Atiku Abubakar gives reason for picking Peter Obi as his running mate

Atiku Abubakar gives reason for picking Peter Obi as his running mate

PDP presidential candidate for the 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar, announced his decision to pick former Anambra state governor, Peter Obi, as his running mate Yesterday. In a statement released by the director of his campaign organization, Gbenga Daniels, Atiku said he picked Peter Obi because of his vast knowledge of the economy and also his youthfulness. “The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has chosen former Chairman of Fidelity Bank Plc and former…

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Nigerian couple welcomes son after 9 years of waiting

Nigerian couple welcomes son after 9 years of waiting

Gospel artiste, Uchena Thelma Eshareturi and her husband,Omax, have welcomed a son after nine years of waiting. Sharing the good nes on her IG page, the excited new mum wrote; ”After Waiting on God for 9years, we are happy to announce our most precious gift our son Oreoghene Ebubechukwu Eshareturi . @orennturi is all of God’s grace in one face and a confirmation that when Jesus says Yes, nobody can say No. @omaxeshareturi and I are super grateful to…

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My government deserves continuity- President Buhari

My government deserves continuity- President Buhari

President Buhari today stated that his government deserves continuity. Buhari said this when he spoke at an interfaith initiative for peace conference on Religious Harmony in Nigeria which held in Abuja today October 13th. Speaking at the event, President Buhari said ”I am proud to say that our country has moved on, the era of free money, lack of transparency and accountability is over! We deserve continuity; we deserve a better future for the coming…

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Obasanjo lobbying US authorities to withdraw Atiku’s US entry ban- APC

Obasanjo lobbying US authorities to withdraw Atiku’s US entry ban- APC

The ruling party, APC, has accused former presidnet Olusegun Obasanjo, of lobbying the US government to withdraw the ban on the former Vice president. In a statement released by its spokesperson, Yekini Nabena, the party said Obasanjo is working to ensure that the US government withdraw the ban placed on Atiku from entering the United States following a 2005 $500,000 bribery scandal that involved Atiku, his fourth wife, Jennifer and former United States Congressman, William Jefferson….

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Can Atiku Abubakar defeat Muhammadu Buhari in 2019? – Dele Momodu

Can Atiku Abubakar defeat Muhammadu Buhari in 2019? – Dele Momodu

Read the piece by Dele Momodu below. Fellow Nigerians, interesting times are here again. And the ways of God are mysterious indeed. This time last week, no one was sure who would ultimately emerge as the quintessential leader of opposition for the general elections in our dear beloved country which comes up in February next year. There were about 12 assorted gladiators lined up and seeking the Presidential ticket of PDP, which truly needs to…

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2019 Presidency: Obasanjo’s endorsement of Atiku a joke – Buhari’s appointee, Dan Onjeh

2019 Presidency: Obasanjo’s endorsement of Atiku a joke – Buhari’s appointee, Dan Onjeh

Daniel Onjeh, a Senatorial aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the Benue South primary election, has described ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo’s endorsement of his erstwhile deputy, Atiku Abubakar as Nigeria’s President in 2019 as a joke. He recounted Obasanjo’s failures as President yesterday at a press conference he hosted at the APC National Secretariat, Abuja. According to Onjeh, the former President was not qualified to present himself as an opinion moulder…

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South East leaders react to Atiku’s choice of Peter Obi as running mate

South East leaders react to Atiku’s choice of Peter Obi as running mate

Some leaders in the South East of Nigeria have reacted to the choice of Mr Peter Obi as the running mate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. Mr Ukpai Ukairo, PDP Legal Adviser, South East Zone speaking with the News agency of Nigeria, NAN, described the choice of Obi as perfect. Ukairo said Obi had one of the best track records of performance during his time as governor in Anambra, hence…

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Why South East should not support Atiku, Peter Obi – Osita Okechukwu

Why South East should not support Atiku, Peter Obi – Osita Okechukwu

The Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria, Mr. Osita Okechukwu has queried the choice of Peter Obi as the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar’s running mate. Okechukwu, who is also APC Chieftain said that the Atiku/Obi ticket was basically driven by a promise to restructure the country as well as to do one term in office which cannot be trusted. He warned Nigerians not to fall to the restructuring sentiments,…

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Atiku: How Enugu residents reacted to Peter Obi’s emergence as PDP VP candidate

Atiku: How Enugu residents reacted to Peter Obi’s emergence as PDP VP candidate

Scores of Enugu State residents on Saturday, expressed joy, as the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, named former governor of Anambra, Mr Peter Obi, his running mate for the 2019 presidential election. Some of the residents, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu, said that Atiku made a right choice in picking Obi as his running mate. A legal practitioner, Mr Nicholas Ude, noted that the choice of the former governor…

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