Category Archives: Politics
LET’S think hypothetically for just a minute. What should we expect if Rev. Chris Okotie of the FRESH Party, becomes President and Commander-in-Chief of the Federal Republic of Nigeria?
The same old display of inept and un-creative governance, or a departure from the status quo to world class ideologies that shape the times, and brings international discussants to ‘study’
ABUJA—NATIONAL leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP said yesterday wished the former Vice President, Atiku Ababakar and other party men and women who had left the party to the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, well saying that it had the capacity to withstand the shock of the vacuum created in the party.
Consequently, strong indications have emerged that PDP may not embark on reconciliation missions to unite with Atiku and others who dumped the PDP for the APC.
In preparation for the 2015 general elections, the opposition party, All Progressives Congress (APC) has began its search is for the party’s vice presidential candidate right.
In case this option fails, the incumbent Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, former Federal Capital Territory (FCT), minister, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai and Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido are slated for a replacement.
Still hurt by the defection of five governors to the All Progressives Congress (APC), the Presidency has been making overtures to their deputies to dump their governors and come back to the Peoples Democratic Party.
The Presidency is dangling gubernatorial tickets as a bait to retain the deputy governors.
The leader of Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force, Asari Dokubo, has continued his attack on the person of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo,
APC:”We’re Ready For Any Sacrifice That Will Change Nigeria” (Plz Return All the Stolen Money First)
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has assured Nigerians that the party is ready, willing and determined to make all the necessary sacrifices to reverse the prevailing gloomy situation in the country and bring about the much-needed change for the better in the interest of the long-suffering citizens.
APC said that in order to extricate Nigeria from the dire straits in which it has been plunged by the successive PDP governments, the party has decided to make as its priority the War Against Corruption; Food security; Accelerated Power Supply; Integrated Transport Network; Free Education;
Abuja – Strong indications have emerged that President Goodluck Jonathan has become increasingly worried, despite all the pretence, over threats by more members of the National Assembly to dump the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the main opposition party, the All Progressives Congress, APC.
“Yes, I can confirm that the Senate President, Senator David Mark, has been recruited by President Goodluck Jonathan to salvage the PDP obviously because of his pedigree.
The aspiration by the All Progressives Congress to take control of the leadership of the National Assembly is to be resisted in the Senate. It emerged, on Wednesday, that the Senate leadership could take unconstitutional actions by declaring the seats of defecting Senators vacant. But they are scare of the courts.
While the APC has already taken the ascendancy in the House of Representatives with its members set to take over the control of the House this January, the scenario in the Senate,