…Magnus Abe, other APC chieftains spotted in INEC offices
The Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has alleged that there are emerging facts exposing clandestine moves by the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the State pushing for another postponement of the expected re-scheduled Rivers re-run Legislative Elections fixed for this month (October).
The Chairman of the Rivers State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Bro Felix Obuah has described as most disappointing and an abuse of the democratic process the grand conspiracy between the All Progressives Congress, APC and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to upturn the mandate of the Edo people in the just concluded governorship election in the State in favour of the APC.
…As Ize-Iyamu urges calm
The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic in the September 28 governorship election in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has appealed to his supporters to remain calm over the poll result announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission.
OBIORAH IFOH, Abuja
Factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has rejected the result of the Governorship election in Edo even as he called on members to remain calm, hopeful and determined in the pursuit of their mandate, until the last is seen of the election.
In a form of what seems to be a drama the Supreme Court, yesterday, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, asked the apex court to remove Governor Benedict Ayade of Cross River State from office over allegation that he falsified his age.
For throwing his weight behind the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, over a major policy disagreement with the Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, on interest rate, former Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Rowland Owie, has asked the Emir of Kano, His Royal Highness, Muhammadu Sanusi, to abdicate the throne and go into politics.
Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Delta State, Mr. Kingsley Esiso, has said that Nigerians “are obviously” fed up with the economic policies of the All Progressives Congress, APC, insisting that the PDP was the only party that has the capacity to put the country back on track.
Senators of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, were yesterday, locked in separate meetings to deliberate and fine-tune common positions ahead of debate on the country’s economic recession, expected this morning at plenary.
The immediate-past governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, has said that the exit of the former President Olusegun Obasanjo from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was reponsible for the ongoing crisis besieging the party.