News - APC

Amaechi Plans To Disrupt Elections - PDP

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP is alleging plans by the Rivers state governor, Chibuike Amaechi, in collaboration with the All Progressives Congress, APC to disrupt Saturday’s governorship and state assembly elections in the state. The media directorate of the Nyesom Wike campaign organization raised the alarm at a news briefing in...

 

April 11 Elections: PDP Charges Members

4 years ago /
Politics 

The People Democratic Party (PDP) has charged its members to be vigilant and work with the party’s leadership to achieve victory in the April 11 polls. PDP national publicity secretary, Olisa Metuh gave the charge in Abuja this Tuesday while addressing newsmen on the gale of defections by its members to...

APC Accuses Police Over Rivers Killings

4 years ago /
Nation 

The all progressive congress has accused the police authorities in rivers state of complicity in the political killings and intimidation of the party’s chieftains and supporters in the state. APC national publicity secretary, Lai Mohammed, told journalists in Abuja on Monday that over one hundred and fifty members of the political...

Edo Governor Receives Decampees

4 years ago /
Politics 

Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole, says with the emergence of General Muhammadu Buhari as a Nigeria’s President elect, his party, the All Progressives Congress, will continue to grow bigger and better as there is room to accommodate genuine politicians. Oshiomhole made the remarks when he received the former Peoples Democratic Party...

FULL TEXT: General Muhammadu Buhari’s Official Acceptance Speech

4 years ago /

The Die is Cast Acceptance Statement by General Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, President-Elect of the Federal Republic of NigeriaApril 1st, 2015 I am immensely grateful to God for this day and for this hour. I feel truly honoured and humbled that the Nigerian people have so clearly chosen me to lead them. The official announcement...

2015 Polls: Victory Is For Nigeria – ADC

4 years ago /
Politics 

Presidential Candidate of African Democratic Congress (ADC), Mani Ibrahim Ahmad, has described the conceding of defeat by President Goodluck Jonathan to General Muhammadu Buhari as a victory for the people of Nigeria. According to Ahmad, the outcome is a clear demonstration of the ability of Nigerians to put their collective destinies...

2015 Elections: President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari Cautions On Celebrations

4 years ago /

As celebrations erupted across the country, president-elect Muhammadu Buhari in a terse statement expressed his gratitude to all Nigerians and his party for their support. The All Progressives Congress (APC) was declared winner after President Goodluck Jonathan called Buhari on telephone at 5:15pm Nigerian time to concede defeat and congratulate him...

2015 Elections: Buhari Leads By 2 Million Votes

4 years ago /
Nation  Politics 

After the second round of collation, the APC presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari(rtd.), is leading the PDP presidential candidate, Goodluck Jonathan by 2,023,226 votes.  Goodluck Jonathan took an early lead, having over 19,000 votes more than his closet challenger, but Buhari bounced back by getting a chunk of the votes from...

2015 Elections: Jonathan In Slim Lead

4 years ago /

The results for the presidential elections of eight states (Ondo, Ogun, Osun, Oyo, Ekiti, Kogi, Nasarawa and Enugu) and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT has been released. The results show that the PDP presidential candidate, incumbent Goodluck Jonathan has a slim lead over his close rival, APC presidential candidate, General Muhammadu...

Chief Aleogho Dokpesi Attacked By Armed Hoodlums In Edo State

4 years ago /
Nation 

The chairman emeritus of DAAR Communication plc., Aleogho Dokpesi escaped death by the whiskers on Saturday evening as armed hoodlums attacked his convey in Auchi, Estako north local government area of Edo state. The media mogul was reportedly attacked at a polling station at Aibotse Igbe primary school, off Igbe road...

2015 Election: Political Parties Rounds Off Campaign

4 years ago /
Nation  Politics 

The die is cast as campaigns by political parties on their plans for the electorate are winding up about now in respect to Saturdays presidential election. As campaigns for the presidential assembly election finally touch down, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has made it clear that the campaigns must stop...

Buhari Sues For Peace

4 years ago /
Nation 

Ahead of Saturday’s presidential election, candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Muhammadu Buhari has called on his supporters to conduct themselves in a peaceful manner as they exercise their civic duties. Buhari, who said this in a chat with newsmen on Thursday in Abuja, however appealed to the electorate to...

Court Clears Buhari

4 years ago /
Nation 

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has cleared the coast for the All Progressives Congress (APC), General Muhammadu Buhari to participate in the Saturday presidential polls. The court also dismissed an application filed by two human rights activists, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa and Chukwuma Ochu seeking to be joined in the suits. Justice...

 

Akwa-Ibom Governor Calls For Peace, Unity

4 years ago /
Nation 

The decision of Rivers State Deputy governor, Tele Ikuru to dump the All Progressive Congress (APC) and return to the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) is generating reactions from several quarters. The chairman of PDP governor’s forum Godswill Akpabio, has described Tele Ikuru ’s move as a rejection of politics of...

PVC Saga

4 years ago /
Nation 

The federal high court has granted an application seeking to stay proceeding in the suit instituted by United Democratic Party (UDP) seeking to stop the use of permanent voter cards in the 2015 elections. In an application moved by counsel to the All Progressives Congress (APC), Lateff Fagbemi (SAN) who joined...

APC On Igbo President

4 years ago /
Nation 

The leadership of the All Progressive Congress APC has assured the Igbos in southeast Nigeria that an APC government if elected will facilitate the emergence of another Igbo president. The national chairman of the party, John Odigie-Oyegun stated this on Friday when he joined Muhammadu Buhari and other leaders of the...

PDP On APC Radio Station

4 years ago /
Nation  Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the confirmation by the Nigeria Broadcasting Commission of the existence of a private radio station has vindicated them. Director media and publicity of the party’s presidential campaign organization Femi Fani-Kayode made the assertion while briefing newsmen in his office in Abuja. Fani-Kayode says the existence of...

 

Buhari's Eligibilty Suit Adjourned Till 24th Of March

4 years ago /
Politics 

The federal high court is to deliver the eligibility of the All Progressive Congress presidential candidates, Mohammed Buhari in the forth coming elections on March 28. At the resumed hearing on Thursday, counsel to the plaintiff Mike Ozekhome, argued that pending applications be consolidated for accelerated hearing. Relying on section 87 subsection...

APC Government Will Deal With Security Issues - Buhari

4 years ago /
Nation  Politics  Security 

The presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Muhammadu Buhari, says if elected into power, the APC government will frontally address all fundamental issues that pose threats to national security. Buhari, who said this on Wednesday at an APC Town Hall Meeting on security in Abuja, noted that poverty, corruption...