Controversy Over Nigeria's Party Leader


Party leaders clash over who might clinch the chairmanship of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party Board of Trustees.
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PDP BoT race: Tukur and Jonathan

  • Nigeria:  PDP - Anenih, Akinjide, Others in Final Battle for BoT Chair

    Daily Trust, 6 January 2013

    The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is set to elect its chairman on Tuesday. At present, there's no major decision on who should become the chairman ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Governors Demand Emergency NEC Meeting

    This Day, 6 January 2013

    As members of the Board of Trustees of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party prepare to choose a new chairman on Tuesday, governors elected on the party's platform have called on its ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  BoT Chair - 'S'west PDP Has Not Adopted Any Candidate'

    This Day, 6 January 2013

    The People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-west has said that its clamour for the zone to be honoured with the vacant position of the party's Board of Trustees (BoT) chairman ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP BoT Chair - the Countdown to Tuesday Showdown

    This Day, 6 January 2013

    As aspirants to the chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party Board of Trustees campaign quietly ahead of the election on Tuesday, Chuks Okocha writes that President Goodluck ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Official Decamps to CPC in Nasarawa

    Daily Trust, 6 January 2013

    Barely two weeks after Iyal Abubakar, ex-member of the State Executive Committee (SEC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Nasarawa State, decamped to the Congress for ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP BoT - Ekwueme, Anenih, Nnamani, Ahmadu Ali in Battle Royale

    Vanguard, 6 January 2013

    FOR failing to arrive at a consensus candidate for Tuesday's emergence of its Chairman and members of the Board of Trustees, BoT, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, organ is ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Ekiti 2014 - PDP Warned Against Shelving Zoning

    Vanguard, 6 January 2013

    A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and one of the party's gubernatorial aspirant in Ekiti State, Chief Dayo Adeyeye, wants the leadership of the party to respect the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP BoT Chairman - Obasanjo's Candidate, Ahmadu Ali Set to Emerge

    Leadership, 6 January 2013

    Barring any last-minute horse-trading, the immediate past chairman of the board of the Petroleum Products Pricing and Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) and former national chairman of the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  BoT - No Aspirant Has Been Endorsed - PDP

    Vanguard, 7 January 2013

    AHEAD of tomorrow's election for a Chairman, Board of Trustees, BoT, of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the party said, yesterday, that no aspirant for the position had ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Trouble in PDP As Govs Tackle Tukur

    Vanguard, 7 January 2013

    Trouble is looming in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as governors on the party's ticket are rallying for a showdown with the National Chairman of the party, Alhaji Bamanga ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP BoT - I'll Never Step Down As Secretary - Sen Walid

    Leadership, 7 January 2013

    The incumbent Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party's (PDP) Board of Trustees (BOT) Senator Jibrin Walid has said that his election to the position was not only authentic but ... read more »