News - APC

Ikedi Ohakim Declares His Interest For Imo State Governorship Seat

4 years ago /
Politics 

Chief Ikedi Ohakim, yesterday declared his interest to vie for the governorship seat of the state in 2015 under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Eurasia Upgrades Nigeria To Neutral On Jonathan Re-election Prospects

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Eurasia, the global political risk and consulting firm, has upgraded its short-term trajectory on Nigeria from negative to neutral, as it projects that President Goodluck Jonathan has a 75-percent chance of re-election in February 2015.

APC: Ikimi Withdraws His Membership

4 years ago /

Former national chairman of the defunct national republican convention, NRC and later one of the national leaders of the all progressives’ congress, APC, Tom Ikimi has withdrawn his membership of the party.

Adam Oshiomole Says He Owes No Apology To Defected APC Members

4 years ago /
Nation 

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State, has said that he will not apologise to those who defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) , to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and that that he will never share the state resources, meant for development to satisfy few leaders.

Mimiko's Defection Is To Help The President Win The PDP Presidential Primaries - APC

4 years ago /
Politics 

Reactions have continued to trail the decampment of Olusegun Mimiko, Governor of Ondo State, from Labour Party (LP) to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

300,000 APC Members To Choose Presidential Candidate

4 years ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that it will conduct a primary election in which at least 300,000 of its members will determine the party’s presidential candidate for the 2015 election.

Ekiti Debt Profile Worrisome — Fayose

4 years ago /
Politics 

Ekiti State Governor-elect, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, and the state Commissioner for Information, Mr. Tayo Ekundayo, yesterday locked horns over the debt profile of the state.

Four Killed As APC-PDP Supporters Clash In Nasarawa State

4 years ago /
Security 

As the ongoing bickering between the Nasarawa State People Democratic Party (PDP)-controlled House of Assembly and the All Progressives Congress  (APC) has continued to degenerate as youths in both parties yesterday clashed in Obi Local Government Area, leading to the death of four persons while scores of others were severely injured

I Will Only Join The PDP If Satan Converts To Islam - El Rufai

4 years ago /
Politics 

A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has ruled out any possibility of leaving the party for the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.    

Tinubu, Buhari, Akande, Others Make APC Board Of Trustees

4 years ago /
Politics 

Nigeria’s main opposition party, the All Progressives Congress has appointed at least 74 persons, ranging from former Head of State, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari; and former Lagos State Governor, Bola Tinubu as members of its Board of Trustees.  

APC Warns Against Arrest Of Its Chairman In Borno, Urges DSS To Shun Partisanship - Lai Mohammed

4 years ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has strongly warned against the plan by the DSS, acting at the behest of some politicians, to arrest its Chairman in Borno State Hon Ali Abubakar Dalori on trumped-up charges, saying it is capable of precipitating a crisis in an already-volatile environment.  

Aspirants Jostle For PDP Adamawa Governorship Nomination

4 years ago /
Politics 

Just a day to the close of the sale of nomination forms for the impending governorship bye-election in Adamawa state northeast Nigeria, aspirants have indicated their intention to run on the platform of People’s Democratic Party, PDP.

Nasarawa Legislators Petitions NJC Over Al-Makura

4 years ago /
Politics 

The political drama in Nasarawa state is far from being over.

Ribadu Picks Up Adamawa Governorship Form

4 years ago /
Politics 

Former Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) chairman Mallam Nuhu Ribadu has picked up the People's Democratic Party's (PDP) gubernatorial candidate form and is now poised to run in its primaries ahead of the October poll.   

Lai Mohammed, Three Others File N500m Suit Against DSS

4 years ago /
Politics 

The National publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Lai Mohammed and three others have instituted a N500 million suit against the Directorate of State Security (DSS) for their alleged arrest and detention by agents of the service during the just concluded governorship election in Osun State.

2015 Election: Atiku Set To Declare Intention

4 years ago /
Politics 

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar is set to declare his intention to contest in the 2015 presidential election.

I Will Declare My Presidential Ambition At The Right Time - Tambuwal

4 years ago /
Politics 

The speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Aminu Tambuwal has said he will make public his ambition at the right time.

Ribadu's Defection Wouldn't Affect Our Electoral Fortunes - APC

4 years ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) said on Sunday in Yola that the defection of Mallam Nuhu Ribadu to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would not affect the fortunes of the party in Adamawa.

APC Condemns The New Plan To Impeach Al-Makura

4 years ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the renewed plan by the Nasarawa State House of Assembly to impeach Governor Tanko Al-Makura, describing it as a clear act of desperation on the part of the state lawmakers.    

I am Joining PDP For The Country's Interest - Ali Modu Sheriff

4 years ago /
Politics 

Former Borno State Governor Ali Moudu Sheriff said on Friday in Abuja that his decision to dump the All Progressives Congress for the Peoples Democratic Party was taken in the interest of the country.