Nigeria Governors Defying Ruling Party, Indirectly Speaking...
A massive revolt seems to be brewing within the structures of the ruling All Progressives Congress, as governors refuse to comply with a directive issued by the party's National Executive Committee on the voting in primaries. Meanwhile, several governors are thought to be planning a mass defection to the former ruling People's Democratic Party.
Premium Times, 6 September 2018
The Senator representing Kaduna Central district, Shehu Sani, has kicked against the adoption of indirect primaries by the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Read more »
Leadership, 30 August 2018
There were indications yesterday that a fresh crisis is brewing in the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the party's decision to adopt direct primary election as a method of… Read more »
Nigeria: Highs and Lows of Nigerian Politics
Daily Trust, 29 August 2018
Perhaps there are low points in build-ups to momentous events in our politics that confuse simple folks who expect the tempo to rise inexorably to crescendo. If there are, they may… Read more »
Guardian, 6 September 2018
One after the other, state chapters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday announced their decision not to comply with the directive of the party's National Executive… Read more »
President Muhammadu Buhari.
Premium Times, 5 September 2018
Nigeria's main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it has concluded discussions with six governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and 27 of its… Read more »
Vanguard, 3 September 2018
Last week's decision of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to adopt direct elections for its forthcoming congresses and Presidential primaries has widened the gulf between… Read more »
Leadership, 31 August 2018
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has chosen the modus operandus for the emergence of its presidential candidate following its adoption of direct election for the presidential… Read more »
President Muhammadu Buhari has said he's not bothered about defection of some All Progressives Congress members to opposition political parties because the majority of Nigerians ... Read more »