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Prominent PDP Governor Speaks on Defecting to APC, Joining 2023 Presidential Race

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has denied plans to dump the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The Oyo state governor who appeared as a guest on Channels TV on Thursday, October 21, said he has no intention to contest for the office of the president or vice president in the coming 2023 general elections.

  9 months ago ago
Prominent PDP Governor Speaks on Defecting to APC, Joining 2023 Presidential Race

POLITICS

Why some PDP governors are scared of Obasanjo's influence despite fact that he is no longer a member of the party.

The main aim of the Peoples Democratic Party is to reclaim the presidential seat of the country by 2023 after playing opposition for almost six years now at the federal level. To achieve this, the party is making necessary preparations to ensure that it hosts a successful national convention which is just a few days away.

  9 months ago ago
Why some PDP governors are scared of Obasanjo's influence despite fact that he is no longer a member of the party.

POLITICS

PDP Convention: Two Reasons Why Amb Taofeek Arapaja May Emerge As The Next Deputy National Chairman

Sequel to the release of final list of Candidates who have been cleared to participate in the forthcoming National Convention of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), A Former Governor of Osun State, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola and the Incumbent National Vice-chairman (South-West) of the PDP, Ambassador Taofeek Arapaja 'll be in contention for the PDP Deputy National Chairmanship (South) Position.

  9 months ago ago
PDP Convention: Two Reasons Why Amb Taofeek Arapaja May Emerge As The Next Deputy National Chairman

SOCIETY

Two Major Thing Makinde Did After Oyo Prison Break That Will Prevent Another Attack In The State

The Abolongo Correctional Facility Centre in Oyo town, Oyo State was attacked by unknown gunmen on Friday, October 22, 2021. According to verified reports, the attackers killed a soldier and freed more than 500 inmates in the prison. More than 200 fleeing inmates have been rearrested by security agents so far.

  9 months ago ago
Two Major Thing Makinde Did After Oyo Prison Break That Will Prevent Another Attack In The State

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: We’re Fighting For Fiscal Federalism-Wike; Gov Makinde Visits Oyo Prison

VAT: We’re fighting for fiscal federalism, not superior power, says Wike Rivers governor Nyesom Wike says the state’s disagreement with the federal government over collection of value added tax is geared towards establishing fiscal federalism as guaranteed under the Nigerian Constitution. Mr Wike notes that the contention is not about fighting the federal government or any of its agencies as being insinuated in some quarters.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: We’re Fighting For Fiscal Federalism-Wike; Gov Makinde Visits Oyo Prison

POLITICS

Opinion: Why Governor Makinde Needs To Reconcile With The Aggrieved Leaders Of The Party

The Peoples Democratic Party PDP and Governor Seyi Makinde needs to reconcile with the Aggrieved Members of the Party, before it is too late. Governor Makinde has not been finding it easy with some PDP Leaders in the State. The Aggrieved Leaders complained of being marginalised in the Party, despite their efforts to win the 2023 Governorship election for the Party.

  9 months ago ago
Opinion: Why Governor Makinde Needs To Reconcile With The Aggrieved Leaders Of The Party

POLITICS

Why Makinde and some PDP governors do not want Oyinyola to emerge as National Deputy Chairman(South)

The major opposition party PDP is making plans to host a successful and hitch-free national convention in a few days. Though, one major point of the national convention will be the election of national leaders of the party and this is one angle that has continued to make media headlines.

  9 months ago ago
Why Makinde and some PDP governors do not want Oyinyola to emerge as National Deputy Chairman(South)

POLITICS

Why the Deputy National Chairmanship position of PDP is imperative ahead of the National Convention.

The Peoples Democratic Party which is the major opposition party in the country is making earnest preparations to ensure a smooth and hitch-free national convention that is set to hold in a few days. The party's convention sub-committee is putting every plan in place to ensure that the convention is very successful.

  9 months ago ago
Why the Deputy National Chairmanship position of PDP is imperative ahead of the National Convention.

POLITICS

2 Strong Reasons Why Oyinlola’s Bid To Become PDP Deputy National Chairman Was Rejected

The intention of former Osun State Governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola to become the next deputy national chairman in the forthcoming National Convention of the party may not come into reality as some PDP governors are plotting against him for certain political reasons. This is contained in a report published by The Nation on Monday.

  9 months ago ago
2 Strong Reasons Why Oyinlola’s Bid To Become PDP Deputy National Chairman Was Rejected

POLITICS

2023 Election: Why are some PDP Governors Afraid of Obasanjo's Clout

The Peoples Democratic Party's major goal is to recapture the country's presidential seat by 2023, after serving in opposition for nearly six years at the federal level. To do this, the party is making the necessary preparations to assure a successful national convention, which will take place in just a few days.

