Tinubu meets with G-5 governors in London

The camp of Bola Tinubu, the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has reportedly reached an agreement with the members of the five aggrieved governors who are members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The governors are Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike, Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom, Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde, […]

Wike, Makinde, others rule out support for Atiku in the 2023 elections

Aggrieved Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors yesterday refused to support the party’s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, in next year’s election. The governors – Nyesom Wike (Rivers), Seyi Makinde (Oyo), Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia), Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (Enugu), and Sam Ortom (Benue) – have also rejected peace overtures from South South leaders, who have urged them to […]

Atiku dumps Makinde, appoints Adeleke as coordinator of his presidential campaign council in the Southwest

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar has replaced Oyo State governor Seyi Makinde with Osun State governor Ademola Adeleke as the coordinator of his Presidential Campaign Council (PCC) in the Southwest. Atiku made the decision after the hope of a truce between himself and the aggrieved five governors collapsed. The possibility of […]