ATIKU WANTS PDP TO INVESTIGATE WHAT HAPPENED AT 2019 ELECTIONS

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has proposed to the national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to set up a committee to review recent elections in the country. Abubakar gave the advice in a remark at the 87th emergency National Executive Council (NEC) of the PDP on Friday in Abuja. He said that the party should not disregard the role of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agencies in the recent elections. Abubakar noted that the PDP governed Nigeria well from 1999 to 2015, and as a…

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REV FATHER MBAKA DOES SPIRITUAL CLEANSING OF IMO GOVT HOUSE

Catholic church priest, Revd. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, performed spiritual cleansing of the Imo State governor’s office, as Senator Hope Uzodinma assumed office on Wednesday,  The PUNCH has learnt. Security men and civil servants at the State Government House in Owerri, the state capital, told our correspondent on Friday that the priest, who had predicted the victory of the new governor in his prophecies on new year’s eve, was at the Government House for over three hours on Wednesday when the governor was sworn-in. It was gathered that Mbaka, who came in company…

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CATHOLIC CHURCH MAY BAR MBAKA FROM PREACHING- ARCHBISHOP

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Adewale Martins, says the Spiritual Director of the Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, could be banned from preaching if he continues to deviate from the doctrines and tenets of the Catholic Church. Martins, who was appointed Archbishop of Lagos by the Pope in 2012, said this during an interview with the BBC Igbo while reacting to Mbaka’s prophecy that Hope Uzodinma would emerge as governor of Imo State. Mbaka had on New Year’s Eve prophesied that Uzodinma would emerge as…

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SEE PDP’S REACTION TO THE SACKING OF IHEDIOHA BY SUPREME COURT

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed shock over the judgement of the Supreme Court on the Imo state governorship election stressing that the destiny of the people of Imo state is being taken from the governor they chose. The party in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, said it is still surprised at the judgment, describing it as yet another very sad commentary on the nation’s democratic order. The PDP questioned the judgement, wondering how a candidate, who came fourth in the election, suddenly got the…

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OGUN NOW ONE-PARTY STATE- GOVERNOR ABIODUN

Don’t panic over mass defection, Bakenne tells PDP members Oladimeji Ramon and Daud Olatunji The Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has declared that the All Progressives Congress remained the only political party currently existing in the state. The governor stated this on Tuesday during the formal declaration and presentation of the party’s flags to the defectors from the Peoples Democratic Party and the African Democratic Congress at the Ake Palace Ground, Abeokuta. Abiodun noted that members of different political parties had been defecting to the ruling party in the state,…

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TAMBUWAL, ORTOM, ISAHKU BATTLE FOR CHAIRMAN, PDP GOVERNORS’ FORUM: THE 2023 ANGLE

•Winner likely major factor in 2023 presidential run Chuks Okocha in Abuja With the tenure of the Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, ending soon, together with his chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum, the battle to succeed him has begun to gain momentum. At least three governors from the North are gearing up to contest the position, when it becomes vacant. The occupant is expected to be a critical factor in the next presidential election in 2023. The position of the PDP Governors’ Forum started…

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I AM MEMBER OF APC SAYS PDP GOVERNOR, UMAHI

Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi has lashed Peoples Democracy Party (PDP) members planning defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC), saying he is “100 per cent APC.” Umahi, who spoke when the people of Ishielu and Onicha Local Government Areas paid him Christmas homage, enjoined such people to stop” jumping from here and there” because they might be caught in anti-party activity web. He said: “Stay in one place. Don’t run from here to there and from there to here. E no make sense. If you say you dey there…

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MY LIFE IN DANGER OVER PDP 2023/PRESIDENTIAL TICKET SAYS CHAIRMAN, BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna Chairman, Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Walid Jibrin, has said his life is under threat of attack following his recent comments that every interested member of the party was free to aspire for the 2023 Presidency. According to him, his life is being threatened for not saying that the 2023 Presidency be zoned to the North-East. The BoT chairman said since he granted an interview over the Presidency, he had received anonymous calls threatening his life. Jibrin had recently hinted that the party…

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REV. FATHER MBAKA SAYS APC’S UZODINMA WILL TAKE OVER IMO STATE FROM EMEKA IHEDIOHA IN 2020

CONTROVERSIAL Catholic Priest and Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Nigeria (AMEN), Rev. Fr Ejike Mbaka, has said that there would be a twist in 2019 gubernatorial election of Imo State, prophesying that the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Senator Hope Uzodimma, would be sworn-in as the governor of the state. It could be recalled that Rev. Fr. Mbaka  who in his New Year message on Tuesday crossover night, repeated that Senator Uzodimma would be sworn in as governor of Imo State, had predicted President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory during…

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SEE THE REAL REASON WHY PDP IS YET TO TAKE DECISION ON HOUSE MINORITY LEADERSHIP TUSSLE

Success Nwogu, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party on Sunday said it had not taken a final decision on the suspension of the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Mr Ndudi Elumelu, and five other members of the lower chamber of the National Assembly because the Chief Tom Ikimi-led Disciplinary Committee had yet to submit its report. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, disclosed this in an interview with our correspondent. Ologbondiyan who said the committee had yet to submit its report to the National Working Committee stated…

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