Atiku Vs Buhari: Tribunal To Deliver Final Judgement Today

Africa New24 (an24) reports that the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal will today, Wednesday deliver judgment in the petition between Atiku Abubakar and President Muhammadu Buhari. This online news platform understands that Atiku, who was the 2019 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is challenging the election victory of President Buhari, the candidate of […]

South Africa: What Atiku, Fani Kayode, Others Said About Xenophobic Attacks Against Nigerians

Recall that the xenophobic attacks against Nigerians by South Africans took another deadly dimension as properties including cars, shops, and some other valuable items were reported set on fire during a fresh attack. It is understood that the South Africans allegedly attacked the Nigerian embassy as well. As a result of the renewed attacks, Africa […]

Atiku Reveals Why Buhari Is Desperate To Silence Obasanjo

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar says the Buhari administration is desperate to accuse ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo of a crime so as to silence him. In a statement issued on Monday, Atiku’s media office said the inclusion of Obasanjo’s name in the list of tax defaulters by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) was to blackmail him. […]

EFCC Links Atiku’s €150m Probe To Obasanjo’s Library

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has extended to Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, its investigation of the laundered 150 million euros cash-for-poll by associates of former vice-president Atiku Abubakar. Africa News24 (AN24) understands that the anti-graft investigators went to the Library on August 8 to authenticate the claims by one of those under probe […]

Presidential Tribunal: Atiku Begs For More Time To Conclude Case

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar, has appealed to the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal for more time to close their case. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that today (Friday) is the last day of the 10 days given to the duo to conclude their case at the tribunal. Recall that the […]

Popular Anambra Herbalist Predicts Victory For Atiku At Tribunal

A popular herbalist in Anambra State, southeast Nigeria, Igwe Onyeachonam Ofomba, says the Presidential candidate Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Nigeria’s main opposition party,  in the 2019 general elections, Atiku Abubakar, will win at the tribunal. Africa News24 (AN24) recalls that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared President Muhammadu Buhari who participated in the election on […]

Presidential Election Tribunal Begins Sitting Today

The presidential election petition tribunal will hold its inaugural sitting on Wednesday. A notice of the sitting, a copy of which was obtained by TheCable, showed the tribunal will consider four petitions challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory. Among the petitions is that of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Atiku Abubakar, its candidate. The Independent […]

Falana Faults APC On Atiku’s Cameroonian Claim

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, has faulted the argument of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Atiku Abubakar’s eligibility to run for president. He said the party’s stance that Abubakar is originally from Cameroon implies those who voted in his ward, including for President Muhammadu Buhari, are Cameroonians as well. Atiku and the Peoples Democratic […]

Keyamo Speaks On Server Results, Says Courts Guided By Electoral Act Not Social Media Videos

Festus Keyamo, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and spokesman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign has said that the courts are guided by the electoral act in delivering judgment on the outcome of the 2019 presidential poll. Keyamo was reacting to videos where some Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) staff said the […]

How My Generation Failed Nigerians – Wole Soyinka Reveals

Wole Soyinka, Nobel laureate has said thay his generation has failed the country. Soyinka spoke on Hard Talk, a BBC programme. He said that the dreams people of his generation had about the country had not materialised. Zeinab Badawi, anchor of the programme, had asked the literary scholar: “Has your generation of older Nigerians failed […]

Swear With The Qur’an That You Didn’t Rig 2019 Elections, Galadima Challenges Buhari

Buba Galadima, a former ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, has challenged him to swear with the Holy Qur’an that he did not rig the 2019 presidential election. Galadima, who spoke in an interview with The Sun, said Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the PDP, won the election but it was allegedly rigged by the All […]

Presidential Election: Buhari Challenges Atiku To Tender Prove Result Was Manipulated

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and winner of the February 2019 election, Muhammadu Buhari, has faulted claim by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar that they won the election. Africa News24 reports Buhari told the Presidential Election Tribunal that, by the result announced by the Independent […]