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Bayelsa PDP NASS Candidates Emerge

1 week ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party PDP primaries held across the five federal constituencies in Bayelsa state have produced Fred Agbedi as winner of Sagbama/Ekeremor constituency, Konbowei Benson southern Ijaw federal constituency and Marie Ebikaki for Nembe/Brass federal constituency.

Confusion, Anxiety Trails Adamawa APC Governorship Primary

1 week ago /

Palpable tension is mounting in Adamawa state due to the failure of the committee saddled with the responsibility of conducting the governorship primary election to be on ground in Yola at the time of filing this report.

Ndoma-Egba Wins Cross River APC Central Senatorial Ticket

1 week ago /

Former senate leader and chairman of the Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC, Victor Ndoma-Egba has the emerged candidate of the All Progressives Congress APC, in central cross river state.

Osun Election Tribunal Begins Sitting

1 week ago /

The Osun state governorship election petition tribunal to sit over complaints from the September 22 election has commenced sitting at the state high court in Oshogbo, the state capital.

PDP Alleges Plot To Truncate Its National Convention

1 week ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, says it has uncovered a plot by the APC-led government to disrupt its national convention scheduled to hold in Port Harcourt on Saturday, October 6.       

Ondo APC Members Threaten To Work Against Party In 2019 Election Over Imposition

1 week ago /

Protests have continued to trail the clearance of three serving senators by the national working committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress for the three senatorial slots in Ondo state.

Protest Rocks PDP Senatorial Primary In Southern Cross River

1 week ago /

There was pandemonium in Calabar on Wednesday evening as delegates and members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Cross River southern senatorial district protested against the delay of election materials.

Kogi APC Senatorial Candidates Emerge

1 week ago /

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kogi State has successfully held indirect primary elections where three senatorial candidates to contest next year's general elections emerged.

Zamfara APC Governorship Primaries Cancelled

1 week ago /

The All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship primary election in Zamfara State has been cancelled.

Oyetola Gets Certificate Of Return

2 weeks ago /

The Osun state governor-elect, Gboyega Oyetola has been presented with his certificate of return.

Atiku Campaign D.G Urges PDP Delegates To Vote Experience

2 weeks ago /

The director general of the Atiku campaign organization Otumba Gbenga Daniel has appealed to Peoples Democratic Party delegates to Saturday convention to consider the qualities and experiences of each aspirant in making a choice.

Ondo APC Calls For Resignation Of Oshiomhole

2 weeks ago /

Some members of the All Progressives Congress in Ondo state have called for the resignation of the national chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole over the decision of the national working committee to offer return tickets to three APC senators from the state without undergoing primaries.

PDP Picks Binos Yaroe As Senatorial Candidate For Adamawa South

2 weeks ago /

Clergyman turned politician Binos Yaroe has emerged winner of Adamawa south senatorial primary, beating senator grace bent and former secretary to the Adamawa state government Kobis Ari Thimnu to become the standard bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 elections.

Group Urges Governor Bindow To Dump APC

2 weeks ago /

Few hours to the rescheduled APC governorship primary election slated for Thursday October 4, 2018 in Adamawa, a group known as Adamawa youth forum for good governance has asked the Adamawa state governor, Umaru Jibrilla Bindow to dump the APC for any alternative party ahead of the party governorship primary on Thursday.

Gabriel Suswam, Orker Jev Emerge Benue PDP Senatorial Flag Bearers

2 weeks ago /

The immediate past governor of Benue state Gabriel Suswam has emerged the Peoples Democratic Party's flag bearer for the Benue north east senatorial district.

Sani Danladi Clinches APC Governorship Ticket In Taraba.

2 weeks ago /

The former acting governor of Taraba state, Sani Danladi, has been declared the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary in the state.

Abia APC Produces Two Governorship Candidates

2 weeks ago /

Two candidates have emerged in the Abia state governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Kwara Governorship Race

2 weeks ago /

All now appears set for the All Progressives Congress governorship primary in Kwara after an initial postponement.

PDP Enugu West Senatorial Primaries

2 weeks ago /

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu has emerged the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for the Enugu West senatorial district just as former Enugu state governor, Chimaroke Nnamani has defeated a serving senator, Gil Nnaji to clinch the ticket for Enugu East senatorial zone contest.

Football Club Owner Chris Giwa Loses Senatorial Bid

2 weeks ago /

Current member representing Riyom/B-Ladi federal constituency Istifanus Gyang has emerged winner of the PDP plateau north senatorial primary election.