News - PDP

PDP Senate Caucus Meets Chairmanship Aspirants

8 hours ago /
Politics 

The Senate caucus of the People’s Democratic Party on Monday held a crucial meeting with aspirants for the chairmanship position of the party in Abuja with senators screening aspirants on their plans for the PDP. Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio led the PDP senators to screen aspirants on their vision...

Concerned PDP Stakeholders To Pick Consensus Chairmanship Candidate

3 days ago /
Politics 

Leaders and members of the concerned PDP stakeholders forum have met in Abuja to decide on a consensus national chairmanship candidate, ahead of the December 9 national convention. They have also condemned verbal attacks and mudslinging’s by supporters and media teams of some aspirants, saying caution remains the watchword for a...

Senate Probes Paris Club Refunds, Other Bailout Funds

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Senate, yesterday, said that it would probe how the Paris Club refunds and other bailout funds given to state governors by President Muhammadu Buhari were approved. The decision by the apex legislative chamber to investigate the funds was provoked by concerns that many state governors currently owe workers’ salaries,...

Reps Probe IOCs Over Loss Of $14bn Gas Flared Fund

4 days ago /
Nation 

The House of Representatives has set up an ad-hoc committee to investigate the non-payment of penalties on gas flaring by International Oil Companies (OICs) amounting to over $14 billion and report back within eight weeks for further legislative action. It has also urged relevant government agencies to undertake damage and...

Dokpesi Continues Consultative Visits

4 days ago /
Politics 

Former National Chairman of the Peoples  Democratic Party (PDP) Bamaga Tukur has lamented the current plight of nigerians across the country. The former PDP chairman who was speaking when he received one of the PDP chairmanship aspirants Raymond Dokpesi in Abuja said only true democratic process can save the country's situations. His...

Gbenga Daniel Declares His Intention To Run For PDP National Chairmanship Position

5 days ago /
Politics 

Former Governor of Ogun State Gbenga Daniels, has officially made public his intention to run for the December 9th Peoples Democratic Party, PDP National Chairmanship position. The PDP national chairmanship hopeful who described himself as a peace builder, urged members from the south west zone, to consider making him their consensus candidate in the...

Dokpesi Takes Campaign To Ex-President Jonathan

5 days ago /
Politics 

Business mogul and politician, High Chief Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi has extended his tour of homes of leaders and founding fathers of the People's Democratic Party, PDP to the office of former president Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja, the Nigerian capital. Dokpesi's visit was to intimate the former president of his decision to...

PDP Chairmanship: Dokpesi Gets More Endorsements

1 week ago /
Politics 

A leading aspirant for the chairmanship of the peoples democratic party, PDP, in the December convention, high chief Aleogho Dokpesi has been receiving endorsements from party leaders across the country. Dokpesi whose campaign trail berthed at the federal capital territory saw the media mogul receive blessings from elder statesman, Edwin Clark,...

Dokpesi Solicits Support Of Ogbeha/Mantu

1 week ago /
Politics 

In continuation of his visit to party leaders and founding fathers of the peoples democratic party, a foremost aspirant in the PDP national chairmanship race, High Chief Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi was at the Abuja homes of the former deputy senate president, Senator Ibrahim Mantu and a former military governor and...

PDP National Convention: IBB Bless Dokpesi For Chairman

1 week ago /
Politics 

The forthcoming December national convention of the PDP has been described by former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida as an avenue for party faithful to uphold the visionary ideals of the founding fathers of the party. He said Democracy was about choice and only people with vision, courage and strong commitment...

House Of Reps Investigates State House Clinic

1 week ago /
Health  Nation 

The House of Representatives has asked an ad-hoc committee to investigate the condition of the State House Clinic, Abuja, and alleged irregular deductions from the salaries and allowances of the staff. This house set up the committee after adopting a motion raised by Henry Archibong (PDP-Akwa Ibom) at the plenary on...

Dokpesi Wants Council Of State To Intercede To Keep Nigeria United

1 week ago /
Politics 

PDP national chairmanship hopeful and a business mogul, Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi wants former military head of state of Nigeria, General Abdusalam Abubakar to get the council of state to intercede in keeping Nigeria as one united indivisible entity. Raymond Dokpesi made the call when he visited the former  military head...

Dokpesi Decries Attempts At Micro-Zoning Of PDP Chairmanship

1 week ago /
Politics 

An aspirant for the chairmanship of The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, High Chief Aleogho Dokpesi has decried the high wire manipulations to micro-zone the chairmanship position to the south­ west as anti-party and against the interest of the party. Dokpesi made this known while fielding questions from newsmen in Abuja on...

Zoning Formula: PDP Northern Leaders Restate Commitment

1 week ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party northern leaders and elders forum has restated its commitment to the zoning formula adopted by the party, under which the 2019 presidential seat is zoned to the north. The forum restated its position at a meeting held in Abuja, to review the party’s zoning arrangement ahead of...

Dokpesi Endorses Okoye For PDP Youth Leader Position

1 week ago /
Politics 

A stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party, high Chief Aleogho Dokpesi has endorsed Sunday Udeh-Okoye for the position of national youth leader in the forthcoming 2017 elective convention of the party. Dokpesi who received Udeh-Okoye At his Abuja home on Monday said the progress of the party is in the hands...

2019 Guber Race: Campaign Shifts To Nasarawa North

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Sen. Abubakar Sodangi on Thursday threw his weight behind the calls to zone the Nasarawa State governorship seat to the north senatorial district in 2019. “Nasarawa North is the only senatorial district yet to produce a governor. “The first civilian governor, Abdullahi Adamu, is from the West senatorial district, while his successor,...

Kogi Assembly Approves N4.017bn Loan For Rice Mill

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Kogi House of Assembly on Thursday, approved for the State Government to secure N4.017 billion loan for the establishment of a 50-ton rice mill at Omi-Dam, Yagba. It was reported that the approval was sequel to the adoption of a letter from the Executive, seeking a resolution of the House in...

PDP asks Buhari to act on NNPC GMD

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed shock at the loud silence of President Muhammadu Buhari on the corruption scandal and other illegalities currently being exposed at the nation’s cash cow, the NNPC in which two of his aides, the minister of state for petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu and the group...

PDP condemns defection of two of its members

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has described the defection of two of its members Ahmed Tijani from Kogi state and Zaphaniah Jisalo from the FCT to the ruling all progressives congress (APC), as an act of illegality perpetrated on the floor of the house of representatives. Spokesperson of the party, Dayo...

Babangida Aliyu’s money laundering case file remitted to acting CJ for transfer to Minna

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the federal high court, Abuja has remitted the case file of the money laundering charge against the immediate past governor of Niger state, Babangida Aliyu and one other by the federal government to the acting chief judge of the court for transfer to Minna, Niger state...


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