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Three Influential Crises That May Rock PDP After National Convention

Photo: Peoples Democratic Party, culled from the Tableshakers The crisis rocking the main opposition party in Nigeria, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), might not have reached its end. It could be recalled that some members of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who are loyal to Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike have, earlier, demanded for the resignation or, outright, removal of erstwhile national chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus.

  2 months ago ago
Three Influential Crises That May Rock PDP After National Convention

POLITICS

Why Governor Wike Abandoned Oyinlola and supported Another Candidate for PDP National Chairmanship

Photo Credit: Today Until a few weeks ago, analysts had predicted that former Osun State Governor Col. Olagunsoye Oyinlola was in pole position to emerge as the next National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. He was favoured because of his impressive track record as a former Governor and his depth of understanding in politics.

  2 months ago ago
Why Governor Wike Abandoned Oyinlola and supported Another Candidate for PDP National Chairmanship

POLITICS

One Major Action FG Took Against Rivers And Other States Over The New Policy Wike Is Opposing

The federal government has taken an action to help it to overcome the oppositions it is getting from state governments over its policy on Value Added Tax (VAT) collection. This is has been a very controversial topic as Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State kicked against the move by the federal government to keep collecting VAT in Rivers State.

  2 months ago ago
One Major Action FG Took Against Rivers And Other States Over The New Policy Wike Is Opposing

POLITICS

2 Key Reasons Atiku Shouldn't Overlook Nyesom Wike

Mr. Atiku Abubakar shouldn't make any attempt to miscalculate. He shouldn't underestimate or overlook or underrate the Rivers State governor. There are two reasons Atiku would need to be very careful about the issue of 2023 presidency, which has now dominated the political debates and discussions.

  1 month ago ago
2 Key Reasons Atiku Shouldn't Overlook Nyesom Wike

SOCIETY

Nyesom Wike's New Plan For 10th Flyover: Is This What The People Of Rivers State Really Need ?

The governor of River state His Excellency Nyesom Wike has revealed plans of a 10ty flyover in the state. He took to social media to announce that he and his team were at Tank Junction, Rumuokwurusi, at the early hours of the day, to fine-tune circumstances for the commencement of work on his 10th flyover project.

  2 months ago ago
Nyesom Wike's New Plan For 10th Flyover: Is This What The People Of Rivers State Really Need ?

POLITICS

Four Key Leaders Who May Pick Up PDP Ticket For 2023 Poll

PDP would see the next general elections as an opportunity to claim power again. The party has an array of reputable leaders or politicians it can present to confront the hegemony of the All Progressives Congress (APC). To make it simpler, there are four key leaders of the party who may pick up the ticket for the next general elections.

  3 months ago ago
Four Key Leaders Who May Pick Up PDP Ticket For 2023 Poll

POLITICS

What Nyesom Wike May Do After Uche Secondus Made U-turn, Vows Not To Vacate Office In October

The opposition People's Democratic Party, PDP may be heading for another round of internal crisis weeks after its BoT intervened to save the party from the previous crisis that rocked it. Report from Daily Trust has it that the National Chairman of the PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has vowed not to leave office by October when the party has scheduled its national convention.

  3 months ago ago
What Nyesom Wike May Do After Uche Secondus Made U-turn, Vows Not To Vacate Office In October

POLITICS

VAT: Why Should The South Be Their Brother's Keeper When The North Is Refusing To Do So Over 2023?

One month after a federal high court ruled in favour of the Rivers State Government concerning the issue of who collects Value Added Tax (VAT) in states, controversies surrounding the move by Governor Nyesom Wike to wrestle VAT collecting rights from the Federal government continues to generate mixed reactions.

  2 months ago ago
VAT: Why Should The South Be Their Brother's Keeper When The North Is Refusing To Do So Over 2023?

POLITICS

Meet Three Politicians From South That May Emerge As The Vice-Presidential Candidate Of PDP In 2023

Ahead of the 2023 presidential election that will enable all the political parties to present the candidates of their choice for the voters to vote for them and the party of their choice, the available indication has shown that these three PDP members from the south may Emerge as the party vice-presidential candidate in 2023.

  3 months ago ago
Meet Three Politicians From South That May Emerge As The Vice-Presidential Candidate Of PDP In 2023

POLITICS

How Nyesom Wike's 2023 Presidential Ambition Unsettles PDP As Party Wants A Northerner At All Costs

The build-up to the October 30 and 31st national convention of the PDP is getting interesting as party members are looking beyond the national convention. Different developments in the PDP in the last few days suggests that some individuals who are interested in the 2023 presidential election either to become the flagbearer or the running mate are indirectly using the zoning arrangement which the PDP has made to indicate their interests.

