum of the APC state chairmen and forum of non-NWC NEC Read More

Buni-led national C’taker C’ittee accused of pursuing hidden agenda

November 11, 2020 Sidi A. Umar 0

The Association of Former Elected Local Government Chairmen in Nigeria has accused the All Progressive Congress (APC) national caretaker committee of doing the opposite instead of uniting the party in states where there is wrangling. The association at a press conference in Sokoto alleged that the committee is haboring a hidden agenda. The association cited the case of Edo state Read More

2023: Economy as Holy Grail

November 6, 2020 Blueprint 0

A key dynamic, taken from man’s earliest recordings of human society reveals in stark relief, that – societies have started wars and intervened to maintain the peace – to perpetuate and sustain economic interests. If on the verge of 60 years of indigenous rule, we have not learnt our lessons and been sufficiently jolted from an afflicted inertia, then surely Read More

Fresh crisis looms in APC as party members warn against tenure elongation for Buni c’tte, membership registration

November 6, 2020 Solomon Arowolo 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Concerned Members Forum on Friday issued warning to Governor Mai Buni-led Caretaker Committee not to elongate their tenure in office beyond December 2020. The APC concerned members also asked the caretaker committee to stop proposed membership registration. This was made known in a statement issued by the group’s spokesperson Ogenyi Okpokwu. The group also accused Read More

Uzoechi emerges Imo NUJ caretaker chair

October 8, 2020 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

To move the Nigerian Union of Journalist (NUJ) forward, members in Imo state council Thursday inaugurated a new caretaker committee led by Mr. Steve Uzoechi of the New Telegraph newspapers as chairman of the Correspondents’ Chapel. Other officers inaugurated included: Precious Nwadike of Watchdog Newspapers as vice chairman, Austin Okoro of Eastern Lead Express  as secretary and four other members. The inauguration of the committee Read More

Uncertainty as NFF counters Ifeanyi Ubah’s election, sets up caretaker committee for Anambra State FA

August 4, 2020 Editor 0

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has set up a Caretaker Committee for the running of the affairs of the Anambra State Football Association, following the expiration of the tenure of the Dr Ifeanyi Ubah-led executive team, and pending the conduct of fresh elections. The tenure of the Caretarker Committee, which will be inaugurated in Awka, the Anambra State capital on Read More

2023: APC woos back Atiku, Saraki, Tambuwal, others

August 2, 2020 Bode Olagoke 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on all those who left the ruling party to return now, assuring that the current caretaker committee led by governor Mai Mala Buni has provided mechanism to resolve all the grievances. Among the prominent members who left the APC included former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, former Senate President Bukola Saraki, governor Samuel Ortom Read More

For Oshiomhole, it’s not a requiem

July 9, 2020 Patrick Obahiagbon 0

On June 25, 2020, the National Executive Council (NEC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) met Aso Rock in Abuja. At the meeting, President Muhammadu Buhari, among other issues, recommended that the National Working Committee (NWC) be dissolved in the light of the many centrifugal forces pushing the party to several dangerous directions and precipices. That advice was carried Read More