News - PDP

Bauchi Assembly Takes Off In Crisis

8 months ago /
Nation 

Two speakers have emerged in the 9th Assembly of the Bauchi State House of Assembly following separate inaugurations by the members-elect.

Metu Fingers Jonathan In N400m Payment

8 months ago /
Nation 

The Former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh has told the Federal High Court in Abuja that the N400 million project fund for which he is standing trial was paid to him by former President Goodluck Jonathan and not the former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd).

Tribunal Begins Trial Of Nkechi Nwogu’s Petition Against Theodore Orji

8 months ago /
Nation 

The National and State Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Umuahia, the Abia State capital has  commenced definite hearing on the amended petition filed by the senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Nkechi Nwogu challenging the reelection of Theodore Orji of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the senator representing Abia Central District.

Abia Governorship Tribunal Begins Definite Hearing.

8 months ago /
Judiciary 

The Abia State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Umuahia has commenced definite hearing on the matter between Alex Otti of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA against Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Enugu Election Tribunal Commences Sitting

8 months ago /
Judiciary 

The National and State Houses of Assembly Elections Petition Tribunal sitting in Enugu has commenced hearing in the case challenging the election of Chukwuka Utazi as Senator representing Enugu North district.

Kano Governorship Tribunal Adjourns Till July 4 For Re-trial

8 months ago /
Politics 

The Kano state governorship election petition tribunal has adjourned till July 4th for pre-trial even as it raised concerns over delay in service of the court process on respondents.

Adamawa Implements Full Autonomy For Local Governments

8 months ago /
Politics 

Governor Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa state has granted full autonomy for local government councils of the state. Governor Umaru Fintiri made this known during PDP stakeholders meeting at the government house Yola.

 

Tribunal Reserves Ruling In FCT Area Council Election Petition

8 months ago /
Nation 

The FCT Area Council Election Petition Tribunal has reserved ruling in the motion by the All Progressives Congress and its chairmanship candidate Danladi Chiya seeking the dismissal of the petition by the People's Democratic Party, PDP challenging the outcome of the Kwali area council chairmanship election.

Bauchi Governorship Election Tribunal To Commence Pre-Hearing July 1

8 months ago /
Nation 

The Governorship election petition tribunal for Bauchi state has adjourned petition filed by the immediate past Governor of the state Mohammed Abubakar of the All Progressives Congress against the incumbent Governor Bala Mohammed of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to the first of July 2019 for commencement of pre-hearing session.

Delta National Assembly Petition Tribunal Adjourns

8 months ago /
Nation 

The Governorship/National/State House of Assemblies Election Petition Tribunal, Panel lll; sitting at the Chief Magistrate Court in Asaba, the Delta State Capital has adjourned ruling indefinitely on a petition seeking to dismiss a pre-hearing motion filed by the All Progressive Congress, APC, candidate for Bomadi/Patani Federal Constituency, Collins Eselemor.

Supreme Court Fixes July 5 For Judgement In Osun Governorship Election Petition

8 months ago /
Politics 

The Supreme Court has fixed July 5, for judgment in the appeals filed by Senator Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in respect of the dispute over the last governorship election in Osun State.

BREAKING: Osun Governorship Election: Supreme Court Fixes July 5 For Judgment

8 months ago /
Nation 

The Supreme Court has fixed July 5 for judgment in the appeals by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  and its governorship candidate in the September 2018 governorship election in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke.

Appeal Court Dismisses Suit Seeking Removal Of Ihedioha As Imo Governor

8 months ago /
Politics 

Imo State Court of Appeal has dismissed a suit filed by Senator Sam Anyanwu challenging the candidacy of Emeka Ihedioha as Governor of Imo State.

I Have No Plan To Protest Over INEC Server - Atiku

8 months ago /
Nation 

Atiku Abubakar said on that there is no plan to lead a protest should the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) rule against his bid to compel the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to grant him access to information on the Commission’s central server.

President Buhari Mourns Lawmaker, Sen. Garba Gamawa

8 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of Senator Babayo Garba Gamawa, describing the lawmaker as “an invaluable and immeasurable asset.’’

Presidential Election Tribunal Reserves Ruling On PDP Motion For Inspection Of INEC Server

8 months ago /
Politics 

The Court Of Appeal on Thursday heard the motion filed by the Peoples Democratic Party seeking for an order to allow it inspect the server used by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in the February presidential election.

Presidential Election Petition Day 7

8 months ago /
Politics 

The Court of Appeal had reserved ruling in the applications filed by the Hope Democratic Party, HDP and its Presidential Candidate Ambrose Oworu against the election of President Buhari.

June 12: PDP Calls For True Democracy

8 months ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on Nigerians to use the occasion of the June 12 democracy day celebration to reflect and redouble their efforts in the collective quest for the re-entrenchment of true democracy and its tenets of rule of law, freedom, tolerance, dialogue, peaceful co-existence, justice and the sanctity of electoral process in Nigeria.

APC Congratulates NASS Leaders

8 months ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated the newly elected leadership of the National Assembly.

PDP Congratulates NASS New Leadership

8 months ago /
Politics 

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the federal lawmakers, as representatives of the people, to place the welfare, and aspirations of Nigerians above other considerations by ensuring a strong and independent legislature that upholds the tenets of democracy and the dictates of Nigeria’s constitution.