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How Ganduje's Faction Defeated Shekarau-led Faction After APC Panel Takes Decision

The crisis rocking the Kano state chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress came to the fore in the last congress held in the State. The ruling party is divided in Kano State along the faction led by the former Governor of the State and Senator representing Kano Central Senatorial District, Senator Ibrahim Shekarau and the camp loyal to the incumbent Governor of the State, Abdullahi Ganduje.

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How Ganduje's Faction Defeated Shekarau-led Faction After APC Panel Takes Decision

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Why APC leadership needs to resolve the rift between Ganduje & Shekarau

Kano State is an important state to the ruling All Progressives Congress in the northwest because of the number of votes that usually come from the state. This is why the ruling All Progressives Congress has tried to win the state in the 2015 and 2019 general elections. Photo credit: APC

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Why APC leadership needs to resolve the rift between Ganduje & Shekarau

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Why Shekarau May Dislodge the Political Dominance of Governor Ganduje from Kano Politics

The political rift between incumbent Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, and the former governor of the state who is also Senator representing Kano Central Senatorial District, Senator Ibrahim Shekarau, may lead to the displacement of political dominance of Governor Ganduje if the political rift is not, amicably, settled.

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Why Shekarau May Dislodge the Political Dominance of Governor Ganduje from Kano Politics

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What might happen as Shekarau, Magnus Abe ignore APC's directive & unveil executives in Kano, Rivers

The crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress in some states has continued despite the intervention of stakeholders of the party. The intra-party crisis rocking the ruling party came to the fore on Saturday when factional chairmen were elected in some states. In Kano State, the former Governor of the State and Senator representing Kano Central Senatorial District, Senator Ibrahim Shekarau has been at loggerhead with the incumbent Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje over the control of the party structure in Kano.

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What might happen as Shekarau, Magnus Abe ignore APC's directive & unveil executives in Kano, Rivers

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Why the NWC of APC has not recognized the state chairman elected by Ganduje's led-APC in Kano State.

The All Progressive Congress (APC) recently conducted state congresses in the various states of the nation, to elect key leaders that would handle the affairs of the party at the various state levels. However, emerging reports after the various state congresses revealed that there were states where parallel congresses were held.

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Why the NWC of APC has not recognized the state chairman elected by Ganduje's led-APC in Kano State.

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One key thing Ganduje can do after Shekarau's group held parallel congress

Available indicators have shown that the internal crisis in the Kano chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress has continued to deepen. The rift between the incumbent Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and the Senator representing Kano Central, Ibrahim Shekarau came to the fore on Saturday when APC held parallel congresses in the State.

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One key thing Ganduje can do after Shekarau's group held parallel congress

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Shekarau's G-7 faction vs Ganduje-led faction: Why APC needs to act fast to avoid losing Kano

The internal crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress in Kano State has continued to linger despite several interventions. Photo credit: Vanguard Senator Ibrahim Shekarau, a two-term Governor of Kano State and Senator representing Kano Central has been at loggerhead with the Governor of the State, Abdullahi Ganduje.

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Shekarau's G-7 faction vs Ganduje-led faction: Why APC needs to act fast to avoid losing Kano

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Parallel Congresses: Will The Sanction Of Aregbesola, Shekarau, Others Benefit The APC?

According to a recent Daily Trust news report, the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has been placed under intense pressure to sanction the top political actors who sponsored the parallel congresses that held in some state chapters of the party across the country. Some of these top political actors whose camp reportedly held parallel congresses, included the likes of former Governors; Ibrahim Shekarau, Rauf Aregbesola, Ibikunle Amosun, Akinwunmi Ambode as well as Godswill Akpabio.

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Parallel Congresses: Will The Sanction Of Aregbesola, Shekarau, Others Benefit The APC?

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Why Prominent Fulani Politician Accused Southern Governors of Ganging Up Against The North

Photo Credit: Guardian The ripples generated by the demand of the Southern Governors Forum for a Southern President in 2023 has continued to generate heated reactions several months after the forum’s meeting. Prominent politicians and stakeholders from the North have not seized to rebuke the Southern Governors for making such requests and they have also accused them of trying to bully the North towards conceding the Presidency.

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Why Prominent Fulani Politician Accused Southern Governors of Ganging Up Against The North

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One Chance PDP Now Has To Get More Influence In Kano State

The People's Democratic Party may have got a clear chance to get more influence in Kano State ahead of the 2023 polls. The PDP lost the state in 2015 and since that time, it has been a futile endeavor to reclaim the big state. Now the PDP could utilise the chance and get more influence.

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One Chance PDP Now Has To Get More Influence In Kano State

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Is Shekarau Right By Saying That Southern Govs Issued Threats By Demanding For Southern Presidency?

