Search

PDP News News

PDP Cautions FG Over Cattle Ranching — Leadership Newspaper

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday asked the federal government to exercise caution over its plan to establish cattle ranches in some parts of the country.The party also said nobody can replace the nation’s democracy with autocracy.Addressing newsmen yesterday in Abuja, the national publicity secretary of PDP, Kola...

PMB Lacks Capacity To Implement 2018 Budget – PDP — Leadership...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s submission that the 2018 budget, signed by him, will be near un-implementable, is a clear admission that he lacks the capacity and competence to run a development-oriented economy as desired by Nigerians.The PDP further urged the...

APC Will Teach PDP Quality Governance For 50yrs –Amere — Leadership...

The member representing Iwo federal constituency of Osun State at the House of Representatives, Hon. Abdulgafar Akintayo Amere, has boasted that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will offer the country progressive governance for 50 years. Amere stated this while reacting to a recent statement credited to Osun...

PDP lists guidelines for presidential aspirants, demands N12m for forms –...

Olusola Fabiyi  and Ade Adesomoju The Peoples Democratic Party has outlined how its 2019 presidential candidate will emerge. In a 40-page document titled ‘Electoral Guideline for the PDP, Directorate  of Organisation and Mobilisation’, exclusively obtained by SUNDAY PUNCH in Abuja on Saturday, the party said its presidential aspirants are to...

Mimiko Officially Dumps PDP — Leadership Newspaper

Former governor of Ondo state, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, has officially resigned his membership of the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP) .Mimiko, in a letter addressed to the Secretariat of the PDP and a copy made available to LEADERSHIP, said he took the decision because of some well thought-out...

Mimiko dumps PDP, LP rejects ex-gov’s defection plan – Punch Newspapers

Adelani Adepegba and Peter Dada The Labour Party has rejected the plan by former Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko, to rejoin the party which he left in 2014 to join the Peoples Democratic Party. This came on the heels of Mimiko’s resignation on Wednesday from the PDP. It was learnt that the...

Don’t Close Your Doors To PDP Members In Rivers — Leadership...

The minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has appealed to members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, not to close their doors against members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who may choose to dump their party for the APC. Amaechi made the appeal...

PDP Aspirant Threatens Legal Action Against PMB — Leadership Newspaper

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Adamawa State, Dr Umar Ardo, has threatened legal action if President Muhammadu Buhari confers the national awards on Late Chief MKO Abiola, Ambassador Babagana Kingibe and Chief Gani Fawehinmi on Tuesday without convening a meeting of the National Council of State...

PDP Says Buhari’s Move, Hypocritical — Leadership Newspaper

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the national honour, proposed to be conferred on the acclaimed winner of June 12, 1993, Chief Moshood K Abiola, by President Muhammadu Buhari, smacks of hypocrisy and political desperation ahead of 2019 presidential election.The party said that President Buhari’s action merely...

PDP wins Kaduna LG poll – Punch Newspapers

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the rescheduled chairmanship election in the Jaba Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Mr Philip Gwada, has been declared the winner of the poll. The News Agency of Nigeria reported that the Returning Officer, Grace Doyaro, who announced the result in Kwoi...

Don’t Cause Trouble in Ekiti, Osun, PDP Cautions INEC — Leadership...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has refused to withdraw the alleged 4,000 All Progressives Congress (APC) members it secretly registered as independent observers for the July 14 and September 22 governorship elections in Ekiti and Osun states respectively....

20,000 PVC Holders Declare Support For PDP In Anambra — Leadership...

Ahead of the forthcoming 2019 general elections, about 20,000 Permanent Voters Card- holders in Anambra State have declared support for the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). The PVC holders who operate under a platform called; Truth Is Life International, were at the state headquarters of the party recently to pledge their...

PDP tackles Edo for sacking college workers – Punch Newspapers

The Peoples Democratic Party on Sunday took a swipe on the Edo State Government over the dismissal of workers at the state-owned college of Agriculture, Iguoriakhi. Over 400 staff of the 37-year-old college had been sacked by the state government, with effect from January 31, explaining that their services were...

PDP should go to tribunal if dissatisfied with Kaduna LG poll...

