Connect with us


Ex-governor Bello moves to replace Nigeria’s ruling party chairman



Fresh after a two term tenure as Governor, Kogi, a North central state of Nigeria, Yahaya Bello, is eying the seat of ruling All Progressives Congress, APC chairman.

APC is currently headed by Abdullahi Ganduje, himself a former governor of Kano.

But Bello’s ambition appears to gain momentum two days after he handed over power to a fresh administration.

The former Kogi governor’s ambition to head the party hasn’t been exactly hidden.

Bello is largely considered as bold and brash.

But it has earned results politically, surviving an eight year governorship of a state considered as unwieldy.

As learnt by DDM, Bello has reportedly initiated moves to displace the former Governor of Kano State with deft moves among key stakeholders.

He met with key figures within and outside the North Central, pointing out that the position of the National Chairman of APC was for the North Central zone of the country.

APC a torrid history of leadership instability and pundits say that a change of guard at the expense of Ganduje will not come as a surprise.


For Diaspora Digital Media Updates click on Whatsapp, or Telegram. For eyewitness accounts/ reports/ articles, write to: Follow us on X (Fomerly Twitter) or Facebook

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Latest Updates

Charly Boy: I’m an activist because I don’t want men to go thru’ what I went thru’

Kenya quarry of horrors: Suspected serial killer confesses to 42 murders

UAE lifts travel ban on Nigerians

Deadly explosion rocks Mogadishu cafe during Euro 2024 final match

Three Nigerian scammers sentenced to 235 years in prison in US

Cannabis: US rapper, Wiz Khalifa arrested in Romania

Haaland performs “ritual” in river, prepares for new season

Argentina wins dramatic, violence-marred Copa America final against Colombia

Tinubu’s govt reeks of tribalism, hatred, vindictiveness after 16 appointments, none from SE or SS

Chima crowned Nigerian Idol Season 9 winner

Subscribe to DDM Newsletter for Latest News