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Ekweremadu: I’m planning PDP’s victory in South-East with Obi, governors


The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has expressed his commitment to the victory of the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, in the forthcoming general elections. Towards this end, Ekweremadu, on Monday, said he had held separate meetings with the vice-presidential candidate of the party, …

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Obi to Nigerians: Hold your leaders accountable


The Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Peter Obi, has called on Nigerians to hold their leaders to account. Obi gave this advice on Sunday at the Latter Rain Assembly, Lagos, after the church’s Serving Overseer, Pastor Tunde Bakare, had delivered his sermon. The PDP vice presidential …

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Atiku in Nasarawa, says his govt will be youth-driven

Atiku in Lafia, Nasarawa State, on Thursday. Twitter image

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has promised to run a youth-driven administration if given the mandate in the February 16 general election. Atiku gave the commitment on Thursday at the PDP presidential campaign in Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital. According to the presidential hopeful, the essence of …

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Presidential poll is battle between light and darkness, says Peter Obi


The Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Peter Obi, has described the next presidential election as a battle between darkness and light. Speaking at Agulu, during a lecture organised by African Community of Transformers with the theme, ‘South-East Political Culture: Peter Obi as Paradigm Shift’, Obi said …

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‘My two graduate children don’t own a car’ – Peter Obi

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The Peoples Democratic Party Vice Presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi, on Thursday said his two graduate children did not own cars. He said the children must make money by themselves to buy their own cars and not relying on him. Obi, who spoke to his kinsmen in Agulu, Anaocha Local …

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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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Obasanjo to Peter Obi: You have work to do for Nigeria


The former president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo says the PDP vice presidential candidate Mr Peter Obi and his principal Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has great work to do for Nigeria after being declared as the winner in the 2019 Presidential election. The former president stated this …

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APC has no plans for Igbo presidency, says Obasanjo


A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Saturday asked the Igbo to be wary of promises from the All Progressives Congress ahead of the 2019 general elections. Obasanjo who spoke at a stakeholders’ meeting at Ukpor, Nnewi South Local Government Area of Anambra State said the APC had no plans …

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President Buhari’s 2019 budget a hopeless document, says Saraki


The Director General of the PDP Presidential Campaign Council and Senate President, Bukola Saraki,  has described the 2019 budget presented to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari as a hopeless document. Saraki asked Nigerians not to expect much from the appropriation bill even if it is signed. He stated …

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Buhari says NBS data show Nigeria is making progress


The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, had said Buhari had ordered the Statistician-General of the NBS, Dr Yemi Kale, to change the high unemployment statistics and reflect the rising rate of employment in the agriculture sector. Shehu said during a recent meeting …

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