News: Obaseki sets to probe Oshiomhole over Benin Specialist Hospital project

The tremendous political crisis in Edo State may have assumed another dimension as the state governor, His Execellency, Godwin Obaseki yesterday said he is set to probe the Benin Specialist Hospital built by his predessor, Governor Adams Oshiomhole.

Obaseki reiterated that it has become imperative for Edo people to know the true state of affairs at the facility and how much taxpayers money the Oshiomhole administration spent on the hospital project that was commissioned by President Mohammadu Buhari in November 2016. Continue reading “News: Obaseki sets to probe Oshiomhole over Benin Specialist Hospital project”

2023: PDP rejects change of name

Nigeria’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has ruled out the possibility of changing its name, ahead of the 2023 general election. Recall that Doyin Okupe, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan had launched a campaign on social media calling for the change of name for the party.

Other supporters of the party had also made a similar call, arguing that such move would help the main opposition party return to his dominant position.
However, the spokesman for PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, said the decision not to alter the party’s current name was part of the discussion at the party’s 88th National Executive Committee ( NEC) in Abuja, yesterday. Continue reading “2023: PDP rejects change of name”

State chairman, Imo PDP dumps party

Imo: The state chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Charles Ezekwem, has dumped the party, PDP.

In a resignation letter released on Monday in Owerri, the chairman, Ezekwem said his decision to abandon PDP, was based on the approval of his supporters and the prevailing circumstances facing his party. Continue reading “State chairman, Imo PDP dumps party”

Press release by Akwa Ibom PDP on the defeat of Akpabio, Ntuen and Akpan

Press statement

‘Essien Udim ends disgraceful national Comedy with uncommon defeat’ being the Statement of the Peoples Democratic Party, Akwa Ibom State on the concluded Court Ordered Rerun in Essien Udim Local Government Area.

With the declared results by INEC of the Court ordered rerun elections in Essien Udim Local Government Area for the Senate, House of Representatives and House of Assembly seats, the people of Essien Udim have brought a glorious end to an inglorious, disdainful and disgraceful comedy session staged under the leadership of the National Comedian himself and actively supported by the pioneer and only speaker of the House of Comedy. Continue reading “Press release by Akwa Ibom PDP on the defeat of Akpabio, Ntuen and Akpan”

News: 9 Imo lawmakers join the APC.

Nine lawmakers of the Imo State House of Assembly, on Tuesday, defected to the All Progressives Congress from Peoples Democratic Party, All Progressives Grand Alliance, and Action Action.

The lawmakers who defected are; Authur Egwim (Ideato North) from AA to APC; Chyna Iwuanyanwu(Nwangele), PDP; Continue reading “News: 9 Imo lawmakers join the APC.”