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Group tells Soyinka to stop supporting Buhari


A pro-democracy group, Coalition in Defence of Nigerian Democracy and Constitution, has criticised Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, for allegedly attacking former President Olusegun Obasanjo and subtly supporting President Muhammadu Buhari. The group asked Nigerians to be wary of the Nobel laureate, alleging that he (Soyinka) has “sacrificed his hard-earned …

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Atiku not fit for President – Tinubu

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The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has said former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar does not deserve another shot at power because he blew his opportunity during his eight years reign under former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Tinubu said rather than use the opportunity of being in control of …

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We want to handover power to the poor in Kwara, says Amaechi


The Director General, Buhari/Osinbajo Campaign Organisation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi has said that the 2019 elections in Kwara and by extension, Nigeria are between the rich and the poor. He added that the rich and thieves have ganged-up against the All Progressives Congress (APC) led government in the country. Amaechi said …

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Amaechi: 2019 elections between the rich and the poor

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The 2019 General Elections will be between the rich and the poor, the Director-General, Buhari /Osinbajo Campaign Organisation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has said. Amaechi made the comment in Ilorin on Friday while inaugurating 1,872 election canvassers for the APC in Kwara State. Amaechi, who is the minister of transportation, said, …

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Miyetti Allah to Buhari: Place Atiku on security watch

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Fulani socio-cultural organisation, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to place the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, under security watch ahead of next month’s elections. In a communiqué issued at the end of an emergency meeting and signed by Miyetti Allah Kautal National …

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For peaceful polls, let IG retire Jan 15, PDP tells Buhari

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The Peoples Democratic Party has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to allow the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, retire on January 15, the IG’s 60th birthday. The party said this was one of the ways the President could convince Nigerians and the international community about his commitment to have …

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I’m a prophet sent to liberate South-East – Ngige

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The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has described himself as the prophet sent to liberate Igbo from the political stranglehold of the Peoples Democratic Party. Ngige stated this on Tuesday at the Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Office in Awka, the Anambra State capital, while addressing stakeholders and candidates of …

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PDP is creating insecurity, Atiku killed power sector, says APC


The All Progressives Congress has accused the Peoples Democratic Party and its cronies within and outside the government of causing insecurity in Nigeria and propagating falsehood. The ruling party said the grand plot was to create an atmosphere similar to 2014 and 2015 when terrorists seized parts of the country …

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2019: Atiku/Obi will take Nigeria to Promised land, says Obasanjo


Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has reassured Nigerians that the joint ticket of Abubakar Atiku and Peter Obi as Presidential candidate of the PDP and Vice Presidential candidate would take Nigeria to the Promised Land. He gave the assurance in Ukpor Nnewi South Local Government Area of Anambra State, where he …

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