The North-Central serves as a bridge between the North and the South and would prove pivotal in the resolution of the 2015 presidential contest. The recent rally by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Minna was an opportunity for the ruling party to up the stakes in the unfolding battle for the soul of the nation.
KADUNA – IN an apparent reference to the main opposition party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday described the party as a container of toxic substances that was disaster bound, saying it posed no challenge to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP ahead the forthcoming general polls.
In a bid to sieze political power at the presidential level, from the self acclaimed largest part in Africa, the birth of the APC alliance emerged. Since 1999, PDP defeated several oppositions at the presidential level and did not seem to have a very strong rival for political power until the birth of APC.
Since APC was formed, the questions many have asked is, who will be that individual to represent APC at the presidential polls against PDP (President Jonathan, we all know, he will be the candidate) Due to different ethnic, political and individulistic intrests and ambitions the task of picking a presidential candidate will be far from easy.
ABUJA—A member of the Peoples Democratic Party’s Board of Trustees, Professor Jerry Gana, yesterday, described as unfair the mounting opposition from the north against President Goodluck Jonathan’s second term bid in 2015.
Despite its growing acceptability within the country’s political circle, all appears not to be well with the All Progressives Congress as a crisis over power sharing and control is brewing in the party.
The Presidency said, Sunday, that the opposition party, All Progressives Congress, APC, is destined to sink in 2015 as it parades all those who constitute Nigeria’s problems.