My withdrawal from race not ill-conceived, says Ezekwesili
Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, (ACPN), Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili yesterday explained that her withdrawal from the race was not ill conceived.
U.S., UK vow to sanction polls violence perpetrators
Those who unduly interfere with Nigeria’s forthcoming general elections are to face restriction of visas and other punitive measures from the United States (U.S.) and United Kingdom (UK).
Ezekwesili seeks Zakari’s removal, flays new role as political corruption
The Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has asked the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mamoud Yakubu, to reverse the recent deployment of Mrs. Amina Zakari as one of its commissioners.
How I will end unemployment if elected, by Ezekwesili
Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has disclosed how she would end unemployment, if she wins the presidential election in 2019.
Atiku, Ezekwesili sign peace accord
Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar yesterday signed the 2019 general elections peace accord. Atiku had been conspicuously absent from Tuesday’s main event, which was attended by President Muhammadu Buhari and other candidates.
Ezekwesili says nation can’t progress with high rate of poverty
The presidential candidate of Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has said that it will be impossible for the country to progress without addressing the issue of poverty.
Xraying the five-fold manifest of 2019 presidential contenders
• What airport assault on PDP candidate presages The die is cast. Nigerians have entered into the first phase of the graduated excursion to the crucial 2019 election. With the embargo lifted, yesterday, November 18, 2018, today marks the kickoff of open campaigns for the presidential and National Assembly election scheduled for February 16, 2019.…
Ezekwesili seeks campaign funds from electorate
Former Minister of Education, Obiageli Ezekwesili, yesterday urged the Nigerian electorate to donate and support her bid for the country’s presidency in next year’s general elections. Ezekwesili, who is co-founder of the ‘Bring Back Our Girls’ movement, explained that the donation, which would empower her to pursue good governance, would enable her to build structures…
2019 election will be tough, brutal, says Ezekwesili
Convener of the Bring Back Our Girls campaign, Mrs. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has cautioned that the forthcoming 2019 general election would be tough and brutal. Ezekwesili, who raised the fears yesterday in a television programme, Sunrise Daily....
Oby Ezekwesili Shortlisted For 2018 Nobel Peace Prize
Former Minister of Education and co-convener of the #BringBackOurGirls campaign, Obiageli Ezekwesili has been shortlisted for the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize by the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO). Ezekwesili who is also the former Vice President of the World Bank and the Extractive Industry Transparency International (EITI) and will be competing alongside other four laureates…