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    Timi Frank apologised to Jonathan in his personal capacity, says APC

Timi Frank apologised to Jonathan in his personal capacity, says APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says Timi Frank, a former deputy spokesman of the ruling party, spoke in his personal capacity.The party said this in response to an open letter Frank wrote to President Muhammadu Buhari.He had apologised to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan, saying life had become "worthless" under the administration of Buhari.But in a statement on Sunday, Bolaji Abdullahi, spokesman [...]

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    ‘Life worthless under Buhari’ — suspended APC chieftain apologises to Jonathan

‘Life worthless under Buhari’ — suspended APC chieftain apologises to Jonathan

Timi Frank, a suspended chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has apologised to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, alleging that life is worthless under President Muhammadu Buhari.Frank, one of the then opposition leaders who criticised Jonathan in the buildup to the 2015 election, conveyed his apology in an open letter.He explained that he apologised to Jonathan because events in the last [...]

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    Oyegun’s tenure shouldn’t have been extended, says APC chieftain

Oyegun’s tenure shouldn’t have been extended, says APC chieftain

Timi Frank, former deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has expressed disappointment in the ruling party over the tenure elongation of the national working committee led by John Oyegun.On Tuesday, national executive committee (NEC) of the APC extended the tenure of Oyegun and state chairmen of the party by 12 months.In a statement on Wednesday, Frank said [...]

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    Governors asking Buhari to seek re-election ‘are selfish’

Governors asking Buhari to seek re-election ‘are selfish’

Timi Frank, deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the seven governors nudging President Muhammadu Buhari to seek re-election "are selfish".Nasir el-Rufai, Kaduna governor, speaking on behalf of his colleagues on Friday said they want Buhari to keep running the country "in the right direction".Reacting, Frank said the governors could have paid a condolence visit to Samuel Ortom, [...]

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    Oyegun’s incompetence forced Atiku out of APC, says Timi Frank

Oyegun’s incompetence forced Atiku out of APC, says Timi Frank

Timi Frank, deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar left the ruling party because of John Oyegun, national chairman.Frank said this in reaction to a comment credited to Oyegun that Atiku's exit from APC won't lead to a massive defection from the ruling party.In a statement on Wednesday, Frank said the chairman [...]

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    Timi Frank on Atiku’s defection: If impunity does not stop in APC, many will leave

Timi Frank on Atiku’s defection: If impunity does not stop in APC, many will leave

Timi Frank, deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the defection of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) should make leaders of the ruling party sober.On Sunday, Atiku announced his decision to join the PDP after resigning his membership of the APC last week.In a statement on Monday, Frank said the failure [...]

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    APC chieftain warns Buhari of ‘el-Rufai’s Judas antics’

APC chieftain warns Buhari of ‘el-Rufai’s Judas antics’

Timi Frank, deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has urged President Muhammadu Buhari not to fall for the antics of Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state.On Friday, el-Rufai said Aisha Alhassan, minister of women affairs, had never supported President Muhammadu Buhari or believed in his ideology.His comment was in reaction to a video clip which surfaced [...]

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    Timi Frank: APC is dead but not yet buried

Timi Frank: APC is dead but not yet buried

Timi Frank, former deputy spokesman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the ruling party "is dead" but not "yet buried."In a statement on Sunday, Frank advised the party members to shun sentiments and rescue APC from its current handlers who he described as "merchants and without minds of their own".He also accused John Oyegun, national chairman of the APC, [...]

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    Timi Frank: I can run APC better than Oyegun

Timi Frank: I can run APC better than Oyegun

Timi Frank, deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says he can run the party better than John Oyegun, the national chairman.In a statement on Tuesday, Frank said it was a shame that the national working committee (NWC) under Oyegun would fix a date for a convention and later postpone it.He said the party's constitution would be [...]

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    Timi Frank: I congratulate Abdullahi but he should know I’m still APC spokesman

Timi Frank: I congratulate Abdullahi but he should know I’m still APC spokesman

Timi Frank, suspended deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says he remains the authentic spokesman of the party until the court says otherwise.Bolaji Abdullahi, a former minister of youth and sports, was elected as the APC spokesman at a mini a mini-convention held at Chelsea Hotel in Abuja.Abdullahi is replacing Lai Mohammed who was appointed minister [...]

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    Timi Frank: Anenih a fixer for nothing, he put Nigeria in this fix

Timi Frank: Anenih a fixer for nothing, he put Nigeria in this fix

Timi Frank, suspended spokesman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says Tony Anenih, a former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) board of trustees, is one of those who plunged the country into its current fix.Anenih, also known as ‘Mr Fix It’, on Saturday announced his decision to retire from politics at the launch of his book entitled, ‘My [...]

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    APC ought to suspend Oyegun, not me

APC ought to suspend Oyegun, not me

Timi Frank, former deputy publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the party ought to suspend John Oyegun, the national chairman, and not him.The ruling party announced his suspension last week, citing acts of indiscipline as its reason.Frank was barred to officially speak on behalf of the party after Lai Mohammed, the immediate past spokesman, was appointed a [...]

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    Finally, APC suspends Timi Frank, says expulsion is next

Finally, APC suspends Timi Frank, says expulsion is next

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says it has formally suspended Timi Frank, deputy national publicity secretary of the party.Speaking with journalists on Friday, Eta Hilliard, APC vice-chairman (south-south), said the zonal committee had approved the recommendations of the disciplinary committee after an "exhaustive deliberation"."I received the report of the disciplinary committee setup to look into the allegations of embarrassing utterances [...]

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    APC panel recommends expulsion of Timi Frank

APC panel recommends expulsion of Timi Frank

Timi Frank, deputy national secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), may soon be expelled from the party following the recommendations by a committee set up to discipline him.Frank has openly criticised the leadership style of John Oyegun, national chairman of the party, and called for his resignation.On October 26, when the disciplinary committee was inaugurated, Solomon Edoja, its chairman, [...]

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    Nobody can bully you out of office, Okorocha tells Oyegun

Nobody can bully you out of office, Okorocha tells Oyegun

Rochas Okorocha, Imo state governor and chairman of the progressives governors forum says "no one can bully" the All Progressives Congress (APC) national working committee (NWC) led by John Oyegun out of office.Speaking to journalists at the party's national secretariat in Abuja on Wednesday, Okorocha said the party would have to be restructured to make it stronger."You may recall that [...]

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    Segun Oni: Assuming I were a judge, Amaechi would have been arrested

Segun Oni: Assuming I were a judge, Amaechi would have been arrested

Segun Oni, deputy national chairman (south) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Wednesday said if he was a supreme court judge and Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transport, attempted to influence court judgements through bribery, he would have been arrested.In an interview with journalists, Oni said the allegations by the judges against Amaechi would not be taken seriously because of [...]

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