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(Opinion) APC National Convention: Two Key Reasons Why George Akume May Emerge As National Chairman

Ahead of the APC National Convention, About Twelve Political Gladiators have indicated interest in the National Chairmanship Position. One of the Top Contenders in the Race is Senator George Akume, the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs. Below is a list of Two Keys Reasons Why Akume may emerge as the Next APC National Chairman.

  3 months ago ago
(Opinion) APC National Convention: Two Key Reasons Why George Akume May Emerge As National Chairman

POLITICS

APC National Chairmanship Position: Two Prominent Ex-Governors To Watch Out

It's no longer a news that Twelve Aspirants have indicated Interest to Succeed the incumbent APC National Caretaker Committee Chairman, Mai Mala Buni who is expected to hand over the mantle of Leadership anytime soon. As the APC National Convention is fast approaching, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and George Akume are Top Contenders to watch out, they might take over the mantle of leadership from Buni because of their

  3 months ago ago
APC National Chairmanship Position: Two Prominent Ex-Governors To Watch Out

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APC National Chairmanship Seat: List of Two Prominent Ex-Governors That May Succeed Mai Mala Buni

It's no longer a news that a total of Nine Aspirants have joined the Race to Succeed the Incumbent APC National Chairman, Mai Mala Buni. Without doubt, the Race is actually between Two Prominent Aspirants, They are Senator George Akume Photo Credit: Goggle Akume is the incumbent Minister of Special Duties, The APC Topshot is a political force especially in Benue State where he served as a Two-term Governor.

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APC National Chairmanship Seat: List of Two Prominent Ex-Governors That May Succeed Mai Mala Buni

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Gov Ortom Speaks on Akume’s Attack, Enugu Assembly Passes Anti-open Grazing

Gov Ortom Speaks on Akume’s Attack Photo Credit: Daily Post Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has hinted on a major reason he must drag the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Senator George Akume to court for attacking him. Recall that Senator Akume, during a press conference in Abuja, asked the Federal Government to declare a state of emergency in Benue following Governor Ortom’s outcry on incessant killings in the state.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gov Ortom Speaks on Akume’s Attack, Enugu Assembly Passes Anti-open Grazing

POLITICS

2023: See What Akume Said Responsible For Massive Defection Of Opposition Members To APC

Former Governor of Benue State and current Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Senator George has revealed one compelling reason for the recent massive defection of opposition members from both PDP and APGA into the ruling party, APC. Image Credits || Facebook George Akume made the revelation in a statement on Friday in Abuja following the defection of about eleven lawmakers including six serving and four former House of Representatives members as well as two members of the Anambra House of Assembly.

  3 months ago ago
2023: See What Akume Said Responsible For Massive Defection Of Opposition Members To APC

POLITICS

Photos: Fani Kayode dines with Akume, another Buhari minister

The ex-Aviation minister Femi Fani-Kayode who just joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) has again been welcomed to the fold by former Benue State governor, George Akume. Akume invited the ex-aviation minister for lunch on Sunday as they both dined with friends amidst pleasantries and banters at his residence.

  4 months ago ago
Photos: Fani Kayode dines with Akume, another Buhari minister

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Why Akume Said APC Will Take Over Benue In 2023

Ahead of the 2023 governorship election in Benue State, the two main political parties in the country are trying to win the North Central state. Photo credit: Vanguard While the ruling party in the state, the Peoples Democratic Party is trying to maintain its dominance in the 2023 governorship election, the All Progressives Congress is also trying to win back the state in 2023.

  3 months ago ago
Why Akume Said APC Will Take Over Benue In 2023

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Why Benue People May Support Akume For APC National Chairman

The race for the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has already begun ahead of the party's national convention. Photo credit: APC Although the ruling party is yet to fix a date for its national convention, the tussle for the position of the party's national convention has continued to generate a lot of attention.

  4 months ago ago
Why Benue People May Support Akume For APC National Chairman

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Benue PDP hails Governor Ortom over N60 billion suit against Senator Akume

Benue state chapter of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) has hailed the state Governor, Samuel Ortom for his decision to approach the court of law to seek redress against Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, George Akume, in a N60 billion suit. The party also noted that the decision of the governor to resort to the law courts, rather than fight Akume dirty over his allegations against Ortom, was commendable.

  4 months ago ago
Benue PDP hails Governor Ortom over N60 billion suit against Senator Akume

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Today's Headlines: Jonathan should remain in PDP To Win-Wike; Guber Aspirants In Talks With Akume

Photos Credit: Google 2023: Jonathan should remain in PDP to win, says Wike Nyesom Wike, the Rivers State governor, says should former President Goodluck Jonathan decide to run for president in 2023, his interest would best be served by remaining in the Peoples Democratic Party.

