Keyamo’s utterances: ‘APC govt. now short of excuses for its failure’ – Northern Elders

Following the statements by the Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo, that the security challenge rocking Nigeria is not peculiar to Nigeria, Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has expressed its disappointment against such utterances, saying it is an indication that the government of All Progressive Congress (APC) is short of excuses for its failure. NEF also expressed anger over Keyamo’s utterances that parents should plead with members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), who have been on strike for over five months to go back to class because…

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2023 APC Presidential Campaigns: “My appointment as DG not to ridicule Christians, N’Central”, Says Gov. Lalong

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has stated that his appointment as the Director-General, All Progressive Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council is not about religion or an attempt to ridicule Christians and the North-Central geo-political zone. Lalong’s statement is coming on the heels of different calls on him to reject the appointment. One of those who made the call is a group within the APC, christened: “North -Central APC Forum”, which described it as an insult to the region. Speaking on behalf of the Forum in Jos, Saleh Mandung Zazzaga, said…

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2023: APC announces Lalong as Tinubu’s campaign DG

… As Dino Melaye, Bwala picked as Atiku’s campaign spokespersons  The All Progressives Congress (APC) has appointed the Governor of Plateau State governor and Chairman of the Northern Governors’ Forum, (NGF), Simon Lalong, as the Director-General of its Presidential Campaign Council. The APC Chairman, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, disclosed this to State House Correspondents yesterday shortly after meeting President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Adamu also announced Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo, as the interim spokesman, and a columnist with the LEADERSHIP newspaper, Hannatu Musawa as the…

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2023: Ohanaeze APC Group mobilises for Zulum, Tinubu/Shettima in Borno

Ahead of the 2023 presidential and governorship elections, the Ohanaeze APC Support Group, in collaboration with the ‘Solidarity of Youth for Peace and Development’, has flagged-off mobilisation of the electorate for the second-term bid of Borno State governor, Babagana Zulum, in the upcoming 2023 general election. The group also announced its unflinching support for former Governor Kashim Shettima, the vice presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and vowed to actualise Governor Zulum’s second term bid and the Tinubu/ Shettima presidential ticket come the 2023 general election. Speaking at…

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2023: Kaduna APC to reconcile aggrieved members

The North-West chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) says it will reconcile all the aggrieved members ahead of the 2023 General Elections. The Vice-Chairman of the party in the zone, Dr. Salihu Lukman, disclosed this during a stakeholders’ meeting in Kaduna, yesterday. Lukman said the team was in Kaduna on a fact-finding mission over the incidents that characterised the party’s primaries. “There is a need to take every step necessary to ensure that aggrieved members of the party are brought together. We want to meet with them, hear their…

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2023: Amaechi raises alarm of bribery of delegates at APC presidential primary weeks after

The former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has alleged that some delegates were induced with money to vote at the All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential primary, which was held in June. Amaechi made the allegation on Saturday, at an event to mark the 60th birthday of Eugene Ogu, the general overseer of Abundant Life Evangel Mission, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. In a video posted on the Facebook page of the church, Amaechi said the delegates collected money to solve their immediate problems. The former governor was the runner-up at…

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“Nigeria’s unity beyond 2023 is my priority” – Buhari tells APC chieftains

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja told stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) that the unity, security and prosperity of the country would matter most to him, beyond his days in office as President. Addressing the APC delegation, the President said the unity, security and prosperity of the country would matter most to him, beyond his days in office as President. President Buhari, who expressed delight that the APC was on course to achieving that desire, thanked the delegation “for the kind words on my role in processes leading…

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Buhari predicts APC’s 2023 victory at meeting with Shettima

…Says ‘I will speak during handover to Tinubu’ President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, predicted the victory of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, in the 2023 election. The president, according to a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, spoke when the APC vice-presidential candidate, Kashim Shettima, visited him at the State House, Abuja. In his remark after the former Borno State governor delivered a speech, Buhari said: “I will respond to your speech when I am handing over to you…

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APC Running Mate: “No DSS report before Buhari warning against Muslim-Muslim ticket” ― Presidency

…Says it’s a false story The Presidency has debunked an alleged advisory from the Department of State Service (DSS) spelling out the risks to national stability should persons of the same faith emerge as president and vice-president of the country in the forthcoming 2023 general elections. This followed an exclusive report published yesterday by an online news platform, claiming that the Service had noted that the decision of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, to nominate a fellow Muslim as vice-presidential candidate for the 2023 presidential election “is…

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State of the Nation: “APC govt. has committed social, moral crimes against Nigerians” – Labour Party V-P candidate, Sen. Baba-Ahmed

By Aminu Imam Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the vice-presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Senator Datti Baba-Ahmed, has urged Nigerians to put aside sentiments and vote for candidates with the capacity to efficiently manage the country’s resources. He made the remark while featuring as a guest on LibertyTV programme: “Democracy in Practice”, yesterday. Baba-Ahmed condemned President Buhari’s poor handling of the nation’s economy and security, describing him as a bad leader. He cited as an example the Abuja-Kaduna-bound passenger train, which he said though it was not…

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