What Tinubu told me, Wike makes shocking confession

September 23, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has made a shocking confession on his discussion with presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu. According to him the former governor of Lagos state pleaded with him to run for senate. He disclosed this on Friday during a media chat, saying Tinubu made the suggestion after he lost the presidential ticket of Read More

2023: Falana mocks Buhari, Tinubu, says they’re tired

September 13, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana has mocked President Muhammadu Buhari and the party’s presidential candidate. Falana speaking at the Labour Party (LP) National Retreat in Abuja, Falana said that Nigerians have lost faith in the current All Progressives Congress (APC) government. He charged the youths not to cower to intimidation, saying power lies in their votes. He said, “The man Read More

Peter Obi floors Tinubu, Atiku in popularity race on Google trends in August

September 8, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The presidential candidate of Labour Party, Peter Obi, has ranked number one on Google trends in August 2022. Obi slightly beat the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, while the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar trailed behind them, according to recent report. The London meeting as reported by Blueprint prompted social media conversations about Read More

Peter Obi, Bola Tinubu, Atiku Abubakar: At last, Fayose reveals presidential candidate he will vote come 2023

September 8, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Former Ekiti state governor, Peter Ayodele Fayose’s younger brother, Isaac has vowed to vote Labour Party, presidential candidate, Peter Obi as president in 2023. Isaac also added that he will be voting for Babajide Sanwo-Olu as Governor of Lagos state in 2023. He made the revelation in a Facebook post. “PDP National is a dead party! In Lagos, I am Read More

Same faith ticket as a Doctrine of Necessity

July 30, 2022 Usman Adams 0

When the presidential flag bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, swam against the tide and nominated the former Governor of Borno state, Sen. Kashim Shettima, as his running mate after wide consultations, he must have anticipated that there would be an avalanche of reactions for and against his choice. However, it should be noted that Read More

‘Forgery’: Court asked to stop INEC from listing APC, Tinubu in 2023 presidential poll

June 28, 2022 Editorial IV 0

The Action Alliance (AA) party Tuesday asked a Federal High Court in Abuja to stop the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from including the name of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the ballot of the 2023 Presidential election. The party equally asked the court for another order restraining the electoral umpire from accepting the name of Senator Bola Tinubu Read More

Mai Mala Buni chairs Blueprint ’s lectures, awards June 23… Atiku, Tinubu named Democracy Icons

June 21, 2022 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

Yobe state Governor Mai Mala Buni would, Thursday, June 23, 2022, chair the 2021 Blueprint Newspapers’ Impact Series/Awards ceremony scheduled to take place at the International Conference Centre Abuja. Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the company, Malam Salisu Umar, who disclosed this Monday in a statement in Abuja, said the 17th Chief of Army Staff and former Minister of Interior, Read More

Muslim-Muslim ticket- APC won’t ride on cheap sentiments of religion, ethnicity – Lukman

June 11, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The National Vice Chairman, North-west of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Salihu Mohd. Lukman has warned that for the country to move forward, 2023 Presidential campaigns must not reduce important debates to sentimental considerations of ethnicity and religion. The former Director General of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) said APC will not ride on cheap sentiments of religion and Read More

2023: Be mindful of Nigeria’s diversity, Northern Christian Elders caution Atiku, Tinubu, Obi, others on choice of running mate

June 10, 2022 Editor 0

The Northern Christian Elders Forum (NOSCEF) has once again, sounded a note of warning that the country’s diversity should be taken into consideration while choosing their running mates. NOSCEF in its Democracy Day message to the nation, signed by its President, Engineer Ejoga Oyinehi Inalegwu, and made available to newsmen in Kaduna on Friday June 10, 2022, cautioned that Muslim-Muslim, Read More

Tinubu pays surprise visit to Osinbajo, day after APC presidential primary

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Thursday night paid a surprise visit to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at his Aguda House Residence, Presidential Villa, Abuja. Tinubu was accompanied by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos Lagos.  He was received by the Vice President and the Senator representing Kano South Senatorial District Mr Kabir Gaya, Read More

Presidential ticket: I’m intoxicated, didn’t expect to win – Tinubu

June 8, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The newly elected presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, said he was intoxicated because he didn’t expect to win the primary election. Addressing delegates after he was declared winner Wednesday at the Eagles Square, Abuja, the APC presidential candidate said he was not expecting the victory. The excited Tinubu said: “I did not Read More

#Live: Tinubu leads Amaechi, Osinbajo, others with wide margin in APC presidential primaries *See results

June 8, 2022 Editor 0

Former governor of Lagos state Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu is leading comfortably as vote count continues in the ongoing All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential primary election at Eagles square Abuja. As at 11:50am, available result (not yet announced by the party’s electoral committee), Tinubu polled 1070 votes, followed by former Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi 238. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who had Read More

APC presidential ticket: Coast clears for Tinubu’s candidature 

After days, weeks and months of high-level politicking characterised by horse trading, intrigues and smart political moves, delegates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Tuesday night commenced voting to elect its presidential candidate ahead of the 2023 general elections. The exercise which ran through the night and continued Wednesday morning followed the clearance of 23 aspirants to contest for the party’s Read More

Presidency: I’m a unifier, this moment calls for me – Tinubu

June 7, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

National leader and presidential aspirant of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu, has described himself as a unifier and the one the moment in the country calls for. Addressing special convention, Tuesday evening, Tinubu, who commended other aspirants for conducting what he described as a decent campaign, said the competition will eventually make the party strong. He asked Read More

Presidency: It’s time to reciprocate Tinubu’s gestures to North, NPA tells Buhari

June 3, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

An All Progressives Congress (APC) group loyal to the former Lagos state governor Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on the aiges of Northern Progressives Agenda (NPA) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari, to reciprocate Tinubu’s gestures by supporting him to be presidential candidate of APC in 2023. The group called on the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, political elites from Read More

TVC makes u-turn, quickly deletes Twitter poll after Osinbajo toppled Tinubu

June 3, 2022 Editor 0

A privately-owned television station, Television Continental (TVC), tried to beat a quick retreat to delete its own polls, when it became obvious that current Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, dusted National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the opinion poll it conducted on Twitter. The poll centred on who would carry the day, eventually at the primaries of the Read More

Breaking: Jubilation in Abuja as Tinubu returns nomination forms

May 11, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

There were jubilation at the International Conference Centre (ICC) venue of the submission of nomination forms, Wednesday as Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu returned his presidential forms for the party’s ticket ahead of 2023 general elections. The nomination forms were submitted on his behalf by a team of his supporters led by the Read More