News - All Progressives Congress

Anambra Governorship: Seven Parties Meet INEC Deadline For Nominations

5 days ago /
Nation  Politics 

Seven political parties were able to submit nominations forms of their flag bearer as the build-up to the November Anambra governorship elections gathers momentum.    The submission of nomination forms to the independent national electoral commission closed on Monday. Two leading political parties, the All Progressives’ Congress, and the Peoples Democratic Party made...

Anambra Election: APC Ratifies Nwoye

5 days ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress has upheld the emergence of Tony Nwoye as the flag bearer of the party at the primary held on august 26, 2017.  Nwoye on APC fly national publicity secretary of the party, Bolaji Abdullahi confirmed the development to AIT by implication, Tony Nwoye will be the flag...

APC Considers Petition On Anambra Primary

1 week ago /
Politics 

The governorship appeal committee of the All Progressives Congress for the Anambra primary has commenced sitting in Abuja. The Party’s Governorship Candidate Tony Nwoye was grilled by the committee this Monday. One of the aspirants, Senator Andy Ubah, had petitioned the party alleging massive irregularities that enthroned Tony Nwoye as candidate during...

Oseloka Obaze Wins Anambra PDP Governorship Ticket

3 weeks ago /
Politics 

Mr Oseloka Obaze has emerged winner of the governorship primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra State. Obaze, a former Secretary to the Anambra State Government, polled a total of 672 votes on Monday to defeat two other aspirants. His closest rival, Alex Obi-Ogbolu, scored 190 votes while the third candidate, Ifeanyi...

President Buhari Delighted With Improving State Of Nigerian Economy

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says he is delighted at the improving state of the Nigerian economy. The president who received briefing from the minister of budget and national planning, senator Udoma Udo Udoma, the Minister Of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, and governor of the central bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, said that he...

Buhari Meets APC/PDP Leaders

1 month ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria’s democracy needs a viable opposition for national growth and development. The president who said this on Friday when he hosted leaders of the two main political parties in Nigeria, the ruling All Progressives Congress APC and the Peoples Democratic Party PDP at the Aso Rock Villa...

Wike: If PDP Can Win Rivers With Stiff Opposition, Anambra Is Small Case

1 month ago /
Politics 

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) can win Anambra State governorship election if all members of the party in the state cooperate with its leadership. Wike who was in Anambra State to conduct the ward congress of the party with his Ekiti State...

Cross-River: High Court Demands Status Quo Be Maintained On House Of Assembly

1 month ago /
Nation 

A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered that status quo be maintained on cross-river state house of assembly’s attempt to declare vacant the seat of Elucate Okora Ekom, in the state legislature. The speaker of the house, John Gaul Lebo, had recently declared the seat vacant over Ekom’s decision...

BREAKING: One Killed At Inauguration Of Bayelsa APC Acting Chairman

1 month ago /
Politics 

At least one person has been reported killed during the inauguration of the Acting Chairman of the Bayelsa State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital. This follows the violence that erupted at the venue of the event as many supporters of the party gathered for...

Police: Why We Did Not Arrest Attackers Of Charlie Boy’s Group

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Police wednesday gave reasons why they did not arrest those who attacked members of ‘OurMumuDonDo’ movement asking for the return or resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari from office. The group, led by popular musician and entertainer, Charlie Boy, had gone to Wuse Market last Tuesday to protest, but were...

PDP Powerfully Re-Launched Itself

1 month ago /
Politics 

Nigeria’s largest opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party on Saturday re-launched itself powerfully after its defeat at the last general election in 2015 at its 2017 special non-elective national convention.  The carnival like convention created an atmosphere for members to reunite. It also created an opportunity for many to sell their ambitions...

Jonathan Blasts Critics, Says Only PDP Can Lead Nigeria To Greatness

1 month ago /
Nation 

Former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has faulted critics of his administration and the Peoples Democratic Party, saying the party is back and is the only one that can lead the country to greatness. Mr Jonathan’s comments came at the PDP’s non-elective national convention today in Abuja, one month after the Supreme...

Borno APC Slams Shekau Capture Rumours

1 month ago /
Nation 

The all progressives congress, APC in Borno state has alleged that some loyalists of former Governor Ali Modu Sheriff, ‎led by one barrister Kolo Adam, are behind the recent rumours, claiming that boko haram’s leader, Abubakar Shekau has been arrested at a un rented facility in Maiduguri. APC's publicity secretary, Makinta...

Osoba Advocates Internal Democracy Among Political Parties

1 month ago /
Nation 

A former governor of Ogun State, Olusegun Osoba, has advocated for an internal democracy within various political parties in Nigeria. The former governor stressed that any political party which lacks internal democracy would lose out during the 2019 general elections. He stated this on Wednesday while addressing some members of the All...

Anambra Church Shootings: Delta State Governor Condemn Attack

1 month ago /
Nation 

Delta state governor, senator Ifeanyi Okowa has condoled his Anambra state counterpart, Willie Obiano over Sunday’s church attack at St. Philips catholic church Ozubulu In Ekwusigo local government area of Anambra state.  The governor condemned in strong terms the attack by gunmen leading to the death of several worshippers. The governor expressed...

How Lagos LG Polls Were ‘Rigged’, PDP Alleges

1 month ago /
Nation 

More reactions have continued to trail the results of the elections into the 57 local governments and local council development areas of Lagos State. Announcing the results of the polls on Monday, the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) had said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) won all the chairmanship...

1999 Constitution Is Nigeria’s Greatest Misadventure – Bisi Akande

2 months ago /
Nation 

A former governor of Osun State, Adebisi Akande has described the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria as the greatest misadventure of the country, saying that the law can not make the progress of Nigeria work. Akande made the call for the replacement of the Constitution with the 1963...

PDP Governors, Others To Visit President Buhari

2 months ago /
Nation 

Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party are among six governors who are scheduled to leave Nigeria today to visit President Muhammadu Buhari in London. It was gathered that the visit was being organised by the office of the National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Munguno (retd.). It was...

Official Results: APC Sweeps All Chairmanship Seats In Lagos LG Polls

2 months ago /
Politics 

The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has officially released the results of the elections into the 57 Local Governments and Local Council Development Areas of the state. The Chairman of LASIEC, Justice Ayotunde Phillips, announced this in a statement signed on Monday by the Director of Public Affairs, LASIEC, Oladapo...

Buhari Has Not Lost Any Bit Of His Sense Of Humour- Okorocha

2 months ago /
Nation 

Imo State Governor,  Rochas Okorocha, has  said  that President Muhammadu Buhari was very cheerful and has not lost any bit of his sense of humour when he and other leaders of the All Progressives Congress met him in London on Sunday. Okorocha gave this report in a telephone conversation Reported by...


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