Former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Bode George has asked ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo to shut up and stop playing to the gallery through public criticism of President Muhammadu Buhari. He gave the advice in Lagos in an interview with TUNDE THOMAS. George also urged factional National Chairman of the PDP, Ali Modu Sheriff to accept reality, and stop any further act of prolonging the crisis rocking the party.
According to George, the Court of Appeal’s recognition […]
A former Deputy National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Bode George, has accused the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose and his Rivers State counterpart, Nyesom Wike, of being responsible for the leadership crises currently rocking the party.
This is as he predicted that the leadership crisis involving the former Governor of Borno, Sen Ali Modu Sheriff and the Sen. Ahmed Makarfi-led Caretaker Committee may affect the outcome of the forthcoming gubernatorial elections in Edo and Ondo States respectively.
Former deputy national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Bode George, is an aspirant for the office of national chairman of the erstwhile ruling party at its convention fixed for Wednesday in Port Harcourt. In this interview, George, who is from Lagos State, insists he is the best candidate for the topmost position in the party.
You have picked form for the office of national chairman of the PDP. Do you think the position is vacant, considering the claim of […]
A former deputy national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Bode George has said members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) who left the PDP will soon return.
George, who picked his expression of interest to contest the party’s chairmanship at the forthcoming national convention, said “It takes an experienced captain to stabilise a ship hit by a tornado.
“But I am happy that all is not lost. Zoning has gone extremely well. I have paid my dues in […]
Ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) national convention fixed for next month, to pick new set of national officers, the Lagos State chapter of the party and two different groups have endorsed the candidatures of former deputy national chairman of the party, Chief Olabode George and former Ogun State governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, for the position of National chairman.
Speaking at a press conference in Lagos yesterday, the state PDP chairman, Moshood Salvador said the Lagos PDP endorsed George because […]
A chieftain of the PDP, Chief Olabode George, said in Lagos on Thursday that appointing a credible person as national chairman of the party would determine the performance of the party in the 2019 presidential elections.
George, who was a former Deputy National Chairman of the PDP, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that it was imperative for the national leadership of the party to appoint a credible person as its national chairman. He argued that appointing someone, who had […]
A former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Bode George, said he refrained from criticising the policies of the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government because resolving the crisis in his party was more important.
George said it was unnecessary to condemn the policies of the APC now because the party had pleaded with Nigerians that they should be given time.
Speaking in an interview on Thursday, George said he refused to comment on the increase in fuel price because […]
Mrs. Remilekun Violet Phillips-George, the mother of elder statesman and former Deputy National Vice-Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode George, has passed on. She was aged 90.
Mrs. Phillips-George reportedly died in her sleep as a result of old age on Wednesday. News of her death was announced at a meeting of the South West leaders of the party held at the International Event Centre, Akure, the Ondo State capital, on Wednesday. The members also commiserated with Chief George and […]
Chief Bode George, former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party has described Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose as an ungrateful person for opposing his interest of becoming the national chairman of the party.
George also slammed Fayose “for saying that PDP elders must take the backstage in the party’s affairs.” Speaking during an interview with Channels Television on Sunday, Fayose had blamed the loss of the 2015 general election on the elders of the party.
In the interview, Fayose went ahead […]
Fiery politician and former National Deputy Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olabode George has warned of the inherent dangers of the current crises plaguing the party, saying that it poses a big obstacle to its bid to regain power in 2019. George, who was a former military governor of old Ondo State identified the adherence to the party’s constitution, and the enthronement of equity, fairness and justice as panacea that would give lasting peace. He spoke on the […]