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: 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 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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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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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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