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Political foot soldiers of President Goodluck Jonathan and leaders of the newly registered All Progressive Congress (APC) yesterday took the 2015 political battle to Washington, DC, USA. Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and PSN, the organizers of an event entitled: ‘The Second Session of Nigeria Election Forum,’ said that the discussion was important


PDP, APC And Their Endless Verbal Rockets

By Garba Shehu The PDP and its may communicators must come to terms with the responsibility they carry on their shoulders With the 2015 elections looming large on the horizon, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has done itself some good by organizing a two-day retreat in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, for their publicity secretaries. The

Court asks 37 decampee PDP-to-APC lawmakers to vacate House of Reps

“The defendants are, therefore, not competent to vote or contribute to any proceedings in the House of Representatives.” A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday gave an order of perpetual injunction restraining the lawmakers who defected from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressives Congress, APC, from effecting any leadership change in

In a Daring Move, PDP Says Buhari, El-Rufai ‘Know More About B’Haram’

 APC faults allegation as diversion from missing $20bn, immigration scandal Chuks Okocha and Onyebuchi Ezigbo Peoples Democratic Party Saturday said it had “verifiable evidence” of All Progressive Congress’ involvement in insurgency in the country. This followed a challenge by APC to the ruling party to prove its allegation that the opposition party was linked to

EXCLUSIVE: National Conference leadership to expel accredited journalists who write “offensive” reports

The accreditation of any journalist whose reports are considered offensive by the leadership of the National Conference will be withdrawn. Journalists whose reports are considered offensive and unfair by the leadership of the National Conference will be kicked out of the Conference, this medium can authoritatively report today. This is based on Order 9 (7)

APC plans violent overthrow of Government, PDP alleges

The ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused the opposition, All Progressives Congress, APC, of planning a violent overthrow of the government of President Goodluck Jonathan. The PDP was reacting to an earlier statement by the spokesperson of the APC, Lai Mohammed, who said Mr. Jonathan was not the first president from the minority ethnic


PDP is “Pharaoh-like organisation” God has rejected- Tinubu

A leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, has described Nigeria’s ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as a ‘Pharaoh-like organization,’ from which God has liberated Nigerians. Mr. Tinubu said the current implosion in the PDP was as a result of the arrow of confusion God threw into the ruling party. Pharaoh was the

14 Years of PDP is worse than Slave Trade-Gov Shettima

The Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima, on Saturday lambasted the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP-led federal government saying the 14 years of its rule in Nigeria is worse than the terrible experiences Africans passed through during the slave trade. The governor emphasised that only the All Progressives Congress (APC), a party he described as “an idea


Save Me From Disgrace, Tukur Begs Jonathan

•President, others meet at Villa Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Chairman Bamanga Tukur stepped up yesterday his battle to keep his job. He reportedly rushed down to the Presidential Villa to beg President Goodluck Jonathan to save him from being disgraced out of office. He assured the President repeatedly that he would reconcile with the