Read Buhari’s speech to govs: Find money to pay your workers

ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI, AT THE OCCASION OF THE INAUGURATION OF THE NATIONAL ECONOMIC COUNCIL, HELD AT THE COUNCIL CHAMBER OF THE PRESIDENTIAL VILLA, ABUJA, ON MONDAY 29TH JUNE 2015. Protocol I am delighted to be here with you at this occasion on the inauguration of the National Economic Council (NEC) for… Read More Read Buhari’s speech to govs: Find money to pay your workers

Cleaning PDP’s Mess Requires Painstaking Planning – Presidency

The Presidency has reacted to PDP’s statement that the last 30 days under President Muhammadu Buhari for Nigeria has been a period of all motion and no movement. In a new statement made available to journalists today, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, said cleaning the mess left behind… Read More Cleaning PDP’s Mess Requires Painstaking Planning – Presidency

Breaking: Muazu Resigns as PDP Chairman

ABUJA – THE embattled National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Adamu Muazu,Wednesday, resigned as chairman of the party following pressure from party leaders, stakeholders and supporters of the party. In a letter he wrote to the Deputy National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, Muazu, noted that due to the abysmal performance of the… Read More Breaking: Muazu Resigns as PDP Chairman

Presidency, APC in row over May 29 transition

ALL is not well between the transition committees set up by the Presidency and the incoming All Progressives Congress (APC). The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)-led Federal Government has “bluntly refused to co-operate with us in ensuring a successful transition”, the APC said yesterday in a statement issued in Abuja by its spokesman Lai Mohammed. But… Read More Presidency, APC in row over May 29 transition

Mu’azu dares Fayose, mocks gov over Buhari’s death wish

embattled National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Adamu Muazu National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu, has responded to the threat of Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State to release evidence of Mu’azu’s “underhand dealings” with the All Progressives Congress. The PDP National Chairman had faulted the calls of some… Read More Mu’azu dares Fayose, mocks gov over Buhari’s death wish

PDP in coma – Mark

*Says party heading for final self destruction *New status of opposition a challenge; calls for truce *We’ve recovered from defeat shock— PDP ABUJA—AS the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, continues to bicker over its poor performance at the last general elections, Senate President, David Mark, yesterday, warned that the party will die if the leadership, stakeholders… Read More PDP in coma – Mark

Pres. Jonathan Must Explain How He Spent Nigeria’s Resources For The Past 6 Years – PDP Pub Sec Olisa Metuh

The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has said that President Goodluck Jonathan must account for how he spent Nigeria’s resources for the past 6 years he ruled Nigeria. This is coming as an online news platform SaharaReporters portered that some Goodluck Jonathan’s associates have released up documentary evidence that members of the National… Read More Pres. Jonathan Must Explain How He Spent Nigeria’s Resources For The Past 6 Years – PDP Pub Sec Olisa Metuh

Jonathan’s aides planning to cause crisis in PDP – NWC

The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has warned those it described as ambitious aides and associates of President Goodluck Jonathan, who it said are  trying to use their closeness to the President to cause crisis in the party and pave the way for more defections to other parties. The PDP said it… Read More Jonathan’s aides planning to cause crisis in PDP – NWC

Jonathan demands N2trn election funds refund, audit

Following the defeat suffered by President Goodluck Jonathan and his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, during the March 28 and April 11 elections, the President has asked the party and government officials who handled campaign funds to refund monies not spent, or those not judiciously expended, SUNDAY PUNCH can authoritatively report. Jonathan, credible sources said,… Read More Jonathan demands N2trn election funds refund, audit

Refusal to respect single-term agreement caused PDP’s defeat – Aliyu

The Governor of Niger State, Dr. Babangida Aliyu, on Friday said the recent defeat of the Peoples Democratic Party at both national and state elections did not come to Nigerians as a surprise because “we saw it coming.” Aliyu, who spoke in Minna as a special guest of honour at a convocation lecture of the… Read More Refusal to respect single-term agreement caused PDP’s defeat – Aliyu

Two Marriages Crash, Man Sends Aged Mother Packing Because Of APC

The two middle age men who are supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State have divorced their wives for choosing to vote for candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) during the last general elections. The incident happened in the Kaninkon community in Jema’a Local government Area of the state. The men were… Read More Two Marriages Crash, Man Sends Aged Mother Packing Because Of APC

PDP Guber Candidate Removes Transformer He Donated To Community After Losing Election

The aftermath of March 28 and April 11 polls for the people of Sabo community in Ibadan is not something pleasant as they woke up on a Sunday morning only to discover a Transformer donated to the community few days ago by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Senator Teslim Folarin, being carted away… Read More PDP Guber Candidate Removes Transformer He Donated To Community After Losing Election

APC denounces defections, says PDP politicians should stay in their party

John Oyegun, the national chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC), said on Saturday that the gale of defections by politicians was not good for Nigeria’s political development. Mr. Oyegun, who spoke to newsmen in Benin shortly after casting his vote, advised those defecting to the winning party to rather form a formidable opposition to enrich… Read More APC denounces defections, says PDP politicians should stay in their party