Politics

Peter Obi: Despair Or Surrender, Not An Option – Message To ‘Obidients’

PETER OBI: DESPAIR OR SURRENDER, NOT AN OPTION – MESSAGE TO ‘OBIDIENTS’ The Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate in the 2023 election, Peter Obi, has said despair or surrender is not an option in seeking justice on the petitions challenging the declaration of Bola Ahmed Tinubu as President. PEPT on Wednesday upheld the victory of Tinubu in the 2023 election …

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Breaking: PEPC Releases Judgement Copy After Atiku’s Protestts

BREAKING: PEPC RELEASES JUDGEMENT COPY AFTER ATIKU’S PROTESTERS The President Election Petitions Court (PEPC) has released a copy of its judgement in which it affirmed the election of President Bola Tinubu on Wednesday. The Court of Appeal hosting the election court released the 798-page document yesterday a few hours after the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate and former vice …

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Civil Society Groups Satirizes PEPT Judgement

CIVIL SOCIETY GROUPS SATIRIZES PEPT JUDGEMENT SOME civil society organizations have satirized the judgement of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, PEPT, saying they thank the five justices for “a job well done”. Comprising the International Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law, represented in this Joint-Statement by Emeka Umeagbalasi, the South-East Zone of the Civil Liberties Organization, represented by …

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PEPT’s Decision On INEC’s Guideline, Huge Setback For Credibility Electoral System – Civil Society Group

PEPT’S DECISION ON INEC’S GUIDELINE, HUGE SETBACK FOR CREDIBILITY ELECTORAL SYSTEM – CIVIL SOCIETY GROUP THE United Action Front of Civil Society regrets the outcome of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT), which utterly falls short of the expectations of overwhelming majority of Nigerians and the international community, who are living witnesses to the heist perpetrated on February 25, 2023. …

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INEC Broke Nigerians’ Trust On The Commission – Ex-VPs Aide

INEC BROKE NIGERIANS’ TRUST ON THE COMMISSION – EX-VP’S AIDE Laolu Akande, media aide to the former Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the failure of the Independent National Electoral Commission to electronically transmit the results of the last presidential and National Assembly elections has broken the trust of Nigerians in the electoral body. Akande made the statement while …

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Atiku, Obi Beg Appeal Court To Release Copies Of Judgement

ATIKU, OBI BEG APPEAL COURT TO RELEASE COPIES OF JUDGEMENT The legal team of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 25 presidential election, has written the Court of Appeal, expressing worries that they are yet to receive the certified true copies (CTCs) of the ruling delivered by the presidential election petitions panel on …

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Nigeria Not Practising True Democracy – Ozekhome

NIGERIA NOT PRACTISING TRUE DEMOCRACY – OZEKHOME A human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Mike Ozekhome has said that Nigeria is not practising true democracy as elections do not reflect the wishes of the electorate. Ozekhome, who spoke at the 22nd edition of the annual Bishop Mike Okonkwo Lecture in Lagos, also said Nigeria was bleeding …

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Suspend Atiku, Tambuwal, Wike Tells PDP NWC

SUSPEND ATIKU, TAMBUWAL, WIKE TELLS PDP NWC Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister Nyesom Wike has urged the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to suspend former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and Senator Aminu Tambuwal from the party. Wike, who spoke yesterday on Channels Television’s evening programme “Politics Today”, said the duo’s actions were damaging to the …

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Turning Borno Into Hell Your Only Legacy, Atiku’s Aides To VP, Shettima

TURNING BORNO INTO HELL YOUR ONLY LEGACY, ATIKU’S AIDES TO VP, SHETTIMA The only legacy of Vice-President Kashim Shettima is allegedly transforming Borno State from ‘the Home of Peace’ to hell fire, the Special Assistant on Public Communications to former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Mr. Phrank Shaibu, has said. Shaibu said this in a statement on Thursday in reaction to …

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PEPT: No Division In Our Camp, Atiku Group Says, Rejects Murray-Bruce’s Advice

PEPT: NO DIVISION IN OUR CAMP, ATIKU GROUP SAYS, REJECTS MURRAY-BRUCE’S ADVICE Associates of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar have dismissed as erroneous claims of a division in their ranks over the injunction from Senator Ben Murray-Bruce not to appeal the judgment of the Presidential Election Petition’s Court, PEPC that dismissed the petition against the the election …

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