Why PDP suspended serving Senator, Reps candidate – Official

January 21, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday night announced the suspension of Senator Chimaroke Nnamani (Enugu State), Ayeni Funso (Ekiti) and Chief Chris Ogbu (Imo State), and five others over alleged anti-party activities. While Nnamani is a serving Senator, a former governor and senatorial candidate, Funso is gunning for House of Representatives seat in Read More

Buhari personifies progressive ideals, APC celebrates President at 80

December 17, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has said President Muhammadu Buhari “personifies the progressive ideals”, even as the party joined millions of Nigerians at home and in Diaspora to celebrate the 80th birthday anniversary of the President. Tye President on Saturday clocked 80th years. In a statement signed by the APC national publicity secretary, Barr. Felix Morka, said Buhari’s sojourn Read More

In Oyo, PDP Chairman dies

December 5, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Oyo South Senatorial District Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Hon Olugbade Ojelabi has died. He died Monday morning 5th of December, 2022. The speaker of Oyo state House of Assembly, Hon Adebo Ogundoyin, confirmed the demised of Ojelabi. He expressed sadness over the sudden death of the PDP chieftain, added that late Ojelabi did not show any Read More

PDP crisis: Humble yourself, settle with G5 governors – Primate Ayodele cautions Atiku

November 27, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Popular Nigerian clergy and Leader Of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, has cautioned the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar as crisis continue to rock the party. The priest advised the former vice President to humble himself and settle with the Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State-led group. Primate Ayodele warned that the division within the PDP will Read More

PDP petitions INEC chairman, urges IGP to prosecute culprit’s over LP primary

November 25, 2022 Lekan Shehinde 0

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Enugu state, Hon. Chukwuemeka Aneke, has accused some officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of forgery of the commission’s monitoring report of the Labour Party primary of Enugu West Senatorial District held on June 8, 2022. In a petition dated November 10 and written by his solicitors, Bonaventure Madu Read More

Video: APC is more corrupt than PDP – Atiku

November 6, 2022 Rosemary Moribirim 0

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has revealed that the ruling All Progressives Congress is more corrupt than the Peoples Democratic Party He made this known in an interview with Voice of America, Sunday. He said, “But we have come to realise that the APC is even more corrupt than PDP.” “Well, I will remind Read More

Women’s political representation: IRI trains PDP male allies 

November 1, 2022 Abdulrahman Zakariyau 0

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the International Republican Institute (IRI) says it will continue to work with political parties to eliminate barriers to women’s political representation.  The group at a training tagged “PDP Male Allies Transformative Training,” in Abuja Monday said members of the party’s State Working Committee were specifically targeted to introduce them to the issues of gender mainstreaming. Read More

Amidst PDP crisis, Wike denies being born again, threatens PDP

October 20, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

As clash of interest continue to rock the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Governor Nyesom Wike has vowed to always fight for his beliefs. Wike said he’s not a born-again Christian, hence would always fight back his aggressors. He spoke during the birthday celebration of his Abia State counterpart, Okezie Ikpeazu. Wike describing Ikpeazu as a quiet man who observes the Read More

PDP crisis: Again, Wike, Makinde other aggrieved PDP governos jet out of Nigeria

October 15, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

As efforts are in place to resolve the crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), some aggrieved governors of the Party, known as G5 have reportedly departed the country. The pro-Wike’s group reportedly travelled to Spain for a crucial meeting amid the crisis rocking the party. This comes after the Rivers Governor, Nyesome Wike, laid more allegations on the party Read More

2023: Fayose opens up, declares support for presidential candidate

September 20, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The former Ekiti State governor, Ayo Fayose has said opened up on who he will work for ahead of the 2023 presidential election. He declared his support for the Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar to become President in 2023. Mr Fayose also restated his support for the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, in his contention with the Read More

Pictures: Makinde receives Atiku, Okowa, PDP NWC members, others

September 14, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Oyo state Governor, Seyi Makinde has received the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar at the Government House, Agodi, Ibadan. The former vice President arrived the Oyo Government House in company of his running mate, Ifeanyi Okowa around on Wednesday. They were received at the Ibadan Airport, Alakia on behalf of the Governor by his Deputy Read More