Former Governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau has stated that the Southern Governors issued threats to get the 2023 Presidential slot. Ibrahim Shekau, who represents Kano Central in the red chamber of the National Assembly stated this while featuring on a Channels Television live programme. The outspoken politician urge the southern Governors to stop 'ganging up' and 'issuing threats' to get the 2023 presidential slot.

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Is Shekarau Right By Saying That Southern Govs Issued Threats By Demanding For Southern Presidency?

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Why Shekarau Is Right For Saying APC Should Zone Presidency To Southern Nigeria For Unity

Former Kano Governor Ibrahim Shekarau on Monday advocated for the transfer of power to the southern region of the country once President Muhammadu Buhari's term ends to promote national unity. According to the source, governors from the northern states, on the other hand, declared on Monday that the resolution passed by their southern counterparts on the zoning of the president in 2023 is illegal and should be overturned.

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Why Shekarau Is Right For Saying APC Should Zone Presidency To Southern Nigeria For Unity

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2023: What Northern/Southern Governors Should Learn From Shekarau's Comments About Presidency

The 2023 presidential election has caused a lot of arguments and misunderstandings between the Northern and Southern Governors. The Northern governors forum rejected the decision of the Southern Governors that 2023 presidency should be zoned to the southern region. The Northern governors claimed that the zoning of presidency is not included in the constitution of Nigeria.

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2023: What Northern/Southern Governors Should Learn From Shekarau's Comments About Presidency

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One crucial statement Shekarau made about calls for a Southern Presidency we should take note of

According to reports we gathered from Daily Post, the former Governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau, has issued series of statements concerning the demands by the 17 Governors of southern Nigeria, for the next President of Nigeria to emerge from the South. Photo credit: Daily Post

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One crucial statement Shekarau made about calls for a Southern Presidency we should take note of

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2023 Presidency Regional Tussle: Check Out Why Ex-Governor Shekarau Backed Power Shift To The South

The issue of which region to produce President Buhari's successor had been a source of controversy among stakeholders in polity, especially Northern and Southern Governors, as Mr Ibrahim Shekarau, who is the former governor of Kano State, yesterday, said there was nothing wrong if a Nigerian from the Southern extraction succeeds President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023.

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2023 Presidency Regional Tussle: Check Out Why Ex-Governor Shekarau Backed Power Shift To The South

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Today's Headlines: Osinbajo Advises Youths To Contest In 2023 Elections, Zone Power To The South

PHOTO CREDIT: Daily Post Nigeria Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo has advised youths to contest for elective positions during the 2023 general elections if they want to assume power. Osinbajo stated this during a two-day retreat for young lawmakers in Lagos on Monday. He warned that power is never given on a platter.

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Today's Headlines: Osinbajo Advises Youths To Contest In 2023 Elections, Zone Power To The South

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Apc holds parallel congresses in At least 5 States

The crises rocking ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) took another proportion, on Saturday, as parallel party executives emerged from, at least, five of the 36 states of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. It could be observed that the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC), conducted her State Congresses, on Saturday, October 16, 2021, to elect a new set of state party executives across the states.

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Apc holds parallel congresses in At least 5 States

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Today's Headlines: APC Should Zone Presidency To South- Shekarau; Osibanjo Decries Money Politics

2023: APC Should Zone Presidency To South, Says Shekarau Former Kano State governor Ibrahim Shekarau yesterday said there is nothing wrong if a Nigerian from the southern region succeeds President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Photos Credit: Leadership News In his remarks while featuring as a guest on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily, he wants his political party – the All Progressives Congress (APC) to zone the presidency to the South.

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Today's Headlines: APC Should Zone Presidency To South- Shekarau; Osibanjo Decries Money Politics

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The South Deserve 2023 Presidency - Shekarau Tells Northern Govs

A former Governor of Kano State, Senator Ibrahim Shekarau has told Northern governors that the 2023 presidency is supposed to return to the south. He made this claim after Northern governors rejected the call by Southern governors for a power shift in 2023. The Northern governors insisted that the demand by their southern counterpart is unconstitutional.

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The South Deserve 2023 Presidency - Shekarau Tells Northern Govs

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Southern Govs should stop ganging up, issuing threats to get 2023 Presidency –Shekarau

Ibrahim Shekarau, a former governor of Kano State, has urged that the 17 Southern governors should cease "ganging up" and "threaten[ing]" for the presidency in 2023. Shekarau, who represents Kano Central District in the Senate, claimed this on Channels Television's "Sunrise Daily" breakfast program, which The PUNCH observed on Monday.

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Southern Govs should stop ganging up, issuing threats to get 2023 Presidency –Shekarau