Asked whether his role in the recent party crisis could have been responsible for his disqualification, the former party official who was loyal to the Senator Ali Modu Sheriff former faction of the PDP said he was not told.
National Convention in Abuja today recorded tight security and order at the Eagle Square venue of the event.
Hopes that women will get to play a more significant role in the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party suffered a setback on Saturday after the party rejected a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at women in the party.
In a statement they signed in Abeokuta, the party faithful commended the party's national caretaker committee for ensuring that the party was reorganised and repositioned ahead of the forthcoming general elections, saying the convention would ultimately put the party on the path to success.
" I am proud that the PDP has an unequalled record of growing our economy for the benefit of all".
"He was one of the founding fathers, one of those who built this party and he is coming back home".
Addressing journalists on Friday at the party's national secretariat, Chairman of the screening committee, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu lauded the conduct of the chairmanship hopeful, stating that with their clearance, the party was hopeful of a credible convention devoid of rancour. "He will even make a speech at the convention, but he may not be voting at the convention".
With Swanson's strikes subdued against the cage, Ortega jumped guard pulling Swanson's head down into a guillotine choke. With his opponent on his heels, Swanson unloaded another looping right hand followed by another double jab to the body.
Firefighting efforts were hampered overnight by wind and topography, fire officials said, but the blaze was 15 percent contained . Rows of trailer homes in a retirement community were among the buildings engulfed by flames, leaving charred and mangled metal.
Mayweather has said in recent days that he 'carried' McGregor in that bout, suggesting it was an easy night for him. When asked if he had been in touch with McGregor's representatives, Pacquiao revealed that he had reached out.
It emerged after the match that Benteke had not been told to take the penalty and simply decided himself he would take it. Bournemouth players were furious with the decision and replays were inconclusive.
A 70-year-old woman died in a auto crash while trying to get away from the massive Thomas Fire in Ventura County . In Los Angeles County , firefighters on Thursday night took advantage of the calmest winds they had seen in days.
Carter Stadium and football offices at a cost of almost $170 million and a $72 million renovation of TCU's basketball facility. Under his watch TCU also underwent several athletic upgrades, most notably the construction of the new Amon G.
I guess the Atlanta airport is better than the desert of Jakku, right? "I actually NEED a pilot!", Boyega tweeted . The snowstorm is now taking over Atlanta and has knocked out power for more than 100,000 of its residents.
Huddy reportedly received a settlement from 21st Century Fox after filing a sexual harassment complaint against O'Reilly. Ms Huddy added: 'At the time I was not offended by it. "He took me for lunch at Trump Tower, just us two".
The FAA and National Transportation and Safety Board are investigating what caused the plane to crash, officials said. The plane took off from Montgomery Field and the engine stalled, sending it into a home, police were told.
The vice-president will also address the Knesset, the first senior United States official to do so since President George W. Tens of thousands also protested in Muslim and Arab countries, including Jordan, Turkey, Pakistan and Malaysia.
Don Jr. Is Hiding Behind Bogus Attorney-Client Privilege
Donald Trump, Jr . greets his father at a town hall debate at Washington University on October 9, 2016 in St Louis, Missouri. The Trump Tower meeting is also being investigated by Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller.
Southee, Boult put New Zealand in command
And Raval followed three overs later, caught low down by Dowrich, nicking one that Gabriel got to shape away. It was a fresh wicket and the bowlers missed a couple of times and we were able to capitalise".
Winter Weather Advisory: Snow is coming, got milk (and bread)?
Preparations are being made across Southern New England with the first snowfall of the season expected to arrive this weekend. A shift in the track of the storm could change conditions. "Travel may be hard at times", the National Weather Service said.
Australia crash out in Cape Town sevens
New Zealand will have to beat Pool C winners England, who beat Argentina, Uganda and Scotland on day one, to advance to the Cup semifinals on Monday morning (NZT).
'Jessica Jones' Season 2 Trailer Released
For those of you who have been tracking the developments of the second season, Tennant's return shouldn't be that surprising. Marvel's favorite super-strong, smart-mouthed, whiskey-loving private investigator is coming back.
Finland's Tapio Pulkkanen leads Joburg Open
Steven Brown and Ross McGowan were then in the group at 11 under, a shot clear of Charlie Ford and Matt Wallace . I'm really happy that I did! "I don't want to change my strategy because I've played solid golf.