Tag: Candidate

Rivers PDP candidate vows to replicate Wike’s development strides at grassroots

From Tony John, Port Harcourt The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Andoni Local Government Area of Rivers State in the April 17 council election, Mr Erastus Awortu, has made…

2023 elections: I won’t support Jonathan if he runs as APC candidate – Wike

From Tony John, Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has declared that he would not support former President Dr Goodluck Jonathan if he decides to run for President in…

Nigerian-Canadian group backs candidate for Ikirun stool

By Robert Egbe The Nigerian-Canadian Professional Group (NCPG) has backed Segun Gboleru to become the next Akinorun – traditional ruler – of Ikirun in Osun State. Gboleru, a prince, was…

2023: Southsouth, Southeast begin push for consensus presidential candidate

By Mike Odiegwu, Port Harcourt Political bigwigs in the Southsouth and the Southeast have begun moves to present a consensus presidential candidate in 2023. It was gathered that the Southsouth…

Jigawa PDP expells 2019 gubernatorial candidate, Ringim

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jigawa State has dismissed its 2019 gubernatorial candidate, Mallam Aminu Ringim from the party. In a statement sent to Nairalovers by Jigawa State Organising…

Ex-presidential candidate warns against ethnic profiling

Businessman and presidential candidate in the national 2019 election, Mr. Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, has said for collective survival, Nigerians must tone down divisive actions and speeches.Reacting to rising ethnic tension in…

2023: APC must be mature in picking presidential candidate – Osun Speaker

The Speaker of the Osun State House of Assembly, Timothy Owoeye has urged the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to be mature in picking its flagbearer for the 2023 presidential…

● PDP BoT member, Waziri: North must produce the 2023 presidential candidate

A member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) board of trustees (BOT), Adamu Maina Waziri has stated that the party’s presidential ticket will be zoned to the north. Recall that…

● ECOWAS Backs Nigeria’s Candidate To Ensure ‘Good Governance’ In West Africa

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is backing Nigeria’s candidate to occupy the place of Commissioner for Political Affairs, Peace and Security (PAPS) which is saddled with the…

Ex-Abia APGA senatorial candidate to join APC

From Ogbonnaya Ndukwe, Aba There are indications Chief Chris Nkwonta, senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for Abia South in the 2015 and 2019 elections may soon…

Barcelona Presidential Candidate Joan Laporta Vows to do 'Everything Possible' to Keep Lionel Messi

Barcelona presidential candidate Joan Laporta has pledged to ‘do everything possible’ to ensure Lionel Messi remains at Camp Nou. Laporta was Barcelona president between 2003 and 2010 and oversaw one…

Farm Manager Narrates How Fulani Gunmen Killed Oyo Ex-Rep Candidate In Wife’s Presence

A farm manager, Bolanle Olanrewaju, has narrated how suspected Fulani gunmen waylaid his boss, Dr Fatai Aborode and eventually killed him while returning from his farm. Aborode was killed on…

Update: Gunmen kill ex-House of Reps candidate in Oyo

The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the state, Olugbenga Fadeyi, who confirmed the incident, explained that it was a case of robbery. He stated that the incident occurred at…

Update: Ghana Election Update: GCPP Presidential Candidate, Henry Herbert Lartey, Congratulates Nana Addo Danquah Akufo Addo

The Presidential Candidate of the Great Consolidated Peoples Party (GCPP), Dr. Henry Herbert Lartey, has simply conceded defeat. He indicated that he known as to congratulate the president of the…

Update: Ohanaeze Inaugurates Committee Ahead Of Elections, Says No Consensus Candidate

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Sunday, introduced a 40-man committee to conduct the physique’s forthcoming elections billed for January 11, 2021. This was acknowledged after the organisation’s Ime-Obi assembly held in Enugu….