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7 Feb 2019
In spite of media reports that it had endorsed the presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar, the Red Card Movement said it was not disposed to aligning with the candidates of the PDP and that of the ruling All Progressives Congress. "The Red Card Movement did not ENDORSE Atiku, neither did it…
24 Jan 2019
Former presidential candidate of the Allied Congress for Progressive Nigeria, Obiageli Ezekwesili has said her decision to withdraw from the presidential race was to provide a stronger coalition to unseat incumbent president Muhammadu Buhari at the February 16 presidential election. “I have decided to step down from the presidential race and focus on helping to…
23 Jan 2019
Presidential candidate of Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Obiageli Ezekwesili, has assured teachers that her administration would give priority attention to accommodation if elected president in the February 16 presidential election. “No teacher in full-time employment should be unable to live in comfortable accommodation, within a reasonable distance of his or her place of…
21 Jan 2019
Presidential candidate of the Alliance for New Nigeria, Fela Durotoye, has been found culpable of an incorrect claim during the recent presidential debate. During the debate held at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja on Saturday, January 19, the presidential candidates reeled out their plans for Nigeria if they emerge president after the February 16 presidential election.…
19 Jan 2019
The presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP), Kingsley Moghalu and the presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria(ACPN)Obiageli Ezekwesili slammed president Muhammadu Buhari and the opposition People's Democratic Party candidate Atiku Abubakar for shunning the 2019 presidential debate. Moghalu said he is "surprised that the leaders of the APC and the…
19 Jan 2019
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari, former vice president Atiku Abubakar and three other presidential candidates are expected to convince electorates of their policies and programmes if elected at a presidential debate today in Abuja. The debate, which begins from 7:00 pm at the Congress Hall of the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, will be aired live on…
10 Jan 2019
Rivers State governor Nyesom Wike has alleged that Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari is not committed to free, fair and credible elections. Wike said the president intends to use the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and police to rig the 2019 general election. "It is INEC and security that don’t want us to have peaceful elections…
11 Dec 2018
Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) Obiageli Ezekwesili said the latest rejection of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill by Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari showed he was against the tenets of democracy. Buhari had rejected the bill for a fourth time last week, saying, among other things, that signing the bill into…
10 Dec 2018
Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Oby Ezekwesili, has said everyone including the LGBTQ community in Nigeria would have equal access to opportunities and social justice if she is elected the president of Nigeria in 2019. "I absolutely believe in the fact that everyone deserves equal opportunity," Ezekwesili said during a…
30 Nov 2018
Nigerian Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan on Friday said that President Muhammadu Buhari was still studying the much clamoured for 2018 Electoral Act Amendment bill into law. Buhari had earlier withheld his assent to the document about three times due to ‘errors’ in the amended bill presented by the National Assembly. The latest version was thereafter…
22 Nov 2018
Nigerian Election Debate Group (NEDG) and Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) have announced the dates for 2019 presidential and vice-presidential election debate. The vice-presidential candidate debate is scheduled for Friday, December 14, 2018, while the presidential debate will take place on Saturday, January 19, 2019. Chairman of BON, John Momoh (OON), made the announcement on…
22 Nov 2018
A former President of Malawi, Joyce Banda, on Wednesday, endorsed Oby Ezekwesili, the presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria for the 2019 general elections. Banda, who was Malawian president between April 2012 and May 2014, said in a tweet that Ezekwesili is “a servant leader pushing for a better Nigeria.” She explained…

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