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President Olusegun Obasanjo, side by side with Atiku at a recent visit

2019: Atiku Abubakar will be defeated roundly – Lai Mohammed tells Olusegun Obasanjo

The Federal Government says though it is the constitutional right of the former President Olusegun Obasanjo to support a candidate for an election, his endorsement, however, does not guarantee victory.
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday urged Nigerians not to fall into deceptions of President Muhammdu Buhari and his party (APC) in their to seek second term.-3

SDP, GDPN, Kowa: CUPP lied, we didn’t endorse Atiku Abubakar

No fewer than three political parties that were said to be members of the loose Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, have dissociated themselves from the reported endorsement of Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

N-Power to sanction monitors who extort money from volunteers

The Presidency says it will neither tolerate truancy nor allow independent assessors to extort money from N-power volunteers across the country.

Delta APC factional chairs disagree over reconciliation c’ittee

The two factional chairmen of the Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Jones Erue and Cyril Ogodo, have again disagreed over the inauguration of reconciliation committee to unite the party ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Uche Nwosu: APC members support Muhammadu Buhari, despite anger at Adams Oshiomhole

Former Chief of Staff to the Governor of Imo State, Uche Nwosu, on Friday said the fact that “the majority” of All Progressives Congress members were unhappy with the National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, over the alleged manner with which he handled the party primaries across the zone, would not affect their support for Buhari’s reelection.
Owolabi Salis

Owolabi Salis: Lagos needs urgent transformation

Governorship candidate of the Alliance for Democracy (AD), in Lagos State, Chief Owolabi Salis, says the state needs an urgent transformation, but stated that only a visionary leader could achieve that for the state.
Senate President Senator Bukola Saraki

BMO accuses Senate leadership of acting Atiku Abubakar’s script

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has accused the leadership of the Senate of acting the script of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, on the Social Investment Programme of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration.
Presidential flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar on Thursday met in Abeokuta with former president Olusegun Obasanjo, David Oyedepo, others.

Anthony Sani: Olusegun Obasanjo lacks vision, conviction, consistency

This was the verdict of the Secretary General of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Mr. Anthony Sani, after Obasanjo somersaulted over his former views and announced the endorsement of former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
Presidential flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar on Thursday met in Abeokuta with former president Olusegun Obasanjo, David Oyedepo, others.

Olusegun Obasanjo: Atiku Abubakar better than Muhammadu Buhari

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday made a surprising reversal of his stance by endorsing the political ambition of his former vice president, Atiku Abubakar.
Presidential flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar on Thursday met in Abeokuta with former president Olusegun Obasanjo, David Oyedepo, others

2019: Presidency waves off Olusegun Obasanjo’s backing of Atiku Abubakar

The Presidency has reacted to the news of former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s predictable U-turn and somersault on the endorsement of the PDP candidate, Atiku Abubakar, at a meeting Thursday, waving it off as a well-rehearsed theatre, saying “they will lose together.”

Forum demands justice to violence against women in party primaries

The Women in Politics Forum (WIPF) on Thursday solicited the redress of alleged injustice to female aspirants in Plateau, Edo, Ondo, Kogi, Imo, Niger and Ekiti States during the last primaries of political parties.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has not endorsed Babajide Sanwo-Olu in the Lagos All Progressives Congress governorship primary scheduled for Monday.

Yemi Osinbajo neutral in Lagos APC governorship race

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has not endorsed Babajide Sanwo-Olu in the Lagos All Progressives Congress governorship primary scheduled for Monday.
Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lagos APC guber: GAC endorses Jide Sanwo-olu as Bola Tinubu chairs meeting

The Governor’s Advisory Council (GAC) of the Lagos chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has endorsed Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu to pick the party’s governorship ticket for the 2019 election in the state.
Gboyega Oyetola

NULGE: Gboyega Oyetola’s alleged rejection of civil servants support a hoax

The President of the Nigeria Union Local Government Employees (NULGE), Osun State chapter, Comrade Deji Adeyeye, on Sunday described as untrue the alleged rejection of civil servants’ support by the flag bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in forthcoming Saturday governorship poll, Mr Gboyega Isiaka Oyetola.

2019: Imo PDP leaders tackle Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu for endorsing Senator Anyanwu’s guber aspiration

Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party in Imo State have chided a chieftain, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, over his alleged imposition of Senator Samuel Anyanwu, popularly known as Samdaddy, on the party following his open endorsement of the lawmaker’s governorship aspiration.
Serena Williams

Serena Williams still world’s highest paid sportswoman

Serena Williams was the highest paid female athlete for a third consecutive year in 2018, according to an annual list published by Forbes on Tuesday that was dominated by tennis players.

APC Benue chapter denies giving Governor Ortom ‘red card’

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Benue chapter, says it has not given Gov. Samuel Ortom any red card contrary to claims by the governor.
Christian Association of Nigeria | CAN

CAN: Parties yet to present candidates for support

The Christian Association of Nigeria has said it cannot endorse or support candidates for public offices in the 2019 elections because the political parties have yet to present electable men and women for various positions.

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