Mostly sunny. Hot.

7 day
  • Sunday 21-33°c More sun than clouds. Hot. More sun than clouds. Hot.
    Monday 22-33°c More sun than clouds. Hot. More sun than clouds. Hot.
    Tuesday 22-33°c Morning clouds. Hot. Morning clouds. Hot.
    Wednesday 22-32°c More sun than clouds. Hot. More sun than clouds. Hot.
    Thursday 21-32°c More sun than clouds. Warm. More sun than clouds. Warm.
    Friday 21-34°c Haze. Hot. Haze. Hot.
More News

Lamido denies dumping PDP

2015-02-03 15:43
Duste - Contrary to the speculations that Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State may be on his way to the All Progressives Congress (APC),  the governor has denied the report, reports ThisDay.

Speculations were rife that the governor was on his way out of the Peoples Democratic Party to the APC following his meeting with the Rivers State Governor, Chibuike Amaec on Sunday.

Ameachi, who is the Director- General of the APC Presidential Campaign Organisation met with Lamido at the Government House in Duste.

Also read: Amaechi, Lamido in secret meeting

Although,details of what transpired at the meeting between the duo were never made public, many believed it may be in preparation for Lamido’s eventual defection to the APC

Lamido has, however, come out to say the rumours of his defection to the APC is false.

Read more at ThisDay.

For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitterand like our Facebook page

Read more on: apc  |  pdp  |  sule lamido  |  rotimi amaechi  |  jigawa state  |  defections  |  party 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