Friday, April 26, 2019

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    ‘Mama Taraba’ loses at supreme court

‘Mama Taraba’ loses at supreme court

The supreme court has dismissed the appeal of Aisha Alhassan, Taraba state governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) now minister of women affairs, challenging the judgment of the appeal court declaring Ishaku Darius as governor of the state.The apex court dismissed the appeal for lacking in merit, but stated that it would give the reason for its decision on [...]

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    This PDP generation will take back its inheritance, says Fayose

This PDP generation will take back its inheritance, says Fayose

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will take back its inheritance from the ruling All progressives Congress (APC).Fayose, who led five PDP governors to an interdenominational thanksgiving service to celebrate the validation of Udom Emmanuel's election as governor of Akwa Ibom state, said the current generation of PDP will make a difference.“If we put [...]

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    Peterside is a ‘pathological liar’, says Wike

Peterside is a ‘pathological liar’, says Wike

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers state has described Dakuku Peterside, his rival and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the April 11 governorship election, as “a pathological liar”.Reacting to the allegation of Peterside that he influenced the supreme justices who validated his victory, Wike said Peterside and the APC would stop at nothing to destroy the apex court.Wike [...]

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    APC constitution translated into 3 languages

APC constitution translated into 3 languages

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has translated its constitution into three indigenous languages.The ruling party disclosed this in a statement issued on Tuesday, saying the indigenous constitution will launched on February 16.“The translation which is modeled and structured after the original constitution will further enable party faithful to understand the principles governing the party and other sundry issues,” the statement [...]

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    Finally, Kogi swears in Achuba as Bello’s deputy

Finally, Kogi swears in Achuba as Bello’s deputy

Simon Achuba, former deputy speaker of the Kogi state house of assembly, has been sworn in as deputy governor of the state.This comes two weeks after Yahaya Bello became the first governor in the country to take the oath of office without a deputy.James Faleke, running mate to the late Abubakar Audu, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in [...]

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    Peterside: Wike ‘compromised’ s’court judges

Peterside: Wike ‘compromised’ s’court judges

Dakuku Peterside, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Rivers state governorship election, says Nyesom Wike, governor of the state, influenced the verdict of the supreme court.On January 27, the apex court set aside the judgement of the appeal court and the election tribunal, which nullified the election of Wike. Kudirat Kekere-Ekun, a justice, who chaired the panel that [...]

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    APC accuses Wike of turning into a dictator

APC accuses Wike of turning into a dictator

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused Nyesom Wike, Rivers state governor, of exhibiting dictatorial tendencies.In a statement issued by Mala Buni, national secretary of the party, APC said Wike has threatened to sack workers who do not vote for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the national assembly and state house of assembly rerun elections.Buni said the governor has [...]

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    PMB on corruption: Judiciary my main headache

PMB on corruption: Judiciary my main headache

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the Nigerian judiciary as his “main headache” in the ongoing fight against corruption.Speaking at a town hall meeting with Nigerians living in Ethiopia, Buhari said far-reaching reforms of the judiciary remained a key priority for his administration.“In the fight against corruption vis-à-vis the judiciary, Nigerians will be right to say that is my main headache [...]

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    Peterside to lead APC campaign in Rivers

Peterside to lead APC campaign in Rivers

Dakuku Peterside, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers, has promised to lead the party`s campaign for the re-run legislative elections in the state.The Independent National Electoral Commission said it had tentatively fixed Feb. 6 for the elections.Elections will hold in the three senatorial districts, 11 house of representatives seats and 22 of the 32 state assembly [...]

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    I offer my help to Wike, says Peterside

I offer my help to Wike, says Peterside

Dakuku Peterside, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the April 11 governorship election in Rivers state, has offered his "help" to Nyesom Wike, whose election as governor of the state was upheld by the supreme court on Wednesday.Addressing his supporters on Thursday, Peterside said that although he had accepted the verdict of the court, he still needed to reflect [...]

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    Our doors open to APC members, says Rivers PDP

Our doors open to APC members, says Rivers PDP

Felix Obuah, chairman of the Rivers state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says the doors of his party is open for members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.In a statement issued on his behalf by Jerry Needam, his spokesman, Obuah advised APC members to join Nyesom Wike, governor of the state, to move the Rivers [...]

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    God’s will has prevailed, says Wike

God’s will has prevailed, says Wike

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers state, says the supreme court validation of his election, is a victory for the rule of law and a proof that the “will of God will always prevail over the machinations of men”. In a statement issued by Simeon Nwakaudu, his special assistant on electronic media, Wike said the judgment is a confirmation of the mandate [...]

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    Tinubu: PDP trying to tear Buhari and me apart

Tinubu: PDP trying to tear Buhari and me apart

Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says some aggrieved members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are trying to “drive a wedge” between him and President Muhammadu Buhari.The APC chieftain said the unnamed individuals, who had not recovered from their loss in the 2015 election, have launched a campaign of falsehood against him as part of [...]

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    Oyegun begs minister to finish east-west road

Oyegun begs minister to finish east-west road

John Oyegun, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday called on Usani Uguru, minister of Niger Delta affairs, to give priority to the completion of the east-west road project in the Niger Delta region.Oyegun made the call when he received the minister, who was on a courtesy visit to the party's national secretariat in Abuja.The APC national [...]

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    Bury or abandon ‘dead’ PDP, Aregbe tells Fayose

Bury or abandon ‘dead’ PDP, Aregbe tells Fayose

Rauf Aregbesola, Osun state overnor, on Tuesday advised Ayodele Fayose, his Ekiti state counterpart "to face the reality of the death of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as a party". ‎ Aregbesola said this when Fayose paid him a surprising visit at the Osun state government house in Osogbo, capital of the state.He also charged the Ekiti state governor to direct his energy towards bringing [...]

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    Tinubu’s wife: APC taking advantage of women

Tinubu’s wife: APC taking advantage of women

‎Oluremi Tinubu, a senator representing Lagos central and wife of Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the current administration merely "used" Nigerian women during the 2015 general election but has failed to fulfill its promises to them.Making her contribution to the debate on the 2016 budget on the floor of the senate on Tuesday, Tinubu [...]

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