2019 campaigns: Story behind ‘mammoth’ crowds (DailyTrust)

The photos and videos are all over the internet, sparking nasty rivalries between members of the two biggest political parties in Nigeria, the ruling APC, and opposition PDP. Tagged ‘mammoth crowds’, and rightfully so, they have assumed the role of…

Government, PDP, CUPP squabble over alleged mayhem plot (Guardian)

The Federal Government yesterday claimed it was in possession of credible intelligence of a plot by members of the opposition political parties to unleash mayhem in 10 states with a view to truncating the forthcoming general elections. The Minister of…

Vote me, I will deliver —Jimi Agbaje

The governorship candidate of Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje has described himself as a sincere and devoted person whose ambition is for the common good. He also labelled PDP the party of choice, given recent…

Kashamu tells PDP not to present party’s flag through backdoor (Guardian)

07 December 2018 The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Buruji Kashamu, Thursday cautioned the leadership of the party to refrain from presenting the flag of the party’s Ogun State governorship ticket to anyone through…

Finally: Atiku heads to America (The Cable)

Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has finally been issued a visa to the United States, TheCable can report. A family source disclosed this to TheCable on Saturday and confirmed that the former vice-president has left…

*2019: Atiku exudes confidence, predicts PDP win, promises fiscal transparency (ThisDay) *We will work for Buhari’s victory in Ondo (Nation)

November 30, 2018 2019: Atiku exudes confidence, predicts PDP win, promises fiscal transparency (ThisDay) The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, yesterday expressed confidence that the party would win the forthcoming general elections, giving assurances…

Jonathan’s book launch: Atiku arrives, steals show (Punch)

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has arrived the venue of the public presentation of Goodluck Jonathan’s book. He arrived at the venue at about 12.30pm. The announcement of his arrival elicited loud ovation from those in…

Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly under attack – PDP (Vanguard)

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly (AKHA), premises are under heavy attack by thugs of the opposition party. The party in a statement on Twitter said the attack on the House…

Trust us, we promised change, brought huge change – Rotimi Amaechi (Vanguard) * Lagos 2019: Bode George expresses shock over Otedola’s endorsement of Sanwo-Olu (DailyPost)

Trust us, we promised change, brought huge change – Rotimi Amaechi (Vanguard) Similar to 2015 campaign period, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, had been in locked horns since the Independent National Electoral Commission,…

Federal govt reacts to alleged harassment of Atiku at airport (DailyPost)

The Presidency on Sunday reacted to the alleged harassment of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, by security agents. Daily Post had reported that Atiku, who returned to Nigeria after his stay in Dubai, on Sunday hinted…

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