Ondo poll: My victory evidence of our acceptance – Akeredolu

Ondo state Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Sunday emerged winner in the just concluded gubernatorial election in the state. His victory came amidst mixed reactions from stakeholders. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared the incumbent governor winner having polled 292,830 votes to defeat two other major contenders at the end of the contest. Announcing the result, Chief Retuning Read More

‘Agboola perfects lies to rattle Akeredolu’

October 8, 2020 Editor 0

The candidate of Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) and estranged Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Mr. Agboola Ajayi, has reportedly hatched more lies in attempt to rattle the State Governor, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu, who is the A-ll Progressives Congress (APC) candidate. Our correspondent reliably gathered that Ajayi perfected the lies in collaboration with the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), whose candidate, Mr. Read More

Breaking: Fear grips residents as gunshots rock Akure ahead Ondo guber poll

October 4, 2020 Editor 0

Residents of Akure, Ondo state capital are currently living in perpetual fear following gunshots which erupted Sunday morning, days ahead of governorship election. Reports say several persons were said to have been injured while many vehicles were vandalised in the clash. Eyewitness account alleged that the clash was between supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Read More

Imo north: Okigwe leaders drum support for Ibezim

September 30, 2020 Editor 0

With few weeks to the Imo North senatorial by-election slated for October 31, 2020, notable leaders from Okigwe zone have thrown their full weights behind the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Sir Frank Ibezim. They also drummed support for the APC senatorial standard bearer. This was the high point of the meeting held at the county home of Chief Tony Read More

In Nasarawa, APC stakeholders pass vote of confidence on Buhari, Sule, Al-Makura

September 26, 2020 Mohammed Yangida 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) stakeholders from Nasarawa south senatorial district, Saturday, passed a vote of confidence on President Muhammad Buhari. The stakeholders made this known in a communique read by one of the stakeholders, Mamman Alakayi, in Lafia, the state capital after an expanded meeting of APC critical stakeholders from the zone. Alakayi said the meeting has passed the Read More

Breaking: APC slams suspension on incumbent governor

September 25, 2020 Editor 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reportedly suspended the incumbent governor of Ekiti state Fayemi Kayode . The suspension was contained in a communique issued by a faction of the party in Ekiti state. The faction led by Senator Anthony Adeniyi said the suspension of Fayemi was due to what the party described as anti-party activities. Incumbent governor of Edo Read More

Nigeria @60: APC youths laud Buhari, military for ‘defeating Boko Haram’

September 16, 2020 Editor 0

Ahead of Nigeria’s 60th independence anniversary, the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Youth Solidarity Vanguard (NYSV) has saluted President Muhammadu Buhari and the military for putting an end to Boko haram activities.  The APC youths, in a statement through its Publicity Secretary, Comrade Abdulmuminu Kabir, on Wednesday said President Buhari has kept his promise of securing the country and defeating the terrorist Read More

Despite party differences, I saw your competence, Buhari tells Adesina

September 12, 2020 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday received in audience at State House, Abuja, the newly re-elected President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, telling him: “I congratulate you on your second and final term in office. Congratulations on winning the election. Nothing succeeds like success.” Dr Adesina had overcome stiff opposition last month to win an unprecedented 100% votes from Read More

Ibezim never left APC, party leaders affirm

September 7, 2020 Editor 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) top hierarchy in Ehime Mbano has come out to strongly debunk the allegations making rounds that Sir Frank Ibezim, APC candidate for Imo North senatorial election was not a party member. Speaking to newsmen, both the APC chairman for Ikpe-Nsu ward, Hon. Chika Agbaghara, and the Ehime Mbano local government area Chairman, Hon. Vice Agu, Read More

Imo APC bye-elections: Faction warns aspirants on due process

August 18, 2020 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

A faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo state loyal to former Governor Rochas Okorocha has warned members warming up to contest in any election in the state to note that the only party ward officials are those elected  during July 2018  party congress.  The APC faction said the congress was conducted under the leadership of Dan Nwafor Read More

APC: Hold me accountable for my comments not govs, PGF boss tells Oshiomhole

August 18, 2020 Bode Olagoke 0

Director General of Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) Salihu Moh Lukman, said he has respect for the immediate past national chairman of the the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and other party leaders. Lukman declared that his recent public statements were not meant to disrespect any party leader but as a geniue member of the ruling party, where internal Read More

