Politics

APC Crisis Deepens as 10 States Hold Parallel Congresses

The crisis in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) showed no sign of receding as violence marred the state congresses of the party held saturday nationwide, with 10 states hosting parallel congresses. The states where factions of the party...

APC chieftain begs Jonathan in open letter to Buhari, rubbishes FG

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Timi Frank, has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, where he apologised to former President Goodluck Jonathan and lamented cases of corruption, battered economy, killings...

IMO: Why Okorocha was caged

A coalition of strong men and women from Imo State has lately forced Governor Rochas Okorocha to the ground largely making him irrelevant in today’s state congress of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Did the governor overreach himself...

We’ve made Gov. Okorocha politically irrelevant – Imo APC stakeholders

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Imo stakeholders have said that they have made Gov. Rochas Okorocha politically irrelevant in their determination to rescue the party from imminent collapse in the state.

Dr. Theo Ekechi, who spoke...

Dino makes comeback, says Police is owing him N10m

Embattled Kogi lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye has accused the Police of owing him N10 million as damages awarded him by an unnamed court.

Melaye who was granted bail by the Court on Wednesday, made the disclosure via Instagram on Friday...

Joe Igbokwe ‘retains position’ as result of Lagos APC congress ‘leaks’ on eve of exercise

While candidates would be vying for different elective positions at the All Progressives Congress (APC) state congress across the nation on Saturday, those in Lagos would only file at the party’s secretariat in Ikeja for other purposes but not...

Rivers crisis: APC cancels ward, LG congresses conducted by Amaechi’s faction

The May 5 ward congress and May 12 local government congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state have been cancelled.

The factions led by Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, and Magnus Abe, senator...

Ghost-Working Scandal: EFCC Closes In On Saraki’s Aide

Anti-graft detectives are closing in on Bamikole Omishore, an aide to Senate President Bukola Saraki who was recently exposed for allegedly using his wife as a ghost-worker, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

Official confirmation and other...

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...

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