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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 Ologbondiyan
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Buhari, APC, working against Nigeria’s unity, targeting govt. critics – PDP

Peoples The Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the “fizzling” All Progressives Congress, APC, and the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Presidency of bungling Nigeria’s national unity through their exclusionist policies, divisive comments, disregard for rules, political witch-hunt and failure to bring perpetrators of violence to book. PDP lamented that all efforts by well-meaning Nigerians and groups to Read more

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Cabal in control of Buhari’s administration – PDP

…opposition party says presidency reduced to Fuji House of Commotion The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari as a house of commotion. Kola Ologbondiyan, the national publicity secretary of the PDP, in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday, said the president has handed over the control of the government Read more

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Hate Speech Bill: PDP reacts, says FG desperate to suppress the will of Nigerians

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the leading opposition party, has condemned the bill seeking to establish a commission for the prohibition of hate speech in the country. The senate had on Tuesday reintroduced the bill which prescribes death sentence for culprits. Kola Ologbondiyan, spokesperson of the opposition party, described the bill “as savage, repressive, cruel with murderous Read more

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Guber Poll: PDP vows to overrun Bello, APC across Kogi State

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said no threats of violence will deter it from overrunning Governor Yahaya Bello and his party in all the senatorial zones of the state, including the Kogi Central in the November 16, governorship election. The opposition party’s position is centered on reported threats by Yahaya Bello and the APC Read more