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Today's Headlines: Jonathan should remain in PDP To Win-Wike; Guber Aspirants In Talks With Akume

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One Observed Reason Akume Stated That Was Behind The Defection Of Members Of Rivalry Parties To APC

Defection of party members to a different political party can be counted as a great loss to the affected party and can also be accredited as a great achievement to the benefited party, as 11 lawmakers from the opposition parties (APGA and PDP) in Anambra State on September 29, defected to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), which can be counted as success to the ruling APC.

  3 months ago ago
One Observed Reason Akume Stated That Was Behind The Defection Of Members Of Rivalry Parties To APC

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1 Strong Point Akume Stood On While Cautioning PACPM Against Granting Pardon To Unrepentant Inmates

Senator George Akume, who is the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, had on Tuesday, cautioned the Presidential Advisory Committee on Prerogative of Mercy (PACPM) to ensure that only genuinely repentant inmates are recommend to the president for state pardon. Photo credit: The Eagle News

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1 Strong Point Akume Stood On While Cautioning PACPM Against Granting Pardon To Unrepentant Inmates

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Governor Ortom Drags Buhari's Minister, Akume To Court

Senator George Akume, the Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs has been dragged to court by the Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom over the allegations he made against him at the recent press conference held in Abuja. Governor Ortom said he did not want to join issues with the minister so he has chosen the honorable way by suing him to court.

  4 months ago ago
Governor Ortom Drags Buhari's Minister, Akume To Court

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Today's Headlines: Akume Has Sold Out Benue People- Ortom, PMB Reveals Why He Sacked Two Ministers

Akume Has Sold Out Benue People- Gov Ortom Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers Samuel Ortom, the Governor of Benue State, on Wednesday, has accused Senator George Akume, the Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, of being a sell-out. Addressing journalists at the State Government House, the Governor threatened to sue the minister for defamation.

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Today's Headlines: Akume Has Sold Out Benue People- Ortom, PMB Reveals Why He Sacked Two Ministers

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Latest Updates: Abandoned Constituency Project in Benue State by Senator Akume

Former Senator George Akume now Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, has been reported to have abandoned a constituency project he started while he was a senator. Constituency projects are projects that are idealized and executed on the behalf of lawmakers in their respective constituencies by contractors for the benefit of the people they represent.

  4 months ago ago
Latest Updates: Abandoned Constituency Project in Benue State by Senator Akume

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: NAF Denies Paying Bandits N20m To Save Buhari's Plane, APC Will Take Over Benue

NAF Denies Paying Bandits N20m To Save Buhari's Plane Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has denied making payments to bandits in exchange for an anti-aircraft gun seized from the Nigerian Army. According to a statement by its spokesperson, Air Commodore, Edward Gabkwet, NAF said there was no truth in the report.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: NAF Denies Paying Bandits N20m To Save Buhari's Plane, APC Will Take Over Benue

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Governor Ortom vows to drag George Akume to court and prove the allegations against him

Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom said he would drag George Akume, the Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, Senator , to court to prove allegations against his administration. George Akume had asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to thoroughly investigate the application of the total federal allocations to Benue State from May 29, 2015, to date.

  4 months ago ago
Governor Ortom vows to drag George Akume to court and prove the allegations against him

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Why Governor Ortom Took The Exasperated Action Against Senator George Akume

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom on Friday, instituted a lawsuit of sixty billion naira (N60bn) against Senator George Akume, who is the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, at the Makurdi High Court. Photo credit: The Punch Newspaper The suit, which was filed Okon N. Efut (SAN) and four other lawyers on behalf of Governor Ortom, explained why Governor Samuel Ortom imposed such a big lawsuit on Senator Akume.

  4 months ago ago
Why Governor Ortom Took The Exasperated Action Against Senator George Akume

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Fani-Kayode Dines At The Residence Of George Akume

The former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has been spotted dining at the residence of the Minister of Special Duties, George Akume.Fani-Kayode has been under fire since Thursday following his defection to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. The former fierce critic of the Mohammadu Buhari-led administration has been bollocked for the sensational switch on both social and traditional media.

  4 months ago ago
Fani-Kayode Dines At The Residence Of George Akume

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: "Ask God To End Insecurity" – Matawalle, Akume Has Sold Out Benue People – Ortom

Photo Credit To Google Zamfara: Pray, ask God to end insecurity – Matawalle tells Nigerians Photo Credit To Daily Post Zamfara Governor, Bello Matawalle has urged Nigerians to intensify prayers for God’s intervention on insecurity. Matawalle spoke during a special prayer organised by the Ulamau Consultative Committee (UCC).

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