•Party not at war with Govs —NWC
•Uba, Nenadi weep
MALACHY UZENDU, Deputy Editor, SUNDAY ODE, and EUCLID MYKE, Abuja
President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday warned members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, who might be contemplating defecting to the incoming ruling party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, to better shelve such plans as their expectations would be dashed sooner than later.
MALACHY UZENDU, Deputy Editor, Abuja
HARD FACTS on the controversy surrounding the $20 billion alleged to have been fleeced from the coffers of the Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation (NNPC) may be exposed as the president-elect, General Mohammadu Buhari Sunday said he will revisit the issue.
INNOCENT OKONKWO, Political Editor
The Campaign Organization of the Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) has commended the people of the state for voting for the party in last Saturday’s election.
The party also lauded the people for their orderly conduct during and after the election, stressing that despite all threats and provocations they came out en masse to vote for the PDP.
CHINEDU WOSU, Yenagoa
The leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Otuasega community in Ogbia local government Area of Bayelsa State has accused the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of hiring armed youths suspected to be thugs to disrupt the polls.
Otuasega is a neighboring community to Otuoke the home of President Goodluck Jonathan.
All Progressives Congress, APC, Lagos Governorship candidate, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode is believed to have emerged winner in the governorship election in Lagos beating his arch rival of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Jimi Agbaje.
Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday urged Nigerian voters to repeat what they did at the Presidential and National Assembly elections, which produced the President-elect, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as winner of the election during the April 11 governorship and state assembly elections .
PAMELA EBOH, Awka
With the celebration of victory for All Progressive Congress, APC over winning the March 28 Presidential election still in the air, the former governor of Anambra State and the senator representing Anambra Central, Dr. Chris Ngige over the weekend pointed out that playing opposition has not been an easy ride because of the domineering attitude by those in government.
*Urges INEC not to issue certificate of return to Uba
PAMELA EBOH, Awka
The senatorial candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, for Anambra South in last weekend’s presidential and National Assembly elections in Anambra State, Dr. Ernest Ndukwe Thursday insisted that he won the election for the zone convincingly, calling on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, not to issue certificate of return to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
Nigerian voters have been urged to vote for visionary leaders in this year’s general elections across the country.
Speaking recently in London, Nigerians and Africans in the UK said this year’s elections offered Nigerians greatest opportunity to ensure that responsive and responsible leadership in the presidency, governorship, National and state assemblies are elected to manage the resources of a great African country.
Following the general elections of the president and that of the National Assembly, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the two Lagos Island House of Representatives elections.