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October 19, 2018 4:03 PM 2019 presidency: What Babaginda told Obasanjo about suffering in Nigeria – Keyamo

Director of Media of the Buhari Campaign Organisation, Festus Keyamo, SAN, has recalled what former Military Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida told former President, Olusegun Obasanjo about the sufferings of Nigerians in 2002. Keyamo said that Obasanjo and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, were trying to deceive young Nigerians by telling them that there 20

October 19, 2018 6:10 AM 2019: Buhari’s in-law, Amosun, Abe lose out as APC submits candidates’ names

Former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Chairman, Nuhu Ribadu; Senator Magnus Abe and Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Uguru Usani have lost out in the nomination process for the governorship ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Appeals Committee rejected their appeals and upheld results of the primaries 19

October 18, 2018 4:01 PM Peter Obi finally speaks on owning houses in London

Valentine Obienyem, media aide to Peter Obi, running mate to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 election, has insisted that there was no time his principal claimed that he had no house in London. Obienyem made this clarification in a statement, while reacting to reports that Obi lied about owning houses in London 21

October 18, 2018 3:32 PM APC, PDP lose members as more federal lawmakers defect

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday, lost members in the House of Representatives. Akinlaja Joseph, a member of the PDP joined the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), while Olatoye Sugar, a member of the APC, switched camp to the Action Democratic Congress (ADC). Their defections were announced in a letter which 25

October 18, 2018 6:12 AM Plateau 2019: PDP guber candidate, JT Useni picks Shignugul as running mate

The Peoples Democratic Party’s gubernatorial candidate in Plateau State, Jeremiah Useni, has picked Benedict Shignugul, a retired Theatre Nurse, as his running mate. This was disclosed by the PDP Organising Secretary in the State, Yakubu Chocho. Chocho said, the 58-year-old Shignugul, who hails from Mangu, was picked after “careful considerations and deliberations 17

October 16, 2018 5:49 AM My house surrounded – Fayose

Outgoing Ekiti State governor, Ayo Fayose, has alleged “planned invasion” of his house. He said he had informed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of his readiness to submit himself for questioning and that there was no need for drama. “It is known to the public that I offered to make myself available at the EFCC office today”, he tweeted 19

October 15, 2018 5:24 PM Atiku’s camp rubbishes Buhari govt again, says 12 million Nigerians jobless

The Spokesperson for the Atiku Campaign Organisation, Segun Sowunmi, has stated that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, can fix the nation’s economy. He said this on Monday during an appearance on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily. Specifically, he said with the nation’s increase in population and decrease 19

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 28

October 14, 2018 4:19 PM Travel ban: Ohanaeze spokesman, Ibegbu backs Buhari

Mazi Chuks Ibegbu, deputy national publicity secretary of the apex Igbo organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has backed the federal government’s ban on 50 high-profile persons from traveling abroad over corruption cases. This followed a directive by President Muhammadu Buhari on the full implementation of Executive Order 6. Ibegbu, who spoke in an interview 20

October 14, 2018 2:31 PM 2019: PDP candidate blows hot over vote buying

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic ‎Party (PDP) in Bauchi State, Senator Bala Mohammed Kaura has disclosed that his party would no longer tolerate injustice, vote buying and humiliation of his supporters ahead of, and during the 2019 general election. Senator Kaura made the disclosure yesterday in Bauchi while addressing a reconciliation 20