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Ochei Speaks On Delta Council Polls, Says Get Ready APC Is Coming

Ochei Speaks On Delta Council Polls, Says Get Ready APC Is Coming

NEWS, POLITICS
Former Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Victor Ochei has urged chairmanship and councillorship candidates under the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) to be on guard before and after the January 6, 2018 council elections, saying that APC would spring a surprise in Delta State.   Ochei who spoke in Issele-Uku, Aniocha North local government area of Delta state during the flagged off of APC local government council elections campaign, also sent a message to the ruling party, peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, saying, "we are telling them (PDP) get ready because APC is coming”. Expressing optimism over the chances of APC, Ochei maintained that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would meet them at the polls, saying, “Let them think that we ar
PDP Slams APC Over Repeatedly Failure To Hold Meetings, Congresses, Convention In The Last Three Years

PDP Slams APC Over Repeatedly Failure To Hold Meetings, Congresses, Convention In The Last Three Years

NEWS, POLITICS
Nigeria's main opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has described as disgusting, reprehensible and embarrassing attempts by ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), which it said has repeatedly failed to hold meetings, congresses and convention in the last three years to criticize the outcome of its National Convention. BigPen Online recalls that All Progressive Congress (APC), spokesman, Malam Bolaji Abdulahi, had criticized the conduct of the elective National Convention of PDP. But reacting, newly sworn in National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan said that it is indeed laughable that the APC which has roundly failed in not only managing the affairs of the country but also its own internal issues would recourse to panic mode just because the PDP ha...
Secondus Serves APC ‘Quit Notice’ After Emerging As PDP National Chairman

Secondus Serves APC ‘Quit Notice’ After Emerging As PDP National Chairman

NEWS, POLITICS
The newly sworn-in National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Uche Secondus, has started his time as the leader of the opposition party by attacking the All Progressive Congress, especially the foundation on which it was built. Mr Secondus, who was declared the winner of the PDP’s chairmanship election at about 3:30 am on Sunday morning and sworn in shortly after, used his acceptance speech to verbally serve the APC a ‘quit notice’, vowing to lead his party back to power in 2019. “Let me assure you great members and leaders of our party, that by the grace of God and with all hands on deck, the brief tenancy of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Aso Rock Villa expires on May 28, 2019. By this, we serve them a quit notice,” he said. In launching his attack on the
APC To Deltans: Okowa Doesn’t Feel Your Pains; He’s Misleading You And Taking Credit For The N800m APC FG Release To Councils

APC To Deltans: Okowa Doesn’t Feel Your Pains; He’s Misleading You And Taking Credit For The N800m APC FG Release To Councils

ENTERTAINMENT, NEWS, POLITICS
  Delta State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday says Governor Ifeanyi Okowa is impervious to the pain he is causing Deltans. The party stated this in reaction to the Delta state government claims that it released N800million to lessen the burden of councils in the payment of local government workers salaries. Delta APC however hinted that the N800million was the exact share Delta State Government got from the N28Billion loan package offered to the 35 states of the federation by President Buhari to pay local government workers’ salaries, adding that it was a lie for Okowa to say he released money when he did not add any additional money to relief the burden of the councils. Delta state Chairman of APC, Prophet Jones Ode Erue in a statement made
Defection : Orogun Indigenes Puncture Delta PDP Claims, Say ‘Hired Crowd’ Populated Event 

Defection : Orogun Indigenes Puncture Delta PDP Claims, Say ‘Hired Crowd’ Populated Event 

COMMUNITY REPORT, NEWS
Miffed by the claims that over 5000 persons from Orogun town, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state had dumped the All Progressives Congress in the country home of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, some  indigenes of the community have reacted saying only 50 persons left the party. The indigenes who reacted on backdrop of claims by some Governor Ifeanyi Okowa aides, said what happened at Orogun on Saturday October 14 was simply a ruse, adding that the governor hired some persons into the venue of the event to make it look as if they had huge decampees in the area. A youth leader in Orogun community, Sunday Umukoro, who said he was in the town the fate day, noted that people in Orogun could not have trooped out, talk less of decamping to PDP on the said day. According to him
Two Years After, Voters Are Yearning To Remove Okowa From Office, Says Senator Omo-Agege

