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January 6, 2019 7:22 AM 2019: Junaid Mohammed explains Buhari’s relationship with Amina Zakari

A Second Republic lawmaker, and member of the 2014 National Conference, Junaid Mohammed, has reacted to the claim made by Amina Zakari, whereas she said that President Muhammadu Buhari was neither her uncle nor cousin. Mohammed also lambasted the Presidency for “trying to distance President Muhammadu Buhari from Amina.” He insisted that Amina is a blood-relation 95

January 3, 2019 8:00 AM 2019: INEC speaks on plotting with Buhari, APC to rig elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Wednesday challenged the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to provide evidence that it’s plotting with President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, to rig the 2019 elections. PDP’s spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan had advised INEC to distance itself from an alleged plot to compromise 61

January 3, 2019 7:53 AM 2019: Why Buhari must retire IGP Idris before general elections – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to allow the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, retire on January 15. The party said this was one of the ways the President could convince Nigerians and the international community about his promise to have free, fair and acceptable elections in 2019. The National Publicity 60

December 29, 2018 7:01 AM 2019: Presidency makes U-turn, says Dangote not part of APC campaign council

The presidency has clarified the inclusion of Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote in the All Progressives Congress, APC, 2019 presidential campaign council list. But, another statement released on Friday night by Special Adviser to the President,Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, stated that Aliko Dangote was not a member of the campaign council 65

December 27, 2018 5:08 PM 2019 presidency: Fayose advises Buhari on where to flag off his campaign

The immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to take his campaign flag-off to Zamfara or Borno States. Fayose wondered why Buhari would abandon the crisis-ridden states and opt for Akwa Ibom, a state, according to him, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has made peaceful. The former Governor, in a tweet 61

December 27, 2018 6:15 AM 2019 presidency: Buhari’s relatives have turned Daura to Dubai, London with stolen money – Buba Galadima

A spokesperson for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential campaign, Buba Galadima, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari has secretly and illegitimately enriched his relatives. Galadima argued that the President has no integrity, adding that he was ready to show anyone who cares to see, mansions and estates owned by Buhari’s relatives all over the world 74

December 26, 2018 6:38 AM 2019 presidency: How Buhari, Osinbajo, Oshiomhole deceived Nigerians on Christmas day – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party PDP, has lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari for singing a popular Christmas song as he felicitated with Christians. Reacting, the former ruling party described the action of the president and others as deception. In a tweet, spokesperson of PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan insisted that Buhari sang Christmas song because he was seeking 63

December 20, 2018 7:23 PM 2019 presidency: Oshiomhole reveals who’ll stop Atiku, PDP from returning to power

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said that God will not allow the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to return to power in 2019. According to Oshiomhole, “only President Muhammadu Buhari could salvage the country and bring back her fortunes 63

December 17, 2018 5:25 PM 2019 Presidency: Buhari is my brother – Atiku

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar has described president Muhammadu Buhari as his brother. Atiku said this on his official Twitter page while felicitating with Buhari on his 76th birthday. The former Vice President wrote: “I wish President Buhari a happy birthday even as my family and I pray for long life for him. “Despite 59

December 13, 2018 6:12 AM 2019 presidency: Shehu Sani faults signing of peace accord by Buhari, Atiku, others

The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central senatorial district at the upper legislative chamber of the National Assembly has suggested that the peace accord being signed by presidential candidates was a mere formality. Senator Sani noted that peace accord should be signed on a round table with handshake, smiles and not on a parallel table. He also noted 70