Monday, 29th May 2023

Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi

3 Feb
Well, you know who I am, Nigerians know who I am. PDP had been running a mature campaign, until All Progressives Congress (APC), through its desperation went too personal. There may have been issues that have to do with the APC presidential candidate in the media and social media. But it was not propelled by the PDP, but by other players in the political space.
12 Feb 2022
Ahead of the 2023 general election, the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has said that the only legacy left for President Muhammadu Buhari to leave for the nation was to conduct a credible, free and fair election.
24 Sep 2018
A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has said that the party is sure of victory despite the re-run elections declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). According to him, the technicalities deployed by the commission should be seen as part of the plan to allegedly rob the PDP of…
12 Aug 2018
Presidential aspirant and erstwhile chairman, National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has said unless Nigeria embraces restructuring, the country may continue to be haunted by socio-economic and political ills. He declared that if he defeated President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential elections, the nation would be restructured…
24 Jun 2018
Former Governor of Kaduna State and the immediate past National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, told SAXONE AKHAINE in this interview why he joined the presidential race. What made you join the presidential race? I have been consulting across the country since I left as party chairman.…
19 May 2018
Former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caretaker committee chairman, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi has advised former President Olusegun Obasanjo not to jeopardise plans of the opposition in Nigeria to defeat the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and President Muhammadu Buhari in the coming 2019 general elections, through his political actions. Makarfi cautioned the former President on…
9 Mar 2018
Former Governor of Kaduna State and erstwhile Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has cautioned public office holders under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari against excessive use of political power against opponents and other Nigerians. He said they might be called upon to account for their misdeeds in the…
18 Feb 2017
Fomer governor of Kaduna State and People Democratic (PDP) and chairman of the party’s caretaker committee, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has said that the judgment of the Appeal Court in Port Harcourt.....
18 Sep 2016
The Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, spoke to The Guardian on the economic challenges facing the nation, the recent demand for his resignation by Senator Ali Modu Sherriff
11 Sep 2016
Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has said that the way out of the current economic challenges does not lie in apportioning blames, but on the cooperation of all Nigerians.
21 Aug 2016
Following last week’s botched national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Port Harcourt, Caretaker Committee Chairman, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has traced the crisis rocking the party to the doorsteps of some key political....
18 Jul 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday joined other world leaders in condemning the coup attempt, which resulted in the death of over 100 people.


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Turkey's LGBTQ community fear being exposed to more homophobic hate after conservative President Recep Tayyip Erdogan made them into his favourite target for his bitterly divisive re-election campaign.
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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) intercepted a consignment of 32 Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) on its way to a bandit camp in Niger State. This was made known in a statement by the spokesperson of the agency, Femi Babafemi, on Sunday. Babafemi said the suspect, Musa Muhammadu, was apprehended with explosives on Monday,…
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The inauguration of Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the President of Nigeria marks a significant milestone in the nation's political landscape. With a mix of expectations and controversies surrounding his ascension to power, the event carries a weight of anticipation and uncertainty. As Tinubu takes the oath of office, Nigeria finds itself at a crossroads, with…
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Outgoing President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the renaming of 15 airports after some prominent Nigerians. Ministry of Aviation spokesman Odutayo Oluseyi said in a statement. According to Oluseyi, the approval for the renaming of the airports was given on Friday, May 26. The airports include Maiduguri International Airport to be known was Muhammadu Buhari; Port…
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There is serious security checks ongoing at the Eagle Square, Abuja, venue for the inuaguration of the President elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. As early as 6:00 am Monday morning, many invited guests were seen trouping into the Eagle Square to take vantage seats ahead of the inuaguration formalities which commences by 10:00 am. The security…