2019

APC Says Buhari Already Attended A Debate On Wednesday, Justify President’s Absence at Tonight’s Debate

  The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council has explained the absence of its presidential candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari, at the ongoing debate in Abuja. A debate organised by the Nigeria Elections Debate Group (NEDG) and the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) is ongoing in Abuja. Buhari did not show up for the event, while Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), left the venue when it became apparent the President would not attend. However, a statement by Festus Keyamo, Director of Strategic Communications of the APC Presidential Campaign Council, on Saturday evening noted that Buhari had already attended an earlier debate on January 16, 2018. [Read]

BREAKING: Atiku Apologises, Explains Reasons He failed to Participate in Presidential Debate Despite Arriving Venue, Challenges Buhari to Choose Another Venue and Date [READ MORE]

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the forthcoming 2019 Presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has apologized and explained to Nigerians why he failed to Participate in the BON/NEDG Organized 2019 Presidential debate taking place at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja despite putting up an appearance at the venue. Alhaji Atiku who met with other participants, left the venue of the debate shortly before its commencement stated this in a recent statement shared on his official social media handle where he equally challenged President Buhari who was obviously absent at the venue of the debate to choose another date and venue for the duo to confront each other [Read]

Ortom apologises to Nigerians for supporting Buhari in 2015 [READ MORE]

  Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom , on Friday apologised to Nigerians and the people of the state for supporting the election of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015. Ortom stated this during his campaign tour of Wanune, in the Tarka Local Government Area of the state. He called on residents of the area not to vote for his predecessor, Senator George Akume, in the forthcoming National Assembly elections but replace him with the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, who is from a neighbouring local government area . Speaking during his interactions with leaders of the Christian Association of Nigeria , at the NKST Church in Wannune , Ortom said that he [Read]

‘Debate With Atiku, Others if You’re Competent and Bold Enough’, Fayose Dares Buhari [READ MORE]

  A former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to come for the presidential debate billed for today  Saturday January 19, 2019.  The All Progressives Congress (APC) had noted that it is not compulsory for its presidential candidate (Buhari) to be in the debate if he has other avenues to talk to Nigerians. [READ ALSO] 2019: I’ll Dislodge you, with or without US trip, Atiku Taunts Buhari, says FG’s Corruption Allegation is ‘Cock and Bull Story’ [READ MORE] However, Fayose on Friday said since the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar had gone to the US (APC had alleged that Atiku was [Read]

FG to Atiku: You’ve corruption case to answer over Bank PHB when you return from US [READ MORE]

  The Federal Government has said that the presidential candidate of the PDP, Atiku Abubakar has a corruption case to answer when he returns to the country from the United States. Minister of Information and Culutre, Lai Mohammed who disclosed this to State House reporters today, said Atiku who left the country yesterday, will explain his role in the collapse of the defunct Bank PHB when he returns. [READ ALSO] 2019: I’ll Dislodge you, with or without US trip, Atiku Taunts Buhari, says FG’s Corruption Allegation is ‘Cock and Bull Story’ [READ MORE]   Lai said fresh evidence has revealed that the former vice president benefitted from the slush funds that [Read]

2019: I’ll dislodge you, with or without US trip, Atiku Taunts Buhari, says FG’s Corruption Allegation is ‘Cock and Bull Story’

…Says allegation of corruption by FG is ‘cock and bull story’ Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has mocked the federal government over its failed bid to get the United States government to deny him visa, saying with or without a trip to the US, the PDP will dislodge the President Muhammadu Buhari led All Progressives Congress (APC) at next month’s election. The former Vice President also dismissed as cock and bull story, the allegation by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed that he has a case to answer over the collapse of Platinum Habib Bank, Bank PHB. In a statement [Read]

‘Once you join APC, your sins are forgiven’, Oshiomhole says, As PDP lambasts him [READ MORE]

  The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Friday lampooned the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress APC, Adams Oshiomhole over a statement he allegedly made on Thursday in Edo state. Oshiomhole was said to have opined that anyone who joins APC would have his/her sins forgiven. Nipping on the purported statement, PDP through its Director Media and Publicity, PDP Presidential Campaign Organization, Kola Ologbondiyan, averred that Oshiomhole via his statement exposed Buhari and APC members as criminals and noted that his anti-corruption fight is just a ruse. The PPCO says Oshiomhole, by his confession at the Edo state APC Presidential rally on Thursday, that “once you join the APC, your [Read]

2019: Atiku Silences Critics, Steps On US Soil After 12yrs, Lodges in Trump’s Hotel

  Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), will arrive the United States any moment from now, crossing one of the most serious political hurdles on his path ahead of the upcoming general elections. Mr Abubakar, sources said, left Nigeria early today, and is expected to land in Washington D.C., the American capital, ending a 12-year deprivation of visa to a country in which he once lived and owned properties. Campaign sources revealed Thursday evening that Mr Abubakar would be speaking at a forum by the American Chamber of Commerce in Washington D.C. and attend other meetings aimed at boosting his presidential election standing. Mr Abubakar’s [Read]

Imo APC sues Oshiomhole, suspends factional state chairman [READ MORE]

  Adams Oshiomhole , APC leader Imo State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC ) led by a factional Chairman , Daniel Nwafor , has sued its National Chairman , Adams Oshiomhole for contempt. Nwafor, who said this during a media briefing at the state party secretariat, Owerri , yesterday also accused Oshiomhole of thriving on illegality , adding that if his activities were not checked, he would lead the party to defeat in next month’s elections in Imo State and the Southeast. “Oshiomhole has a habit of disregarding court judgments and rule of law . We have called the attention of the world to the fact that Oshiomhole , [Read]

BOOM! Buhari Hands Over APC Flag To Another ‘Presidential Candidate’ in Delta During Rally [READ MORE]

  One day after erroneously claiming at a campaign rally to have ascended power on May 19, 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday committed another error at a campaign rally. [READ ALSO] SHOCKING: I Came Into Office On 19th Of May 2015, Says Buhari [READ MORE] Speaking on Wednesday at the presidential campaign rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held in Lokoja, capital of Kogi State, Buhari had told the crowd: “I assure you that I am very aware of your appreciation of the efforts for what we were able to deliver since came in 19th of May, 2015.” On Thursday, at the end of his speech after another presidential [Read]