Leave Saraki out of your jostle for Senate President – PDP Slams APC

The Peoples Democratic Party members in the Senate have asked their counterparts in the All Progressives Congress (APC) to desist from including the Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, into their schemes and plots to produce the ninth senate president. The senators in a statement on Tuesday signed by the Minority Leader,  Biodun Olujimi and Senator Dino Melaye, however, warned that the PDP lawmakers won’t allow any outsider to determine the next Senate president The statement read, “We have noted with regret and surprise how some Senators who are interested in…

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APC Accuses Atiku, PDP of Hacking into INEC Server

Spokesperson of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Yekini Nabena, has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar of hacking into the server of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the just concluded election. Nabena made the allegation on Wednesday, following a the claim by the PDP that its presidential candidate had actually won the 2019 election as displayed in the INEC server. In this regard, Nabena wondered how the opposition political party could have gotten the figure without hacking into it. He wrote on…

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CUPP Allege Fresh APC Plot To Expel Emir of Kano, Sultan of Sokoto

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) of staging a fresh plot to force out the Emir of Kano and Sultan of Sokoto. The group alleged that the plot had stemmed up following the Emir’s refusal to bow to pressure to take side in the upcoming supplementary governorship elections in their states. Imo Ugochinyere, CUPP spokesperson, in a statement said leaders of the APC are accusing the monarchs of taking sides with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). “We make bold to say…

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Presidential Committee Denies Asking APC to Lift Gov Okorocha’s Suspension

The Presidential Support Committee has refuted rumours that it gave a 48-hour ultimatum to the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to lift the suspension slammed on the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha. The Director of Media and Publicity of the committee, Engr. Kailani Muhammad, in a statement yesterday, said the report credited to one Ejikeme Ugwa, Robert Ngwu and Maxwell Okoye was not written on behalf of the committee. Mohammed said, “PSC was set up primarily to compliment the effort of the party to ensure the re-election of…

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Second Term: Appoint More APC Members, Aisha Pleads

Aisha, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to the All Progressives Congress (APC) to consider more card-carrying members of the party for appointments into various political offices in the next dispensation. Buhari via a statement issued on Friday in Abuja, by her Director of Information, Mr Suleiman Haruna, said that APC constitution specified that party members should be given preference in appointments. She spoke in Daura after a dinner organised to celebrate the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari. The wife of the president advised that the party’s constitution should…

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APC, PDP Complicit in Electoral Malpractices – Kingsley Moghalu

The Presidential Candidate of the Young Peoples Party (YPP) at the just concluded 2019 Presidential Elections, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party of colluding with the country’s electoral body (INEC) to manipulate the outcome of the polls. Moghalu, in a statement, questioned the credibility of the exercise which produced president Muhammadu Buhari as winner, alleged that INEC had forged the number of voters which he said was as a result of ‘brazen theft of our votes and the suppression of our…

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Don’t Humiliate Opposition Party – Buhari Appeals to Supporters

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged members and supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) not to spite the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) even as they celebrate his re-election. Buhari made this known in a statement, hours after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared him winner in the keenly contested 2019 presidential election. He said, “I will like to make a special appeal to my supporters not to gloat or humiliate the opposition. Victory is enough reward for your efforts”. The President who also expressed sadness over the lives…

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#NigeriaDecides2019: Buhari Sails Back To Power

President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the 2019 presidential election which will see his second tenure run until 2023. Buhari defeated fierced rival Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to emerge winner of an election that was characterized by intense violence. Buhari polled a total of 15,184,748 votes against Atiku’s 11,102,148; a difference of 4,082,600 votes. Kano and Katsina states handed the president a smooth sail to victory as both states won Buhari over a million votes.

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Jigawa Deputy Gov. Ibrahim Hassan Wins Senatorial Seat

The Deputy Governor of Jigawa, Ibrahim Hassan, has been declared the winner of Jigawa Northeast Senatorial District election, defeating five other contestants. Announcing the result on Monday in Hadejia, the Returning Officer, Prof. Ahmed Garko, said Hassan scored 184,185 votes to defeat his closest opponent, Sen. Ubali Shitu of the PDP who polled 103,039 votes. He also said Kaugama Garba of SDP got 14, 697; Ibrahim Mahmud of ADC scored 363; Jamilu Usman of DA polled 218 votes while Abdullahi Muhammad of PPC scored 179 votes. Mr Garko said: “That…

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APC Reacts to US Comments Ahead of Polls

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… Says Atiku, PDP Receiving Foreign Support  The All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign council has reacted to what it termed as “many expressions” of the United States’ Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador W. Stuart Symington and other Western Diplomats that have been directed towards Nigeria’s upcoming elections. Spokesperson of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Festus Kenyamo made this known in a statement while insisting that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar were receiving support from countries ahead of the polls. Kenyamo opined that the continued warning…

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Oshiomhole Holds Meeting with APC Governors Ahead of Saturday’s Polls

As preparations moves in top gear for the much anticipated general elections, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, held a strategy meeting with the party’s governorship candidates and state chairmen to prepare them for the electoral contest. The All Progressives Congress (APC) Campaign Council had accused the Peoples Democratic Party Party (PDP) and agents of  its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, of plotting to unleash series of fake news to scare voters from voting for President Muhammadu Buhari. Particularly, in a statement issued by the Director of…

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Buratai Denies Election Rigging Plot, Blasts Timi Frank

Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Yusuf Buratai, has denied meeting with President Mohammadu Buhari and  officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over alleged plans to rig the presidential election slated for Saturday. Burutai, in a statement issued last night, discredited the reports by former spokesperson of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, who alleged that such a meeting between him, the President and INEC officials took place. The Army Chief  who denied the fruition of such meeting, said,“The Nigerian Army (NA) notes with dismay the unsubstantiated story…

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