FCT polls: Only 3 female chairmanship candidates, 8 vice-chairs – Yiaga Africa

February 11, 2022 Adeola Tukuru 0

Yiaga Africa has raised the alarm that “there are only three female chairmanship candidates and eight vice-chairmanship candidates while there are 39 female councillorship candidates for the FCT area council polls.” A board member of the organisation, Ezenwa Nwangwu, noted this Friday during its pre-election press conference and community outreach in Kuje area council ahead of the FCT Area council Read More

Ebonyi: Ex-lawmaker insists PDP followed party guidelines in conduct of congress

October 18, 2021 Amarachukwu EgwuAgha, 0

A former lawmaker, Linus Abba Okorie Sunday insisted that People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Ebonyi state chapter adhered to the guidelines and constitutions of the party in the just concluded congress. Hon Okorie a two time representative of Ohanivo in the House of Representatives was reacting to allegations made by Barrister Silas Onu, the immediate past caretaker publicity secretary and chairmanship Read More

PDP urged to zone chairmanship to North-central, North-east

October 13, 2021 Ahmid Lawal 0

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Suleiman Gidado has called for the zoning of the party’s chairmanship position to the North-central or the North-east. This, according to him, will give aspirants from the North-west enough space to maximise their chances in the party. Gidado in a statement issued Tuesday in Kano, said it is in the tradition and Read More

2023: Bala, PDP governing Bauchi temporarily – APC chieftain

September 19, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and one of the aspirants contesting the state chairmanship position in the forthcoming state congress, Musa Bayero Muhammed, has said that the current leadership in the state is there temporarily. The chairmanship aspirant declared that APC will regain the its Bauchi state leadership in 2023. Speaking with newsmen Sunday in Abuja on Read More

Chairmanship: APC youth identifies Abubabar as best candidate, urges opposition Govs to defect

September 10, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the party national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), youths have identified the former Governor of Bauchi state, Barrister Mohammed Abubakar, as the best person to occupy the national chairmanship position of APC. The youths, which are drawn from the six geopolitical zones of the country, not only invited the opposition governors and stakeholders to join Read More

Niger PDP elects new chairman

August 8, 2021 Aideloje Ojo 0

 The Niger state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has elected  Barrister Tanko Beji as chairman. Beji, was declared winner of the election at the state congress of the party held on Saturday in Minna. The chairman of PDP Congress committee and Benue state Deputy Governor Engr. Benson Abounu announced the results and declared Tanko Beji as the winner of the Read More

Kuje: APC candidate tasks electorate on peaceful campaign

August 5, 2021 Donald Iorchir 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the February 2022 chairmanship election in Kuje, Alhaji Hamidu Sarki Gaube, has appealed to party supporters and other aspirants to eschew violence before, during and after the council polls. Hamidu remarked that the era when politics was regarded as a do or die affair has passed and called on supporters to conduct themselves Read More