News - APC

APC ON YOBE ATTACK

4 years ago /
Nation  Security 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has unreservedly condemned Monday night's horrific attack on the Federal Government College in Yobe state, in which over 40 students were reported to have been brutally murdered by blood-thirsty insurgents.

 

Sanusi's suspension triggers rowdy session in the House of Reps

4 years ago /
Nation 

Diverse reactions surfaced on the floor of the House of Representative yesterday over the suspension of the CBN Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi. These reactions made the proceedings at plenary a rowdy one as the lawmakers were sharply divided over the suspension of the bank’s boss. 

 

DAAR Communications Management assures APCON of strict compliance.

4 years ago /
Nation 

DAAR Communications Management has promised to maintain their professionalism in all Advertisements aired during the 2015 elections. 

David Mark refuses to declare seats of defecting lawmakers vacant

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Nigerian Senate President David Mark yesterday refused calls asking him to declare the seats of the 11 Senators who defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressive Congress vacant. 

Nigerians demand the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Against the backdrop of the controversial allegations of oil revenue diversion and counter-claims on the same issue between the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) is once again coming to the fore.

David Mark disregards letter of defection from defecting senators

4 years ago /
Politics 

The 11 Senators who have vocalised their intention to leave the ruling PDP for the APC have in the last couple of days preferred to discuss all of their political issues behind closed doors and away from the prying eyes of the media.

BUHARI'S LAWYER SET TO ABANDON APC

4 years ago /
Politics 

A senior lawyer in Nigeria, Mike Ahamba has dismissed as absurd agitations for the abolition of the excess crude oil account. Nigeria produces about 2 million barrels per day and the government opened the excess crude account to protect the country in the event of drastic falls in oil prices. 

Sanusi's conflicting statements about missing oil revenue raises concern

4 years ago /
Nation 

The controversy trailing the alleged missing funds in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has thrown up fresh questions on the level of transparency and accountability in the management of Nigeria’s oil revenue.

Full details of the APC registration exercise in Ekiti

4 years ago /
Politics 

The registration of members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) across the 16 local governments in the state recorded a large turnout of party loyalists. The registration was led by the State governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi. 

APC records large turnout of party members in Bayelsa state

4 years ago /
Politics 

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.

Amaechi discloses APC's plan for the Nigerian people

4 years ago /
Politics 

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

4 years ago /
Politics 

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

4 years ago /
Politics 

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 /
Politics 

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.

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

4 years ago /
Politics 

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.

PDP officially responds to Atiku's defection

4 years ago /
Politics 

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

4 years ago /
Politics 

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 /
Politics 

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

4 years ago /
Politics 

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 /
Politics 

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.