Court nullifies Akwa Ibom PDP zoning arrangement, invalidates ward congresses results

Charles Ugwu (Abuja) A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja today gave an injunction restraining the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from excluding any candidate from contesting the governorship position in Akwa Ibom state on the platform of the party. In suit no. FHC/ABJ/CS/818/2014 filed on November 5th 2014 by Mr Umana Okon Umana,  a governorship aspirant […]

PDP ad hoc delegates election fallout

Akwa Ibom: One dead in Eastern Obolo, police arrest Mpat Enin chairman over fire arms, Mbo chairman beaten to pulp by youths, as Nsima Ekere, Udom Emmanuel lead in number of delegates Cross River: Violence, rancour mar elections in 100 wards Rivers: 15 aspirants boycott congress Ogun: Returnee leaders hijacked congress – Adebayo Dayo Enugu: Confusion as Chime, Ekweremadu […]

OBA stoops! Accepts senate offer as PDP slaughters his governorship ambition

  Obong Bassey Albert popularly called OBA by his teeming followers may have yielded to a presidential pressure to pursue a senatorial position to represent Uyo in the Nigerian Senate. This follows the decision of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party yesterday to zone the much coveted office of governor of the state […]

Finally, PDP shuts door against Umana, OBA, other guber aspirants from Uyo …. The Obong Attah connection

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has finally shut out aspirants to the office of Governor from Uyo Senatorial district in 2015. The party announced its deception today saying the position follows a review of the decision of the State Executive Committee of Akwa Ibom to zone the state’s governorship […]