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Buhari’s New Year message shows he has conceded defeat, says PDP


The Peoples Democratic Party on Tuesday said  President Muhammadu Buhari’s New Year’s message had shown that he had conceded defeat ahead of next month’s presidential election. The PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, in a statement also said Buhari could not articulate any concrete commitment to any sector of national life. …

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Atiku: Boko Haram killings will continue if Buhari is re-elected


The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has alleged that killings by Boko Haram will continue if President Muhammadu Buhari is re-elected. Atiku, in a statement last night by his Special Assistant on Public Communication, Phrank Shaibu, accused the federal government of wasting valuable time and resources …

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2019: PDP, CUPP condemn Miyetti Allah’s endorsement of Buhari


The Peoples Democratic Party and the Coalition of United Political Parties have condemned the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria’s endorsement of President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election bid for a second term in office. The association’s endorsement came during its 5th General Meeting held in Abuja on Thursday. The National …

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You are incompetent, Ezekwesili tells Buhari


A former Minister of Education and presidential candidate of Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, Mrs Oby Ezekwesili, has described President Muhammadu Buhari as incompetent, saying that is why he rewards incompetency by keeping his incompetent appointees in office. She made the remarks in Calabar on Friday while exchanging views with …

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2019: SDP urges Nigerians to vote wisely


The National Chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Chief Olu Falae, has advised all citizens to vote wisely in 2019 for credible leadership and government to realise the  needed transformation. Falae, in his Christmas message on Tuesday, urged Christians across the country to continue to cohabit peacefully with other …

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Obasanjo tells Nigerians not to blame God for elusive peace


A former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday asked Nigerians to take responsibility for elusive peace in the country and stop blaming God. Obasanjo disclosed this at the 2018 Christmas Carol Service of Six Lessons of the Chapel of Christ the Glorious King (CCKG) of the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library …

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We’ll announce our presidential candidate this week -Miyetti Allah

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Socio-cultural Fulani herdsmen group, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, says it will announce its Presidential candidate this week. The Secretary-General of the group, Mr. Saleh Alhassan, said this in an interview with The PUNCH. The frontline candidates, President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, and former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar of …

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Obedience to Christ, solution to Nigeria’s problems. says Fayose

Ayodele Fayose

The immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has said the solution to the myriads of problems confronting Nigeria was obedience to the teachings of Jesus Christ. Fayose, in a Christmas goodwill message by his Press Secretary, Mr Idowu Adelusi, noted that Jesus’ teachings centered around loving one’s neighbour …

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There is herder crisis in Kaduna, Shehu Sani replies El-Rufai


Senator Shehu Sani has countered Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s statement that,” there have never been any herders’ crisis in the state”. NEWSTIMES reports that the governor had said what has been happening are conflicts that resulted from ethno-religious intolerance. But reacting, Shehu Sani in a tweet on Sunday said, “There is …

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