Oshiomhole

2019: APC Moves To Punish Yari, Amosun, Okorocha, Akeredolu Over Anti-party Activities, Awaits Buhari’s Approval [READ MORE]

 After exhausting all means to placate some critical stakeholders in the party who are aggrieved owing to the fall-out of its controversial primaries, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has decided to wield the big stick on party members, especially state governors who are working against the interest of the party to achieve victory in 2019 general elections, NEWS FLAKES NG has authoritatively gathered. On the cards to be punished, according to a credible source, are Governors Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun, Rochas Okorocha of Imo and Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo, among others. The party leadership last month set up a reconciliation committee but majority of the [Read]

APC CRISIS: Withdraw Ibikunle Amosun’s Senatorial Ticket, BMO Tells Oshiomhole, Party Leaders [READ MORE]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has advised the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to withdraw the ticket of any party leader backing candidates in other political parties for the 2019 election. This comes against the backdrop of moves by a handful of state governors to have some of their political associates contest on the platforms of other parties next year. Recall that Governors Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state, Rochas Okorocha of Imo and Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, have vowed not to work against the APC governorship candidates in their respective States in favour of their preferred candidates. Governor Amosun, who is [Read]

2019: APC Will win Ogun, Imo without Amosun, Okorocha – Oshiomhole Boasts [READ MORE]

  The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has boasted that with the popularity of the APC in Imo and Ogun States, the party would win the 2019 elections despite the alleged anti -party activities of their governors. He described the governors as poor students of their own history who had forgotten they lost elections before winning on the platform of the APC. Oshiomhole spoke after receiving the APC women leaders from Edo State and Abuja, who paid him a solidarity visit in his office in Aso Drive, Abuja . Okorocha, Amosun and Governor Abdul – Aziz Yari of Zamfara State are at loggerheads with the national [Read]

[VIDEO] – “If Your Father and Mother Born You Well, Show Your Face In Zamfara State” – Gov Yari To Oshiomhole

  Here is the moment angry Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara state sounded a serious warning to Adams Oshiomhole, the APC national Chairman. The Governor has been spotted threatening to attack Adams Oshiomhole, the APC National Chairman in a trending video on social media. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that though when the video was shot is not known as at PRESS TIME, however it should be noted that the Zamfara State Governor has been at loggerheads with the APC Chairman and members of the National Working Committee after party primaries in the state in October. Governor Abdulaziz Yari who threatened to attack Adams Oshiomhole in the video, was heard saying; “I’m saying that [Read]

Oshiomhole, Akpabio Make surprise Appearance at GEJ’s book launch, As Obasanjo Arrives to a ‘Noisy’ welcome

  The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshomhole, has made a surprise appearance at the venue of Goodluck Jonathan’s book presentation. He arrived at the same time with a former Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godswill Akpabio. Akpabio recently left Peoples Democratic Party for the APC.     Their arrival at the venue also disrupted events. Oshiomhole ensured that he took photographs with the National Chairman of PDP, Uche Secondus. Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has arrived the venue of the book presentation earlier. He arrived the venue at about 1.54pm to a “noisy welcome.”   His arrival disrupted the event for about five minutes as he went [Read]

APC crisis: Buhari, Osibanjo, Tinubu, govs meet next week to determine Oshiomhole’s fate

  Barring any last minute changes, a leadership meeting of the All Progressives Congress will hold next week to determine the fate of the embattled National Chairman of the party , Adams Oshiomhole, NEWS FLAKES NG  has learnt . A prominent member of the party, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the issue , confided in one of our source’s correspondents, in Abuja , on Friday that as a precursor to this meeting , the party’s National Leader , Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu , and Oshiomhole, met in Paris , France , on Thursday . Tinubu had gone to France ahead of the President’s visit to [Read]

After two rounds of DSS interrogation Oshiomhole jets off to USA

  National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole suddenly left the country early morning yesterday in the midst of the furore caused by his interrogation by the Department of State Services (DSS) on Sunday and Monday, NEWS FLAKES NG learnt from top party sources last night. Our source also learnt that Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State secured bail for Oshiomhole from DSS after he underwent nine hours of interrogation on Sunday and for several hours again on Monday. The interrogation as gathered, was prompted by numerous petitions sent to DSS, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Presidency arising from APC’s primary elections, [Read]

2019: Amosun meets Buhari Again in closed doors – READ MORE  

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun earlier today met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House Villa, Abuja, NEWS FLAKES NG reports. Amosun reportedly arrived the State House around 2.50pm and walked straight to the President’s office for a closed door meeting. Reports have it that the Governor is one of the APC stakeholders who are calling for the sack of the party’s National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole over the just concluded primaries. Oshiomhole was grilled early this week by the Department of State Security Service (DSS) over allegations of bribery. The party National Working Committee (NWC) led by Oshiomhole had submitted the name of Chief Dapo Abiodun as governorship candidate [Read]

Bribery Allegation: DSS ask APC National Chairman, Oshiomhole to resign – READ MORE

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Department of the State Service has advised the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole to resign over an allegation of Bribery. It was learned that some state governors of the APC filed petitions to the DSS, alleging Oshiomhole of taking bribes from some candidates during the recent party primaries. It was gathered that the operatives of the DSS arrested and grilled Oshiomhole for about nine hours on Sunday. However, Oshiomhole denied the allegation as he refused to resign, saying that President Muhammadu Buhari was in the know of every step he took during the primaries. Oshiomhole said that he would [Read]

2019: More Crises in Ogun APC, as Party attacks Oshiomhole for annulling result of 26 Assembly candidates – READ MORE

    NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the crisis of confidence between the National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, and the Ogun State leadership of the party worsened at the weekend as news filtered in that he had annulled the result of the primary election of the 26 winners to the state House of Assembly. The 26 winners of the election remained in quandary yesterday as the date for the submission of names of candidates for the election came to a close without the party leadership giving them the INEC party candidate Form (CF001), a compulsory requirement for the election. Under the guidelines of INEC, each [Read]