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Court Nullifies PDP Governorship Primary In Kogi

A State High Court in Lokoja has nullified the governorship primary conducted by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State. In a ruling on Thursday, Justice John Olorunfemi faulted the exercise held on September 3 and stated the party had no candidate in the governorship election. According to him, the party conducted the primary in...

Senator Adeola Appointed APC NEC Member

Sen. Solomon Adeola, the chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance has been appointed into the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Chief Kayode Odunaro, Adeola’s Media Adviser, said that Senate President Ahmad Lawan, conveyed the appointment through a letter dated Feb. 26, 2020. Lwan in the letter said that Sen. Adeola...

Judgement Review: APC Asks ‘Jobless’ PDP Leaders To Engage In Rice Farming

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to take up rice farming to get busy and productive. The statement which was signed by the APC spokesperson, Lanre Issa-Onilu, claimed that there is a lot “idleness at the Wadata House Secretariat of PDP.” APC said this in reaction to PDP’s...

Appeal Court Fixes April 1 To Hear Suit On Oyo LG Leadership Tussle

The Court of Appeal sitting in Ibadan has fixed April 1 for the hearing of the appeal filed by the Oyo State government challenging a court order not to dissolve the 33 local government chairmen and 35 Local Council Development Areas (LCDA) in the state. The adjournment followed withdrawal and striking out of three different...

We Will Hold Sylva, Oshiomhole Responsible If Anything Happens To Odili – Rivers Govt

The Rivers State Executive Council says it will hold Timipre Sylva and Adams Oshiomhole responsible if anything happens to Dr Peter Odili and members of his family. At its meeting on Wednesday in Port Harcourt, the Council reviewed the recent attacks on the residence of the former Governor of Rivers State, Dr Peter Odili as...

Bayelsa Governorship: APC Seeks Review Of Supreme Court Judgement

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has filed an application at the Supreme Court, asking it to reverse a judgement that sacked David Lyon as governor-elect of Bayelsa State. A five-member panel of the apex court led by Mary Odili, had on February 13, nullified the election of Mr Lyon on the grounds that his deputy,...

Two Imo AA Rep Members Defect To APC

Two members of the House of Representatives on Thursday defected from the Action Alliance (AA) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila during plenary read the letter from the Imo rep members – Uju Kingsley Chuma and Paschal Chigozie Obi announcing their detection. The defectors were received by Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma who...

Edo 2020: PDP cannot win – APC chieftain

A former Governorship Aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo, Mr Blessing Agbomhere, says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has zero chances of winning any election in the state. Agbomhere, who contested Etsako Federal Constituency of Edo in 2019 under the platform of PDP, but recently returned to the APC, stated this in...

Ihedioha to Uzodinma: You won’t gain legitimacy with lies

Immediate past governor of Imo state, Chief Emeka Ihedioha has tackled Governor Hope Uzodinma for attempting to gain legitimacy with lies over the state of affairs of the state. Ihedioha’s outburst followed the chat by Governor Uzodinma with State House Correspondents, Abuja last Friday, where the governor made several claims concerning the Supreme Court judgement,...

VIDEO: I Will Show You That I Am Edo State Governor, Obaseki Warns Oshiomhole

The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State has yet to be resolved as there have been more blame games between the two bigwigs in the party. It appears the dispute would last longer than expected as the state governor, Godwin Obaseki, continues to criticise his predecessor and national chairman of the...

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