APC sets up committee to probe Oshiomhole’s deputy, Shuaibu, for instigating members

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) has set up a five-man disciplinary committee to investigate allegations leveled by Sen. Lawal Shuaibu, its Deputy National Chairman North, against Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, the party’s National Chairman. Malam Lanre Isa-Onilu, APC National Publicity Secretary made this known in a statement issued on Thursday night in Abuja. He added that the five-man committee would particularly investigate Shuaibu’s allegation against Oshiomhole on issues involving the collective decisions of the NWC. Issa-Onilu added that the APC NWC which passed a vote of confidence…

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More troubles for Oshiomhole as Edo APC joins calls for his resignation

The call for the resignation of the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, seems to be gaining momentum following a letter addressed to him by one of his deputies, Senator Lawal Shuaibu, asking him to resign, as some stakeholders of the party joined the fray calling for his immediate resignation. The group under the umbrella of Edo APC Coalition for Progress at a press conference held in Benin City, the state capital, challenged Adams Oshiomhole “to toe the path of honour,” stressing that he…

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Senate Presidency: Another Crisis Looms in APC as Ndume Kicks against Lawan’s Endorsement

“We were surprised on Monday when national chairman of our party told us a decision had been taken to adopt Ahmad Lawan as candidate from the North-east for the position of the President of the Senate. The way the leadership of the National Assembly should emerge is clearly stated. Anything contrary to that means it is illegal and it can’t stand… In 1999, Evan Ewerem was imposed. He didn’t last. Wabara was also imposed. It didn’t last. After that, the PDP we have accused of impunity didn’t do this” –…

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Oshiomhole Holds Meeting with APC Governors Ahead of Saturday’s Polls

As preparations moves in top gear for the much anticipated general elections, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, held a strategy meeting with the party’s governorship candidates and state chairmen to prepare them for the electoral contest. The All Progressives Congress (APC) Campaign Council had accused the Peoples Democratic Party Party (PDP) and agents of  its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, of plotting to unleash series of fake news to scare voters from voting for President Muhammadu Buhari. Particularly, in a statement issued by the Director of…

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Why APC Governors Were Absent From Presidential Campaign Council Meeting – Oshiomhole

[Ishaku Yohanna] The National Chairman of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has defended the 24 governors elected under the platform of the party over their absence at Thursday’s meeting of its Presidential Campaign Council at the State House in Abuja, saying their absence was purely because “they are governors governing their states.” There were concerns Thursday afternoon about the absence of the governors, fuelling speculations that they could be bogged down by their own campaigns in their various states. But Oshiomhole said: “Don’t forget that elections are…

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2019: APC Deserves 100% Votes In Katsina State – Oshiomhole

[Ishaku Yohanna] The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has said that the party deserves 100 per cent votes from Katsina State during the 2019 general elections. Oshiomhole stated this during the flag-off of the campaign for the re-election of Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State on Saturday in Funtua, in the state. Oshiomhole said this was because President Buhari is from the state, hence the need for all the people of the state to come out en masse and vote for him and other candidates…

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2019: Buhari Sings Christmas Song, Draws Criticisms And Praise

[Ishaku Yohanna] President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo have drawn criticism from Nigerians for their rendition of the Christmas song. In a video shared on social media, Buhari and Osinbajo were joined by the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole, to sing the festive song to Nigerians. However, Nigerians online were quick to note with curiosity the timing of the rendition, with the 2019 elections less than two months away, pointing out that the President had not “sung the popular Christmas jingle since his assumption…

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APC’s Direct versus Indirect Primaries Conundrum

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