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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: Olusegun Obasanjo endorses Atiku Abubakar for president

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has endorsed his former deputy, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, who is the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, for President.
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Osun election: Ademola Adeleke says rerun is a sham, vows to head to court

The Adeleke Campaign Organisation has alerted the world to what it described as “brazen theft and daylight swindling” of Osun people who were criminally denied their rights to vote in the rerun election on Thursday.

David Mark: Why I want to be President

Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State says that the former Senate President and presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen. David Mark has the pedigree to be Nigeria president.

Stella Oduah: Why I returned to PDP after three months in APGA

The senator representing Anambra north, Stella Oduah, has reportedly dumped All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, for Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Friday.
A former Lagos state commissioner for Commerce and Industry Jide Sanwo-Olu has joined the governorship race of the state in next year's general election.

Jide Sanwo-Olu: I will not back down for Governor Ambode

Babajide Sanwoolu, a governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, has expressed his desire to pursue his ambition to become the next governor of the state, saying he will not step down for the incumbent, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode.

NLC: We’ll give new Ekiti governor three months’ grace

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ekiti State chapter, has threatened that it would not tolerate the eventual winner of the July 14, 2018 governorship election more than three months.

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US President Donald Trump, shown gesturing while visiting California firefighters, seemed shocked by the intensity of what he witnessed (AFP Photo-SAUL LOEB)

Donald Trump: US to make final conclusions on Saudi killing in days

The United States will make final conclusions by early next week over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, President Donald Trump said Saturday, following reports that the CIA had held Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman responsible.

Amaju Pinnick dedicates 2019 AFCON ticket to Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerians

NFF supremo Amaju Pinnick has dedicated the Super Eagles qualification for 2019 AFCON to President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerians, as he also confirmed that the team will begin preparation for the 2019 AFCON immediately after Nigeria’s participation was confirmed on Saturday.
President Buhari hosts Kannywood Entertainers (Music and Movies) to Dinner in State House on 18th Oct 2018 3

2019: Muhammadu Buhari showcases achievements, projections to commence campaign

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to come official campaigns for the 2019 elections by first showcasing his achievements and projections for the next four years.

DR Congo Ebola response effort suspended in Beni after clashes

Efforts to fight an Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo's restive eastern Beni region were suspended on Saturday after clashes just a "few metres" from a local emergency centre and the hotels of several response teams, the health ministry said.
At least 30 Nigerian soldiers have been killed in a gun battle with Boko Haram fighters who overran a military base in the country's northeast, according to military sources.

Nigerian troops foil Boko Haram attack

Nigerian troops repelled an attack on a military base in northeastern Borno state in which a soldier was killed and four others were injured, military and militia sources told AFP on Saturday.