Thursday, September 20, 2018

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    Stop using Akpabio to get attention, APC replies R-APC

Stop using Akpabio to get attention, APC replies R-APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has dismissed the call on Senate President Bukola Saraki by the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC) to declare the seat of Godswill Akpabio, former minority of the upper legislative chamber.The R-APC had asked Saraki to declare Akpabio's seat vacant in line with section 68 of the constitution.But in a statement on Sunday, Yekini Nabena, APC [...]

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    R-APC asks Saraki to declare Akpabio’s seat vacant

R-APC asks Saraki to declare Akpabio’s seat vacant

The Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC) has asked Senate President Bukola Saraki to declare the seat of Godswill Akpabio, former minority of the upper legislative chamber, vacant.Last week, Akpabio formally defected to the APC at a rally held in Akwa Ibom state.In a statement on Sunday, Kassim Afegbua, spokesman of the R-APC, said Akpabio's seat has become vacant in line [...]

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    R-APC claims Oshiomhole, Malami, SGF behind plot to impeach Saraki

R-APC claims Oshiomhole, Malami, SGF behind plot to impeach Saraki

The Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC) says the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has perfected plans to remove Bukola Saraki as senate president.Shortly after Saraki defected from APC to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), some lawmakers raised the alarm over an alleged plan to remove the senate president "through the back door".Lai Mohammed, minister of information, had dismissed the [...]

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    R-APC spokesman: Buhari trying to hide the pain he’s feeling over defections

R-APC spokesman: Buhari trying to hide the pain he’s feeling over defections

Kassim Afegbua, spokesman of the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), says the ruling party now lives in self-denial.The R-APC broke out of the larger party last month and many other prominent members of the party also defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).Taunting the defectors, President Muhamadu Buhari, had on Thursday, said God will continue to fish out bad eggs [...]

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    Galadima: Wresting power from a retired general won’t be easy

Galadima: Wresting power from a retired general won’t be easy

Buba Galadima, chairman of the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), says wresting power from President Muhammadu Buhari won't be an easy task.He said as a retired army general, it will be a difficult task for his camp, but it is possible with the support of Nigerians.The R-APC, which is made up of aggrieved members of the APC, recently formed a [...]

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    R-APC: We’re shocked by Buhari’s silence on illegal attempt to impeach Ortom

R-APC: We’re shocked by Buhari’s silence on illegal attempt to impeach Ortom

The Reformed-All Progressives Congress (R-APC) says it is shocking that President Muhammadu Buhari has not deemed it fit to condemn the "illegal" attempt to impeach Samuel Ortom, governor of Benue state.Eight lawmakers of the state house of assembly commenced impeachment proceeding against the governor on Monday, while some 22 others were reportedly blocked from attending plenary by the police.Reacting to this Kazeem [...]

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    R-APC spokesman: APC dangling juicy carrots at us, promising heaven and earth

R-APC spokesman: APC dangling juicy carrots at us, promising heaven and earth

The Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), a new faction of the APC, says the ruling party has been pleading with its members to return to its fold.In a statement by Kazeem Afegbua, its spokesman, the breakaway faction said the APC is “dangling juicy carrots and promising them heaven and earth”.President Muhammadu Buhari and four APC governors met with Senate President [...]

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    ANN: Why we pulled out of anti-Buhari coalition

ANN: Why we pulled out of anti-Buhari coalition

Jay Samuels, national chairman of Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN), says his party walked out of the recent meeting where some political parties formed a united front ahead of the 2019 general election.He said the party dissociated itself from the coalition because the parties involved are led by “the same people we have committed to retiring”.At a meeting on Monday, [...]

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    Drama as Ondo rep introduces himself as R-APC member

Drama as Ondo rep introduces himself as R-APC member

There was a mild drama at the house of representatives when a lawmaker introduced himself as member of the Reformed-All Progressives Congress (R-APC).The R-APC, a breakaway faction of the APC, is made up of aggrieved members in the ruling party.The group, which is dominated by lawmakers, is yet to formally identify with any other political party.Bode Ayorinde from Ondo state [...]

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    APC: No level of gang-up can distract this administration

APC: No level of gang-up can distract this administration

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says no level of gang up can make its government fail in the promises it made to Nigerians.On Monday, the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC) teamed up with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and 37 political parties to form the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP).The coalition is a move to wrest power from [...]

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    Moghalu on anti-Buhari coalition: Nigerians need paradigm shift — not regrouping of old career politicians

Moghalu on anti-Buhari coalition: Nigerians need paradigm shift — not regrouping of old career politicians

Kingsley Moghalu, a presidential aspirant of the Young Progressives Party (YPP), says what Nigerians need is a generational shift in governance and not allegiance to “same old career politicians”.Moghalu said this while reacting to the memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and 37 political parties.The Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), a breakaway faction of the [...]

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    We’re ready to lay down our lives, says Galadima on battle to wrest power from Buhari

We’re ready to lay down our lives, says Galadima on battle to wrest power from Buhari

Buba Galadima, leader of Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), says members of his group are ready to lay down their lives for the country.Speaking at the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between his group and 34 political parties, Galadima said if he were President Muhammadu Buhari, he will not seek re-election.He said the ruling party had been jittery since [...]

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    Galadima: I’ve made more contribution to Buhari than those in his kitchen cabinet

Galadima: I’ve made more contribution to Buhari than those in his kitchen cabinet

Buba Galadima, national chairman of the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), a breakaway faction of the ruling party, says he has made more contributions to President Muhammadu Buhari than those in his "kitchen cabinet".Speaking during a programme on African Independent Television (AIT), Galadima said he played a huge role in the emergence of Buhari as president.He said some of those [...]

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    Afegbua, IBB’s media aide, is spokesman of breakaway APC faction

Afegbua, IBB’s media aide, is spokesman of breakaway APC faction

Kazeem Afegbua, media aide of ex-military President Ibrahim Babangida, is spokesman of the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), a new faction of the ruling party.The faction broke away from the APC on Wednesday, describing their former party as a "monumental disaster".Buba Galadima, chairman of the R-APC, said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is better than APC.Afegbua made the headlines when the [...]

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    ‘Worse than PDP’, ‘monumental disaster for Nigerians’ – five shots new APC faction fired at ruling party

‘Worse than PDP’, ‘monumental disaster for Nigerians’ – five shots new APC faction fired at ruling party

On Wednesday, some members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) pulled out of the ruling party to form a faction known as Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC).Buba Galadima, a former chieftain of the ruling party, who was announced as chairman of the new group, accused the ruling party of shutting its doors on aggrieved members.They said aggrieved members in the party [...]

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