Politics

2023: Miyetti Allah Won’t Campaign Against Peter Obi — Zonal Chairman 

By Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has made her position clear that it will not be compelled or cajoled into campaigning against Mr. Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour party in the forthcoming 2023 presidential election. Zonal chairman of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria Southeast zone, Alhaji Gidado Soddiki, ...

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2023: Utomi, Iyere, Others Launch FUND40MB To Support Peter Obi

By Raymond Ozoji, Awka On Monday, August 15, 2022, Prof Pat Utomi and Comrade Kennedy Iyere brought together several high-profile Nigerians  in Lagos to officially launch a pro-Peter Obi political donor-fundraising campaign tagged FUND40MB, which is a PAC-driven global fundraising initiative anchored by the 40Million Ballots Movement (40MB). FUND40MB was launched out of the critical necessity to globally fundraise, generate ...

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Atiku, Sambo, Okowa, Others Receive 160,000 Defectors From APC

Former Vice President of Nigeria and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday led chieftains of the PDP including former Vice President Namadi Sambo, the Vice Presidential candidate and Governor of Delta State, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri and National Chairman of PDP, Dr Iyorchia Ayu, to receive defectors of the All Progressives Congress ...

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Drivers Without Licence Will No Longer Drive The Vehicle Called Nigeria — Obi

The Presidential Candidate of Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi, has stated that it is time for the country to be rescued from the leadership failure which has continued to dwarf its growth and development over the years. Speaking on Saturday at Jamie Pajoel International Leadership Conference in Owerri, on Saturday, Obi likened the leadership failure in Nigeria to inexperienced and ...

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PDP Crisis Worsens As Wike Sues Atiku, Tambuwal

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has sued the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar; the Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal; and the PDP over the conduct of the presidential primary of the party that was held in Abuja on May 28 and May 29, 2022. In the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/782/2022, Wike and a PDP chieftain, Newgent ...

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Atiku Abubakar: Nigeria’s Perennial Presidential Candidate Is Back On The Stump

Atiku Abubakar. Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP via Getty Images Hakeem Onapajo, Nile University of Nigeria Atiku Abubakar is the candidate for Nigeria’s main opposition party, the People’s Democratic Party, in the 2023 presidential election. He served as vice-president of Nigeria to President Olusegun Obasanjo from 1999 to 2007. Abubakar has had aspirations to be the president since 1992: this is his ...

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Obi Welcomes Tinubu’s Call For Issue-Based Campaign

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi, has thrown his weight behind the call by Sen. Ahmed Bola Tinubu for the campaign, whenever it starts, to be based on issues and not personality. Obi was reacting to the call by Tinubu, through his campaign organization, for the candidates and their supporters to base their electioneering on issues ...

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Obi Supporters Sue INEC For Abrupt Termination Of Voter Registration

True to their threat, a group of Nigerians under the aegis of Peter Obi Support Network (POSN) has sued the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for its failure to comply with the constitutional provision that requires the commission to continue voter registration until at least 90 days to the general elections. In Suit No FHC/ABJ/CS/1342/2022 filed on their behalf by ...

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As APC Continues To Woo Wike, Sanwo-Olu Commissions Flyover In PH

•Hails Gov Wike’s commitment to infrastructure development of Rivers  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Monday charged politicians, political leaders and public office holders across political and ideological divides to come together for the good of the people. He said there are lots of things political leaders and public office holders can learn from one another’s experience in different ...

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Rivers APC To Wike: You’re Courting APC To Secure Protection

The Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), says it received without surprise what  it calls “the usual hollow and rambling state broadcast by Gov. Nyesom Wike yesterday.” The main opposition party in the state is not also “surprised because it is a notorious fact already known to many politicians and observers that Gov. Wike was thrown into his ...

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