PDP kicks against fuel price hike, says N170 per litre unbearable

AGENCY REPORT The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to reverse the increase in the pump price of fuel which increased from N159 to N170 per litre. The party in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, on Friday in Abuja, rejected the increase describing it as unbearable Read more

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PDP urges Buhari to probe FG’s COVID-19 intervention fund, alleges attempt to cover corruption

“Our party holds that this particular attempt to cover corruption places a huge burden on the Buhari-led administration and we call on Mr. President to come clean on the handling of federal government’s funding on COVID-19.” Nigeria’s major opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari institute an independent public enquiry Read more

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PDP consoles Governor Makinde over mother’s death

Press Release The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on behalf of the National Executive Committee and entire PDP family, consoles our Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, over the passage of his amiable and highly revered mother; the Matriarch of the Makinde family, Madam Omojolagbe Abigail Makinde. Our party grieves over the Read more Ologbondiyan
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Edo Decides 2020: PDP alleges plots to alter Edo North results

The Peoples Democratic Party has alleged that there are ongoing plots by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to falsify results in areas where the PDP enjoys comfortable lead, particularly in Edo North. The National Publicity Secretary of the party, Kola Ologbondiyan, said this in a statement titled “PDP Alerts INEC of Moves to Replace Results Read more

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Edo: PDP accuses APC of plots to use Ganduje, Uzodinma, Bello to ‘derail’ governorship election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it has exposed plots by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to disrupt the September 19 Edo State governorship election. The opposition party, in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, and made available to newsheadline247, alleged that the ruling party was planning to use the trio Read more Ologbondiyan
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PDP calls on Buhari to dissolve ‘disorganised’ FEC over its unresolved internal wrangling

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to dissolve the Federal Executive Council (FEC) which it said has “become cancerous, disorganised, chaotic, and incapable of driving an organised, result-oriented system.” The opposition party explained that its position was based on the hostilities among officials in the presidency, including presidential aides, ministers, Read more

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Obasa must step aside for investigation… PDP reacts over 64 bank accounts linked to Lagos Assembly Speaker

“At this point, the expectation of Nigerians, particularly Lagosians, is for the Speaker to immediately step down and allow the matter to be openly and freely investigated…” The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), a major opposition party, has called on Hon Mudashiru Obasa, the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, to immediately step aside Read more Ologbondiyan
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PDP warns against plot to foist emergency rule in Rivers State

“Nigerians are also not unaware of the politicization of the fight against COVID-19 by the agents of the Federal Government,…” Press Release The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has warned against the exposed plots by certain unpatriotic and disgruntled individuals, working for the All Progressives Congress (APC), to orchestrate a security situation and push for imposition Read more Ologbondiyan
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COVID-19: Buhari, APC have betrayed Almajiris, poor Nigerians, says PDP

…Urges Nigerians to rally themselves  “Today, the APC and its government have succeeded in wrecking the lives of ordinary Nigerians; stole their common patrimony; rendered many homeless, turned their joy into sadness, hope into hopelessness, fortune into abject poverty; reneged on all their enticing promises, swindled and abandoned our citizens to a life of misery. Read more