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December 30, 2018 1:47 PM What Buhari did as he visits Shehu Shagari’s family in Sokoto

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday arrived Sokoto State to pay his condolence to the family of late Second Republic President, Shehu Shagari. Buhari was received by the state Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu and former Governor of Sokoto State, Senator Aliyu Wamako. Disclosing this, Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social 20

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 30

October 24, 2018 8:23 PM Atiku: PDP speaks on composition of presidential campaign council

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it is yet to name full composition of members of its Campaign Council for the 2019 presidential election. The National Publicity Secretary of the party, Kola Ologbondiyan, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. Ologbondiyan said the party’s attention had been drawn to a phony post circulating in the social 33

October 14, 2018 5:45 PM APC vs PDP: Wike speaks on Atiku’s chances against Buhari in 2019

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared that People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, will dethrone the Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) government in 2019. He spoke at the Government House in Port Harcourt on Sunday during a Special Thanksgiving Service for the successful hosting of 2018 PDP National 37

October 10, 2018 7:30 PM Atiku reacts to PDP Chairman’s death

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has reacted to the death of the party Chairman in Jos East Local Government Area, LGA, Salisu Nashinang. Alhaji Nashinang, who was part of the party’s delegate to the elective National Convention in Port Harcourt, died during a robbery attack within the week. The former 32

October 9, 2018 7:30 AM Presidency speaks on amount Atiku paid delegates to emerge PDP presidential candidate

The Presidency on Monday accused the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar of bribing delegates during the just concluded primary election conducted in Port Harcourt. President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie alleged that Atiku bribed delegates with the sum of N42billion to emerge 27

October 9, 2018 6:18 AM PDP primary: Tambuwal finally speaks on loss to Atiku, reveals next action

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has congratulated former Vice President Atiku Abubakar for picking the Presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 general elections. However, Tambuwal, in a letter addressed to Atiku, dated Oct. 8, and issued on Monday in Abuja, pledged to support his presidential bid. “On behalf of myself 23

October 7, 2018 4:17 PM 2019: Dogara reacts as Atiku wins PDP presidential ticket

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has reacted to the emergence of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, as the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate for the 2019 General election. Atiku polled the highest votes of 1532 to defeat his closest rival, Aminu Tambuwal who polled 693, and 11 other contestants who had vied for the party’s 30

October 7, 2018 2:36 PM PDP presidential primary: How South East delegates helped Atiku defeat Saraki, Tambuwal, others

Former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, on Sunday emerged the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), ahead of the 2019 general elections. Atiku defeated notable names like Senate President, Bukola Saraki; Sokoto state Governor Aminu Tambuwal, etc. The 72-year-old scored 1532 votes to defeat his closest opponent, Tambuwal, who polled 29

October 7, 2018 6:58 AM PDP presidential primary election: Live results from Port Harcourt

Results of voting from the two-day National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have started trickling in. The main opposition party is expected to confirm its presidential candidate to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC), for the 2019 presidential election. Among the aspirants hoping to grab the party’s 28