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Justice Okon Abang rejects defence lawyer’s request to withdraw after Olisa Metuh’s fall

Mr. Emeka Etiaba (SAN), a defence lawyer to a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, announced his withdrawal from the case during the Monday’s proceedings of Metuh’s trial before the Federal High Court in Abuja.

PDP plans familiarisation tour of Oyo

The leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State with other bigwigs in the party have concluded plans to begin a familiarisation tour across the 33 local government chapters of the state party.

Olisa Metuh collapses in court

A former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, collapsed Monday morning as he was making his way to the dock for his resumed trial at the Federal High Court in Abuja.

Senator Olujimi renews fight with Governor Fayose

Senator Abiodun Olujimi, the Senate Deputy Minority Whip, has expressed concern over the “declining fortunes” of her party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Ekiti State.

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar, Jerry Gana, others visit Senator Jonah Jang in prison

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have visited former Governor of Plateau State and Senator representing Plateau North in the National Assembly, Sen. Jonah Jang, in Jos prison, where he was remanded pending the determination on bail application.

Akwa Ibom APC elects new executive

The peace pact in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State was concretised on Saturday with the election of a 37-member State Executive Committee for the party by consensus during its state congress in Uyo.

PDP: President Buhari’s visit to Jigawa caused APC collapse

Jigawa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the state evidently led to the collapse of the All Progressives Congress (APC), as large number of party bigwigs in the state defected to the Social Democratic Party (SDP) to save themselves after the visit.

Stakeholders: APC’ll end like PDP in 2019

The crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), arising from the conduct of its ward, council and state congresses, may eventually lead to a “disastrous” outing for the party in 2019, stakeholders of the party have predicted.

Federal government’s fuel subsidy regime fraudulent – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of operating a corruption-infested fuel subsidy regime.

APC leadership, nPDP meet today to address grievances

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and members of the new PDP (nPDP) bloc of the APC is slated to meet in Abuja today in order to address the grievances raised by members of the nPDP.

PDP: President Buhari’s fuel subsidy regime fraudulent

The Peoples Democratic Party has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of corruption over the fuel subsidy regime of his government.

2,000 Bayelsa APC members defect to PDP day after parallel state congress

Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has suffered further depletion as over 2,000 members on Sunday defected to the Peoples Democratic Party in Sagbama Local Government Area of the state.

President Buhari bad business for corrupt politicians, civil servants – Presidency

Presidential Spokesman, Garba Shehu, says the Buhari government is bad business for a number of parliamentarians, civil servants and security agents.

APC chieftain condemns parallel congresses in some states

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kwara, Alhaji Kawu Baraje, has described parallel congresses of the party in some states as unhealthy and dangerous for the party.

Senator Omisore: I will contest Osun governorship on platform of SDP

Sen. Iyiola Omisore, a former Deputy Governor of Osun, has announced his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to Social Democratic Party (SDP).

Presidency: PDP will reverse President Buhari’s achievements if they win in 2019

The Presidency has warned that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will reverse the achievements of President Mohammadu Buhari led All Progressive Congress (APC) government has brought the country if it to win the 2019 presidential election.

Senator Nwaoboshi gives generators to ward secretaries in Delta North

The senator representing Delta North Senatorial District in the National Assembly and Chairman, Senate Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, has given 6.4 Kva generating set to each of the 98 Ward Secretaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta North Senatorial District.

Senator Saraki accused of choosing recycled PDP members to lead APC in Kwara

The factional chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state, Bunmi Olusona, has asked “loyal party members” to disregard the executives “handpicked” by Senate President Bukola Saraki at the congress in the state.

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