The Secretary to the board of Kaduna State Internal Revenue Service, who is also a former Legal Adviser to the All Progressives Congress in the state, Francis Kozah, speaks to GODWIN ISENYO on the outcome of the just-concluded local government election in the state The local government election results were...

Presidency, nPDP To Meet Again Monday — Leadership Newspaper

The deputy national chairman (North) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Lawali Shuaibu, has revealed that the talks with the nPDP members and the presidency will reconvene on Monday with a smaller group of eight which will comprise the vice president, the attorney-general, select party leadership...

Dino Melaye Ya Chanja Sheka Zuwa PDP — Leadership Hausa Newspapers

Sanata Dino Melaye mai wakiltar mazabar Kogi ta Yamma a karkashin jam’iyar APC ya dawo majalisa a safiyar yau inda ya bayyana chanja shekar sa zuwa PDP. A safiyar yau Laraba Sanata Dino ya dawo zaman majalisar, inda ya bayyana chanjin shekar tasa. Hakan ya janwo cece kuce tsakanin yan APC...

Dino Melaye Dumps APC For PDP — Leadership Newspaper

Copyright LEADERSHIP.All rights reserved. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from LEADERSHIP Nigeria Newspapers. Contact: editor@leadership.ng Dino Melaye Dumps APC For PDP — Leadership Newspaper

PDP can’t return to power –Kalu, former Abia governorThe Sun News

Chukwudi Nweje Former governor of Abia State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has said the rancour in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) was essential part of every democracy that would make the party stronger.  He...

President’s speech uninspiring, hollow, say PDP, others – Punch Newspapers

John Alechenu, Abuja The opposition Peoples Democratic Party and the United Peoples Party and the Labour Party have rated the Democracy Day speech of President Muhammadu Buhari below average in terms of addressing the concerns of Nigerians. The opposition political parties,  which reacted separately in Abuja, on Tuesday, said Nigerians expected...

PDP Group Backs Jonathan’s Former Minister For President — Leadership Newspaper

Ahead of the 2019 presidential election, the PDP Youth and Elders Forum, has thrown its weight behind the 2019 presidential ambition of the former minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs, Barr. Tanimu Kabiru Turaki, SAN. The forum also declared that the era of the older generation...

Ekiti Assembly endorse Eleka, Ogunsakin PDP candidatureThe Sun News

Wole Balogun, Ado-Ekiti The Ekiti State House of Assembly, on Monday, held its plenary session at the foot of the newly commissioned 1.2 km flyover in Ado-Ekiti, state capital, and passed resolutions to the effect that it has endorsed the candidature of...

nPDP meets Buhari today – Punch Newspapers

John Alechenu and Success Nwogu The  leadership of the new Peoples Democratic Party  in the All Progressives Congress will today (Monday) meet with President Muhammadu Buhari. The leader of the nPDP, Alhaji Kawu Baraje, who disclosed this in an interview with journalists in Ilorin on Sunday, said the meeting with Buhari...

Saraki, Tambuwal, other nPDP leaders meet, divided on defection, new party...

John Alechenu the former Chairman of the now defunct New Peoples Democratic Party bloc within the All Progressives Congress, Alhaji Kawu Baraje, on Saturday, unveiled a list of prominent aggrieved members of the APC, who attended a meeting of the nPDP, where the group considered three options that they might...

Resurrection Of nPDP And APC Crisis Conundrum — Leadership Newspaper

The recent ultimatum given to the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) by the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP) may have opened a new vista to the crisis within the governing party. ANDREW ESSIEN writes. Many had thought that after their separation from the Peoples...

APC funding Ekiti election with Abacha loot, PDP alleges – Punch...

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti The Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State has accused the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress government of plotting to fund the July 14 governorship election in the state with part of the Abacha loot and funds from the country’s crude oil sales. The party said the...

PDP Blows Hot Over Threat To Gov Wike’s Life — Leadership...

The Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, has said the outburst by the All Progressives Congress, APC-led Federal Government that it would have dragged in Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, but for his constitutional immunity, confirmed fears that government wants to silence the opposition. The party added that it won’t leave anything...

