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Ibikunle Amosun: I’ll work against Ogun APC guber candidate

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State on Monday said he will campaign for President Muhammadu Buhari to win the presidential election in 2019 but will not support the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun, Dapo Abiodun.

26 Ogun lawmakers dump APC for APM

No fewer than twenty-six lawmakers from the Ogun State House of Assembly have dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Allied Peoples Movement (APM).

Abdulfatah Ahmed withdraws from Kwara South senatorial race

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has withdrawn from the senatorial race in the 2019 general elections.

Rochas Okorocha: Igbo have made themselves shopping centres

The governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, has said that Chief Hope Uzodinma, Senator Ifeanyi Araraume, Prince Eze Madumere and few others are not in actual fact fighting him. He said they are only tools in the hands of some big shots in the country over their 2023 ambition.
Special Adviser to the President on Media, Femi Adesina (left); General Superintendent, Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor William Kumuyi; his wife, Esther; Wife of former Head of State, Mrs. Victoria Gowon, her husband/Covener, Nigeria Prays, General Yakubu Gowon, and Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Elenamah at the Special National Prayer Service at Deeper Life Bible Church, Gbagada in Lagos…yesterday.

‘Nigeria will overcome her challenges’

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari; former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon and the General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor William Kumuyi on Sunday expressed optimism that the nation will overcome her numerous challenges.
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2019: Nasir Isiaka reiterates commitment to people’s welfare, if elected Ogun governor

Ogun State governorship candidate of African Democratic Congress (ADC), Gboyega Nasir Isiaka, has reiterated his commitment to the elevation of welfare of the people, if elected governor in 2019.
A former governor of Cross River State Donald Duke has said he will not criminalise same-sex relationships if he becomes Nigeria's president in 2019.

SDP: Muhammadu Buhari, Atiku Abubakar no match to Donald Duke

The Social Democratic Party (SDP), on Tuesday, said the presidential candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC), President Muhammadu Buhari, and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) flag bearer, Atiku Abubakar, were no match to former Governor Donald Duke of Cross River State and the presidential candidate of the SDP in the forthcoming general election.

Patrick Ekpotu: Akwa Ibom PDP more formidable with integration process

The Akwa Ibom State Peoples Democratic Party Integration and Harmonisation Committee has disclosed that it has made tremendous progress in its task of healing the wounds within the party and reassuring party faithful of their invaluable stakes in the state.

APC primaries: We’ll resist attempt to sell Ogun to highest bidder – Ibikunle Amosun

Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, told the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday night that he will not allow him to sell the state chapter of the party to the highest bidder.

Osita Okechukwu: Ignore Babatunde Fashola’s statement, South East to produce president in 2023

Mr. Osita Okechukwu, the Director General of Voice of Nigeria and chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), has urged Ndigbo to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019, to prepare the ground for a Nigerian President of Igbo extraction in 2019.
Jerry Gana, former Minister of Information

2019: Jerry Gana faults Donald Duke’s emergence as SDP candidate

A former minister of information, Jerry Gana, on Thursday, called for review of the presidential primary of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in which he was defeated by a former governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke.

Ibikunle Amosun: Adekunle Akinlade’ll be next Ogun governor

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, on Sunday, declared that despite the clearance given by the National Working Committee (NWC) to Dapo Abiodun as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, his anointed candidate, Hon. Abdul-Kabir Adekunle Akinlade, will succeed him in 2019.

Tunde Bakare seeks presidential order on restructuring

The Convener of Save Nigeria Group, Pastor Tunde Bakare, told President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday to proclaim an executive order urgently to facilitate national reconciliation, reintegration and restructuring.

Olu Falae urges politicians to shun money politics

National Chairman of Social Democratic Party, Chief Olu Falae, has called on Nigerian politicians to give priority to welfare of the masses and stop the disgraceful spread of political monetisation in our country.

Olu Falae cautions politicians against money politics

National Chairman of Social Democratic Party (SDP), Chief Olu Falae, has called on Nigerian politicians to give priority to welfare of the masses and stop the disgraceful spread of political monetisation in our country.
Owolabi Salis

Owolabi Salis: Poverty, ethnic politics threat to national development

The gubernatorial candidate of the Alliance for Democracy (AD),in Lagos State, High Chief Owolabi Salis, has linked poverty, ethnic politics, godfatherism as major threats to national development.

[email protected]: Nigerians facing unimaginable hardship – CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has expressed fear that Nigeria might go into extinction if the government fail to uphold the culture of equity, justice, fair play and righteousness to all Nigerians irrespective of political, ethnic and religious differences.

2019: Kwara North youths protest, demand governorship slot

The Coalition of Kwara North Groups on Saturday staged a peaceful rally in Ilorin demanding that the district should produce the next governor in 2019.

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Ali Ndume urges colleagues not to boycott 2019 budget presentation

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VP debate: APC’s foreign policy will remain economy, security – Yemi Osinbajo

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday, said that the foreign policy of the All Progressives Congress would remain the economy and security.
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Ivory Coast’s opposition chief Henri Bedie seeks alliance for election

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