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Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

BMO: Atiku Abubakar not in same democratic league with MKO Abiola,Alex Ekwueme

The 2019 Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has been described as not in the same democratic league with the late Chief Moshood Abiola and Dr Alex Ekwueme.

Governor Obiano: PDP destroyed Anambra

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of being responsible for the destruction that rocked the state in 2002 where he alleged that the party burnt down public utilities in the state.

Nnamdi Kanu: How Atiku Abubakar kicked out Alex Ekwueme from PDP

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has accused the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, of kicking Alex Ekwueme out of the PDP.

Nnamdi Kanu: Atiku Abubakar is from Cameroon

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has alleged that presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar is an “indigene” of Cameroon.
Peter Obi

Peter Obi: Lessons and challenges from Shehu Shagari’s death

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has described the death of former President of Nigeria, Alhaji Shehu Shagari, as a national loss with so many lessons and challenges for Nigeria.

Ndigbo allege exclusion plot from Nigeria’s political equation

Ndigbo have said that there seems to be a scheme to exclude them from the Nigeria political equation, stressing that there will be need for them to negotiate with other interest groups, ethnic nationalities to create an enabling political structure, if they will remain relevant in the country.

Abdullahi Ganduje: A vote for Muhammadu Buhari will return South East to mainstream politics

Abdullahi Ganduje, Kano State Governor and Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC) South East Peace and Reconciliation Committee, on Sunday said the South East geo-political zone could return to mainstream Nigerian politics if they vote for President Muhammadu Buhari and other APC candidates in the 2019 general elections.

BSO: APC puts finishing touches to Nasir El-Rufai committee’s report on restructuring

The Buhari Support Organisation (BSO) South East Zone says the All Progressive Congress (APC) is putting finishing touches to the Malam Nasir El-Rufai Committee’s report on restructuring.
President Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) Meeting in State House on 17th Oct 2018 3

Buhari group backs 2023 Igbo Presidency

The Buhari Support Organisation (BSO) South East geopolitical zone, rose from a two-day meeting in Enugu on Sunday with a proclamation that the presidency should go to Ndigbo in 2023.
Atiku Abubakar

2019: Atiku Abubakar asks Muhammadu Buhari to focus his campaign on achievements

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to tell Nigerians the achievements of his government and stop attempting to re-write history.

2019: Igbo group urges PDP to zone VP seat to South East

A group known as Ndigbo National Assembly (NUA) has called on the leadership and elders of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to pick its Vice Presidential candidate from the South East geopolitical zone for balance, equity, fairness and justice.

PDP: Willie Obiano’ll be last APGA governor in Anambra

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Thursday, said the incumbent Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, would be the last All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Governor in the state.

Anambra sets up 28 IDP centres for flood victims

The Anambra State Government disclosed that it set up 28 centres as internally displaced persons’ camps to house indigenes who might lose their residence to flood as a result of constant rainfall.

Pat Utomi refutes social media claims about President Buhari, 1983 Coup

A Professor of Political Economy and Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Professor Pat Utomi, has said he was shocked to read of a statement credited to him on social media conveying a very erroneous impression that President Muhammadu Buhari was responsible for the 1983 coup that toppled the Shehu Shagari’s civilian administration and that in doing so, Buhari prevented Dr. Alex Ekwueme from becoming President.
4 President Buhari receives in courtesy visit Representatives of the Family of Late Chief (Dr) Alex Ekwueme, Former Vice President in State House on 19th July 2018

Former Vice-President Ekwueme’s family visits President Buhari

The family of former Vice-President, Alex Ekwueme, and Oko community on Thursday paid a “thank you” visit to President Muhammadu Buhari over befitting State burial accorded late Ekwueme.
Former Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido

2019: Katsina PDP endorses ex-Governor Lamido’s ambition

The Katsina State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Saturday declared its support for the presidential ambition of former Jigawa Governor, Sule Lamido, in the forth-coming party primaries slated for August, thus effectively shutting the door for other aspirants, including former vice president, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar: I will ensure the emergence of Igbo president

Former Vice President and frontline contender for the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has restated his commitment to the promotion of a just and equitable federal structure of government, saying that it remains the panacea to reigniting the socio-economic development of the country.

PDP to immortalise Adamu Ciroma, Alex Ekwueme, Solomon Lar, others

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said it was going to immortalise late Adamu Ciroma, Alex Ekwueme, Solomon Lar and other deceased founding fathers of the party.

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Caster Semenya to return to track in 2,000 metres race in France

Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run in the 2,000 metres in a meeting held in the Paris suburbs on June 11, the organisers said on Friday.
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Babajide Sanwo-Olu: My administration will be hardworking

The Lagos State Governor-elect, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday said he would work assiduously to deliver the dividends of democracy to the people of the state.
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Manuel Neuer: Ajax’s Andre Onana deserved to be in Champions League final

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has praised Ajax's Andre Onana for his impressive displays between the sticks this season.

Boko Haram kills 25 soldiers, civilians in an ambush in Borno

Islamist insurgents killed at least 25 soldiers and a number of civilians in an ambush in northeast Nigeria on Saturday morning, two security sources said, the second deadly attack on the army this week.
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PDP congratulates Zamfara governor-elect, others

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday congratulated the Zamfara State governor-elect, Bello Matawalle, and all federal and state legislators-elect on their victory in the 2019 general elections.