Category Archives: Breaking

43 Political Parties Endorse Ganduje For Saturday’s Gubernatorial Election

Ahead of Saturday’s election, no fewer than 43 political parties Thursday threw their weight behind the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje. They spoke through their spokesman and gubernatorial candidate of United People’s Congress, UPC, Ambassador Ibrahim Gaya, during a breakfast meeting held at the state’s Government House. Gaya enjoined…

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Nasarawa Guber: I Have Not Stepped Down As Governorship Candidate – Labaran Maku Confirms

The candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Nasarawa State, Labaran Maku, has reacted to reports that he has ‘stepped down’ from the Saturday’s governorship election in the State. A letter allegedly emanating from the Labaran Maku Campaign Organisation had claimed that the former Minister of Information under the immediate past administration had…

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March 9 Elections: Buratai Reveals Plan By Politicians To Carry Out Assassinations, Bombings [Full Statement]

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, has said they have uncovered plots by some politicians seeking to disrupt the March 9 elections with violence, including bombing some areas. Buratai made the revelation on Wednesday, during a meeting with Principal Staff Officers (PSOs), General Officers Commanding (GOC), Operational Commanders and Directors of…

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Taraba Governorship: APC Reacts To Sacking Of Candidate 3 Days To Election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says its governorship candidate for Taraba state, Sani Danladi, remains eligible to run for the March 9 election, despite a court ruling disqualifying him. According News reports that, Jalingo Division of the Federal High Court disqualified Danladi due to improper declaration of age. The presiding judge, Justice S.D. Pam, ruled that Danladi provided…

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Amaechi Throws Weight Behind AAC Guber Candidate In Rivers

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has declared his support for the governorship candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) in Rivers State, Awara Biokpomabo. Following his endorsement, Amaechi, leader of All Progressives Congress (APC) urged members of APC and supporters of the party in Rivers to massively vote on Saturday for Biokpomabo, a riverine man from…

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Agbakoba Backtracks, Supports Atiku’s Decision To Challenge Buhari

Olisa Agbakoba, a senior lawyer, says he supports the decision of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to go to court. He also said his earlier advice to the former vice-president not to go to court was because of the “uphill task” he would face following the suspension of Walter Onnoghen,…

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Fifteen Governorship Candidates Step Down For Governor Darius Ishaku

Ahead of the March 9th, 2019 Governorship and State House of Assembly elections in the country, fifteen political party candidates vying for the number one political office in Taraba state have stepped down for Governor Darius Ishaku. They sited his peaceful disposition, developmental strides, respect for democracy and qualitative leadership as rationales for withdrawing from…

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Why Atiku, His Supporters Must Work With Us – Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has enjoined the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar to work with President Muhammadu Buhari instead of going to court over the outcome of the just concluded presidential election Amaechi, who is the Director General of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Presidential Campaign Council, urged…

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Atiku Applies For Appeal Court Order To Inspect INEC Register, Other Documents

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar, has filed an ex-parte motion at the court of Appeal in Abuja, seeking various orders of the court to allow him to access all documents used by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the conduct of the February 23, Presidential elections. The ex-parte…

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