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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

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Non-indigenes residing in Bayelsa State have said that they are mobilizing intensively for the success of former Vice President and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, during 2019 presidential election.

Three family members die in their sleep

Three members of a family died in their sleep on Friday in Azikoro, a suburb in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.

2019: We’ve not endorsed ex-VP Atiku Abubakar – Ohanaeze

Bayelsa State chapter of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the pan-Igbo socio-cultural group, at the weekend dissociated itself from the purported endorsement of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar for the 2019 presidential election.

Restructuring: Governor Dickson lauds solidarity among Igbos

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa on Wednesday commended the Igbos for the unity and solidarity exhibited by their elders and leaders at Monday’s South-East Summit on Restructuring in Awka, Anambra.

Igbo youths dismiss attack on Ohaneze national leader

Igbo youths on Tuesday slammed critics, who verbally attacked the President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nwodo, and accused him of running the affairs of the socio-cultural group as a private estate.

Ohaneze Youth supports total restructuring, says it will benefit all zones

The South-South Zone of the Ohaneze Youth wing has thrown its weight behind the call for total restructuring of the Nigerian federation, saying that it would benefit all zones.

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