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PDP: APC importing foreigners into Lagos for President Buhari’s visit

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Lagos State chapter has raised the alarm over the influx of criminals into the state saying the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been importing thugs from outside the state and country.

Lagos PDP urges INEC to ban APC from 2019 polls

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to ban the All Progressives Congress (APC), from participating in the forthcoming elections in the state, accusing the party of militarising the polity, recruiting thugs and notorious criminals into its fold as members.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

PDP: Muhammadu Buhari-led APC government using Yemi Osinbajo to buy votes

The Peoples Democratic Party, Lagos State chapter, has alleged that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress government was buying votes ahead of the 2019 election.
Babajide Sanwo-Olu

PDP: We shall expose Jide Sanwo-Olu very soon

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Lagos State chapter on Sunday said Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will lose the 2019 governrship election irrespective of the endorsements he received from political parties in the state.
Former Nigerian vice-President Atiku Abubakar (R) is congratulated by runners-up Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal (L) and Senate President Bukola Saraki (C) after winning the presidential ticket of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) during the party's national convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on October 7, 2018. Nigeria's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has picked Abubakar to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari who is seeking a second term in presidential polls scheduled for February 2019. PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP

2019: Lagos PDP congratulates Atiku Abubakar

The Lagos State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday congratulated Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on his emergence as the party’s presidential candidate for the 2019 general elections.
Moshood Salvador

Moshood Salvador: I was never a mole of Asiwaju Tinubu in PDP

A former Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr Moshood Salvador on Sunday said he did his best to reposition the opposition party for greatness while he was chairman.

2019: Desperate aspirants risk disqualification without appeal – PDP

Lagos State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned aspirants on its platform for the 2019 polls to eschew violence and desperation in their quest to become the party’s candidates, warning that erring aspirants shall be disqualified without any appeal.

2019: Lagos PDP warns aspirants against violence

The Lagos state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday warned aspirants in the state against taking to violence in their bid to become the party’s candidates for the 2019 elections.
Moshood Salvador

PDP reacts to defection of its Lagos chairman to APC

The Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described Monday’s defection of its chairman, Moshood Salvador, to the All Progressives Congress (APC) as good riddance.

PDP decry ‘frequent delays’ in Lagos light rail project, demand probe

The Lagos State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has decried what it called the “frequent delays” in the delivery of the state light rail project.

Governor Ambode’ll not be distracted by your ranting – Lagos govt tells PDP

Lagos State government said at the weekend that the Akinwunmi Ambode led administration elected under the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) will not be distracted by statements made by the state chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

‘Dead’ PDP not capable of capturing Lagos – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) described the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) as dead and not capable of capturing Lagos in 2019.

Lagos PDP congress ‘undemocratic’ – lawmaker

A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr Dipo Olorunrinu, on Wednesday described as undemocratic the process through which the party state executives emerged on Sunday.

Moshood Salvador elected Lagos PDP chairman

The Lagos Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has elected as its Chairman, Mr Moshood Salvador, a factional Chairman of the chapter.

Lagos PDP mourns caretaker chairman Babatunde Solanke

Some chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party on Sunday described the death of the party’s Caretaker Chairman in Lagos State, Chief Babatunde Solanke, as shocking.

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Kaduna killings: We don’t know casualty figure yet – CP

Two days after Governor Nasir El-Rufai put the figure at 130, Kaduna State Commissioner of Police, Ahmad Abdulrahman, has said that the casualty figures of Kajuru killings is yet to be ascertained.
Edwin Kiagbodo Clark

Edwin Clark: It’s difficult to say if elections‘ll be free, fair

Elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, has expressed worries that with recent happenings in preparations for the general elections, “it will be difficult to say if the elections will be free and fair.”
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MTN Uganda responds to government queries, says ‘we are tax compliant’

Uganda’s biggest telecommunications company MTN has denied government accusations it has been understating its revenues, insisting that it was fully meeting all its tax obligations.
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency, and resulted into savings of over $21 billion.

President Buhari: Define the future of our country with your votes

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to define the future of the country with their votes.
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Lafarge, Fidson to get three-year tax holiday

Lafarge Cement Plc and Fidson Healthcare Plc are part of the nine companies that will three years tax holiday from the payment of company income tax.