Tag archive for ‘PDP’
By Bar and Bench On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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There ‘ll be mass defection to PDP soon—Minority Leaders

Mass defection of members of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) and the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) across the country is imminent. This hint was dropped More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Never, I won’t go back to PDP—Obasanjo

Says he’ll rather remain a statesman Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday said he would never return to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Obasanjo who made his position known after he held a meeting More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, October 8th, 2017
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2019 Presidency: Don’t stop Fayose, Ladoja begs PDP

Says APC should forget about Ekiti 2018 One-time Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashid Adewolu Ladoja, on Saturday advised the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) not to truncate the presidential ambition More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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$25 billion NNPC fraud is for Buhari’s re-election—PDP

NNPC The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari has refused to take action on the alleged $25 billion contract fraud at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Protest as PDP loses two reps again to APC

Opposition Peoples Democratic Party in the House of Representatives on Thursday lost two of its members to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) owing to alleged division in the party. The two lawmakers who More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, September 28th, 2017
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2015 Presidential Poll: I’ll write a book soon on why PDP lost―Jonathan

Immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday assured the nation that he would write a book later in future to document and correct distortion of facts regarding why the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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A’Ibom Senatorial Seat: Makarfi-led PDP withdraws appeal challenging sack of Senator Albert Akpan

Says high court judgment which declared Bassey Etim as winner not against party’s interest As PELDEF applauds Makarfi, says its action is a promotion of internal democracy The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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End of Recession: APC, PDP trade blames over cause, validity of claims

Politicians from both the ruling and opposition parties on Wednesday disagreed with each other on over the news that Nigeria was out of recession. To the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), the recession was More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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PDP asks FG to probe Senator Misau’s allegations of corruption against IGP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has advised the federal government not to treat with kid gloves the sweeping allegations of corruption made by a serving lawmaker, Senator Isah Misau against the Inspector-General More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
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Anambra 2017: Obaze clinches PDP guber ticket, defeats Oduah, Ubah

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has declared Mr Oseloka Obaze as the clear winner of its governorship primary election in Anambra state. Obaze polled 672 votes to defeat other political bigwigs including the More...