The worst of Buhari is better than PDP’s 16 years – Kenneth Okonkwo

The worst of Buhari is better than PDP’s 16 years – Kenneth Okonkwo

Nollywood actor, Kenneth Okonkwo has stated that the worst of President Muhammadu Buhari’s eight year in office, if he gets a second term, would be better than the past 16 years the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, had control of power. I owe no one any apology for supporting President Buhari, Okonkwo said The actor turned politician who recently declared his intention to run for Governor of Enugu State at the next general election under the platform…

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Timi Frank officially dumps APC

Timi Frank officially dumps APC

Timi Frank, the immediate past Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has officially dumped the party. The former APC spokesperson, who stated this in a statement he personally signed on Friday, however, assured Nigerians that he will continue to speak against “injustice, intimidation, political persecution, criminalization of all opponents of the ruling APC.” Frank, who is silent on whether he is joining another political party soon, said he is ready again…

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Defections: Senator Akpabio snubs PDP NEC meeting, meets Osinbajo

Defections: Senator Akpabio snubs PDP NEC meeting, meets Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday, met with the Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio, reportedly to perfect the lawmaker’s defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The former Akwa Ibom Governor arrived the State House Villa by 3.06pm, with the Presidential Aide on National Assembly (Senate), Senator Ita Enang. Both men went straight into the Vice President’s wing at the State House Villa. The two Akwa Ibom politicians…

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Why Saraki, others’ defection from APC is unconstitutional – Falana

Why Saraki, others’ defection from APC is unconstitutional – Falana

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, has faulted the defection of some lawmakers, including the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, from the All Progressives Congress, APC to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The activist lawyer described the defection as unconstitutional. Falana spoke at the official launch of Prof. Wole Soyinka’s ‘Interventions VIII’ series, titled: “Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes? (Who keeps Watch over the Watchmen), Gani’s Unfinished Business,” held in Lagos, on Thursday. Falana cited section 68 (1)…

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Governor Bello speaks on dumping APC for PDP

The Governor of Niger State, Alhaji Sani Bello has denied reports of being among governors planning to dump the All Progressives Congress, APC. Bello said he had no reason to quit the ruling party. The governor disclosed this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja through his Special Adviser on strategy and political associate, Chief Ray Murphy. Murphy said reports making the rounds on social media platforms that the Niger State governor was one of…

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