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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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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Atiku/Obi: South East was never consulted – Umahi

Atiku/Obi: South East was never consulted – Umahi

The Chairman of the South East Governors Forum and governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. David Nweze Umahi, has expressed shock over the choice of former governor of Anambra State, Mr Peter Obi as the running mate to the presidential candidate of PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubarkar without consulting with the leaders of the zone. Umahi said the earlier statement quoting him as congratulating Peter Obi was never with his knowledge and dissociated himself from the statement,…

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Ben Bruce, Dele Momodu, others congratulate Peter Obi on his emergence as Atiku’s running mate

Ben Bruce, Dele Momodu, others congratulate Peter Obi on his emergence as Atiku’s running mate

Senator Ben Bruce, Dele Momodu have joined several Nigerians to congratulate the former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi on his emergence at Atiku Abubakar’s running mate for the 2019 Presidential elections. ‘Congratulations to DR PETER OBI on your selection as Vice Presidential candidate to THE WAZIRIN ADAMAWA ALHAJI ATIKU ABUBAKAR… Best of luck to both of you’ Dele Momodu tweeted shortly after the meeting. In the words of Ben Bruce, ‘Congrats my friend and brother, Mr. Peter Obi on your…

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2019:Atiku Abubakar picked Peter Obi as running mate

2019:Atiku Abubakar picked Peter Obi as running mate

Information reaching EasternReporter indicates that former Vice president and the presidential candidate for the 2019 Election under the peoples democratic party,  Atiku Abubakar has officially picked former Anambra state governor Peter Obi as running mate. The former governor was in a closed door meeting with the former vice president earlier this afternoon, the meeting lasted for over an hour according to reports. Peter Obi will be contesting alongside Atiku come 2019 as Vice President of Nigeria. ‘Congratulations…

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2019 Election: Atiku, Peter Obi in closed-door meeting

2019 Election: Atiku, Peter Obi in closed-door meeting

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, is currently holding talks with Peter Obi in Abuja. Mr Obi arrived at Mr Abubakar’s residence in Asokoro neighborhood around 3:00 p.m., and both have been holding undisclosed talks. The former Anambra governor is widely speculated as a top candidate for Mr Abubakar to pick as running mate. The former vice president on Sunday became the presidential candidate of PDP, Nigeria’s main opposition. Several options have…

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