Monthly Archives: November 2018

Atiku To Kick-start Campaign With ‘People’s Policy Launch’ On Monday

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar will kick-start his campaign for president in the 2019 election through an address to the Nigerian people on Facebook at 12 noon on Monday where he will launch his policy document. In his address the PDP presidential candidate  will present his vision for ...

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2019: ‘Buhari Is For Select Few, Atiku Is For All Nigerians’

The attention of the Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign Organisation has been drawn to the statement by President Muhammadu Buhari dismissing the endorsement of the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, by the South East. Speaking at a meeting with a select group of southeast ‘leaders’ on Friday November 16, 2018, President poured scorn on the ...

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Igbo Endorsement Of Atiku: Buhari Loyalists Fight Back

The promise made by some Igbo leaders on Wednesday to support the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, in the forthcoming 2019 election has split the South-East. The Igbo leaders spoke in Enugu after a meeting where elder statesman, Prof. Ben Nwabueze, urged on them to do him the honour of achieving Atiku’s success. “In conclusion, the ...

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Evil Forces Not Responsible For Road Crashes, Fatalities, Says FRSC 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has said that Ember Months are periods in the year when people erroneously believe that evil forces on the roads are responsible for road crashes and fatalities. This was the crux of the matter at the 2018 Ember Months Awareness Campaign Flag-off at TRACAS park Awka tagged “Safe Driving Saves Lives”, ...

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Obiano Approves Extra Street Lights To Enhance Surveillance

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has approved extra-street lights to beef up security and enhance surveilance in the state  as the Yuletide approaches. Disclosing this to newsmen at an event in Awka, the Head of Service of the Anambra State Civil Service Barr. Harry Uduh said the state government deemed it fit to provide more street ...

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Oshiomhole Meets Buhari, Dismisses Corruption Allegations

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Adams Oshiomhole, has dismissed allegations that he collected bribes of about 80 million dollars to manipulate the outcome of the party primaries in some states and FCT. Some aggrieved aspirants are accusing Oshiohmole of collecting various sums in bribery to twist the primaries. Speculations are also gaining currency that he ...

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Igbo Leaders Asked Me To Ignore Ohanaeze, Says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that many well-meaning Igbo leaders asked him to ignore the so-called endorsement by Ohanaeze Ndigbo of the PDP candidate, Atiku Abubakar. Buhari said he was told that the action by the Ndigbo apex group was all gas, lacking substance. The President made the revelation today when he hosted a group of Igbo leaders in Abuja, ...

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CAN Visits Buhari, Demands El-Zakzaky’s Release

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has called for the release of the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and others who have been granted bail by competent courts. CAN President, Reverend Samson Ayokunle, made the request among others on Friday when he led a delegation of the Christian body to the Presidential Villa in Abuja. ...

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Nigerian Govt Declares Tuesday Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday as public holiday to mark the Eid-el Maulud. The Minister of Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd), made the declaration on Friday in Abuja in a statement by Dr. Mohammed Umar, Permanent Secretary of the ministry. Dambazau called on Muslim faithful to align themselves with the Prophet’s teachings which border on piety, charity, tolerance and ...

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