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Sheriff takes over PDP secretariat tomorrow

The return of Sen Ali Modu Sheriff as national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has sparked anxiety within the ranks of the Sen Ahmed Makarfi-led group of the party. This comes just as Sheriff, yesterday, declared that he

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PDP crisis: Fayose can’t speak for governors, says Sheriff

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has said that it was wrong for Governor Ayodele Fayose to have rejected him as the leader of the party on behalf of other governors. Sheriff spoke with

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PDP governments spent N2.7 trillion to put Nigeria in darkness — Dogara

Speaker Yakubu Dogara said on Tuesday that successive administrations from 1999 to 2015 spent nearly N3 trillion on the power sector but recorded little success. Mr. Dogara noted that within the stated period, when the Peoples Democratic Party controlled Nigeria

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1500 APC members in Katsina defect to PDP

Over 1,500 members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Radda town, Charanchi Local Government Area of Katsina State, on Friday defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The defectors moved to the PDP with their leader, Alhaji Mustapha Radda,

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PDP not broke – Adeyeye

The Sen. Ahmed Makarfi-led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under has denied an allegation that the party was financially broke and could not meet up with it financial obligations. The National Publicity of the party, Mr Dayo Adeyeye made the denial

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Ekiti PDP caucus in NASS lauds Fayose’s emergence

Ekiti PDP caucus in the National Assembly has described the emergence of Gov. Ayodele Fayose as the new chairman of PDP Governors’ Forum as a new dawn for the party. Sen. Abiodun Olujimi, representing Ekiti South, made the assertion in a

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Former Senate President, Ken Nnamani joins APC

Former Senate President, Chief Ken Nnamani, on Sunday joined the All Progressives Congress.  Nnamani was a member of the Peoples Democratic Party. The former Senate President, who is currently the head of the Electoral Reform Committee set up by President

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1,000 PDP members defect to APC n Abia

No fewer than 1,000 members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia State. The decampees include former Minority leader of the state House of Assembly, Hon. Humphrey Azubuike; Major Gen. Ogbonna

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Mega party: Buhari’s ministers, govs. named as sponsors

The intrigues and political manoeuvring that will shape the 2019 general elections have begun to unfold with revelations that some serving ministers and governors on the platform of the two major political parties are deeply involved in the formation and

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APC Senators to Ekweremadu: Defect or be booted out of office

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has been told in clear terms that he risks losing his coveted seat unless he defects from his party to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Ekweremadu was elected into that office in 2015 on

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