2019 Election: Peter Obi reveals Igbo leaders’ position on his emergence as Vice Presidential candidate

2019 Election: Peter Obi reveals Igbo leaders’ position on his emergence as Vice Presidential candidate

Peter Obi, Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has stated that Igbo leaders have agreed to support him He also assured that his position would not clash with that of Governor Willie Obiano of Anaabra State, if elected. Obi, who will run with the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, said this in a statement issued by Val Obienyem, his media aide on Saturday. According to Obi, while Obiano will pilot the affairs…

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IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu did not reach any agreement with anybody to vote Buhari out

IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu did not reach any agreement with anybody to vote Buhari out

Uche Mefor, the Deputy Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has countered report that its leader, Nnamdi Kanu agreed to work against President Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection. Recall that Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Minister of Aviation, had said Kanu vowed to work against the reelection of Buhari in 2019. But in a statement signed by Uche Mefor, IPOB described Fani-Kayode’s claim as “crude tactics” in an attempt to drag the name of its leader through…

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Apostle John Okoriko: Why God made Buhari President

Apostle John Okoriko: Why God made Buhari President

Founder Solid Rock Kingdom Church in Mkpat Enin Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, Apostle John Okoriko, has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari is God’s answer to outcries of Nigerians against the evil of corruption. At a press briefing marking his 70th birthday, Okoriko said at the weekend that God brought Buhari to power in 2015 to rid the country of corruption, which had ravaged the socio-economic and political lives of Nigerians. According to…

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My VP candidacy about Ndigbo, Nigerians, not me, says Obi

My VP candidacy about Ndigbo, Nigerians, not me, says Obi

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Friday played host to the Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, describing him as an iconic son of Igboland, who has distinguished himself creditably in private and public dealings as a successful businessman and two-term former Governor of Anambra State. Governor Ugwuanyi, who described the PDP Vice Presidential Candidate as a formidable and trusted party man, warmly welcomed him and his entourage…

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EFCC moves Fayose to Lagos for trial

EFCC moves Fayose to Lagos for trial

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC has moved ex-governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose from its Abuja office to Lagos state where he will be tried at a Federal High Court on Monday October 22nd. Fayose visited the anti-graft agency’s office on Tuesday, October 16th, to answer questions regarding his involvement in the $2.1 billion arms procurement funds. He is alleged to have received N1.3 billion from the office of the former National Security…

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What Diego Maradona Surgeon said about his knees

What Diego Maradona Surgeon said about his knees

Football legend, Diego Maradona’s surgeon has said he needs to have artificial knees if he is to carry on walking. German Ochoa confirmed the retired player has severe arthritis in both knees after Diego was seen in a video this week struggling to walk with the help of right-hand man Luis Campos at the training ground of the Mexican second division club he now manages. He said knee replacement surgery is the only long-term option…

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President Buhari: Why I would continue to hold Goodluck Jonathan in high esteem

President Buhari: Why I would continue to hold Goodluck Jonathan in high esteem

President Buhari says he would continue to hold former president Goodluck Jonathan in high esteem for conceding the 2015 presidential election without any fight. President Buhari said this last night when he hosted members of the Kannywood entertainment industry to a dinner at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Speaking in Hausa, President Buhari said “I’ll continue to hold former president Jonathan in high esteem as a result of that singular act. He (Jonathan) was in power as…

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