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2023: Babachir Lawal Speaks On Dumping Obi For Atiku

A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal has once again distanced himself from the presidential ambition of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) flagbearer, Atiku Abubakar. Bestnewsnet gathered that Lawal on Monday insisted that he would not support Atiku in the 2023 election. According to Lawal, Atiku’s emergence as president would amount to another […]

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Oseni Rufai Reacts To Viral Video Of Suspected IPOB Members Attacking APC Convoy

Popular Nigerian journalist, Oseni Rufai while speaking on arise television this afternoon has reacted to viral video of suspected members of indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB) attacking all progressive congress (APC) Convoy. Reacting to the video, Oseni Rufai said; “Whatever the case is, APC just like every other political party have the right to campaign […]

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‘No Candidate Can Withstand The Kind Of Heat We Give To Peter Obi, Yet They Say We’re Biased’ – Rufai

During the Arise TV morning show, the Nigerian journalist and presenter, Oseni Rufai, reacted to the statement of the APC Presidential Campaign Council’s (PCC) Director of Media and Publicity, Mr. Bayo Onanuga, and its Director of Strategic Communication, Mr. Dele Alake, accusing Arise News of being biased against the APC Presidential Candidate, Mr. Bola Ahmed […]

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Tinubu’s Allies Worry Over Buhari’s Attitude To 2023 Presidential Poll

President Muhammadu Buhari’s seeming I-don’t-care attitude towards the 2023 presidential election is causing anxiety in the ruling All Progressives Con­gress (APC), especially among the supporters of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the party’s presidential candidate. With just few weeks to the elec­tion, scheduled to take place on February 25, 2023, according to the timetable of the Independent […]

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While I Was Returning From Europe, 30 Feet Above The Earth, I Saw A Man Walking In Borno State – Atiku

During a town hall meeting organized by Channels Television, the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, stated that he does not understand why Boko Haram terrorists are existing and hiding in the North, especially in Borno State, pointing out that there’s no place to hide there. He revealed that while he was returning from a journey […]

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Tinubu Is Not Getting Much Support From The Presidency, The President Should Do More – APC Chieftain

Ahead of the 2023 presidential election, some allies of Bola Ahmed Tinubu, believe that the President is not giving the needed support to the APC presidential candidate. Speaking to Daily Independent earlier today, a chieftain of the party, who didn’t want his name in the press, stated that the support that President Buhari is currently […]

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[VIDEO]: While Introducing Peter Obi, I Said It Was Personal, Not Political And People Blasted Me Online – Dayo Laniyi

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), a media entrepreneur, and an event-profiled global enterprise communicator, Mrs. Dayo Benjamins-Laniyi, has finally cleared the air about the statement she made before introducing the Labour Party presidential candidate at the Experience 17 conference. Recall that at Experience 17, Mrs. Dayo, while introducing Peter Obi, said, “It’s […]

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Wike: Nigeria Not Ripe For Mulsim-Muslim Ticket… It’s Also An Insult To Ignore Zoning

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers, says Nigeria is “not ripe” for a Muslim-Muslim presidential ticket. According to a statement by Kelvin Ebiri, spokesman to the governor, Wike said this on Sunday at the special dedication service for the Rivers state Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 2023 election campaign rallies. The event held at the St. Paul’s […]

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Blasphemy: Atiku Opens Up On Why He Deleted Tweet Condemning Deborah’s Death

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has again condemned the killing of Deborah Yakubu, a 200-level Home Economics student of Shehu Shagari College of Education in Sokoto, North-West Nigeria. He stated this on Sunday night during a live discussion on People’s Townhall, a brainchild of Channels Television and its partners. The PDP presidential […]

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Stop Lying On Any Attack, Tell Atiku That The Job He Gave You Is Too Hard For You – Wike To Maeba

During the Rivers State PDP Dedication Service for the Campaign Ahead 2023 Elections, the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, commented on the attack on the Port Harcourt residence of the Rivers State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Council, Senator Lee Maeba, by some suspected thugs. According to the report, Senator Maeba […]

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‘Peter Obi And My Brother-In-Law Use To Wash My Cars Before I Wake Up In The Morning – Nnia Nwodo

The Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, the Governor of Enugu state, Lawrence Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, and Nnia Nwodo, a lawyer and a former minister attended a catholic church service. At the service, Nnia Nwodo picked up the microphone to recognize the dignitaries in the Church house.  The Elder statesman speaking about Mr. Peter Obi […]

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Of Top PDP Chieftains At Abuja Presidential Rally [Photos]

Some top chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) attended the party’s presidential campaign in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. Bestnewsnet reports that the campaign rally was held on Saturday at the Eagle Square in Abuja, the nation’s capital. Speaking at the event, the PDP Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, promised to address the issue of marginalisation and unify the country […]

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2023: Fayose Reveals That It Is Stressful For Yorubas To Support Peter Obi

It is difficult for Yorubas to support Peter Obi, the Labour Party, LP’s presidential candidate, according to Isaac Fayose, the brother of former Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose. Igbos, according to Fayose, don’t trust Yorubas, hence it’s difficult to back Obi’s presidential aspirations. He bemoaned the fact that they still don’t believe him despite his […]

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“Peter Obi Never Called Or Picked My Call After The Governorship Election In Osun – Lasun Yusuf

A former Labour Party governorship candidate in Osun State and former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Lasun Suleiman Yusuf has alleged that the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi never called or picked up his call after the governorship election in Osun State. Lasun Yusuf, who recently defected to the […]