Lagos APC Primary: NWC Insists There Was No Election Yet

…Urges Lagosians to be wary of fake results. Accreditation and voting at the APC Gubernatorial Primaries, are yet to commence at the various centres according to the latest report by the Chairman of the Lagos Governorship Electoral panel, His Excellency Chief Clement Ebri. Distribution of electoral material to commence by 1pm today, followed by accreditation and voting which will be conducted by the APC NWC appointed officials, in order to ensure a free, fair and credible primary. Lagosians, particularly members of the APC are hereby urged to disregard reports and…

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APC PRIMARIES: Mammoth Crowd Rally Support For Ambode

A mammoth crowd of supporters of Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday embarked on peaceful match to reaffirm their resolute commitment to the second term bid of the Governor, insisting that the All Progressives Congress (APC) must ensure a level-playing field for all aspirants in the governorship primaries rescheduled for Monday, October 1, 2018. The supporters who came out in their hundreds, converged on the premises of the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) in Maryland and matched through Ikorodu Road to Gani Fawehinmi Freedom Park in Ojota,…

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Ambode Supporters Storm Lagos APC Secretariat Over inaccessibility of Membership Cards

By Joshua Timi Some supporters of the incumbent Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, have staged a peaceful protest at the All Progressives Congress(APC) Secretariat at Acme, Ikeja, over inability to access their membership cards in their various wards, accusing the party’s state executive council of planning to be partial in the electoral process of the party’s governorship primaries slated for tuesday,October 2nd. The protesters who were led by the Deputy Chairman APC Somolu Local government, Alhaji Ola Sheu, were chanting solidarity songs with leaves in the hands, saying…

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Ambode Mandate Group Seeks More Support for Lagos Governor

The Ambode Mandate Support Group (AMSG) has advised supporters of the Lagos state governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode to go to their respective domains and work for the emergence of the first-term governor seeking a renewal of his mandate thorugh the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr Ambode has been facing a stiff opposition from members of his party, who have vowed not to allow him win the ticket for the 2019 election in the state. Speaking at the Ikeja GRA headquarters of the AMSG, the Director-General of the group, Hon. Sulaimon…

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Ambode Insists he’s Prepared for Primary

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday expressed his readiness to participate in Saturday’s Primary Election where members of the All Progressives Congress across the State are expected to choose the party’s flagbearer through direct primaries. In a statement issued by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan, the Governor said he is restating his readiness in line with the choice of the party in Lagos State and the validation given to the direct primary preference by the Governor’s Advisory Council (GAC). “As our great party approaches…

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Lagosians Insist on Second Term for Ambode, Hold Peaceful Protest

by Joshua Timi An independent group, Coalition for Good Governance in Lagos on Wednesday staged rallies in Ikeja to support Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode’s re-election, citing his sterling performances. The rallies are coming against the backdrop of speculations that Ambode has fallen out of favour with his political godfather, Sen. Bola Tinubu. Tinubu is said to be currently rooting for a former commissioner in the state, Mr Jide Sanwo-Olu, who has already declared his intention to contest the governorship on the platform of the APC party, where Ambode also belongs. Analysts…

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Ambode Picks APC Nomination Form

Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Monday morning picked a nomination form of the All Progressives Congress (APC). This may have finally put to rest, insinuations that the the first-term governor was on his way out of the ruling party. A rumour went round last week that the Epe-born politician had pulled out of the APC due to irreconcilable difference with the former governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. We will bring you details later…    

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APC Ward Chairmen in Lagos West Endorse Yayi for Second Term

One hundred and eighty five ward chairmen of All Progressives Congress, APC eighty-five wards in Lagos West Senatorial District has endorsed Senator Solomon Olamilekan Adeola  aka Yayi for the  second term as senator. The endorsement came during a meeting Senator Adeola held with the ward chairmen to inform them of his intention to contest for the second term in the largest senatorial district in Nigeria.   Addressing the grassroots party managers, Senator Adeola told them he has been a loyal party man since his join politics over twenty years ago stressing that…

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APC Convention: Court to Rule on Lagos Delegate List, Tuesday

Justice Binta Nyako the Federal High Court in Abuja will tomorrow, June 19 rule on whether or not to restrain INEC and the APC from recognising the Lagos State’s delegates lined up for the June 23 convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC). This followed a move by the Independent National Electoral Commission and the APC urging the Court to affirm Lagos State’s delegates for the June 23 national convention of the party. They urged the court to dismiss a motion filed by a member of the party in Lagos…

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Aileru Charges APC Members on Online Registration, Ahead APC’s Congress

Hon. Abeeb Aileru, leading aspirant for the  Lagos State House of Assembly in Agege Constituency II, has enjoined all members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the local government  to quickly log online at:  www.apcregistration.com to register for the ward congress coming up on May 5, 2018. “Our great party, -The All Progressives Congress (APC) has concluded and announced that the ward congress will take place in the first week of May. That means that, party delegates must all be prepared to participate in a process that will throw…

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