Congress News

South South Guber Race: A peep into contenders’ political machinery

By Emma Amaize, Editor, (South-South), Sam Oyadongha (Yenagoa), Festus Ahon (Asaba), Egufe Yafugborhi, Emmanuel Unah, Ike Uchechukwu (Calabar), Davies Iheamnachor (Port Harcourt), Emem Idio (Yenagoa), Harry-Okon Emmanuel, Chioma Onuegbu (Uyo), Perez Brisibe (Ughelli), Ochuko Akuopha (Oleh) & Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu (Benin City) THE stroke of political activities in the South-South has unexpectedly built up about three months to the general elections, particularly with four of the People Democratic Party, PDP, Governors seeking re-election breathing new life into their campaign structures, while their top challengers from the rival All Progressives Congress, APC, have mounted muscular opposition to their come back scheme.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

Don’t involve us in your propaganda, Enugu workers, traders tell Ayogu Eze Camp

Workers and Traders in Enugu State have described as false, baseless and mischievous, the allegation by factional governorship candidate of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State, Senator Ayogu Eze, that the PDP was coercing them into submitting details of their Permanent Voters’ Cards, PVCs.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

Saudis push to end Khashoggi crisis but threats linger

Just hours later, the US Treasury slapped sanctions on 17 people, including close aides of Prince Mohammed, suggesting a coordinated effort between Riyadh and Washington to pre-empt the threat of harsher actions from an outraged US Congress.

News 24 , South Africa Nov 16, 2018

Ask Amaechi to resign now, PDP tells Buhari

“While it is a settled fact that President Buhari cannot be a match to Atiku Abubakar, we understand Amaechi’s frustration as a beleaguered salesman of a derelict product, but he should have known that for Nigerians, Atiku Abubakar represents light and a brighter future whereas President Buhari and his All Progressives Congress (APC) represent a national misfortune.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

2019: Why people of Nsukka/Igbo-Eze south are aggrieved

The All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate for Nsukka/Igbo-Eze South Constituency, Engr.

Daily Post , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

2019: Igbo leaders told me to ignore Atiku’s Enugu endorsement — Buhari

In a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, the President said, “From that moment, I knew that the resolution would not stand, and alas, there it was.” President Buhari said that his party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, got it right from the very beginning that the major problems facing the country were mainly on security, corruption and the economy.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

Lack of funds, zoning robbed us of our parties’ tickets –Young aspirants

A House of Assembly aspirant in Zamfara on All Progressives Congress platform, Ms Amina Iliyasu, stated this on behalf of all affected youths at the Young Aspirants Experience Sharing Workshop in Abuja.

Punch , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

‘Rotimi Amaechi should resign as a minister’

In a statement disclosed by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party lambasted Amaechi for comparing the Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, with Alhaji Atiku Abubakar who happens to be the candidate for PDP.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

2019: Don’t involve us in your devious propaganda

Workers and Traders in Enugu State have described as false, baseless and mischievous, the allegation by the governorship candidate of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State, Senator Ayogu Eze, that the PDP was coercing them into submitting details of their Permanent Voters’ Cards, PVCs.

Daily Post , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

Atiku: Why Amaechi should resign as minister

“While it is a settled fact that President Buhari cannot be a match to Atiku Abubakar, we understand Amaechi’s frustration as a beleaguered salesman of a derelict product, but he should have known that for Nigerians, Atiku Abubakar represents light and a brighter future whereas President Buhari and his All Progressives Congress (APC) represent a national misfortune.

Daily Post , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018