*Postpones election campaign in Kogi, Bayelsa
MUSA BABA AHMED, Abuja
The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has revealed that it would hold its first ever National Executive Council Meeting since losing the 2015 general elections to the All Progressives Congress (APC) earlier this year.
Sunday Ode, Abuja
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said the Buhari administration would guarantee free and fair elections in the country.
The Publicity Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, on Tuesday, responded to media reports that spokesperson of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has filed a N500 against million suit at a Lagos State High Court in Ikeja, seeking compensation for alleged defamation of his person by some issues raised by him (Metuh) in response to one of his (Mohammed’s) statements.
Former Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babatunde Fashola has advised Governor Adams Oshiomhole to shun the temptation of initiating new development projects in Edo state, unless they are very critical to the well-being of the people but should rather concentrate on completing ongoing projects before the end of his tenure in November 2016.
Not less than 35 cabinet nominees of Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode appeared before the State House of Assembly for the second time on Tuesday 13 October, as part of measures to screen the would-be-commissioners and special advisers.
In this interview with journalists in Makurdi, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State speaks on his administration’s amnesty programme to criminals in the state and other issues. Correspondent, DONALD KUMUN was there for Daily Champion.
Alhaji Abubakar Dogonyaro Bibi is a chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). In this interview with newsmen in Bauchi, he speaks on the 100 days of Governor Mohammed Abubakar in Bauchi State and other issues. Our correspondent, SELYA YARNAP brings excerpts of the interview.
MUSA BABA AHMED, JONAS EZIEKE, Abuja
A Port Harcourt-based anti-corruption network, otherwise known as Integrity Group has written President Muhammadu Buhari demanding the withdrawal of ex-Governor Rotimi Amaechi as a ministerial nominee on the ground that he is currently being investigated for corrupt acts while he was governor of Rivers State.
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Lagos State chapter has described the claim of the Lagos State governor,Mr Akinwunmi Ambode that he has spent over N3.8 billion within 3 months on road rehabilitation in the state.
A former governorship candidate in Anambra State, Dr.Ifeanyi Ubah has faulted the attitude of some faceless individuals who see the current corruption war of the federal government as an opportunity of smear campaign against others.