Fani-Kayode, Bode George gun for PDP chairmanship

Femi Fani-Kayode A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, will be contesting the position of the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, should the position be zoned to the South-West, our correspondent has learnt. Fani-Kayode, who was the Director of Publicity for the Goodluck Jonathan Campaign Organisation, will be competing with a former Deputy […]

Pressure mounts on PDP to sanction Sheriff, others

Ali Modu Sheriff Some groups and individuals within the Peoples Democratic Party are mounting pressure on its national leadership to impose sanctions on the former National Chairman of the party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, and his followers. Investigations by one of our correspondents in Abuja on Monday, indicated that those who wanted Sheriff and his […]


. Nsima Ekere, MD, NDDC  _____________________________________________________   Sentiments apart, endorsements will always find expression and occupy enough space, in our ever bourgeoning political market square. They serve no particular purpose but that of assuming a perceived association with the political brand by those who endorse the political product. At best, endorsements are commercials only for […]

U-turn: Akwa Ibom APC says it is now ready for November council elections

By Effiong WILLIAM    Akwa Ibom State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has made a U-turn on its earlier decision not to participate in the local government election in Akwa Ibom State which is scheduled for November 11. This development is contained in a press statement issued on Sunday night by the party’s spokesman, Edet Bassey.  […]