Tag: 2015 Presidential elections

Fani-Kayode Differs With Dokpesi On PDP’s Choice Of Jonathan For 2015 Presidency

By Chris Nomjov Spokesperson for the Goodluck Jonathan 2015 Presidential campaign, Femi Fani-Kayode, says the Peoples Democratic Party did not err in its decision to field former President Goodluck Jonathan, as its presidential candidate in the last election. NewsWireNGR had reported that, Chairman of DAAR Communication and chieftain of the[Read More…]

Nigeria’s Goodluck Jonathan Leads 2015 Election Race: Reuters Analysis

ABUJA (Reuters) – Not many presidents could survive three multi-billion dollar government oil corruption scandals and a wave of cold-blooded killings and kidnappings of civilians by Islamist militants still holding hundreds of schoolgirls after six months. Nigeria’s president Goodluck Jonathan has not only survived, he will seek re-election in February[Read More…]

Presidency Warns Amaechi To Desist From Insulting The President

The Presidency has warned Governor Rotimi Amaechi to desist from insulting President Goodluck Jonathan or face the consequence of including legal action. At the seventh year anniversary of the Supreme Court Judgement that brought him into power, Amaechi had thrown several political missiles at the President and his wife Mrs[Read More…]

I Won’t Mind A Muslim Running Mate But Nigerians Are Too Sensitive With Religion – Buhari

Former Head of State and Presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), General Muhammadu Buhari has said that he is keeping an open mind about the possibility of picking a Muslim as his running mate if he gets the presidential nomination of the All Progressives Congress (APC). In an[Read More…]

Lanre Oguntoyinbo: Thank You Governor Fashola, Can You Please Run For President?

While growing up, the saying; “The rejected stone is now the corner stone” only played out in the movies, but never in real life. However, in the last seven and half years of our dear Lagos state, these sweet old words are now playing out big time and clearly one[Read More…]

Wamakko Insists Only APC Can Rescue Nigeria

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aliyu Wamakko, on friday said that the only capacity to rescue Nigeria from its present state is his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governor Wamakko said this when the Forum of Councillors in the state and a delegation led by the Chairman of[Read More…]

Jonathan Is Ready For APC Presidential Candidate – Alkali

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo President Goodluck Jonathan is ready to contest the 2015 presidential elections with whoever emerges the candidate the All Progressives Congress (APC)  Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Professor Rufai Ahmed Alkali said that the President was fully ready for the 2015 elections. He also said[Read More…]

Moses Ochonu: Of Buhari And His Mismanaged Campaigns

 As General Muhammadu Buhari prepares to declare his fourth run for the presidency of Nigeria, it is important that this campaign departs radically from previous ones, in which the General’s supporters and aides treated the election as a perfunctory exercise in the crowning of their candidate rather than a contest[Read More…]

2015: PDP Urges Lamido Not To Defect To APC

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo The People’s Democratic Party have sent a delegation to Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido to persuade him not to defect to the All Progressives Congress. The emissaries, which included the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the party, Tony Anenih, and the Secretary, Walid Jubril, were[Read More…]

Swingle Ukodei: Atiku Is Difficult To Sell

  Since the birth of our present democracy in 1999, I have followed with keen interest the public service life of key players in our political terrain, restricting myself to reading of commentaries and articles without a single contribution. This was necessitated not only because of a self acknowledged deficiency[Read More…]