No One Can Remove Me - Nigerian Party Leader


The embattled National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, has declared that not even President Goodluck Jonathan can ask him to resign from his position unless there is a national convention.
  • Nigeria:  Tukur Must Go, PDP State Chairmen Insist

    Vanguard, 15 January 2014

    The odds against the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur increased, yesterday, when the state chairmen of the party passed a vote of no ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  I Did Not Dare Jonathan - Tukur

    Daily Trust, 15 January 2014

    National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, has denied daring President Goodluck Jonathan to remove him from office. read more »

  • Nigeria:  How Tukur May Be Edged Out

    Daily Trust, 15 January 2014

    It seems the question is no longer that of when but of how the PDP national chairman, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, would be removed. Our correspondent explores the likely options. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Tukur Reaches Out to Akpabio, Jang to Save Job

    Daily Trust, 15 January 2014

    National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Bamanga Tukur has sent four party elders from his home state of Adamawa to two governors to save his job. read more »

  • Nigeria:  I Have Not Resigned - -Tukur

    Daily Trust, 15 January 2014

    National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur has denied reports that he has agreed to step down. read more »

  • Nigeria:  I Have Not Resigned As PDP Chairman - Tukur

    Premium Times, 14 January 2014

    The embattled National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Bamanga Tukur, has denied media reports that he resigned his position. read more »

  • Nigeria:  State PDP Chairmen Pass Vote of No Confidence On Tukur

    This Day, 15 January 2014

    The campaign for the removal of the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, intensified Tuesday, as the 36 state chairmen of the party and ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Govs to Jonathan - Give Us Tukur's Head or Nothing

    Leadership, 15 January 2014

    At last, the fate of the embattled national chairman of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur has been sealed as governors elected on the platform of the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Tukur Reaches Out to Akpabio, Jang to Save His Job As PDP Chairman

    Premium Times, 14 January 2014

    The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Bamanga Tukur, has reached out to the governors of Akwa Ibom and Plateau states, Godswill Akpabio and Jonah Jang, to ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Holds Emergency Caucus Meeting Over Tukur

    Premium Times, 14 January 2014

    The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is holding an emergency caucus meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Tukur's Fate - PDP Caucus Meeting Inconclusive

    Premium Times, 15 January 2014

    The Peoples Democratic Party caucus meeting held on Tuesday evening could not arrive at a decision on the fate of the party's National Chairman, Bamanga Tukur. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Tukur Defiant, Says PDP NEC Can't Oust Him

    This Day, 14 January 2014

    The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, has said the only way he can be removed from office is through a properly conducted national ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Can't Remove Me - Tukur

    Leadership, 14 January 2014

    In a daring but curious outburst, the embattled national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, yesterday declared that only a national convention of the ... read more »

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PDP Chairman, Bamanga Tukur.

  • Nigeria:  PDP Crisis - Only a Convention Can Remove Me - Tukur

    Vanguard, 14 January 2014

    The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, yesterday, brushed aside a revolt by the National Working Committee, NWC, members of the party and ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Lawyer Writes Jonathan - Says Sacking Tukur 'Ll Be Contemptuous

    Vanguard, 14 January 2014

    AHEAD of the National Executive Meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, where the fate of the embattled chairman of the party, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, may be decided, one of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Don't Remove Tukur As PDP Chairman, Adamawa Group Tells Jonathan

    Premium Times, 13 January 2014

    A group of leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Adamawa State, has urged President Goodluck Jonathan to ignore calls for the removal of the party's National Chairman, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Tukur Abandoned By National Working C'ttee

    Daily Trust, 14 January 2014

    Last minutes efforts by Alhaji Bamanga Tukur to rally round members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to stand by him in the current bid ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Moves to Stop Change in House Leadership

    Vanguard, 14 January 2014

    WORRIED over its gradual loss of grip at the National Assembly, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, asked a Federal High Court in Abuja to restrain the Speaker of the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Tukur - Cracks in the President's Flank

    This Day, 11 January 2014

    By labeling this piece cracks in President Jonathan's flank, I'm not referring to what the lily-livered Ebonyi State Governor Martin Elechi, a known ally of the President, did by ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Lagos Guber - PDP Seeks Divine Intervention

    Leadership, 14 January 2014

    For the Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the need to resort to divine help as the country moves closer to the 2015 general elections has become pertinent ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Obasanjo/Kashamu - Battle for the Soul of South-West PDP

    Leadership, 14 January 2014

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo once again fired another salvo in the ongoing brouhaha afflicting the South West zonal chapter of the Peoples Democratic (PDP) when he wrote a ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Will Emerge Stronger From Crisis - Representative

    Vanguard, 13 January 2014

    A member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Friday Itulah, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will emerge stronger from its current crisis to win all subsequent ... read more »

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