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Daily Archives: June 24, 2019

APC, PDP clash over campaign venues

APC, PDP clash over campaign venues

Nigeria’s president and ruling party were on Saturday accused of dirty tricks to stifle opposition support, with one week to go before the election in Africa’s most populous nation. The main opposition, Peoples Democratic Party had been due to hold [...]

February 9, 2019 Government and politics
Buhari arrives in Lagos for campaign

Election: Buhari arrives in Lagos for campaign

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Lagos, for the continuation of his re-election campaign in the February 16, Presidential Election. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Buhari and his entourage landed at the Presidential Wing of the Murtala Mohammed [...]

February 9, 2019 Government and politics

Lagos rescinds decision on road closure for Buhari’s rally

Following the apprehension that greeted the scheduled visit of President Muhammadu Buhari for the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential rally today, the Lagos State Government, yesterday, assured residents that there would be no road closures, as earlier announced. Commissioner for [...]

February 9, 2019 Government and politics
Aisha Buhari

Aisha Buhari backs brother’s opponent in Adamawa gov poll

Aisha, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, has called on Adamawa State voters to vote for Governor Mohammed Bindow in the March 2 governorship poll in the state. She also pleaded with them to vote for her husband in the February [...]

February 9, 2019 Government and politics
Buhari

Buhari won’t get 50% of votes in Bauchi – APC lawmaker

A member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly, Aminu Tukur, has vowed that President Muhammadu Buhari will not get up to 50 per cent of the votes in the state in next month’s presidential election. Tukur said that for [...]

February 9, 2019 Government and politics
Buhari

God’ll punish PDP leaders who looted treasury –Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday slammed the Peoples Democratic Party leaders for allegedly looting the treasury for 16 years, saying “only God can give them punishment”. Buhari spoke at the State House, Abuja, when he received the leaders of 1,000 [...]

February 9, 2019 Government and politics
People who fared better before Buhari were enjoying proceeds of corruption

People who fared better before Buhari were enjoying proceeds of corruption

In this interview with AFEEZ HANAFI, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Job Creation and Youth Employment, Mr Afolabi Imoukhuede, speaks about the high unemployment rate in the country and the social intervention programme of the government. N-Power [...]

February 9, 2019 Government and politics