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Establishment of Amotekun shows lukewarn attitude of Buhari’s govt to security- PDP

Buhar’s i government has come under attack by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the issue of insecurity across Nigeria. The opposition party said that the setting up of a joint security outfit, Amotekun, by governors of the six states in the Southwest, was an indication of vote against the government  approach to the security situation in the country. In ...

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Fayemi: APC may cease to exist after Buhari’s tenure

Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti state, says the All Progressives Congress (APC) may collapse after the end of President Muhammadu Buhari’s tenure. Fayemi said this in reaction to the reports on the move by some party members to remove Adams Oshiomhole as chairman of the APC. He made this intimation recently in an interview with Daily Trust. Fayemi likened rumours ...

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Buhari’s govt mounting pressure on Supreme Court to rule in favour of APC in four states- Secondus

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has accused Buhari’s government of pressurising the supreme court to rule in favour of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in its appeals challenging Sokoto, Bauchi, Adamawa and Benue governorship elections. All the four states were won by the opposition party in the March 9 gubernatorial election. On Monday, the apex ...

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Election Petitions: Buhari never used his office to influence judgements- Olanipekun

A senior lawyer Wole Olanipekun, says President Muhammadu Buhari, has never used his office to influence the decision of the courts that sat over the 2019 presidential election petitions. According to a statement by Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, Olanipekun spoke on Thursday at a dinner organised by Buhari for members of his legal team for the 2019 presidential election petition. ...

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Supreme Court Ruling: Imo people have emerged victorious- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Supreme Court for the `courage and perseverance’ to return Sen. Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the March 9, 2019 governorship election in Imo. The president made the commendation while reacting to Tuesday’s Supreme Court judgment that sacked Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as Governor of Imo ...

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Presidential Jet Controversy: Buhari has committed the worst form of corruption- PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has tongue-lashed President Muhammadu Buhari, saying that he abused his esteemed office by his daughter use the presidential jet for a private photo shoot in Bauchi. The PDP said Buhari has committed the worst form of corruption by detailing the officially restricted Presidential jet to chauffeur his daughter, Hanan for her private photography event in ...

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How Buhari’s presidency is jeopardizing Nigeria’s unity- PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, and the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Presidency of jeopardizing Nigeria’s national unity. The party accused Buhari’s presidency of exclusionist policies, divisive comments, disregard for rules, political witch-hunt and failure to bring perpetrators of violence to book. PDP lamented that all efforts by well-meaning Nigerians and groups to ensure unity ...

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I didn’t ask Buhari to impose his candidate on Nigeria- Tunde Bakare

Senior Pastor of Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has shed more light on his call for a successful succession, saying that he wants the country to have free, fair, transparent and credible elections in 2023. Bakare, whose address to the congregation in Ogba, Lagos, had the theme: Much Ado About Succession, said his call for a good democratic succession ...

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Falana to Buhari: It’s illegal for your children to use presidential jet

Lawyer and activist, Femi Falana (SAN) has said that it is illegal for the children of President Muhammadu Buhari to use presidential jets for private engagements, saying that it is not backed by any extant law or official policy. He has therefore urged President Buhari to stop members of his family from using any of the aircraft in the presidential ...

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Prepare yourself to take over leadership of Nigeria, Buhari tells youths

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerian youths to be prepared for huge responsibilities as they will eventually to take over the leadership of the country in future. Buhari stated this when he received All Progressives Congress (APC) youth leaders from the six geo-political zones of the country at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Friday. He advised the younger generation to ...

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