Sunny. Hot.

7 day
  • Tuesday 17-34°c Sunny. Hot. Sunny. Hot.
    Wednesday 20-33°c Mostly sunny. Hot. Mostly sunny. Hot.
    Thursday 20-33°c Mostly sunny. Hot. Mostly sunny. Hot.
    Friday 20-34°c Mostly sunny. Hot. Mostly sunny. Hot.
    Saturday 20-34°c Mostly sunny. Hot. Mostly sunny. Hot.
    Sunday 22-32°c More sun than clouds. Hot. More sun than clouds. Hot.
More News

APC planning to impose one party system - PDP

2015-04-08 19:42
Supporters ride in a campaign bus of leading opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate Mohammadu Buhari and his running mate Yemi Osinbajo as they drive past a campaign poster of Nigerian President and candidate to his re-elect ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Lagos - The Peoples Democratic Party has accused the All Progressives Congress of planning to institute a one-party system in Nigeria, Naij reported.

Also read: Court clears Ambode to contest

In an address to journalists, the PDP claimed that the nation is facing a serious threat in what would be a glorified dictatorship.

Chief Olisa Metuh, the national publicity secretary of the PDP claimed that the freedom enjoyed by all was soon to be eradicated if the APC were granted its wish.

He added that rather than addressing the many issues facing Nigerians, the APC was plotting a way to minimise any opposition parties it sees as a threat.

He further said that the APC were attempting to destabilise its ranks which would leave it free to run the country unopposed.

For more on this story, visit Naij.

Read more on: apc  |  pdp  |  olisa metuh  |  muhammadu buhari  |  abuja  |  politics

More In This Category
Lasun emerges new Deputy Speaker

Hon Yusuf Sulaimon Lasun has been elected as the new Deputy Speaker of the 8th Assembly..

APC rejects Saraki, Dogara

The All Progressives Congress has rejected the emergence of Senator Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara as Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives respectively.

El-Rufai downsizes ministries from 19 to 13

Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna State has reduced the number of ministries in the state from 19 to 13 for effective service delivery.

Political thugs disrupt Katsina Assembly inauguration

Political thugs are alleged to have disrupted the 8th Katsina State House Assembly inauguration proceedings.

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
News24 |   OLX  |   PriceCheck  |   Careers24