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They are planning to arrest me for my insistence on server, Atiku raises alarm

Former Vice President and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar, has raised alarm that FG is planing to arrest him through trumped-up charges. This statement was released by his spokesman, Paul Ibe, on Sunday. It said due to Atiku’s insistence of existence of a server used by the Independent National Electoral Commission ...

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Atiku to Tribunal: Give me the permission to inspect INEC’s server

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday say  they want to inspect the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, server They prayed the Presidential tribunal to order the grant them access to inspect the saver. The PDP also prayed the tribunal to give it permission to inspect other electronic gadgets used by INEC in the ...

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June 12 demands bigger than merely declaring it a Democracy Day- Atiku

Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has described June 12 as a threshold in Nigeria’s national life, adding that there is need to do a soul searching. Hr said in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday that the day was one to ask the salient question of “How better off are Nigerians?” According to Abubakar, June 12 demands something bigger ...

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APC to Tribunal: Atiku’s suit is fundamentally defective, strike it out

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday urged the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to strike out the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. APC and Buhari told the tribunal that Atiku’s suit is fundamentally defective. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared Buhari winner of the Feb. 23 Presidential Election. Atiku and his ...

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Zamfara: Atiku reacts to Supreme Court judgement, says storm is over in the state

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has commended the Supreme Court judgement which nullified the elections of all the candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara in the last general elections. Abubakar in a statement issued by his Media Adviser, Mr Paul Ibe, commended the Supreme Court for siding with justice, saying justice had prevailed ...

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“They are planning to stage-manage crisis to frame me up,” Atiku raises alarm

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar has raised an alarm on alleged plans by “unscrupulous and anti-democratic elements to contrive skirmishes in the coming weeks aimed at smearing his personality.” Abubakar raised the alarm in a statement issued by his Media Adviser, Mr Paul Ibe, on Thursday in Abuja. The former Vice President said that it was ...

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Atiku insists he won the presidential election, demands access to INEC’s server

The Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate in the February 23 presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, have filed a fresh application for access to information contained in the smart card readers and “central server”, which it said the Independent National Electoral Commission used for the conduct of the disputed election. They filed the application before the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, ...

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Tribunal fixes May 22 to hear Atiku, PDP’s motion against Bulkachuwa

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has fixed May 22 to entertain an application seeking Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa to recuse herself from sitting over the five-man panel, alleging fear of preconceived bias. The court had fixed Wednesday to begin pre-hearing session on petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Presidential Candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar challenging outcome of the ...

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Atiku vs Buhari: Proceedings stalled at tribunal following PDP, Atiku’s request

Proceedings at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) has been halted owing to request by Livy Uzoukwu (SAN), lawyer to the petitioners – Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Atiku Abubakar. The court had scheduled pre-hearing session in the petition for Wednesday, but when the case was mentioned a little after 10am, Uzoukwu notified the five-man panel tribunal about an application, ...

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Atiku reveals what he will do if Buhari wins at Tribunal

The 2019 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has assured Nigerians that he would accept the verdict of the Presidential Election Tribunal on his petition challenging the presidential election results. He added that he  would not allow Nigeria to experience crisis. Speaking through the spokesperson of his campaign organisation, Segun Sowunmi, the former Vice President said he was ...

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