The APC has suffered a major setback as Brian Ballard, the CEO of a consulting firm; Ballard Partner, has come out to debunk a forged letter in its name, circulating in Nigeria’s social media space.
The letter which has since been debunked as forged and fake, stated that the APC had an upper hand, following a survey conducted by the Ballard Partners on behalf of the PDP, in the upcoming presidential election.
The PDP Presidential campaign in recent times, has gathered enormous momentum, enough that people are already calling the election for the major opposition party.
President Muhammadu Buhari has made a special appeal to Nigerian youths to refuse to be used for violent acts as the country prepares to vote at the polls.
The president made this special appeal while speaking at the final signing of a peace accord with other presidential candidates in Abuja on Wednesday, February 13, 2019.
The 76-year-old urged youths to cooperate with all relevant agencies to ensure violence-free elections that’ll not jeopardise the future of the country.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that soldiers have been ordered to cordon off Senate President Bukola Saraki’s residence in Kwara state ahead of the elections.
According to Daily Post, the party also said that the police has been instructed to arrest Saraki’s loyalists in the state.
PDP’s spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan in a statement issued to newsmen on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, said that there is heavy security presence in Kwara.
Operatives of EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office, have arrested eight suspected internet fraudsters, following a tip-off and surveillance carried out around Irewolede, Ilorin, Kwara State.
The suspects, who were rounded up at about 9.35pm on February 11, 2019 include, Chimezie Paul, 19; Oluwakayode Adebayo, 25; Mustapha Akeem, 19; Ezedigboo Paschal, 19; Mustapha Suleiman, 21; Mohammed Umar Faruk, 25; Abolarin Samuel Sunday, 23, and Anolarin Ridwan Gbolahan, 25.
John Obi Mikel has opened up on a wide range of issues in an interview with The Sun especially his move to English Championship side, Middlesbrough in the January transfer window. It’s no surprise that the Nigerian international missed his family in England and it was the major reason he gave for dumping Tianjin Teda even when he had one more year left in his contract with the Chinese Super League side. Two years have passed since he left Chelsea for China but the Champions League winner made his return to English football on
The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Sen. Bola Tinubu, says the recent attack on the APC rally in Ogun was not concocted by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), adding that it was disrespectful to the office of the Nigerian President.
Tinubu lamented in a statement by his Special Adviser, Media, Mr Tunde Rahman on Tuesday in Lagos, that the attack could have potentially harmed the person of the President.
He was reacting to the APC rally in Ogun on Monday where some APC leaders were attacked.
”An incident did actually occur at the Ogun State APC rally, but it is not the one PDP has concocted.
he Independent National Electoral Commission has cleared the over reports making the rounds that it has the voting pattern.
INEC said the report is fake news.
It clarified that Nigerians can vote with any finger as the ballot paper is not finger sensitive.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says fresh facts available to it shows that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is responsible for the burning of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) offices in various parts of the country.
In a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbodiyan, the party claims to have the details of how the APC mobilized misguided elements in its fold to burn INEC offices and destroy electoral materials and equipment in Plateau, Abia and Anambra state.