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.
The All Progressives Congress, APC,has announced a merger with the
Abubakar Baraje-led faction of thePeoples Democratic Party, tagged 'New PDP
Prof. Jubril Aminu is a founding member of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). He was also at different times the Minister of Education and Petroleum Resources. He was equally a senator. In this interview, he speaks on the PDP crisis, saying the attempt by former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and some governors to break away from the mainstream PDP is borne out of the need to remain politically relevant.