PDP chairman, four others remanded in custody – Punch Newspapers

Justice P. I Adjokwu of a Federal High Court in Benin on Thursday granted the Edo chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dan Orbih; and Mr. Osagie Ize-Iyamu, the 2016 governorship candidate, N10m bail each for alleged N700m fraud. But he also ordered them remanded in prison until they perfect...

PDP Alerts ICC, UN Over PMB’s Comments On Jailing Shagari, Others...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the United Nations and the International Criminal Court (ICC) to take judicial note of what they ascribe as President Muhammadu Buhari’s boast over the jailing of former President Shehu Shagari and ministers after he took over office as military head of...

PDP, its offensive against APCThe Sun News

Ndubuisi Orji,  Abuja Since it lost the 2015 general election,  the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)  has not hidden its desire to return to power in 2019. To achieve this objective, the party has been trying to reinvent itself, ahead of the poll...

Baraje’s nPDP meets APC, reiterates ruling party membership – Punch Newspapers

Leader of the new Peoples’ Democratic Party (nPDP), which fused with the All Progressives Congress, has said that the group will remain in the ruling party. nPDP leader, Kawu Baraje, stated this on Monday in Abuja while speaking with newsmen after a closed-door meeting with the members of APC’s National...

Aftermath of APC congress, scores defect to PDP in Bayelsa —...

Sylva Scores of members and supporters of the All Progressive Congress (APC) yesterday defected the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State as fallout of the parallel congresses held by the party last Saturday. Many of those that defected at an elaborate ceremony in Sagbama local government area of the state,...

PDP accuses Buhari of condoning fuel subsidy fraud – Punch Newspapers

John Alechenu and Okechukwu Nnodim The Peoples Democratic Party has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of superintending over a corrupt fuel subsidy regime. The party asked the President to submit himself for an independent inquest into his handling of the N1.4tn oil subsidy regime as well as the alleged complicity of...

Only PDP looters will benefit from change-the-change campaign – Presidency –...

John Alechenu, Olalekan Adetayo, and  Ifeanyi Onuba The Presidency on Sunday said the implication of re-electing a Peoples Democratic Party government in 2019 was that all the loot so far recovered from the members of the party and their cronies would be returned to them. It said that was the thrust...

Omisore dumps PDP, to contest gov ticket in SDP – Punch...

Femi Makinde, Osogbo A former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Iyiola Omisore, has finally dumped the Peoples Democratic Party for the Social Democratic Party where he said he desired to contest the September 22 governorship election in the state. Omisore announced his defection in a statement made available to journalists...

Only PDP looters will benefit from change – Presidency – Punch Newspapers

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Presidency on Sunday said the implication of re-electing a Peoples Democratic Party government in 2019 was that all the loot so far recovered from members of the party and their cronies would be returned to them. It said that was the thrust of the “change the change” campaign the...

Omisore dumps PDP for SDP – Punch Newspapers

Femi Makinde, Osogbo A former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has finally dumped from the Peoples Democratic Party for the Social Democratic Party where he said he intend to contest the September 22 governorship election in the state. Omisore announced his defection in a statement made...

Again, PDP alleges FG planning a clampdown on opposition – Punch...

John Alechenu The Peoples Democratic Party has raised the alarm over what it called the commencement of a vicious Federal Government induced clampdown on opposition figures. The National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, said this at a press conference at the party’s National Secretariat in Abuja, on Saturday. The...

PDP Raises Fresh Alarm Over Plot To Frame Leaders — Leadership...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday, raised a fresh alarm on a plot to frame up its leaders after they filed a petition to the United Nations and the Commonwealth over threats to democracy by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government. The party added that its national chairman,...

Uduaghan, Manager, Diden eye PDP ticket — Politics — The Guardian...

Emmanuel UduaghanThe saying that nobody gives up power without protest is playing out in Delta South Senatorial district. After an unprecedented fourth term, Senator James Manager seems not to be tired. He is still itching for another. But, hot on his heels, however are former Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan and...

PDP’ll take over Osun again – OyedokunThe Sun News

Omoniyi Salaudeen Following the governorship primaries of the two leading political parties in Ekiti State and the undercurrents, all eyes are now on Osun State for a similar exercise. In this interview, one of the notable elders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...

