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Atiku proffers reason behind Kuje Prison attacks by Boko Haram terrorists

Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate for the 2023 election, on Wednesday, denounced the terrorist attack on the Kuje correctional centre. Following a Tuesday night terrorist attack by individuals believed to be Boko Haram insurgents, at least 600 prisoners fled the Kuje jail in the nation’s capital. Former vice president Atiku responded […]

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Wike: ‘It Will Be Political Suicide To Ignore Ortom, Fayose, Makinde, Jang, Others’

Former National Legal Adviser of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Jacob Mark, has advised the opposition party’s leadership to pacify aggrieved members. Naija News reports that Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and some of his loyalists are currently at loggerheads with the PDP leadership and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, over failed agreements. Speaking […]

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Peter Obi is a big scam, can’t defeat Tinubu, Atiku —Asari Dokubo

Ex-Niger Delta militant leader and founder of the Niger Delta People’s Volunteer Force, Mujahid Asari-Dokubo, has described former Anambra State Governor and presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LO) Peter Obi, as a big scam who stands no chance in the 2023 elections. Asari-Dokubo who expressed his position on Obi in a Facebook video on […]

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2023: Okupe Declares Labour Party-NNPP Alliance Dead

The director of Peter Obi’s presidential campaign, Doyin Okupe has announced that the alliance between the Labour Party and the New Nigeria People’s Party is dead and has collapsed. Okupe, who is the temporary running mate to LP’s Peter Obi made this known during Channels Television Politics program on Tuesday. He pointed out that Rabiu […]

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Shina Peller Grabs Accord Party Senatorial Ticket After Dumping APC

The lawmaker representing Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajo federal constituency in Oyo State, Shina Peller, has secured the Accord ticket to represent Oyo North Senatorial District in the 2023 general elections. This comes after the party’s initial candidate Prince Michael Ademola Ojo, publicly announced that he would voluntarily withdraw from the race. Peller, an indigene of Iseyin town, was […]

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JUST IN: Talks about Kwankwaso, Obi alliance dead and buried – Doyin Okupe

A former presidential aide, Doyin Okupe, said on Tuesday talks on the alliance between the Labour Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi and his New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) counterpart, Rabiu Kwankwaso, was dead and buried. Details shortly…

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Reps summon Ahmed, Sylva, Kyari in fuel consumption probe

The House of Representatives on Tuesday summoned the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, and the Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Ltd, Melee Kyari, to appear before its ad hoc committee probing the volume of fuel consumed in Nigeria daily. This followed the refusal of top government officials to […]

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Machina raises the alarm over alleged plot by APC to forge his withdrawal for Lawan

The Yobe North senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bashir Machina, has raised an alarm that some members of the party plan to forge his signature on a letter, stating his voluntary withdrawal for Senate President Ahmad Lawan. The allegation was contained in a statement by Machina’s campaign organisation, signed by its spokesperson, […]

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2023: Femi Otedola Pledges Support For Tinubu |Photo

Nigerian billionaire, Femi Otedola has declared his support for the All Progressives Congress (APC), presidential candidate Bola Tinubu. Naija News earlier reported that Tinubu travelled to France after he held a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Taking to his Instagram on Tuesday, the billionaire businessman shared photos of himself […]