Breaking: PDP appoints ex-senate president as BoT chair, Tambuwal set to resign

September 8, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has appointed former Senate President, Adolphus Wabara, as it’s Board of Trustee (BoT) chairman. The former lawmaker was named acting Chairman, BoT of the party, following the resignation of Walid Jibrin. He has also been named the Political Adviser of the National Chairman of the PDP, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu. Wabara, who was before now, the Read More

PDP crisis: Those plotting to remove Ayu committing abortion

September 3, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Former lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye, has described the attempt by some members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to remove the party’s chairman, Iyorchia Ayu as a means of committing ‘abortion’ The former senator representing Kogi West further warned against the unceremonial removal of the party Chairman ahead of the 2023 Presidential election. The Law graduate who spoke during the 75th Read More

Shehu Sani exposes ‘forces’ behind PDP crisis

September 3, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Former lawmaker, Shehu Sani has stated that the crisis befalling the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is as a result of outside forces. He further stated that the space for reconciliation in the party was slim. Blueprint had reported that the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, and the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, have been dispute over the outcome of the Read More

Atiku is the political surgeon needed to fix nation’s unity – Orogu

September 2, 2022 Editorial IV 0

Mr Francis Orogu is the Chairman Nasarawa state chapter of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP). In this interview, he speaks on the party’s chances at both the state and national levels in 2023. He also believes the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has not in any way, progressed the country in whatever form. ABDULRAHMAN ZAKARIYAU reports. State of the Nation after PDP Read More

Crisis: Wike issues fresh threat, reveals what will happen to PDP in 2023

September 1, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

As crisis continues to tear apart the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has vowed to help the Party lose the 2023 presidential election. The former presidential aspirant issued the threat during the commissioning ceremony of the internal road in Omerelu community in Ikwerre local government area of Rivers state on Thursday. Wike described the National Read More

Wike: 2023 bride that will kill the groom

September 1, 2022 Blueprint 0

Politics is a dynamic game with the most uncertain out-come of all games. It is politics that creates foes among the best friends and best friends among the worst enemies. Since the conduct of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential primary election in June this year, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state and his surrogates have been trying all kinds Read More

Breaking: Peter Obi dumps PDP ahead primary election

May 25, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Former governor of Anambra state, Mr. Peter Obi, has dumped the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Obi announced his resignation in a letter dated May 24, 2022 addressed to the National Chairman of the party In the letter sighted by Blueprint, Obi gave reasons for his withdrawal from the presidential race. Detail later…

Breaking: Tension as PDP shifts NEC meeting

May 11, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

There is palpable tension across the country even as People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has shifted it’s National Executive Committee meeting to 8pm on Wednesday to decide zoning arrangement ahead of 2023 general elections. The decision was reached at the national caucus meeting which also postponed it’s meeting to 4pm. While the Board of Trustees (BoT) meeting will hold by 7pm.  Read More

Sale of presidential form: Naira rain as APC targets N1.7bn, PDP rakes in N646m

Barring any last minute change in plan, the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will handsomely harvest about  N2.346 billion  from the sale of Expression of Interest and Nomination forms to 34 presidential aspirants contesting on their platforms. APC The APC’s National Executive Committee (NEC), Wednesday, approved the cost of forms presented to it Read More

2023: Obi, Anyim, other PDP Southeast presidential aspirants team up for Igbo presidency

The presidential aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from South-East extraction have formed an alliance to produce a President from the Igbo in 2023. They also urged other geo-political zones to be fair to them by supporting their zone for the 2023 President. The aspirants after close door meeting, Saturday, in Abuja disclosed that they will Read More

2023: Fayose, Dino ‘at war’ over Atiku, Saraki

April 9, 2022 Taiye Odewale, Abuja 0

The former Governor of Ekiti state, Mr Ayo Fayose, and Senator Dino Melaye are at daggers drawn over alleged disparaging comments  against Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and Bukola Saraki. Fayose was alleged to have while indicating his interest to fly the Peoples Democratic Party’s flag for the  2023 general elections made uncomplimentary remarks on Atiku Abubakar and Bukola Saraki. But Senator Read More

There are plans to declare AMAC election inconclusive, PDP alleges

February 13, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has raised alarm over plans by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to declared the just concluded Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) election inconclusive. Director of Publicity for Chris Campaign Organisation, Hon. Emmanuel Inyang, who raised alarm on behalf of members of the party, alleged that intelligence report indicates that some people were trying to Read More