Support claims with evidence, army tells PDP  — Politics — The...

The Nigerian Army has challenged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to provide evidence its leadership was complicit in the just concluded local council elections in Kaduna State.The PDP had alleged that the General Officer Commanding (GOC), Division 1, Nigerian Army (NA), Major General Mohammed, tinkered with the elections. The Army urged the public to...

Coalition, nPDP insist PDP must change name to forge alliance –...

John Alechenu, Sunday Aborisade and Eniola Akinkuotu The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party is currently under intense pressure from the coalition of 36 political parties and the new PDP bloc within the All Progressives Congress to change its name as a condition to form an alliance ahead of...

Makarfi woos Obasanjo for PDP against Buhari — Politics — The...

Continue playing PDP Convention - Makarfi Extend Olive Branch To Aggrieved Members Watch again PDP Convention - Makarfi Extend Olive Branch To Aggrieved Members Former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caretaker committee chairman, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi has advised former President Olusegun Obasanjo not to jeopardise plans of the opposition in Nigeria...

Ex-PDP chair, Sherrif, avoids journalists after meeting Buhari – Punch Newspapers

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja A former National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, Ali-Modu Sherrif, on Thursday, avoided journalists after meeting behind closed doors with President Muhammadu Buhari. The meeting, which lasted about an hour, was held inside the President’s office. On arrival at the Presidential Villa, Abuja for the meeting at...

Ex-PDP chair, Ali Modu-Sherrif, shuns journalists after meeting Buhari – Punch...

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja A former National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, Ali Modu-Sherrif, on Thursday avoided journalists after meeting behind closed doors with President Muhammadu Buhari. The meeting, which lasted about an hour, was held inside the President’s office. On arrival at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, for the meeting at...

Desperation casts shadow on your Christianity, PDP tells Osinbajo – Punch...

John Alechenu and John Charles The Peoples Democratic Party has described Osinbajo’s visit to Benue State as an act of desperation that casts doubt publicly on his professed Christian faith and an attempt to “swindle votes” ahead of the 2019 general elections. The party, which said this in a statement signed...

Buhari’s performance claim fictitious, says PDP – Punch Newspapers

John Alechenu, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party has dismissed claims by President Muhammadu Buhari that his administration has done better than the previous PDP administrations. The PDP said this in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola Ologbodiyan, in Abuja, on Wednesday. The party was reacting to President Muhammadu...

Kaduna LG Election Fraudulent– PDP — Leadership Newspaper

The Kaduna State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the just concluded Local Government Elections in the 23 councils of the state as a total fraud. A statement made available to newsmen by the State Publicity Secretary of the party, Hon. Abraham Catoh said “the PDP observed...

As APC Wrestles Power With PDP In Ebonyi — Leadership Newspaper

As the 2019 election approaches, Obinna Ogbonnaya examines the chances of Governor David Umahi to a secure a second term in office, as opposition mounts from APC in the state As the 2019 general election gathers momentum, the incumbent Governor in Ebonyi State, Chief David is seeking...

Buhari’ll win 2019 poll without nPDP – El-Rufai – Punch Newspapers

John  Alechenu and Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, on Tuesday said members of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party were not capable of stopping President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election. He spoke in an interview with State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The governor said since 2003, Buhari...

Jam’iyyar PDP Ta Yi Babban Taro A Kumbotso — Leadership Hausa...

  Ranar Lahadin data gabata Jam’iyyar PDP a Karamar Hukumar Kumbotso ta gudanar da taron motsa Jam’iyya. Taron wanda ya gudana a Shagari Kwatas mazabar Guringawa dake Karamar Hukumar Kumbotso, da yake gabatar da jawabin sa shugaban Mazabar Guringawa Alhaji  Yakubu Maitama ya bayayana farin cikinsa bisa...

PDP mourns late CAN General Secretary — Nigeria — The Guardian...

Continue playing PDP Nat'l Chairman Holds Thankgiving Service To Mark Victory Watch again PDP Nat'l Chairman Holds Thankgiving Service To Mark Victory The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday, described the death of General Secretary of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Musa Asake, as shocking and painful. In a statement by...

Kaduna LG Polls APC Clinches 15 Seats, PDP Wins 4 —...

