Politics

Focus On Evidence Not On Buhari’s Alleged Deceitful Words, Atiku Urges IRI, NDI

Former Vice-President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has reacted to a personal statement by President Muhammadu Buhari himself wherein he claimed that he would give his opponents in the 2019 elections the level playing ground which the Peoples Democratic Party denied him.   Speaking to a delegation from the International Republican Institute and National Democratic ...

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Tinubu To Lagos APC Members: I Want Three Million Votes For Buhari

The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Monday urged party members in Lagos State to deliver three million votes for President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential election. Tinubu, who said APC must maintain strong outing in the state, told party members to also vote overwhelmingly for the party’s governorship, National Assembly and state House ...

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Ekweremadu Projects ‘A President Of Igbo Extraction’ In 2023

Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has projected that in 2023, “A president of an Igbo extraction” is imminent. In an interview on Channels Television’s Roadmap 2019, Ekweremadu said that the presidency of Nigeria is dependent on the mood of the nation. Speaking on the role of the southeast in the Nigerian political landscape, he noted that “no one part ...

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Obi Does Not Use Statistical Data Recklessly — Spokesman …Defends Figures Reeled Out During VP Debate

Media Adviser to the Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has called on Nigerians to disregard those going about debunking, as incorrect, the data used by Mr. Peter Obi to support his points during the 2018 Vice Presidential Debate. Mr. Valentine Obienyem said that engaging in what he called “statistical fallacy” was a mark ...

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Agbaje Group Accuses Lagos APC Of Compromising PVCs For N10,000

…’Lagos has rejected APC’ The campaign organisation of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship Candidate for Lagos, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) of cloning and compromising Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) for N10,000 preparatory to rigging the 2019 polls in the state. APC agents have been sneaking from street to street and from house to ...

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Who Owns Ikoyi Apartment $42m? Atiku Asks Buhari

…says under Buhari, corruption has become official    The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, says he was taken aback when Mr. Babachir Lawal, Buhari’s former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, turned up at the Presidential Villa on Thursday, December 13, 2018, where he was received with pomp and pageantry. Mr. Babachir Lawal attended the launch of ...

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Resign Since You Can’t Fix Economy, Atiku Tells Buhari

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign for admitting on Friday that the nation’s economy was in bad shape. Buhari reportedly made the confession during his meeting with the 36 governors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Friday. In a statement by his Special Assistant on Public Communication, Mr ...

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Why I Dumped Tinubu – Agbaje

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has stated that he left the camp of the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, over differences in principles. “I take exception to the rule of one man in a metropolitan state like Lagos,” said Agbaje, who parted ...

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