We’ll Scuttle APC’s Plan To Rig Edo Election – Wike

*Says Obaseki is not an ingrate *Ize-Iyamu is an insatiable and nomadic politician The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Campaign Council for Edo Governorship Election says it will scuttle plans by the... Read more »

PDP Berates Buhari Over Comments on Use of Security To Muscle Elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says that it is a sad commentary for President Muhammadu Buhari, who won election on a free ballot in 2015 to contemplate or bemoan how he could... Read more »
Rivers State House of Assembly Approve N18bn Loan For Wike

Rivers State House of Assembly Approve N18bn Loan For Wike

The requested loan of N18 billion facility from Access Bank by Governor Nyesom Wike tabled on floor of the Rivers State House of Assembly, has been unanimously approved by the lawmakers on... Read more »
Bauchi youth group decamps with Dogara to APC

Bauchi youth group decamps with Dogara to APC

Spokesman for a Youth group from Tafawa Balewa, Dass and Bogoro Federal Constituency of Bauchi State said members will follow former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, to the All... Read more »

Ondo 2020: PDP Reacts As Agboola Ajayi Dump Party

The Peoples Democratic Party in Ondo State has received the exit of Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi from the Party, from just online publications. As a party, we are have... Read more »

Alex Otti, APGA supporters defects to APC, as Mala Buni-Caretaker Committee storms Abia

By Chijindu Emeruwa The Caretaker Executive Committee of the governing All Progressives Congress, APC, led by Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, has officially disclosed that it would recieve the 2019 Governorship... Read more »

Abia PDP must avoid Rivers, Zamfara APC blunder – Senator Ohuabunwa

By Chijindu Emeruwa Senator Mao Ohuabunwa who represented Abia North senatorial district in the eight senate, has cautioned the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the state to avoid the mistake that consumed... Read more »
Ebonyi 2023: I will not choose my successor – Gov Umahi

Ebonyi 2023: I will not choose my successor – Gov Umahi

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi says he will not choose his successor in the 2023 governorship election in the state. Umahi made the disclosure on Saturday while addressing party faithful during the... Read more »
I Have Great Respect For Tinubu But His Comment On Edo Crisis Shocked Me - Wike

I Have Great Respect For Tinubu But His Comment On Edo Crisis Shocked Me – Wike

By: Temidayo Akinsuyi Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State on Saturday said he was shocked by the comments made by Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC)... Read more »
Edo 2020: Buhari Urges APC To Avoid Rivers, Zamfara Experiences

Edo 2020: Why Presidency, APC Governors Shunned Ize-Iyamu`s Campaign Flag-Off

President Muhammadu Buhari may have handed him party flag on Friday after much pressure, but on Saturday he shunned the official flag-off of the campaign by Osagie Ize-Iyamu, candidate of the All... Read more »

Delta PDP congress: Ereyitomi congratulates Esiso, Arenyeka, Iduh Takeme others

Member Representing Warri Federal Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives Abuja, Hon. Chief Thomas Ereyitomi JP has congratulated the re-elected Peoples Democratic Party PDP Chairman in Delta State, Olorogun Barr. Kingsley... Read more »

2020 Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) State Congress (Photos)

Enugu State PDP set to elect new State Executive Committee members, in strict compliance with COVID-19 protocol, as accreditation of delegates commences. Enugu State is in the hands of God! #amokelouis Read more »
Alex Otti Dump APGA For APC

Breaking: Alex Otti Dump APGA For APC

Candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in 2019 Gubernatorial elections in Abia State, Alex Otti has formally declared his membership of the Ruling All Progressive’s Congress (APC) The Ex-Banker turned... Read more »
Edo has become Syria, Obaseki like Assad – Shehu Sani

Edo has become Syria, Obaseki like Assad – Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani on Saturday reacted to the political crisis happening in Edo state. The Nigerian statesman described President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Godwin Obaseki, Governor Nyesom Wike, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, Asiwaju Bola... Read more »

PDP chieftain, Uche Nwabuisi berates attacks on Abia Speaker, lauds achievements

By Chijindu Emeruwa A prominent chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Abia State Comrade Uche Nwabuisi Emmanuel, has sued for peace and unity among leaders and members of the party... Read more »
Breaking: INEC suspend Edo election

Breaking: INEC suspend Edo election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it may suspend the forthcoming Edo and Ondo governorship elections if there is a breakdown of law and order, this statement was made by... Read more »
Ondo 2020: PDP's Chances Boosted As Six Aspirants Team Up With Eyitayo Jegede

