Category Archives: Breaking

Olusegun Obasanjo Blasts Atiku Abubakar, Calls Him A “Blatant Shameless And Liar”

Former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has described Atiku Abubakar, his erstwhile deputy, as a “shameless liar” who plotted against his infamous third term agenda. According to Premium Times, he said this at a public presentation of the book ‘Olusegun Obasanjo: My Watch,’ in Lagos, Tuesday, Mr.Obasanjo accused Mr.Abubakar of aligning with his detractors to spin…

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PDP Two-Day National Convention On The Way In Abuja

The ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has today begun its two-day National Convention at Eagles Square, Abuja. According to Punch, over 3,050 delegates from the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory are expected at the convention. The delegates, according to the party’s spokesperson, Olisa Metuh, will be validating the candidacy of Mr. Jonathan Goodluck…

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APC Presidential Primary: Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso & Okorocha Step Down For Buhari, Atiku Remains!

According to Sahara Reporters, the race for the Presidential primary of All Peoples Congress (APC) has entered a new phase as more candidates steps down for the front runner Muhammadu Buhari. In a meeting hosted by Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos at his official residence in Marina, it was resolved that three candidates including governors…

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Olusegun Obasanjo Blasts Judge For Restraining Publication Of His Autobiography, “My Watch”

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has blasted Justice Valentine Ashi of the Federal High Court, Wuse, Abuja, for granting an injunction restraining him from publishing his three-part autobiography, “My Watch.” Obasanjo said the presentation of the book in Lagos yesterday Tuesday did not contravene any law. He said, “I had given the book to my editors…

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Who Will Emerge Presidential Candidate For APC?

The national convention of the All Progressives Congress is currently ongoing today (Wednesday) in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial nerve centre. The presidential candidate of the party will emerge tomorrow (Thursday). According to news reported by Punch, more than 8,000 accredited delegates are expected to elect the party’s presidential flag bearer who is to face President Goodluck…

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Fires Vice President On Claims She Plotted To Kill Him

According to a CNN report, Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe today has fired his deputy Joice Mujuru, a few hours after she dismissed allegations that she’d plotted to assassinate the 90-year-old Zimbabwean leader as “ridiculous.” Mugabe also fired eight Cabinet ministers, Zimbabwe’s Chief Secretary to the Cabinet Misheck Sibanda said in a statement. Sibanda said Mugabe…

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Adamawa State Governor Ngillari & Other PDP Leaders Boycott Party Convention

According to news on Premium Times, barely 24 hours to the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) national convention in Abuja, the Adamawa state chapter of the party has announced its decision to boycott the event if President Goodluck Jonathan fails to cancel the state governorship primary held in Abuja. A former chairman of the Economic and Financial…

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Obanikoro Calls PDP Governorship Primaries “Complete Sham”

Musiliu Obanikoro, an aspirant at the Lagos PDP gubernatorial primaries, has described the election as a “complete sham.” Mr.Obanikoro polled 343 votes to emerge runners up in the ill-tempered primaries in which Jimi Agbaje won with 432 votes.The former Minister of State said that the “electoral fraud” was condemnable and he would fight the result…

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