Akwa-Ibom APC: Why Akpabio, Akpanudoedehe failed to resolve differences – Ekanem

September 8, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A factional state chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom chapter, Austin Ekanem, has explained why the former Minister of Niger Delta Chief Godswill Akpabio and the former national secretary of the party Senator James Akpanudoedehe, could not resolve their differences ahead of the 2023 general elections. Ekanem in a statement made available to newsmen Thursday in Read More

Kaduna 2023: Hunkuyi picks Mazawaje as running mate

September 2, 2022 AbdulRaheem Aodu Kaduna 0

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Kaduna state governorship candidate of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), Sen. Suleiman Othman Hunkuyi, has picked Dr. Sani Mazawaje from Southern Kaduna as his running mate. Addressing party supporters during the Hunkuyi unveiling at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium Kaduna, Hunkuyi described his running mate who hails from Kachia local government area as Read More

Zulum directs urban board to unseal NNPP’s office

August 26, 2022 Sadiq Abubakar Maiduguri 0

The Borno state governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, on Friday directed the State Urban Development Board to “immediately unseal Maiduguri headquarters of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP),” describing the board’s decision as “wrong-timing.” The governor’s spokesman, Malam Isa Gusau, confirmed in a statement issued Friday that the governor became aware of the board’s action and directed that it should Read More

Tinubu not an election merchant like Atiku, Obi, Kwankwaso – APC Chair

August 14, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The national vice chairman (North-west) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Mallam Salihu Moh Lukman, has given reasons why presidential candidate of the party Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, is more trustworthy than other major presidential candidates of the opposition parties. Lukman said except Bola Tinubu, others are “election merchants”, which include former Vice President Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Read More

2023 polls: Challenges, chances of opposition parties… Finance, structure big problems – analyst… Lack of formidable coalition too – Ex chairman NDP… Our chances good, PDP, LP, NNPP insist

July 1, 2022 Blueprint 0

Apolitical parties gear up for the 2023 general elections ABDULRAHMAN ZAKARIYAU examines the challenges before the opposition political parties and their chances especially in the presidential election. There is so much excitement, especially among the Nigerian youths, about the 2023 general elections just like it was during the build-up to the 2015 general elections. The excitement has been attributed to Read More

2023: Kwankwaso has no future in NNPP, APC asks him to return

June 26, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Former Kano state governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, has been asked to return to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) where he built and has great future to become President. The Presidential candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) has also been told that he does not have hope of becoming a President on his current political platform. Speaking with Read More

2023: How Kwankwaso emerged NNPP presidential candidate

June 9, 2022 Emeka Nze 0

A former Governor of Kano state, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Wednesday emerged as the presidential candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP, for the 2023 presidential elections. Kwankwaso, who was a sole aspirant, emerged by affirmation through a voice by delegates at the party’s National Convention held Wednesday at the Velodrome of the Moshood Abiola Stadium in Abuja. In his acceptance Read More

Loyalists tackle Doguwa for calling Kwankwaso ‘light weight politician’

June 9, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Supporters of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) presidential candidate, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, have reacted to an interview granted to the Channels Television by Alhaji Alhassan Doguwa, a member of the federal house of representatives representing Doguwa/Tudun Wada Constituency who described Kwankwaso as a light weight politician. During an interview with Seun Okinbaloye on Channels Television, Doguwa said Kwankwaso and Read More

Breaking: Dambazau dumps APC, joins NNPP in Kano

May 30, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Member representing Takai/ Sumaila federal constituency of Kano state, Hon Shamsudeen Bello Dambazau has announced his decision to leave the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) under the leadership of Engr Dr Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso. Dambazau who did not site the reasons for his defection, however said unfortunate development within the APC in the Read More

HoR aspirant quits APC, joins NNPP in Osun

May 14, 2022 Lateef Ibrahim 0

An aspirant to the House of Representatives under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun state, Muslihudeen Adekilekun, has defected to the New Nigerian Peoples Party (NNPP). Adekilekun who is contesting to represent Ede North, Ede South, Egbedore and Ejigbo local government at the House of Representatives, accused APC leadership of imposing candidates on members without consultation. Read More

NNPP poised to take over power in Jigawa

April 5, 2022 Bayo Muhammad Alabira 0

Senator Musa Bako said that New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) has already outlined it’s blueprint which will be implemented step by step after taken over power comes 2023. Addressing newsmen on Monday at the party’s state Secretariat Dutse, Senator Bako said the party has come to stay in Jigawa state and Nigeria in general. According to him that already the Read More

2023: Kwankwaso emerges NNPP leader, urges Nigerians to join party

March 31, 2022 Blueprint 0

Former Kano state governor, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Wednesday, urged Nigerians, especially, the youths, to join the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) to restore the country and provide the fresh air desired by citizens. Kwankwaso made the call Wednesday at the national convention of the party in Abuja, saying NNPP is well placed to restore the nation to its former Read More

2023: NNPP tasks aspirants on issue-based campaign

March 23, 2022 Blueprint 0

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) has called on grassroots political aspirants to carry out issue- based campaigns and eschew politics of bitterness that impeded the nation’s democratic development. The National Publicity Secretary Caretaker Committee of the party, Amb. Agbo Major, while briefing newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday assured aspirants of a level playing Read More

Gonga emerges Jigawa NNPP chair

March 21, 2022 Bayo Muhammad Alabira 0

Hon Muktari Ibrahim Gonga has emerged chairman of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPN) in Jigawa state. Speaking at the inaugural session of the party new executives held at the mini stadium in Dutse, Monday, the new chairman pledged salvage the state from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Also speaking, the party’s leader, Ibrahim Ringim, a political associate to Read More

Nigeria deserves a new direction – NNPP chair

March 21, 2022 Ahmid Lawal 0

National chairman of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), Dr Boniface Aniebonam, has said Nigeria deserves a new direction to ensure things work for a greater number of people in the coming 2023 General Elections. Dr Aniebonam stated this when the party launched a television station in Abuja as part of preparations for 2023 General Elctions. Aniebonam, who was represented Read More