Nigeria to Elect New Ruling Party Leader

The battle for the chairmanship position of the Peoples Democratic Party intensifies as members of the Board of Trustee elect a new chairperson.

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PDP BoT race

  • Nigeria:  Friction in PDP Over BoT Chair

    Leadership, 7 January 2013

    There was palpable tension in the top echelons of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) last night over the choice of chairman of the party's Board of Trustees (BoT). The board meets ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  We've Not Endorsed Obanikoro for 2015 - Lagos PDP

    Daily Trust, 8 January 2013

    Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has distanced itself from what it called "the purported endorsement of Senator Musliu Obanikoro" as governorship candidate ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Tukur Gets 48-Hour Ultimatum Over Adamawa PDP Crisis

    This Day, 8 January 2013

    The Network of Civil Society Organisations In Nigeria (NCSON) has issued a 48-hour ultimatum on the National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, and ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  As New PDP BoT Chair Emerges Tomorrow...

    This Day, 8 January 2013

    Tomorrow, members of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party will elect a new chairman for the board. Ademola Adeyemo, in this report, takes a look at the contenders ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  2015 - Oyo PDP's War of Attrition

    This Day, 8 January 2013

    Tunde Sanni looks at the fresh issues in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State, threatening the reconciliation moves of the party read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Crisis - Govs to Meet Jonathan Tomorrow

    Vanguard, 8 January 2013

    TROUBLE between the governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and the National Chairman of the Party, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, has taken another dimension ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  We Need to Restructure PDP, Says Alao-Akala

    This Day, 8 January 2013

    Alao-Akala in a recent interview with reporters in Ogbomogo, stressed the need to restructure the party as part of his solutions to the crisis plaguing the state. He noted that the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  BoT Chair - PDP Pushes for Consensus Candidate Today

    This Day, 8 January 2013

    Last minute negotiations and horse-trading took centre stage Monday as members of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) prepared for the election of a ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Lagos ACN, PDP Bicker Over Obasanjo's Comments

    Vanguard, 7 January 2013

    THE Lagos State chapters of the Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have disagreed over comments credited to former President Olusegun Obasanjo ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Adamawa PDP Crisis - Group Issues Ultimatum for Tukur's Suspension

    This Day, 7 January 2013

    The Network of Civil Society Organizations in Nigeria (NCSON) has called for the immediate suspension of Alhaji Bamanga Tukur as the National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Imo PDP Chair Carpets ISIEC Over Planned LG Poll

    Vanguard, 8 January 2013

    Imo State leadership of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has described the proposed plan by the State Independent Electoral Commission, ISIEC, to conduct local government poll as a ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Intrigues, Subtle Battle As PDP Elects BoT Chair

    Vanguard, 8 January 2013

    THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will today in Abuja elect a new Chairman of the Board of Trustees, BOT, for the party. Those angling to occupy the PDP top seat are former Vice ... read more »

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