By Patrick Andrew
The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh has said that the party will provide a decent and credible opposition that will constructively proffer sound alternatives to the policies and programmes of the in-coming administration without recourse to insults, propaganda and deceit. Read More →
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by OBIORA IFOH
…sneaks into APC national secretariat
Former national chairman of PDP, Prince Vincent Ogbulafor, yesterday sneaked into All Progressives Congress, APC, national secretariat where he had a closed door meeting with national chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun, for nearly an hour.
Ogbulafor, a one time national secretary of the People’s Democratic Party, as well as the national chairman, was also a Minister for Economic Matters.
He also contested the governorship of Abia State under the then All Peoples Party. Speaking with journalists at the party secretariat, Ogbulafor said he came to congratulate the national chairman of APC for a job well done. Read More →
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A former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Vincent Ogbulafor, reportedly met with the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun behind closed doors on Friday.
Ogbulafor sneaked into the APC head office in Abuja on Friday.
The meeting was ongoing at the time of this report.
Mr. Ogbulafor was removed as PDP chairman in 2010 amid allegations of corruption.
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By Festus Ahon
GUBERNATORIAL Candidate of the Labour Party, LP, in Delta State, Chief Great Ogboru has rejected the results of the April 11 gubernatorial election and said he was heading to the tribunal to challenge the outcome of the election he alleged was characterized by massive rigging by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
Ogboru who stated in a press conference in his Abraka country home, yesterday said his party was rejecting the declaration of Senator Ifeanyi Okowa as the winner of the April 11 gubernatorial election by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.
He said; “We reject this declaration by INEC. Okowa did not score majority of lawful votes cast in the election and did not also meet relevant constitutional provisions.
“It is our firm view that the return of Senator Okowa as governor-elect does not reflect the democratic will of the majority of our electorate. His said return is based on electoral irregularities and malpractices that cannot be ignored by any unbiased umpire. Read More →
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The Peoples Democratic Party on Wednesday expressed confidence that it would effectively dislodge the All Progressives Party from power in four years time and reestabilsh its dominance in the nation’s political horizon.
Olisa Metuh, the party`s National Publicity Secretary, stated this while speaking with journalists at the end of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) meeting.
The meeting was the first after it lost the presidential election to the APC. Read More →
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Written by Our Reporter
A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart has called for the resignation of the members of the National Working Committee (NWC) members led by National Chairman Adamu Mu’azu.
Br Ben Onyechere, a leader of the party in Imo State, who was Special assistant to Chief Alex Ekwueme, during the formation of the PDP in 1998, said the abysmal failure of the party in the general elections, calls for a regeneration.
In a statement yesterday, Onyechere said Mu’azu and his team ought to quit because they have “no reason to remain there other Read More →
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Representatives of some political parties in Rivers and observer groups on Wednesday, expressed different views on the outcome of the Governorship and House of Assembly elections in the State.
The United Nations Women and Pan African Observers said at a news conference in Port Harcourt that the elections in the state were free and fair.
Mrs Eno Udensi, President, Pan African Women observers, said the elections in Rivers were peaceful and creditable.
Udensi added that the results that produced the PDP candidate, Chief Nyesom Wike, as winner, were a reflection of the will of the people.
However, representatives of All Progressives Congress (APC), and All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), disagreed with the observers’ reports. Read More →
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