Politics

2019: 25m Disabled Nigerians Back Atiku For President

The National Disability Empowerment Forum (NADEF), an umbrella organization for 25 million physically challenged Nigerians, has backed the candidature of PDP Presidential standard-bearer in the 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar. The endorsement was contained in NADEF’s letter of appreciation sent to Atiku Abubakar today in Abuja to thank him for donating N10 million to the nation’s Amputee Football Team which enabled ...

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Crisis Looms In Enugu APGA Over Certificates Of Return

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) stakeholders in Enugu State have made a passionate appeal to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to give certificates of return to acclaimed winners of primaries for governorship, Udi/Ezeagu Federal Constituency and Awgu North Constituency  to get themselves ready for the 2019 general election. The acclaimed winners are Bede Chukwuekezie, Emmanuel Ozoene and Chijioke ...

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Stop Claiming False Progress, Atiku Advises Buhari…Says Claim On Rice Production False

The Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign Organisation has debunked the Muhammadu Buhari administration’s claim that its biggest achievement is reducing Nigeria’s dependence on foreign rice. Recently, President Buhari boasted when he said to British Prime Minister, Theresa May on April 16, 2018 as follows: “We have cut rice importation by about 90%, made lots of savings of foreign exchange, and generated ...

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Northern Police Chiefs Clear Obi, Say He Never Demolished Mosques In Anambra

 •Carpet critics, call for support for VP candidacy Three former Commissioners of Police (CPs) in Anambra State during the tenure of Mr. Peter Obi as Governor, have exonerated him from the mischievous allegation of demolition of mosques and the sacking of non-indigenes, particularly northerners from the State being propagated by the opposition against him on social media. Speaking on different ...

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Atiku’s Promise To Crash Petroleum Price A Scam, Says Buhari

The President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation has reacted to a statement credited to the Peoples Democratic Party a few days ago that its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar will, if elected President, crash the pump price of petrol to N97 per litre. In a statement signed by the Director, Strategic Communications, Festus Keyamo, the organisation said there was no better ...

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Nobody Can Stop Me From Being Imo Governor ­– Nwosu

The Chief of Staff to the Imo State Governor, Mr. Uche Nwosu, has said he will succeed his father-in-law, Rochas Okorocha, as governor in 2019, according to The Punch. Nwosu, who spoke at a press conference in Abuja on Sunday, described as “unfortunate” comments attributed to the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, suggesting that he (Oshiomhole) would ...

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Buhari’s Certificate Saga, Worst National Embarrassment – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party has described the public opinion that the Presidency allegedly procured a forged West African Examination Council Certificate attestation and confirmation for President Muhammadu Buhari as a huge smear on the nation’s integrity and the office of the President. The Punch reports that the party said that the development had turned Nigeria into the laughing stock of ...

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Atiku To Buhari: Stop Donating Money Like Father Christmas

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to stop donating money to other countries. The former vice president said that Nigeria’s resources should be used for the country and its people and not as donations to others. In a statement by its media office in Abuja on Sunday, Atiku wondered why a ...

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Sanwoolu Picks Hamzat As Running Mate

Former Lagos State Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Dr Kadri Obafemi Hamzat, has been announced as the running mate to  Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress. The state party leaders made the official presentation of Hamzat as Sanwo-Olu’s running mate on Sunday at the party secretariat, Acme Road, Ogba area of Lagos. Sanwoolu also tweeted the ...

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APGA In The Hands Of Selfish People, Says Ezenagu   

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Former Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development during ex-governor Peter Obi’s era in Anambra state Chief Godson Chukwuma Ezenagu has said that the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) is currently in the hands of those he referred to as selfish people. He said that APGA had become what the founding fathers did not bargain for, pointing out ...

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