A look at those still stranded in APC
Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, displayed political courage when he beat a quick retreat and returned to the rival Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He damned the refrain among some APC members that the party anticipated that he would move.
Between Obasanjo’s Third Force and Third Fault
Is the leitmotif of former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s proposal of a National Coalition (NC) geared towards a complete change of the modus of appropriating the structures...
Northern youths settle for Dankwambo
Northern youths, under the auspices of Arewa Youths Coalition, have called on former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, former National Caretaker Committee Chairman...
INEC warns Atiku, Bindow over campaign billboards
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned Atiku Abubakar and Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow against campaign billboards, saying that their actions have contravened the electoral Act.
Group urges support for Atiku Abubakar’s presidential bid
Nigerians have been enjoined to back former Vice President Atiku Abubakar’s 2019 bid to occupy Aso Rock. The call came from by the national coordinator AH2H (Atiku House 2 House), retired Col. Chinyere Obi, at a Lagos retreat of the campaign support group held in Lagos. She said: “Atiku Abubakar’s presidency is an idea…
Implications of restructuring, handshake on 2019 poll
The multiplicity of enervating socio-political circumstances in the country has given the 2019 general election up a frightening dimension. What could be the conclusion of the whole schemes? There is worry and tension is building.
In the PDP, subtle race for presidential ticket begins
Exactly seven months to the period fixed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for political parties to conduct primary elections to pick their presidential candidates, the battle for political relevance is reaching new heights among aspirants within the political platforms. In the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) where optimism about the possibility of returning…
Atiku denies being chief financier of cattle breeders
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has dismissed allegations linking him as the chief financier of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN).
Time to give up on Buhari
Finally, the stretched debate and extensive controversy over President Buhari’s ability to lead Nigerians to the so-called promised land is now over. On this, Nigerians owe Mr President huge debt of gratitude, especially for his recent guileless revelations. No sooner than President Muhammadu Buhari returned from a prolonged medical vacation in the United Kingdom (UK)…
Atiku's defection to PDP will be futile, says Masari
Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has described the recent defection of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as an exercise in futility. Masari made the statement in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria NAN in Maiadua, Katsina State on Monday. He said the defection of the vice president would not in anyway affect…