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By admin On 5 Dec, 2018 At 05:58 PM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, yesterday dismissed the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as unfit to be entrusted with the presidency of the country, describing the main opposition party’s flag bearer as “a merry-go-round and carnival-like politician with no focus or mission.” […]


By admin On 5 Dec, 2018 At 01:27 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

Worried by the lingering crisis enveloping the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State yesterday led members of the national peace and reconciliation committee, set up by the party to the presidential Villa for reconciliation talks with aggrieved members in South-west, including Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Yesterday’s meeting coincided with the […]


By admin On 5 Dec, 2018 At 01:00 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), the umbrella body of over 45 major opposition parties, has adopted the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as its consensus candidate. The Coalition reached the decision on Wednesday at a closed door deliberation held at Yar’ Adua Centre in Abuja. The endorsement enjoyed the majority support […]


By admin On 5 Dec, 2018 At 01:24 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has warned that former President Olusegun and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, may incur the wrath of God for allegedly toying with His name. He said Obasanjo had forgotten that he swore that God should punish him if he ever supports […]


By admin On 1 Dec, 2018 At 01:00 PM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

Following the reservations expressed by the federal government over moves by the United States to grant the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar American visa, the Director General of PDP Campaign Organisation and the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has described the statement as a panic reaction of a scared government. […]


By admin On 1 Dec, 2018 At 01:37 PM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The Presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, will on Monday kick off his bid to wrestle power from President Muhammadu Buhari at the February 16, 2019 Presidential election, with a campaign rally in Sokoto State. The Director General of the Campaign Council and President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki […]


By admin On 1 Dec, 2018 At 01:19 PM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Council Friday released the Operational Directorates, as well as names of eight spokespersons for its 2019 campaign. According to a statement by the National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, the campaign council named former Governor of Cross River state, Senator Liyel Imoke, as Deputy Director […]


By admin On 1 Dec, 2018 At 01:30 PM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The national chairmen of 91 political parties on the platform of Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) have resolved to pull out of the 2019 general election if the amendment to the Electoral Act is not signed. At a meeting on Friday at the INEC Electoral Institute, Abuja, which had in attendance over 70 national chairmen […]


By admin On 24 Nov, 2018 At 01:33 PM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

Former President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday challenged the Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima to offer plausible explanations “for the ignoble roles he played in worsening the Boko Haram tragedy in his home state.” This is coming as some concerned Borno State stakeholders are calling on Shettima to account for how he has been managing the state’s […]


By admin On 24 Nov, 2018 At 01:46 PM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

A former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, has warned that militarisation of the 2019 elections will dent the credibility of the exercise and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) with attendant security consequences. He said that the responsibility of security agencies must be defined as their roles are very critical to the success or […]


By admin On 6 Oct, 2018 At 04:32 PM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments

The failure of the 12 presidential aspirants of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, to agree on a consensus candidate has delayed the start of the party’s convention in Port Harcourt. The 12 aspirants met earlier in the day but after almost an hour of deliberation, there was no agreement on a consensus candidate. According to […]