  9 months ago ago
2023 Election: Why are some PDP Governors Afraid of Obasanjo's Clout

POLITICS

How Makinde Unknowingly Revealed The Way To Make PDP Lose 2023 Presidential Poll That Rivals May Use

Governor Seyi Makinde has expressed hope that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has qualified politicians that can vie for the post of President and win in 2023. Image credit: PM News He made this known when he revealed that two PDP Governors: Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State and Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State will contest for President alongside former Vice President Atiku Abubakar.

  9 months ago ago
How Makinde Unknowingly Revealed The Way To Make PDP Lose 2023 Presidential Poll That Rivals May Use

POLITICS

Oyo PDP Crisis: Why Makinde Needs To Act Now

The People's Democratic Party has its own internal issues in Oyo State. The PDP seems to be formidable after its victory in the last gubernatorial election. But recent events have shown that the party is partly divided and Mr. Seyi Makinde must act now to save his own fate in 2023.

  9 months ago ago
Oyo PDP Crisis: Why Makinde Needs To Act Now

HEALTH

Today's Headlines;I Did Not Solicit For Assistance -Igboho;My 4 Agenda Will Make Oyo Great - Makinde

Photos Credit: Leadership News I Did Not Solicit For Financial Assistance For Medical Attention – Igboho Yoruba Nation agitator, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho, has denied asking anyone to solicit for financial assistance on his behalf for medical treatment. He warned those seeking financial assistance on his behalf to desist from it.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines;I Did Not Solicit For Assistance -Igboho;My 4 Agenda Will Make Oyo Great - Makinde

SOCIETY

Oyo Prison Break: Why Gov. Makinde Did Right On Move To Install CCTV In Correctional Facilities

(Photo Credit: livetimes.ng) According to a report on livetimes.ng, the Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde on Sunday, October 24, 2021, visited the Abolongo Correctional Facility at Oyo town. On Friday, October 22, 2021, as at 9:30 pm, suspected gunmen attacked the Correctional Facility.

  9 months ago ago
Oyo Prison Break: Why Gov. Makinde Did Right On Move To Install CCTV In Correctional Facilities

POLITICS

2 Reasons Gov Makinde Gave When He Warned Nigerians Not To Die For Any Politician

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has warned Nigerians against carrying arms or dying in defence of any politician. Notably, the Oyo State governor stated two reasons to back his admonishment to Nigerians, especially the youths. 1. "Politics is not something that should cause anybody to lose his or her life"

  9 months ago ago
2 Reasons Gov Makinde Gave When He Warned Nigerians Not To Die For Any Politician

POLITICS

Makinde Reveals 3 Northern Politicians Who Have Indicated Interest in Contesting Presidency in 2023

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has revealed three prominent members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the north who are interested in taking over from President Muhammadu Buhari. After the zoning of the PDP's national chairmanship seat to the north, many analysts had expected that the opposition party will zone its presidential ticket to the north.

  9 months ago ago
Makinde Reveals 3 Northern Politicians Who Have Indicated Interest in Contesting Presidency in 2023

POLITICS

Makinde orders installation of security cameras in Oyo prisons & correctional center, gives reason

The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has reportedly ordered that security cameras be installed in all the correctional facilities in the state. According to him, the state government have almost 300 criminals that are on the loose in the state, and they are making efforts to try and apprehend the criminals and bring them back to Oyo state prison or correctional center.

  9 months ago ago
Makinde orders installation of security cameras in Oyo prisons & correctional center, gives reason

POLITICS

What PDP Governors want from Prince Uche Secondus is stability, says Governor Seyi Makinde

Seyi Makinde, the Governor of Oyo State, has disputed that members of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors' Forum are pressuring the party's outgoing National Chairman, Uche Secondus, to drop his lawsuit against the party in court. Governor Seyi Makinde In the 2023 general elections, Makinde also denied having presidential or vice-presidential ambitions.

  9 months ago ago
What PDP Governors want from Prince Uche Secondus is stability, says Governor Seyi Makinde

RELIGION

Oyo community gets new king after 13 years

After 13 years of interregnum, the town of Fiditi in Oyo State had a new king on Monday to fill its vacant seat as Oba Oyelere Oyewole Sakirudeen was officially installed and introduced the office staff as Onifiditi of Trusted by the Oyo State Government. Speaking at the event held at the Afijio Local Government Secretariat, Jobele in Oyo town, Governor 'Seyi Makinde, described the process leading up to the event as laborious and relevant.

  9 months ago ago
Oyo community gets new king after 13 years

POLITICS

Today's Headlines:President From North-East Will End Insurgency-Fintiri, Makinde Speaks On Secondus

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.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:President From North-East Will End Insurgency-Fintiri, Makinde Speaks On Secondus