Today's Headlines: Another Politician Defects To APC, Obasanjo Seeks Home-grown Solution To Covid-19
(Photo Credit: Google) Another PDP politician Defects To APC Mr David Maiyaki, lawmaker representing Karu/ Gitata at the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to All Progressives Congress (APC). (Photo Credit: Platinum Post)
The defection of Labour Party state chairman, Elder Maurice Ekkeng may not affect the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in the state. Elder Maurice Ekkeng and some members of his Party defected to the Ruling Party, All Progressive Congress APC in the state. It should be recalled that the Governor of the State, Ben Ayade also defected to APC recently, and his loyalists in his former Party PDP defected along with him.
FFK reacts to Gumi's Comment Photo Credit: Daily Post Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Minister of Aviation has lambasted Sheikh Ahmad Gumi for asking the government to stop killing bandits. Gumi had in an interview on Monday warned the government against the killing of bandits, insisting that the criminals were victims too.
Another PDP Lawmaker Defects To APC Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria David Maiyaki, a lawmaker representing Karu/ Gitata at the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress ( APC). Ibrahim Abdullahi, the speaker of the House, announced this while reading the defection letter during plenary in Lafia on Monday.
Replacement of Kwara State Governor may not be the solution to the problem rocking the Party. Recalled that some stakeholders in All Progressives Congress, APC are clamouring for the replacement of Governor Abdurazaq Abdulrahmon in kwara state due to massive defection that hit the Party recently. It was revealed that over twenty thousand members of the APC dumped the Party for the Peoples Democratic Party PDP.
The Governor of Kaduna State,Nasir El-Rufai has been mocked by the opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), over the loss of his party in the recently concluded bye-election in the state. The PDP Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbodiyan, said the party's landslide victory in the Saturday bye-election, given the unequal ground and harsh treatment meted out to his party and its candidate by the governor and his reigning party, is a clear indication that the people of Kaduna State have lost confidence in the governor and his party.
Another Prominent PDP Chieftain Defects To APC. The member representing Obudu/Bekwarra/Obanliku Federal Constituency, Mr Legor Idagbo, and 30, 000 of his supporters have followed the footsteps of the state Governor, Ben Ayande, to dump the Peoples Democratic Party for the All Progressives Congress.Photo Credit: Twitter.
As the governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party holds on June 26, one of the frontline guber aspirants, Dr Godwin Maduka, appears to be in pole position to grab the governorship ticket of the Party. Maduka's recent political romance with the leader of the party and former governor of the State, Mr. Peter Obi, is sending shivers down the spines of other PDP governorship aspirants.
Recent reports making media headlines have it that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won a senatorial election in Kaduna state. Hon. Usman Alibaba of the Peoples Democratic Party who got 9,113 votes, defeated his closest contender, Malam Musa Musa of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who got 7, 404 votes.
Political parties in the country have started preparing and building up their party ahead of the 2023 general elections. The ruling All Progressive Congress had earlier said that they are setting up structures which will enable them to remain as the ruling party as long as possible. President Buhari had also revealed that the party will start mass registration of new members from every local government area in the country, this is a good strategy indeed.
OPINION: Northern States PDP May Take Back From APC In Next Election As The Party Had Always Won Them
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is most likely to fight back in the next election to take back some states from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Some of these states PDP may defeat APC and take back are in the Northern part of Nigerian. Why is it most likely that PDP would defeat APC and take back the states?
PDP warns President Buhari on references to civil war Photo credit: Nigeria Newsdesk The Peoples Democratic Party has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari against “pushing the nation to the precipices by his arrogant and dictatorial remarks as well as inflammatory referencing to war, particularly in his apparent aversion towards the constitutionally guaranteed rights of Nigerians.”
2023: Aisha Yesufu Hints On New Political Party Photo Credit: Naija News The co-convener of the initiative 'Bring Back Our Girls,' Aisha Yesufu, suggested a new party before the presidential election of 2023. The militant remarked that in future elections the two political parties, the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party, the PDP, would not run qualified candidates.
The Special Adviser to the Governor of Lagos State on Drainage, Mr. Joe Igbokwe has used his Facebook page to slam the critics of the APC-led government. In politics, it is expected that each opposition party would compare their achievements side-by-side to gain credibility and popularity among the masses.
Today’s Headlines: Stop Killing Bandits, They Are Victims Too- Gumi; Another Lawmaker Defects To APC
Another lawmaker defects to APC David Maiyaki, a lawmaker representing Karu/ Gitata at the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress ( APC). Ibrahim Abdullahi, the speaker of the House, announced this while reading the defection letter during plenary in Lafia on Monday.
The governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have been accused of fuelling the herders/farmers crisis in the country. PM News reports that the presidency on Thursday, June 17, said the PDP governors’ forum has refused to support the federal government’s earnest desire to find a lasting solution to farmer-herder conflicts in Nigeria.
Aisha Yesufu has raised concern on her verified Twitter handle that the giant political parties in Nigeria, APC, and PDP, will not give room for the right candidate to rule the country. Aisha Yesufu || Google. The popular Endsars Activist made this known on Friday while she was airing her view about how best to elect who would serve the masses and be accountable to the people.
Former Chief Bode George, the Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, has asked the Federal Government to hasten action on the devolution of powers to the states rather than wasting time on the present constitution amendment process. On Sunday, George appeared on the radio program "Ijoba Alagbada," a Yoruba political platform that was broadcast on Diamond FM 88.7, which was monitored in Ilorin.
Aisha Yesufu Hints On New Political Party Ahead Of 2023 Photo Credit: Naija News The co-convener of the ‘Bring Back Our Girls’ movement, Aisha Yesufu, has hinted at a new political party ahead of the 2023 presidential election. The activist noted that the leading political parties, the All Progressives Congress, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, would not field competent candidates in the forthcoming elections.
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd. ), has been compared to a carnival in his war against corruption, according to the Peoples Democratic Party. According to the PDP, the recent indictment of "an unnamed female minister" by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for "purchasing a property for $37.5 million has further validated the Buhari Presidency as a corruption haven."