minister Amaechi attacked in Spain by IPOB members
News Politics

2023 Presidency: Amaechi backs Fashola on zoning agreement, insists it must be respected

POLITICS But Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has a divergence opinion on the zoning arrangement which contradicts Amaechi and Fashola’s stance. Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi has said the zoning formula agreed by the founding members of the ruling the All Progressives Congress (APC) should be respected. Amaechi urged the party leaders to respect the Read more

Nasir El-Rufai - newsheadline247
News Politics

2023: El-Rufai counters Fashola on zoning arrangement, says ‘It’s absurd’

Nigeria has failed to make serious progress over the years because of the culture of rotating leaders. POLITICS Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has again condemned zoning of political positions adding that no country progresses with such an arrangement. El-Rufai who reiterated his stance on the zoning of political leaderships in the country insisted Read more

2023 Presidency: APC governors meet ex-president Jonathan in Abuja -
News Politics

2023 Presidency: APC governors meet ex-president Jonathan in Abuja

The purpose of the meeting remains unclear but information gathered suggests the “2023 permutations are taking shape”. POLITICS Governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday in Abuja, held a private meeting with ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, according to The Cable. Newsheadline247 understands there was no single member of the opposition party, the Peoples Read more

Buhari meets Akande, Osoba, other South-West APC leaders - newsheadline247
News Politics

Buhari meets Akande, Osoba, other South-West APC leaders in Abuja

After the meeting, the politicians kept mum to questions from State House reporters. POLITICS President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the South-West Region of Nigeria. Prominent among those who are present at the meeting held behind closed doors in the State House include APC’s former interim Read more

I dumped PDP for APC because of ‘injustice’ - Umahi speaks on defection -

I dumped PDP for APC because of ‘injustice’ – Umahi speaks on defection

POLITICS The Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, who finally dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC) says he has no regrets leaving his former party. Umahi who confirmed his defection on Tuesday told journalists in Abakaliki that he moved to the APC because of “injustice” meted out to the South-East Read more

Herdsmen: Southeast Governors set to establish forest guards/
News Politics

PDP calls for emergency NEC meeting as Umahi insists on defection to APC

POLITICS Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reportedly summoned for an emergency National Executive Committee (NEC) following defection plans of Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi from the party to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Newsheadline247 understands the meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, November 19 at the National Secretariat of the party, Wadata Read more

Goodluck Jonathan -
News Politics

2023 Presidency: APC Chieftain warns ex-President Jonathan not to contest

POLITICS A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Garus Gololo, has warned former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan against running for the 2023 presidential election. Gololo while admitting that it would be the turn of the South to produce the next President, noted that it would certainly not favour Jonathan as it is no Read more