The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, on Saturday presented the party’s Certificate of Return to the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki.He said the party was delighted to have the governor, who he said has seen first-hand, how the system and processes work within the PDP.Secondus also presented the INEC nomination form to the governor.In response, Obaseki said, “All that is left for one this afternoon is to tell you how I and my deputy are grateful to this great party. “In our hours of tribulation when we were pushed out in the raging storm you gave us the umbrella. By the grace of God, victory is going to be ours at the end of the day. “I want Mr. Chairman to thank my co-aspirants for being gracious enough to take the painful decision to step down after committing so much.” Obaseki also announced that he was running with his deputy governor, Philip Shuaibu, saying, “You don’t change a winning team.” Two of his co-aspirants who stepped down, Keneth Imasuagbon and Gideon Ikhine, also attended the event.
A Federal High Court in Abuja has renewed the order empowering Chief Victor Giadom to act as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for two weeks. The court also empowered Comrade Mustapha Salihu, the APC National Vice Chairman (North East) to act as the National Secretary. With this, it is becoming clearer […]
The former lawmaker representing Lagos Central Senatorial District in the House of Assembly, Munir Muse, is dead. His son, Sulaimon Muse, announced the former senator’s death on Tuesday. While announcing his father’s death, Sulaimon described him as kind-hearted. He said, “I just lost a very caring and kind-hearted father, Senator Munirudeen Adekunle Muse. “I saw […]
A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has asked African youths to dislodge older generation from leadership positions. Obasanjo enjoined the youths to participate actively in the activities of political parties with a view to taking over the structure from them. Obasanjo said this on Wednesday while delivering a keynote address at an interactive session held […]