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I’ve no plans to join another party, Moghalu tells supporters

I’ve no plans to join another party, Moghalu tells supporters

Former Presidential aspirant of the African Democratic Congress, Professor Kingsley Moghalu, has stated that he has no plans to join another party to contest political position ahead of the 2023 general elections. The former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria made this known in a statement he signed on Monday, which was obtained...

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APC reinstates Okorocha’s loyalist in Imo 

APC reinstates Okorocha’s loyalist in Imo 

Following last month’s judgment by the Supreme Court, the leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress has affirmed Daniel Nwafor as the party’s chairman in Imo State. The party sacked the MacDonald Ebere-led State Executive and gave Nwafor the mandate to take charge of its administration until his tenure ends on July 31. The apex...

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New Electoral Act prevents Tinubu, others from replacing running mates – Group 

New Electoral Act prevents Tinubu, others from replacing running mates – Group 

The Center for Reforms and Public Advocacy on Saturday disclosed that the new Electoral Act 2022 prevents political parties from withdrawing running mates. The admonition comes in the wake of some political parties submitting the names of surrogates to the Independent National Electoral Commission while shopping for sellable candidates. While the All Progressives Congress opted...

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INEC recognises Umahi as APC senatorial candidate’ 

INEC recognises Umahi as APC senatorial candidate’ 

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi, Mr. Stanley Okoro Emegha, has claimed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has accepted and recognised Governor David Umahi’s as the party’s candidate for Ebonyi South Senatorial zone. According to him, the electoral body allegedly stepped down Umahi from the shortlisted APC senatorial candidates following...

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Soludo denies mocking Peter Obi, says ‘overzealous’ journalist who reported the story was not present when he spoke 

Soludo denies mocking Peter Obi, says ‘overzealous’ journalist who reported the story was not present when he spoke 

Governor Charles Soludo of Anambra state has denied mocking his predecessor, Peter Obi in a recent speech.  Recall it was reported that Soludo “mocked” Peter Obi who is the presidential candidate of Labour Party, by saying “Labour Party will labour in vain”.  Reacting to this via a statement released by his press secretary, the Anambra state...

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APC denies raising N6.5tn to bribe voters, INEC officials

APC denies raising N6.5tn to bribe voters, INEC officials

The ruling All Progressives Congress on Monday accused the Peoples Democratic Party of being the brain behind the rumour that the APC had earmarked N6.5 trillion to rig the 2023 general election. This was disclosed in a leaked document tagged “leaked APC 2023 Election Document,” which had been circulating on social media. The report claimed...

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70-year-old Ruling APC Presidential Candidate, Tinubu Jets Out To France To ‘Seek Medical Attention’

70-year-old Ruling APC Presidential Candidate, Tinubu Jets Out To France To ‘Seek Medical Attention’

The Presidential Candidate and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has travelled out of the country to France. According to his media office, the trip followed a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday morning. While in Paris, the capital of France, Tinubu will hold some important meetings, his spokesperson, Tunde...

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Soludo chides APGA defectors, says party most formidable

Soludo chides APGA defectors, says party most formidable

Anambra State Governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has said former members of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, who defected to other parties made the wrong decisions. Soludo stated this while addressing some faithful at the Governor’s Lodge, Amawbia, Awka, on Sunday. He said APGA remained the most formidable party, being the third largest party in the...

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2023: Sokoto Speaker, three APC guber aspirants defect to PDP

2023: Sokoto Speaker, three APC guber aspirants defect to PDP

The Speaker, Sokoto State House of Assembly, Aminu Achida, and three gubernatorial aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC), have defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. The defectors were received by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, the PDP Vice Presidential candidate, on Sunday in Sokoto. UGAMATV reports that the gubernatorial aspirants who defected...