IZE-IYAMU SPEAKS ON POURING ACID ON FEMALE STUDENT: I WAS A MEMBER OF PYRATES CONFRATERNITY BUT……

Ize-Iyamu: ‘I Was A Member Of Pyrates Confraternity But I Didn’t Pour Acid On Any Student The flag bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the September 19 Edo gubernatorial election, Mr Osagie Ize-Iyam has denied pouring acid on any student when he was an undergraduate in the University of Benin, even though he was a member of Pyrates Confraternity. In 2016, Adams Oshiomhole had alleged that Ize-Iyamu poured acid on a student. According to IgbereTV reports, Ize-Iyamu denied the allegation during an online television programme in Benin on…

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APC CARETAKER COMMITTEE MEETS TINUBU, HOLDS CLOSED DOOR MEETING, SEE PIX

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Members of Caretaker Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC), led by its chairman, Governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni are currently in a closed door meeting with National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu at his Bourdillon residence, Ikoyi, Lagos. Others in the closed door meeting include: Secretary of Caretaker Committee of APC, Senator Akpan Udo-Edehe and APC Campaign Committee for Edo Election, Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-olu At press time, 10 pm they are still at the meeting which started at about 9.pm. The meeting, it was learned,…

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APC 2023 PRESIDENCY: TINUBU, AMAECHI, EL RUFAI BATTLE FOR SOUL OF THE PARTY

All eyes on Buni’s caretaker committee •How Oshiomhole’s mistakes hurt his allies •Tinubu returns to drawing board •Why stakeholders moved against NWC – Amaechi loyalist •Fayemi, el-Rufai move to strengthen party By Clifford Ndujihe, Politics Editor & Ibrahim Hassan Following President Muhammadu Buhari’s intervention, some founders and pillars of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have returned to the trenches to restrategise and plot fresh plans to realise their 2023 political quests. Notable leaders of the party considered to be posturing for 2023 include Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu; Transport Minister, Rotimi…

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APC NAMES GANDUJE, UZODINMA, OYEGUN, OSHIOMHOLE IN EDO GUBER CAMPAIGN COMMITTE

The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje has been appointed by the Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee of the All Progressives Congress to head the party’s high-level National Campaign Council for the Edo State Governorship Election. Other members of the team include: The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma who is to serve as Deputy Chairman and Abbas Braimoh will serve as Secretary of the 49-member Council. This was contained in a statement signed by the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Yekini Nabena, in Abuja, on Thursday. He…

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OSHIOMHOLE WITHDRAWS HIS APPEAL AGAINST APPLICATION TO STOP APPEAL COURT RULING WHICH REMOVED HIM AS APC CHAIRMAN

‌ Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Mr Adams Oshiomhole, on Tuesday, withdrew his application for stay of execution of the June 16, 2020 judgment of the Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal which affirmed his suspension as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress. The withdrawal, his lawyers said, was in line with his concession to the dissolution of the National Working Committee and the subsequent appointment of a caretaker committee by the National Executive Committee of the party on June 25. Following the withdrawal of the motion, the three-man…

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MEET THE MAN WHO INITIATED THE PROCESS THAT CONSUMED OSHIOMHOLE AND HIS NWC

This is not a popular face, so a little intro will suffice. His name is Stephen Oshawo. The APC Ward Chairman, Ward 10 Etsako West LGA Edo State. It was him that sacked National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole, his action dissolved NWC & torpedoed Tinubu's presidential ambition. Hero! pic.twitter.com/PAaIPcZmPk — Miz Cazorla (@MizCazorla1) June 27, 2020 A lot of people knew Victor Giadom, the man who carried the battle into APC NWC where Oshiomhole’s fate was sealed, but not many knew that the man who started the whole process by pulling…

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HOW OSHIOMHOLE’S SACK COULD AFFECT TINUBU 2023 AMBITION

Gov Oshiomhole *APC to rezone office of national chairman *Tinubu still pillar of APC By Emmanuel Aziken The sack of close associates of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu in the just dissolved National Working Committee, NWC of the All Progressives Congress, APC is the first step towards redesigning political interests ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s exit in 2023, Saturday Vanguard has learnt. While the move has seen the significant tilt of power from Tinubu towards the governors, the new dispensation according to Saturday Vanguard sources will set the template for the…

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CPC FINALLY WEEDS OUT KEY ACN MEN FROM APC LEADERSHIP AS 2023 RACE BEGINS BY JOHN DANFULANI

Sacking Of Adams Oshiomhole And His NWC: CPC’s Weeding Mode Re-activated By John Danfulani Sunset on the tenure of a former textile worker, unionist, executive governor and party chairman, retired Comrade Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole, and members of his National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress on 25th June 2020. Equally, that liquidated the protracted political brouhaha and razzmatazz that dominated the two remaining factions in APC (CPC and ACN). By implication, the in-house skirmishes has annihilated the last cluster of the coalition partners that birthed the APC in 2014…

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OKOROCHA’S PROJECTS IN IMO WERE SUBSTANDARD, ENDANGERED PEOPLE’S LIVES- APC SPOKESMAN

Chijindu Emeruwa The Media Directorate of the All Progressives Congress(APC), in Imo State, has claimed that the eight years reign of ex-Governor of the State, Rochas Okorocha was disastrous to the Imo people. Kelechi Onyema, a member of the Imo APC Media and Publicity, in a statement on Friday, berated Okorocha of allegedly littering Imo with substandard projects ranging from constructions, public buildings and street infrastructures. The APC chieftain was speaking on Governor Hope Uzodinma-led government proposed construction of Roundabout at the site of a demolished tunnel in the state…

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OSHIOMHOLE LED NWC DARES BUHARI, SAYS NEC ILLEGAL

Olalekan Adetayo and John  Alechenu Eighteen members of the All Progressives Congress National Working Committee loyal to the party’s sacked National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, on Thursday,  insisted that  the APC  National Executive Committee meeting attended by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), was illegal. The NWC members, who said this in a statement signed by the acting National Chairman, Hillard Eta, and the acting National Secretary, Waziri Bulama, stated that they were consulting their lawyers and other stakeholders on the dissolution of the NWC and other decisions taken at…

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