According to the party, “Lawan will have nobody but himself to blame for the ridiculing of his tenure in office if he failed to return the nomination as demanded by Nigerians.”
In a condolence letter addressed to the APC state chairman, Chief Yemi Sanusi, he wrote, “It was with a rude shock we received the news about the passage of our State Treasurer, Hon. Adekunbi Banjoko.
This was revealed through the outcome of the screening conducted for prospective governorship aspirants held on June 10, 2021 at the party’s National Secretariat Complex, Abuja.
This was revealed in a statement by Francis Kyura, the Director of Media and Publicity of the APC in the area.
The media aide, who was responding to a statement by the Ajimobi Legacy Forum on Sunday, said that the late governor led substandard governance in the state.
Speaking during an engagement with the group at the weekend, Al-Makura praised the group for raising the consciousness of the party, especially with its insistence on a free, credible and transparent process of choosing the party’s flag bearer.
Apparently miffed by PDP’s reaction to President Buhari’s well publicized interview on Arise Television, Lukman says it is a ‘patently political fact’ that the opposition party is efficient only at mismanaging public resources; and that without any attempt to reform itself, its leaders want to take advantage of the challenges facing Nigerians to win elections.
In a statement by his spokesperson, Garba Shehu, President Buhari joined all members of All Progressives Congress in celebrating with the minister, whose antecedents as former Women Leader of the party and President of Council of African Political Parties continue to inspire and attract more women into governance.
The caucus in a statement signed by Ndudi Elumelu, the Minority Leader of the house, said “the show of brute hostility and violent assault on Nigerians by the security forces is condemnable, unjustifiable and at total variance with fundamental democratic ethos of freedom of expression as guaranteed by the 1999 Constitution (as amended).”
Ganduje gave the warning in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Abba Anwar, on Saturday in Kano.
Speaking to State House correspondents at the end of the closed door meeting, Uzodinma expressed satisfaction with the outcome of the consultations with the president.
The summons was sequel to a unanimous adoption of a motion by Ibrahim Isiaka (APC-Ogun) at an investigative hearing organised by the committee on Monday in Abuja.
In a statement signed by a youth activist in the state, Sonuga Ramoni, the group alleged that the procedure adopted by some party leaders to choose chairmanship candidates in Ikenne Local Government Area and several other local governments was fraught with irregularities.
He also declared that the statement credited to the APC on the killings in Igangan, which attempted to blame Governor Makinde, as a wicked attempt to dance on the grave of the dead.
Ayade, who was elected governor on the platform of the PDP six years ago, surprised political pundits when he defected to the All Progressives Congress, raising the political stakes as the countdown to the 2023 general election commences nationwide.
Adamu said this when he hosted the Tanzania High Commissioner to Nigeria, Benson Bana, on Friday in Abuja.
Election will be conducted into the 20 Local Government Councils and 37 Local Council Development Areas of the state on that day.
He spoke on Thursday on a live interview programme tagged ‘Governor Speaks’, which is part of activities lined up in commemoration of his 100 days of his second term in office. Akeredolu was sworn in for a second term on February 24, 2021 after he won the October 10, 2020 governorship election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress.
The three-man panel of justices led by Theresa Ngolika Orji-Abadua, ruled after counsel to Jegede, Oyeachi Ikpeazu, SAN, argued that the sitting governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, was “not properly nominated” by his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), and so should be sacked.
Osolana made this appeal on Wednesday while speaking to large a large gathering of supporters of the party.