Tag: Alhaji Atiku Abubakar

Ribadu’s daughter has begged those offended by her wedding dress for forgiveness

Fatima, daughter of former Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) chairman, Nubu Ribadu, has begged those offended by her wedding dress for forgiveness. She got married to Aliyu, son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar at the weekend in Abuja. Her dress generated reactions across social media especially among Muslims[Read More…]

“I Was Not Interested In The Politics of Reconciliation But The Spiritual Angle“ – Kukah Explains His Role In Abeokuta

Mathew Kukah, Catholic bishop of Sokoto diocese, has explained how he convinced ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo to reconcile with Atiku Abubabar, former vice-president. Obasanjo had on Thursday played host to Kukah, Ahmad Gumi, a Kaduna-based Islamic cleric; and David Oyedepo, founder of Living Faith Church Worldwide, and some top politicians and[Read More…]

“You Are A Wazobia Man” – READ The Olusegun Obasanjo Endorsement Speech

Let me start by congratulating President-to-be, Atiku Abubakar, for his success at the recent PDP Primary and I took note of his gracious remarks in his acceptance speech that it all started here. Yes, when it started, it was meant for Atiku to succeed Obasanjo.  In the presence of these distinguished[Read More…]

Anxiety As Buhari Absent At Pre-Inauguration Prayers, Jets Out To The UK

by Musa Abdullahi The absence of Nigeria’s President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari at the special Juma’at prayers to mark the beginning of the week long activities leading to his inauguration on May 29 led to anxiety by observers present. The President-elect Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, 22 May left for Britain on a private[Read More…]

Exclusive: Why Atiku And Tinubu Met Behind Closed Doors Over Ministerial Nominees (List Of Appointees Revealed)

by Deji Abiodun Atiku Abubakar, Nigeria’s Former Vice President and Bola Tinubu, Former Lagos State governor, met to discuss the formation of an inclusive government that would take care of the various political interests within the party especially in appointments. Tinubu, the All Progressives Congress national leader, was said to[Read More…]

Atiku Allays Fears Of Defection To PDP; Pledges Lasting Loyalty To @APCNigeria

Defeated Presidential aspirant of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday, vowed to remain in the All Progressives Congress through thick and thin. The former Vice President reiterated his commitment to the party and the success of its presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari and other candidates in the[Read More…]

Atiku Explains Absence At APC Special Convention

Former Vice- President and  presidential aspirant of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has explained the reason for his absence at Wednesday’s Special Convention of the party. Atiku made the explanation via his Facebook page “I was scheduled to return to Nigeria yesterday from a quick business trip abroad, but[Read More…]

I Have No Plan To Leave APC – Atiku

Former Vice President and Presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has said that he has no plan to leave the All Progressives Congress. In a statement released on Tuesday,, Atiku debunked the rumour that he plans on leaving APC if he does not win the[Read More…]

By Running A Government Which Rewards Only His Friends And Family, Jonathan Is Practising Presidentialism And Clientelism -Atiku

Former vice president and presidential aspirant of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has accused President Goodluck Jonathan of leading a government that rewards only his cronies and family, describing it as clientelism. The former vice president also said that what the country has had since Jonathan took[Read More…]

APC Leadership Silently Moving For A Buhari/Amaechi Ticket As Atiku’s Camp Cries Foul

New reports have emerged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) may have have zoned the party’s vice presidential ticket to the South with Rivers state Governor, Rotimi Amaechi as the preferred candidate. Insinuations are rife that the party is pushing for a Buhari/Amaechi 2015 ticket with an unspoken decision that[Read More…]