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Ekiti incident appalling – Atiku

A former Vice President of Nigeria , Atiku Abubakar , says he is appalled at the images coming out of Ekiti State in the last few hours . Atiku said in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday that behaviours such as experienced in Ekiti were an uncivil assault on democracy …

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Ekiti poll: Prepare to accept defeat, Atiku tells APC

Former Vice President Abubakar Atiku has called on the All Progressives Congress to prepare to accept defeat by the Peoples Democratic Party in the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State . He advised the party to be ready to follow PDP’ s footsteps as it also conceded defeat in …

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Atiku reacts to Obasanjo’s letter to Buhari

– Atiku Abubakar said Obasanjo’s letter to Buhari showed the failure of the ruling APC – Speaking during his visit to Ekiti state, the former vice president hailed Governor Fayose, saying he was an integral person in the PDP – In his reply, Fayose described Atiku’s presidential ambition as legitimate …

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Buhari Knocked As Atiku And Fayose Meet in Ekiti

A former Vice – President , Atiku Abubakar , and Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose , met behind closed doors in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday . The two are eyeing the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 elections. They went into a private meeting after addressing …

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Atiku Visits Ekiti, Speaks On Obasanjo’s Statement

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday visited the governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, as part of his efforts to actualise his ambition to be president. Although Atiku met with Mr. Fayose behind closed-doors, he hinted that he discussed his ambition with the governor whom he described as a …

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PDP Has Now Been Reduced To A Regional Party – APC

Ekiti PDP

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has issued the statement below in reaction to the emergence of Uche Secondus as national chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Mr. Secondus was elected at Saturday’s convention of the party amid allegations of vote buying and ballot rigging. At least one …

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2019: Kano People Are In My Pocket – Buhari Boasts

Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday made his first trip as Nigerian president to a key state, in the latest sign of his return to the national stage after months of illness and treatment abroad. The 74-year-old’s two-day visit to Kano, northern Nigeria’s largest city and capital of one its most populous …

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Atiku Will Speak At Saturday’s National Convention –PDP

Ekiti PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party has said former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar will not vote at its December 9 national convention, which holds at the Eagle Square, Abuja. It says this is because of the provision of the party’s constitution that deals with new entrants into the party. However, the party said …

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Buhari Will Defeat Atiku Abubakar In Any State.

Personal Assistant to the President on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, says President Muhammadu Buhari will defeat former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar in any part of the country when Nigerians go to poll. Mrs Onochie said this yesterday in Abuja during her appearance on the weekend edition of Channels Television’s political …

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APC Has Let Nigerians Down – Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar says the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has failed the Nigerian people. Atiku, who said this on Sunday in a Facebook video, also announced his defection to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). “I want to let you know that I am returning home to the …

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We Will Beat Argentina Again – Atiku

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has said that the Nigeria team will beat Argentina at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Atiku made the statement in a tweet on Friday shortly after the draw. He tweeted: “We’re beating Argentina again. Let’s get ready for the World Cup. #worldcupdraws .”

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Atiku’s Next Big Fight After Leaving APC

Atiku Abubakar is exactly 71 years old today and yesterday’s ‘defection’ or resignation from the APC as he mildly put it might conveniently be seen as a birthday gift to his admirers. Unarguably, Atiku would conveniently satisfy the requirements of the Guineas Book of Records as the most mobile prominent …

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Atiku Decamps From APC

Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has resigned from the All Progressives Congress. Abubakar confirmed this in a statement he personally signed on Friday. He also gave reasons for quitting the party. However, he did not state which party he intends to join, but said he is pondering on his …

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Atiku Has Taken Over Adamawa PDP, Member Writes Makarfi

A former Special Assistant to Vice-President Atiku Abubakar and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dr. Umar Ardo, has called for the cancellation of the results of last Saturday ward congresses in Adamawa State. He accused Atiku of hijacking the party in the state. Atiku, a former member of …

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2019: Adamawa APC Dumps Atiku For Buhari

In the build-up to the 2019 presidential poll, stakeholders in Adamawa State All Progressives Congress (APC), at the weekend, dumped former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar and declared support for President Muhammadu Buhari. Adamawa APC reiterated that Buhari remains its candidate for the party’s presidential ticket in 2019. Atiku is from …

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Atiku To Critics:- “Prove I Am Corrupt Or Shut Up Forever”

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar yesterday lashed out at those he described as self-righteous political enemies, saying they should either prove his alleged corrupt activities or keep quiet and mind the skeletons in their own closets. The APC chieftain also said that he would fight corruption like never before if …

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I’ll fight corruption better than Buhari – Atiku vows

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has vowed to fight corruption like never before if given the chance to preside over Nigeria’s affairs. Atiku also challenged those he described as his self-righteous political enemies to either prove his alleged corrupt activities or keep quiet. The APC chieftain said this during a facility …

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We Regret Appointing Aisha, She Must Resign – APC

The national working committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the minister of women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, to honourably resign over her scathing remarks on President Muhammadu Buhari. A member of the NWC and national vice chairman, northwest zone, Inuwa Abdukadir, called for the resignation of the …

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