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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2019 Election: Buhari reveals where his votes will come from

2019 Election: Buhari reveals where his votes will come from

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that pregnant women and ordinary Nigerians will vote him back to power in 2019 election. According to Buhari ”I am not hoping to get any vote from the “big men” because they don’t come out to vote during elections”. The President also said that he would perform better if given another opportunity. Buhari further stated that he had warned the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the security agencies to…

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2019 Election: Atiku attacks Buhari again, reveals what he will do to President

2019 Election: Atiku attacks Buhari again, reveals what he will do to President

The Peoples Democratic Party, Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has stated that he will “retire” President Muhammadu Buhari back to Daura in 2019. Abubakar stated that Nigerians and not politicians would decide between a failed government and one with solutions. In a statement issued by his spokesperson, Paul Ibe, on Thursday night, the former Vice President insisted that he was “well-wired” to provide leadership for the country. NAN, quoted him as saying “This is a government…

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2019 Election: Peter Obi speaks on Southeast govs working against him

2019 Election: Peter Obi speaks on Southeast govs working against him

Former Anambra State governor, Mr Peter Obi has stated that South-East governors and leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the region never acted against him. He said this in reaction to alleged opposition to his emergence as the running mate of the party’s presidential candidate, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. NAN reports that Obi spoke when he visited the site of last Friday’s pipeline fire that killed scores of residents of Umuimo and Umuadoro communities in…

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Sitting arrangement disagreement: Akpabio asks Saraki to resign

Sitting arrangement disagreement: Akpabio asks Saraki to resign

Former Senate Minority leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has called on Senate President, Bukola Saraki, to resign his position honorably or be forced out of office. Akpabio called for Saraki’s resignation after the spat they had on Wednesday in the house over Akpabio’s seating position. The senate was thrown into a rowdy session yesterday after Saraki asked Akpabio to move to the seat allocated to him in the senate before he could make any contribution. This…

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What Buhari said about 2019 election and Fayose during Fayemi’s swearing-in

What Buhari said about 2019 election and Fayose during Fayemi’s swearing-in

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his confidence in Kayode Fayemi’s ability to deliver democratic dividends in Ekiti State, following his swearing-in as Governor on Tuesday. Buhari, who was represented at the swearing-in event by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mustapha Boss, said Fayemi as a former member of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), had persistently been disturbing him about the development of the state. The president also slammed the Ayodele Fayose’s…

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2019: 180 Former South Eastern lawmakers take position on the choice of Obi as Atiku’s running mate

2019: 180 Former South Eastern lawmakers take position on the choice of Obi as Atiku’s running mate

A 180-member caucus of former National Assembly lawmakers from the South East region has insisted that the former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, was the best choice as the running mate to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. A former member of the House of Representatives and spokesman of the caucus State, Ogbuefi Ozomgbachi, made the ex-lawmakers’ position known when he briefed newsmen in Abuja, on Tuesday. He also lauded…

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What Former US Ambassador to Nigeria John Campbell said about President Buhari

What Former US Ambassador to Nigeria John Campbell said about President Buhari

Former US Ambassador to Nigeria, John Campbell, in a recent interview with Channels TV, said from his investigations while in Nigeria, he discovered that President Buhari won the last three presidential elections but he was rigged out of the elections. Campbell first made the allegation in his recently released book, ”Nigeria, What everyone needs to know”. When asked in the interview how he arrived at the conclusion that Buhari won three times but was rigged…

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2019 Election: Ex-militants vow to work against Buhari

2019 Election: Ex-militants vow to work against Buhari

National Coalition of Niger Delta Ex-Agitators, NCNDE-A, under the leadership of Eshanekpe Israel, has vowed to work against the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari in the forthcoming general election, describing him as a disappointment to the group and the entire Niger Delta region. According to the erstwhile pro-Buhari group, the President has shown enough disdain for the youths and ex-militants under the aegis of the NCNDE-A, noting that the group worked to install President Buhari…

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What Atiku said about the travel ban placed on 50 Nigerians by Buhari

What Atiku said about the travel ban placed on 50 Nigerians by Buhari

Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has condemned the restriction of 50 prominent Nigerians and seizure of their assests by the federal government. President Buhari in a statement on Saturday, announced that some 50 persons have been barred from travelling out of the country, saying the move was to deprive them the benefits of depleting their alleged loot. In a statement issued on his behalf by his campaign organisation, Abubakar said…

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