News - APC

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.      

Eight Injured As APC, PDP Clash in Rivers

4 years ago /
Politics 

At least eight persons were shot and injured when supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party and the All Progressives Congress clashed in Rumueprikom community, Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State.

Group Rejects Osun Election Result, Calls For Cancellation

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Justice and Equity Organisation, an Independent National Electoral Commission accredited election observer has called for immediate cancellation of last Saturday’s Osun State governorship election result in nine local government areas over alleged irregularities.

Omisore, PDP Heads For Tribunal Over Osun Election

4 years ago /
Politics 

Barely 48 hours after the candidate of APC and incumbent Governor Rauf Aregbesola was declare winner of the August 9th election in Osun state, the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in Osun state and its candidate, Senator Iyiola Omisore on Monday resolved to take its complaints about last Saturday’s governorship election in the state to the election petition tribunal.

Osun 2014: There Were Manipulations - Iyiola Omisore Organisation

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Osun state said it is studying the results of Saturday’s governorship election and consulting widely on whether or not to challenge the outcome of the polls.  

Aregbesola Won Osun 2014 Governorship Election

4 years ago /
Politics 

In the result announced early this morning by the returning officer who is also the VC Obafemi Awolowo University OAU Ile-Ife, Professor Bamitale Omole, Aregbesola won majority of the poll with 394,684 votes against Senator Iyiola Omisore of PDP who polled 292,747 votes.

Lai Mohammed And Other Members Of APC Arrested Early Saturday

4 years ago /
Nation 

Some members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, including the Spokesman of the Party, Mr Lai Mohammed were said to have been arrested early Saturday by the Police.

Borno State Governor, Shettima Dissolves Cabinet

4 years ago /
Politics 

Borno state governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, yesterday shocked his political aides when he announced the total dissolution of his cabinet for the first since assuming office in 2011.

73,000 Security Forces Deployed To Osun, As Election Holds

4 years ago /
Politics 

The two leading candidates in today’s gubernatorial election in Osun State, Governor Rauf Aregbesola of the All Progressives Congress, APC and Iyiola Omisore of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP are in tight contest for the soul of the state.

Osun 2014: We Say 'NO' To Militarisation - APC

4 years ago /
Politics 

Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Osun state, the national leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, held a closed-door meeting in Ado-Ekiti to strategise on how the party would not suffer defeat like it recorded in Ekiti state.    

Oyinlola: Jonathan Behind My Exit From PDP

4 years ago /
Politics 

The former National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola has blamed his exit from the party to All Progressives Congress (APC) on President Goodluck Jonathan.

Nyako Left Adamawa In Disarray Says Marwa

4 years ago /
Nation  Politics 

Former Military Administrator of Lagos and Borno States, Alhaji Mohammed Buba Marwa has criticised the over seven-year reign of Murtala Nyako as Adamawa Governor.

APGA Lawmakers Decamp To PDP In Anambra

4 years ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Anambra State yesterday suffered loss as members elected on his platform in the House Representative defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Oyinlola, Others Defect To APC Ahead Of Saturday Election In Osun State

4 years ago /
Politics 

The former of Osun state Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, formally defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and joined the ruling APC in the state thereby boosting the fortunes of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the august 9th election with thousands of his followers joining him as well.

IGP Clears FG Over Attack On Buhari

4 years ago /
Security 

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba has exonerated the federal government from any involvement in the plan to kill a former Head of State, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), according to an interim investigation by the police.

INEC Releases List Of 20 Candidates For Osun Election

4 years ago /
Politics 

As the people of Osun State prepare for the August 9 governorship election in the state, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday released the list of the 20 political parties and governorship candidates that will be contesting in the poll.

Nasarawa Impeachment: Lawmakers Move From State Capital

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Nasarawa State House of Assembly has moved to Karu Local Government Area of the State were it is currently sitting to deliberate on a petition against the state Chief Judge, Suleiman Dikko, over the composition of the seven-member panel raised to investigate allegations against Governor Umaru Al-Makura. 

APC Calls For International Inquiry Into Attempted Assassination On Buhari

4 years ago /
Politics  Security 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called for an international inquiry into Wednesday’s assassination attempt on its leader, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, to unravel the motive and the perpetrators of the dastardly act that could have plunged the country into a deep turmoil, had it succeeded.

Nigeria Would Have Been On Fire If Buhari Was Killed - President Jonathan

4 years ago /
Nation 

President Jonathan on Sunday declared that Nigeria would have been in turmoil if the bomb blasts in Kaduna which was apparently targeted at former Head of State and APC chieftain Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd) and Islamic cleric Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi had killed them.      

Terrorism: Stop The Blame Game - Cardinal Onaiyekan

4 years ago /
Nation 

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has exonerated itself from insinuations that they have connections with the Boko Haram insurgency.