Tag: opposition party

HURIWA faults politicians’ approach on fight against terror, condemns release of Boko Haram terrorists

Chizoba Ogbeche- February 13, 2020

The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has alleged that politicians in government are undermining the fight against terrorism contrary to claims by the ... Read More

Bayelsa guber: APC wants minister-designate to contest, says party chieftain

Patrick Andrew- August 14, 2019

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Bayelsa state chapter says it would impress on minister designate and former governor of the state, Timipre Sylva, to contest ... Read More

Edo Assembly: I “ll stop Abuja politicians – Obaseki

Patrick Ahanor- July 12, 2019

Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, Thursday said that some politicians who had in time past joined in the struggle to entrench “Let the people lead” ... Read More

Deepening democratic practice in Africa, the NILDS example

Editorial IV- June 30, 2019

Last week in Abuja from Monday to Friday, the National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS) organised workshop for Ugandan parliamentarians on capacity building for ... Read More

APC still strongest party in Zamfara – ex Gov Yari

Editorial IV- June 5, 2019

The immediate-past governor of Zamfara state, Alhaji Abdul’aziz Yari, said his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) remained a strong political party in the state in ... Read More

Sokoto APC passes vote- of- no- confidence on national vice chairman

Editorial IV- April 14, 2019

The Sokoto state executive committee of All Progressives Congress (APC) has passed a vote-of- no- confidence on the party’s national vice chairman, North-west, Malam Inuwa ... Read More

Rivers: PDP wins all 3 senatorial districts

Editorial IV- April 2, 2019

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won the elections conducted in all three senatorial districts in Rivers State. George Sekibo (Rivers East), Bari Mpigi (Rivers ... Read More

APC clears all 25 assembly seats in Kogi

Oyibo Salihu- March 24, 2019

The Kogi state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won all the 25 House of Assembly seats in the state leaving none to the opposition ... Read More

Ikpeazu re-elected Abia Gov amidst protests

Editorial IV- March 10, 2019

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic patty (PDP) ,Dr Okezie IKpeazu has been declared winner of 2019 governorship election in Abia state amidst protests ... Read More

ADC, ZLP, SDP finally adopt PDP guber candidate, Makinde

Editorial IV- March 5, 2019

Four opposition political parties in Oyo Monday collapsed their governorship aspirations in support PDP gubernatorial candidate, Mr Seyi Makinde, as their consensus candidate for the ... Read More

Returning PDP to power will be highly risky- APC

Editorial IV- January 20, 2019

Nigerians may not be ready to take the risk to return the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to power in the February and March polls, in ... Read More

Kaduna SDP candidate demands guber debate 

Blueprint- November 28, 2018

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) gubernatorial candidate in Kaduna state, Haruna Saeed, yesterday challenged Governor Nasiru El-Rufai and other governorship candidates to a debate on their ... Read More

2019: Anti-corruption battle ‘ll see APC through -Reps Candidate

Blueprint- November 25, 2018

A Federal House of Representative candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State for the Southern Ijaw Federal Constituency, Mr. Preye Oseke has ... Read More

Buhari’s 2019 bid and matters arising, by GARBA SHEHU

Blueprint- April 23, 2018

The country is gearing itself up for the General Elections in February next year and with President Muhammadu Buhari announcing that he will bid for ... Read More

2019: APC in S/Africa optimistic of Buhari’s victory

Editorial IV- December 12, 2017

The All Progressives Congress (APC) South Africa chapter says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will be incapable of stopping President Muhammadu Buahri from clinching a ... Read More

Why PDP should give it to Bode George, By Dan Agbese

Dan Agbese- October 20, 2017

In my column, The Burden of Victory of July 21, 2017, published shortly after the Supreme Court settled the leadership tussle in the PDP in ... Read More