Plateau Gov, Mutfwang Reveals How He Resolved The Crisis In The Plateau State Chapter Of The PDP
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is still reeling from a crisis that has persisted for some time, according to Governor Caleb Mutfwang of Plateau State. The Governor, who used the Plateau experience to the party's landslide success in the state's recently ended governorship election, urged that leaders must act on their words and maintain composure when interacting with other party members.
Checkout States in Nigeria that have not produced a PDP Governor since 1999
The People's Democratic Party is one of the three major contemporary political parties in Nigeria, along with its main rivals, the All Progressives Congress and the Labour Party. Founded in 1998, the Party has produced three Nigerian Presidents from 1999-2015. Also, at the state level, the Party has equally produced governors in several states, but have been unable to prevail in some states.
Mass Defection Hits PDP As Party leader, Thousands of Supporters Defect To Another Party in Ondo
The Nigeria's main opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), has lost some of its stakeholders to the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Ondo state. According to the Nigerian Tribune, thousands of members of the PDP in Ondo state, including the House of Representatives candidate, Olumuyiwa Adu, on Monday, May 22 defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Federal Court Invalidates Labour Party Candidates Nationwide - Arabambi
A recent ruling by the Federal High Court in Kano State has brought to light an issue regarding the compliance of the Labour Party in Kano and Abia with section 77 of the Electoral Act. As a result of this ruling, the party's candidates for the upcoming 2023 general elections in these two states were deemed invalid.
Kaduna PDP Crises: The Need for NWC to Constitute a Caretaker Committee in Kaduna (OPINION)
The unending crises in the Kaduna State Chapter of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) has continued to expose the weekness of the party's leadership in the state. All attempts at reconciling aggrieved party members had resorted to nothing, to the point that the party in the state does not answer to one body.
Apapa And His Sponsors Are Moving From State To State Trying To Cause Confusion - Ceekay Igara
The chairman of the Labour Party in Abia State, Ceekay Igara, has accused the factional national chairman of the party, Lamidi Apapa, of being out to destroy the party. He said this in response to the recent judgment from the Federal High Court in Kano nullifying the candidature of the Abia State Governor-elect, Alex Otti.
Court Nullifies Alex Otti's Candidature and Labour Party Candidates in Abia and Kano
In a recent development, a Federal High Court in Kano, presided over by Justice M.N. Yunusa, has nullified the candidature of Abia State Governor-elect, Dr. Alex Otti, as well as all candidates of the Labour Party in Abia and Kano States. The court ruling stated that their emergence as candidates did not comply with the provisions of the 2022 Electoral Act.
Alex Otti: Court Also Sacked Peter Obi As Presidential Candidate Of Labour Party - Abayomi Arabambi
According to a report, a Federal High Court in Kano State ruled that the Labour Party in Kano and Abia did not follow section 77 of the Electoral Act, and as a result, the party did not have legitimate candidates for the two states' general elections in 2023.
BBC Has No Right To Tell Us That Peter Obi Won The Presidential Election In Rivers State- Dave Umahi
Ebonyi State Governor and incoming Ebonyi South Senator-elect, Dave Umahi, has responded to a BBC investigation report that claimed Mr. Peter Obi of the Labour Party, not Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC), won the presidential election in Rivers State. Umahi argued that the BBC has no right to inform Nigerians about the outcome of the election in Rivers State, stating that elections are conducted within the jurisdiction of individual Nigerian states.
How Do You Expect A Kano Court To Be Giving A Judgement Against Alex Otti Who Isn't From Kano?-Edun
The National Legal Adviser of the Labour Party, Mr Kehinde Edun, has questioned the judgement that was delivered by a Kano court, that sacked the Abia State governor elect, Alex Otti and other Labour Party's elected members of the house of representatives and assembly in the state.
