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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 25

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 24

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 24

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 19

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 23

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 23

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 20

August 30, 2018 8:05 PM 2019: Tambuwal speaks on PDP consensus candidate

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has admitted that picking a consensus candidate “is part of democratic process”. Tambuwal was speaking with newsmen shortly after picking up presidential nomination forms from the Wadata Plaza headquarters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday. He joins notable politicians like Senate President Bukola 28

August 3, 2018 10:44 AM Defection: Buhari’s ministers, 3 more APC governors in secret talks with PDP – Secondus

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has said that three more governors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and some ministers in President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet are in secret talks with his party over possible defection. Secondus also gave leeway to the recent heavy-weight returnees who wished 28

February 17, 2018 3:33 PM Ortom speaks on absence at APC governors‘ visit to Buhari in Daura

The state’s chief executives did not make the trip to Buhari’s country home in Daura, Katsina state, on Friday. Ortom spoke on Saturday through his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase. DAILY POST reached Akase to respond to reports that Ortom might have deliberately stayed away from the meeting. He said there was no need to read meaning to his principal’s 38