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APC records large turnout of party members in Bayelsa state

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As reports of violence trail the nationwide membership registration by the All Progressive Congress, Bayelsa state chapter of the party says the exercise in the state has been smooth. Chairman of the party in the state, Timipa Tiwei told the party faithful were registering that the APC will provide equal opportunity for all to actualise their dreams.

Reason Jonathan's Chief of Staff resigned

4 years ago /

Chief of staff to President Goodluck Jonathan, Mike Ogiadomhe has resigned his appointment. Special adviser to the President on Media and publicity Ruben Abati said Ogiadomhe resigned on Monday to pursue political ambition.

Amaechi discloses APC's plan for the Nigerian people

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River state governor Rotimi Amaechi says that All Progressive Congress (APC) is on a rescue mission to save Nigeria. Governor Amaechi stated this when he formally registered as a member of the APC in his hometown of Ubima in Rivers state.

Shekarau explains the reason behind his defection to PDP

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Former Governor of Kano State Ibrahim Shekarau says his defection from the All Progressive congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is not informed by a desire to seek for any elective office in 2015 but the membership of a platform that will lead Nigeria to greater heights. 

Party leaders comment on 2015 election timetable

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The APC raised an alarm that the early release of the 2015 election time table in which elections are to be placed was a collaborate work of the ruling PDP and the election commission to rig the 2015 election. Specifically, APC faults the scheduling of the presidential election as the first, a position the party said will spin a bandwagon effect in favor of the PDP. 

PDP REBUFFS CRITICS

4 years ago /

Nigeria’s ruling People’s Democratic Party, PDP has described as unfortunate statements credited to leading opposition all progressives congress, APC leaders that the party is a failure in government.

Yoruba leaders begin preparation for proposed national conference

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In a bid to properly represent the interests of the people in the upcoming national conference, the Ondo state government decided to organise a mini-conference.

Nigerians call for more inclusion of non-state actors in the proposed national conference

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A cross section of Nigerians want the federal government to allow the opinion of the people redefine and determine the sovereignty of the nation through the proposed national conference.

Governor Uduaghan boasts of enviable infrastructural development in Delta state

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The National Secretariat of the PDP came alive on Wednesday when a high-powered delegation of the party in Delta state came visiting.

Reactions follow the National Council of State meeting

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In the past, meetings of the National Council of state, which is a purely advisory body, have been adjudged by the opposition as merely giving legitimacy to decisions of the president.

Reasons behind Senate President's failure to read the letter of defection

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After missing the last two sessions, Nigerian Senate president David Mark was at the sitting on Wednesday conducting the affairs of the senate. Seriously calling for Senator Mark’s attention is the letter of defection submitted by 11 senators from the PDP.

Civil Society Organisations reach consensus on upcoming national conference

4 years ago /

Civil Society Organisations are now meeting to articulate views for the national conference, which has received approval of the national council of state.

PDP officially responds to Atiku's defection

4 years ago /

The leadership of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP has described the defection of former vice president Atiku Abubakar to the All Progressive Congress, APC as a political voyage.

Legal loopholes discovered in proposed 2014 budget

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Debate on the 2014 budget suffered a major setback on Tuesday as arguments were made that legitimate loopholes were discovered in the budget submitted.

Proposed 2014 budget sails second reading in the Senate

4 years ago /

The debate on the 2014 Budget bill continued on the floor of the Senate yesterday with arguments for and against the bill.

Senate Leadership may never permit the reading of the letter of defection by 11 PDP Senators

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The Nigerian Senate resumed on Tuesday without a word on the letter of defection by eleven members of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party.

PDP leadership declared equal to colonial rule and slave trade in Nigeria

4 years ago /

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state has dismissed as untrue reports that the All Progressive Congress in the state is being plagued by internal wrangling with the successful inauguration of state executive of the party.

Nigerian prisoners fight for their right to vote during 2015 elections

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A case that will empower prisoners in Nigeria to vote during elections has been fixed for hearing on the 19TH of March 2014.

Full account of the APC caucus meeting

4 years ago /

Leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC met with the party’s caucus in the House of Representatives last night over the leadership tussle.

APC TAKES CONTROL OF KANO STATE

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The speaker of Kano state House of Assembly, Gambo Salau this morning resigned his position.