• (Photos) APC Bayelsa State primaries…. ends in deadlock earlier today

    (Photos) APC Bayelsa State primaries…. ends in deadlock earlier today

    The governorship primary election of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Bayelsa State, ended in deadlock on Tuesday.

    The exercise was marred by violence, thuggery, intimidation of some aspirants and meddlesomeness by some state party officials.

    The Chairman of the Electoral Committee and Governor of Edo State, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, was held hostage and was later smuggled out of the venue by operatives of the Department of State Security (DSS) and soldiers.

    It was gathered that the governor escaped the angry youths under the […]

  • Wike wins Rivers PDP guber primaries, NWC cancels Ogun PDP primaries

    Wike wins Rivers PDP guber primaries, NWC cancels Ogun PDP primaries

     

    Barrister Nyesom Wike, former minister of State for Education has been declared winner of the just concluded Rivers State PDP governorship primaries. He polls 1,083 votes out of 1,108.

    It also came to our notice that NWC (National Working Committee) of the People Democratic Party has canceled the governorship primary election in Ogun State. The party in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Chief Olisa Metuh, in Abuja on Monday morning, said that the primary was not authorised.

    “Consequently, any such exercise […]