Tag archive for ‘PDP’
By Bar and Bench On Monday, December 11th, 2017

How Secondus emerged as PDP’s national chairman, by Azimazi Jimoh

The emergence of Prince Uche Secondus as national chairman of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) on Sunday at the end of the party’s national convention in Abuja is the outcome of serious political game plan, More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, December 8th, 2017

Court dismisses suit challenging PDP campaign funding

An Abuja high court has dismissed a suit seeking to challenge the campaign funding of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) in the 2015 presidential election. Justice Olukayode Adeniyi of the court threw out the More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

Convention: Appeal Court stems S’West PDP crisis as Kashamu’s faction loses out

The Court of Appeal  sitting  in Ado-Ekiti, on Monday granted an interim order staying the execution of all orders granted by Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court, Ado Ekiti, restraining the Dr. Eddy More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, December 4th, 2017

Atiku’s return ‘ll add value to rebuilding party – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the return of the former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar would add value to the process of rebuilding the party for greater heights. In a statement issued More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

Convention: Crack in S’West PDP leadership gains momentum

Less than seven days to the national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the crack in the party’s leadership in the South-West appears to have gained momentum. This is because instead of the factions More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, November 24th, 2017

2019 Polls: PDP beckons Atiku

Mama Taraba, others may dump APC, Buhari’s govt soon Strong indications emerged on Friday that the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is planning to approach former Vice President Atiku Abubakar to consider More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

PDP’s Convention: Bode George asks Makarfi to resign

Former Deputy National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode George, on Tuesday called for immediate resignation of the Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the party, Ahmed Makarfi. He is More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, November 20th, 2017

2019 Polls: Gbenga Daniel raps Buhari’s govt, says it doesn’t deserve second term 

Former Ogun State governor, Gbenga Daniel, has scored the Buhari government low in economic growth and security and that the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) has not achieved anything tangible to win the 2019 More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

PDP to N’Assembly: Impeach Buhari now over mishandling of Lawal, Oke’s cases

The Peoples Democratic Party has called on the National Assembly to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari over the way he handled the case involving the removal of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, October 28th, 2017

Customs boss, Ali, blames PDP for serial scandals in Buhari’s govt

Says every day, when you wake up, there is a story that makes you shiver I must confess here that we have been infused by people who were not part of this journey The Comptroller General of Customs and Excise, More...