News - APC

REPS' DEFECTION: PDP may have judicial precedents on its side

4 years ago /
Politics 

With the many defections from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party to the main opposition, All Progressive Congress, expectations are  that fundamental changes in the composition and structure of the legislature will  ruffle the assembly.

Labor Party accuses APC of disregarding electoral laws

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission says it is watching political developments in Rivers and Ekiti states where rallies and campaigns are holding to determine if any rules are being violated. 

Nigerian Governors fault the FG over financial shortages in the polity

4 years ago /
Nation 

The Rotimi Amaechi led faction of the Nigerian Governors' Forum has called on the national assembly to begin an independent investigation into the alleged non-remittance of billions of dollars of oil revenue. 

Reactions trail the shooting of Senator Abe by Nigerian Police

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Coordinator of Save Rivers Movement, Igo Aguma, accused the police of taking sides with the  anti-Amaechi forces in the state. he was corroborated by others as well. 

SPECIAL REPORT:A comparison of the PDP and the APC manifestoes

4 years ago /
Politics 

In the older and ordered  democracies, political parties are formed with certain values and commitments which underly their existence.

PDP loses majority seat in Sokoto state House of assembly

4 years ago /
Politics 

Twenty-seven out of thirty members of the Sokoto state House of Assembly have defected from the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressives Congress, APC.

PDP Members comment on upcoming NEC meeting

4 years ago /
Politics 

Ahead of the National Executive Committee meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, many want the party to explore a possible reconciliation to end the crisis within it.

APC challenges PDP over alleged plan to Islamise Nigeria

4 years ago /
Politics 

In what has become a trend of accusations and counter-accusations, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has accused the All Progressives Congress of making plans to Islamise Nigeria.

Governor Akpabio asks Tambuwal to effect the return of the 37 Reps who defected to APC

4 years ago /
Politics 

Akwa State Governor, Goodswill Akpabio has called on the speaker of the House of representatives, Honorable Aminu Tambuwal, to do all that is within his power to prevent further defection of PDP members to the opposition party.         

"Nyesom Wike fingered for Ahaodi High Court bombing

4 years ago /
Nation 

The incidents that have rocked the Rivers State’s Judicial institution did nothing to appease the political tension that has been the climate in the state for almost a year now. If anything, the bombing of the Ahaoda High court has presented warring factions with the opportunity to once again declare their undying distrust for one another.

"The PDP is panicking" - Governor Amaechi

4 years ago /
Politics 

The seemingly desperate move by the Peoples Democratic Party to strong-arm the G5 Governors into coming back to the PDP by calling for their immediate impeachment seems to have fallen flat as the G5 Governors say they are calling PDP’s bluff.

Bamanga Tukur sends message to the APC

4 years ago /
Politics 

The New year celebrations were not without political statements or occurrences particularly on the ongoing power tussle between the ruling Peoples Democratic Party and the opposition party, All Progressives Congress. 

APC demolishes opposition parties in Yobe state polls

4 years ago /
Politics 

In direct contrast to the Anambra state elections which was surrounded by controversy and allegations of rigging as well as the defeat of the APC in the gubernatorial polls, the Yobe state local government elections were conducted and results announced without raising any form of alarm so far.

KANO LAWMAKERS' ARRESTS; KWAKWANSO REACTS

4 years ago /
Politics 

Officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday swooped on the Kano state House of Assembly over allegations of financial impropriety.

Kano state legislators arrested by EFCC

4 years ago /
Politics 

The  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested key members of the Kano State House of Assembly among whom is the Speaker, Gambo Sallau.

Nigerians call for investigation into Obasanjo's allegations

4 years ago /
Politics 

According to some Nigerians, political intrigues and politicking ahead of the 2015 elections is overheating the polity. 

DETAILS OF THE APC MEETING WITH OBASANJO

4 years ago /
Politics 

The opposition party, the All Progressives Congress, APC appears to remain insatiable.

APC GAINS CONTROL OF HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

4 years ago /
Politics 

The ruling party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has lost its majority in the lower chamber of the National Assembly. 

Abuja: Treason

4 years ago /
Politics 

The federal government has warned the All Progressive Congress (APC) that it would pay the price of treason for calling for the impeachment of President Goodluck Jonathan.

NASIR EL-RUFAI EXONERATED BY ABUJA HIGH COURT

4 years ago /
Nation 

Former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Nasir El-Rufai has been cleared of charges of abuse of power by an Abuja High court.