Edo Assembly Crisis: No End in Sight as Oshiomhole Returns to the Trenches

The political differences between the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki may not have been finally over despite the purported reconciliation of the duo during the last Eid-el- Kabir celebrations. Oshiomhole at the weekend returned to the trenches. Addressing newsmen in Abuja on the crisis…

Adamawa LG Poll: Abbo Warns of Imminent Implosion in PDP

The Senator representing Adamawa North senatorial district in the National Assembly, Ishaku Abbo has warned of imminent implosion in the Adamawa state chapter of the party if the leadership fails to reverse the disqualification of 24 local government chairmanship aspirants who were disqualified from contesting the upcoming council polls in the state by the screening…

Kogi Guber Poll: Audu Seeks Cancellation of APC ‘Kangaroo Primary’

An aspirant for the Kogi state governorship election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Yahaya Audu has described the recently conducted governorship primary of the party that produced the state’s governor, Yahaya Bello as the winner as a charade. Audu who is also a brother to the late former governor of…

Kogi Guber Poll: APC NWC Clears Irukera

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has cleared a governorship aspirant in Kogi state, Babatunde Irukera to contest the party’s governorship primary after it earlier ratified his disqualification. In a statement issued by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Malam Lanre Issa-Onilu on Wednesday, said Irukera met the conditions provided by…

Bayelsa Guber Poll: APC Disqualifies Ex-INEC REC Who Resigned to Contest Poll

The Bayelsa State Gubernatorial Primary Election Screening Committee of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has disqualified the immediate past Cross River State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Dr. Briyai Oyeins Frankland from participating in the August 29th primaries of the state. Briyai, who recently resigned his appointment as REC citing home pressure, was reportedly disqualified for…