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    Okorocha: Oshiomhole has reduced APC to a regional party

Okorocha: Oshiomhole has reduced APC to a regional party

Rochas Okorocha, governor of Imo state, says the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) might have serious setback in 2023 due to the leadership style of Adams Oshiomhole, its national chairman.Speaking on Monday after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa in Abuja, the governor said the national chairman has reduced the APC to a regional minority party in [...]

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    Marafa tackles Oshiomhole over claim that Zamfara APC held primaries

Marafa tackles Oshiomhole over claim that Zamfara APC held primaries

Kabir Marafa, senator representing Zamfara central, says Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), should not allow himself be pressured into becoming a liar.Marafa, a governorship aspirant on the platform of APC, said this in reaction to a comment made by Oshiomhole.The APC chairman while appearing on 'Hard Copy', a Channels Television programme, had said that [...]

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    ‘APC not aligning with any party in Rivers’ — Oshiomhole denies Amaechi’s claim

‘APC not aligning with any party in Rivers’ — Oshiomhole denies Amaechi’s claim

Adams Oshiomhole says the All Progressives Congress (APC) is not in alignment with any other party in Rivers state.Speaking when he featured on a Channels TV programme on Friday, the APC national chairman said neither him nor the party's national working committee is aware of any of such alignment.The APC did not field any candidate for the Rivers governorship election [...]

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    National assembly belongs to no party, PDP tells Oshiomhole

National assembly belongs to no party, PDP tells Oshiomhole

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says its lawmakers will contest for the positions of senate president and speaker of the house of representatives "if need be".Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP spokesman, said the party, just like the others, has a right to not only decide who emerges in the positions but to also contest for them.He was speaking in reaction to a [...]

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    Oshiomhole: Delta residents have weakened PDP’s rigging machine

Oshiomhole: Delta residents have weakened PDP’s rigging machine

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has commended the people of Delta state for voting against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the presidential election.Oshiomhole spoke at the PTI Conference Centre, Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta state during a town hall meeting with APC stakeholders.He urged the voters to come out en masse and [...]

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    Oshiomhole determined to destroy APC, says Okorocha on suspension

Oshiomhole determined to destroy APC, says Okorocha on suspension

Rochas Okorocha, governor of Imo state, has accused Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), of plotting to destroy the ruling party. Okorocha was reacting to his suspension by the national working committee (NWC) of the party. The NWC had suspended Okorocha and Ibikunle Amosun, governor of Ogun state, over allegations of “anti-party activities”.The duo fell out with the leadership [...]

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    Oshiomhole: Atiku not destined to be president

Oshiomhole: Atiku not destined to be president

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar is not destined to be president.Speaking with journalists at the APC national secretariat in Abuja on Thursday, Oshiomhole said it's arrogance on Atiku's path to think Nigeria's future is tied to his presidency.He was reacting to Atiku's description of the elections as the worst in Nigeria's [...]

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    Saraki has been buried politically, says Oshiomhole

Saraki has been buried politically, says Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says Senate President Bukola Saraki's loss shows that he has been buried politically. Oshiomhole spoke with state house correspondents at the presidential villa in Abuja on Wednesday. Although the national chairman did not mention any name, it was clear he was referring to the senate president. Saraki, who  represents Kwara central senatorial district [...]

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    Oshiomhole: Buhari visited 36 states to campaign, but Atiku didn’t have that energy

Oshiomhole: Buhari visited 36 states to campaign, but Atiku didn’t have that energy

Adams Oshiomhole, chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), says Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) didn’t have the energy to campaign round the 36 states.Oshiomhole said this on Saturday, shortly after casting his ballot on at his polling unit in Iramoh, Edo state.The APC chairman said despite the speculations around the health of President [...]

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    Oshiomhole: INEC believes everything PDP says

Oshiomhole: INEC believes everything PDP says

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) believes everything the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says.Speaking at a press briefing in Abuja, on Wednesday, Oshiomhole alleged that the INEC was working to the advantage of the PDP, adding that the commission has been very unfair to the ruling party.While responding to [...]

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How Tinubu, three governors fled to avoid angry mob at Ogun APC rally

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), fled the podium when suspected thugs threw objects towards his direction at the MKO International Stadium in Abeokuta, Ogun state, on Monday.The embarrassing incident happened during the APC presidential rally in the state.Akinwunmi Ambode, governor of Lagos; Kayode Fayemi, his Ekiti counterpart; and Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state, also [...]

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    Okorocha: Oshiomhole, Amaechi planning to stop me by all means

Okorocha: Oshiomhole, Amaechi planning to stop me by all means

Rochas Okorocha, Imo state governor, says Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, are trying to stop his political progress by all means.Addressing some of his supporters on Tuesday, he said their calculation is that he would be a strong force to contend with in 2023, hence, the plan to stop him.He [...]

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    Obasanjo is worse than Abacha, says Oshiomhole

Obasanjo is worse than Abacha, says Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo is a worse dictator than Sani Abacha, ex-military head of state.Oshiomhole said this in reaction to the comment of Obasanjo that President Muhammadu Buhari is returning the country to the era of Abacha when state institutions were used to fight perceived enemies of the government."Today, another [...]

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    You must sue Obasanjo to clear your name, Oshiomhole tells Atiku

You must sue Obasanjo to clear your name, Oshiomhole tells Atiku

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the only way Atiku Abubakar can clear himself of corruption allegations is to sue former President Olusegun Obasanjo for libel.Oshiomhole said this on Thursday at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano during the reelection campaign of President Muhammadu Buhari.He said the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) [...]

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    Obasanjo ceded Bakassi to Cameroon because of Nobel prize, says Oshiomhole

Obasanjo ceded Bakassi to Cameroon because of Nobel prize, says Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has accused former president Olusegun Obasanjo of ceding Bakassi to Cameroon for selfish reasons.The former Edo governor said Obasanjo had his sight set on winning the Nobel peace prize, hence the decision to "hand over" the former part of Nigeria to its West African neighbour.Historically, Nigeria conceded Bakassi to Cameroon [...]

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    Vote who you want, says Buhari in Imo as Okorocha, Oshiomhole back different candidates

Vote who you want, says Buhari in Imo as Okorocha, Oshiomhole back different candidates

President Muhammadu Buhari has advised members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo state to work together and ensure a peaceful election.He also asked the electorate to vote for who they want, amid the lingering crisis over the party's governorship race in the state.Buhari spoke at the APC presidential rally which held in Owerri, Imo state capital, on Tuesday.He [...]

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