Showing posts with label PDP. Show all posts
Showing posts with label PDP. Show all posts

Saturday, 4 February 2017

PDP not broke – Spokesperson

The Ahmed Makarfi-led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has denied that the party is financially broke and could not meet up with it financial obligations.The National Publicity of the party, Dayo Adeyeye, made the denial in a statement issued on Friday in Abuja.Mr. Adeyeye said the attention of PDP leadership was drawn to a publication alleging that the party was broke.
 .He said it was also alleged the the party could not pay rents and meet other financial obligations of its research and training institute, the Peoples Democratic Institute (PDI).He said the allegation was an outright falsehood.The PDP is not broke and does not owe rent on the property being used by the PDI located in Wuse II, Abuja.Let us place on record that the PDI’s financial responsibilities are being met accordingly.Just last week, the Caretaker Committee approved monthly imprest for the Institute, and its staff salaries are paid at the same time with that of the PDP staffers.

For emphasis, all members of staff of the Party and that of the Institute received their January 2017 Salary last week which the Secretary of the Staff Welfare Committee confirmed in that Publication.”He alleged that the report was part of distraction from Ali Modu Sheriff, the factional chairman.Mr. Adeyeye said Mr. Sheriff had sometime in 2016 proposed a visit to the Institute, but was promptly turned down by the Director-General of the Institute, Lanre Adebayo.He added that Mr. Sheriff also in December 2016 proposed a meeting with members of the establishment staff of PDP but was turned down by the staff.The National Caretaker Committee of the Party, though with limited time in office, has been working tirelessly to meet all the monetary obligations of the Party since its inauguration.”

Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Defamation: Amaechi sues PDP for N300bn

Immediate past governor of Rivers State, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has dragged the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, its chairman in Rivers State, Felix Obuah, and two others, before an Abuja High Court, over false allegations of ownership of foreign accounts and funds embezzlement against him.

Tuesday, 15 September 2015

Under Buhari, APC Nigeria evidently heading to economic doldrums – PDP

ABUJA – NATIONAL leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has again taken a swipe at the All Progressives Congress, APC and President Muhammadu Buhari, saying that the economy has remained on rapid fall since the last four months.

Wednesday, 9 September 2015

Why Dickson should be re-elected, by Jonathan, Alamieyeseigha, others

YENAGOA—Commercial and governmental activities were, Tuesday, brought to a stand still as Bayelsans besieged the Samson Siasia Stadium to witness the formal declaration of Governor Seriake Dickson to run for a second term in the forthcoming governorship election on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Tuesday, 28 July 2015

Nigerians want answers to questions not insults, PDP tells APC

ABUJA — THE national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has again taken a swipe at the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, saying that as a party in government, it must provide answers to questions instead of dodging and insulting the opposition

Monday, 27 July 2015

APC, PDP fight over Buhari’s policies

ABUJA- THE opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday criticized most of the policies of President Muhammadu Buhari, accusing him of running a discriminatory, vindictive and divisive government.

Monday, 13 April 2015

When the Politics of Tribalism Forces the Pendulum of Leadership to Swing - By Terfa Naswem

Thomas Jefferson was elected the president of the United States in the presidential election of 1800 and was re-elected in 1804 and became the third president to govern American.
Jefferson’s political philosophy affirmed that while “the best government to be that which governs least,” he was equally convinced that “the welfare of the whole is the proper purpose of the state.

Sunday, 12 April 2015

Gov. Rochas Okorocha Of APC Leading In Imo State Gubernatorial Election

Governor Rochas Okorocha of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is now leading in the governorship election in Imo state. The narrow lead over his closest rival, former deputy sepaeker, Emeka Ihedioha is based on 85% of polling unit results independently collated across the state. See result below:

Ex-Speaker Masari emerges Katsina governor-elect, sweeps PDP out

A former Speaker of the House of Representatives and candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Alhaji Aminu Masari, has emerged the winner of the governorship election in Katsina State.

PDP and Gburugburu leads in Enugu

The collated results as declared by INEC for the Enugu State governorship election as at the time of this pot. See result below:

PDP gives Taraba REC N1bn to rig governorship election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Taraba state has alleged that the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Alhaji Hamad Makama is refusing to release results from the certain polling unit causing tension and anxiety.

LAGOS: I will accept defeat in good faith if I lose - Jimi Agbaje

The Lagos State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, says he will accept defeat in good faith if he loses the election.

Tuesday, 7 April 2015

Graphic pics: One shot dead this morning during Ekiti impeachment saga

Here's a report I received from the Special Assistant on new media to Gov. Fayose, Lere Olayinka, on the fracas that happened in Ekiti state this morning following APC lawmakers planned sitting to impeach Governor Fayose. Unfortunately one person has lost his life. Read below...

BREAKING: Anti-impeachment protest erupts in Ado Ekiti

Fresh reports reaching NE reveal that a massive protest has erupted in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, against moves by a faction of the State House of Assembly to impeach Governor Ayodele Fayose over allegations of gross constitutional breaches.

Sources say there is high presence of heavily-armed security operatives in strategic locations in the town, while entry routes have been blocked and taken over by security operatives. It is also reported that some of security agents had been stationed around the House of Assembly complex.

Heavy security has been put in place in strategic locations in Ado Ekiti, while entry routes have been blocked and taken over by security operatives.

PDP asks Governor Fashola to suspend Oba of Lagos

The Peoples Democratic Party has demanded the immediate suspension of Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, till after the governorship and state House of Assembly elections in Lagos State.

Monday, 6 April 2015

PDP releases statement reacting to threat by Oba of Lagos, says anarchy looms

Statement from the PDP, reacting to the audio we all just heard. Read below...
The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) condemns in the strongest possible terms the emerging height of political recklessness in Lagos and Ekiti states ahead ofSaturday’s governorship and House of Assembly elections and calls on all Nigerians to stand up against such anti-democratic tendencies.
The senseless and unpatriotic impeachment move against Governor Ayo Fayose by out-going APC state legislators and the barbaric death threats on non-indigenes in Lagos by the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu if they vote for the PDP candidate, Mr. Jimi Agbaje ascend to a height of unruliness that should not be accommodated.

Open Letter To Jimi Agbaje: Don’t Allow What Happened To Funsho William To Happen To You

From all indications and by the recent happenings in Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje is sure of winning the April 11, 2015governorship election in the state if results from the polling units will be allowed to count and as such he should take his personal security before Saturday’s election serious.

The adventure of Bonaventure

Perhaps, for David Alechenu Bonaventure Mark, the calculation, as he went in for the just concluded Presidential/National Assembly elections, was to return to the upper chamber of the National Assembly and retain the Senate presidency, and after another four years, contest for the office of Nigerian president on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

NIGERIANEYE OPINION POLL: Who will emerge as the winner of the 2015 Lagos State Governorship Elections?

While many still bask in the euphoria of the recently concluded Presidential Elections, won by General Muhammadu Buahri of course, in less than a week, millions of Nigerians will again elect our leaders at the state level.

Sunday, 5 April 2015

Yobe Guber: 10 political parties endorse PDP candidate, Waziri

Ten political parties in Yobe State said they had adopted Alhaji Adamu Waziri of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for Saturday’s governorship election against the incumbent, Alhaji Ibrahim Gaidam of All Progressives Congress, APC.