President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation in Ogun State has described the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, as an inconsequential candidate. Comrade Olusegun Clement, the coordinator of the organisation said this during the Inauguration ceremony of other members of the executives in the state at the party state’s secretariat in Abeokuta.
President Muhammadu Buhari has told the Oba of Lagos Oba Riliwanu Akiolu that his government is committed to making the country secured. Buhari said this on Saturday in Lagos as he visited the monarch during the presidential campaign rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC). According to him, his government will continue to work on the promises it made to Nigerians in 2015.
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu has alleged that a former president Olusegun Obasanjo is the “greatest election rigger in Nigeria.” Tinubu said this on Saturday during President Buhari’s visit to Lagos State for the 2019 presidential campaign. He also claimed that Obasanjo has failed Nigerians and thus should not be taken seriously.
A former presidential aide Reno Omokri has released part seven of a series of videos, dupped #AmaechiTapes on the Transportation Minister Rotimi Amaechi. Concise News understands that Omokri had released the first part of the video with Amaechi allegedly saying that President Muhammadu Buhari does not read nor listen to people. In another part of the video, the former Rivers State leader was heard allegedly noting that he does not believe in Nigeria as everyone is corrupt.
The Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Saturday, trooped out to the streets to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari. Some APC chieftains in the state mounted the streets with buses calling on people to give the Buhari/Yemi Osibanjo campaign team a royal welcome. The event took place at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere with the APC promising to make the campaign rally the best so far in the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari, at the All Progressive Congress (APC) mega rally in Lagos on Saturday, revealed once again the core objectives of his government. The President insisted that the duty of his administration was to imprison those who had looted the nation’s treasury. Buhari stressed that it was his government’s responsibility to send to jail those who had corruptly enriched themselves by dipping their hands into the country’s commonwealth. While addressing the mammoth crowd at the presidential rally of the All Progressives Congress, the promised if re-elected, he will not shift away from his promises but focus and fulfil promises he made in 2015.
The leader of the outlawed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (Ipob) Nnamdi Kanu, has wondered what the Yorubas will do if the Apapa and Tin Can Island wharf were closed. Kanu, Concise News understands, is in the UK and has been clamoring for a referendum for “Biafrans” during the presidential elections. And in his latest tweet, the IPOB leader asked if the Yorubas will still be shouting “One Nigeria” if these ports were closed.
The Nigeria Army has once again debunked the reports about some soldiers of the 144 Battalion on routine patrol shot on traders and killed one in the market in Aba, Abia State. According to a statement signed by the Deputy Director, Public Relations, 82 Division, Col. Sagir Musa, said the report was not true and intended to portray Nigerian soldiers in a bad light.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara at a campaign rally in Abuja accused Bauchi state Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar of fund diversion. The Speaker said he has uncovered massive fraud and theft perpetrated by the Bauchi State government under Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar, to the tune of N400 billion. According to him, the immoral activities began from May 2015 when he assumed office to date.
Kwara State branch of the All Progressives Congress in Ilorin on Saturday has been thrown into a state of confusion over alleged forged certificate presented by its governorship candidate Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq. It was said that an online medium “news accelerator” reported that the governorship candidate of the party, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, allegedly presented a forged WAEC certificate to the Independent National Electoral Commission for the March 2 governorship election.
That’s the roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines this morning. More Nigerian newspapers headlines are available on Concise News website.