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Learn from Tinubu, DG APC Govs’ forum tells Oshiomhole

The Director-General of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governors’ forum, Salihu Lukman, has, again, questioned the party’s former chairman, Adams Oshiomhole’s fore-front role in Edo State’s governorship campaign. Mr Oshiomhole, who was recently removed as the APC’s national chairman coincidentally in the midst of state’s raging political crisis, has been ...

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Why Oshiomhole criticised me in 2016- Ize-Iyamu

The 2020 governorship candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, said he was criticised by the former national chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole, in the last Edo governorship election because he was in a different political party then. Mr Oshiomhole, who was recently ...

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ANALYSIS: Ondo 2020: What the future holds for Akeredolu, Jegede as they battle again

Like in 2016, the major contenders for this year’s governorship election in Ondo State are Rotimi Akeredolu of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and Eyitayo Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). They were selected at the indirect primary elections held at the International Event Centre in Akure last ...

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Buhari, APC governors meet via video conferencing

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with governors elected under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the virtual meeting, which lasted for about 40 minutes, may be reconvened to discuss party matters including the forthcoming National Convention of the party ...

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Why I dumped PDP, rejoined APC – Dogara

The immediate past Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has explained the reason why he left the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). PREMIUM TIMES reported Mr Dogara’s defection on Friday after which he met with President Muhammadu Buhari. In a letter ...

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Ondo 2020: How Akeredolu won APC primary (FULL RESULTS)

The incumbent governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, has again won the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary. He will be the ruling party’s flag bearer for the October 10 governorship election in the state. Over 3,000 delegates voted in the election that lasted for over six hours between 2 ...

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BREAKING: Ondo 2020: Two more APC aspirants step down for Akeredolu

A few hours to the commencement of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election in Ondo State, two more aspirants have stepped down from the gubernatorial race for the incumbent governor, Rotimi Akeredolu. The two aspirants are Jimi Odimayo and Nath Adojutelegan. This latest development brings the total number of ...

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Ondo 2020: Akeredolu, 10 others battle for APC ticket today

As the race for the October governorship election in Ondo State intensifies, at least 10 aspirants of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), have registered their readiness to battle the incumbent governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, in the primary holding today, Monday. They are: Olusola Oke, Segun Abraham, Olaide Adelami, Bukola Adetula, ...

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APC lawmaker under fire for saying Buhari, ‘weak, irrelevant’

The All Progressives Congress (APC) chapter in Mashi LG, Katsina State has asked the member representing Mashi/ Dutsi federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Mansur Mashi, to resign over his ‘abusive comments’ on President Muhammadu Buhari. A party official said his failure to do this may lead to his ...

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Magu: No sacred cow in Buhari’s govt – APC

Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has said no alleged corrupt official can escape prosecution under the current administration led by an ‘incorruptible personality’, President Muhammadu Buhari. The party, which clinched power in 2015, denied the allegation of witch-hunting the embattled chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, because of his ...

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