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July 16, 2018 12:05 PM 2019: Atiku begins nationwide tour, set mega declaration for July 21st– The Sun News

Former vice-president and leading presidential aspirant, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will be commencing a consultation and familiarization tour across the country beginning from July 16, 2018 ahead of the presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The former number two citizen will begin with a scheduled visit to Gombe State on Monday then proceed 19

July 12, 2018 11:40 AM Can Obj, Atiku’s CUPP Serve Nigeria A Hot Cup Of Coffee? By Fredrick Nwabufo

In Nigeria, alliance politics is a historical staple. In the 1960s, the NCNC and NPC forged an alliance to stabilise the newly independent country. But the marriage segued from harmony to divorce. The skirmishes among the political parties – NCNC, NPC and AG – heightened the political temperature of the country to a frightening degree, and eventually 17

July 12, 2018 9:44 AM Atiku, Shehu Sani react to recent killings in Sokoto

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has condemned the recent attack in Gandi, Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State. Atiku, reacting said the killings of Nigerians show that Nigeria’s internal security is broken. “I’m saddened at reports of killings in Gandi, Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State. “With thousands killed while our country 19

July 9, 2018 8:23 PM R-APC: What Dino Melaye said about Buhari, APC during signing of MoU with, others

Dino Melaye, the Senator representing Kogi West, has boasted that the All Progressives Congress (APC), will lose power in the 2019 general elections. Melaye stated this after the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) signed a memorandum of understanding with the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC) and other parties on Monday, ahead of the general elections 31

July 7, 2018 3:26 PM 2019: Makarfi speaks on IBB endorsing Atiku for presidency

Makarfi, who also served as the Chairman of the National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is now one of the over 12 presidential aspirants of the party. In an interview with Daily Trust, Makarfi stated that he is not interested in rumours and permuations. “I also read in the papers that IBB endorsed Atiku. But I think we should 28

July 5, 2018 3:07 PM Ekiti election: PDP leaders storm Ado-Ekiti for mega rally

Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, led by the party’s National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus are currently in Ado-Ekiti for a mega campaign ahead of next Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State. Those present at the campaign ground include all members of the National Working Committee, NWC, former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Governors 37

July 1, 2018 7:33 PM 2019 presidency: Atiku meets Babangida secretly, ignores supporters

Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President on Sunday visited ex-military Head of State, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, IBB, at his Minna hilltop residence in Niger State. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential aspirant was accompanied by some members of his campaign organisation. He arrived Minna International Airport at about 12.35 pm and drove straight 20

June 27, 2018 5:59 AM World Cup 2018: Atiku reacts to Nigeria’s 2-1 loss to Argentina

A former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has reacted to the Super Eagles’ defeat to Argentina at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. A 2-1 defeat to Argentina at Saint Petersburg on Tuesday saw Nigeria crash out of the tournament. It was also Nigeria’s 5th defeat to Argentina in the World Cup. Messi scored his first goal at this year’s tournament for Argentina 30

June 25, 2018 8:04 AM Atiku speaks on assassination attempt on President

Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, has reacted to the assassination attempt on the President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa. Mnangagwa had on Saturday escaped a blast at a ruling ZANU-PF party’s rally. Reacting to the incident, the Waziri of Adamawa urged Zimbabweans to do away with anti-democratic forces. In a tweet, the former Vice President wrote 31

June 24, 2018 5:40 AM Kwankwaso meets Atiku, shuns APC convention

Former Governor of Kano State, Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso who was absent from national convention of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Saturday met with former vice president, Atiku Abubakar. The meeting which held at Atiku’s residence may not be unconnected with the 2019 general elections. Kwankwaso was said to have arrived Atiku’s residence at about 32