Politics

APC crisis deepens as Dogara, 9 others drag Oyegun to court over congresses

The speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and nine others have sued the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, over the conduct of ward and local government congresses of the party in...

Why no APC leader can cage me – Rochas Okorocha

Rochas Okorocha, the Imo state governor, on Friday said that nobody can cage him politically.

The governor said this through a statement release to newsmen in Owerri, by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Sam Onwuemeodo, who was responding...

Okorocha obtains court injunction to stop Imo APC congress

A Federal High Court in Owerri, Imo state, has ordered the All Progressives Congress (APC) to refrain from conducting Saturday’s state congress or any other congress in Imo, pending the determination of a suit filed by Barrister Mbagwu Augustine...

Ezeonwuka speaks on Okorocha’s alleged offer of N3billion to return to APGA

A member of the Board of Trustees (BOT) of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Rommy Ezeonwuka, has warned Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, not to return to the party.

Ezeonwuka gave the warning yesterday in an...

Okorocha loses as appeal committee affirms APC ward congresses

EMBATTLED Imo state Governor, Rochas Okorocha may have lost the second leg of the battle to get the national leadership of his ruling All Progressives Congress APC to declare that there were no ward congresses in the state as the Appeal Committee...

Okorocha loses again as APC holds LG congress in Imo

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha’s attempt to stop the local government congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday, failed, as the party went ahead with the exercise.

Executives of the party were returned unopposed in...

Saraki Vs IGP Idris: Kwara police, Force HQ contradict each other on murder ‘victims’

A picture is gradually emerging of the victims of murder suspects transferred to Abuja on Wednesday by the police.

At least two of the victims whom the police described as “innocent persons” in a statement on Wednesday were individuals...

Saraki Wants To Frustrate Police Investigation Of Kwara Murder Gang, Says IGP

Ibrahim Idris, Inspector General of Police, has responded to claims he is trying to “frame and implicate” Senate President Bukola Saraki.

At the plenary of the Senate on Wednesday morning, Saraki had said some cultists were arrested in...

APC leaders want Okorocha expelled from party

The crisis in the Imo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday took a new dimension after leading chieftains of the party called on the national leadership of the party to expel Governor Rochas Okorocha from the party....

Femi Otedola Denies Declaring Intention To Run For Lagos Governorship Election

Nigerian Billionaire, Femi Otedola, has countered claims that he declared his intention to run for the Governor of Lagos State in the 2019 elections. This is coming after a parody account claimed that the billionaire businessman declared his...

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