Posts Tagged ‘Labour Party’

Ogun Polls: Tribunal dismisses Labour Party’s petition

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 22, 2019
The Ogun State Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Abeokuta, on Friday, struck out the petition by the Labour Party (LP) challenging the victory of Governor Dapo Abiodun. The Labour party had gone to the tribunal to challenge the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for alleged unlawful exclusion of the party’s candidate from contesting during the […]

2 Labour Party Lawmakers defect to PDP

by Breaking Timeson April 5, 2017
The only two mem­bers of the Labour Party (LP) in the Delta State House of Assembly, Hon Evans Ochuko Ivwurie, rep­resenting Ethiope East Constituency and Hon Peter Okabare Uviejito­bor, representing Udu Constituency, have de­fected to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Their defection means that the Assembly will soon become a one-party legislature. The notice of […]

Delta Labour Party, APC to Merge Against PDP, says Ogboru

by Breaking Timeson April 27, 2016
Governorship candidate of the Labour Party in the April, 2015 gubernatorial election in Delta state, Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru has confirmed the merger of the APC and Labour party to unseat the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in the next elections. Ogboru said both political parties had agreed on a number of issues and very shortly, […]

Appeal Court Declares Omo-Agege Winner of Delta Central Senatorial Election

by Breaking Timeson December 20, 2015
The Appeal Court on Saturday annulled the election of Chief Ighoyota Amori, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and declared Obariri Ovie Omo-Agege winner of the Labour Party as the winner of the 2015 Delta Central senatorial election. The appellate court annulled the victory of Chief Ighoyota Amori as declared by INEC and […]

Kayode Ajulo: Buhari’s Inaugural Speech Was Very Disappointing

by Breaking Timeson May 30, 2015
Having read and listened to the inaugural speech of General Mohammadu Buhari even with high expectations, one can deduce that Mr President conspicuously refused to dwell on burning issues like unpaid salaries of Nigerian workers who are groaning in pains with no respite on sight. He equally failed to clarify in simple terms how corruption […]

Nigerian Born Chuka Umunna Tipped for UK Labour Leader

by Breaking Timeson May 9, 2015
Tony Blair is backing Chuka Umunna to be the next Labour leader, the former prime minister’s friends have revealed, in an intervention that will set the battle for succession alight. Several Labour frontbenchers are preparing their leadership campaigns in the event that Ed Miliband fails to secure victory next May. But being anointed by the […]