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APC is expected to head in 4 different directions after the national convention –

By Olakunle Olafioye A The leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Jackson Lekan-Ojo, said the ruling party would not survive February’s national convention, just as he rocked the country’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, benefit immensely from the looming crisis staring the APC in the face ahead of its national […]

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Nashville Places Bid to Host 2024 Republican National Convention at Governor Lee’s Request | WJHL

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Could the 2024 Republican National Convention be held in Nashville? That’s what Republican leaders in the state are hoping for. Although a tall order, Music City executives have laid out plans to host the main nominating event. Governor Bill Lee’s office has asked the city of Nashville to submit a proposal, […]

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PDP National Convention: LIVE UPDATES

After an unsuccessful attempt by the suspended National President of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, to stop the party’s national convention, 3,600 delegates will converge on Abuja on October 30 and 31 to elect the new leaders of the country’s main opposition. The agreement was initially shrouded in uncertainty until the Port Harcourt […]

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The People’s Democratic Party of Nigeria will organize a national convention

The People’s Democratic Party of Nigeria (PDP) is holding its national convention today in the capital Abuja. Today’s meeting will continue despite Photo: BBC News The People’s Democratic Party of Nigeria (PDP) is holding its national convention today in the capital Abuja. Today’s meeting will go ahead despite a court order from former President Uche […]

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PDP allows Ayu, Oyinlola, Ciroma and 24 others to participate in NWC elections (FULL LIST)

Former Senate Speaker Iyorchia Ayu, Former Osun State Governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Former Oyo State Deputy Governor Taofeek Arapaja have been authorized by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to contest the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) elections at the next national convention. A former minister of women’s affairs, Maryam Ciroma, and two former senators, Samuel […]

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The PDP inaugurates 15 sub-committees of the national convention and expects 6,000 delegates

the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) The National Convention Committee inaugurated Thursday in Abuja 15 sub-committees for its National Convention scheduled for October 30 and 31. The Nigerian News Agency (NAN) reports that the subcommittees as read by Governor Diri Duoye of Bayelsa State include the National Convention Organizing Committee, chaired by Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of […]

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PDP lists national convention and zoning committees

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Thursday appointed a 128-member national convention organizing committee to plan its next convention. The party also appointed a 44-member zoning committee to develop a zoning formula for its positions. The convention committee is chaired by the Governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Fintiri, with Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa as deputy. […]

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The 1980 Democratic National Convention at Madison Square Garden

From August 11 to August 14, 1980, the Democratic National Convention took place in New York at Madison Square Garden. This year’s Democratic primary candidates included incumbent President Jimmy Carter of Georgia, Senator Ted Kennedy of Massachusetts and Senator William Proxmire of Wisconsin. At the end of the convention, President Carter and Vice President Walter […]

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DNC urges Milwaukee to apply to host city for 2024 Democratic National Convention

MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee is considering hosting the Democratic National Convention again, after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the city to hold the convention virtually in 2020. The Democratic National Committee wrote in a letter to the city on July 30 that this was the “very first step” and that if the Milwaukee administration was interested it […]