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I take strong exception to the strike by Atiku - Atiku Abubakar

Atiku promises refineries’ privatisation, $10bn funds for youths

Former Vice-President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has pledged to privatise the nation’s refineries if elected as president...
BREAKING: Dogara dumps APC for PDP after declaring support for Atiku

BREAKING: Dogara dumps APC for PDP after declaring support for Atiku

Former House of Reps speaker, Yakubu Dogara, has formally dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).Dogara was...
2023: Court dismisses suit challenging Tinubu’s candidacy

Tinubu promises to overhaul Nigeria’s education system

Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has promised to overhaul the country's educational system.The former Lagos governor who spoke at...
G5, northern Christians hobble Atiku, Tinubu's ambitions 

G5, northern Christians hobble Atiku, Tinubu’s ambitions 

By Ori Martins The uncompromising and relentless opposition of the G-5 and northern Christians are currently nightmares to the PDP presidential candidate in the 2023...
2023: If I were not contesting I won't vote Atiku or Obi, they lack capacity - Tinubu

2023: N/Central, S/South to swing presidential poll

By OBINNA EZUGWUNigeria's February 25, 2023 presidential election presents a complex scenario; a departure from what has been the case since the dawn...
Falsehoods peddled against on social media, Shettima alleges

Falsehoods peddled against on social media, Shettima alleges

Kashim Shettima, All Progressives Congress (APC) vice presidential candidate, has alleged that a series of fake stories on social media against him are coordinated...
2023: People should vote for party of their choice, elections now hard to rig - Buhari

You failed to fulfill your campaign promises, plunged Nigerians into poverty – Govs hit...

Nigerian governors have hit back at President Muhammadu Buhari's government, saying there is hardship in the country because it failed to fulfil 2019 campaign...
2023: Dogara, northern religious leaders endorse Atiku

2023: Dogara, northern religious leaders endorse Atiku

Northern Christian and Muslim leaders under the umbrella of the Northern Leaders Consultative Forum have endorsed Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic...
Ogun Labour Party suspends chairman, national publicity secretary, reinstates Okupe 

Ogun Labour Party suspends chairman, national publicity secretary, reinstates Okupe 

Idowu Olakunle, AbeokutaThe crisis rocking Ogun State chapter of Labour Party (LP) on Friday, took a new twist when leaders of the party in...
Awomamma massacre: DSS claims murdered Imo youths are ESN members

BREAKING: DSS gives NNPC, oil marketers 48 hours end fuel scarcity

The Department of State Services (DSS) has given the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited and oil marketers a 48-hour ultimatum to make...