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Abba Kabiru Yusuf Emerges Kano PDP Factional Governorship Candidate

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Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso’s son in-law, Abba Kabiru Yusuf has emerged as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Kano.

Atunwa Emerges PDP Candidate In Kwara

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A member representing Asa, Ilorin west federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Razak Atunwa has emerged the standard bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the 2019 governorship election.

Adokiye Amiesimeka Stadium To Host PDP Convention - Okowa

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The Adokiye Amiesimeka stadium, port Harcourt, Rivers state has been chosen as the venue for the Peoples Democratic Party PDP national convention slated for 6th to 7th October 2018.

Nuhu Ribadu Re-Enters Adamawa Governorship Primary

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Former EFCC boss Mallam Nuhu Ribadu has doubled back into the race for the governorship ticket of the APC in Adamawa state after initially pulling out of the race Sunday night.

Gov. Masari, Sen. Lado Pick APC, PDP Tickets In Katsina

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Winners of the governorship primaries conducted by the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, and the major opposition Peoples Democratic Party PDP, have emerged in Katsina state.

Kwara Gov. Ahmed Expresses Confidence In Buhari

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The Kwara State Government has expressed confidence in President Muhammadu Buhari- led administration to bring back the lost glory of the country in the shortest possible time.

Borno PDP Hold Parallel Governorship Primaries

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The Peoples Democratic Party in Borno state has held parallel governorship primaries. The factions are those led by Usman Baderi, which has a favourable federal high court judgement, and the other led by Zannah Gaddama, which is challenging the judgement at the appeal court in Jos. 

Ashiru Kudan Emerges Winner Of Kaduna PDP Governorship Primary.

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Ashiru Kudan has emerged winner of the Peoples Democratic Party governorship primary in Kaduna State. The primary which took place at the Kaduna international trade fair complex, saw Kudan defeat the likes of senator Suleiman Hunkuyi, former Governor of Kaduna state, Ramalan Yero among others to pick the PDP governorship ticket ahead of the 2019 election.

Zullum Emerges Borno APC Governorship Candidate

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Former Commissioner for Reconstruction, Rehabilitation and Resettlement, Professor Babagana Umara Zullum, has emerged the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress Party, APC, in Borno State.

APC NWC Postpones Adamawa Primary

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Members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Adamawa State have described the decision of the National Working Committee, NWC,  of the party to shift the governorship primary election to Thursday as supreme.

Kwara PDP Blames Fifth Columnists For Disruption Of Party Primary

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The Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Kwara State, Tunde Ashaolu, has debunked claims that the governorship primary of the state was disrupted because the ballot papers were marked with the name of a favoured aspirant, Razaq Atunwa.

Saraki Distances Self From Disruption Of Kwara PDP Primary

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The President of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, has distanced himself from the disruption of the Peoples Democratic Party governorship primaries in Kwara State.

Governor Udom Emmanuel Wins PDP Governorship Primary

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Governor Udom Emmanuel has emerged unopposed as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 governorship election in Akwa Ibom.

Governor Lalong Returned Unopposed By Plateau APC

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The All Progressives Congress (APC ) in Plateau State has returned Governor Simon Lalong unopposed as its sole candidate for the 2019 governorship election in the state.

Adelabu Emerges Oyo APC Governorship Candidate, Seyi Makinde For PDP

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Former deputy governor of the central bank of Nigeria, Adebayo Adelabu has emerged as the governorship candidate of Oyo APC after winning the state primary that dragged until early hours of Monday.

APC Postpones Governorship Primaries In Adamawa, Lagos, Others

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has again postponed its governorship primary in Lagos.

Kwara PDP Governorship Primary Inconclusive

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The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, governorship primary in Kwara State was disrupted on Sunday due to an alleged imposition of an anointed candidate.

Gombe PDP Primary Ends In Chaos

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The PDP primaries in Gombe state ended in chaos on Sunday as some delegates disrupted the indirect primaries by destroying materials meant for the process.

Useni Emerges PDP Governorship Candidate For Plateau

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Former FCT minister, general Jeremiah Useni (rtd) emerged winner of the PDP governorship primary election in plateau state.

Umahi Picks Ebonyi PDP Governorship Ticket

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Governor David Umahi has emerged the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for Ebonyi state governorship election in 2019.