Breaking: Tight security as Tinubu storms APC national secretariat today

September 7, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A good number of security operatives have stormed the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in preparation for the visit of the party’s presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, and his running mate, Senator Kashim Shettima. Officers spotted were stern-looking and were moving around the premises with their guns. Tinubu and Shettima are expected to attend an ad hoc Read More

PDP won’t implode, crisis a family affair, Atiku’s associates tell APC

September 4, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The national leadership of Atiku People United (APU), a new independent movement and advocacy group for Alhaji Atiku Abubakar presidential bid, has admonished well meaning Nigerians not to be disturbed with the current misunderstanding  rocking the main opposition party, saying those waiting for PDP to implode will wait till eternity.  APU is a South-west based movement comprises of old and Read More

Shettima @ 56: Gone through all the rudiments and has all the condiments

September 2, 2022 Tahir Ibrahim Tahir 0

It is not tiring, but rather, scintillating and ever more interesting, as I cover Senator Kashim Shettima’s political/leadership sojourn, starting from April 28, 2019, in a piece titled, ‘Kashim: A war time master builder’. I stated that, ‘Sometime in 2017, All Progressives Congress, APC, national leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, was invited to commission 432 resettlement houses in 13 villages, built Read More

Shettima has proven his mettle as a shining light – APC spokesman, Ajaka

September 2, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Hon, Murtala Yakubu Ajaka, has described Vice Presidential candidate of the APC Senator Kashim Shettima as a shining light of the party even as he celebrates his 56th birthday anniversary. The former Borno state governor turns 56th Friday, September 2nd. In a congratulatory statement made available Read More

2023: Competence, track records ‘ll determine Nigerians’ choice of next President – GATS

September 1, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

An independent campaign group for the emergence of the Tinubu-Shettima ticket in the 2023 Presidential election on the aiges of Grand Alliance for Tinubu-Shettima 2023 (GATS-2023), has said Nigerians will place emphasis on the political attestations of various presidential candidates in arriving at their choice in the 2023 election. In a statement sent to Blueprint from London Thursday by the Read More

Free-for-all at APC national secretariat over NANS election 

August 31, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The election of the National Association of the Nigerian Students  (NANS) slated for Thursday has already toured the leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) against each other. The various interests over the emergence of a new National President of NANS, Wednesday, degenerated into display of forces and physical assault at the national secretariat of the APC. A group of Read More

2023: Osinbajo, Ameachi, Lawan, other APC presidential aspirants shun reconciliation meeting 

August 31, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has taken another dimension as major presidential aspirants who contested against the presidential candidate of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Wednesday snubbed a well publicised reconciliation meeting slated for Abuja. Tinubu had defeated former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi; Vice President Yemi Osibanjo and 12 others to clinch the sole Read More

Tinubu, Jonathan meet over 2023 presidential election

August 30, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The presidential flag bearer of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Tuesday night met with former President Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja as part of his move to secure support of the stakeholders across the country. The APC presidential candidate was accompanied by his running mate, Senator Kassim Shetimma and five APC governors. The brief meeting which Read More

2023: No disagreement between Tinubu, Adamu over composition of campaign council – APC 

August 30, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) has denied reported frosty relationship between its presidential candidate, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the party national chairman, Senator Abdullahi Adamu over composition of campaign council. The party clarification is on the heels of media report that the ruling party has been unable to unveil the full list of members of Read More

22 APC presidential aspirants confirm attendance of meeting for Tinubu

August 29, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The youngest presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, Dr. Nicolas Felix, Monday confirmed that the 22 aspirants of all APC Presidential Aspirants will meet on Wednesday. In a statement released in Abuja, Felix, said he called for the roundtable, which is scheduled to hold by 2.00pm at Transcorp Hilton, for all aspirants to meet minds and come up with Read More

2023: Atiku’s allies float new group to capture South-west

August 25, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Allies of former Vice President and presidential candidate of of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, have unveiled a new group on the aiges of Atiku People United (APU), purposely to rally support for their candidate in 2023. The meeting which held Tuesday in Lagos state, had 10 representatives eqch from the 57 LGAs and LCDAs in South-west Read More

Breaking: Osinbajo, Ameachi, Lawan, 19 other APC presidential aspirants to meet in Abuja over Tinubu

August 25, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

As part of efforts to rally support for the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 general election, all the presidential aspirants of the ruling party are slated to meet in Abuja, next week. The meeting is coming barely three months after some of them went head-to-head at the primary for the presidential ticket of Read More

