Photo Credit: Premium Times The People Democratic Party may have crossed a crucial milestone in the race for the 2023 presidential election following the ratification of its zoning committee report. The report recommended a Northern national party chairman. This has led to the emergence of Iyiorcha Ayu as consensus chairman.
It does not speak well of a country when its leader is internationally embarrassed. The People Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday, accused the regime of President Muhammadu Buhari of violating the rights of Nigerians, electoral malpractices and corruption, which has petitioned the United Nations (UN) asking the body to query the President, who is expected to address the 76th session of the UN National Assembly.
The Former Presidential Candidate of the People Democratic Party (DPD), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is now a mentor to some Nigerian Politicians that are under the umbrella of (DPD). Governor Bala Muhammad of Bauchi State Recently paid a courtesy visit to Atiku Abubakar at his Abuja Residence.
The venue of the Oyo State People Democratic Party (PDP) Congress of factional members has been attacked by suspected gunmen. The factional members of the Oyo State chapter of PDP loyal to Chief Adebisi Olopoeyan have announced Jogor Centre as the venue for the State Congress while members loyal Executive Governor of the state, Engr Seyi Makinde picked Adamasingba stadium as the venue of the State Congress.
Opinion: Ayu's Emergence As Chair: Why PDP Zoning Arrangement May Arouse A Disagreement Over Presidency Zone
The People Democratic Party, PDP, has thrown the dice to the North, giving it the opportunity to produce the next presidential candidate in 2023, despite the emergence of a Northerner, Senator Iyorchia Ayu, as the consensus chairmanship candidate of the party. Photo credit: Leadership News
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the People Democratic Party (PDP) has declared nullity of the purported suspension of the party National Vice Chairman of the South-South, Chief Dan Orbih, who was suspended by the Edo North Senatorial leadership of the party. Photo credit: Facebook
As Nigerians begin preparations for another election cycle in 2023, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has not left anyone in doubt that it will like to retain power beyond the current regime headed by President Muhammadu Buhari, while the main opposition party, the People Democratic Party (PDA) are also battling to take over the power from the APC.
The People Democratic Party (PDP) is one of the prominent parties that is vying to take over power from the ruling party, APC, in 2023. The party, in preparation, has been working towards the appointment of new leaders for the party who will help in achieving the goal of the party during the forthcoming general election in 2023.
As the 2023 presidential race is getting started, there have been many conversation concerning power rotation from the North to the southern part of Nigeria immediately President Buhari is done with his tenure. While some people are agitating for the presidency to come from Southeast, others are skeptical for power to get to the eastern region due to some reasons.
The Imo State chapter of the People Democratic Party (PDP) has threatened legal action against the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC)over the tussle for the APC to withdraw the allegation that the opposition party (PDP) is responsible for the spate of insecurity in the state.
As the battle for the presidential ticket in the People Democratic Party (PDP) continues, aspirants are tightening their seatbelts to do whatever it takes to grab the ticket. The PDP had zoned its National Chairmanship position to the North, leaving many to wonder which zone takes the ticket.
One of the major reason behind the formation of political party is for the interest of controlling governmental affairs. The All Progressive Congress, APC, and the People Democratic Party are the two major predominant parties in Nigeria that are known for producing the Presidency. Photo credit: The Punch
Photo Credit: Wikipedia Former Senate President, Dr Iyorchia Ayu has emerged the consensus candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, ahead of its national elective convention slated for October 31, 2021. Ayu’s emergence followed hours of continuous meetings by PDP stakeholders of Northern extraction in Abuja in the past 72 hours.
The race to become the nation's first citizen has begun. Various actors of the party line has highlighted their various permutations. There has been uproar lately concerning where the ruling party and the opposition will seed the presidential seat. The governors of the South have decided that power should return to the South if we are to prevent disintegration.
President Muhammadu Buhari's Independence Speech has been condemned by many prominent Nigerians. Some described the speech as the worst Independence speech ever delivered by a President in the history of the country. The People Democratic Party, PDP, which is the major opposition party in the country described Buhari's statement as one that lacks concrete assurance on how to revamp our economy and how to end acts of terrorism in our country, but the condemnation that gained the attention of Nigerians is the statement made by Chief Ayo Adebanjo, who said Buhari was a child when Nigeria's Independence was negotiated.
As two PDP lawmakers in the Anambra State House of Assembly defected to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) before the emergence of the state's governorship election, the question whether members of the People Democratic Party (PDP) now sees their great opposition party, the All Progressive Congress (APC), as the party that may likely come out successful after the summarisation of the long-awaiting election has surfaced online, due to the massive defection of PDP members to APC.
Before any politician intends to contest for a particular seat of power, he/she has a series of positive insights behind their reason for taking the stance, as the former governor of Ekiti State, Chief Segun Oni, on Monday, while addressing journalists at the National Secretariat of the People Democratic Party (PDP) in Abuja on Monday, submitted his nomination and expression of interest forms of the Ekiti State governorship election to the party leaders.
Chief Olumide Aderinokun, a Chieftain of the People Democratic Party (PDP), has not just berated the Ogun State Government over the alleged level of hunger and underdevelopment in the state, but has portrayed the attribute of leadership by carrying out some important reformation that could minimize the level of hunger in the State.
The ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) has described the call by its great opposition party, the People Democratic Party (PDP), on the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele to resign from office as "delusional." Photo credit: The Punch
After the National Headquarters of the People Democratic Party (PDP) dissolved its Exco and set up a Caretaker Committee due to serious crisis, following the party’s last state congress, the Committee, after holding a reconciliation meeting with stakeholders of the party, decided to conduct a fresh state congress, where a total number of 1,788 delegates were accredited and participated in the congress, of which the former Plateau State Commissioner for Works Mr. Chris Hassan, emerged as the Plateau state Chairman of the People Democratic Party (PDP) after the party held its congress last Saturday at Langfield Park in Jos.