Politics

Over 200 Professors Mobilise For Atiku/Obi 2019 Ticket

An intelligentsia group comprising over 200 Professors, going by the name of Anambra Consultative Forum, University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), has thrown its weight in support of the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, the former Governor of Anambra state, Mr. Peter Obi. A press statement made available to newsmen signed ...

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2019: Nigerians Should Vote For Their Choice – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said in the forthcoming 2019 general elections, Nigerians must be allowed to vote for candidates of their choice. The Punch reports that Buhari said citizens’ will should not by any means be tampered with. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, while receiving members of the Joint ...

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APC Meets EU Delegation, Expresses Readiness For 2019 General Elections

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has expressed readiness for the forthcoming 2019 General Elections. The Party’s acting National Chairman, Otunba Niyi Adebayo made the disclosure when he received a 2019 election exploratory delegation of the European Union to Nigeria on Monday at the Party’s National Secretariat in Abuja. He was accompanied during the meeting by the APC National Treasurer, Alh. ...

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APC Crisis: Buhari Takes Over Peace Process

As the All Progressives Congress crisis deepens, President Muhammadu Buhari has taken over the process of restoring the confidence of aggrieved members of the party. A top-ranking member of the party’s National Working Committee confirmed the development to one of our correspondents in Abuja on Sunday. He spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorised to speak to ...

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Yoruba Youths Warn Tinubu Against Supporting Buhari

A group of Yoruba youths known as the Yoruba Youth Socio-cultural Association has warned Asiwaju Bola Tinubu against supporting President Muhammadu Buhari reelection in 2019. The President of the YYSA, Mr Olalekan Hammed, made the position of the group known in a statement made available to our correspondent in Osogbo on Sunday. He said it had become obvious that the ...

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2019: South-East And South-South Intellectuals Reaffirm Support For Atiku/Obi Ticket

Intelligentsia group across universities in South-East and South-South under the aegis of Academic Democrats at the weekend unanimously restated their resolve to work for the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, and his running mate, Mr Peter Obi, in the 2019 general elections. In an enlarged meeting and Banquet at GeoGold Hotels Awka, the Academic ...

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Anambra PDP Restates Support For Peter Obi

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The executive members of Anambra state chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have restated their support for the former governor of the state, Mr Peter Obi, over his nomination as the running mate of PDP presidential standard-bearer, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The party also said all those who emerged from the party’s primary would have all the support ...

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Buhari Has Moral Certificate, Says Nweke   

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Awka-North and South Federal Constituency seat in the 2019 general elections Chief Emmanuel Nweke has observed that the southeast region of the country lacked basic infrastructure for 16 years. He also said President Muhammadu Buhari has moral certificate which has endeared him to the international community. He said roads, ...

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Okorocha Begs APC NWC To Field Son-In-Law Nwosu

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo has literally gone on bended knees to plead with the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress to field his candidate of choice, his son-in-law as the governorship candidate of the state. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Okorocha made the plea in Owerri, on a day he also announced that he would ...

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Restructuring: Osinbajo Has Lied Again, Says Atiku

The Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign Organisation says Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), is being economical with the truth in his statement that former Vice President Atiku Abubakar was against restructuring while in office between 1999 and 2007. Speaking at a public lecture, entitled: ‘Developing the Nation through Youth Empowerment’, as part of activities marking the 68th anniversary of ...

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