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Ex-Governor Oshiomhole to emerge APC national chair by consensus

Highly-placed party sources revealed in Abuja on Saturday that the ongoing ward, local government and state congresses were “dress rehearsals” for what would happen in June during the national convention.

Governor Okorocha: What President Buhari told me about APC congress nationwide

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday in Daura, Katsina State, met behind closed doors with Governors Rochas Okorocha of Imo and Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara.

Governors Okorocha, Yari brief President Buhari on outcome of APC ward congress

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday in Daura, Katsina state, met behind closed doors with Governors Rochas Okorocha of Imo and Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara.

APC governors keep mum after meeting with President Buhari

State governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress on Tuesday kept mum after meeting President Muhammadu Buhari behind closed doors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Governor Okorocha congratulates APC chair John Oyegun on his tenure extension

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State and chairman of the Progressives Governors Forum has congratulated Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and other members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the extension of their tenures by one year.

We’re expecting Governor El-Rufai’s restructuring committee report – APC

The All Progressives Congress has dismissed opposition claims that President Muhammadu Buhari’s January 1st nationwide address is an indication that the restructuring debate is over.

President Buhari orders governors to clear workers salary

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, to immediately release 50 percent from the balance of the first trench of the Paris Club debt refund to state governments.

Anambra poll too transparent to be contested – Governor Okorocha

The Governor of Imo State and Chairman, Progressives Governors’ Forum, Rochas Okorocha, has urged all the candidates that participated in the election to team up with Governor Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance to make the state a model state.

No automatic ticket for anyone in 2019 – APC

The All Progressives Congress has come out with its strongest position yet on the controversy generated by the clamour by some party members for an automatic ticket for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.

2019: APC governors’ bid to get automatic ticket for President Buhari fails at NEC...

A move by some governors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress to use the platform of the National Executive Council of the party to endorse President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term failed on Tuesday.

APC governors to implement compulsory free education, security trust fund

The Chairman of the Progressives Governors’ Forum (PGF), who was represented by his deputy, Prince Eze Madumere, told newsmen that the moves were part of measures to ensure that policy initiatives of APC states were equally implemented and sustained in APC controlled states.

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Governors El-Rufai, Dickson drum support for restructuring

The Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson Monday met with his Kaduna State counterpart, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai at the Government House, Kaduna.

Governor Wike, Bishop Kukah differ on how to entrench democracy in Nigeria

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and Most Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah, the Bishop, Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, on Monday disagreed on the best way to entrench and consolidate democracy in Nigeria.

American based company set to invest over $10 billion in coastal rail line

Shah Mathias, the Founder of Ameri Metro Inc, based in the United States, said on Monday that the company was ready to invest over $10 billion in the coastal rail project from Lagos to Calabar and Calabar to Port Harcourt.

DHQ: Troops kill 35 militia herdsmen in Benue, Taraba, others

The Defence Headquarters says 35 militia herdsmen have been neutralized, while one soldiers paid the supreme price and another one missing in the “Operation Whirl Stroke’’ in Benue, Nasarawa, Taraba and Zamfara states.

Oby Ezekwesili: Nigerians deserve right to quality leadership

The Convener of the Red Card Movement and onetime Education Minister, Mrs Obiageli Ezekwesili, says Nigerians deserve the right to enjoy quality leadership and good governance.