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Benue guber: Samuel Ortom emerges PDP candidate

The Chairman, PDP Electoral Panel for the state, Hajia Zainab Maina, announced that Ortom scored 2,210 votes to emerge winner, while Tondo got 475 votes. Atume and Orhii polled 44 and 10 votes respectively.

PDP will clinch 2019 presidency with Tunde Adeniran’s chairmanship – Governor Ugwuanyi

In what appeared to be a watershed for the PDP national chairmanship ambition of former Minister of Education, Professor Tunde Adeniran, the Governor of Enugu State, Hon Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has assured party faithful of his confidence in the leadership qualities of Professor Adeniran.

Grace Bent, Zainab Maina laud Senator Ahmed Makarfi over Adamawa PDP congress

The stakeholders said that the success of the congress has restored confidence in the party members and brought hope to the people of the state who are ready to ‘change the change’.

Litigations responsible for PDP’s ineffective opposition role – Raymond Dokpesi

A Peoples Democratic Party national chairmanship aspirant, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, has blamed the party’s inability to effectively perform as opposition on protracted litigation over its leadership since 2015.

President Buhari’s govt good at lies, propaganda – Goodluck Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has alleged that the Federal Government under President Muhammadu Buhari is characterised by lies and propaganda.

Zoning tears Adamawa PDP apart

Some stakeholders of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Adamawa on Thursday protested over a zoning formula adopted by a group in the party ahead of the PDP congresses on Saturday.

2019: General Ibrahim Babangida urges PDP to remain focused

Former Military President, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, on Monday, in Minna, the Niger State capital, told some founding members of the People Democratic Party (PDP) remain focus in their political activities if they are to wrestle power from the ruling party (APC) come 2019.

PDP chairmanship: Ex-Minister Tunde Adeniran seeks General Babangida’s support

A former minister of education, Tunde Adeniran, has moved his campaign train to the residence of a former military president, Ibrahim Babangida, to solicit his support for his bid to become the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Zoning: National chairman from Southwest or no PDP – Ahmadu Ali

Prominent leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the three geo-political zones in the North yesterday urged adherence to the zoning arrangement agreed upon for the party’s national convention and 2019 general elections.

2019: PDP presidential ambition a tough task – ex-ministers

Two former ministers, who served under the administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, have declared that it will not be easy for the party to return to power in 2019.

Sheriff absent at North East PDP peace meeting

A former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, was absent at a reconciliatory meeting of the party for the North-East zone held in Yola on Tuesday

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