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November 16, 2018 7:16 PM 2019: UPP adopts Buhari as presidential candidate

The United Progressives Party (UPP) has adopted President Muhammadu Buhari as its candidate for next year’s general election. UPP National Chairman, Chekwas Okorie, disclosed this to State House correspondents, after meeting with the President on Friday in Abuja. Okorie said the adoption of President Buhari would be further confirmed when the UPP leaders 14

November 16, 2018 2:37 PM 2019 presidency: IPOB takes position on Atiku’s endorsement reveals when Kanu will address Igbo

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has reacted to the reported endorsement of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar by some Igbo leaders. The pro-Biafran group disagreed with the leaders, noting that there was no concrete, written and sealed agreement of what Atiku will do for Ndigbo. This was contained in a statement 17

November 15, 2018 5:35 AM Atiku reveals why he’s afraid of going to Enugu, plans for Nigeria’s economy

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has assured that he’s determined to fix the ailing Nigerian economy. The former Vice President said that he was worried about developments in the country as well as the future of the nation and the legacies that would be left for generations unborn. “My commitment 17

November 14, 2018 2:44 PM Sokoto Assembly receives Deputy Governor’s resignation letter

Sokoto State House of Assembly has received the resignation of the Deputy Governor, Alhaji Ahmad Aliyu. Aliyu resignation was contained in a letter dated November 13, 2018 which was read by Deputy Speaker, Alhaji Abubakar Magaji, who presided over Wednesday plenary. The letter reads, “With gratitude to Allah who granted me the opportunity to serve my state 17

November 12, 2018 5:46 AM 2019 election: Gov. Tambuwal’s name missing as INEC displays list of Sokoto guber candidates

The name of Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, was not in the list of governorship candidates from the state displayed by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Sunday. Governor Tambuwal was one of the aspirants who contested for the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at the party’s elective National 19

November 11, 2018 7:12 PM The end of dictatorship has come – Fayose reacts to Atiku’s harassment at airport

Former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has condemned the alleged harassment of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, by security agents. DAILY POST had reported that Atiku, who returned to Nigeria after his stay in Dubai, on Sunday hinted that he was intimated by security operatives. He was quoted as saying 22

November 11, 2018 7:09 PM Fani-Kayode reacts to harassment of Atiku upon arrival from Dubai

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former minister of Aviation, has reacted to the alleged harassment of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, by security agents. DAILY POST had reported that Atiku, who returned to Nigeria after his stay in Dubai, on Sunday hinted that he was intimated by security operatives. He was quoted as saying 20

November 11, 2018 6:59 PM Ben Bruce speaks on harassment of Atiku upon return from Dubai

Ben Murray-Bruce, the Senator representing Bayelsa East, has condemned the alleged harassment of the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar by security agents. Atiku, who just returned to Nigeria after his stay in Dubai, on Sunday hinted that he was intimated by security operatives. He urged President Muhammadu 18

November 11, 2018 2:00 PM Ekiti PDP caucus resolves leadership tussle, affirms Fayose as party leader

The internal crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has been finally laid to rest with the state caucus, the highest decision making organ of the party at the state level, reaffirming former Governor Ayodele Fayose as the leader of the party and declaring the Chief Gboyega Oguntuase-led Exco as the only recognized exco of the party 19

November 10, 2018 1:28 PM 2019 presidency: Okupe attacks El-Rufai over Peter Obi

Doyin Okupe, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has attacked the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai. Okupe was reacting to a tweet where Governor El-Rufai described Peter Obi, the running mate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar as a “religious bigot.” El-Rufai recalled that Obi supported 23