Tag: 2023 elections

With Buhari’s achievements, APC has a long time to stay in power beyond 2023 – says Minister

Minister of State in the Federal Capital Territory FCT, Dr Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu has dismissed speculations that the ruling All Progressives Congress APC will not survive in a post-Muhammadu Buhari Nigeria, saying with the achievements so far recorded by the President Buhari administration, the party has a long time to[Read More…]

Governor Fayemi denies aide who declared age limits for persons interested in 2023 elections

The governor of Ekiti state, Kayode Fayemi, says he does not hold the view that presidential aspirants above 60 should be exempted from the 2023 elections. An aide of the Governor, Makinde Araoye, had made the comment while speaking at a recent event – But in a statement on Friday,[Read More…]

Fredrick Nwabufo: Ndi Igbo forget 2023 presidency; it’s a trap

by Fredrick Nwabufo By my educated guess, it will take four decades to put Nigeria together after the exit of President Muhammadu Buhari. Nigeria is like humpty-dumpty – broken, amputated and cannibalised. The Buhari administration has wrought irreparable damage on the country across sectors. The mess is deep and stinks.[Read More…]

Northerners met in Kaduna to begin the search for Buhari’s successor

Northern group under the auspices of Progressive Movement for Democracy (PMD) on Saturday inaugurated steering committee members who were given the mandate to begin the search for  Buhari’s successor come 2023.  They were also given the mandate to search for a credible and reputable candidate that has the interest of[Read More…]

“APC has come to stay, we are developing the country” -Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello

The governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, has said that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) does not stand a chance to win the 2023 election. He said this is because the All Progressive Congress (APC) has impressed Nigerians with their development stride since they came into power. The governor said[Read More…]

Buhari re-appoints INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu for another 5-year-term

President Muhammadu Buhari has Tuesday reappointed Professor Mahmood Yakubu as Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for another five-year term. In a letter to President of the Senate, @DrAhmadLawan, the President said in accordance with the provision of Section 154 (1) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic[Read More…]

Olu Falae says allowing the North retain power in 2023 will be provocative to the South

Chief Olu Falae, a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, and a one time Finance Minister has said Nigeria was amalgamated in 1914 and it was done between the North and South – and it will be provocative to the South should the North continue in 2023.[Read More…]