Politics PDP Chairmanship: What Fayose, Jimi Agbaje Discussed

Politics PDP Chairmanship: What Fayose, Jimi Agbaje Discussed

Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose has reiterated his position that those aspiring to be the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Southwest zone must come together and present a single candidate . He maintain ed that “it won’t be in the collective interest of the Southwest zone to present six aspirants at the convention as we presently have.” Fayose said this while receiving one of the aspirants, Jimi Agbaje, who paid…

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2019 Politics: Jonathan, IBB Met Behind Close-Doors

2019 Politics: Jonathan, IBB Met Behind Close-Doors

Immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday had a closed-door meeting with former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida (retd.) He had at the close of the meeting told journalists that he is now a retired politician. The meeting held at the uphill residence of Babangida in Minna, the Niger State capital and was said to have lasted for over two hours. It was learnt that Jonathan arrived Babangida’s residence at about 10:00am in a GMC…

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PDP Must Win The 2019 Presidential Election – Goodluck Jonathan

PDP Must Win The 2019 Presidential Election – Goodluck Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has stated that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) “must win the presidency” in the 2019 general elections. Jonathan said this on Tuesday when he received Raymond Dokpesi, an aspirant for the party’s national chairmanship position, at his residence in Abuja. He warned members of the party not to make the mistake of choosing the wrong person for chairman of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) at the December convention. Jonathan said,…

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I Will Never Return To PDP – Obasanjo Tells Makarfi

I Will Never Return To PDP – Obasanjo Tells Makarfi

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has vowed never to return to the Peoples Democratic Party. This was what he told journalists after he met with the National Caretaker Chairman of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, behind closed-doors. The meeting was held at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Abeokuta, which lasted for one hour. The former president said, “I will never return to the PDP, just like a dog would never return to its vomit.”

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Raymond Dokpesi Dumps APDA, Declares For PDP Chairmanship

Raymond Dokpesi Dumps APDA, Declares For PDP Chairmanship

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and broadcast mogul, Chief Raymond Dokpesi has declared for party’s chairmanship slot. He stated, yesterday, that his trial in court over alleged corruption has no effect on his chairmanship ambition. He said his desire to become PDP national chairman remained strong and unshaken. Dokpesi said he had what it took to transform PDP if he eventually became its national chairman. “The national convention zoned the position of…

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Like Biblical David, David Mark will Lead Nigeria into Prosperity – PDP Youth

Like Biblical David, David Mark will Lead Nigeria into Prosperity – PDP Youth

The youth wing of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has clarified why Nigerians should line behind previous Senate President, David Mark, as their leader in 2019. The group on Wednesday said that it had finished up courses of action for the take-off of David Mark rally in Sokoto, at the end of the week, in support of its prefered candidate. The national coordinator of the group, Alhaji Abdullahi Ali Kano, told newsmen that the rally…

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Northern Elders, PDP Leaders Attack Fayose Over 2019 Presidential Ambition

Northern Elders, PDP Leaders Attack Fayose Over 2019 Presidential Ambition

Some Northern elders and leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have declared that the Presidential ambition of the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose is of no consequence. Speaking at a meeting held to harmonize their position on the zoning arrangement of the party ahead of the 2019 general elections, on Tuesday in Abuja, former Minister of Information, Jerry Gana insisted that the presidency has been zoned to the North Gana, who convened the meeting…

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2019 Presidency: No One Should Stop Fayose From Contesting For President – Ladoja

2019 Presidency: No One Should Stop Fayose From Contesting For President – Ladoja

Former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashid Ladoja, has said that no one in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) should stop Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, from contesting for Presidency in 2019, saying it is the governor’s fundamental human rights. Ladoja, who visited the governor Fayose at the governor’s office in Ado- Ekiti yesterday, said is eminently qualified to contest for the presidency in 2019 and no one should stop him. “Governor Fayose is my…

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PDP Suspends Ifeanyi Uba Of Capital Oil, Kashamu To Face Disciplinary Committee

PDP Suspends Ifeanyi Uba Of Capital Oil, Kashamu To Face Disciplinary Committee

Governorship aspirant ​of the Peoples Democratic ​P​arty​, PDP,​ in Anambra and CEO of Capital Oil and Gas Ifeanyi Ubah has been suspended by the National Working committee of the​ party. ​Similarly, ​the senator representing Ogun East Senatorial district, Buruju Kashamu has been referred to the party’s disciplinary committee. On Tuesday, ​Ubah ​announced his decision to file a suit against the outcome of the governorship primaries ​that ​produced Oseloka Obaze as the party’s candidate for the…

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Why Jonathan Will Not Contest The 2019 Elections – PDP

Why Jonathan Will Not Contest The 2019 Elections – PDP

Members of the People’s Democratic Party’s (PDP) south-south have stated that people calling on former President Goodluck Jonathan to run for the presidency come 2019 are only determined to ridicule him and ruin his image. They stated that the party had zoned the ticket to the North. Statement: “We have read in the dailies about some persons insinuating that the former President, intends hijacking the party structure in Bayelsa State, in order to actualize his…

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