Results of Saturday’s local government elections in the 23 local government areas of Kaduna State released so far indicates that the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) won chairmanship seats in 15 out of the 23 local government areas of the state, while the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was victorious...

We’ll meet aggrieved APC chiefs, says PDP chairman – Punch Newspapers

Olusola Fabiyi and Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party has begun plans to meet aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress otherwise known as the New PDP. Though the party has been meeting with individuals to form a coalition against the ruling All Progressives Congress in the past,  it was...

PDP rejects Kaduna LG polls result : BusinessDay : News you can...

by OWEDE AGBAJILEKE, Abuja | May 13, 2018 7:11 pm The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) had rejected the final results of the Kaduna State local government elections held on Saturday. The opposition...

PDP Extols Sheik Isyaku Rabiu — Leadership Newspaper

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has extoled the virtues of late Islamic Scholar, businessman and philanthropist, Sheik Isyaku Rabiu, as a devout Muslim and a man of peace whose humility, in spite of towering attainments in all spheres of life, remains exemplary. The party said Sheik Rabiu’s death is a...

APC, PDP in Ekiti take post-governorship primary battle to social media...

As the race for the governorship elections in Ekiti State gradually takes shape following the conclusion of parties’ primaries, supporters of the ruling All Progressives Congress and the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party have taken the battle for the Ekiti State Government House to the social media. The virtual venue...

Kabiru Turaki’s Endorsement By Kebbi PDP Gets Commendations — Leadership Newspaper

A youth group, Coalition for good governance (CGG) has described Saturday’s endorsement of Alhaji Kabiru Taminu Turaki for the 2019 presidential election by the Kebbi state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as highly commendable. The group in a statement by its coordinator, Vincent Michael said though,...

PDP Scales Up Return Strategy — Leadership Newspaper

  The leading opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has upped its strategy for 2019, but will it be enough to cause the needed upset, CHIBUZO UKAIBE, writes Political parties are in battle mode for the 2019 general elections, and for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), nothing can’t be left to chance. The...

We’ll look into PDP’s agitations, says Oshiomhole — Politics — The...

OshiomholeFormer Edo State governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has promised to wade into the ultimatum issued by the Abubakar Kawu Baraje-led nPDP block in the All Progressives Congress (APC), which complained of marginalisation after helping to oust the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2015 election. Fielding questions in a television interview...

PDP, ADC, SDP, 35 parties hold alliance talks to oust Buhari...

John Alechenu, Olusola Fabiyi and Eniola Akinkuotu As part of the moves to oust President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress in 2019, the major opposition parties and third force elements are expected to hold joint and separate talks in the coming days with a view to forging an...

PDP holds special prayer for Yar’Adua – Punch Newspapers

Olaide Oyelude The Peoples Democratic Party in Katsina State on Saturday held special prayers for the late former President, Umaru Yar’Adua, who it described as the backbone of the party’s 16 years of governance in the state. The prayer session was attended by various Islamic clerics and scores of PDP members...

We’ve addressed issues raised by Obasanjo, PDP says – Punch Newspapers

The Peoples Democratic Party says all issues raised by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, in respect of the party, have been extensively addressed by its newly refocused and re-positioned leadership. The party gave the assurance in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan in Abuja on Friday. Ologbondiyan...

Ekiti PDP Picks Ex-Council Boss As Eleka’s Running Mate — Leadership...

Leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Ekiti State has picked immediate past Chairman of Ado Local Government, Kazeem Deji Ogunsakin, as the running mate to its Governorship candidate, Prof. Kolapo Olusola Eleka. The decision was reached on Friday, after extensive consultations with various stakeholders, including the youths and...

APC Makes PDP Party Of Saints — Leadership Newspaper

Offices of the All Progressives Congress (APC) across the country are still littered with broken bones, bloodied faces and shredded tallies from the party’s ward congresses last weekend.In virtually all the states, the ward congresses were marred by violence, with special drama in Anambra where the Minister of Labour...

Self-survival machination of ‘old PDP’ renegadesThe Sun News

The letter written by aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) block has given away the shenanigans and intrigues in the ruling political party. As some of us suspect, it is an indication that...

