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Ahmadu Fintiri

Kogi guber: Adamawa governor heads Kogi PDP congress committee

The National Working Committee, NWC, of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has appointed members of an Electoral Committee to conduct Kogi State Governorship Primary Election slated for Tuesday, 3rd September. The 5-member Committee is headed by Adamawa State Governor Ahmed Fintiri while Eyitayo Jegede SAN will serve as Secretary.
Kola Ologbondiyan

PDP nomination forms for Kogi, Bayelsa guber elections pegged at N21 million

Preparatory to the forthcoming elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, which is the ruling party in the two states, has pegged the purchase of its governorship elections forms at N21 million.
Atiku Abubakar

Atiku Abukabar: Why I want INEC to surrender election materials for inspection

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday, adduced reasons why he applied for an order to compel the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to surrender all the materials used for the February 23 presidential election, for inspection.
Atiku Abubakar

Atiku Abubakar, PDP file motion for leave to inspect election materials

Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, have asked the Presidential election tribunal sitting in Abuja to compel Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to surrender all the materials used for the February 23 presidential election for inspection.
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

Election: Atiku Abubakar, PDP file motion compelling INEC to surrender election materials for inspection

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, have filed a motion to compel the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to surrender all the materials that were used for the February 23 presidential election, for inspection.

Uche Secondus: More Nigerians Killed under APC’s watch than civil war

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, yesterday carpeted the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led federal government’s security records, saying under its watch, more Nigerians had been killed than during the Civil War that ended in 1970.

2019: PDP presidential campaign council gets eight spokespersons

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Council on Friday named eight persons as its spokespersons.
Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar

Atiku Abubakar begins race against Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Sokoto

The Presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, will on Monday kick off his bid to wrestle power from President Muhammadu Buhari at the February 16, 2019 Presidential election, with a campaign rally in Sokoto State.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has visited the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, to seek his understanding over the choice of Peter Obi as his running mate.

Atiku Abubakar visits Ike Ekweremadu, seeks support following choice of Peter Obi as running...

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has visited the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, to seek his understanding over the choice of Peter Obi as his running mate.
Former Nigerian vice-President Atiku Abubakar (R) is congratulated by runners-up Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal (L) and Senate President Bukola Saraki (C) after winning the presidential ticket of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) during the party's national convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on October 7, 2018. Nigeria's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has picked Abubakar to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari who is seeking a second term in presidential polls scheduled for February 2019. PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP

2019: Why Atiku Abubakar picked Peter Obi as VP candidate

More revelations came out yesterday why Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) favoured the former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi above the choice of the Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu and Ben Obi.

2019: Ifeanyi Okowa heads PDP convention committee

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has raised an 86-member National Convention Planning Committee to organise its special national convention slated for October 5 – 6, 2018.
Yakubu Dogara

Yakubu Dogara: Why I returned to the PDP

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, said he returned to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) not because he was denied ticket to contest election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Kabiru Tanimu Turaki

PDP thanks Turaki for running decent campaign

The National Organizing Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Colonel Austin Akobundu (retd), has commended frontline presidential aspirant of the party, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki (SAN), for running a decent campaign.

PDP: House of Representatives nomination form now N1 million

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it has slashed the price of nominations form for house of representatives aspirants.

2019: PDP commences sale of nomination forms

Nigeria’s main opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has announced the commencement of sale of Expression of Interests and Nominations Forms for the 2019 general elections.

PDP threatens to boycott 2019 election

Barely eight months to the 2019 general election, the National Chairman of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, said that the party may boycott the election following the alleged partisanship of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agencies.

PDP threatens to boycott 2019 election

Nigeria’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, has threatened to boycott the 2019 general elections.

2019: PDP denies demanding N12 million from presidential Aspirants

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says its guidelines for 2019 presidential primary election is not yet ready and it did not demand N12million for presidential aspirants to pick up forms.

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Gbenga Omotoso

Lagos: Blue rail line to commence operation next year

Lagos State government on Sunday gave an assurance that by December 2020, the Blue Rail Line project will come on stream and will be fully operational in the next two years from Mile 2 to Marina in its aggressive drive to address the transportation problem in the state.
Fulani elders have distanced themselves from Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore president, Alhaji Bello Bodejo, for attacking All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, over 2023 presidency.

Asiwaju Tinubu: We must handover strong, vibrant nation to young Nigerians

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, has identified the need for all and sundry to be committed to steadying the nation with a view to handing over a vibrant and strengthened nation to young leaders.
The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, has condemned any attempt to pay the legislators of the 9th National Assembly a whopping sum of 19.8 billion naira as welcome package.

Arewa CF: Killing of aid workers in Borno is a clear desecration of Islam

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has described the killing of four aid workers by Boko Haram in Borno State on Saturday as a clear desecration of Islam which preaches sacred inviolability of the individual.
Ibrahim Shehu Gusau emerges new AFN President

Ibrahim Gusau to face AFN probe panel Wednesday over corruption allegations

Embattled and suspended president of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, Shehu Ibrahim Gusau, has been given Wednesday, December 18, 2019, to appear before the panel set up by the federation investigating allegations of financial impropriety, misapplication of funds and breaches of the AFN constitution against him.
The Nigeria women national basketball team, D’Tigress on Sunday defeated hosts Senegal in the final of the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket to win their fourth continental title. - 20

Olympic Qualifiers: D’Tigress coach invites Murjanatu Musa, 13 others

D’Tigress Head Coach Hughley Otis Jr. has named 2019 Nigeria Women’s Premier League MVP Musa Murjanatu in the 14-player roster for the FIBA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament next year.