JUST IN: Presidential candidates, party chairmen set to sign peace accord

September 29, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Some presidential candidates and chairmen of the 18 registered political parties have started arriving the International Conference Centre (ICC) for the 1st signing of the National Peace Accord ahead of the 2023 general elections. The peace accord is organised by the National Peace Committee headed by former Head of State General Abdulsalami Abubakar and Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah. The initiative Read More

2023: I was aware of Okowa’s underground moves – Wike

September 23, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has revealed that he wasn’t surprise that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar nominated governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, to become his running mate because he was aware of the underground moves before the primaries. Speaking Friday, Wike said that though he was aware, he expected good sense to prevail in the party. Read More

VIDEO: Massive turnout as Jos citizens march for Obi

September 17, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The president and General overseer (GO) of Evangelical Bible Outreach Ministries International (EBOMI), Prophet El-Buba, Saturday led hundreds of Peter Obi’s supporters for a 2 million walk across major streets in Jos, Plateau state. Speaking after the walkout , El-Buba said people to vote massively for Peter Obi as President and vote other credible candidates who are standing election in Read More

2023: Nigeria on verge to collapse – Peter Obi [VIDEO]

September 16, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Labour Party’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has said that Nigeria is on the verge of collapsing. In an interview with CNN Friday, he said the level of insecurity in Nigeria is high which makes it difficult for people to invest in the country. “Nigeria is now not just in a physical mess, it is at the last stage to Read More

2023: Don’t vote greedy politicians, Jonathan warns Nigerians

September 16, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, has charged Nigerians to vote for someone that has the interest of the nation and the people at heart and not someone that will compromise the citizens interest for his own aggrandizement. Jonathan made this known while briefing pressmen Thursday after paying a courtesy visit to the former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, at his Read More

2023: Senate President’s rival debunks withdrawal from senatorial race

September 5, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The Yobe state Senatorial candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Bashir Machina, has debunked notice of withdrawal from the senatorial race. A letter obtained by Blueprint, allegedly written by Machina and addressed to the APC National Chairman reads in part, “I write to notify you of my resignation from the All Progressive Congress and my withdrawal from the Yobe North Read More

2023: Bishop Kukah drops fresh hint

August 31, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

As 2023 general election draws closer, the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Hassan Kukah, has revealed that Nigerians have become more intelligent than their leaders. The clergyman explained further that Nigerians are now more mentally aware than those governing the country. He spoke on Wednesday, adding that was the reason for agitations. He added that it won’t be a Read More

2023: Peter Obi better than Tinubu, Atiku, others – Afenifere leader insists

August 21, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Ayo Adebanjo, has endorsed the Labour party presidential flagbearer, Peter Obi. He said in “politics of principles” the former governor of Anambra state is better than Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He also explained that in the area of principles Read More

Popular Nollywood actor, Nkem Owoh, rejects N10m offer to endorse Tinubu

August 1, 2022 Blueprint 0

Popular Nollywood actor, Nkem Owoh, aka Osuọfia has reportedly rejected a N10 million offer to endorse the All Progressives Congress (APC), Presidential candidate ahead of the 2023 Presidential election. According to tweeps on micro-blogging application, Twitter Monday, the Veteran Nollywood actor said N10 Million cannot buy his endorsement as 2023 is critical for the collective good of all citizens and Read More

VIDEO: Zack Orji declares support for Tinubu

July 31, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

VIDEO: Zack Orji declares support for Tinubu Popular Nollywood actor, Zack Orji, has declared support for the All Progressives Congress (APC), flagbearer Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as president of Nigeria. In a two-minute clip posted on social media, Orji, vice president of the Ambassadors for Voice for Change, said his support for Tinubu is both experiential and personal. The actor Read More

Ex-SGF, Babachir Lawal, Yakubu Dogara visit Wike 

July 30, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal and former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, Saturday, visited Rivers state governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, in Port Harcourt. Speaking shortly after a closed door meeting with the governor, the duo said they were on a visit as part of the agenda setting to build Read More

Pictures: Deliver Nigeria, Peter Obi prays at Dunamis church

July 30, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Labor party presidential candidate, Peter Obi, on Friday night, prayed for Nigeria on his visit to Dunamis International Gospel Centre in Abuja. Holding a Nigerian flag, while on his knees, he prayed for Nigeria saying, “God we have no other country except this one, God deliver us, God heal us, God librate us, we have no nation except this one, Read More

VIDEO: Atiku exposes Tinubu ahead 2023 presidential election

July 22, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Presidential candidate under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Abubakar Atiku, has described the Muslim-Muslim ticket by the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), as “unwelcoming and unripe for Nigeria as a democratic state”. Atiku made this known, Friday, during an interview with Arise TV. When asked to comment on the Muslim-Muslim ticket, the former VP said, “My fundamental Read More

#Wike: I only picked better candidate – Atiku

July 22, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The presidential flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has said he did not pick Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers, as his running mate because he wanted someone he could work with “amicably”. The former vice-president spoke during a live show with Arise TV, Friday. The PDP candidate had earlier picked Ifeanyi Okowa, governor of Delta, as Read More

How Muslim-Muslim ticket tore Tinubu, I apart in 2007 – Atiku

July 22, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Presidential candidate under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Abubakar Atiku, has described the Muslim-Muslim ticket by the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), as “unwelcoming and unripe for Nigeria as a democratic state”. Atiku made this known, Friday, during an interview with Arise TV. When asked to comment on the Muslim-Muslim ticket, the former VP said, “My fundamental Read More

CAN disowns ‘Bishops’ who attended APC ‘s unveiling of Shettima as Tinubu’s running mate

July 20, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Kaduna state chapter, has distanced itself from the Bishops who were at the official unveiling of former Governor of Borno state, Kashim Shettima as the running mate of the presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress(APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Rev. John Joseph Hayab, the Kaduna state CAN Chairman, said in an interview that Christians Read More

2023: Popular novelist, Chimamanda Adichie, breaks silence on Peter Obi’s presidential ambition

July 20, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Nigerian novelist, Chimamanda Adichie, has endorsed Peter Obi, the candidate of the Labour Party, ahead of the presidential election. Chimamanda made her intention known in a birthday message to Obi on her Facebook page,Tuesday evening. She said, “I will never forget your kindness to my beloved parents. Thank you for the respect you showed them, for your many visits to Read More

The imperative of census in 2023

July 18, 2022 Blueprint 0

Nigeria has a long history of census spanning over a century. The first census was conducted in 1866 and this was followed by censuses of 1871, 1881, 1891 and 1901. However, all these earlier censuses were restricted to Lagos Colony and environ. The 1871 census marked the beginning of decennial census in Nigeria in line with the British decennial tradition. Read More

#OsunDecides2022: Peter Obi congratulates Adeleke, reveals why party lost, tells supporters what to do ahead 2023

July 18, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The Labour Party (LP), Presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has congratulated Osun state governor-elect, Ademola Adeleke, on his victory at Saturday’s governorship election in the state. In a statement, Monday, Obi also congratulated the LP governorship candidate in the state, Lasun Yusuff, on his “resolve”. He said, “I congratulate the Labour party candidate, Rt. Hon Lasun Sulaimon Yusuff and his running Read More

VIDEO: Ahead of 2023 election, Tinubu’s customized phone floods social media

July 8, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

As 2023 general election permutations becomes intense in Nigeria amongst various political parties, a video has captured customised mobile phone with photos of All Progressives Congress Presidential flagbearer, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and the party’s logo. Pictures and videos of the phone have been shared on Twitter by many Nigerians. Beneath the screen of the phone is the words ‘Vote Bola Read More