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    Akwa-Ibom 2015: As Umana Joins APC, What Impact Lies Ahead?

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    Former secretary to the government of Akwa Ibom state and governorship hopeful, Obong Umana Okon Umana has perfected plans to dump the ruling Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) for the opposition All Progressives Congress(APC). DONALD OJOGO traces the events leading to this development but asks-how far can Umana go? The aphorism that only permanent interests are potent…

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    Why I Am Seeking Re-election – Jonathan

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    President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday formally declared his intention to seek re-election in 2015, using freedom of expression and inclusive democracy under his watch as selling points. Specifically, President Jonathan said under his government in the past three and a half years, there has neither been any record of political prisoners nor a case where any…

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    Jonathan Under Pressure To Postpone Declaration

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    With the jostle for tickets for elective positions causing unrest in the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), there are strong indications that the presidential declaration by President Goodluck Jonathan scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, might be postponed by one week. A member of the Media and Publicity sub-committee of the Presidential Declaration Committee, headed by Dr…

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    2015 Presidency: Nda-Isaiah Declares Today

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    After months of nationwide consultations with political associates, friends and well-wishers, frontline presidential aspirant, Sam Nda-Isaiah, will today formally declare his intention to run for the nation’s highest office in 2015. Nda-Isaiah is seeking the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The event billed for Minna, the Niger State capital, is expected to…

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    Enugu 2015: Chime, Ekweremadu In Fresh Battle

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    Fresh crisis has hit the Enugu State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following the sudden resignation of the state chairman of the party, Engr Vita Abba, and the purported appointment of a new state chairman who is also the managing director of Enugu State Housing Development Cooperation, Ikeje Asogwa. According to a statement…

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    Why Jonathan, PDP NWC Shunned TAN Rally

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    Against all expectations, President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, avoided the grand finale of the rally organised by the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN) to galvanise support base for his re-election in 2015. The event, which held at the Eagle Square in Abuja, was also without the presence of key party officials, especially members of the PDP…

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    APC: I’ve Not Endorsed Any Presidential Aspirant- Saraki

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    Contrary to unconfirmed reports that he may have opted out of the 2015 presidential election to back the ambition of former head of state, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), Senator Bukola Saraki said he had not endorsed any of the aspirants seeking the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Senator Saraki’s clarification came on…

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