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Nigerians elect President, NASS members today; Buhari to opposition: Your allegations of Islamization wicked, deceptive, ungodly; FG, APC have declared war on PDP, its PDP leaders – Secondus, says Peace accord dead

By Emmanuel Oloniruha/Ismaila Chafe Abuja, Feb. 23, 2019 Nigerians today, Saturday, February 23, 2019, go to the poll to elect their president and 469 members of the National Assembly (NASS). This is coming a week after the exercise was rescheduled by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) early Saturday (Feb. …

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 President Buhari challenges historians, economists to document 16 years of PDP’s mismanagement as 12 presidential candidates endorse his re-election   

  There is compelling need for historians and economists to document the 16 years squander-mania and mismanagement by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), so that future generations would not repeat the same mistakes, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. The President, according to a statement by Femi Adesina, his Special Adviser, …

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Buhari, APC, used and dumped you, now is your turn to dump them. ….Atiku, Secondus, Dogara,Sambo  tell Northern ‘takalawas’

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential Campaign train arrived Kaduna the capital of the old Northern region with a strong message  for the northern poor popularly called the  takalawas to vote out President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC for dumping them after collecting their votes in 2015. Speaker after …

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Buhari presides over security meeting;130 not 66 killed in Kajuru – El-rufai; PDP, protector of ballot box snatchers – presidency; No, plot is to scare off PDP voters, agents for APC thugs to operate – Secondus

  Abuja, Feb. 19, 2019 President Muhammadu Buhari has, Tuesday, presided over a meeting with Nigeria’s security chiefs and the Governors of some states where there have been recent security challenges. The service chiefs were at the meeting with the Governors of Kaduna, Borno and Adamawa states. Speaking to State …

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Polls shift: U.S. stands with international community on Nigeria’s polls – Embassy; UK urges Nigerians to be patient, support democratic process

By Isaac Aregbesola/Temitope Ponle Abuja, Feb. 16, 2019 The U.S. fully supports the decision of the heads of ECOWAS and other international missions on the postponement of the election in Nigeria, the country’s mission in Nigeria says. In a statement in Abuja on Saturday, the U.S. Embassy in Nigeria encouraged Nigerians …

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Election postponement: I’m deeply disappointed – Buhari; No, you’re shedding crocodile tears – PDP Chairman, Says the will of the people will prevail 

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep disappointment over the postponement of the general elections of Nigeria, but the Chairman of the major opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, insists that the President is shedding crocodile tears.   The statements by President Buhari and Prince Secondus are …

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INEC confirms shift in presidential election by one week; Governorship poll now 9 March PDP rejects postponement; Says it’s Buhari’s agenda to cling on to power; Calls on INEC Chairman to resign immediately 

Abuja, 16 February, 2018 The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has decided to shift Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections till next week, 23 February. The governorship and house of assembly, FCT area council elections have also been shifted from 2 March to 9 March. INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu …

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INEC postpones election till February 23; PDP rejects shift in polls date; Says it’s Buhari’s ploy to cling on to power; Calls on INEC Chairman to resign immediately 

Abuja, 16 February 2019 The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has decided to shift Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections till next week 23 February, 2019. It was one of the decisions reached early today in a crunch talk between INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu and 12 national commissioners in …

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Buhari rounds-off re-election campaign in Katsina; Says he remains focused on working to improve lives of Nigerians in broadcast

President Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the Saturday, February 16, 2019 presidential election has rounded-off his re-election campaign in Katsina, his home state. The event was witnessed by a mammoth crowd of supporters. The President later in the day addressed Nigerians in a broadcast where …

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2019: ‘Buhari must go,’ Atiku tells Adamawa people; ‘Nigerians have endorsed your son, don’t fail him,’ Secondus tells crowd

Yola, Feb. 14, 2019 Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Thursday concluded his campaign tour in Adamawa, with a call on the people of the state to appreciate the emergence of their own and vote for him. Addressing the huge crowd of party supporters …

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Buhari, Atiku sign Peace Accord; Pay tribute to Abdulsalami Abubakar Peace Committee

President Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of the major opposition party in Nigeria, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have signed a peace accord in Abuja, the country’s capital. At the signing ceremony, witnessed by the Commonwealth Secretary-General, Rt. Hon. Patricia …

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Boko Haram ambush, shoot at Gov. Shettima’s convoy; Kill 3; Cart away many vehicles 

 By Abdullahi Isah   Maiduguri Boko Haram terrorists  have  shot dead three persons, while many vehicles were seized when they ambushed Governor Kashim Shettima’s of Borno state’s convoy along Maiduguri Gamboru road. The governor was on campaign tour to the area to canvass support for All Progressives Congress, (APC) candidates …

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I’ll transform Lagos, Atiku promises; Assures of freedom from their ‘Emperor’ …As Secondus declares el rufai a terrorist, wants him arrested.

 The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has assured Lagosians that if he is voted into office, he will transform Lagos and bring it to its correct status as the commercial capital of the country. Alhaji Abubakar, who is also a former Vice President of Nigeria, …

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Elections will be free, fair, President Buhari reassures Nigerians; Campaigns in Rivers, Bayelsa States 

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday visited Yenagoa, Bayelsa State and Port Harcourt, Rivers State where he assured that he is all out for free, fair and credible elections starting on Saturday. Speaking at a meeting with traditional rulers at the secretariat complexes of the Councils of Traditional Rulers of the two …

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Kwakwasiyya crowd overwhelms as Atikulation train storms Kano   …..Atiku, Secondus, Obi, Saraki others insist it’s over for APC, Buhari.

A fresh record in political mobilization in electioneering  was set in Kano on Sunday as the Presidential Campaign train of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, arrived the commercial nerve céntre of the North. The awesome crowd was unprecedented as the city was locked down that even the wheel of the Atikulation …

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Buhari in Lagos, says no looter will go unpunished; Pledges first-class healthcare services for cancer patients

By Bolaji Buhari/ Ismaila Chafe Lagos, Feb. 9, 2019 President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said that his administration would recover all looted public funds and deal decisively with perpetrators of corruption. Buhari made the declaration in Lagos while speaking at the All Progressives Congress(APC) Presidential rally. The rally attracted a …

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‘I will respect every law’, Atiku assures Benue, Cross River People …..As Secondus warns against sending military to Akume to rig. …….Also warns NNPC, CBN against using public fund for elections.

The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the February 16, 2019 Presidential election and the former Vice President of Nigeria, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has assured the people of Benue and indeed every Nigerian that his Presidency will observe the rule of law to the letter. Alhaji Atiku …

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 President Buhari campaigns in Taraba, Adamawa; Mourns death of supporters at rally in Jalingo 

  President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed profound sadness over of loss of lives at the All Progressives Congress, APC Presidential Campaign Rally in Jalingo, Taraba State on Thursday. A statement by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity) said that reacting to reports of the tragic …

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