  2 months ago ago
How Nyesom Wike's 2023 Presidential Ambition Unsettles PDP As Party Wants A Northerner At All Costs

POLITICS

Opinion: Possible reasons why Umahi attacked Wike and VAT collection by states.

Having made the move for states to collect value added tax (VAT), the executive governor of Rivers State, Gov.Nyesom Wike , definitely ruffled some feathers. Gov.Wike(vanguardngr.com). While he was lauded by some, others felt he was not right in the decision.

  2 months ago ago
Opinion: Possible reasons why Umahi attacked Wike and VAT collection by states.

POLITICS

The Biggest Political Crisis Awaiting the Removal of Secondus as PDP National Chairman

Photo: Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike (L); Prince Uche Secondus (R), culled from the Nation The agitation for the removal of Prince Uche Secondus as the national chairman of the opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will definitely lead to another crisis that may possibly worry the party and her members for the next few years.

  3 months ago ago
The Biggest Political Crisis Awaiting the Removal of Secondus as PDP National Chairman

POLITICS

2023: Wike Discusses Jonathan's Defection To The APC.

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has been persuaded by Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike not to run for president in 2023 under the All Progressives Congress (APC). Wike claims that the current APC does not actually "like" Jonathan and is solely interested in destroying politicians. In an interview with BBC News Pidgin on Friday, Wike addressed the Jonathan-to-APC defection rumors.

  1 month ago ago
2023: Wike Discusses Jonathan's Defection To The APC.

POLITICS

2 Top APC Bigwigs Who Agree Wike Has Developed Rivers State Despite Being A Strong Critic Of APC

It is a common thing in Nigeria for politicians not to compliment the efforts of their colleagues especially when they belong to different political parties. They see it as an act that may be to the disadvantage of their political parties. They also believe that they may be disciplined for anti-party activities.

  1 month ago ago
2 Top APC Bigwigs Who Agree Wike Has Developed Rivers State Despite Being A Strong Critic Of APC

POLITICS

2 Actions Buhari Needs To Take After Wike Revealed Another Thing FG Did That Does Not Favour Rivers

Another indication has emerged on how the federal government led by President Muhammadu Buhari did another thing that does not favour Rivers State. Image credit: Daily Post This was made known to the public by Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State according to a report by Sahara Reporters.

  2 months ago ago
2 Actions Buhari Needs To Take After Wike Revealed Another Thing FG Did That Does Not Favour Rivers

POLITICS

Two Things Governor Wike Said That Show He Supports The Zoning Of Presidential Power Come 2023

In Nigeria, there are four cardinal points namely the North, East, West and South. Among these cardinal points, an indigene of a southwestern state named Olusegun Obasanjo had ruled the country for over eight years. Since his administration ended, the question of zoning power has always been asked.

  1 month ago ago
Two Things Governor Wike Said That Show He Supports The Zoning Of Presidential Power Come 2023

POLITICS

2 Ways To Stop The Ongoing Protest In Abuja Over The Alleged Suspension Of Secondus By A Court

The national chairman of PDP (Uche Secondus) was allegedly suspended by a court in "Rivers" State. However, his suspension has caused a lot tension in PDP because some members of the party are against his alleged suspension. (Photo Credit: Punch) Recently, some PDP members started a protest in Abuja over the alleged suspension of Uche Secondus.

  3 months ago ago
2 Ways To Stop The Ongoing Protest In Abuja Over The Alleged Suspension Of Secondus By A Court

POLITICS

Opinion: The PDP's Plan To Zone The Presidency To The North Will Hurt Its Chances At The 2023 Polls

Reports emanating from the camp of the main opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) indicate that the party has finalized plans to zone the office of the President to the North in the 2023 election. 12 out of the 13 governors of the party have unanimously agreed that the office of the National Chairman should remain in the South.

  2 months ago ago
Opinion: The PDP's Plan To Zone The Presidency To The North Will Hurt Its Chances At The 2023 Polls

POLITICS

2 APC Governors Who May Follow Wike's Decision On VAT

Two more governors may adopt the strategy used by Mr. Nyesom Wike. He has decided to take the bull by its horns and he has taken a step that most of the governors would be afraid to take. At least two governors of the All Progressives Congress may adopt the conclusion of the Rivers State governor on the issue of Valued Added Tax.

  2 months ago ago
2 APC Governors Who May Follow Wike's Decision On VAT

JUSTICE

2 Reasons Lagos May Collect VAT Despite Appeal Court Order As Lawmaker Reveals What It Gets From FG

Indications have emerged that Lagos State is set to proceed with the collection of Value Added Tax (VAT) despite the order of the Court of Appeal. The Court of Appeal had last week issued an order stopping Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State from going ahead to collect the VAT until the main suit filed by the federal government through the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has been decided.

  2 months ago ago
2 Reasons Lagos May Collect VAT Despite Appeal Court Order As Lawmaker Reveals What It Gets From FG