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Governor Dickson’s commissioner, others defect to APC in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Youth Development, Mr. Otobo Ibarakumo, has resigned his appointment with the Seriake Dickson administration with immediate effect.

History will be fair to you as core democrat – Atiku tells Jonathan

A former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has described former President Goodluck Jonathan as a hero of democracy in Nigeria.

APC, PDP trade words on Ekiti employment forms

‎A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Dayo Adeyeye, has described the employment forms being distributed to unemployed youths by the Ekiti State Government as a scam.

Ekiti guber: We’ll determine Governor Fayose’s successor – NIM

The Nigeria Intervention Movement, NIM, led by Olisa Agbakoba, SAN, has said it will determine the winner of the July 14 gubernatorial election in Ekiti state by engaging candidates and throwing its support behind a preferred candidate.

Rivers PDP chair tasks new council chiefs on aggressive campaign for new members

Rivers State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Felix Obuah, has charged newly sworn-in local government chairmen and their Councillors, to embark on aggressive campaigns aimed at winning more members for the party.

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar: I’m ready to confront anti-democratic forces

Former Vice President and a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has declared that he was ready to confront anti-democratic forces ahead the 2019 elections.

President Buhari’s government rated high in diaspora – aspirant

Mr. Pascal Agubuzo, a chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) and House of Representatives aspirant for Udi-Ezeagu federal constituency in Enugu State, has described the approval rating of President Muhammadu Buhari in the Diaspora as high.

2019: Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar storms Bayelsa, woos Governor Dickson

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Tuesday called at Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State in Yenagoa, assuring the people of the Niger Delta that their desire for a restructured Nigeria would become a reality in 2019 when he is voted in as the country’s next president.

Senator Ndume exposes Boko Haram strongholds in Borno

The senator representing Borno South, Ali Ndume, has identified two hotbeds in the state, where members of Islamic terrorist group, Boko Haram, carry out their attacks. To this end, the lawmaker has called on security agencies to intensify efforts on the two identified black spots of Boko Haram.

Asiwaju Tinubu: Kayode Fayemi now smarter, more intelligent

The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, says the party’s candidate in the Ekiti governorship election, Kayode Fayemi, is smarter and more intelligent.

Ekiti guber: Vice President Osinbajo, Asiwaju Tinubu, John Oyegun drum support for Kayode Fayemi

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, assured Ekiti voters that the standard bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Kayode Fayemi, will attract projects from the Federal Government as democracy dividends if voted into office.

2019: Kingsley Moghalu promises more technology investment to boost economy

The former deputy governor of Central Bank of Nigeria and Young Progressive Party presidential flagbearer, Professor Kingsley Moghalu, has promised to improve businesses and create jobs in the country through massive investment in technology, entrepreneurship and education reform.

In Pictures: Vice President Osinbajo, Asiwaju Tinubu others campaign for Kayode Fayemi at mega...

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said the All Progressives Congress, (APC) remains the only party capable of liberating the people of Ekiti state from their current challenges.

APC Convention: No consensus candidates – official

Ahead of the national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) scheduled for Saturday, a member of the publicity sub-committee of the National Convention Organising Committee, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has said there will be no ‘unity list.’

Protesters storm APC secretariat, demand removal of John Oyegun-led NWC

Protesters have gathered at the national office of the All Progressives Congress demanding the removal of the John Odigie-Oyegun-led national working committee of the ruing party.

Akwa Ibom APC, PDP bicker over accountability

As the 2019 general elections approach, there seems to be a renewed battled between the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State.

‎Ekiti APC’s mega rally witnesses tight security

The scheduled mega rally of Mr. Kayode Fayemi, the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) for the July 14 election in Ekiti state, on Tuesday witnessed tight security.

2019: CNPP warns parties against high nomination fees

Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) Secretary in Lagos State, Mr. Olumide Oguntoyinbo, has warned against imposing high nomination fees on aspirants in their respective primaries for the 2019 elections.

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