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July 20, 2018 6:12 AM Osun guber: Fani-Kayode reveals aspirant he is supporting

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has announced that he is rooting for Senator Ademola Adeleke ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary this Saturday. In a tweet on Thursday, Fani-Kayode expressed confidence that Adeleke will be a good Governor. “I wish Sen. Ademola Adeleke the best in Saturday’s congress which will elect 16

July 19, 2018 4:01 PM 2019: PDP hints on boycotting elections, gives reasons

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday hinted on pulling out of the 2019 general elections if the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and security agencies fail to establish their impartiality. PDP’s National Chairman, Uche Secondus said this at the party’s national secretariat, Abuja while hosting a combined delegation of the International 20

July 19, 2018 1:32 PM BREAKING: Oyewumi Withdraws From Guber Race, Endorses Adeleke

One of the frontline gubernatorial aspirant under the platform of Peoples democratic party (PDP), Akogun Lere Oyewumi has stepped down his ambition and endorsed the guber ambition of Senator Ademola Adeleke. Dr. Oyewumi, made the declaration today, at an enlarged meeting of his campaign organization. Oyewumi, who boasted of 1,200 delegates going into Saturday’s 15

July 18, 2018 9:11 PM Jonathan, IBB in private meeting

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday, met with former President Ibrahim Babangida, at his Uphill home in Minna, Niger State. Jonathan, who came to Niger by road, arrived IBB’s home at about 10am in an entourage of six black Prado Jeeps. A source told The Nation that the meeting was attended by a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 2019 gubernatorial 17

July 18, 2018 10:52 AM Osun guber: APC planning to disrupt our primaries – PDP cries out

As the two leading political parties in the September 22 gubernatorial election in Osun state, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and the main opposition, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, get set to pick candidates for the contest through primaries this week, the PDP has accused the APC of planning to disrupt its primaries slated for Saturday 17

July 18, 2018 6:57 AM Governor Ortom speaks on joining PDP after dumping APC

Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has said he has not declared for any party yet, despite the emergence of his campaign posters for the 2019 governorship election, on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The posters were put in strategic places alongside the earlier ones with APC symbol, but they did not bear the picture of Deputy 18

July 17, 2018 7:26 PM PDP speaks on Gov Umahi joining APC

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reacted to speculations that Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi state was set to defect to the All Progressives Congress (APC). National Vice Chairman of PDP (South East), Chief Austin Umahi said that it was unthinkable that the Ebonyi Governor would defect to “a non-performing political party such as APC.” The party 18

July 17, 2018 1:16 PM Transparency International, SERAP speak on alleged vote-buying in Ekiti election

Anti-corruption monitor, Transparency International, TI, Transparency International has reacted to allegations of Vote-buying by the All Progressives Congress, APC and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP during Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State. This is part of its preparation to challenge the results declared by the Independent National 20

July 16, 2018 5:31 PM Ekiti Election: PDP speaks on donating N5bn to Fayose

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State, has debunked allegations by the All Progressive Congress (APC), that Governor Udom Emmanuel sent a whopping N5billion to Ekiti state, in the just concluded governorship election. The APC chairman in the state, Ini Okopido, had in a statement over the weekend, alleged that the Governor, who chaired 25

July 16, 2018 4:29 PM Rauf Aregbesola congratulates Fayemi –

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has congratulated the Ekiti State governor-elect, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on his victory at the Saturday State election in the state. In a statement by his Media Adviser, Mr Sola Fasure, in Osogbo yesterday,Rauf Aregbesola described the win as a hard fought and won battle that has brought liberation to the people of the state 21