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Yoruba elders knock minister for campaigning for Buhari

The Yoruba Council of Elders has described as sad and unfortunate the distribution of President Muhammadu Buhari 2019 re-election campaign materials by the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, during the Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja. It was reported that shortly before the commencement of the meeting presided over …

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Atiku, Fayose meet in Ekiti, knock Buhari

A former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, and Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, met behind closed doors in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday. The two are eyeing the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 elections. They went into a private meeting after addressing party leaders, members of the State …

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Akintoye: ‘I Think Buhari Should Resign Right Now’

A second republic senator has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately resign from office and not wait until the coming general elections. Professor Banji Akintoye made the call on Wednesday during his appearance on Channels Television’s Politics Today. The former associate of late Obafemi Awolowo believes the President does not …

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Obasanjo releases statement, warns Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against participating in the 2019 presidential election. Although Buhari has not publicly declared interest in the 2019 race, there are clear indications that the president is interested in seeking another term. Stakeholders in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have endorsed …

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