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Reconcile or forget us, PDP youths tell leaders

20 February 2017, 16:57

Politicians must learn to keep their words, especially those who are leaders of political parties.

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INEC to publish list of new political parties

20 February 2017, 16:57

The electoral body in Nigeria says it will soon release its decision on the applications received from associations that applied for registration as political parties.

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PDP crisis: Modu Sheriff defeats Makarfi again!

17 February 2017, 16:20

The legal battle for the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) appears to have reached a semi-climax. 

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Ceded oil wells heighten tension in Rivers

30 January 2017, 16:56

The ceding of Rivers oil wells to neighbouring states has heightened tensions between rivals All Progressives Congress (APC) and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).

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Ize-Iyamu urges tribunal to declare him winner of Edo governorship election

31 January 2017, 14:04

The PDP governorship candidate in the September 28 governorship polls in Edo State, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has urged the state election tribunal to declare him winner of the election.

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Monday, 30 January 2017

South-east governors debunk Okorocha’s claims on defection to APC

30 January 2017, 12:26

Some governors in Nigeria’s South East region have debunked their planned defection the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Sunday, 29 January 2017

APC wins Edo by-election

29 January 2017, 12:06

Johson Oghuma of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has emerged the winner of the Etsako Federal Constituency by-election in Edo.

Saturday, 28 January 2017

Ondo Assembly Speaker, deputy impeached

28 January 2017, 06:45

Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Jumoke Akindele, and her deputy have been  impeached.

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Buhari s anti-corruption war, a complete failure, says PDP

26 January 2017, 09:16

The  Peoples Democratic Party has described the anti-corruption war of President Muhammadu Buhari as a total failure and a farce.

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Former Speaker Enugu State Assembly, followers defect to APC

25 January 2017, 06:47

Former Speaker, Enugu State Assembly, Eugene Odo and more than 1,000 of his followers have defected to the All Progressives Congress.

Court sacks Ekiti PDP executive loyal to Fayose

25 January 2017, 08:23

A Federal High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti has sacked a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party’s State Working Committee loyal to Gov. Ayo Fayose of Ekiti state.

Makarfi’s PDP meets on Thursday

25 January 2017, 09:04

The Ahmed Makarfi-led Peoples Democratic Party has summoned a meeting of critical organs and stakeholders of the party for Thursday.

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

PDP blasts Presidency over comments on Kaduna killings

24 January 2017, 06:45

The Peoples Democratic Party has condemned the statement credited to the Senior Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu on the killings in Southern Kaduna

Fayose meets Daniel, Gana over resolution of crisis in PDP

24 January 2017, 14:29

Gov Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors’ Forum has met with some chieftains of the party in a bid to resolve the lingering crisis in the PDP.

Monday, 23 January 2017

PDP suffers another setback as former Senate President joins APC

23 January 2017, 06:51

Former Senate President, Ken Nnamani has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress.

APC leaders destroying Rivers – PDP

23 January 2017, 09:06

The Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State has accused leaders of the All Progressives Congress in the state of working against the state.

Friday, 20 January 2017

Fayose emerges Chairman Of PDP Governors’ Forum

20 January 2017, 09:17

Gov Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has emerged as the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum

PDP sues senator for defecting to APC

20 January 2017, 11:05

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said it would go to court over the defection of a serving senator, Nelson Effiong, to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.

Thursday, 19 January 2017

We are government-in-waiting, says PDP

19 January 2017, 10:01

The Peoples Democratic Party has said it was not just an opposition party but a government-in-waiting

Another PDP senator joins APC

19 January 2017, 14:38

Senator Nelson Effiong representing Akwa Ibom South senatorial district in the Senate, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress.

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Police arrest Sheriff’s media aide

18 January 2017, 06:53

Media aide to Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, Inuwa Bwala has arrested by the police.

PHOTO: EFCC impounds Ali Modu Sheriff's private jet

18 January 2017, 09:13

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)  has impounded a private jet belonging to former governor of Borno State, Ali Modu Sheriff at Maiduguri airport.

APC lawmakers stage walkout over Rivers minority leader

18 January 2017, 14:22

Four of the lawmakers elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress into the Rivers State House of Assembly have staged a walkout over the choice of the Minority Leader.

I’m not leaving PDP for APC, says Ekweremadu

18 January 2017, 16:21

Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has dismissed as false, insinuations and reports that the  he could be on his way to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to retain his position.

Tuesday, 17 January 2017

Former Senate President, ex- Speaker set to dump PDP for APC

17 January 2017, 12:02

Former Senate president, Ken Nnamani and immediate past Speaker of Enugu House of Assembly, Eugene Odo, are among top politicians in the state who are expected to join the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Monday, 16 January 2017

APC lures PDP governors

16 January 2017, 17:02

The All Progressives Congress has begun mobilizing its forces towards encroaching deep into the South-south and South-east geo-political zones ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Friday, 13 January 2017

PDP warns against attempt to remove Ekweremadu as Deputy Senate President

13 January 2017, 08:25

The Peoples Democratic Party has condemned the call on Ike Ekweremadu to defect to the All Progressives Congress to retain the position of Deputy Senate President.