Two Years After, Voters Are Yearning To Remove Okowa From Office, Says Senator Omo-Agege

NEWS, POLITICS
  Senator representing Delta Central Senatorial District of Delta State, Olorogun Ovie Omo-Agege on Saturday said that there is intense yearning by electorates in Delta State to flush out Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP from Government House, Asaba. Omo-Agege who spoke to newsmen in an interactive session in his country home, Orogun, Ughelli North Local Government Area, said that Governor Okowa was on his way out of Government House Asaba because according to him the governor has failed in his performance to get the electorates to vote him again come 2019. He said that it is very unfortunate that Governor Okowa has squandered the goodwill he enjoyed in 2015, stressing that come 2019 he will be voted out because his poor performance is so obvious a...
2019 : APC Loses Over 5000 Members To PDP In Delta

2019 : APC Loses Over 5000 Members To PDP In Delta

NEWS, POLITICS
  Over 5,000 members of All Peoples Congress, APC, in Orogun, the country home of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege on Saturday dumped the party for the Peoples Democratic Party. BigPen Online learnt that one of the decampees, Hon. Friday Akpoyibo, who was received by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state alongside his followers in  Orogun, Ughelli North Local Government Area was a former ally of Omo-Agege. It was gathered that while Governor Okowa was at Orogun receiving him, some APC leaders in Ughelli North gathered at Senator Omo-Agege Constituency office and described the new decampee, Akpoyibo as good riddance to bad rubbish, saying he was a mole in the APC who has since been suspended from the party. However, receiving the decampees, Governor Okowa observed that the APC and most
Ogboru Says Posterity Will Judge Okowa On Delta Alleged ‘Blank Budget’ Scandal

Ogboru Says Posterity Will Judge Okowa On Delta Alleged ‘Blank Budget’ Scandal

NEWS
Former Labour Party 2015 governorship candidate in Delta State, Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru has said that posterity will surely judge Governor Ifeanyi Okowa if the alleged 'blank budget' allegation leveled against him turns out to be true. He spoke on Saturday in a brief chat with journalists in Effurun, Delta State. BigPen Online reports that the All Progressives Congress Chieftain, while reacting to questions from newsmen, said it was too early to comment critically on the allegations to whether the Governor was operating a 'blank budget' or not saying only time will tell. When asked as a leader of the opposition party, APC in the state what his party was doing to prod the state government to produce the budget to clear all doubt, Ogboru said that the APC as a party would react ...
Niger Delta Activist, Ofehe Joins Delta Governorship Race

Niger Delta Activist, Ofehe Joins Delta Governorship Race

NEWS, POLITICS
Niger Delta activist and Executive Director Hope for Niger Delta Campaign, HNDC, Comrade Sunny Oghale Ofehe has joined the Delta State governorship race. Ofehe signified his intentions to contest the governorship position under the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC), at his home town, APC Ward 2 in Otor-Iyede, Isoko North Local Government Area of the state. The activist who stormed the community Monday evening with a large entourage, was received by mammoth crowd of his kinsmen including elders, women and youths at the compound of an APC Chieftain in the state, Chief Ono Ideh. Ofehe said that his decision to join the race for the 2019 governorship election after much consultations was borne out of his passion and conviction that he was the right person to bridge the gap...
Buhari’s “Aso Rock Cabal” Plots To Handover Power To PDP In 2019 – APC Group Alleges

Buhari’s “Aso Rock Cabal” Plots To Handover Power To PDP In 2019 – APC Group Alleges

NEWS, POLITICS
A pro-All Progressives Congress, APC, group has alleged that a cabal in the Presidency mainly dominated by kinsmen of President Muhammadu Buhari may have perfected plans to ensure power is return to the opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in 2019. The group under the auspices of "APC Rebirth 2019 Support Group", in worded position paper obtained by BigPen Online on Monday, said that if APC continued with its abysmal performance, occasioned by the activities of "Aso Rock cabal", Nigerian would find another alternative in the opposition PDP in 2019. "APC's present electorate rating is abysmal. If Nigerians find a viable alternative party in 2019, our defeat will be total and shocking, the group said. "President Buhari's relatives, key actors in the Villa, are shareh...