• APGA fuses into UPP, pronounces party dead

    APGA fuses into UPP, pronounces party dead

    According to reports, the crisis ridden All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, on Friday fused the party into the United Progressives Party, UPP.

    It was gathered that sixteen of the 18 members of APGA announced the “political marriage” in Enugu after they had paid homage to the founding chairman of UPP, Chief Chekwas Okorie.

    Apart from the 16 NWC members led by Chief Chris Ejike Uche, the delegate was also accompanied by other national leaders of APGA, including members of the Board of […]

  • Buhari’s one-sided appointments is unsettling Nigeria – UPP

    Buhari’s one-sided appointments is unsettling Nigeria – UPP

    The National leader of the United Progressive Party, UPP, Chief Chekwas Okorie, on Friday expressed concern over President Muhammadu Buhari’s lopsided appointments.

    Okorie in a statement he personally signed said, “the lopsided nature of the appointments into key and strategic Public Offices by President Muhammadu Buhari” was unsettling the country.

    He urged Buhari to review his appointment to reflect the Federal Character provision as stated by the country’s constitution.

    The UPP National Leader urged Buhari “to review these appointments to reflect the spirit […]

  • Stop blackmailing Buhari with threats of impeachment – UPP tells Senate

    Stop blackmailing Buhari with threats of impeachment – UPP tells Senate

    The United Progressive Party (UPP) Friday asked the Senate to blackmailing the Executive arm of government in order to obtain some form of soft landing for its principal officers over their current trial for alleged forgery of the Senate standing rules.

    In a statement signed by the National Chairman, Chief Chekwas Okorie, the party said that the leaders of the Senate should subject themselves to the judicial process with regard to the on-going trial of some top Officers of the Senate […]