Date
July 25, 2018

BREAKING: Benue Gov, Ortom finally dumps APC for PDP, as Party urges others to return ‘home’

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has welcomed the return of Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, back to its fold and urged all its former members still in the All Progressives Congress (APC) to return ‘home’ without further delay. The party in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan on Wednesday saluted the courage of the governor, adding that dumping the APC for the PDP was the right thing to do. “The return of the governor to PDP confirms the fact that President Muhammadu Buhari led-administration and the APC do not have the welfare of [Read]

2019 POLITICS: Drama as 14 APC senators, 37 Reps defect to PDP, ADC

A gale of defection on Tuesday hit the National Assembly with 37 members of the House of Representatives and 14 senators leaving the All Progressives Congress . But President Muhammadu Buhari while reacting to the defection from the APC in the National Assembly said it would not impact negatively on the party . Buhari said this in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity , Garba Shehu . Shehu quoted the President as urging members of the APC not to despair over the development which he described as a “seasonal occurrence.” He then wished the lawmakers who left the party well in their future endeavours . [Read]