Katsina 2023: “We are all set for Yakubu Lado’s victory in the Governorship contest” – Chairman, Media Committee, Imrana Nas

The chairman of the Atiku/Lado Campaign Media Committee of Katsina State, Alhaji Imrana Nas, the champion of the poor, has expressed the intention of his committee to ensure that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s governorship candidate in Katsina state, Alhaji Yakubu Lado Danmarke, wins in the upcoming 2023 election. Imrana Nas stated this during his parley with journalists in Katsina, shortly after the launch of their Committee, which took place at the PDP party secretariat in the state. The Chairman of the Media Committee added that it is evidently clear…

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Ayu-Must-Go crisis: “We’re still open to reconciliation” – G5 Govs., others

…Forms Integrity Group Five governors, elected on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), and some aggrieved party leaders have stated that they are still open to reconciliation within the party. The G5 governors and some party leaders, who stated this in an issued communique after its strategic meeting in Lagos, also announced the formation of a group to be known as the ‘Integrity Group’. Recall that the presidential candidate of the PDP, Atiku Abubakar and Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has been at daggers-drawn over the calls for…

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2023: “I will support you” – Wike assures Peter Obi

Presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, has asked Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers, to support his bid for the presidency. Obi said this yesterday, during the inauguration of the Nkpolu Oroworukwo flyover in Port Harcourt, the Rivers capital. The LP candidate said he will ensure better opportunities for Rivers state if he’s elected president. He commended Wike for his performance in Rivers, adding that Port Harcourt has the potential to be the “export city” of Nigeria and advised Wike to remain consistent in his principles, and said…

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2023: G-5 Governors to flag-off PDP campaigns in Rivers

The G-5 governors in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) are set to unveil the party’s campaign in Rivers State. Speaking during a press conference in Port Harcourt, Rivers, the Director General of PDP Campaign Council, Felix Obuah, who disclosed this, assured that upcoming campaigns will be issue-based. Obuah, who is a former PDP Chairman in the State, said it was imperative to provide the public with a clear insight as the party prepares for the official take-off of its campaign. According to him, the high point of the rally, which…

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Convoy Attack: Former PDP scribe accuses APC of plot to assassinate Atiku

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, has accused the ruling party of planning to assassinate the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar. Frank, in a statement issued in Abuja yesterday, said the attacks on Atiku’s rallies in Kaduna and Maiduguri lend credence to his allegation. He insisted that the plot is aimed at killing Atiku at a campaign rally and blamed it on hoodlums just like former Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, who was fatally shot from close…

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2023: “If elected president, Atiku will hand over power to Igbo” – PDP campaign council

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaign council says Atiku Abubakar will ensure that his successor is from the south-east if he is elected in 2023. In an issued statement on Tuesday, the PDP Deputy Director of Media and Publicity of the campaign council, Uloka Chibuike, said Atiku trusts the Igbo and sees them as a partner in growth. According to him, the region has more to gain from an alliance with the North.  “Atiku has proved to the Igbo man that he can be trusted. No other tribe in Nigeria…

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PDP group asks Wike to account for frequent ‘ridiculous’ donations, demands accountability

The Rivers State Democracy Sustainable Group, a group within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says the giveaways by Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers state, is too much. In the past weeks, Wike has reportedly doled out millions of naira to State governments, organisations and individuals for charitable purposes. However, in an issued statement yesterday, the group’s convener, Justin Chibuike, wondered if the funds he gives out are being appropriated by the State House of Assembly. He alleged that Wike is not accountable to the people of Rivers despite the fact…

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2023: Federal Court nullifies PDP Kaduna-Central Senatorial primary election, orders re-run

A Federal High Court sitting in Kaduna has nullified the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primary election for Kaduna-Central Senatorial district and ordered a re-run within 14 days from the ruling. Recall that Lawal Adamu, popularly known as Mr. LA, was declared as the winner of the primary election and his name subsequently published by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as the PDP candidate for the Senatorial district, which was challenged by Usman Ibrahim, who came second in the primary election. The presiding Judge, Justice Mohammed Garba Umar, who gave…

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Just In! PDP files fresh suit against APC

Nigeria’s main opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has filed a fresh suit against the All Progressives Congress (APC), asking the Federal High Court in Abuja to sack the party’s National Working Committee (NWC), led by Abdullahi Adamu. In the fresh suit, according to reports, the PDP accused the ruling party of illegality in the process that produced the party’s national officers and candidates. The suit, filed by a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Ayo Kamaludeen Ajibade, on PDP’S behalf, demanded that all candidates produced by the APC for the…

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2023: ‘Atiku’s huge support in Edo, others signpost of APC’s extinction’ – PDP

The spokesperson of Atiku/Okowa Presidential Campaign Organisation, Kola Ologbondiyan, has said that the empty streets that greeted the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, in Kano at the weekend is a signpost of ruling party’s extinction. On the other hand, Ologbondiyan said the huge crowd of Nigerians that received the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, at his campaign rally in Benin, Edo State, as well as the two separate rallies held in Bida and Jibia in Niger and Katsina…

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