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How Emerhor Installed Estranged Deputy To Erue As APC Chairman In Factional Congress In Delta

NEWS, POLITICS
  Facts have emerged how the estranged deputy chairman of the Prophet Jones Ode-Erue-led executive of All Progressive Congress, APC, Chief Cyril Ogodo was installed by the leader of the party in Delta State, Olorogun O'tega Emerhor. Reports say Ogodo who signed the statement rejecting former Edo state Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole for the party's National Chairmanship position for the Emerhor bloc of the party was elected during the factional Congress of the party held at the College of Education (Technical), Asaba. Chief Ogodo, who was favoured by Emerhor after he fell apart with Ode-Erue polled a total of 731 votes to beat his only rival, Fred Obe who had 99 votes out of 1439 votes. The congress which was conducted under tight security was piloted by Chairman of...
Mammoth Crowd At APC ‘Congress’ In Delta, As Erue, Others Are Returned Unopposed

Mammoth Crowd At APC ‘Congress’ In Delta, As Erue, Others Are Returned Unopposed

NEWS, POLITICS
  There was mammoth crowd at the All Progressive Congress, APC state parallel Congress held in Delta state on Saturday. The Congress which was held under heavy security presence returned the incumbent state chairman of the party, Prophet Jones Ode- Erue unopposed alongside a few other executive members of his former exco. The estranged former deputy state chairman, Chief Cyril Ogodo who had pitched tent with the APC leader, Olorogun O'tega Emerhor was replaced by Hon Elvis Ayomanor. BigPen Online can report that the Sen. Olugbenga Obadara- led State Congress Committee which was inaugurated by the National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun on Thursday were on ground to supervised the Congress. The Obadara- led State Congress Committee alongside INEC officials were a...
UPDATED: BREAKING! PDP Clears 22 Local Govt Councils In Result Release By DSIEC Amid Call For Outright Cancellation By APC

UPDATED: BREAKING! PDP Clears 22 Local Govt Councils In Result Release By DSIEC Amid Call For Outright Cancellation By APC

NEWS
The ruling, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won 22 local government councils in the result released by the Delta state Independent Electoral Commission (DSIEC) on Sunday. Ogbodu said elections could not hold in the two councils of Ughelli North where DSIEC office was set on fire by arms-wielding political thugs, and Ethiope East as a result of widespread violence. He said the election in the two councils would hold on Tuesday. The DSIEC chairman however noted that the result for Ika South could not be declared due to the absence of the returning officer, whom he said was indisposed. Ogbodu said PDP clinched 424 councillorship seats, while APC won in only ward 02 of Aniocha North Local Government Area. “In accordance with Section 46(1) of DSIEC Law, 2017, 59 councilors
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
Delta APC Challenges PDP To Public Debate Over Performance Of Governor Okowa

Delta APC Challenges PDP To Public Debate Over Performance Of Governor Okowa

NEWS, POLITICS
All Progressive Congress (APC) in Delta State has challenged the leadership of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state to a television debate over the state of infrastructure in Delta state. State chairman of the party, Prophet Jones Ode Erue who stated this on Sunday, claimed that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has underdeveloped the state in all sector. According to him, the PDP State chairman, Olorogun Kingsley Esiso was only ranting about PDP winning the forthcoming local government councils election in the state due to the governor's performance. APC had been taunted as a 'paper tiger' in the state as political pundits say the party lacks political structure to win any election in Delta State. But Erue, in a post made on his Facebook page, monitored by one of Bi...