2023: TPF unveils, set to mobilise Nigerians for APC, Tinubu

August 24, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, a foremost group within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the All Progressives Youth Forum (APYF) has transitioned to The Progressives Forum (TPF), for greater inclusion, wider reach, better representation and more strategic engagements. The TPF founder Barrister Ismaeel Ahmed said the objective of the forum was to take part and take charge in Read More

Keyamo: Tinubu deserves compensation for saving Nigeria from one-party state 

August 23, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The spokesperson of the ruling All progressive congress (APC) Preesidential Campaign Council and Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has said APC presidential  candidate Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu deserves all the commendations for saving Nigeria from becoming a one-party state. According to Keyamo, Keyamo, Tinubu resisted the dictatorial tendencies of former President Olusegun Obasanjo-led Peoples Democratic Party Read More

2023: SDP faction may adopt Tinubu as presidential candidate

August 21, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The national leadership of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) has given hint that it could adopt the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator Bola Tinubu, in the forthcoming general elections. The party said it’s untrue that SDP is in a hostile relationship with Bola Tinubu, adding that majority of the SDP stakeholders actually rooted for Tinubu Read More

2023: APC inaugurates youth campaign structures in North-central, targets 10m votes 

August 19, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the 2023 general election, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has set up youth campaign structures for the North-central, urging the members to mobilise up to 10 million young Nigerians for the victory of the ruling party in the zone. Unveiling the youths campaign team Friday in Abuja, the APC’s National Vice Chairman (North central), Alhaji Muazu Bawa Rijau, Read More

2023: APC national chairman, Adamu laments over negative publicity

August 16, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, national chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator Abdullahi Adamu, has decried what he described as negative publicity of achievements of the government of President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking while Tuesday in Abuja while addressing leadership of the APC Professionals Forum who paid him a courtesy visit in his office at the national secretariat of Read More

2023: Tinubu’s choice of Shettima strategic, not religious – Dambazau

August 16, 2022 Abdulrahman Zakariyau 0

The former Chief of Army Staff and former Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (Rtd), has described the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s choice of former Borno state governor, Kashim Shettima as Vice Presidential candidate as apt. Dambazau stated this Tuesday at the ongoing 2021 Blueprint Annual Public Lecture And Impact Series holding at Read More

We’ re plotting sweeping defeat of APC in Lagos – Atiku allies 

August 15, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Old and new friends of the former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos state have said plans were on to hand over a sweeping defeat to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in the 2023 presidential election. The revelation came after a strategic meeting held Saturday in Lagos which had in attendance old Read More

Tinubu not an election merchant like Atiku, Obi, Kwankwaso – APC Chair

August 14, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The national vice chairman (North-west) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Mallam Salihu Moh Lukman, has given reasons why presidential candidate of the party Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, is more trustworthy than other major presidential candidates of the opposition parties. Lukman said except Bola Tinubu, others are “election merchants”, which include former Vice President Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Read More

2023: Peter Obi not ready to be President – Ajulo

August 13, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The former National Secretary of Labour Party and a constitutional lawyer, Dr. Kayode Ajulo, has berated the manner in which the former Governor of Anambra State and presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi, is going about his presidential campaigns.  He said “Obi’s manifesto is more of rhetorical analysis than viable plans to solving the myriad of problems Read More

2023: 60 Nigerian youth groups back Atiku/Okowa’s presidency

August 12, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Delta state governor and the vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that Nigeria is currently too fractured for an inexperienced person to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari. Okowa declared that only former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has what it takes to rights all the wrongs do to the Nation by the present administration. This is Read More

2023: APC, PDP ‘ve taken dangerous paths to Nigeria’s disintegration – ADC

August 10, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The national leadership of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) has warned Nigerians to beware of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of the 2023 general elections, saying the two parties had taken dangerous paths to Nigeria’s disintegration. While the APC had settled for a Muslim-Muslim ticket despite agitations against the move, the opposition PDP Read More

Falsehood: Call your supporters to order, Tinubu appeals to Peter Obi

August 10, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Tinubu Campaign Organisation has appealed to the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) Mr. Peter Obi to call his supporters to order and to allow this election circle to be about issues that will advance the growth, progress and stability of Nigeria. In a statement Wednesday in Abuja, by its Director of Media and Communications, Mr Bayo Onanuga, Read More