A presidential aspirant on the platform of the PDP, Kabiru Turaki, has stated that anybody can defeat President Buhari in 2019. He said the president is confused, and is being shielded from knowing what is really happening.
Describing Gov. Ugwuanyi as the most accessible, humble, respectful and friendly governor, the monarchs added that he has supported, enhanced their status & incorporated them into the administrative structure of government.
The national executives of Change Advocates of Nigeria, Nigeria and diaspora have endorsed President Buhari for second term in office come 2019. The group also endorsed Oshiomhole, for national chairmanship position of the APC.
As the 2019 general elections draw nearer, the governor of Nasarawa state, Umaru Al-Makura, has said he would not support any candidate as his successor. The governor said that he would support anyone without sentiment.
President Muhammadu Buhari jokingly said the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC) would 'abduct' the Senate Minority Whip, Philip Aduda, from the main opposition party, the People's Democratic Party (PDP).
Elder statesman and a chieftain of the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has said President Muhammadu Buhari won't get southwest votes in 2019 despite honouring late Chief Moshood Abiola.
Oge-Ali, who made the disclosure on Friday, June 15 in Abakaliki in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), noted that the Igbos have realised the mistakes they made during the 2015 general elections.
They made the demand when they met with heads of security agencies in the state and the leadership of INEC on the need for a free, fair and credible exercise on the day of the elction scheduled for Saturday, July 14.
Alao-Akala, who is a chieftain of the ruling APC said though the opposition is preparing well for the election, nobody stands any chance of defeating President Buhari, including his former party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
It was disclosed that the EXCO also approved the upgrade of the Enugu State Friendship and Call Centre to be more efficient to continue to play its role in making sure people of the state access services during emergency.
Former governor of Edo, Adams Oshiomhole, on Friday, June 15, in Benin said his national chairmanship of All Progressives Congress (APC) chances had been boosted by support of leaders of the party and governors.
The chief security officer to the late military head of state, Sani Abacha, Hamza Al-Mustapha speaking on the death of M.K.O Abiola, acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993 election called human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, a liar.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday, June 15, held a private meeting with the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II at his Palace in Benin, the Edo state capital.The vice president left the palace to the Benin Airport for Abuja at 2.00pm
The Independent National Electoral Commission is taking all possible measures to ensure a free and fair governorship election in Osun state on September 22. The commission has banned the use of mobile phones during the election.
Senator Stella Oduah who recently defected to the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) from the Peoples Democratic Party also highlights the roles she played in public service and the eighth National Assembly.
Kayode Fayemi, the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Ekiti state has promised to return social services programs cancelled by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) administration if he is elected into office.
A past governor of Ondo state, Olusegun Mimiko, has urged Nigerian youths to gear up and take over the leadership of the country. He made the call when addressing a gathering organised to welcome him back to the Labour Party (LP).
The former governor of Edo state, Adams Oshiomhole, has been urged by youths in the south-south to use his negotiation skills in reconciling warring members of the APC if he emerges as the next national chairman of the party.
National leaders of the Justice Must Prevail Party (JMPP) have said they are in a real battle to dislodge President Muhammadu Buhari and take over the nation’s leadership in the forthcoming 2019 general elections.
The governor of Ebonyi state, David Umahi, on Thursday, June 14, has suspended the state's commisioner for solid minerals, Francis Orji, for what he described as acts capable of bringing embarrasment to the government.
Kola Abiola, the eldest son of MKO Abiola, acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, has stated that former President Goodluck Jonathan tried to ‘regionalise’ his father, when he renamed UNILAG as MAULAG.
Rafiu Salau, the presidential candidate of the Alliance for Democracy in the 2015 general elections, has reiterated his support for President Muhammadu Buhari's second term bid, saying that he remains the best option for Nigeria.