Rivers delegates ignore Atiku’s greetings at PDP primary in Abuja

Delegates of the Peoples Democratic Party from Rivers State have shunned greetings from a former vice president and presidential aspirant under the PDP, Atiku Abubakar. The PUNCH reports that Atiku, who left the venue of the PDP’s special national convention, returned to the venue around 5:40pm in company with former senator representing the Kogi West

You can’t write figures to declare a winner when there was no election – Akeredolu’s wife to Uzodimma

There was tension in Owerri on Saturday afternoon as the first lady of Ondo State and All Progressives Congress senatorial aspirant for Imo East, Betty Akeredolu, accused the state governor, Hope Uzodimma, of hijacking the primary. The first lady, who stormed the secretariat with her security aides and supporters, and came out to address journalists,

BREAKING: PDP Holds 2022 National Convention

The attention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been drawn to speculations from some strange quarters that it has postponed its 2022 National Convention holding today, Saturday, May 28, 2022 For the avoidance of doubt, the PDP states in very clear terms that is has not postponed its 2022 Special National Convention. The 2022

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Ekiti Central Federal Constituency 2 Election witnessed avoidable chaos

    The primary election of the All Progressives Congress for the House of Representatives election of Ekiti Central Federal Constituency 2 was marred with violence due to mismanagement of a little misunderstanding among the agents of the contesting aspirants. The little misunderstanding, however, snowballed into free- for-all when the touts loyal to a particular

Section 84 (12) of Electoral Act: Why political parties may declare all primaries inconclusive if

It is no more news that the Supreme Court of Nigeria has reserved judgement in a suit filed by President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney General of the Federation, seeking an interpretation of Section 84(12) of the electoral act, 2022. Starnews Nigeria reports that the seven-man panel led by Justice Mohammed Dattijo, says the date

Fresh crisis hits APC over governorship primaries as groups threaten litigation

The All Progressives Congress governorship primaries held on Thursday deepened the crises in the party’s state chapters as some factions held parallel congresses while others boycotted the polls entirely. Some aspirants in Ogun, Lagos, Rivers, and Ebonyi states in separate interviews with The PUNCH, faulted the delegate lists used for the primaries. While opposing factions

2023: Ondo APC members report Adetimehin to National Chair, raise alarm over looming crisis

A group of concerned members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Ondo has beckoned on the National Chairman of the party to intervene and avert a looming crisis in the state. The group, under the umbrella of Concerned Ondo State APC Leaders and Members Forum, made the call in Abuja, in an open letter,

Jonathan rejects APC presidential nomination form, says form bought without my consent

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says he has no link to the northern coalition that purchased the presidential nomination and express of interest forms of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for him, the Cable reports. Earlier on Monday, the coalition procured the forms for Jonathan from the International Conference Centre in Abuja. But in a statement

Ondo South: Akeredolu anoints Jimoh Ibrahim for Senate as party leaders kick

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has reportedly directed the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo South Senatorial District to work for a billionaire businessman, Chief Jimoh Ibrahim as the candidate of the party ahead of the 2023 Senatorial election in the district. Starnews Nigeria gathered that Akeredolu issued the directive during a meeting at

2023: The Akeredolu’s warning – cry of a governor

Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN, is a Nigerian politician and lawyer who is currently the Governor of Ondo State. He is no doubt one of the outspoken governors we have in Nigeria today. Starnews Nigeria reports that Akeredolu became a side attraction in Nigeria for spearheading the establishment of Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN) codenamed

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