Lagos: Crisis Hits APC Over Sanwo-Olu’s Cabinet

6 hours ago abdul fathai 0
The recently announced Commissioners and Special Advisers-designates by Governor Babajide Sanwo- Olu is already brewing discontent in the Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Daily Independent has exclusively gathered. Governor Sanwo-Olu had last month released a list comprising 25 commissioners and special advisers’ nominees that had been screened by the state House Read More

PDP Moves To Stop Godfatherism In Choosing Guber Candidates

11 hours ago Dammylink 0
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it will not allow any form of impunity to characterise the process leading to the choice of its candidates for the November 16 governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi states. The party also cautioned all aspirants on its platform in the two states to be law-abiding before, during and Read More

2019 Election: INEC Chair, Yakubu Uses APC Members To Write Results For Buhari – PDP Alleges

18 hours ago Fashanu 0
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sunday alleged that Frankland Briyia’s declaration of governorship ambition for Bayelsa State while in office as the Cross River State Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, has exposed INEC as being partisan under the chairmanship of Prof. Yakubu Mahmood. It also alleged that the development confirmed that the Independent National Electoral Commission, Read More

Join APC Before Your Party Dies, Osinbajo Tells PDP Members

23 hours ago Roland 0
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has asked members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to consider joining the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) before the main opposition party dies. Osinbajo, who spoke at a dinner to mark the 80th birthday celebration of former National Chairman of the APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, jokingly said “it was time Read More

El-Rufai vs Ashiru: PDP Seeks Cancellation Of 515,951 Votes

1 day ago festus dada 0
The Peoples Democratic Party and its governorship candidate, Isah Ashiru, will, on Monday, ask the Kaduna State Elections Petition Tribunal to cancel a total 515,951 votes, which it contended were “unlawfully added” to the total votes cast during the March 9 poll. The tribunal has fixed Monday, August 19 for adoption of final written addresses Read More

Ondo Guber: Deputy Governor’s Ambition Divides PDP

1 day ago Victor Adeola 0
The intention of the Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Mr. Agboola Ajayi, to resign from the cabinet and contest the 2020 gubernatorial election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against incumbent Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, is generating ripples in the opposition party. Sunday Independent gathered that Ajayi is seriously oiling his political machinery Read More

2023: Igbos Not Ready To Clinch Presidency, Says Amaechi

2 days ago Dammylink 0
First Republic Minister of Aviation, Chief Mbazulike Amaechi, has stated that Igbos who are in both the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the main opposition party, People’s Democratic Party (PDP), are not ready to clinch Tthe Presidency in 2023. The Elder statesman main this assertion when he reacted to Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s Read More

We Will Pass 2020 Budget Before Christmas, Ahmed Lawan Assures Nigerians

2 days ago adaku 0
The Senate will pass the 2020 national budget before this year’s Christmas. The senate President, Ahmed Lawan, gave the assurance after visiting Katsina State governor, Aminu Bello Masari, at Government House yesterday August 16th. He said the National Assembly is expecting the budget from the presidency by September and hoped to deliberate and pass it within two months. Read More