Politics

APC Loses 50 Elective Seats As Sad Buhari Vows To Deploy Soldiers In Rivers

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the decision of the Supreme Court to bar the All Progressives Congress from participating in all elections (except the Presidential poll) in Rivers State. Buhari expressed his view during the APC mega rally in Rivers State on Tuesday. The President said, “I am very disturbed by the decision that we are not allowed ...

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Tinubu Speechless As Amosun Gloats Over Ogun APC Rally Violence

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun incredibly celebrated the near-riotous show at the Presidential rally of the All Progressives Congress in Abeokuta Monday. According to a post on his Facebook page on Monday reporting on the event, Amosun gloated over the ‘protests’ by members of his Allied Peoples Movement(APM) and that the National chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole, former governor ...

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Atiku Regrets Clinton’s Aborted Visit, Restates His Fidelity To Free And Peaceful Elections

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has expressed some disappointment about the release from President Bill Clinton expressing his inability to visit Nigeria because of recent “conversations” that have made the intended visit inexpedient. In a statement signed by his media adviser, Paul Ibe, Atiku said he understood the reasons given by President Clinton and wish ...

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Saraki To Tinubu, Oshiomhole: APC Leaders Are Frustrated

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said the insulting statements made against him in Ilorin yesterday by former Governor of Lagos State, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, were expression of their frustration over the imminent loss of their party in next Saturday election. Saraki in a statement signed by his ...

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Citizenship: Group Files Suit To Stop Atiku’s Presidential Bid

The Incorporated Trustees of Egalitarian Mission for Africa has asked the Federal High Court Abuja to disqualify the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, from contesting the February 16 presidential election. The group wants Atiku disqualified over alleged circumstances surrounding his  citizenship. The suit, which was filed on behalf of the group by Mr. Kayode Ajulo, is ...

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Don’t Allow Looters To Return To Power, Osinbajo Urges Electorate

…as VP, Ambode take Next Level engagement to Epe             Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday said Nigeria cannot afford to allow looters and corrupt elements to return to power, urging electorate to vote massively on February 16 for consolidation of the rebuilding process being championed by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking during a courtesy visit to the ...

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BREAKING: Oshiomhole Pelted With Stones As Violence Breaks Out At Ogun APC Rally

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday at the Ogun State All Progressives Congress presidential rally held in Abeokuta, escaped being hit by stones as hoodlums pelted the National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomole, with stones. The programme, which commenced officially immediately after President Buhari arrived at the MKO Abiola International Stadium, Kuto, Abeokuta, was paused for some minutes following the ...

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Election: APC Campaign Council Warns United States, Others

The Muhammadu Buhari Presidential Campaign Council says it is deeply concerned about many of the expressions of the United States’ Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador W. Stuart Symington and other Western Diplomats which have been directed towards Nigeria’s upcoming elections. In a statement, the Director, Strategic Communications of the Council, Mr Festus Keyamo, said while they lauded and whole-heartedly welcomed their interests in the ...

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Hoodlums Attack APC Campaign Rally In Abuja, Burn Nine Vehicles

Suspected hoodlums, on Saturday, attacked the campaign convoy of the All Progressives Congress in the Dei-Dei area of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The convoy, comprising the FCT Minister’s Chief of Staff, Bashir Mai-Borno; the APC Chairman in the FCT, Abdulmalik Usman; the Director-General, FCT Campaign Council, Musa Mohammed; candidates of the party for various offices in the forthcoming elections ...

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Atiku Challenges Buhari In Kano

The Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has pledged to revive the commercial and agricultural fortunes of the people of Kano State. The former Vice President made the pledge in Kano, on Sunday, during the party’s presidential campaign rally which took place at Sani Abacha Stadium, Kofar Mata, Kano. According to Atiku, who arrived in ...

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