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An eye for an eye will make Nigeria blind – Atiku

Former Nigerian vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, has condemned those issuing quit notices and counter quit notices to fellow Nigerians in various parts of the country, saying they were misguided.

Why Gov. Ayade missed PDP convention – Aide

Cross River State Governor Ben Ayade was conspicuous absent at the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Convention held in Abuja.

2019: We’ll create three industrial cities in Delta – Utomi

Professor Patrick Utomi has vowed that he will create three industrial parks in the three senatorial districts of Delta State based on the resources accrue to the state when he assumes the governorship position come 2019.

APGA will win Lagos, Southeast in 2019 – Agbaso​

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has ratified the nominations of Chief Martin Agbaso as the substantive National Chairman and Alhaji A.D. Musa as the party’s National Secretary.

PDP is praying for Buhari’s recovery – Makarfi

Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, the National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says the party will continue to pray for the recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Akpabio urges APC senators to dump ruling party for PDP

Senator Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom North-West, PDP), has called on his colleagues in the All Progressives Congress (APC) to decamp.

APGA expels Oye, others, dissolves seven states excos

The national chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Martin Agbaso, has stated that the era of impunity before any member of the party could secure an elective position in the party is over.

APC has destabilised solid foundation we laid in 16 years – PDP

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) says the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has destabilised the “solid foundation” it laid in 16 years.

Gov. Fayose launches presidential bid

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has told members of the Peoples Democratic Party that he would receive them at the Presidential Villa in 2019.

APC must go in 2019 – PDP

The leaders said Nigerians must kick out the APC in 2019 and return PDP to the Villa in 2019, describing PDP as a government-in-waiting and a party that would make life abundant for the citizenry.

Controversy trails Kogi APC delegates election

The Local Government Delegate congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held across the 21 local government areas of Kogi State, on Saturday, was peaceful as the state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, declared that the exercise had further united the party.

We didn’t plug all loopholes to end corruption – Jonathan

For the first time, former President Goodluck Jonathan said in Abuja on Saturday that his administration did not plug all loopholes in its bid to end corruption in the country.

PDP dissolves excos In seven states

Going by the decision of the Non-elective National Convention of the country’s opposition party which held in Abuja on Saturday 12th, August 2017, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Caretaker Committee has extended, by four months, the tenure of Senator Ahmed Makarfi as the Caretaker Committee Chairman.

PDP will not support separatist agenda – Akpabio

The Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senate Caucus, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, has assured Nigerians that the party will not support any separatist agenda in the country.

Nobody can intimidate PDP members – Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says nobody can intimidate members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), because “even God believes” in them.

PDP extends tenure of Makarfi-led caretaker committee

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has concluded its non-elective national convention, where it extended the tenure of the Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee, NCC.

Ogun guber: Obasanjo, Amosun drum support for Ogun West

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, on Saturday justified why the Ogun West Senatorial District should produce the next governor of the state in 2019.

PDP going back to Villa – Fayose

Governor of Ekiti state and Chairman of PDP Governors Forum, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has said that those who are currently in Aso Rock are one chance people who don’t know what they are doing there.

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Lagos community signs deal with foreign investors on infrastructure

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Tunisia turns the page on Ben Ali

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