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APC Warns Atiku Against “Acting Like President”

The All Progressives Congress has accused the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, of making public statements on issues constitutionally reserved for the duly elected head of government or his designees. The party in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Lanre Issa-Onilu, said Atiku as a former Vice President ought to…

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US Travel Ban On Nigerian Politicians Show 2019 Election Was Rigged – Atiku

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the February 23 election, Atiku Abubakar, has said that the current travel ban imposed by the United States on some politicians in Nigeria has validated his claim that the presidential election was rigged in favour of the All Progressives Congress and President Muhammadu Buhari. The former…

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Atiku, PDP Claims Witnesses Scheduled To Testify At Tribunal Were Attacked

Proceedings at the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal in Abuja were halted on Friday following the claim by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate in the February 23, 2019 poll, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, that their witnesses scheduled to testify were attacked on their way from Zamfara. Atiku and the PDP, who are challenging the…

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Atiku Submits Additional 26,175 Exhibits in Court Against Buhari

Former vice president and the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has tendered as exhibits about 26,175 documents used for the 2019 presidential election in eight northern states. The documents were tendered on Friday, July 5, through his lead counsel, Dr Livy Uzoukwu (SAN) at the presidential election petition tribunal sitting…

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PDP Suspends Elumelu and Six Others Over House of Reps Crisis

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday suspended member representing Aniocha/Oshimili federal constituency of Delta State, Mr Ndudi Elumelu and  six other PDP members of the House of Representatives. The other PDP reps that were also suspended include member representing Oriade/Obokun Federal Constituency of Osun State,  Wole Oke; member representing Onitsha North and Onitsha South…

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My Ambition To Be Osun State Governor Was Never A Do or Die – Adeleke

Following the ruling verdict of the Supreme court, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2018 Osun State governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke has congratulated Governor Gboyega Oyetola on his victory at the Supreme Court. Adeleke in a statement by his spokesperson, Olawale Rasheed, on Friday stated that his ambition to be…

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PDP BoT Endorses PDP’s list for House Minority Leaders

Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Senator Walid Jibrin, on Thursday, said the Board of Trustees and the party’s National Working Committee had sent the party’s list for minority leadership position to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila. In a media chat with journalists in Abuja…

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Atiku Calls on PDP to Take Disciplinary Action Against Senator Abbo

The 2019 presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has on Wednesday, called on the Peoples Democratic party to take disciplinary action against Senator Abbo who physically assaulted a woman in an Abuja adult shop. The Former Vice President of Nigeria had also advised the young Senator to voluntarily surrender to the police and publicly apologize to the…

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Election Tribunal: Atiku, PDP Call for Reduction of Call-in Witnesses Period to 10 Days

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate for the 2019 Nigerian General Elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has on Monday, informed the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal their decision to reduce the 14 days period prescribed by the law for the call of witnesses to prove their petition to 10 days. Atiku and PDP,…

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