- Labour Party has rubbished a report that the party's local government chairmen have defected to APC in Kogi state
- Idakwo Emmanuel, the party Publicity Secretary in Kogi state said there is no truth in the defection rumour
- The LP chieftain said the party stricture is intact and the rumour is an act of desperation by the APC
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The party Publicity Secretary, Idakwo Emmanuel, denied the report that Labour Party LG Chairmen have left the party, describing it as an act of desperation, The punch reported
“The level of desperancy of the ruling party is despicable and regrettably lugubrious,”
Labour Party structure is intact
He stated this while addressing journalists at the party’s secretariat in Lokoja, the state capital.
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Idakwo said that there was no iota of truth in the rumours
“I hereby state without equivocation that the structure of the Labour Party is intact and solidly working hard to rescue our dear state, and our move as a party is organic with genuine supporters and members.”
Peter Obi, LP reveals 51 errors in PEPC judgment
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that Peter Obi and his party, the Labour Party, have appealed the Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC) ruling at the Supreme Court over the outcome of the February 25 presidential election results.
A team of lawyers of the acclaimed third force led by Livy Uzokwu (SAN) have approached the Supreme Court to make a 51 ground on what they termed "an error in law"
They are at the apex court to prove that President Bola Tinubu and the All Progressives Congress (APC) did not win the 2023 presidential election as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
“Why Is he hiding his B.Sc?: Labour Party faction Asks Peter Obi
The Lamidi Apapa faction of the Labour Party (LP) has lambasted Peter Obi for attacking President Bola Ahmed Tinubu for certificate fraud.
The spokesman for the faction, Abayomi Arabambi, said Obi did not fill his B.Sc degree in the form he submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Labour Party faction vows to deny Peter Obi presidential ticket
The Lamidi Apapa faction said Obi should start preparing for the 2027 presidential election in another party.
Arabambi said Obi is free to return to the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as the Labour Party will deny him the presidential ticket in 2027.