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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 28

October 14, 2018 9:47 AM Tambuwal’s convoy attacked, one killed

The Police Command in Sokoto State has confirmed the death of one person as a result of stray bullets fired when hoodlums allegedly attacked Gov. Aminu Tambuwal’s motorcade in Sokoto on Saturday. The command’s spokesperson, DSP Cordelia Nwawe, told newsmen that one other person who was injured during the incident had been hospitalised. The governor was received 22

October 12, 2018 12:41 PM Presidency replies Atiku, lists Buhari’s ongoing/completed projects across 36 states [Full list]

In what appears like a response to the 14 posers raised by the Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, the Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, has published a list of ongoing and completed projects across the country by the Buhari administration. The Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation had accused Buhari 17

October 11, 2018 7:21 PM 2019: Reno Omokri reveals what Obasanjo’s meeting with Atiku, Bishop Kukah, Sheikh Gumi means

Reno Omokri, the former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has reacted to the meeting of former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, with his former boss, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Thursday. Joining Atiku at the meeting were his righthand man and former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, and Uche Secondus, the National Chairman of the party 21

October 11, 2018 7:04 PM Saraki’s aide reacts as Obasanjo meets Atiku, Oyedepo, Sheikh Gumi

Special Assistant to Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on International Relations, Bamikole Omisore, has reacted to the meeting of political bigwigs with former president, Olusegun Obasanjo. Writing on Twitter, Omisore posted an image of Obasanjo, former vice-president Atiku Abubakar, Sheikh Gumi and called it a “welcome development”. “Any gathering that brings 21

October 11, 2018 7:02 AM Justice Waziri Abali is dead

The death has been announced of Justice Waziri Abali, the Yerima of Fika. Abali is also a younger brother to Muhammad Ibn Abali Muhammad Idrissa, Emir of Fika and Chairman, Yobe State Council of Chiefs. His funeral prayers were held on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at Garki Area 1 Mosque near old Federal Secretariat, Abuja. He was known for his frank views 20

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 25

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 20

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 24

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