Peoples Democratic Party
A Federal High Court in Abuja has held that Senator Godswill Akpabio can retain his office as the senator representing Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District because he did not defect from the People’s Democratic Party to the ruling All Progressive Congress.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, were on Wednesday directed by the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to file a formal application asking the President of the Court of Appeal and chairman of the five-man panel, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, to withdraw as a member of the tribunal.
The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday granted the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, permission to serve the processes of the case through a substituted service on President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The permission was granted by the tribunal following an ex parte motion moved by the lead counsel of the PDP, Mr. Chris Uche, SAN.
A Federal High Court in Abuja has discharged a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Onyechi Ikpeazu and his law firm from further legal representation a former spokesman of the People's Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh in his alleged money laundering case.
A faction of the People's Democratic party, PDP, Ogun State chapter led by its Chairman, Sikirulai Ogundele has adopted the governorship candidate of the Allied People's Movement as it's governorship candidate and it has directed its supporters to follow suit.
The Abuja division of the Court of Appeal has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to allow the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar to inspect all electoral materials used during the just concluded general elections.
Two Senior counsels in the ongoing criminal trial of a former spokesman of the People's Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, Emeka Etiaba (SAN) and Onyinyechi Ikpeazu have sought to withdraw their legal representation from the case.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman, Uche Secondus has said that some of the Presidential Election results from states being announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at its collation centre in Abuja, were incorrect and unacceptable by the party.