Peoples Democratic Party

Missing pro-Biafran leader is in Israel, claims lawyer
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Missing pro-Biafran leader is in Israel, claims lawyer

[FILE PHOTO] A general view taken from the Mount of Olives on October 18, 2018 shows Jerusalem's Old City and the Abbey of the Dormition (C), as the sun sets during a sand haze. (Photo by THOMAS COEX / AFP) The lawyer for a missing pro-Biafran separatist leader on Saturday […]

Osun poll: Aregbesola reacts to PDP leaders protest
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Osun poll: Aregbesola reacts to PDP leaders protest

Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Governor State of Osun. Osun state Governor Rauf Aregbesola, Friday, condemned the protest by leaders and members of opposition party,the Peoples Democratic Party, over the outcome of the Osun gubernatorial election. Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara, and the national […]

PDP chieftain, Nwaoboshi, re-arraigned over alleged money laundering
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PDP chieftain, Nwaoboshi, re-arraigned over alleged money laundering

EFCC The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC ) on Friday re-arraigned a People’s Democratic Party’s chieftain, Peter Nwaoboshi, a serving senator, before a Federal High Court in Lagos for allegedly laundering N322 million. The commission re-arraigned Nwoboshi along with Golden Touch Construction Projects Ltd. and Suiming Electricals Co. […]

2019: I will end tribal, religious killings in Nigeria – Dankwambo
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2019: I will end tribal, religious killings in Nigeria – Dankwambo

[FILE PHOTO] Ibrahim Dankwambo Gombe state governor and Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) presidential aspirant, Dr. Ibrahim Dankwambo, has expressed determination to end all forms of tribal and religious killings across the country, if elected president in 2019. Dankwambo disclosed this in a statement signed by Dr Ayoade Adewopo, Director of […]

Why I left the PDP – Salvador, former Lagos chairman
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Why I left the PDP – Salvador, former Lagos chairman

Former Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr Moshood Salvador A former Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr Moshood Salvador on Sunday said he did his best to reposition the opposition party for greatness while he was chairman. Salvador, now a […]

” Women in politics has gone beyond praise singers, party supporters “
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” Women in politics has gone beyond praise singers, party supporters “

Dr. Emilia Ezeude. Photo/Worldnews Dr. Emilia Ezeude is the President, Women in Politics Interparty Network, (Lagos chapter), a coalition of female politicians from various political groups across the country. She is also an aspirant to the House of Representatives on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) under the […]

2019: PDP readjusts dates for NASS, guber primaries
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2019: PDP readjusts dates for NASS, guber primaries

[FILE PHOTO] PDP leader, Uche Secondus The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has announced new dates for the sales of its nomination forms and primaries for State Houses of Assembly, National Assembly and Governorship elections in 2019. This was contained in a notice issued by the party’s National Organising Secretary, Rtd. […]

Aspirants snub consensus option to select PDP presidential standard-bearer
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Aspirants snub consensus option to select PDP presidential standard-bearer

Ahmed Mohammad Makarfi.<br />Photo/Twitter/Ahmed_M_Makarfi Signs that the suggestions in some quarters for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to fall back on the consensus option in the selection of the party’s presidential candidate for next year’s election would not sail through emerged yesterday as most of the aspirants insisted on outright […]

Al-Makura denies receiving N10billion from guber aspirant
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Al-Makura denies receiving N10billion from guber aspirant

Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nassarawa State Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura of Nasarawa State has debunked speculations that he received N10billion from one of the gubernatorial aspirants in the forthcoming All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement, Director General of Strategic Communication and Press Affairs to the governor regretted that […]

Lagos State PDP member commends Buhari, joins APC
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Lagos State PDP member commends Buhari, joins APC

Buhari Dr Michael Olawale-Cole, formerly intending to be governor of Lagos State on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has left the party for All Progressives Congress (APC). Olawale-Cole said his decision was informed by what he described as impressive performance of President Muhammadu Buhari and Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode […]

PDP flays alleged failure to ‘positively’ engage British PM
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PDP flays alleged failure to ‘positively’ engage British PM

Buhari and Theresa May in Nigeria. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday decried what it called “President Muhammadu Buhari’s inability to productively engage British Prime Minister Theresa May.” A development, the party claimed, directly bungled Nigeria’s opportunity to draw maximum economic dividends from her visit. In a statement by its […]

I am confident of picking PDP’s ticket – Makarfi
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I am confident of picking PDP’s ticket – Makarfi

Ahmed Mohammad Makarfi.<br />Photo/Twitter/Ahmed_M_Makarfi Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, a presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday said he was confident of picking the party’s ticket for the 2019 election. Makarfi made the declaration at an interactive session with newsmen in Lagos on Sunday. The News Agency of Nigeria […]

Udom Emmanuel declares for second term
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Udom Emmanuel declares for second term

Governor Udom Emmanuel declares his intention to run for a second time as Akwa-Ibom governor at a rally… August 25, 2018. Photo/Twitter/MrUdomEmmanuel Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom on Friday, declared his intention to seek re-election, saying his current performance would return him to the Government House. Emmanuel made the […]

APC lawmakers set for Saraki’s impeachment
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APC lawmakers set for Saraki’s impeachment

Senate president Bukola Saraki.<br />Photo Guardian.ng The plot to impeach Senate President Bukola Saraki thickened yesterday as federal lawmakers on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) resolved to forcibly reconvene the National Assembly and carry out the plan. During a meeting with APC national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, at […]

Dankwambo meets Obasanjo, says Buhari can’t effect desired change
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Dankwambo meets Obasanjo, says Buhari can’t effect desired change

Ibrahim Dankwambo Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State and presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday held a three-hour closed-door meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun State. After the meeting at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Dankwambo declined to disclose what […]

Where is the APC driving Nigeria?
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Where is the APC driving Nigeria?

APC leader, Adams Oshiomole Sir: Saraki dynasty is doing as usual in Kwara State. As the elections are approaching, local government workers are receiving better attention and some traditional rulers are bribed one way or another. As usual, the excuses for governmental failures will return when the elections are over […]

Only restructuring can rescue Nigeria, says Makarfi
Metro News Nigeria PDP Peoples Democratic Party Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi

Only restructuring can rescue Nigeria, says Makarfi

Makarfi Presidential aspirant and erstwhile chairman, National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has said unless Nigeria embraces restructuring, the country may continue to be haunted by socio-economic and political ills. He declared that if he defeated President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential […]