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Sheriff Must Leave Office In May, PDP Bot Insists

The Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party on Tuesday, insisted that  the National Chairman of the party, Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff,  must leave office on May 21. The BoT vowed to resist any move by  the former Borno State governor  or his loyalists  to extend his tenure  beyond  …

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Rivers Election War: Dakuku Peterside Escapes Assassination Attempt

Dr. Dakuku Peterside, Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA narrowly escaped death this afternoon after his vehicle was attacked by gunmen in two utility vehicles on his way from the Port Harcourt International Airport. Peterside who was in his car with Davies Ibiamu Ikanya, Rivers State All Progressives …

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PDP’s NEC Okays Modu Sheriff’s Tenure Till May

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has approved May 21 for the election of new members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party. The convention will hold in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The NEC also approved the extension of the tenure of office …

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No Plan To Impeach Gov. Bello – Kogi PDP lawmakers

The members of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Kogi State House of Assembly said they had no agenda to impeach the Governor of the state, Alhaji Yahaya Bello. The Majority Leader of the House, Mr Matthew Kolawole, said this during interview with newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday. Kolawole said …

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More Troubles For PDP As Gulak’s Associates Float New Political Party, PMP

The crack within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has widened as associates of the former political adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Gulak, have formed a new political party, the Peoples Mega Party (PMP). Members of the group attended the maiden National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the PMP in …

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EFCC Detains Secondus, PDP Deputy Chairman Over N300M Car Gifts

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,(EFCC) arrested  the Deputy National Chairman of the PDP, Elder Uche Secondus,  for allegedly receiving 25 exotic vehicles  from Babajide Omokore  for onward distribution to  other  party beneficiaries. Operatives of the EFCC picked up Secondus on Tuesday night at his Abuja home and detained him …

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Nnamani Leaves PDP,Quits Partisan Politics

Former Senate President, Ken Nnamani has resigned his memebership of  the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), saying the party’s problems are deepening everyday to the point where he has no choice but to resign his membership. Nnamani, who was President of the Senate from 2005 to 2007, announced his decision to …

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EkitiGate: Aluko is Frustrated-Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has denied being involved in the election malpractices and rigging during the 2014 governorship election as claimed by the former state secretary of the Peoples Democratic party in Ekiti State , Tope Aluko. Governor Fayose described the revelations made by Aluko as an unnecessary rant …

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Oduah Debunks Reports Of Supreme Court Sacking

Former Aviation Minister and Senator representing Anambra State, Stella Oduah, has debunked reports that the Supreme Court has nullified her election into the Senate. There had been reports earlier on Friday that the Supreme Court had sacked two Senators from Anambra State, Stella Oduah and Andy Uba, nearly two months …

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Dickson Receives Certificate of Return

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr. Seriake Dickson,  has received  the  Certificate of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) after winning the state governorship election. Dickson, who was the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the election, was issued the certificate by INEC at the commission’s …

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