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The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, is to kick-start his campaign for the 2019 presidential election through an address to Nigerians on Facebook on Monday.

2019: Ex-Niger Delta militants mobilise support for Atiku Abubakar

The presidential bid of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the 2019 election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has received a major boost with former leaders of the disbanded Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) may have been ready to mobilise support for Atiku in the Niger Delta region.
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2019: Jerry Gana asks court to disqualify Donald Duke as SDP presidential candidate

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has been approached by the Social Democratic Party (SDP) presidential aspirant, Prof. Jerry Gana and the Middle Belt Forum, to nullify the process that produced Donald Duke as the presidential candidate of the party.
A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

N500m fraud: Ondo PDP chairman challenges court’s jurisdiction

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State, Mr. Clement Faboyede, has challenged the jurisdiction of Justice Saliu Saidu of a Federal High Court in Lagos to entertain a N500 million fraud charge slammed on him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Aides and supporters of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar watched in disbelief as the Peoples Democratic Party presidential aspirant wept at his campaign office on Friday in Abuja.

2019: Ondo PDP backs ex-VP Atiku Abubakar

The campaign for the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party of former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar got a boost yesterday when stakeholders of the party in Ondo State gave an open declaration to support Atiku in the forthcoming primaries of the PDP.

N500m scam: Court admits two PDP chieftains to bail of N50m each

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday admitted Clement Faboyede and Modupe Adetokunbo, chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party, to bail in the sum of N50 million each.

Fraud: Court remands Ondo PDP chieftains in prison

Justice Sule Hassan of a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, ordered that the chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, in Ondo State, Mr. Clement Faboyede and the Director-General of the party’s Campaign Organisation, Modupe Adetokunbo be remanded in prison custody till July 19.

Money laundering: Court fixes date to decide bail of Ondo PDP chieftain

A Federal High Court, Lagos, on Tuesday fixed July 19, to rule on a motion for bail of a chieftain of the PDP, Clement Faboyede standing trial over alleged N500 million money laundering.

Why we didn’t follow ex-Governor Mimiko to LP – Aides

Some aides and associates of a former governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, have expressed their decision to remain in the Peoples Democratic Party despite their leader’s defection from the party.

Why I am returning to APC – Olusola Oke

The Alliance for Democracy (AD) governorship candidate in the last election in Ondo State, Olusola Oke, said his return to the All Progressives Congress (APC) was informed by the need to protect the interest of his supporters and for the development of Ondo State.

Prepare your hand-over note – Uche Secondus tells President Buhari

Newly Elected Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has formally served the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) a quit notice, saying the political party has failed Nigerians.

Justice Ayo Salami committee a step in the right direction – Eyitayo Jegede

Eyitayo Jegede, governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Ondo state 2016 election, has lauded the Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee (COTRIMCO) recently set up by Walter Onnoghen, Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN).

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