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Senator Makarfi tells labour to stop fighting for money

A former governor of Kaduna State, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has asked organised labour in the country to always hold government accountable rather than fighting for “money, money.”
Nyesom Wike

2023: We’ll bank on Goodluck Jonathan, Bukola Saraki, Nyesom Wike – PDP

The Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Walid Jibrin, has said the PDP BoT will embark on strategic talks and engagements with former President Goodluck Jonathan; a former Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido; and other presidential aspirants of the party to solidify and position the party to recapture power at the federal level in 2023.
Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi

Former Kaduna governor loses father

Former Kaduna State Governor and former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has lost his father.
Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon

Bishop Fearon: Too much anger, hate in Kaduna people

There is too much hatred, anger and fear among citizens of Kaduna state due to ignorance fuelled by their segregation along religious and ethnic lines, which makes them disagree on common issues, Bishop Josiah Idowu Fearon has said.

Fresh crisis hits Lagos PDP

Fresh crisis is rearing its head in the Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as a chieftain of the party, Chief Segun Adewale, popularly known as Aeroland, insists he remains chairman of the party till 2021, announcing that the current occupier of the position, Dr. Adegbola Dominic, has been sacked immediately.

Segun Adewale makes fresh claim at Lagos PDP chairmanship

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos, Mr Segun Adewale, has insisted that he is the Chairman of the party in the state.
Nasir El-Rufai

Governor El-Rufai defeats Senators Makarfi, Hunkuyi, Isa Ashiru at home

Kaduna State Governor and the Governorship Candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Malam Nasir El-Rufai has won in Kudan and Makarfi local government areas.

Southern Kaduna wants PDP stalwarts to explain party’s failure in North

The Southern Kaduna has asked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and political juggernauts from Kaduna North to, within 24 hours, explain what led to the party’s woeful performance in the northern part of the state during the presidential election, or they might be left with no option to align with another party, possibly All Progressives Congress (APC).

PDP kicks over arrest of campaign director

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State have protested against the recent arrest of its Campaign Director Media Committee of the Isa Ashiru Gubernatorial Campaign Team, Mr Ben Bako, by security operatives for undisclosed charges.
Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi

Senator Makarfi: Most projects in Kaduna were done by PDP

A former governor of Kaduna State, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has asked the people of the state to return the PDP to power, saying most of the projects in Kaduna were done by the party.
Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu of the People Democratic Party, PDP, has emerged the factional governorship candidate of the party for the 2019 governorship election.

Ladi Adebutu: APC influenced INEC on Ogun PDP candidates list

A member of the Federal House of Representatives and factional candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu, has alleged the interference of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo in the candidates’ list of the PDP.
Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu of the People Democratic Party, PDP, has emerged the factional governorship candidate of the party for the 2019 governorship election.

Election: INEC trying to destabilise PDP in Ogun – Ladi Adebutu

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Mr. Oladipupo Adebutu, has said that Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) recognition of the candidacy of Senator Buruji Kasamu as the candidate of the party is a deliberate action of the commission to destabilise the party in the state.

Election: Senator Ekweremadu, Speaker Dogara, others named Atiku Abubakar’s technical advisers

Barely over 30 days to Nigeria’s presidential election, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday named technical advisers to its presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar.
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday urged Nigerians not to fall into deceptions of President Muhammdu Buhari and his party (APC) in their to seek second term.-2

Uche Secondus: Mission to rescue Nigeria has begun

The national hierarchy of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday stormed Sokoto to kick off the party’s national campaign for the 2019 general election.
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday urged Nigerians not to fall into deceptions of President Muhammdu Buhari and his party (APC) in their to seek second term.-1

Atiku Abubakar: Nigerians must stop Muhammadu Buhari second coming

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday urged Nigerians not to fall into deceptions of President Muhammdu Buhari and his party (APC) in their to seek second term.
The Police Command in Sokoto State on Monday said the just-concluded launching of the North-West campaign rally by the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, held in Sokoto was hitch-free.

Goodluck Jonathan: Vote PDP so that we can all have food to eat

The Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has promised that if elected, he will bring to bear his diverse experiences to tackle unemployment, insecurity and other challenges facing the nation.
Atiku Abubakar

Sokoto rally: Atiku Abubakar urges Nigerians to vote out APC

Atiku described Buhari as incompetent in handling the country’s affair, saying the task of making Nigeria work again is a collective effort of all Nigerians and asked them to vote out Buhari in 2019.
Atiku Abubakar

PDP supporters throng Sokoto for Atiku Abubakar

Thousands of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) supporters, on Monday, thronged Sokoto State and its environs in colourful attires and motorcades for the launching of the North-West zonal campaign of the presidential candidate of the party, Atiku Abubakar.

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The former spokesperson for the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, will appeal his conviction and sentencing handed by the Federal High Court in Abuja Tuesday, his lawyer said.

Jailed former PDP spokesperson Olisa Metuh’s lawyer vows to appeal judgement

The former spokesperson for the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, will appeal his conviction and sentencing handed by the Federal High Court in Abuja Tuesday, his lawyer said.

NERC orders metering of electricity consumers by April 30

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has directed the Distribution Companies (DisCos) to ensure that electricity consumers are metered by April 30.
The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Three teachers arrested for defiling teenage students in Ekiti

The campaign against sexual harassment and abuse in Ekiti has claimed its first casualties as three teachers of two secondary schools were arrested by the officers of the Ekiti State Police Command on Tuesday.
Nigerian table tennis player, Cecilia Edem Effiong.

Minister hails taekwondo, table tennis qualifiers

Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, has applauded Elizabeth Anyanacho, who is the first Nigerian female to qualify for Taekwondo in 16 years and second female ever Taekwondo Olympian for the country as well as table tennis player, Cicilia Edem Effiong.

Hisbah apprehend woman for marring two husbands in Kano

A 37 years old woman identified as Hauwa Ali has been apprehended by the Hisbah Corps (Shariah police) for marrying to two husbands in Kumbotso local government area of Kano State.