Tag Archives: All Progressives Congress (APC)

Kayode Fayemi Wins Ekiti APC Primary Elections

Minister of Solid Minerals Kayode Fayemi has emerged as the representative for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Ekiti State gubernatorial elections, The Cable reports. A total of 33 aspirants had contested for the party’s ticket, including the state’s former governor Segun Oni. Fayemi secured 941 votes out of a total of 2, 327 delegates who voted in the primaries. Oni came…

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Saraki, Dogara, Okorocha For Oshiomhole’s APC Chairmanship Bid Declaration

There are indications that the leadership of the National Assembly has backed the candidacy of former Governor of Edo, Adams Oshiomhole, as he declares his bid for the national chairmanship of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abuja on Thursday. Oshiomhole told newsmen in Benin on Wednesday that President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki and…

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Senator Abe Formally Declares Interest In APC Ticket For Rivers Governorship Race

The Senator representing Rivers South-East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Magnus Ngei Abe Wednesday formally declared his intention to run for governor of Rivers State in 2019 on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). A statement by the senator’s spokesman, Parrysaroh Benson, said the senator made the declaration while addressing a…

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APC Governors Endorse Buhari For A 2nd Term

Governors under the All Progressives Congress (APC) have endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari for a 2nd term in office, The Cable reports. The governors made this known after a meeting with the president at the State House. Chairman of the APC Governors’ Forum, Rochas Okorocha, said Buhari has to go on with his vision to rescue Nigeria. He said: We came to welcome…

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APC Governors Back Buhari, Reject Oyegun’s Tenure Extension

Governors with the All Progressives Congress (APC) have agreed to back President Muhammadu Buhari and reject the planned extension of the tenure of the leader of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC), John Odigie-Oyegun, Punch reports. Buhari had kicked against the elongation of Oyegun’s tenure as planned by the party. The 24 governors had on Tuesday met with Buhari, a meeting which was…

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President Buhari Attends APC National Caucus Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari, along with other politicians, attended the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Caucus Meeting on Monday. The meeting was held new Banquet Hall of the State House, and had in attendance Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Senate President Bukola Saraki. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, was also in attendance, along with several state governors. See photos from…

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Obasanjo At 81: APC Describes Former President As A Bastion Of Democracy

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described former President Olusegun Obasanjo as a bastion of democracy who inspired good governance and development in Nigeria, Africa and beyond. In a birthday message to the former President who clocked 81 on Monday, the party, in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, described Obasanjo…

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