Thursday, 12 January 2017

Abia PDP Chairman, exco decamp to APC

12 January 2017, 14:01

The Ali Modu Sheriff factional Chairman of the PDP in Abia State, Chidi Nwosu, alongside almost all his executive members have officially defected to the APC.

APC senators urge Ekweremadu to decamp to party

12 January 2017, 15:02

Barely 24 hours after the APC caucus in the Senate removed Ali Ndume as the Senate Leader, the caucus is also moving to reclaim the seat of the Deputy Senate President.

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Ndume protests his removal as senate majority leader

11 January 2017, 15:06

Former Senate Majority Leader, Ali Ndume  has protested his removal as the Senate leader by the All Progressives Congress caucus.

Rivers rerun: PDP dares IGP to release report on murder of DSP

11 January 2017, 15:06

The PDP in Rivers State has asked the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to make public details of Police investigations on the circumstances surrounding the brutal murder of two policemen last month.

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

PDP loses many members to APGA in Anambra

10 January 2017, 16:30

At least 500 members of the Peoples Democratic Party in Anambra State have defected to the All Progressives Grand Alliance.

Monday, 09 January 2017

3 APC governors in secret plot to oust Buhari

09 January 2017, 10:05

Three governors of the All Progressives Congress from the North are secretly plotting to replace President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.

Gov Umahi dares Onu, APC

09 January 2017, 14:05

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has dismissed the threat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) of wresting power from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.

PDP governor vows to win state for Buhari in 2019

09 January 2017, 17:48

The governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, says Ebonyi people will vote overwhelmingly for President Muhamadu Buhari if he contests any election in the future.

Kwara PDP vows to challenge legality of LG transition committees

09 January 2017, 18:34

The Peoples Democratic Party in Kwara State has said it will challenge the legality of the inauguration of Transition Implementation Committees (TICs) in the 16 local government councils in the state.

Sunday, 08 January 2017

Rivers rerun: PDP demands reinstatement of dismissed policemen

08 January 2017, 08:08

The national caretaker committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has called for the reinstatement of the six policemen who were dismissed over their alleged unethical behaviour during the December 10 legislative rerun election in Rivers State.

Friday, 06 January 2017

PDP blames APC for continued closure of party secretariat

06 January 2017, 06:45

The Senator Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has blamed the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the continued closure of its secretariat

Thursday, 05 January 2017

Fayose accuses APC of plotting to remove him

05 January 2017, 09:18

Gov Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti on Wednesday accused the All Progressives Congress of plotting to remove him from office before the expiration of his tenure.

Okorocha tells APC members not to share rice with traditional rulers, PDP members

05 January 2017, 15:40

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo told members of the APC in the state not to share bags of rice and the money he gave them as Christmas and New Year gifts with traditional rulers and supporters of the PDP.

APC slams Fayose over allegation of impeach plot

05 January 2017, 15:42

The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has reacted to Gov Ayodele Fayose’s accusation that the party was plotting to remove him as governor before the expiration of his tenure.

Wednesday, 04 January 2017

PDP challenges Abe’s declaration as senator

04 January 2017, 08:01

The Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State has gone to the Election Petitions Tribunal to challenge the declaration of Senator Magnus Abe as winner of the just concluded re-run election in the Rivers South East senatorial district

Gov Shettima wants PDP proscribed

04 January 2017, 10:00

The Chairman of the Northern Governors Forum and governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has called for the proscription of the Peoples Democratic Party.

Friday, 30 December 2016

Wike alleges plot to bomb his plane

30 December 2016, 08:06

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has accused the leaders of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State of planning to bomb him while travelling in a plane.

Former Nasarawa SSG, others dump PDP

30 December 2016, 13:31

Former Secretary to Nasarawa State, Philip Dada has dumped the Peoples Democrat­ic Party to join forces with the ruling All Progressives Con­gress.

Thursday, 29 December 2016

Ikpeazu swears in 17 council chairmen

29 December 2016, 16:10

Governor Okezie Victor Ikpeazu of Abia State has sworn-in 17 newly elected council chairmen.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016

PDP hails Buhari over Sambisa capture

28 December 2016, 11:02

The Peoples Democratic Party has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari over the clearing of Sambisa forest of Boko Haram terrorists and for his dogged pursuit of the war against insurgency.

Thursday, 22 December 2016

Former Plateau Deputy governor, others dump PDP for APC

22 December 2016, 16:01

The immediate past Deputy governor of Plateau State,Ignatius Longjang has officially dumped the Peoples Democratic Party for the All Progressives Congress.

Wednesday, 21 December 2016

PDP tackles IGP over Rivers rerun election

21 December 2016, 13:20

The Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party says it will resist selective investigation into the recently conducted Rivers re-run election.

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Makarfi faction debunks claims of PDP governors’ support for Sheriff

20 December 2016, 07:01

The Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has described as `unrealistic political dream,’ the claim that nine PDP governors support the Ali Sheriff faction.

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