Atiku, Saraki, Tambuwal in proxy war over PDP Presidential Ticket

Proxy war among contenders for the 2023 presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is gathering steam, it was learnt yesterday. Those who have signified interest for the opposition party’s slot include former Vice President Atiku Abubakar; former Senate presidents Pius Anyim and Bukola Saraki, governors Aminu Tambuwal (Sokoto) and Bala Mohammed (Bauchi). Others

By |2022-01-21T06:38:25+01:00January 21st, 2022|Categories: Politics|Tags: , , |0 Comments

2023: Don’t contest, age not on your side – Ohanaeze chieftain tells Tinubu, Atiku, Osinbajo

Chuks Ibegbu, a former National Publicity Secretary of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, should not run for President in 2023. Ibegbu said Tinubu and Atiku should drop their ambition due to their age. Speaking exclusively with

Atiku, Saraki, Lamido’s Presidential Ambitions Shaky As PDP Govs hijack Party’s Structure

ABUJA- Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar ex- Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and former Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido may have had a foretaste of what await them in their rumoured 2023 Presidential ambitions. At the just concluded national elective convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Abuja; governors showed their might as

By |2021-10-31T10:14:15+01:00October 31st, 2021|Categories: Politics|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Atiku, Saraki oppose Mark as PDP national chair

  DESPITE widespread support for former Senate President, David Mark, for the position of National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, are still opposed to his emergence, The PUNCH has learnt. It was gathered in Abuja, on Sunday, that although most stakeholders including the

By |2021-10-11T07:06:45+01:00October 11th, 2021|Categories: Politics|Tags: , |0 Comments

2023: Forget Tinubu, Atiku, Nigeria new President should be in his 60s, says IBB

  Former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB), might have ruled out a former vice president, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and a former governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, from the 2023 presidential run, because they would be in their 70s by the next election. Although IBB as Babangida is fondly called did not

Atiku, Tambuwal, Tinubu test Strengths in Ondo Election over 2023 Presidency

Major gladiators, who are nursing presidential ambition in 2023, are determined in their quest to use the October 10 governorship election in Ondo State as an avenue to test their strengths, Daily Independent has gathered. Some of these political heavyweights are Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), who is

By |2020-08-14T07:52:12+01:00August 14th, 2020|Categories: Politics|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Supreme Court Verdict Shocking – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed shock at the judgment of the Supreme Court on the Presidential election petition filed by the party and its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. “Indeed, what we witnessed today was not what majority of Nigerians, who participated and observed the Presidential election expected; and this includes even members of

By |2019-10-30T18:50:25+01:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: Politics|Tags: , |0 Comments

Our Reasons for throwing out Atiku’s petition will be given at a later date, says Supreme Court

The court dismissed the appeal of Atiku and PDP filed against the judgment of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal which had affirmed the election of President Buhari as president for a second term. The appeal was dismissed in the very first hearing by the apex court. The court the said the reason for the dismissal

By |2019-10-30T14:15:54+01:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

BREAKING: Supreme Court Throws Out Atiku’s Appeal Against Buhari

The Supreme Court has dismissed Atiku’s appeal against president Muhammadu Buhari for lacking in merit. The court dismissed the appeal of Atiku and PDP filed against the judgment of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal which had affirmed the election of President Buhari as president for a second term. The appeal was dismissed in the very

By |2019-10-30T14:09:12+01:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Supreme Court delivers first ruling against Atiku, PDP

The Supreme Court on Wednesday delivered its first ruling against the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. Atiku and his party are before the apex court to challenge the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the February 23, 2019 poll. The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, who leads the

By |2019-10-30T13:02:31+01:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments
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