Home >> Tag Archives: apc (page 3)

Tag Archives: apc

Fayose Will Go to Jail After Tenure – Fayemi

Fayemi

Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, yesterday vowed to jail Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose, if reelected. He spoke during the declaration of intent to contest for Ekiti State governorship seat on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Fayose, he stated, will be made to …

Read More »

Ekiti 2018 : Faparusi Advises APC

A member of the seventh House of Representatives , Bamidele Faparusi , has urged the All Progressives Congress to field a candidate , who has never occupied the governorship seat , for the July 14 governorship poll to avoid protest votes. Former governors of the state , Segun Oni and …

Read More »

Ekiti 2018 : PDP Accuses APC, INEC of Plans to Rig

Ekiti PDP

The PDP national chairman levied the allegation while receiving the German Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr. Bernhard Schlagheck, who paid him a courtesy call at the party’s national secretariat, Abuja. Secondus said: “The July Ekiti State governorship election will be the first test for this administration. We know that the APC …

Read More »

Ekiti Doesn’t Need a ‘CEO Governor,’ Says Fapohunda

All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant in Ekiti State Mr. Isola Fapohunda has said his motive is not primitive accumulation. He said he joined the race to make an impact through diligent service. Fapohunda said those seeking to enrich themselves have no business in politics. He said Ekiti would need …

Read More »

APC: Oyegun Surrenders

Opponents of tenure elongation have carried the day in the All Progressives Congress (APC). Its National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, last night bowed to pressure from governors and party leaders to forego tenure extension. He has summoned an emergency meeting of the National Working Committee (NWC) for 8am today to …

Read More »

Fayemi’s Ambition Alters Ekiti’s Political Equation

fayemi

Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi’s, recent declaration of interest for governorship of Ekiti State, writes Victor Ogunje, has changed the political equation in the state. After several months of guessing and political permutations, the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, recently hinted at …

Read More »

Ekiti 2018: What Does Fayemi Want?

fayemi

After months of dithering procrastination erstwhile governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi last Saturday entered the Ekiti 2018 governorship battle. Against the background of the sound defeat of four years ago, the question on many lips is ‘what magic wand has he found to charm the people of Ekiti? …

Read More »

Ekiti Lawmaker Arrested, Whisked to Abuja

Ekiti PDP

A suspended member of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Gboyega Aribisogan was arrested by some security operatives at his house in Ado-Ekiti and whisked to Abuja,at about 6.30am on Wednesday. Aribisogan, the Minority Leader of the House of Assembly, defected from Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to All Progressives Congress …

Read More »

Ekiti 2018: Who is Afraid of Fayemi?

It is wrong to use immoral means to attain moral ends and it is just as wrong, or even more so, to use moral means to preserve immoral ends. Members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Ekiti State are currently working at cross-purposes. This may spell doom for the …

Read More »

200 APC Members Defect to PDP in Ekiti

Ekiti PDP

Barely four months to Ekiti governorship election slated for July 14, about 200 members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have dumped the party for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ido/Osi Local Government Area of Ekiti State. Speaking at the ceremony in Ayetoro Ekiti on Wednesday, the defectors led …

Read More »

Tinubu Absent As Buhari Hosts APC National Caucus Meeting

Tinubu

A national leader of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, was conspicuously absent on Monday as President Muhammadu Buhari played host to a meeting of the national caucus of the party. The meeting, which began at about 8:20 p.m. is holding inside the new Banquet Hall of the …

Read More »

APC Group Endorses Ojo in Ekiti Governorship Race

Ahead of the governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State, a pressure group within the party-Ekiti Newbreed Politicians Association, (ENPA), has endorsed the candidature of Mr. Kayode Ojo, an engineer. The group, in a statement by its coordinator, Prince Oyelere Ogunrogba, said that having conducted a two-month-long …

Read More »

APC Slams Fayose Over Alleged Misconduct to Ekiti Monarch

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has berated Governor Ayodele Fayose over alleged humiliation and disrespectful conduct to the Ewi of Ado-Ekiti, Oba Rufus Adejugbe Aladesanmi, over the monarch’s complaint on house demolition that has rendered hundreds of people homeless in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital. Grassroot Politics: Ekiti …

Read More »

Ekiti is no Go Area For APC, PDP Replies Oyegun

Ekiti PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has told the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie Oyegun, to perish the thought of his party making any appreciable impact in the July 14, 2018 governorship election not to talk of winning, saying; “Ekiti is a …

Read More »

N-Power: Fayose Scamming Youths – APC Blasts Ekiti Governor

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ekiti has warned Governor Ayodele Fayose against deceiving the beneficiaries of the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme in the state. The party accused him of assembling youths in the Government House, making promises of stipends and other conveniences, telling them what to do, and creating …

Read More »

Ekiti 2018 : Ekiti Will Regain Lost Glory – MOB

MOB and Niyi Adebayo

Michael Opeyemi Bamidele became a household name in Nigeria as the National President of the National Association of Nigeria (NANS). Having placed his hand on the political plough, he has not looked back. He has served as Senior Special Assistant to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, National Publicity Secretary of the Alliance …

Read More »

I’m Ready to Dislodge PDP From Ekiti — Ojudu

Babafemi Ojudu

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Senator Babafemi Ojudu has said he is ready to lead the battle to dislodge the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, led by Governor Ayodele Fayose from Ekiti State. He made the disclosure, weekend, while declaring to contest for the governorship ticket of …

Read More »

2019 Poll: Obasanjo’s Camp In Dilemma Over Choice Of Party

With 341 days to the commencement of the 2019 general elections the Obasanjo-inspired Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM) remains undecided on which party to pitch its tent with. While some loyalists of the former President are in favour of working with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), some prefer the Social …

Read More »