PDP GOVERNORS TO MEET JONATHAN, ATIKU OVER ZONING OF 2023 PRESIDENCY

By ‘Dare Odufowokan, Assistant Editor Some governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are initiating series of meetings with party stalwarts, including former President Goodluck Jonathan and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, with a view to thrashing out the issue of the party’s Read More …

CORONAVIRUS AND THE ECONOMY: ATIKU ADVISES BUHARI TO GET THE RIGHT PEOPLE IN HIS CABINET, DUMP 2020 BUDGET

By Abankula Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has dismissed President Buhari’s cabinet as incompetent, “lacking in qualified hands”. In a language that betrays a deep contempt, Atiku dismissed the team for its inability to “think outside the box”. Atiku passed the verdict in a long essay Read More …

ATIKU INTERVENES ON AGBA JALNGO’S CONTINUED DETENTION OVER TERRORISM, TREASONABLE FELONY CHARGE

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar is in touch with the parties involved in the months-long detention of journalist and human rights activist, Agba Jalingo. Segun Showunmi, Atiku’s spokesperson gave the hint in a post on his official Twitter handle: @SegunShowunmi on Saturday. The former Vice President’s Read More …

140,000 DOLLAR MONEY LAUNDERING: EFCC WITNESS RECANTS ALLEGATION AGAINST OBASANJO

Prosecution witness for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Bashir Mohammed, has made a volte-face in his allegation against President Olusegun Obasanjo. In the continuation of his evidence yesterday against Abdulahi Babalele, son-in-law to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, the witness said he delivered Read More …