Tag archive for ‘PDP’
By Bar and Bench On Monday, August 14th, 2017
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New Ministers: PDP blasts Osinbajo

Opposition party—The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), at the weekend, attacked Acting President Yemi Osinbajo over the delay in assigning portfolios to two new ministers who were recently sworn in. The party said More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, August 12th, 2017
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Anambra Guber: PDP clears Odua, Ubah, four others

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday gave the green-light to six out of the seven aspirants seeking to contest the Anambra governorship election on its platform. The aspirants are expected to go through More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
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PDP re-strategizes, to woo Obasanjo, Atiku, Saraki to its fold

Strong indications emerged on Tuesday that the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is seriously planning to upstage the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in the forthcoming 2019 general elections. This More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, August 4th, 2017
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There ‘ll be no special treatment for new members in PDP—Makarfi

As group urges merit, retention of zoning formula National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi, on Thursday declared that there would be no special treatment More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Ngilari’s acquittal confirms APC’s anti-graft war as vendetta against our members—PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that last week acquittal of former Governor of Adamawa State by the Court of Appeal over corruption case is an affirmation of its earlier position that the anti-corruption More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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PDP Leadership Crisis: No victor, no vanquished in S’Court judgment— PDP Senators

The senate caucus of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday applauded the Supreme Court judgment which declared the Caretaker Committee Chairman of the party, Senator Ahmed Markafi as the substantive More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, July 10th, 2017
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We’ll wrest power from Aregbesola’s APC in 2019 as we did in Osun bye election—PDP

Adelele lauds INEC, announces N250m bursary for students Aregbesola, Omisore congratulate winner The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Sunday vowed that it would wrest power from the ruling All Progressives More...

By Bar and Bench Watch On Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
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Osun West: Sheriff begs for votes for Adeleke, says PDP ‘ll win bye-election

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff on Wednesday appealed to his political party supporters to come out en-masse and vote for Ademola Adeleke in the forthcoming Osuin More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, May 28th, 2017
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Thugs disrupt APC meeting in A’Ibom

Hoodlums suspected to be loyalists of the Peoples Democratic Party in Akwa Ibom State on Saturday disrupted a meeting of the All Progressives Congress in Ika Local Government Area of the state. They were said to More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Leadership Crisis: PDP loses another rep to APC

A member of the House of Representatives from Adamawa State, Adamu Kamale, has defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Kamale who represents Madagali/Michika federal constituency cited division More...