.INEC ready to conduct polls
EBOJELE AKHERE PATRICK, Benin
The Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has promised to make Edo the next economic hub of Nigeria, after Lagos, when elected as governor of Edo on September 10.
Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Rivers State Chapter, Bro. Felix Obuah, has reaffirmed that the party would resist any attempt by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to declare results of the March 19, 2016, cancelled Legislative Re-run elections in Tai Local Government Area of the state.
The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Edo State of recruiting All Progressive Congress (APC) loyalist as Ad-Hoc staff ahead of the forthcoming 2016 Edo State Gubernatorial election.
•Sheriff wants judges sacked
•Convention holds today
OBIORA IFO and SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
The Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has declared that the National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is the executive authority in all matters concerning the party.
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Monday suspended the scheduled national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, earlier slated for August 17.
SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday vowed that it would go ahead with its 2016 repeat convention scheduled for Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital on Wednesday.
EUCLID MYKE, Abuja
THE National leadership of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change CPC, comprising of a forum of defunct CPC chairmen that midwifed the merger that produced the All Progressives Congress (APC) has dissociated itself from the “strategic meeting” of forum of 36 foundation states chairmen of the defunct CPC who addressed themselves as ‘Progressive Legacy Forum’, saying that such meeting could be inimical to the progress of APC.