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Gov. Emmanuel picks deputy governor, Ekpo as running mate

Governor Udom Emmanuel has announced his deputy, Mr Moses Ekpo as his running mate for the 2019 governorship election in Akwa Ibom State. The Governor, who presented him before the State Caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at the Government House, Uyo, said Ekpo had shown resilience and capacity …

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APC primary: VON DG bombs Oshiomhole, raises posers

The dust raised by the primary elections of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is yet to settle as the Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria, VON, Mr. Osita Okechukwu has again attacked the party’s national chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, accusing him of promoting impunity. Okechukwu, who accused Oshiomhole of …

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2019 election a done deal for Buhari – Nda-Isaiah

One of the former presidential aspirants on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Sam Nda-Isaiah has expressed confidence that President Muhammadu Buhari will win the 2019 general election. Sam Nda-Isaiah, who is also the chairman of the Leadership Group, emphazied that the enormous infrastructural projects embarked upon by …

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2019: Buhari’s Minister, Shittu drags APC to court

The Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, has dragged his political party, the All Progressives Congress, APC to court. The Minister took the legal action after the party disqualified him as a governorship aspirant in Oyo State. The ruling party stopped the Minister from continuing his gubernatorial race through screening after …

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Why APC is in crisis – Bamidele

Senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Ekiti Central Senatorial District, Opeyemi Bamidele, has spoken on the crises rocking the party across the country. He said the situation was all about the outcome of primaries and politicking ahead of the 2019 general election Bamidele spoke at the party’s …

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Lagos 2019: What Sanwo-Olu told APC members

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday said he would run a government based on the wishes of the people if elected. He made the pledge at Ikeja while speaking during a ‘Thank You’ visit to party members in the Lagos …

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PDP Presidential Primaries: Senator Makarfi breaks silence

Former National Committee Chairman and presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has expressed appreciation to his supporters across the country, for the faith, confidence and commitment shown to his presidential ambition. In a statement issued by his spokesman, Mukhtar Dahiru Sirajo, Senator Makarfi said, …

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2019: Enugu group endorses Ugwuanyi for second term

A group in Enugu North Senatorial District of Enugu State, known as “Nsukka Zonal Strategic Group (NZSG)”, has unanimously endorsed Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for a second term in office, resolving to join hands with other people of the state to ensure the governor’s success in the forthcoming 2019 elections. The …

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