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Former Governor of Niger state, Aliyu Babangida explains why PDP Governors in the north worked against Jonathan in 2015 election

Former Governor of Niger state, Aliyu Babangida has explained why Northern Governors who were in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) worked against former President Goodluck Jonathan’s second term bid. Speaking after he was suspended by the PDP for anti-party activities including working against Jonathan in 2015, Aliyu said the former President reneged on an agreement not to seek a…

MKO Abiola: If not for bad belle, Abeokuta would have produced President of Nigeria three times – Obasanjo speaks on annulment of June 12, 1993 Presidential election

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that the June 12, 1993, Presidential election believed to have been won by late business mogul, Moshood Kashimawo Abiola was annulled because of “bad belle”. Speaking in Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital during his investiture as a Trustee of the Abeokuta Club on Sunday April 11, the former President said the annulment…

There will be no Nigeria if APC and PDP fail to field an Igbo person as their presidential candidate in 2023 – Ohaneze Ndigbo

The youth wing of the apex Igbo socio-cultural body, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said there will be no Nigeria again if the APC or PDP fails to field an Igbo person as their presidential candidate come 2023. The National President of Ohaneze Youth Council, Igboayaka. O Igboayaka, said this in a statement released over the weekend…

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