• Sheriff is an intruder, National convention must hold – PDP

    Sheriff is an intruder, National convention must hold – PDP

    Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives and Chairman, Rivers State Adhoc Ward/National Delegate Congress, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, on Wednesday insisted that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, August 17 National Congress, slated for Port Harcourt, Rivers State will hold as scheduled.

    Speaking with journalist in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Ihedioha decribed the embattled National Chairman of the party, Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff as an “interloper” who is out to distract the party.

    He said, “We will be focused and confident that […]

  • National convention won’t solve PDP’s problems – Kashamu

    National convention won’t solve PDP’s problems – Kashamu

    The representative of Ogun East in the Senate, Sen. Buruji Kashamu, has warned that the August 17 national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party will not solve the problems confronting the party.

    He said it would be better for the elders of the party to wade into the crisis by having a peace meeting with the two people laying claim to the national leadership of the opposition party.

    Kashamu stated this in a position paper he submitted to the two factions fighting […]

  • No court order stopping PDP National Convention – Wike

    No court order stopping PDP National Convention – Wike

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, Monday declared that the National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), scheduled for August 17 in Port Harcourt would go on as planned, saying that there was no court order stopping the party from going on with the convention.

    The governor stated that the court was yet to hear the suit filed by embattled former National Chairman of the party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, challenging the holding of the National convention.

    Addressing the South-south Executive Committee […]

  • Okonjo-Iweala, Peter Obi attend US Democratic National Convention (Photos)

    Okonjo-Iweala, Peter Obi attend US Democratic National Convention (Photos)

    Former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and former Anambra state governor, Peter Obi, were among the foreign dignitaries invited to attend the Democratic National Convention in the US on wednesday, July 27th.

    Former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and former Anambra state governor, Peter Obi, were among the foreign dignitaries invited to attend the Democratic National Convention in the US on wednesday, July

  • APC chairman to attend 2016 US Democratic National Convention

    APC chairman to attend 2016 US Democratic National Convention

    The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, will on Monday join current and former world leaders in the U.S. for 2016 Democratic Convention.

    This is contained in a statement released to newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday by APC’s Assistant Director of Publicity, Mr Edegbe Odemwingie.

    According to the statement, parliamentarians, diplomats and senior political party leaders from over 100 countries will observe the nomination process of the Democratic Party’s candidate for President and Vice-President of the U.S.

    The […]