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October 19, 2017 6:04 PM APC chieftain, Timi Frank attacks Joe Igbokwe over Atiku

Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Comrade​, APC, Timi​ ​Frank has advised a‎​n official​​​ of the Lagos APC chapter, Joe Igbokwe, to​ ​stop ​his verbal attack against former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. ​In a statement on Thursday in Abuja, Frank remind​ed ​Igbokwe that the media​ ​cannot​ ​be an alternative court to try and convict 11

October 18, 2017 8:25 PM PDP Chairmanship: Daniel as chair‘ll kill the party- Kashamu

Reacting to Daniel’s official declaration to contest the position, the lawmaker said Daniel was the least qualified among those aspiring for the post. “When I heard that he was vying for the post, my initial reaction was that it was a joke. But, now that he has decided to make a formal declaration, I would say it is a joke taken too far. Let me say with all sense 15

October 18, 2017 8:04 PM PDP chairmanship: Senator Kashamu speaks on Gbenga Daniel’s ambition

Buruji Kashamu, Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District, has reacted to the official declaration of former Ogun State Governor, Gbenga Daniel to run for the office of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Chairman. Kashamu said it would be “a monumental disaster” to elect Daniel as PDP National Chairman. In a statement he signed, the Senator 14

October 18, 2017 2:17 AM Don’t use Paris Club refund as precondition to pay workers’ salaries, NLC warns Govt

ABUJA — Governors of the 36 states of the federation, yesterday, met President Muhammadu Buhari, demanding payment of the 50 per cent balance of Paris Club refund as agreed in 2016. The governors, who met the President under the aegis of Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, also commended the President for his intervention 13

October 17, 2017 5:16 PM Govs demand 50% balance of Paris Club Refund

The governors also commended the President for his intervention in the payment of salary crisis in many States through the the bailout funds, adding that the bailout had remained a great relief bearing in mind that the majority of the nation’s population resides in rural areas of the states. Recall that President Buhari in the first tranche of the refunds 15

October 16, 2017 7:15 PM Obaseki receives PDP decampees in state-wide post-election tour

A visibly elated Obaseki who received Mr Andrew Uzamere, formerly of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) with his followers into the All Progressives Congress (APC), expressed his appreciation to members of the APC in the 13 wards that make Ovia North-East Local Government Area, for their overwhelming support for him before, during and after the election 15

October 16, 2017 7:12 AM Okorocha under fire for erecting Jacob Zuma’s statue in Imo

Imo State governor, Rochas Owelle Okorocha has come under heavy attacks for erecting the statue of President Jacob Zuma of South Africa in the state. Okorocha during the weekend erected a statue in honour of Zuma, after playing host to him in the ‘eastern heartland.” Reacting to the development, a civil society organisation, the Civil Society Network 20

October 15, 2017 4:34 PM $5.5bn foreign loan: APC slams PDP for opposing Buhari’s request

The All Progressives Congress (APC), has slammed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for opposing the decision of the federal government to obtain a $5.5 billion foreign loan. However, in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Bolaji Abdullahi, the APC said the opposition PDP needed to wake up to the new realities that the days of borrowing 18

October 15, 2017 3:12 AM Buhari’s failure pushing Atiku to contest in 2019 –Group

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar will be contesting 2019 presidential election because of the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to deliver on the promises made to Nigerians by the All Progressives Congress, Atiku Support Group has said. The Director-General of the Atiku Support Group, Mark Wosi, said this on Friday, while confirming the intention 21

October 13, 2017 11:10 PM APC takes party’s governorship candidate in Anambra state to Buhari

The Chairman of the National Campaign for the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the forthcoming governorship election in Anambra State and Governor of Bauchi State, Mohammed Abubakar, Friday took the party’s standard bearer in the November 18 election to President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Speaking to State House correspondents 24