Ondo 2020: PDP’s Chances Boosted As Six Aspirants Team Up With Eyitayo Jegede

The Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic in Ondo State, Eyitayo Jegede( SAN) has met with six Governorship aspirants whom he defeated during the party’s primaries. The meeting is a further display... Read more »
Don’t set the nation on fire, Jonathan warns politicians

Don’t set the nation on fire, Jonathan warns politicians

Former President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has warned politicians against politics of bitterness and violence and charged them to forge a common agenda that would promote peace and sustainable development in the... Read more »
Edo 2020: Obaseki’s Government is worse than Military Regime – Tinubu

Edo 2020: Obaseki’s Government is worse than Military Regime – Tinubu

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has berated the governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki over the Edo Assembly crisis, says’ his Government is worse than Millitary... Read more »
Edo 2020: I Am Afraid Of Going To Jail - Ize-iyamu

Edo 2020: I Am Afraid Of Going To Jail – Ize-iyamu

As Edo state governorship election draws near, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has declared that he does not want to go to jail. Ize-Iyamu who is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in... Read more »
Edo 2020: Buhari Urges APC To Avoid Rivers, Zamfara Experiences

Edo 2020: Buhari Urges APC To Avoid Rivers, Zamfara Experiences

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to avoid the pitfalls that affected the party’s victory in Rivers, Zamfara and Bayelsa States in the 2019 elections.... Read more »
Edo 2020: Buhari Urges APC To Avoid Rivers, Zamfara Experiences

President Buhari, Osinbajo Back Ize-iyamu’s APC Governorship Candidacy (Photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari and his vice, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, have backed Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the forthcoming governorship election in Edo State. Both... Read more »
Big Problem For Obaseki As President Endorses Ize-Iyamu For Edo Governorship Election

Big Problem For Obaseki As President Endorses Ize-Iyamu For Edo Governorship Election

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed Osagie Ize-Iyamu for the September 19 governorship election in Edo State. Buhari endorsed Ize-Iyamu, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday when he visited... Read more »

The Edo State Drama And Misuse Of Federal Might, Kalu Expresses Worry

The National Coordinator, People’s Democratic Party Coalition, Chief Dr Emeka Kalu, a mobilization and good governance advocacy group under PDP, has frowned at what he discribed as worrisome development in Edo State... Read more »
Ondo 2020: Jegede May Lose Guber Victory Over Choice Of Running Mate

Ondo 2020: Jegede May Lose Guber Victory Over Choice Of Running Mate

By: Erelu Tinuade Mabel A subtle warning has come the way of the Peoples Democratic party ( PDP) Governorship candidate in the forthcoming Governorship election in Ondo state, Mr. Eyitayo Jegede (... Read more »
Igbo Responsibilities Now Rests On Orji Kalu And Myself - Okorocha

Igbo Responsibilities Now Rests On Orji Kalu And Myself – Okorocha

Former Governor of Imo state and Senator representing Imo West Senatorial zone , Senator Rochas Okorocha on Thursday said Igbo leadership and responsibilities has fallen on the Senate Chief Whip and former... Read more »
Obaseki’s Beaten Path To Electoral Disgrace

Obaseki’s Beaten Path To Electoral Disgrace

By: Ufuoma Thomas History has a cynical way of repeating itself. A few months to the 2018 governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Lagos State, it had become... Read more »
Speaker Gbajabiamila Congratulates Sen. Gbenga Ashafa, Hon. AbdulMumin Jibrin on FHA appointments

Speaker Gbajabiamila Congratulates Sen. Gbenga Ashafa, Hon. AbdulMumin Jibrin on FHA appointments

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has congratulated the duo of Senator Gbenga Ashafa and Hon. AbdulMumin Jibrin on their appointments as the Managing Director of the Federal... Read more »
Obaseki and apc

Obaseki Vandalizing Edo Assembly Complex To Impose Illegal Minority Rule – APC

The APC State Media Campaign Council for the Edo Governorship election has accused Governor Godwin Obaseki of personally leading thugs to vandalize the complex of the Edo House of Assembly as part... Read more »
Edo 2020: Oshiomhole has only succeeded in killing, burying APC – Orbih

Edo 2020: Oshiomhole has only succeeded in killing, burying APC – Orbih

The State Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Campaign Council for Edo Governorship election, Chief Dan Orbih, has blamed the indiscretion of the sacked national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC),... Read more »
Edo Assembly Inaugurates 17 New Lawmakers

