• Crisis In PDP, Edo State chapter of the party advises Makarfi to resign now

    Crisis In PDP, Edo State chapter of the party advises Makarfi to resign now

    As the unending leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) continues unabated, Edo State chapter of the party on Friday advised its National Caretaker Committee, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, to resign now that the ovation “is high”.

    In a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja by its Acting Publicity Secretary, Prince Gregory Iseghohi, it advised Makarfi to study the two court orders in Lagos and Abuja “and bow out honourably” for the party to forge ahead .

    The state chapter expressed […]

  • Resign And Join Police – Peterside Tells Wike

    Resign And Join Police – Peterside Tells Wike

    Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2015 general election in Rivers State, Dr. Dakuku Adol Peterside, has advised Governor Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike to resign from office and join the ongoing recruitment of policemen by the Police Service Commission (PSC).

    He said joining the Nigeria Police will afford the governor the opportunity of actualizing his dream of investigating, trying and jailing suspects involved in the alleged printing of fake election result sheets of the Independent National Electoral Commission […]

  • Governor Mimiko’s aides resign, join APC

    Governor Mimiko’s aides resign, join APC

    Two Special Assistants to Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State on Wednesday resigned their appointments and defected to the All Progressives Congress.

    The two aides stated their position in letters addressed to Mimiko.

    Those who resigned are Aderonke Morolayo, the Special Assistant on Political Matters, and Victor Ojo, the Special Assistant on Mobilisation.

    In her letter of resignation dated November 2, 2016 and addressed to the Governor, Morolayo said: “This is to formally inform Your Excellency of my resignation from the government of […]

  • Bribery scandal: Afenifere asks Buhari’s ministers to resign

    Bribery scandal: Afenifere asks Buhari’s ministers to resign

    It was gathered that the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has declared that there should be no cover up in the war ongoing war against corruption in Nigeria, saying any political office holder involved in the act of corruption should be made to face the wrath of the law.

    Specifically, the group said the minsters currently serving in the cabinet of President Muhamadu Buhari who had been mentioned recently for allegedly attempting to pervert justice should resign and face prosecution .

    This was […]

  • Resign now, Rivers PDP tells Amaechi

    Resign now, Rivers PDP tells Amaechi

    Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on Transportation Minister, Chibuike Amaechi to resign, for   allegedly  trying to bribe two justices of the Supreme Court,  John Iyang Okoro and  Sylvester Ngwuta.

    Chairman of the party in the state, Chief Felix Obuah, who spoke in Port  Harcourt, yesterday through his media aide, Jerry Needam said the  minister had  no moral justification to remain in office after the bribery allegation.

    Obuah also called on relevant authorities to, immediately commence  investigation […]

  • PDP advises Amaechi to resign over allegation of corruption

    PDP advises Amaechi to resign over allegation of corruption

    The Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers state has said that recent reports by two Justices of the Supreme Court is an indictment on the former Governor of Rivers state, Rotimi Amaechi.

    Justice Okoro Inyang and Justice Sylvester Ngwuta both of the Supreme Court had fingered Amaechi in an alleged bribery and corruption scandal.

    Speaking with newsmen in Port Harcourt, the State Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Samuel Wanosike said the party in the state has been justified about its argument that the […]

  • More FAAN general managers resign over ‘right placement’ exercise

    More FAAN general managers resign over ‘right placement’ exercise

    There are indications that some of the top personnel demoted last week in the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, may have resigned their appointments with the agency.

    A source close to the agency said yesterday that some of them were demoted from Grade Levels 17, 16 and 15 to GL 10, 12, 15 and 16 after the right placement exercise that swept at least 22 Directors, General Managers, Deputy General Managers and Assistant General Managers.

    A particular Acting Director was massively […]

  • Return dollar to N197 and resign – PDP to Buhari

    Return dollar to N197 and resign – PDP to Buhari

    According to reports, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to return prices of things, including the United States dollar, to the point where he met them and, then, resign for better hands to manage the affairs of the country.

    In a swift reaction, the ruling All Progressives Congress  (APC) slammed the PDP for being shameless.

    APC Acting National Publicity Secretary, Timi Frank told Newsmen that, “it’s funny that the PDP is calling on Buhari to resign when, […]

  • You are incompetent to govern Rivers, resign now – APC tells Wike

    You are incompetent to govern Rivers, resign now – APC tells Wike

    The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Tuesday, called on the State Governor, Nyesom Wike to resign over his gross “incompetence” in handling the affairs of the state.

    In a statement by its state Chairman, Davies Ibiamu Ikanya, the party accused Wike of plotting to turn himself into an “emperor” in a democratic dispensation.

    Adducing reason my Wike should resign, the party in the statement said, the governor has turned the state into “Rivers of blood where human […]

  • Governor Mimiko’s Commissioner, Special Assistant resign, defect to APC

    Governor Mimiko’s Commissioner, Special Assistant resign, defect to APC

    Yetunde Adeyanju, Ondo State Commissioner for Community Development and Cooperative Services, has resigned her appointment with immediate effect.

    The Commissioner dropped the resignation letter on Monday afternoon and later issued a press statement announcing defection to the All Progressives Congress.

    Similarly, Hon. Giwa Rasheed, a Special Assistant to Governor Olusegun Mimiko, also resigned and defected to the APC.

    According to Adeyanju, with the resignation from the Peoples Democratic Party government, “a huge burden has been lifted off my shoulders. The relief came from […]

  • APC chieftain tells oyegun and others to resign over lingering crisis

    APC chieftain tells oyegun and others to resign over lingering crisis

    Deputy National Publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has described the ongoing budget-padding crisis in the House of Representatives as “highly embarrassing” to the party and the Federal Government.

    He, therefore, called on the leadership of the party led by Chief John Odigie-Oyegun to resign their positions if they can no longer steer the ship of the party.

    Addressing a press conference in his Abuja residence on Friday, Frank regretted what he described as the inability of […]