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Okowa Becomes A Trailblazer, A Stabilizing Catalysts At #PDPNational Convention

Okowa Becomes A Trailblazer, A Stabilizing Catalysts At #PDPNational Convention

NEWS, POLITICS
The much-publicised National Convention of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) has come and gone. For the PDP, the match to reclaim power come 2019 has just begun. Although, its conduct has been a subject of controversy going by pockets of protest, hitches and challenges, the national convention of Nigeria's main opposition party is a done deal. A new set of leaders have emerged and the party have also installed a new set of power brokers. The challenge ahead to outwit the ruling party, All Progressives Congress are still enormous but PDP despite its known power games remain a trusted alternative to right anything the ruling party cannot offer Nigerians who have being frustrated by economic hardship. The party's national convention was successful by all account as promised ...
PDP: BODE GEORGE WEEPS CROCODILE TEARS!

PDP: BODE GEORGE WEEPS CROCODILE TEARS!

ISSUES
  Bye-gone PDP chairmanship aspirant, Bode George has been crying over "monetized" 2017 convention. He quits. What was he expecting? A Christmas gift from Santa Claus in the most expensive grotto in the world - politics! Bode, what a bogus dream. There is no free gift in free town.... His brother Ayo Fayose and Rivers muscle man, Nyesom Wike and gang must be suffused in laughter now. Governors are the most powerful people in Nigeria. "The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world", William Wallace told us in 1865. Sir George should know better. When he reigned as governor of Ondo state (1988- 1990), he was a lavish lord. The fate of families were virtually in his fat hands . In Nigeria's dependent clime, governors own the latitude to move men and money. Pe...
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
After Promoting ‘Unity List’ Causing Outrage, Wike Says #PDPNational Convention Was Transparent, Credible

After Promoting ‘Unity List’ Causing Outrage, Wike Says #PDPNational Convention Was Transparent, Credible

NEWS, POLITICS
  After allegedly influencing the decisions of delegates to vote all the names in the 'Unity List' which he promoted as 'favoured' aspirants during the National Convention, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, says the December 9 National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was transparent with a credible voting process. Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, his Ekiti State counterpart, Ayodele Fayose, and some members of the National Assembly, the new power brokers of the party had vowed that all the names in the list must emerge victorious after voting. Addressing journalists after casting his vote for different candidates at the National Convention at the Eagle Square in Abuja on Saturday, Governor Wike said with the successful convention, PDP has be
Okowa-led C’ttee, Makarfi, Others Meet IBB Over PDP National Convention 

Okowa-led C’ttee, Makarfi, Others Meet IBB Over PDP National Convention 

NEWS, POLITICS
Former Nigeria's Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida has expressed confidence that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa-led convention organising committee of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) will conduct a rancour free, acceptable convention. General Babangida spoke on Wednesday when Governor Okowa, accompanied by the Chairman of the caretaker committee of the PDP, Senator Ahmed Makarfi and top officials of the party met him at his (IBB's) country home at Minna, Niger State. A statement release by Delta State Government quoted Babangida as saying,"I have here, the chairman of the  caretaker committee, former chairman of Kaduna State, the Chairman of convention planning committee, the Governor of Delta State with the officials for the convention, I am glad they are working hard a
PDP Will Come Out Stronger In 2019 -Okowa

PDP Will Come Out Stronger In 2019 -Okowa

NEWS, POLITICS
  The Chairman of the PDP National Elective Committee and the Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi okowa has declared that the PDP will be a force to reckon with in the 2019 presidential elections even as he dispels rumors that the Governors are supporting a candidate for the post of National Chairman of the Party. Governor Okowa who made this known on Channels Television’s Politics said emphatically that the party is doing everything possible to ensure a hitch-free convention. “I believe that the National Caretaker Committee of the party is doing a lot to ensure that things are put in place, as for the national planning committee that I lead, we were inaugurated this afternoon (Yesterday) and we have held our inaugural meeting. "Ours as a planning committee is to ensure