GNI dumps Kashamu, endorses Caretaker Committee for Ogun

A two-time gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State and member of the Sheriff/Buruji faction, Prince Gboyega Isiaka has dumped the faction for the Markafi-led caretaker committee. Isiaka in a three-page letter addressed to the Chairman, National Caretaker committee expressed sadness over the unending crisis in the state’s PDP while acknowledging […]

Makarfi is PDP national chairman, Supreme Court rules

The Supreme Court has declared Ahmed Markafi as the authentic national chairman of People’s Democratic Party (PDP). The judgment was delivered by a panel of judges of the apex court on Wednesday morning. The first issue resolved in favour of the Makarfi faction was the preliminary objection by the Ali Modu Sheriff faction, holding that […]

PDP wins Osun West Senatorial bye election

Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party has been officially declared winner of the Osun West Senatorial bye election. The chief returning officer Professor Olaide Lawal of Oye Ekiti University said Adeleke PDP polled 97,480 votes, while Mudashiru Hussain of the All Progressives Congress polled 66,116 votes. The official result declared at Baptist High School […]

Court Strikes Out PDP Application To Stop Ondo LG Polls

A State High Court sitting in Akure, the Ondo State capital has struck out the application of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for an order to stop the Ondo State government and the State Independent Electoral Commission (ODIEC) from conducting the election for local governments in the state, Channels Television has reported. The court had on […]

Doyin Okupe, former presidential aide dumps PDP

Former Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr. Doyin Okupe has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Okupe, who also worked with former President Olusegun Obasanjo was a strong member of the PDP. But the politician seems to have lost confidence in the party which he says has no future in […]

Herbert Macaulay Gold Lecture…Pix

Photo Caption: From Left: Former Peoples Democratic Party Chairman Lagos State, Chief Olabode George; Guest Lecturer, Ambassador Dapo Fafowora; Provost, Nigerian Institute of Journalist/Chairman of the occasion, Mr Gbemiga Ogunleye and past President, Nigeria Institute of Survey, Mr. Jaiye Ojekere, during the Herbert Macaulay Gold Lecture, with title: ‘Herbert Macaulay and his relevance to the […]

Register to vote out APC in 2019, PDP tells Nigerians

The National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party being led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi has called on Nigerians to come out and register in the forthcoming Continuous Voters Registration. It said the registration would be an opportunity to vote out the ruling All Progressives Congress in 2019. It also called on the management of […]

Kantigi debunks Media reports on ownership of bank account

Olabode Adaramola The Deputy Governorship candidate of the People Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2015,general elections  in Niger state, Hon.  Isah  Liman Kantigi has debunked the claim that N2 billion was traced to a company account Liman  and companies linked to him in the  United Bank for Africa (UBA). In a  Press statement issued and made available […]

2019 General Election: Niger PDP Zones Governorship Seat to Niger North Senatorial Destrict

2019 General Election: Niger PDP Zones Governorship Seat to Niger North Senatorial Destrict Olabode Adaramola ‎ The Niger State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP ) has said that it has zoned the Gubernatorial seat to the Niger North Senatorial District, the same district where the incumbent state Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello of […]