PDP Tackles Buhari, Orders Him To Explain Alleged Diversion Of N378bn NLNG Dividends

The Peoples Democratic Party has urged the Federal Government to give clarification on the alleged diversion of N378bn Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas dividends. PDP made the demand in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Monday in Abuja. He said that Nigerians were startled by revelation of how the funds from the NLNG was “secretly lifted and spent without the appropriation of the National Assembly.” Ologbondiyan said that “available intelligence report” showed that a huge part of the money was allegedly diverted under the guise of…

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Oyo PDP Gubernatorial Candidate, Seyi Makinde Attacks Tinubu

The candidate of the Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party in the forthcoming 2019 election , Seyi Makinde, on Monday alleged that the national leader of the All Progressives Congress , Ahmed Tinubu , and some businessmen’ s interference in the politics of Oyo State had dragged the state backward . He alleged that a repeat of the interference was witnessed even in the governorship primaries that took place in Ibadan , the state capital , on Sunday. In a statement issued by the Makinde’ s Campaign Office…

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BREAKING: Kwara State Governor Picks PDP Senate Nomination Form

Kwara State incumbent governor, Alhaji Abudulfatah Ahmed has picked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senate nomination form. Alhaji Abudulfatah Ahmed has declared his intention to contest for the Kwara South Senatorial seat under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Senior Special Assistant, Media and Communications to the governor, De Femi Akrede confirmed on Saturday on his Facebook page that Ahmed has collected his nomination form. In a follow-up tweet, the governor explained his decision. He wrote; “In response to calls by my people and in keeping with my…

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PDP Accuses Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Read the press statement from PDP below:- The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says Nigerians, particularly, the younger generation, are thoroughly disappointed in Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for allowing himself to be used as the poster boy for diversion of public attention from the impunity and corruption that saturate the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government. As a professor of law, and an occupant of the exalted seat of the Vice President of our country, Prof. Osinbajo should know better than allowing himself to be used to bandy figures and make…

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PDP Reveals How Saraki Caused Dino Melaye’s Arrest

PDP has reacted to the faceoff embattled senator Dino Melaye is having with the Nigeria Police Force. In a statement released on their social media platforms, the opposition party said Dino is being harrassed by the Federal government because of his firm support for senate president Bukola Saraki, who was never the government’s choice for the number three seat of power. Read the statement below The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) decries the relentless assault by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Federal Executive against the institution of the National…

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See The 5 Reasons Why Atiku Left APC For PDP

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has finally left the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) after several rumours of his planned exit. There had been rumours flying around that Atiku was planning to contest in the 2019 Presidential election under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party. The Turakin-Adamawa has finally made it official through a statement he released on Fiday morning. Here are the reasons Atiku gave for his decision; 1. The APC has clamped down on all forms of democracy  While other parties have purged themselves of the arbitrariness…

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Don’t Waste Time On 2019 Presidency, PDP Tells Fayose

The Peoples Democratic Party has told Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State not to waste his resources on his presidential ambition, saying the party’s candidate for the 2019 election will come from the North. The party said all its members were aware of the zoning formula it adopted for both its presidential ticket and the position of the national chairman. Fayose had sent letters to some leaders of the party to inform them about his decision to run for the Presidency on the platform of the PDP. The event, according…

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PDP convention holds Aug. 12

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) plans to hold a non-elective national convention in Abuja on August 12. The convention is expected to extend the tenure of the Ahmed Makarfi–led executive to allow the Caretaker Committee conduct an elective convention before December. The tenure of the executive will end on August 16. The decision was taken on Tuesday, following series of consultative meetings involving the party’s National Caucus, the Board of Trustees, the National Executive Committee and members of the Caretaker Committee. Spokesman Dayo Adeyeye explained that time constraint forced the…

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Ekiti guber: Fayose, PDP our common enemies, APC chair tells aspirants

All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, yesterday urged its aspirants to work in unity in order to defeat Governor Ayo Fayose and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2018 governorship election. Chairman of the party, Jide Awe, made the call when former governor of the state, Segun Oni, declared his intention to be governor formally to the party in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital. Awe, who was represented by his deputy, Mrs. Kemi Olaleye, said the common enemy of the party is Governor Fayose and his party, PDP, and…

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Reconciliation crisis rocks PDP

The brick bats are still flying within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) despite Wednesday’s verdict of the Supreme Court proclaiming Senator  Ahmed Makarfi as the authentic  National Chairman of the party. Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff who was sacked by the apex court  rejected the ‘amnesty’ extended to him and his loyalists for the harm they caused the party in the last 14 months. He said he did not need any amnesty from Makarfi and his group, and vehemently denied reports that he sent a congratulatory message to the PDP national…

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