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Atiku battles to avert PDP’s collapse, Wike’s loyalists threaten defection

The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party ahead of the 2023 general election has worsened with the loyalists of the Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike threatening to leave the party if their principal (Wike) defects. Political leaders loyal to Wike, in separate interviews with The...

Governor Ben Ayade finally reacts to report of losing a senatorial primary election

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River state has reacted to report of losing a senatorial primary election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress. In a statement released by his media aide, Christian Ita, the Governor stated that he didn't partake in the...

2023: Abacha’s son wins Kano PDP gov primary

Alhaji Muhammad Abacha, son of former military leader, Sani Abacha has emerged as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2023 general election in Kano State. Abacha polled 736 votes to defeat his closest rival, Jafar Sani-Bello, who scored 710 votes...

Peter Obi Dumps PDP – See Letter

Peter Obi, the presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, has left the main opposition platform, Peoples Gazette can report. Mr Obi’s exit, coming on the eve of a hotly-contested presidential primaries, came as the politician expressed fears he might be humiliated...

PDP Primaries: Abaribe Withdraws from Governorship Race hours to the primaries

Senate Minority Leader and a frontline governorship aspirant of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Abia State, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has formally withdrawn from the PDP governorship primaries scheduled for today (Wednesday). Abaribe who disclosed his withdrawal from the exercise in a press statement...

Wike, Duke, Makinde, Ortom Meet Obasanjo Behind Closed-Doors in Abeokuta (Photos)

Ahead of the 2023 presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday, held a closed-door meeting with three PDP governors in Abeokuta, Ogun State. Obasanjo met with Nyesom Wike (Rivers), Seyi Makinde (Oyo), Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State and...