Here is what Festus Keyamo has to say about the postponement of the elections

Here is what Festus Keyamo has to say about the postponement of the elections

Spokesperson of the Buhari Campaign Organization, Festus Keyamo, has condemned the postponement of the elections by INEC. In a statement released on Saturday morning, Keyamo said there are indications that INEC is working with PDP to frustrate Nigerians because they know they would lose the elections. Read his statement below We have just received with great disappointment and disillusionment the announcement by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of its decision to postpone the Presidential/National…

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‘Do not allow yourselves to be used to cause violence’ – President Buhari says as he signs final peace accord

‘Do not allow yourselves to be used to cause violence’ – President Buhari says as he signs final peace accord

Earlier today, President Buhari and other presidential candidates from other political parties signed the second and final 2019 National Peace Accord in Abuja. At the event which held at the International conference center, Abuja, President buhari advised Nigerian youths not to allow themselves to be used to cause violence during the forthcoming elections. See his full speech below… Another election is upon us and not unexpectedly, there is anxiety in the air. This is typical of any form…

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Oil magnate, two others remanded in prison custody over N50m crude oil fraud

Oil magnate, two others remanded in prison custody over N50m crude oil fraud

The Port-Harcourt zonal office of EFCC on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 arraigned the trio of Martins Derisoma Ogbanga, Busari Adeyemi, Uwem Sunday Assan and a company: Dempo Resources Ltd., before Justice I.M Sani of the Federal High Court, sitting in Port-Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. They were arraigned on a 19-count charge bordering on conspiracy and obtaining money by false pretences to the tune of N50million, contrary to Section 8 (a) of the Advance Fee Fraud and…

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Elections: APC speaks on Buhari allegedly calling for violence if PDP wins

Elections: APC speaks on Buhari allegedly calling for violence if PDP wins

The All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign council on Tuesday accused the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, of peddling falsehood, scaremongering and misinformation against President Muhammadu Buhari. Its spokesman, Festus Keyamo, in a statement made available to DAILY POST, said Atiku, while speaking in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State on Monday, alleged that Buhari called for violence if the APC loses on Saturday when he campaigned in Zamfara State. He said, “Nothing…

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‘I have pictures of Obasanjo using policemen to snatch ballot boxes’ – Adams Oshiomhole

‘I have pictures of Obasanjo using policemen to snatch ballot boxes’ – Adams Oshiomhole

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has questioned the morality of former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s alarm over alleged plans of the ruling party to rig the election.   Speaking in Ilorin, Kwara State, during the APC rally on Monday, Oshiomhole said he had evidence of Obasanjo’s use of policemen to snatch ballot boxes. However, he didn’t say if this happened during the election that made Obasanjo President in 1999 or the…

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Ex-US President, Bill Clinton, cancels his visit to Nigeria

Ex-US President, Bill Clinton, cancels his visit to Nigeria

Former U.S President Bill Clinton has cancelled his scheduled visit to Nigeria for fear it might become politicized. Clinton was scheduled to visit Nigeria this week with the intention of speaking with the presidential candidates. The visit was facilitated by the Kofi Annan Foundation and the National Peace Committee (NPC). Clinton’s spokesperson, Angel Ureña, in a statement released, said instead of him coming, he will speak over the phone with President Buhari and Atiku Abubakar later this week. “Over…

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PDP spokesman, Ben Bako arrested by DSS for ‘hate speech’

PDP spokesman, Ben Bako arrested by DSS for ‘hate speech’

The Director, Media and Publicity, Kaduna State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Campaign Organisation, Ben Bako, has been arrested by security agents. It was learnt that Bako has been taken to Abuja headquarters of the Department of Security Service, DSS,for questioning over what it referred to as hate speech made during the PDP campaign in Kafachan last week. The PDP’s Spokesperson told their supporters in Southern Kaduna during one of the opposition’s campaign rallies to attack anyone who…

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FG denies reports that Leah Sharibu is dead

FG denies reports that Leah Sharibu is dead

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has described as ‘absolute fake news’ the reports on social media that abducted Dapchi school girl, Leah Sharibu, has died in captivity. “It’s absolutely fake news. There is nothing like that,” the Minister said at a press briefing in Ilorin, Kwara State He said the rumour of Sharibu’s death, which surfaced just a few days to the presidential election, is another ploy by the political opposition to tarnish…

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I will never contest again after 2019 election, this’ll be my fifth and last election, I’ll not abuse constitution – President Buhari

I will never contest again after 2019 election, this’ll be my fifth and last election, I’ll not abuse constitution – President Buhari

On Sunday, President Buhari vowed that the forthcoming 2019 presidential election would be the last he would contest. Speaking at a meeting with the royal fathers in the Government House, Buhari promised not to abuse the constitution, noting that he would stop contesting after this coming election.  He said the 2019 election would be the fifth time he is contesting for Presidency after he ran for the office of the president under All Nigeria People’s Party…

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We are winning the war against Boko Haram, IS unholy alliance -Buratai

We are winning the war against Boko Haram, IS unholy alliance -Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has said the military is winning the war against Boko Haram terrorists and Islamic State West Africa or ISWA. The Army Chief said this when he declared open the two-day maiden “Career planning and management’’ seminar for senior officers in Abuja today February 11th. Represented at the occassion by Maj.-Gen. Aliyu Nani, the Chief of Policy and Plans, Buratai maintained that the army was making gains in the counter insurgency…

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