Edo Assembly Inaugurates 17 New Lawmakers

Seventeen members-elect of the Edo State House of Assembly are currently being sworn in by deputy clerk of the Edo Assembly. The event is taken place at an undisclosed location within Benin... Read more »
Accept Repentant Boko Haram Fighters Or They Go Back To Terrorism - Garba Shehu

Accept Repentant Boko Haram Fighters Or They Go Back To Terrorism – Garba Shehu

The Presidency on Wednesday asked Nigerians not to reject repentant Boko Haram fighters unless they want the terrorists to take up arms and resume terrorism from which they’ve repented. The presidency also... Read more »
Rivers PDP Lawmaker, Hon. Ephraim Nwuzi Defects To APC (Photos)

Rivers PDP Lawmaker, Hon. Ephraim Nwuzi Defects To APC (Photos)

The Rivers State house of representative member representing Etche and Omuma federal constituency at the national assembly Chief Hon Ephraim Nwuzi, the Asa Asa Nga Asa, has defected to the All Progressive... Read more »
We Don't Control The Police, Explain Edo Assembly Tussle To The World – APC tells Obaseki

We Don’t Control The Police, Explain Edo Assembly Tussle To The World – APC tells Obaseki

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Media Campaign Council for the Edo Governorship election has rubbished claims by the Edo State Government that its leadership “ferried Police from Abuja” to block the Edo... Read more »

Abia PDP stakeholders give reasons for passing vote of no confidence on Rep Uko Nkole

By Chijindu Emeruwa Major stakeholders of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Arochukwu Local Government Area of Abia State, have adduced reasons for passing a vote of no confidence on the... Read more »
INEC

INEC to meet Obaseki, Ize-Iyamu for peaceful Edo guber poll

In an effort to end politicians’ constant threats of violence ahead of the Edo State governorship election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, hinted that it would summon the contenders with... Read more »
Edo 2020: APC To Flag Off Campaign Aug. 8 At UNIBEN Sports Complex

Edo 2020: APC To Flag Off Campaign Aug. 8 At UNIBEN Sports Complex

…Osinbajo, Tinubu, Lawan, Omo-Agege, Oshiomhole, Oyegun, Others Expected The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State will officially flag off its campaign for the September 19 Edo Governorship election Saturday, August 8.... Read more »
Edo 2020: Obaseki Disrespects Oba Of Benin, Says Oshiomhole

Edo 2020: Obaseki Disrespects Oba Of Benin, Says Oshiomhole

A cultural dimension has been added to the raging political battle of wits in Edo State ahead of the September 19 poll, following an accusation that Governor Godwin Obaseki committed a taboo... Read more »
Gov Abdulrasaq appoints new manager of The Herald

Gov Abdulrasaq appoints new manager of The Herald

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has appointed Clement Adeboye, as the new General Manager of the Kwara State Printing and Publishing Corporation, publishers of The Herald newspapers. Rafiu Ajakaye, Chief Press Secretary... Read more »

Edo 2020: PDP Mocks Ize-Iyamu Over Rejection by Edo APC

The Peoples Democratic Party National Campaign Council on Edo governorship election has lampooned the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Osagie Ize-Iyamu, for loafing around with hired campaigners, following his rejection... Read more »
Jonathan Also Collected Loan From China, Amaechi Replies PDP Chieftain

Jonathan Also Collected Loan From China, Amaechi Replies PDP Chieftain

Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, says former President Goodluck Jonathan also collected loan from China. Recently, a house of representatives panel expressed concern about a clause conceding Nigeria’s sovereignty to China in... Read more »
"Wake Up Mr Chairman", Niger State PDP Stakeholders Write Secondus

“Wake Up Mr Chairman”, Niger State PDP Stakeholders Write Secondus

Prince Uche Secondus,National Chairman,PDP.HQs Office, Abuja. Dear Sir, DANGEROUS TREND OF EVENTS USING YOUR NAME IN NIGER PDP Our Previous Correspondence refer: You will recall that all preparation for the State congresses... Read more »

2021: Anambra South Should Be Allowed To Produce The Next Governor – Dr Godwin Maduka

Dr. Godwin Maduka featured on Arise TV Abuja over the weekend where he joined the conversation on the current issues as it affects our society. The Highlights: Dr. Maduka emphasized on the... Read more »
Edo 2020: People Of Akoko-Edo Should Ask For Oshiomhole’s Defection Largesse – Shaibu

Edo 2020: People Of Akoko-Edo Should Ask For Oshiomhole’s Defection Largesse – Shaibu