PDP berates APC over allocation of FG’s 774,000 Jobs

August 17, 2020 Abdulrahman Zakariyau 0

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the alleged resort to political godfatherism in the allocation of federal government’s 774,000 jobs to political office holders instead of an open process that will accommodate every Nigerian. PDP National Pubblicity Secretary  Kola Ologbondiya in a statement, Monday described the method adopted by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its administration as “an Read More

2023 Presidency: Ohanaeze youth, others tip Umahi, Amaechi, Onu

August 17, 2020 Amarachukwu EgwuAgha 0

A coalition of Igbo groups and Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council (OYC) worldwide Sunday identified Ebonyi state Governor Dave Umahi, Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu,  and his transport counterpart, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, as potential presidential candidates in 2023. The position was made known in a statement by President General Ohanaeze Ndigbo Council Worldwide, Okechukwu Isiguzoro, and his secretary, Read More

Bauchi gov, Bala blasts APC govt over corruption allegations against him, Fintiri

August 14, 2020 Editorial II 0

The Bauchi state governor Bala Mohammed, has lambasted the All Progressives Congress (APC) led government over the corruption allegation levelled against him and governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa state.  Recalled that the presidency, had in a statement urged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to sack governor Fintiri and the Bauchi state governor over alleged corruption allegations against them before their Read More

Edo 2020: Envisaging a keen contest

August 13, 2020 Olusanya Anjorin 0

It is no longer news that the Governor of Edo state, Mr Godwin Obaseki, and Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu,  will both slug it out once again in the September 19, election. This time in the opposite direction, the governor is  the flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) while Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu emerged the candidate of the All Progressives Congress Read More

COVID-19: PTF condemns non-compliance at Edo APC rally, Kashamu funeral

August 11, 2020 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

The Presidential Task Force on Control of COVID-19 pandemic Monday condemned non-compliance to COVID-19 protocols at the flag-off of the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial campaign in Edo state and the funeral rites of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart, Senator Buruji Kashamu. Speaking at a briefing in Abuja, National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force, Dr Sani Aliyu, said non-compliance Read More

Kashamu: Let’s be kind to the dead, Tinubu tells Obasanjo

August 9, 2020 Bode Olagoke 0

Former Lagos state Governor Bola Tinubu has expressed shock and deep sadness over the passing of Senator Buruji Kashamu, describing it as a loss to the nation’s political family. The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) also said with death as an inevitable end of every mortal, the dead should be treated with some level of kindness. The Read More

DG progressives govs’ forum to APC: Party tilting towards PDP’s impunity

Director-General Progressives Governors Forum (PGF) Salihu Lukman has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) is tilting towards the alleged impunity of the Peoples Democratic Party in the running of its affairs. He also called on Governor Mai-Mala Buni Caretaker/Convention Working Committee to set up a constitution review committee and present proposals for amendments to the Extraordinary National Convention.  Lukman said this Read More

2023: APC woos back Atiku, Saraki, Tambuwal, others

August 2, 2020 Bode Olagoke 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on all those who left the ruling party to return now, assuring that the current caretaker committee led by governor Mai Mala Buni has provided mechanism to resolve all the grievances. Among the prominent members who left the APC included former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, former Senate President Bukola Saraki, governor Samuel Ortom Read More

2023: Atiku’s chances wane as crisis rocks support organisation

August 2, 2020 Editor 0

Ahead of the 2023 Presidential election, fresh crisis brewing in the camp of former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, of the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may be of an advantage to former Lagos state governor, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, of the All Progressives Congress (APC). This is as a result of allegations that a cabal to the former Read More

Breaking: Former Reps Speaker Dogara pulls out of PDP, moves back to APC

July 24, 2020 Editor 0

Former Speaker of House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara is back to the All Progressives Congress (APC) fold. Chairman of APC Caretaker and Convention Planning Committee and Governor of Yobe state Mai Mala Buni revealed this after he led Dogara to visit President Muhammadu Buhari inside Presidential Villa on Friday. Blueprint reports that the former speaker declined to speak after meeting Read More