Archive for: PDP

Opinion: Nasir el-Rufai, Femi Fani-Kayode and the religious card

Opinion: Nasir el-Rufai, Femi Fani-Kayode and the religious card

by Oche Otorkpa The religious rumble between Mr. Femi Fani Kayode and Mallam Nasiru Elrufai both former members of the PDP and now chieftains of the All Progressive Congress (APC) is a clear...

 

Opinion: APC, PDP and their endless verbal rockets

Opinion: APC, PDP and their endless verbal rockets

by Garba Shehu As the party with the largest number of states and seats in the federal parliament under its control, the PDP and its may communicators must come to terms with the responsibility...

 

Opinion: But really, is Sen. Saraki a threat to Jonathan?

Opinion: But really, is Sen. Saraki a threat to Jonathan?

by Lawrence Okerinsola As earlier said, from recent gestures since defection, it is not difficult to assume Jonathan is politically worried about Saraki’s defection, one of one hundred...

 

Opinion: But wait, must we support this PDP government?

Opinion: But wait, must we support this PDP government?

by Aminu Yusuf Roni We all know what it takes to oppose the PDP: to say things as they were, done! That is so easy, certainly easier than calling APC, and its acolytes,  Boko Haram sponsors...

 

Opinion: Once upon a time, once upon a Reuben Abati

Opinion: Once upon a time, once upon a Reuben Abati

by Dolapo Aina Once upon a time, there was a Reuben who was at The Rutam House who was always livid and appalled by the way things were with the country in general and in particular the PDP-led...

 

Femi Aribisala: The surprising merger of the PDP and the APC

Femi Aribisala: The surprising merger of the PDP and the APC

by Femi Aribisala There can be no doubt that the principal beneficiary of this PDP/APC merger is President Goodluck Jonathan.  Contrary to all expectations, it seems the man’s good luck is...

 

Bayo Oluwasanmi: No to the return of Ayo Fayose, the prodigal son

Bayo Oluwasanmi: No to the return of Ayo Fayose, the prodigal son

by Bayo Oluwasanmi Since Fayose won the primaries, I have been trying to use mindfulness as a means of living with an emotional narrative, as opposed to thought based narrative. Fayose’s longing...

 

Bukola Ogunyemi: The return of Fayose and PDP’s statement of purpose

Bukola Ogunyemi: The return of Fayose and PDP’s statement of purpose

by Bukola Ogunyemi His tenure as Ekiti governor was a demonstration of thuggery, violence, financial recklessness, abuse of office and corruption. The 3 years and 4 months reign of terror in...

 

Marwa, supporters defect to PDP, OBJ says he has forgiven Atiku, others & other important news you need to know today

Marwa, supporters defect to PDP, OBJ says he has forgiven Atiku, others & other important news you need to know today

by Oge Okonkwo Marwa, supporters defect to PDP in Adamawa Former military governor of Lagos state, Rtd. Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa who is also a chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in...

 

Simon Kolawole: Religion and politics in Nigeria

Simon Kolawole: Religion and politics in Nigeria

by Simon Kolawole There is something I want to keep hammering on: Nigeria is bigger than PDP and APC. Do you know how many parties we have seen in this country? NPC, AG, NCNC, UPN, NPN, NPP,...