Tags: Atiku Abubakar

2019 Presidency: Fani-Kayode attacks Fr. Mbaka over comment on Atiku, Obi

Femi Fani-Kayode, the former Minister of Aviation has condemned the Spiritual Director of the Adoration Ministry, Enugu Nigeria, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka over his latest prediction on the presidential candidate the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Peter Obi in 2019 election. Mbaka had during a Sunday thanksgiving service predicted doom’s day…

I’m Tired Of Sending Out Condolences Over Avoidable Killings Of Soldiers – Atiku

Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate has said he is tired of sending out unnecessary condolences for the repeated killings of men and women of the Nigerian Armed Forces by Boko Haram insurgents. In a statement he personally signed on Thursday night, Atiku stressed that such deaths could be avoided through proper…

2019: “Jonathan had no shoes, you sold firewood’ – Nigerians react to ‘Atiku Plan’

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar has stirred reactions from Nigerians on social media over his campaign policy document ‘The Atiku Plan.’ Atiku had on Monday while unveiling his plan for Nigerians in 2019 narrated a story of how he started selling firewood as an orphan in Adamawa before he got…

2019: Civil servants make fresh demands from Atiku, Buhari

The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has tasked President Muhammadu Buhari and the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar on sectors to focus on ahead of the 2019 elections. President of ASCSN, Comrade Bobboi Kaigama during the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the Union held in Abuja on Monday…

Atiku vs Buhari: Dino Melaye releases new song [VIDEO]

Dino Melaye, the Senator representing Kogi West district in the National Assembly has again released a song backing the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar. Melaye in the song released just after Atiku launched his campaign policy document titled ‘Atiku Plan’ mocked the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Kogi…

2019: Edwin Clark reveals why Middle Belt, South-South are backing Atiku

A former federal Commissioner for Information and South-South Leader, Chief Edwin Clark has given reasons leaders of the South-South and Middle Belt Leaders Forum were supporting former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar. According to him, it became imperative for him to support the PDP presidential candidate because…

Atiku: Why Amaechi should resign as minister – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to demand the immediate resignation of Rotimi Amaechi as the Minister of Transportation to demonstrate his ‘touted’ integrity. The party in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan accused Amaechi, as the Director-General of the Buhari Campaign Organisation of using government…

2019: You’ve surrounded yourself with those that failed with Jonathan, come for advice – Buhari tells Atiku

President Muhammadu Buhari has told the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to be cautious of scammers around him. Buhari said that the former Vice President has surrounded himself with same people that failed with former President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015. Speaking through, Festus Keyamo, SAN, the spokesman of the Buhari Campaign, the…

Atiku: What Ohanaeze leader Nwodo, Saraki said during Igbo leaders’ endorsement

President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo on Wednesday decried the state of infrastructure in the South East zone. NAN reports that he spoke in Enugu during Igbo leaders’ meeting with PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. Nwodo lamented that the South East had not been carried along in the scheme of things in the country,…

Group lambasts Atiku over security search alarm, says ghost of yesterday after PDP candidate

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and a onetime Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has been at the receiving end of harsh criticism over his claim that security operatives allegedly harassed him upon his return to Nigeria from Dubai on Sunday Atiku had hinted that he was intimidated by security agents. He…

Atiku’s harassment: Shehu Sani tells Buhari what to do

The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central at the upper legislative chamber, Shehu Sani, has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari Government to apologise to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, without delay. We had reported that Atiku, who returned to Nigeria after his stay in Dubai, on Sunday cried out…

New minimum wage: Atiku states position on FG, Labour face-off

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar has urged the Federal Government and the organised labour to go back to dialogue on the ongoing demand for new minimum wage. Abubakar made the call in a statement issued by his Media Aide, Paul Ibe on Monday in Abuja. The former Vice President urged…

2019 : Tinubu Denies Working For Atiku’s Presidential Ambition

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC in the South West, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has reacted to reports that he was working with the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar ahead of the 2019 elections. Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has taken to his Twitter handle to slam…

2019 presidency: How I will defeat Buhari, Atiku – Oby Ezekwesili

The presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, ACPN, Oby Ezekwesili has revealed how she would use her campaign strategies to defeat President Muhammadu Buhari and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. The former Minister of Education explained that she intends to leverage on her being the most qualified of…

2019: Osinbajo under attack from Atiku’s camp over his ‘learning shaku shaku’ comment

Mr. Peter Obi, the running mate to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has lambasted the Vice President, Yemi Osonbajo for saying he was learning how to dance the popular ‘shaku shaku’ dance. The Vice President had said he was learning the ‘shaku shaku’ dance steps for campaigns ahead of the 2019…

APC Vs PDP: Why Atiku can’t defeat Buhari in 2019 – BCO

The Deputy National Coordinator of the Buhari Campaign Organisation, BCO, Otunba Tunji Omoregha, has highlighted reasons the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar can’t defeat President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. Omoregha said Buhari’s government had progressively taken Nigeria to the next phase of development by embarking on strategic projects across various sectors of…

2019 ELECTION : BUHARI CERTIFICATE SAGA WHILE ATIKU SUMMIT HIS CREDENTIAL

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, has again failed to submit his credentials to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Buhari’s Secondary School certificate controversy made the headlines in 2015 when he entered the race for Nigeria’s number one seat, a position he won amid all odds. The various…

Northern youth group sponsored to fight Peter Obi’s nomination – Aide alleges

The vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mr Peter Obi, speaking through his media aide, Mr Valentine Obienyem has alleged that some individuals were behind the call by a northern youth group for his removal. Obienyem said those behind the call were merely looking for a way to force the presidential candidate…

Buhari vs Atiku: Peter Obi reveals Igbo leaders’ position on his emergence as Vice Presidential candidate

Peter Obi, Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has stated that Igbo leaders have agreed to support him. He also assured that his position would not clash with that of Governor Willie Obiano of Anaabra State, if elected. Obi, who will run with the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, said this in…

2019: Atiku speaks on his ”online grant scheme”

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has distanced himself from an online grant scheme meant to defraud Nigerians. An online scheme code-named ‘Atiku Grant Disbursement Programme’ had surfaced online, asking members of the public to contribute a certain amount of money which will be multiplied after they have downloaded a particular social…

Atiku Campaign Organisation disowns online grant scheme

The Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign Organisation (APCO) has disowned a purported pan to disburse grants to unsuspecting Nigerians. The organisation, in a statement on Thursday in Abuja, said that its attention had been drawn to an on-going scheme that it purported to disburse grants to Nigerians. Former vice-President Atiku Abubakar speaks during the opposition People’s…