Friday, 8th December 2023

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar

31 Oct
The ruling All progressives Congress (APC) has casted aspersions at the defeated presidential candidate of the opposition peoples democratic party (PDP) on his criticism of the Supreme Court verdict that upheld the victory of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
7 Oct
Former Chief Press Secretary to Governor Lam Adesina of Oyo State, Mr. Kehinde Olaosebikan, has disputed the claim by the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, that he was the one that made President Bola Ahmed Tinubu win the second term as governor of Lagos State in 2003. Atiku made…
6 Oct
The All Progressives Congress (APC) says it is unfazed by former Vice President and Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar that the President Bola Ahmed Tinubu does not deserve to be President of Nigeria.
24 Jul
A non-governmental organisation, Face Of Waziri-Nigeria (FOWN), has threatened to besiege the corridors of power with civil disobedience, if an alleged directive by President Bola Tinubu to witch-hunt certain justices of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) and lawyers of his opponents takes effect.
12 Mar
Defying voter fatigue and despair presents as the immediate challenges that the wave-making Labour Party (LP) would confront in the coming days.
15 Feb
Presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is to win the February 25, 2023 poll. An interim report from a nine-month study, led by Dr. Oludare Ogunlana of June Group Research and Council for African Security Affairs..
12 Feb
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, yesterday, promised to set aside $10b to support businesses in the South East. He said this at the PDP campaign in Umuahia, Abia State
22 Jan
With just a little over a month to go before Nigerians elect the successor to President Muhammadu Buhari, three of the names in the apparently obvious four-horse race battle have mounted the podium at the Royal Institute of International Affairs, popularly known as Chatham House
22 Jan
The major opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may be moving towards resolving the lingering crisis over the G-5 governors’ demand that the National Chairman, Senator Iyorchia Ayu, should step down for a Southern candidate.
4 Jan
By way of introduction, this serial, Political Power in Nigeria, will analyse the dynamics of Nigerian politics, particularly democracy and the politics of succession.
23 Dec 2022
The Federal Government has accused the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, of plans to return the country to its old days of aggravated insecurity and youth unemployment.
17 Dec 2022
Anger Trails Soludo’s Sustained Anti-Obi Beef Of all the contenders for the 2019 presidential ticket of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), only the incumbent Sokoto State governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal; immediate past President of Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki and former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, participated in the 2022 presidential primary of the party. While the…


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The UN said Friday it hopes the multinational security force heading to Haiti to help combat violent gangs will deploy before April.
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Former Super Eagles striker Joseph Akpala will take charge of Belgian club Kortrijk on a temporary bases. The club announced on their X handle that Akpala will handle the team pending the arrival of a new coach. Akpala was put in charge of the team following the sacking of former handler Glen De Boeck. The…
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Former Sierra Leone president reported to police in Freetown on Friday to be questioned over what the government has called an attempted coup at the end of November, an AFP journalist said. Koroma, who led the West African nation for 11 years until 2018, arrived at around 10:00 am local time (1000 GMT) at the…
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Dangote Oil Refinery on Friday confirmed the arrival of the first one million barrels of crude shipment so as to commence fuel production.
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N-Power beneficiaries announce nationwide protest over nine-month unpaid stipends
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The Nigerian Army on Friday announced it will hold the COAS Annual Conference 2023 for seven days in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State.
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French President Emmanuel Macron felt compelled Friday to justify allowing a Jewish ritual at the Elysee palace after critics accused him of failing to respect France's secular traditions. During an award ceremony on Thursday -- at which Macron was handed a prize for his stance against anti-Semitism -- France's Chief Rabbi Haim Korsia lit the…
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The Ministry of Works has said that preliminary works will begin on the proposed Abuja-Lagos Superhighway in the year 2024.
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All four members of BLACKPINK have renewed their contracts with their longtime agency, YG Entertainment. This comes after months of speculation and uncertainty surrounding their future with the company. The news was confirmed by YG Entertainment in a regulatory filing, sending their stock prices soaring by nearly 30%. Fans erupted in celebration online, expressing their…
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The Federal Government, on Friday, given palliatives to 80 cattle farmers affected by the 2022 flood disaster in Oyo State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the palliatives were given to the beneficiaries on behalf of the federal government by Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security (FMAFS) at Moore Plantation, Apata, Ibadan,…