The source said any money spent would have been outside the budget, and that would have meant a constitutional infraction, and you know the president does not need to compound his problems with the National Assembly.
Notwithstanding the allegation of corruption levelled against PDP when it was in power, she urged Nigerians to trust her integrity as she had not been tainted by any act of corruption having not held political positions.
The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi ll, has called on the Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje to address political leaders in the state. He said such move will prevent any form of violence during the 2019 general election in Kano
Igbo Zuru Mee, a socio-cultural group of south-eastern origin has openly demanded an apology from President Muhammadu Buhari for the massacre of their people during the civil war that spanned between 1966 - 1970.
Politicians from different political divides attended the burial, including the state chairman of the party, Alhaji Tanko Beji; present and past leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party as well as people from all walks of life.
The outgoing national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has been accused of deliberately creating more problems for the party before leaving his position, which comes to a halt this month.
Oche Job, the Methodist archbishop of Abuja, has said that he admires and likes President Muhammadu Buhari for his fearlessness, self-confidence and his speed to make key decisions for the development of the country.
Former Jigawa state governor and presidential aspirant of the PDP Sule Lamido has lost the support of his bossom friend former Abia state governor Orji Uzor Kalu to President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of 2019 general elections.
Senator Smart Adeyemi while addressing a crowd of supporters in Lokoja, Kogi state's capital city said President Buhari is the only one out of the people jostling to govern the country in 2019 that does not have an integrity issue
The attackers were said to have launched their attacks only few hours after the chief of Army staff, Tukur Buratai, appealed to some of the internally displaced persons in the state to return to their communities.
The national chairman of the Labour Party (LP), Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, has said the return of former governor of Ondo state, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, to the party would add greater value to their political aspirations.
Dele Momodu, the publisher of Ovation Magazine and a close associate to the late Moshood Abiola has said that he is making efforts to ensure that key players of the June 12 saga offer apologies for different roles played.
40-paged document titled, ‘Electoral Guideline for the PDP, Directorate of Organisation and Mobilisation' said all presidential aspirants of the party would pay N12 million for both nomination form and expression of interest forms
Femi Falana (SAN) has reiterated his opposition to the sale of nomination forms to aspirants for elective office, by political parties in the country. Consequently, the human rights activist has threatened to take legal action.
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.