October 6, 2018

BREAKING: PDP convention heats up in Port Harcourt as Taminu Turaki reportedly steps down for Saraki

  – Taminu has been campaigning for the PDP presidential ticket – Turaki is reported to have stepped down for the Senate president in the ongoing party’s national convention in Port Harcourt Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Taminu Turaki, a PDP presidential aspirant and ex-minister under former president Goodluck Jonathan’s administration, has reportedly stepped down for the Senate president, Bukola Saraki, at the party’s National Convention holding in Port Harcourt. Turaki is said to have taken the decision during the ongoing party’s national convention in Port Harcourt. Meanwhile, NEWS FLAKES NG had reported the PDP’s National Convention Started on Saturday, October 6 and is [Read]

LIVE UPDATES: Meet the 12 Aspirants Who want to Chase PMB out of Aso Rock come 2019, As PDP Elects Buhari’s Opponent today

As leading members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) converge on the Adokiye Amasiemeka Stadium in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, to determine the man to oppose President Muhammadu Buhari for the right to sit down in Aso Rock from May 2019. Here’s a quick rundown of The 12 PDP Aspirants Who Want To Chase Buhari Out Of Aso Rock by 2019 as gathered by NEWS FLAKES NG: BUKOLA SARAKI: He is a two-time former Governor of Kwara State and he is the current Senate President. He defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the PDP in the buildup to the 2015 election. He is now back in the PDP. ATIKU [Read]

Why Buhari will be defeated in 2019 – APC chieftain

  An All Progressives Congress chieftain in Bauchi State, Nasiru Darazo has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will be defeated in the 2019 election following the level of irregularities recorded throughout the federation in the party’s primary elections. Similarly, the APC chieftain said, President Buhari and APC will surely lose Bauchi state including most States in Northern part of the country in 2019. Darazo made the observation in an exclusive chat with our source Friday in Bauchi, saying that APC primaries were marred by imposition by State governors under APC. He added that the politics of imposition has already created bad blood against Buhari where his acceptance and popularity is [Read]

No President can be as irresponsible as the Nigerian president, says Kukah

  The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Dr. Matthew Hassan Kukah, has said that no President of any country in the world can be as irresponsible in the usage of power as a Nigerian president. According to a statement signed by Dr Festus Adedayo, Kukah stated this in Akure, capital of Ondo State on Friday while delivering the annual Ulefunta/Oyemekun Festival lecture entitled “Building blocks for a good society” held at the Francis Idibiye Lecture hall of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA). Kukah said the structure of the Nigerian presidential office makes the holders of the office extremely powerful, so much that he can deploy power the way [Read]