Politics

Shocking: Donald Duke Earns Monthly Income Of N156k

Donald Duke, presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party and former governor of Cross Rivers State has got tongues wagging after he claimed he earns an average of N156 thousand in a month since 2015, reports the News Agency of Nigeria. The presidential candidate, who promises to improve tax collection and compliance by deploying up-to-date technology if elected president, pays ...

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Interior Roads In Awka Are Not Passable, Social Amenities Non-Existent — Nweke, APC Rep Aspirant 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Maritime expert and business tycoon Chief Emmanuel Nweke has outlined some of the very remote reasons why he is currently seeking to represent the people of Awka-North and South at the national assembly, if elected in 2019. Nweke who apparently expressed his discontentment over the level of infrastructural decay in Awka-North and South local government areas, said ...

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Atiku Slams FG For Plans To Sell Public Assets To Fund 2019 Budget, Says It’s Fiscally Irresponsible 

The Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation has decried an alleged policy statement by the Muhammadu Buhari administration evincing a plan to sell national assets to fund the 2019 budget. In a statement on Wednesday, the organisation said it’s first response would be that this action by the Buhari government had the effect of ridiculing their principal. It added, “It will be ...

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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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