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VOXPOP: Do you think Nigerians will vote for PDP in 2019 general elections?

A crucial question that Aljazirah’s Amina Isah sought answers to on the streets of Abuja.  Reactions Charlze Anyichukwu, Nigerian Breweries Let me state clearly that the reason APC won the election, was because Nigerians were tired and wanted a change but unfortunately,

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Breaking: Supreme Court sacks Sheriff, reinstates Makarfi as PDP National Chairman

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja The judgment was delivered by a panel of judges of the apex court on Wednesday morning The Supreme Court on Wednesday sacked Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. In

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Doyin Okupe dumps PDP

Dr. Doyin Okupe on Sunday resigned his membership from the Peoples Democratic Party. Okupe, a former national chairmanship aspirant of the party, was also a spokesman for former President Olusegun Obasanjo while the latter was in power. In a statement sent to

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Buhari and the 2019 debate

By Olusegun Adeniyi Thanks to Speaker Yakubu Dogara, I was on the floor of the House of Representatives last Friday as guest speaker at a special session to mark the mid-term of the 18th National Assembly. I was invited to

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It was difficult paying salaries when Buhari assumed office – Amaechi

Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday said it was difficult for the Muhammadu Buhari administration to pay salaries when it took over government. Amaechi, who spoke at an annual lecture organised by CKN News, said the rot the

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Beji, Niger PDP chair remain in EFCC custody

Former Niger state Governor Dr Muazu Babaginda Aliyu and his chief of staff, Umar Mohammed Nasko appeared before the Minna High Court presided by Justice Mohammed Aliyu Maiyaki today. Also in court was the state chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),

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INEC to decide on new political parties tomorrow

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, said it would on Wednesday disclose its decision on political associations seeking to be registered as political parties. The Chairman of the commission, Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this in an interview with journalists at an

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BREAKING: Dokpesi, Anyanwu float new political party

Raymond Dokpesi, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), joined some notable politicians to unveil a new party – the Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA) – on Monday. Dan Anyanwu, former chairman of the Labour Party, is also at

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Fayose: APC gave Sheriff $1m for proposed PDP convention

Ekiti State governor Mr. Ayodele Fayose has accused the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) of investing over $1 million in the Senator Ali Modu Sheriff proposed national convention. “This is being done so as to sustain the party’s plot to

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