The Edo State deputy governor, Comrade Philip Shaibu has called on the people of Akoko-Edo local government area to ask their representatives at the state’s House of Assembly, Hon. Yekini Idiaye and... Read more »

Wike Thrashes Oshiomhole, Ize-Iyamu On Integrity

….Assures That Edo People Are Behind Obaseki The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party National Campaign Council on Edo governorship election, Governor Nyesom Wike, has said that Governor Godwin Obaseki will be... Read more »
Ondo 2020: 5 PDP Governors Back Ajayi’s ZLP Move

Ondo 2020: 5 PDP Governors Back Ajayi’s ZLP Move

By: Yusuf Alli There were indications on Monday that cracks had developed in the Ondo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This followed reluctance of the party’s governorship candidate, Eyitayo... Read more »
Governor, Wike Signs ₦300 Billion Revised 2020 Budget

Governor, Wike Signs ₦300 Billion Revised 2020 Budget

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has signed into law the revised 2020 Appropriation Bill. This followed the presentation of the Budget by the Majority Leader of the State House of Assembly,... Read more »
Edo 2020: PDP Asks Oshiomhole To Present Primary Six Certificate

Edo 2020: PDP Asks Oshiomhole To Present Primary Six Certificate

The Peoples Democratic Party, on Monday, asked a former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, to present his Primary School Leaving Certificate if he actually went to school. The... Read more »
INEC replies AAC

INEC replies AAC: We did not substitute names for Ondo election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it did not substitute nominated candidates of the African Action Congress (AAC) or any other party’s nominees for Ondo governorship election. The commission made the... Read more »
APC To Atiku, PDP: Account for failed $460m Abuja CCTV, $2bn China Loan

APC To Atiku, PDP: Account for failed $460m Abuja CCTV, $2bn China Loan

The All Progressives Congress, APC, on Monday asked former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar and his Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to explain to Nigerians the status of the failed $460 million Abuja Closed-Circuit... Read more »

Edo 2020: Deputy Speaker, 4 Others Dump Obaseki For Ize-Iyamu

Barely six weeks to the September 19 Edo Governorship election, the Edo state governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has witnessed massive resignation from his camp since he joined the PDP from the APC.... Read more »

El-Rufai’s Utterances Fueling Southern Kaduna Crisis – Babachir Lawal

A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal on Sunday said the actions and utterances of Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has further worsened the crisis in... Read more »
Edo PDP Requested 100,000 Membership Cards After Obaseki Joined

Edo PDP Requested 100,000 Membership Cards After Obaseki Joined

The Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Edo State, Tony Azegbemi, said just after Governor Godwin Obaseki joined the party from All Progressives Congress, APC, membership shot up and they had... Read more »
APC Moves To Whittle Down PDP Structure

APC Moves To Whittle Down PDP Structure

As preparations for the 2023 general elections gradually begin, the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) has intensified efforts to cut the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to size with series of reconciliatory... Read more »
Edo in Diaspora decry assault on PDP governors, others

Edo in Diaspora decry assault on PDP governors, others

Edo indigenes in the Diaspora and Members of Benin Club of Massachusetts, United States of America (USA), yesterday, condemned assault on Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors and some members at the Palace... Read more »

Edo 2020: PDP Suspends Prince Kassim Afegbua For Anti-Party

Prince Kassim Afegbua Suspended from the People’s Democratic party for anti-party Read more »
Senator Ali Ndume Backs South For 2023 Presidency

Senator Ali Ndume Backs South For 2023 Presidency

The senator representing Borno South and chairman, Senate Committee on Army, Ali Ndume says the next presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressive Congress(APC) must come from the South. Speaking in during... Read more »
2023: President Buhari Disowns Mamman Daura On Zoning Presidency

2023: President Buhari Disowns Mamman Daura On Zoning Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari has distanced himself from the remarks attributed to his nephew, Mamman Daura, in which he opposed the application of rotational presidency in the country. Reacting to the widespread criticisms... Read more »
Edo/Ondo polls: We won’t tolerate rigging, PDP govs tell Buhari, INEC

Edo/Ondo polls: We won’t tolerate rigging, PDP govs tell Buhari, INEC

Governors on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party have said they won’t tolerate rigging in the Edo and Ondo states’ governorship elections holding on September 19 and October 10,2020 respectively. They... Read more »
PDP Governors Set Up Committee For Electoral Act Amendment

PDP Governors Set Up Committee For Electoral Act Amendment

As the National Assembly prepares to commence work on the Electoral Act, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum has set up a committee to liaison with lawmakers on the process. Another... Read more »