Is Nigerian Party Politics Dividing Members?

The internal conflict within the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, showed no sign of abating, as it emerged that the national chairman of the party, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, may have swayed one of the governors to his camp.

  • Nigeria:  Edo LG Polls - PDP Calls for Boycott

    Vanguard, 18 January 2013

    BARELY 72 hours after Edo State Independent Electoral Commission, EDSIEC, released the time-table for the conduct of elections into the 18 local government areas in the state, ... read more »

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PDP governors.

  • Nigeria:  PDP Bigger Than You, Tukur Tells Govs

    Vanguard, 18 January 2013

    ON a day governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP largely boycotted a peace parley scheduled to resolve their face-off with their National Chairman, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Crisis - Jonathan, Bamanga, Ex-PDP Bosses Meet in Camera

    This Day, 17 January 2013

    The simmering crisis that has engulfed the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) may have reached new levels as erstwhile chieftains of the party converged at the Presidential ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Crisis - Jonathan, Tukur, Ex-PDP Bosses Meet in Camera

    This Day, 18 January 2013

    Signs that the simmering crisis rocking the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may be giving the leadership of the party sleepless night have emerged as some erstwhile ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Ogun PDP Crisis - Appeal Court Adjourns Suit Indefinitely

    This Day, 18 January 2013

    The Court of Appeal in Lagos has adjourned indefinitely proceedings in an appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), its Chairman, Bamanga Tukur, the suspended National ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Factions - I Have No Plans to Influence Court of Appeal - Obasanjo

    Vanguard, 18 January 2013

    FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, refuted allegation by a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ogun State, that he was planning to influence the outcome of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  ACN Berates PDP for Allegedly Calling Akande Ex-Convict

    Vanguard, 18 January 2013

    The Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, has lambasted the ruling People's Democratic Party, PDP, for allegedly calling its National Chairman,Chief Bisi Akande, an ex-convict, saying a ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Women Demand Additional Political Appointments in Kebbi

    Leadership, 17 January 2013

    The Women Wing of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kebbi on Thursday demanded for more appointments into political offices. read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Zoning Not for Elective Offices -Nyako (interview)

    Daily Trust, 18 January 2013

    Adamawa State Governor Murtala Nyako, in an interaction with a Media Trust delegation, explained issues relating to the PDP crisis in the state, saying the concept of zoning ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Chairman Wants More N/Assembly Seats for FCT

    Daily Trust, 18 January 2013

    Chairman of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the Federal Capital Territory, Alhaji Yahaya Yunusa Suleiman, Tuesday appealed to Senators and House of Representatives members ... read more »

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  • Nigeria:  LSSTF - Fashola Challenges PDP to Go to Court

    This Day, 18 January 2013

    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), has challenged the state chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to approach any court over its threat to put paid to the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  ACN Deplores PDP's Attack On Akande

    This Day, 18 January 2013

    The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) has described the verbal attack on it National Chairman, Chief Bisi Akande, by the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) as a blatant mischief and ... read more »