Alex Otti: This judgment is not about Abia State alone, it is about LP in 36 states and FCT —Abayomi
Abayomi Arabambi, a leader of the Labour Party's section has, revealed that Alex Otti, the newly elected governor of Abia, and other party candidates in Kano and Abia were not the only ones whose candidacies were overturned by the court. He stated that the primaries held by the Labour Party in all 36 states and the FCT were unlawful because they did not submit their membership record to INEC thirty days prior to their elections in accordance with the electoral act, as indicated in the certified accurate copies of the ruling.
Delta PDP and Onuesoke Applaud Appointment of Kingsley Emu
According to Vangaurd News report, The Delta State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Chief Sunny Onuesoke, a prominent party chieftain and former gubernatorial aspirant, have expressed their congratulations to Dr. Kingsley Emu on his appointment as the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) by Governor Sheriff Oborevwori.
We stand with Obi, Abure – Ogun LP guber candidate, others declare
Amid the leadership crisis rocking the Labour Party, the party’s governorship candidate, in Ogun State, Kehinde Sogunle, House of Assembly candidates in the just concluded election, as well as local government Party Chairmen and other stakeholders across the State have declared their support for the Julius Abure-led National Working Committee. At a consolidation meeting held on Thursday at the NLC Secretariat in Abeokuta, the party's stakeholders reiterated their confidence in Abure, Peter Obi, and the party's
Kano Court nullifies Alex Otti's candidature, all LP candidates in Kano, Abia
A Federal High Court sitting in Kano, presided over by Justice M N Yunusa, has nullified the candidature of the Abia State Governor- elect Dr Alex Otti, and other candidates of the Labour Party who participated in the general election in Abia and Kano State. VANGUARD reported that stated that the party failed to comply with the provision of the 2022 electoral act, which clearly stated that the names of the candidate for elective posts must be submitted to the INEC within 30 days before the party primaries.
PDP leaders, supporters defect to APC in Ondo
The Nigeria' s main opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), has lost some of its stakeholders to the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Ondo state. According to the Nigerian Tribune, thousands of members of the PDP in Ondo state, including the House of Representatives candidate, Olumuyiwa Adu, on Monday, May 22 defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Confusion arises on May 29 regarding about Alex Otti.
According to The Sun, Confusion arises over the legal status of Abia State governor-elect, Dr. Alex Otti, as a purported judgment allegedly nullifying his candidacy causes uncertainty. However, the judge promptly refutes ever issuing such a ruling. A Federal High Court in Kano reportedly nullified the candidacy of the Labour Party in Kano and Abia States in the recently concluded 2023 general elections.
Labour Party May Lose Only Governorship Seat Due to Electoral Breach – Arabambi
Abayomi Arabambi, a factional leader of the Labour Party, has announced that the party risks losing the only state it won during the governorship elections. Speaking at a press conference, Arabambi disclosed that the Federal High Court in Kano had nullified all primary elections held by the party in Abia State.
Julius Abure Diverted N400M From The Party's Funds To His Personal Account - Peter Okoye Alleges
Okoye has taken over as the acting state chairman of the party in Anambra State, along with other members of the executive. He emphasized that Emeh's removal was necessary to maintain the integrity of the party and its leadership. The LP has been embroiled in a leadership crisis for some time now, and the removal of Emeh is seen as a step towards resolving the crisis in Anambra State.
Alex Otti's Sack: Apapa Wants to Destroy Labour Party - Abia State LP Chairman, Ceekay Igara
Following the judgement by a Federal High Court sitting in Kano that sacked the Abia State Governor-elect, Dr Alex Otti, the chairman of the Labour Party (LP) in the State, Ceekay Igara, has accused factional National chairman, Lamidi Apapa, of being behind the party's latest troubles.
Twenty lawyers volunteer to represent LP candidates in court to recover stolen mandates -- Party
Twenty lawyers and legal professionals, according to the Lagos State chapter of the Labour Party, have volunteered to assist the party and its candidates in recovering their allegedly stolen mandates. In a meeting with some of its candidates from the most recent general elections, the party announced that a legal team had offered its services to candidates who felt deceived by the results of the February 25 and March 18 elections in the state.