Tag Archives: 2019 Elections

EFCC Arrests Atiku’s Lawyer Ahead Of 2019 Elections

Uyiekpen Giwa-Osagie, the lawyer of PDP Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has been arrested by the Economic Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, for allegedly laundering $2m. According to News reports, that he was reportedly implicated by a bureau de change operator who identified him as the owner of the money. The commission’s operatives, however, suspected the $2m might have been budgeted…

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Osinbajo Reacts To INEC’s Postponement Of 2019 Elections

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has reacted to the postponement of the 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Osinbajo, through his spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement on Twitter, expressed regret over the shifting of the polls. He added that his principal was in Lagos and President Muhammadu Buhari in Daura, Katsina state,…

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What Atiku Said After INEC Postponed 2019 Elections

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of plotting to disenfranchise Nigerians. Atiku said this moments after the 2019 elections were formally shifted from 16 February to 23rd of the same month by the INEC chairman, Mahmood Yakubu. But Atiku, who is President Buhari’s main challenger, urged Nigerians to exercise patience and…

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Ahead Of 2019 Elections: Obasanjo Hits Buhari Again, Denies Being Neutral

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday denied a report which indicated that he had dropped his support for the Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. He faulted the report which also stated that he had no preferred presidential candidate. Obasanjo said only a fool would sit on the fence. The ex-President said this in…

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2019 Election: Political Party Sets Written Exam For Presidential Aspirants

The presidential aspirants of the KOWA Party, KP, have sat for a written examination set by the party to assess their intellectual grasp of the challenges rocking the nation ahead of the 2019 elections. One of the aspirants, Remi Sonaiya, who was the party’s standard-bearer disclosed this yesterday being Friday 28th September 2018 via a…

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We Will Hold Credible, Free & Fair Election In 2019 – Buhari Assures UN

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the United Nations (UN) of his commitment to conducting credible, free and fair elections in 2019. Buhari gave the assurance when the UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed met him in Abuja, according to a note by the UN issued from New York. “On preparations for the 2019 elections and expected…

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#BBNAIJA Is Good But Is Not The Future – Governor Dankwambo Urges Youths To Get PVC

  The Gombe State Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo has urged Nigerian youth to go out and get their permanent voters card ready for the 2019 elections. He said on his Twitter this while referencing reality TV show “Big Brother Naija,” saying it is good but not “the future.” He wrote:   #BigBrotherNaija is good and I commend the…

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