Adeyeye quits PDP – PM NEWS Nigeria

Mr Dayo AdeyeyeMr Dayo Adeyeye, a governorship aspirant in the just concluded Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primary, says he is defecting to another party in order to realise his ambition of providing rapid development in the state. Adeyeye, who polled 771 votes out of the 1,986 cast during the primary,...

PDP asks EFCC to probe Aregbesola’s govt – Punch Newspapers

Femi Makinde, Osogbo The Peoples Democratic Party has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission to beam their searchlights on the finance of the administration of Governor Rauf Aregbesola. The PDP chairman in Osun State, Mr. Soji Adagunodo, made this...

Adeyeye dumps PDP, faults gov primary – Punch Newspapers

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti A former Minister of State for Works, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, has announced his resignation from the Peoples Democratic Party. He announced his resignation from the party after a meeting with loyalists and supporters at his campaign office in Ado Ekiti on Thursday. Adeyeye said his major preoccupation was...

Tarry A Little, APC Chairmanship Aspirant, Ebri Appeals to nPDP Members...

All progressives Congress National Chairmanship aspirant, Chief Clement Ebri has called on the members of the New People’s Democratic Party in APC to tarry a little. The former governor of Cross River State made the appeal in a press statement made available to the media yesterday. The...

Adeyeye dumps PDP, faults governorship primary – Punch Newspapers

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti A former National Publicity Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Dayo Adeyeye, has announced his resignation from the party. He announced his resignation from the party after a meeting with loyalists and supporters at his campaign office in Ado Ekiti. (Visited 7,464 times, 1,377 visits today) Source link

Ex-PDP Spokesman, Adeyeye Dumps Party — Leadership Newspaper

Barely three days after the primary election of the Ekiti state chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in which Governor, Ayodele Fayose’s deputy Professor Kolapo Olusola emerged the winner, the former national publicity secretary of the party, Prince Adedayo Adeyeye have dumped the party. Adeyeye who was also former Minister...

Lagos PDP condoles with Bode George over son’s death – Punch...

  The Lagos State Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party on Thursday condoled with the former Vice-Chairman (South) of the party, Olabode George, over the death of his son, Dipo. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Dipo died in the early hours of Thursday at the age of 42. He...

PDP chieftain, Otiti, loses bid for foreign medical trip – Punch...

Oladimeji Ramon The Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday dismissed the plea by a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mrs. Olanrewaju Otiti, to travel abroad to get treatment for a liver-related ailment. Otiti, who is standing trial for an alleged fraud of N650m, had pleaded with the court to...

Buhari too ‘unwell’ to govern: PDP – Punch Newspapers

Nigeria’s main opposition party has said President Muhammadu Buhari is unfit to run the country after he again left for London on medical grounds. The 75-year-old former military ruler last year spent five months in London seeking treatment for an undisclosed illness that he said required multiple blood transfusions. He flew...

Buhari leaves for UK, PDP says he’s unfit to rule –...

Olusola Fabiyi and Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday departed Abuja for London, the United Kingdom on yet another medical trip. This is just as the Peoples Democratic Party alleged that the President is unfit to continue in office. Buhari was accompanied to the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe...

Fayose’s deputy, Olusola, wins PDP gov primary – Punch Newspapers

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti The Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, has emerged as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for the July 14 governorship election. Olusola, an indigene of Ikere Ekiti in the South senatorial district of the state, was the preferred candidate of Governor Ayodele Fayose. He...

Tight Security As Ekiti PDP Governorship Primary Commences — Leadership Newspaper

There was heavy security beef up on Tuesday at the popular Uncle Eagle Hall Event Centre in Ado-Ekiti as  the Ekiti PDP governorship primary got underway with the accreditation process. A  News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)  correspondent at the venue reports that armed  combined teams of policemen as well as...

Tight Security As Ekiti PDP Governorship Primary Commences — Leadership Newspaper

There was heavy security beef up on Tuesday at the popular Uncle Eagle Hall Event  Centre in Ado-Ekiti as  the Ekiti PDP governorship primary got underway with the accreditation process. A  News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)  correspondent at the venue reports that armed  combined teams of policemen as well as...