I can’t wait for presidential debate, says Atiku Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says he cannot wait for the 2019 presidential debate. Atiku said this shortly after his running mate took on Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo at the debate organised by the Nigerian Elections Debate Group (NEDG) and the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON). The...... read more
Court upholds Buruji Kashamu's expulsion from PDP The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said Thursday’s validation of Senator Kashamu Buruji’s expulsion from the PDP, by a Federal High Court in Abuja, has vindicated its position that he is not PDP’s governorship candidate in Ogun state.     It says with the ruling, the validity of Ladi Adebutu, as...... read more
2019: INEC clarifies position on IDP voting The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has said the commission’s decision to allow Internally Displaced Persons vote in 2019 is restricted to Nigerians living within our borders. He said for the avoidance of a doubt, only IDP’s within Nigeria’s borders will be eligible to vote in...... read more
FG has politicised security - Wike   Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the APC Federal Government has politicised security to the disadvantage of national development. Governor Wike said that the Federal Government and her agencies de-market certain opposition states for cheap political points. He spoke on Thursday in Port Harcourt during an interview...... read more
PHOTOS: Nollywood Actors attend Buhari’s campaign event Some notable Nigerian entertainers, on Wednesday, attended the launch of a President Muhammadu Buhari 2019 campaign platform, Together Nigeria in Abuja. At the event, which had Buhari, his wife, Aisha, wife of the vice president, Dolapo Osinbajo and the governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun and other government dignitaries in attendance,...... read more
Buhari’s minister vows to work against APC candidate The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, has said he will work against the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Oyo State, Adebayo Adelabu, in 2019 elections. Shittu, who was disqualified from participating in the governorship primary election in the state, said there would not be peace in the party...... read more
Nigeria is better under Buhari - Omo-Agege The senator representing Delta Central, Ovie Omo-Agege, has said Nigeria has progressed more under President Muhammadu Buhari than what happened under the Peoples Democratic Party. He asked the PDP to be prepared to remain in opposition after the 2019 general elections and beyond as Nigerians are prepared to return Buhari for...... read more
Buhari's refusal to sign electoral act is a threat to the nation's existence- Wike   Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the refusal of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the amended Electoral Act is a threat to the nation's existence as it will generate deadly political tension in 2019 . The governor also declared that the whole essence of not signing the...... read more
Oshiomhole denies attacking Aisha Buhari The chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has denied making any comments against the wife of the president, Aisha Buhari. Mr Oshiomhole’s spokesperson, Simon Ebegbulem, made the clarification in a statement on Tuesday in reaction to a rumour on the social media. According to a post seen by...... read more
PDP demands immediate release of Doyin Okupe The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded for the immediate and unconditional release of its chieftain, Dr. Doyin Okupe, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). In a press statement issued in Abuja Tuesday by Kola Ologbondiyan, the party’s spokesman, PDP described Dr. Okupe’s arrest and detention as an “act...... read more
Alex Otti took part in wrecking Abia treasury – Chikwe Udensi A factional Governorship Candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia State, Sir Chikwe Udensi, has alleged that Dr. Alex Otti was intimately involved in the wrecking of the treasury and mismanagement of funds belonging to Abia state government before 2015 when Governor Ikpeazu emerged. Udensi made the statement...... read more
2019: 'I have not dropped my support for PDP' - Obasanjo Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday denied a report which indicated that he had dropped his support for the Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. He faulted the report which also stated that he had no preferred presidential candidate. Obasanjo said only a fool would sit on the fence. The ex-President said these...... read more
I cannot tell Nigerians who to vote for - Obasanjo Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has declared that he had no preferred candidate in the forthcoming general elections. Obasanjo said he would not tell Nigerians to vote or not to vote for any particular candidate, but should vote wisely. Obasanjo, who some people believed had decided to support Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the...... read more
PDP condemns freezing of Peter Obi’s accounts The Peoples Democratic Party on Saturday decried freezing of all accounts belonging to the PDP Vice presidential candidate, Mr Peter Obi, his wife as well as his family members and their businesses allegedly by agencies of the Muhammadu Buhari administration. The Director, Media and Publicity, PDP Presidential Campaign Council, Kola Ologbondiyan,...... read more
CUPP Adopts Atiku The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) yesterday threw its weight behind presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar. Rising from a closed down meeting at the Yar’Adua Centre Abuja, CUPP announced him as its consensus candidate. Chairman of the Steering Committee and former governor of Osun State, Prince Olagunsoye...... read more
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