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    Okupe: Presidents don’t resign during war

Okupe: Presidents don’t resign during war

Doyin Okupe, senior special assistant to the president on public affairs, says the All Progressives Congress (APC) is desperate for power. Responding to the call of Bola Tinubu, the national leader of APC, that President Goodluck Jonathan should resign based on the insurgency in the northeast, Okupe said nowhere does a president resign during a war, describing most members of the opposition [...]

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Ambode pledges to transform Lagos, as he declares gubernatorial ambition

Akinwunmi Ambode, a Lagos state governorship aspirant, has promised to create a clean, secure and prosperous state, if elected. Ambode made the promise at Onikan, Lagos Island, where he declared to run for governorship of the state on the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC). “I make this declaration with the highest sense of responsibility because I believe I have the [...]

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    Tinubu, Saraki ‘back Buhari’ for APC’s ticket

Tinubu, Saraki ‘back Buhari’ for APC’s ticket

National leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, will throw his weight behind Muhammadu Buhari in the race for the party's presidential ticket, TheCable understands. Former governor of Kwara state, Bukola Saraki, will also support the former head of state in the indirect primary election scheduled for December 2, having shelved his own ambition. Already, Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State [...]

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    2015: Tinubu, Mark in private meeting with OBJ

2015: Tinubu, Mark in private meeting with OBJ

The hilltop residence of former president Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta played host to top politicians from the two main political parties in the country on Friday. They include national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu; senate president, David Mark; governor of Delta state, Emmanuel Uduaghan; former governor of Oyo state, Rashidi Ladoja; and former governor of Ekiti state. The [...]

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    EXCLUSIVE: Tinubu returns to Nigeria ‘this week’

EXCLUSIVE: Tinubu returns to Nigeria ‘this week’

Former governor of Lagos State and national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, will return to the country on this week after a month-long absence, TheCable understands. There have been speculations on the state of his health, with some reports suggesting he had been in coma and unable to recognise his family members. However, one of his former commissioners, [...]

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    Reject PDP bribes, Tinubu tells Osun voters

Reject PDP bribes, Tinubu tells Osun voters

Osun voters should reject bribes offered by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of Saturday's governorship election in the state, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has said. "People of Osun must not collect bribe from Peoples Democratic Party. We have offered you better life, good jobs will be offered the youths and we will maintain [...]

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    2015: Tambuwal ‘torn’ between Aso Rock, Sokoto

2015: Tambuwal ‘torn’ between Aso Rock, Sokoto

Speaker of the house of representatives, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, is in a dilemma over his immediate political future, TheCable can report. He was initially being promoted for the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ─ although he is technically still in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ─ but the recalibration going on in the opposition party has [...]

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    Adamawa governorhip: Ribadu ‘under pressure’ to run

Adamawa governorhip: Ribadu ‘under pressure’ to run

Former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Malam Nuhu Ribadu, is under "intense pressure" to run for governorship in Adamawa State, TheCable understands. A fresh governorship election will be held in the state within the next three months following the impeachment of Vice Admiral Murtala Nyako on Tuesday. Nyako, who defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the [...]

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    APC to pick presidential candidate in November

APC to pick presidential candidate in November

The All Progressives Congress (APC) will pick its presidential candidate for the 2015 general election in November 2014 at a special convention. Senator Chris Ngige made the announcement on Friday night at the mini convention of the party in Abuja where former Edo governor John Odigie Oyegun (pictured) was ratified as its national chairman following a successful horse-trading between northern governors [...]

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