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PDP Chairmanship: Dokpesi Gets More Endorsements

17 hours 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 Solicits Support Of Ogbeha/Mantu

19 hours ago /
Politics 

In continuation of his visit to party leaders and founding fathers of the peoples democratic party, a foremost aspirant in the PDP national chairmanship race, High Chief Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi was at the Abuja homes of the former deputy senate president, Senator Ibrahim Mantu and a former military governor and...

PDP National Convention: IBB Bless Dokpesi For Chairman

3 days ago /
Politics 

The forthcoming December national convention of the PDP has been described by former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida as an avenue for party faithful to uphold the visionary ideals of the founding fathers of the party. He said Democracy was about choice and only people with vision, courage and strong commitment...

House Of Reps Investigates State House Clinic

3 days ago /
Health  Nation 

The House of Representatives has asked an ad-hoc committee to investigate the condition of the State House Clinic, Abuja, and alleged irregular deductions from the salaries and allowances of the staff. This house set up the committee after adopting a motion raised by Henry Archibong (PDP-Akwa Ibom) at the plenary on...

Dokpesi Wants Council Of State To Intercede To Keep Nigeria United

4 days ago /
Politics 

PDP national chairmanship hopeful and a business mogul, Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi wants former military head of state of Nigeria, General Abdusalam Abubakar to get the council of state to intercede in keeping Nigeria as one united indivisible entity. Raymond Dokpesi made the call when he visited the former  military head...

Dokpesi Decries Attempts At Micro-Zoning Of PDP Chairmanship

4 days 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...

Zoning Formula: PDP Northern Leaders Restate Commitment

5 days ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party northern leaders and elders forum has restated its commitment to the zoning formula adopted by the party, under which the 2019 presidential seat is zoned to the north. The forum restated its position at a meeting held in Abuja, to review the party’s zoning arrangement ahead of...

Dokpesi Endorses Okoye For PDP Youth Leader Position

6 days ago /
Politics 

A stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party, high Chief Aleogho Dokpesi has endorsed Sunday Udeh-Okoye for the position of national youth leader in the forthcoming 2017 elective convention of the party. Dokpesi who received Udeh-Okoye At his Abuja home on Monday said the progress of the party is in the hands...

2019 Guber Race: Campaign Shifts To Nasarawa North

1 week ago /
Nation 

Sen. Abubakar Sodangi on Thursday threw his weight behind the calls to zone the Nasarawa State governorship seat to the north senatorial district in 2019. “Nasarawa North is the only senatorial district yet to produce a governor. “The first civilian governor, Abdullahi Adamu, is from the West senatorial district, while his successor,...

Kogi Assembly Approves N4.017bn Loan For Rice Mill

1 week ago /
Nation 

Kogi House of Assembly on Thursday, approved for the State Government to secure N4.017 billion loan for the establishment of a 50-ton rice mill at Omi-Dam, Yagba. It was reported that the approval was sequel to the adoption of a letter from the Executive, seeking a resolution of the House in...

PDP asks Buhari to act on NNPC GMD

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed shock at the loud silence of President Muhammadu Buhari on the corruption scandal and other illegalities currently being exposed at the nation’s cash cow, the NNPC in which two of his aides, the minister of state for petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu and the group...

PDP condemns defection of two of its members

1 week ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has described the defection of two of its members Ahmed Tijani from Kogi state and Zaphaniah Jisalo from the FCT to the ruling all progressives congress (APC), as an act of illegality perpetrated on the floor of the house of representatives. Spokesperson of the party, Dayo...

Babangida Aliyu’s money laundering case file remitted to acting CJ for transfer to Minna

1 week ago /
Nation 

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the federal high court, Abuja has remitted the case file of the money laundering charge against the immediate past governor of Niger state, Babangida Aliyu and one other by the federal government to the acting chief judge of the court for transfer to Minna, Niger state...

PDP Apologises To Oyinlola, Admits Injustice

1 week ago /
Nation 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has apologised to its former National Secretary, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, for what it called the “injustice” he suffered in the party which led to his exit from its fold. Chairman of the PDP Caretaker Committee in Osun State, Sarafadeen Ishola, led a delegation of party leaders...

Judge Orders DSS To Produce Dasuki In Court

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Court of Appeal has directed the Department of State Security to produce Colonel Sambo Dasuki in court. Colonel Dasuki is to be a witness in the case of criminal diversion of N400m brought against the former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Olisa Metuh by the Federal Government. Mr. Metuh...

2019 Elections: PDP Reconciles Aggrieved Members

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

The North-East Reconciliation Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has embarked on a reconciliation process in the region ahead of the 2019 general elections. Chairman of the Committee and Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, said they would leave no stone unturned in uniting the aggrieved party members ahead of the...

EFCC Arrests Ekiti Finance Commissioner, Accountant General

2 weeks ago /
Niger Delta 

Ekiti State Commissioner for Finance, Toyin Ojo, and the Accountant General, Yemisi Owolabi, have been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC). According to EFCC, Governor Ayodele Fayose’s aides were arrested over allegations of mismanagement of bailout funds by the state government. The Head of Media and Publicity for the...

Jonathan Meets Former Assembly Speakers

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Ahead of the national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Former President Goodluck Jonathan has called for statutory delegates as solution to reoccurring post election crisis in the party. The former president was speaking at his Abuja residence when he received members of the PDP forum of former speakers of...

Fayose’s Presidential Declaration: An Exercise In Futility-PDP

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

The spokesperson of the national caretaker committee of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Dayo Adeyeye has described the presidential declaration of Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose as a clear violation of the rules and regulation’s of the party. Adeyeye stated this in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital on Thursday while...

I Will Defeat President Buhari In Fair Election – Fayose

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

It is still a full year and five months to the 2019 elections, but some politicians eyeing the highest office in the land are already positioning themselves to run. One of such is the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose who has not hidden his desire to contest the presidency, on the...


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