News - APDA

Ondo Women Seek Empowerment Through Numerical Strength

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

Nigerian women have been charged to use their numerical strength to gain more political power, rather than asking for thirty per cent affirmative action. Some analysts in Akure, Ondo state capital, who described the call for implementation of affirmative action and creation of positions like women leader as indices of inferiority,...

PDP Chairmanship: Dokpesi Gets More Endorsements

1 month ago /
Politics 

A leading aspirant for the chairmanship of the peoples democratic party, PDP, in the December convention, high chief Aleogho Dokpesi has been receiving endorsements from party leaders across the country. Dokpesi whose campaign trail berthed at the federal capital territory saw the media mogul receive blessings from elder statesman, Edwin Clark,...

Dokpesi Decries Attempts At Micro-Zoning Of PDP Chairmanship

1 month ago /
Politics 

An aspirant for the chairmanship of The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, High Chief Aleogho Dokpesi has decried the high wire manipulations to micro-zone the chairmanship position to the south­ west as anti-party and against the interest of the party. Dokpesi made this known while fielding questions from newsmen in Abuja on...

37 Aspirants To Vie For Anambra Governorship Seat

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the list of aspirants to contest in the Anambra State governorship election. The list published on the Commission’s website contains the names of 37 candidates from various political parties accredited for the November 18 poll in the state. According to INEC, the incumbent governor,...

APDA Suit: Abuja High Court To Deliver Judgement September 8

2 months ago /
Politics 

Justice Yusuf Halilu of an Abuja high court has adjourned to September 8, 2017 for judgment in the suit asking the court to stop the former interim national chairman of advanced peoples democratic alliance, Mohammed Kabir Shitu and the former interim national secretary, Emeka Okengwu from parading themselves as officers of the...

APDA Suit: Defence Counsel Withdraws From Case

3 months ago /
Politics 

Lawyers of the former interim national chairman of the advanced peoples democratic alliance, Mohammed Kabir Shitu and the Interim National Secretary, Emeka Okengwu have withdrawn from an action instituted against them by the party The advanced peoples democratic alliance, APDA filed an action before an Abuja high court for an order...

APDA Welcomes President Buhari

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Advanced People’s Democratic Alliance, APDA has welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari back to the country after 103 days medical vacation in London. The party paid glowing tributes to Nigerians for their prayers, patience and steadfastness in their support for the president while receiving treatment abroad. It said Nigeria is indeed a...

APDA Explains Sack Of Shitu Kabiru

3 months ago /
Politics 

The national working committee of the Advanced People’s Democratic Alliance, APDA, says its decision to replace the erstwhile national working committee led by Shitu Kabiru is irrevocable. In a statement signed by the national publicity secretary, Ide Eguabor, the national working committee now led by Mainasara Ilo further explained that no...

Lagos Govt Insists On Relocation Of Computer Village

4 months ago /

The Lagos State Government has said it is committed to the relocation of Computer Village from Ikeja and denied approving the construction of an ICT mall in its place. In a statement on Tuesday, the Commissioner For Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr Wasiu Anifowose, said the government was not involved...

APDA Backs Restructuring Call, Wants United Nigeria

4 months ago /
Politics 

The Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA) has backed the call to restructure Nigeria, saying it will end agitations by ethnic nationalities and youths across the country. Interim Chairman of the party in Anambra, Chief Obunike Ohaegbu, said in Nnewi on Tuesday that a united Nigeria that was discussed and restructured would...

INEC Issues APDA, ADP, 3 Other Parties Certificate

5 months ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, in Abuja presented certificates of registration to five newly registered political parties, bringing to 45 the total number of registered political parties in Nigeria. The newly certified political parties are Action Democratic Party (ADP), All Democratic People’s Movement (ADPM), Advanced People’s Democratic Party (APDA),...

INEC Registers Five New Political Parties

5 months ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has registered five new political parties. According to the Commission, 95 associations applied for registration as political parties, but it approved five applications which met the constitutional requirements for registration. The parties are Young Progressive Party (YPP); Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA); New Generation Party of Nigeria...