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JUST IN: Atiku’s Aide, Nyako Dies In Dubai (Photos)

Barrister Abdullahi Nyako, the Principal Personal Assistant (PA) to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2023 election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is dead. It was learnt that Adamawa-born Barr. Nyako passed away in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the early hours of Thursday. Barr. Abdullahi Nyako was more than an aide; he was family to ...

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Atiku, Okowa In Closed-door Meeting With Makinde In Ibadan

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar and his running mate Ifeanyi Okowa on Wednesday held a private meeting with the governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, at the Government House in Agodi, Ibadan. The meeting had members of the PDP National Working Committee (NWC) in attendance. Although the details of the meeting have not been disclosed, ...

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Obasanjo Will Support Atiku For President, Says Campaign Spokesman

Atiku Abubakar’s Campaign Organisation has stated that former President, Olusegun Obasanjo is expected to support Atiku Abubakar in the 2023 elections. This was disclosed by Mr Charles Aniagwu, Spokesman for the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday. Aniagwu was recently appointed as the spokesman for the Atiku Campaign Organisation ahead of the open campaigns to drive the Atiku/Okowa ticket to fruition come 2023. What Aniagwu is ...

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Atiku Meets PDP Presidential Aspirants, Wike Absent

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State was absent on Wednesday as the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, met the 2023 presidential aspirants of the party at his Asokoro residence in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. Present at the meeting were Dele Momodu, Mohammed Hayatu-Deen, Tari Oliver, and Charles Ugwu. The PDP standard bearer appreciated them for ...

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Atiku Pledges N50m To Fight Against Coronavirus

Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president, has pledged N50 million to a coronavirus relief fund for Nigerians. He announced this in a statement he issued on Wednesday. He said the donation is being made on his behalf by Priam Group to form part of the stimulus package the federal government should create for Nigerians. He said: “I commend all all individuals and corporate ...

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Atiku Asks PDP To Accept Supreme Court Judgement On Ihedioha

Atiku Abubakar, former vice president, says the supreme court judgement on Imo state governorship election must be respected. On Tuesday, the supreme court sacked Emeka Ihedioha as governor of Imo, affirming Hope Uzodinma, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), as the winner of the March 9 governorship election in the state. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared Ihedioha ...

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Buhari’s Aide Caused Me Mental, Psychological Trauma, Atiku Tells Court

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has narrated before a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, how President Muhammadu Buhari’s aide, Lauretta Onochie, caused him mental and psychological trauma through what he termed as fabricated offensive electronic messages. Atiku who was the presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, in the last general election, told the court that Onochie ...

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Join APC Now, Tinubu Tells Atiku

All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Sen. Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday urged the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, to join hands with the ruling party in moving the nation more assuredly forward. In a statement he personally signed on Supreme Court’s affirmation of President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election, Tinubu commended PDP and Atiku for their tenacious pursuit of what was their ...

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‘All Is Not Well,’ Atiku Abubakar Speaks On Nigeria At 59

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the last general elections, Atiku Abubakar, has declared that all is not well with Nigeria. The former Vice President said that much on Monday in his message commemorating Nigeria’s 59th Independence Anniversary. According to him, the nation’s founding fathers could never have fathomed that 59 years after birthing the largest ...

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APC Asks Supreme Court To Expunge PDP’s Evidence Against Buhari

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the Supreme Court to expunge some documents tendered as evidence by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the petition against President Muhammadu Buhari’s election. In a cross-appeal dated September 24, the ruling party requested cancellation of pieces of evidence provided by witnesses 40, 59 and 60 of the PDP during proceedings at the ...

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