Guber primary: Edo APC rejects Uzodinma C’tee

June 20, 2020 Patrick Ahanor 0

The leadership of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo state, Friday, rejected the Hope Uzodinma-led committee constituted by the Party’s National Working Committee (NWC) to conduct their governorship primary in the state.  Uzodinma is the incumbent governor of Imo state. The state party chairman, Anslem Ojezua, in a statement said the inauguration was reported to have been done “while a Read More

Breaking: Obaseki picks PDP nomination form ahead party primary

June 19, 2020 Abdulrahman Zakariyau 0

Edo state Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Friday obtained the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) nomination and expression of interest form shortly after joining the party. Obaseki formally joined the party on Friday afternoon and the PDP National Working Committee (NWC) granted him waiver to contest for the election primary election under the party. Details loading…

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That Oshiomhole’s momentous decision

September 12, 2018 Blueprint 0

One of the most momentous decisions taken by the Adams Oshiomhole-led national executive of the ruling party, APC, is to utilize the method of direct primaries in picking candidates for elective offices at all levels with the exception of states where MAJORITY of stakeholders opt for consensus or indirect primaries as permitted by their party constitution. This is indeed a Read More

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Breaking: Buhari sacks Oyegun led APC NWC

March 27, 2018 Blueprint 0

In an unexpected move, President Muhammadu Buhari, has rejected the National Executive Council (NEC) decision to extend the tenure of Chief John Oyegun led National Working Committee (NWC) and other executives beyond June this year, saying such move was unconstitutional. The president has, however, asked any of the party executive who is interested in continuity to resign and present themselves Read More

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APC NEC rules out convention, to sanction members who drag party to court

March 26, 2018 Blueprint 0

Ahead today’s National Executive Council, NEC meeting of the ruling All Progressives Council (APC), the party said that the issue of convention will not form party of the agenda. It also revealed that members who took the party to court over the recent tenure elongation for the executive at all levels, without considering internal mechanism for crisis will be sanctioned. Read More

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APC NWC members at war over Cross Rivers exco

March 10, 2018 Blueprint 0

  A member of the National Working Committee NWC of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Hilliard Eta has taken his party leadership to the cleaners, saying crucial decisions are now taken in favour of moneybags. Earlier, in his reaction, the APC National Organising Secretary, Sen. Osita Izunaso, dismissed Eta’s claim, saying “as far as the party is concerned, that Read More

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Breaking: APC leaders fight dirty, Oyegun, Izunaso accused of corruption

March 9, 2018 Blueprint 0

A member of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Hilliard Eta has taken his party leadership to the cleaners, saying crucial decisions are now taken in favour of moneybags. Earlier in his reaction, the APC National Organizing Secretary, Sen. Osita Izunaso dismissed Eta’s position, saying: “As far as the party is concerned, that exercise Read More

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Gana names former SGF, Falae as chairman SDP interim working committee

March 9, 2018 Blueprint 0

The Chairman of the Steering Committee of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Professor Jerry Gana has named former Minister of Finance and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Chief Olu Falae as the Chairman of the interim National Working Committee (NWC) of the party. Gana while unveiling the members of the NWC of the party at a world Read More

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Another crisis looms as APC youths declare NWC tenure elongation illegal

March 8, 2018 Blueprint 0

Decries marginalisation of youths by party A forum of young stakeholders in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), which include young men and women from across the states, has called for caution in regards to the issue of tenure elongation for the party executives, especially the National Working Committee (NWC). The forum warned against any form of illegality and breach Read More

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APC NEC: Saraki, Dogara absent as Oyegun, others get tenure elongation

February 27, 2018 Blueprint 0

The National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved one year tenure elongation for the current National Working Committee (NWC) of the party and other executive committees at various levels for another twelve months, starting from June 30th. This is coming as President Muhammadu Buhari blamed the fracas between his Federal Executive Council and the Read More

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Again, APC fails to hold national convention 3 years after 

October 25, 2017 Blueprint 0

Contrary to expectations of its members and the position of the party’s constitution, the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) has postponed its national convention to the first quarter of 2018. Though, the party will still go ahead with the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting slated 31st of October this year. Recall that the lifespan of the current APC National Working Committee (NWC) Read More

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APC crises worsen as governors, NWC cancel monthly meeting

August 16, 2017 Blueprint 0

A monthly consultative meeting of the national leadership of All Progressives Congress (APC) and its governors on the platform of Progressives Governors Forum (PGF) scheduled to hold Wednesday was suspended after two governors had arrived.   It was gathered that the meeting was put on hold after the NWC got hint that some of the governors wouldn’t attend because of Read More