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Crack as Lagos APC elects new executive members

The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Saturday held its state congress where it elected new leaders to pilot its affairs. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the new leaders were elected and endorsed by the no fewer than 2, 500 delegates via voice vote at the party Secretariat in Ikeja. A former Commissioner of ...

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Kogi APC gets two executives from parallel congresses

Two different  executive councils on Saturday emerged in the Kogi State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) following the holding of two parallel congresses by the two main factions of the party. Our correspondent  who monitored the two congresses in Lokoja reports that the two executives emerged by affirmation. While the faction loyal to the state governor , Alhaji ...

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INEC begins distribution of PVCs for new registrants in Lagos

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) would on Monday start distributing Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) to newly registered eligible voters in Lagos State, its spokesman, Femi Akinbiyi, has said. He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that INEC had concluded arrangements for the distribution of PVC in the 20 local government areas of the state. “Definitely on ...

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APC holds parallel state congresses in Kwara

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Two parallel state congresses  of the All Progressives Congress (APC) took place in Ilorin on Saturday. While the faction loyal to the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki,  held its  congress at the Banquet Hall opposite the Government House, another congress  by a faction loyal to the  Minister of  Information and Culture, Alhaji  Lai Mohammed,  took place at Arca Santa Event ...

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APC conducts peaceful ward congress in Rivers LGAs

  The All Progressives Congress (APC), on Saturday conducted a peaceful rescheduled Ward Congress in Akuku-Toru and Asari-Toru Local Government Areas of Rivers. Mr Tonye Iboroma, Returning Officer for the APC congress in Ward 9 commended party members for conducting themselves peacefully during the congress. Iboroma declared Mr Isobo Fyneface and 26 others winners of the Ward congress after a ...

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Parallel APC congresses in Oyo as crisis deepens

In a repeat of the May 13 parallel local government congresses in Oyo State,  the state congress of the party also held in two locations in Ibadan metropolis on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that while Gov. Abiola Ajimobi attended the congress held at the Lekan Salami  Stadium, the Unity Forum  of the party held its own ...

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Kwara APC Picks State Executives Through Consensus

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The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Kwara state on Saturday returned 36 members of its state executive committee unopposed. The exercise which was supervised by the APC state congress committee led by its Chairman, Senator Salisu Hussain, took place at the Banquet Hall, opposite Government House and witnessed by Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed and all ...

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Fayemi campaign alleges Fayose planning to attack Oni’s supporters

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The Kayode Fayemi Campaign Office says it has uncovered a clandestine plan by Governor Ayodele Fayose and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to carry out coordinated attacks on supporters and associates of former Governor Segun Oni, using thugs who would pretend to be working for Dr Kayode Fayemi, Minister of Mines and Steel Development and Candidate of the All Progressives ...

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Bayelsa denies APC permit to use stadium for State Congress

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Mr Preye Aganaba, a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention Committee has said that the Bayelsa State Government has denied the party a permit to use the multipurpose hall within the stadium for its state congress. Aganaba, in a statement on Friday in Abuja, also alleged that the Bayelsa Government  was doing everything possible to frustrate the conduct ...

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APC women in Imo protest to Police, demand cancellation of ward congress

Some All Progressives Congress women in Imo staged a protest on Friday at the Police Command, demanding cancellation of the ward congress and the holding of a fresh congress. The women, who trooped out in their thousands also protested at the major streets in Owerri, causing gridlock and paralyzing commercial activities. Some of their placards read: ‘NWC please save us from these ...

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