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Executive Order 6: FG goes all out on corruption
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Executive Order 6: FG goes all out on corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari • Travel Restriction Placed On More Than 50 High Profile Nigerians • Their Financial Transactions Under Watch • Buhari Foisting Full-blown Fascism On Nigeria- PDP • President So Desperate To Remain In Power, Acting Like A Dictator- Fani-Kayode •Lawyers Decry Action • Action Primitive, Political Witch-hunt- HURIWA […]

Dankwambo congratulates Atiku, pledges support
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Dankwambo congratulates Atiku, pledges support

[FILE PHOTO] Ibrahim Dankwambo Following the emergence of Alhaji Abubakar Atiku as Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), one of the runners-up during the primaries, Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State, has congratulated and pledged his support to him. Dankwambo declared his support for the party’s presidential candidate in […]

Why I forgave, endorsed Atiku for president – Obasanjo
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Why I forgave, endorsed Atiku for president – Obasanjo

Former vice president Abubakar Atiku, former president Olusegun Obasanjo, PDP national chairman Uche Secondus in Ota, Ogun state Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo said his faith as a Christian does not allow him to keep grudges against Atiku Abubakar, especially when he himself asks God for forgiveness daily. Obasanjo whom […]

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Obasanjo endorses Atiku for president

Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday said he has forgiven his former vice-president Abubakar Atiku for some grievances he has against him while in office. He also endorsed Atiku as his candidate choice for the presidency in next year’s general election. Obasanjo, earlier, often criticised his former vice and […]

Why Saraki lost PDP presidential ticket – APC
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Why Saraki lost PDP presidential ticket – APC

[FILE PHOTO] Bukola Saraki Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress Tuesday said the deceitfulness of the Senate president Bukola Saraki cost him the presidential ticket of the opposition People’s Democratic Party. “When a leader cannot be trusted, cannot be relied upon, and cannot keep agreements, the people take due cognizance and […]

Atiku not capable of beating Buhari in 2019, APC claims
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Atiku not capable of beating Buhari in 2019, APC claims

The ruling All Progressives Congress on Monday said former vice-president and presidential candidate of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Abubakar Atiku lacks a trustworthy character to beat president Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 general elections. Abubakar won the primary election with 1, 532 votes to beat Sokoto state governor Aminu […]

The man Atiku Abubakar
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The man Atiku Abubakar

Supporters of former Nigerian vice-President Atiku Abubakar hold a poster as they celebrate his winning of the presidential ticket of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) during the party's national convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on October 7, 2018. Nigeria's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has picked Abubakar […]

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Why delegates dumped Tambuwal for Atiku

• Ex-VP joins Buhari in battle for presidency • Makes peace overture to Obasanjo • Ohanaeze, others laud his emergence • ‘Buhari sure to win presidential poll’ • Aisha Buhari knocks APC primaries The battle line between the main contenders in next year’s general elections was finally drawn yesterday as […]

Atiku Abubakar covers triumph with tears
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Atiku Abubakar covers triumph with tears

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. PHOTO: PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP • How supporters received result of primary Everything worked in favour of the penitent Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as it regained its national political stamina through a successful special national convention and presidential primary that threw up Alhaji Atiku […]

Nigerian Twitter reacts to Atiku emergence as PDP presidential candidate
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Nigerian Twitter reacts to Atiku emergence as PDP presidential candidate

[FILE PHOTO] Atiku Abubakar Former Nigeria’s vice president Atiku Abubakar has been elected as the People’s Democratic Party’s presidential candidate in the next general elections. The former vice president wins the election with 1, 532 votes with the governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, coming a distant second with 693 […]

Nigeria’s main parties to select their presidential candidates
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Nigeria’s main parties to select their presidential candidates

A man walks past the People's Democratic Party (PDP) headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria October 2, 2018. Picture taken October 2, 2018. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde Nigeria’s two main political parties met Saturday to pick their nominees for presidential polls scheduled for February 2019, as political heavyweights jostle for position to challenge President […]

Tambuwal, Atiku others contend for PDP presidential ticket
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Tambuwal, Atiku others contend for PDP presidential ticket

Atiku Abubakar • Wike Assures Delegates Of Adequate Security Ahead of today’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential primary election, the winning pendulum, as at yesterday, appeared to be swinging between the Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal and former Vice President Abubakar Atiku. This is just as Rivers State Governor Nyesom […]

Osun election: Police throw tear gas at Secondus, Saraki, others during Abuja protest
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Osun election: Police throw tear gas at Secondus, Saraki, others during Abuja protest

PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus during the protest in Abuja… yesterday PHOTO: LUCY LADIDI ELUKPO • Aregbesola Knocks Protesters, As Ganduje Presents Governor-Elect To Buhari The Nigerian Police, yesterday, threw tear gas at top leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who staged a peaceful protest against the alleged roles […]