Beyond stressing the compelling need to be placated after the alleged injustice meted to the zone at the 2017 national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), stakeholders from the South West zone are cautioning against a repeat of such scenario, failure of which they insist the party’s fortunes will […]

Forty-seven days to the Anambra State governorship election, billed to hold on November 6, 2021, the major political parties in the state are being weighed down by endless litigations. Daily Trust on Sunday takes a look at how the parties stand in the state. The three major political parties – […]

Senator Shehu Sani has officially joined the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Sani defected from the Peoples Redemption Party, PRP to the PDP. POLITICS NIGERIA learned that Sani has been planning to join the Opposition Party for some time now. Last month, he met with all the 23 local government Chairmen […]

Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, FFK, dumps the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, for the All Progressive Party, APC. According to reports by The Nation, on Thursday at the presidential villa, FFK was presented to President Muhammadu Buhari as the newest member of the ruling party by the governor […]

Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to rumours of defecting from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).  Following reports that former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan is planning to join the ruling All Progressives Congress, he has reacted.  While reacting, Jonathan denied rumours of defecting from […]

On its part, the Peoples Democratic Party rejected the fresh move to obtain fresh foreign loans of $4bn and €710m. According to the opposition party, the move by the President and his All Progressives Congress-led regime was another attempt at further mortgaging the future of Nigeria and Nigerians with less […]

The inability of the various organs of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to broker truce between suspended national chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus and the Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike is casting doubt over the possibility of holding the national election convention of the party next month, Vanguard […]

There is wild jubilation in Edo state on Monday over reports that Comrade Phillip Shaibu, the deputy governor of the state has concluded plans to dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Daily Independent gathered that Shaibu’s grouse centred on the refusal of the state governor, Godwin Obaseki to appoint a […]

Barring any last minute change, the Deputy Governor of Edo State, Mr. Philip Shaibu will dump the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, to an undisclosed political party. Vanguard was made to understand that if the body language and recent marathon meetings that took place outside the country last week between the […]

He was abducted alongside his driver at the Benin-Agbor highway in the early hours of Monday, September 13. Pa Owere Dickson Imasogie, a prominent chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo South Senatorial district has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen. He was said to have been abducted alongside […]

Reports had emerged on Monday claiming the deputy governor has perfected plans to dump the ruling party. The Deputy Governor of Edo State Philip Shaibu has reacted to viral reports that he is planning to dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).  Reports had emerged on Monday claiming the deputy governor […]

Counsel to Uche Secondus expressed dissatisfaction against the ruling, noting that his client will appeal the judgement. The suspension of the National Chairman of People’s Democratic Party, Prince Uche Secondus has been upheld by a High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The court presided over by Justice Okugbelem […]

Francis Okechukwu Kalu, the zonal ex-officio of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ebonyi, has been arrested and detained at the State Criminal Investigation Department of the Ebonyi State Police Command, Abakaliki. Vanguard reports that Kalu was arrested by the Imo State Police Command and later transferred to the command in […]

2021 PDP National Convention: NEC can only decide its zoning formulae after Gov. Ugwuanyi’s zoning committee sends its report to the organ for deliberation, says party spokesperson The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said it cannot decide where to zone its 2023 presidential ticket as well as the National Working […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has listed Valentine Chineto Ozigbo as the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the forthcoming Anambra State governorship election slated for November 6, 2021. The electoral body said the commission was served with two judgements of the Court of Appeal (Awka Judicial Division) […]