EndSARS: Buhari’s Address Disconnected, Failed Empathy Test – PDP…

October 22, 2020 Press Statement EndSARS: Buhari’s Address Disconnected, Failed Empathy Test – PDP The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the long-awaited address by President Muhammadu Buhari on the protests rocking the nation, as disappointing and completely disconnected from the realities of the tragic occurrences in our country in the last two weeks. The…

PDP Wanted To Take Advantage Of #EndSARS Protests To Return...

Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity on Thursday said the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) took advantage of the ongoing #EndSARS protests nationwide to plot a return to power in 2023. In his weekly article titled ‘IF NIGERIA DIES, HATRED KILLED HER’, Adesina said after 60 years, Nigeria may not…

#EndSARS protests: South-West senators condemn Lekki killings, others…

Tribune Online #EndSARS protests: South-West senators condemn Lekki killings, others Sixteen of the Senators from the South-West geo-political zones have condemned Wednesday killings of unarmed protesters at the Lekki toll gate in Lagos by soldiers.  In a communique issued at the end of their meeting in Abuja, the federal lawmakers under the aegis of South-West…

Your pronouncements on #EndSARS protests hasty, Buhari tells international community…

Tribune Online Your pronouncements on #EndSARS protests hasty, Buhari tells international community President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, came hard on the country’s neighbours and the international community over their comments and pronouncements on the #EndSARS protests, saying their judgment about the situation is hasty. Many countries and influential individuals in the world including the United…

#EndSARS: INEC postpones October bye-elections…

Tribune Online #EndSARS: INEC postpones October bye-elections The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the postponement of 15 bye-elections in 11 States of the federation earlier scheduled for 31st October, 2020. Barrister Festus Okoye, National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, made the disclosure last night in a statement. Okoye noted that…

Lekki killings: PDP Reps demand clear roadmap to put Nigeria...

Tribune Online Lekki killings: PDP Reps demand clear roadmap to put Nigeria back on track Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Caucus of the House of Representatives has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately address the nation over the killings of protesters at the Lekki Toll Plaza, Lagos State on Tuesday. The Caucus while expressing solidarity…

I’m not working against Urhobo interest for 2023 ―Delta commissioner…

Tribune Online I’m not working against Urhobo interest for 2023 ―Delta commissioner Delta State Commissioner for Special Duties, Chief Henry Sakpra, has denied allegations that he is scheming to thwart the hopes for an Urhobo governor come 2023. In a press conference held in Ekete, Udu Local Government Area of the state, the Peoples Democratic…

Angry youths attack, set inmates free, burn police station, Akeredolu’s...

Tribune Online Angry youths attack, set inmates free, burn police station, Akeredolu’s campaign office in Ondo Protesting youths in Okitipupa town in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State, on Thursday allegedly set the Divisional Police Station in the town and the local government Council Secretariat on fire, releasing all the prisoners at the Correctional…

#ENDSARS Protesters: PDP Reps Want Buhari To Address Nigerians…

Abuja – As global condemnation over Tuesday’s shooting of peaceful protesters by suspected security personnel and the national conversation on the need for a pro-people government peak, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Caucus of the House of Representatives has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately address the nation. The caucus who said it has…

Buhari presides over National Security Council…

Tribune Online Buhari presides over National Security Council Following massive protests in the country for the past two weeks, President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned a meeting of the National Security Council. The meeting taking place inside the Council Chambers of the presidential villa, Abuja, is being attended by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to the…

#EndSARS Protest: Sen. Gyang Appeals For Peace In His Constituency…

Senator Istifanus Gyang (PDP, Plateau North), has appealed to the people of Plateau North to embrace and pursue peace building, harmonious communal coexistence and the spirit of brotherliness.Gyang made the appeal in a statement by his Special Assistant on Media and Protocol, Mr Musa Ashoms, following some skirmishes in Jos North and Jos South that…