Tuesday , 22 October 2019
Home / Politics (page 5)


We will win in Bayelsa without defectors’

THE Bayelsa People’s Democratic Party has said that the party would win the forthcoming gubernatorial election with or without those defecting to the All Progressives Congress. The state Chairman of the party, Chief Moses Cleopas, said in a statement on …

Read More »

Obaseki behind siege to my home, says Oshiomhole

Governor, police deny attack as APC, Omo-Agege seek probe ALL Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole on Sunday accused the Edo State government of orchestrating Saturday’s siege to his Benin home. There is a frosty relationship between the party …

Read More »

PDP accuses APC of Inflicting flooding on Lagosians

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has blamed the perennial flooding in Lagos on the state government, saying, it was caused by previous administration’s penchant for building bogus estates on waterfronts. Also, a former Lagos lawmaker who represented Epe Federal Constituency, …

Read More »

Why Unseating Wike May Be Impossible

By Davidson Iriekpen Rivers State went agog last weekend, when the Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Port Harcourt affirmed the re-election of Governor Nyesom Wike. The election, which held on March 9, 2019, was characterised by large-scale violence due to the …

Read More »

APC cries out, says PDP dead, Nigeria becoming one-party state

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday in Abuja officially announced the “obituary” of the country’s main opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), lamenting that though a democratic Nigeria needs a vibrant opposition to hold the ruling party accountable, it was …

Read More »

PDP Rejects Moves By FG to Gag Media, Freedom of Speech

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rejects the moves by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) Federal Government to further gag the media, subjugate Nigerians and curtail their constitutionally guaranteed freedom of expression. The party says the decision by …

Read More »