The caretaker committee chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Mai Mala Buni, on Wednesday, October 13, met with the governor of Adamawa state, Ahmadu Fintiri. Buni who is also the governor of Yobe state shared photos of his meeting with Fintiri on Facebook, thanking his Adamawa counterpart for the warm reception.
PDP Governors hope for unity post-convention PHOTO CREDIT: P M. News Nigeria People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Governors have expressed optimism that the party would come out of its national convention more united. Governor Aminu Tambuwal, the Chairman of the PDP Governors’ Forum, said the party is ready to provide the desired platform upon which many Nigerians could realise their aspirations.
The Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), has announced through its National convention planning Committee Chairman, Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa state that the party will be using two venues for its elective National convention coming up on the 30th and 31st of October 2021. He made this disclosure yesterday at the party's National Secretariat after a meeting of the Convention planning Committee at the party's National Secretariat, Abuja which also had the governors of Bayelsa, Diri and Oyo state, Makinde in attendance.
The race for the 2023 governorship election in Adamawa State has already begun as influential politicians in the Peoples Democratic Party and All Progressives Congress are working to win the State. Photo credit: Vanguard While the ruling party in the State, Peoples Democratic Party is working to strengthen its fold to be able to maintain its dominance in Adamawa State, the All Progressives is also working to return to power in the State after it lost the governorship seat to PDP in 2019 election.
Today's Headlines: PDP Commences Sales Of Nomination Forms, Zoning Not The Problem Of Nigeria -Ortom
Convention: PDP commences sales of nomination forms on Monday Nomination forms for the various offices in the National Working Committee, NWC, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will be on sale, Monday next week, convention planning organizing chairman, Ahmadu Fintiri has said.
Ahead of the PDP National Convention scheduled for the 30th and 31st of October, 2021, the Party's Screening Sub Committee has disqualified Three Aspirants from the Race, they are Dr. Eddy Olafeso (Ondo State), Okey Muo-Aron (Anambra State) and Professor Wale Oladipo (Osun State) from contesting for the positions of National Publicity Secretary, National Secretary and Deputy National Chairman (South) respectively.
Today's Headlines: PDP To Inaugurate Convention Committee; Twitter Ban To Be Lifted Soon-Lai Mohammed
(Photos Credit: Google) PDP to inaugurate convention committee Friday MEANWHILE, the National Working Committee of the PDP has slated Friday, September 17 for the inauguration of its national convention organizing committee. (Photos Credit: Vanguard) The 270-member committee is chaired by Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri while Governors Duoye (Bayelsa) and Seyi Makinde (Oyo) serve as deputy chairman and secretary respectively.
OPINION: Why Fintiri Is Wrong That Only President From The North-East Will End Insurgency In Nigeria
As the 2023 presidential election draw nearer everyday, a lot of people have been commenting on the regional zone to produce the next president, as a guide to let Nigerians know the appropriate person to vote for in order not to regret choosing a wrong representative. The Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, has said that electing a President from the North-East will bring an end to the insurgency being witnessed in different parts of the country.
A Third Republic Senate President, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu has emerged as the Consensus Candidate of the North for the PDP National Chairmanship Position after hours of continuous meeting by the Party's Stakeholders of Northern Extraction in Abuja.Dr. Iyorchia Ayu Photo Credit: Daily Trust Ayu who hails from Benue State emerged as the Sole Candidate as agreed by the 19 Northern States PDP Stakeholders.
The Peoples Democratic Party PDP may likely shift the date of its National Convention slated to hold between October 30th and October 31st. The reason is that things have not been set to meet up with the date. There are so many reasons that might be responsible for the shift of the date of the National Convention of the Party.
Fintiri's Claims That A North-East President Will End Insurgency:Must They Wait To Become President?
In anticipation of the upcoming 2023 Presidential election along with the aggravating insecurity challenges that's currently taking its toll in the Northern part of the country especially in the North-Eastern region, the able governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Fintiri has come out to claim that a president from the North-East part of the country would end insurgency in Nigeria within his first term in office.
Image Credit: Punch News One of the tending news as at today is the defection of the former Minister for Aviation, Chief Femi Fani Kayode (FFK) as he recently decamped to APC and further claims that he had wrongly attacked President Muhammadu Buhari in the past.
In less than 24 hours after three chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party vying for positions in the National Working Committee had been disqualified, Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State appeared on a live TV program to share his thoughts over the development. Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde
1 Smart Move APC Should Make As Fintiri Claims PDP Will Have 28 Out Of 36 States Amid The Convention
Image Credit: Punch News The Chairman of the National convention planning committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmadu Fintiri reportedly made it known that the journey to reclaim at least 28 out of 36 states of the Federation for their party has commenced, this is in regards to their upcoming convention, and he further vows to give their party the best.
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Former Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria while speaking with journalists after casting his vote at the venue of PDP state congress expressed his unshakable optimism that the People's Democratic Party (PDP) will overpower the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the upcoming elections, 2023.
Without doubt, there is a likelihood that the People's Democratic Party (PDP) will zone it's 2023 Presidential Ticket to South, This arose from the outcome of a Meeting held by the PDP Governors Forum in Abuja on Wednesday Night. The Meeting which was held at the Akwa-ibom State Governors Lodge had in Attendance Thirteen PDP Governors, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State who is also the Chairman of the PDP Governors Forum presided over the Meeting.
Photo Credit: Google President From North-East Will End Insurgency-Fintiri Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, has said electing a President from the North East will bring an end to the insurgency being witnessed in parts of the country. Fintiri, who was represented by his Chief of Staff, Prof. Maxwell Gidado, disclosed this at 2021 North East Star Magazine awards, where he was honoured as the Governor of the Year.
Governor Ahmadu Fintiri, Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Convention Council, has stated that the party has handled its internal political problem much better than the governing party and others. The Adamawa State Governor made this known after returning to Yola from the Party's national executive council meeting on Sunday, after his conformation as chairman of the convention council.
Vanguard Newspaper reports that Adamawa State governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, has been appointed as the Chairman of the convention organizing committee of the Peoples Democratic Party. The appointment was reportedly made today during the meeting of the party’s 93rd National Executive Committee, held in Abuja.
The former Senate President, Senator Iyorchia Ayu has emerged the Northern consensus candidate for National Chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party, the main opposition party in Nigeria. The Northern caucus of the People's Democratic Party, PDP rose from a marathon meeting and picked Ayu as the consensus candidate for the National Chairmanship position ahead of its national convention which will take place between 30th - 31st October in Abuja.