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APC rejects Akwa Ibom council poll results

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rejected the result of the Dec. 2 Local Government election in Akwa Ibom as declared by the State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC).

Governor Wike rejects micro zoning of PDP chairmanship to South west

Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers has condemned a statement credited to a former state governor of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that the micro that the party’s chairmanship position be zoned to the South West

Senator Ekweremadu hails ex-VP Atiku Abubakar’s return to PDP

The Deputy President of the Senate, Mr Ike Ekweremadu, has described the return of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as a welcomed development.

PDP will become solid after Saturday convention – Ex-President Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will become solid after its Saturday national convention.

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar’s return has exposed lies, deceit of APC – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the return of the former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, into its fold is an indication that he has realized the lies of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.

APC members will not join ex-VP Atiku Abubakar in PDP – Reps member

A member of the House of Representatives, Rep. Babajimi Benson, said on Sunday that he did not foresee exodus of members of the All Progressives Congress to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

PDP chairmanship: Babangida, Jonathan in support of my ambition – Gbenga Daniel

Former Governor Gbenga Daniel on Sunday said ex–military President, General Ibrahim Babangida and immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan among other notable Nigerians, are backing his aspiration to lead the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the national level.

Atiku’s defection: I will still run for presidency in 2019 – Senator Ahmed Makarfi

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Caretaker Committee, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has said he could still contest the party’s presidential ticket in spite of the defection of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar to the party.

I have no intention to run for vice president in 2019 – Governor Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike has said he has no intention to run for Vice President in 2019, indicating that he would want to contest for a second term as governor of the state.

President Buhari will know his friends after leaving power – Senator Shehu Sani

The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani, has said President Muhammadu Buhari will not know those who love him until he leaves office.

National convention: PDP removes ex-governors, deputies as automatic delegates

The Peoples Democratic Party has removed former governors and former deputy governors produced by the party as automatic delegates to its national convention.

PDP convention will be hitch-free – Governor Wike

Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leadership will not accept anything likely to disrupt its Saturday’s National Convention.

Ekiti 2018: You’ve more years to stay in trenches – Governor Fayose tells APC

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, on Sunday, told the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state that it should be prepared to wait for more years in the trenches as Ekiti people would not vote for it in the July 14, 2018 governorship election.

Ex-President Jonathan looked monumental corruption in the face and turned away – APC chief John...

John Odigie-Oyegun, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says former President Goodluck Jonathan was aware of the corruption in his administration but chose to ignore it.

2019: Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar’ll defeat President Buhari – Reps member

A member of the House of Representatives on the platform of the PDP, Hon. Henry Daniel Ofongo, yesterday said that former Vice President Abubakar Atiku will defeat President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 General elections following speculation he may join the party.

Let Southwest produce chairman to save PDP – Senator Kashamu

Senator representing Ogun West senatorial district at the National Assembly, Buruji Kashamu, has called on all stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP); founding fathers, governors and delegates, to ensure the emergence of the chairman from the South West to save the party.

Three million jobs lost under President Buhari in 2 years – Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has rejoined the opposition Peoples Democratic Party PDP which he helped found some years ago, saying he took the decision after due consultations with party leaders and stakeholders nationwide.

2019: Why I am returning to PDP – Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar

Former Nigeria’s Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Sunday announced his formal return to Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the party he left four years ago to contest for the presidential ticket of the now ruling All Progressives Congress.

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Norwich secure crucial 1-0 win against Leicester

Norwich boosted their bid for Premier League survival as Jamal Lewis fired the bottom club to a crucial 1-0 win over third-placed Leicester on Friday.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said in terms of business opportunities, employment and earnings, the entertainment industry is an unexplored keg of potentialities.

Coronavirus: Don’t fall for fake news – minister

The Federal Government is asking Nigerians not to fall for the antics of purveyors of fakes news and disinformation on social media over the new case of Coronavirus recorded in the country.
The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Enugu council poll: Police announce restriction of movement

Police Command in Enugu State has announced the restriction of human and vehicular movements in the state on Saturday, Feb. 29, for Local Government Elections.
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

Coronavirus: Nigeria urged to suspend flights from affected countries

Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections, says it is time the federal government suspends flights from countries that have been affected by the coronavirus.
Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP publicity secretary

Coronavirus: Nigerians should hold President Buhari responsible – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Friday, urged Nigerians to hold President Muhammadu Buhari responsible if Coronavirus leads to any major calamity in Nigeria.