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Atiku Criticizes Electricity Tariff Increase, Citing Potential Hardships for Nigerians

Atiku Abubakar, the former Vice President, has spoken out against the recent electricity tariff hike, warning that it will bring additional challenges to Nigerians already grappling with the removal of petrol subsidies and the depreciation of the naira. He expressed concern that the government raised electricity tariffs without considering the impact on citizens, who are […]

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Labour Party Welcomes Atiku’s Merger Proposal; NNPP Sets Conditions

The Labour Party has expressed support for the merger proposal put forth by Atiku Abubakar, the 2023 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), considering it a positive step. In contrast, the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) has attached a condition to its acceptance of the proposal. Atiku, during a meeting with the National […]

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Atiku Abubakar: The Disjuncture In The Constant Conjuncture

By Bala Ibrahim I have nothing personal against Atiku Abubakar, the defeated presidential candidate of the PDP and the charismatic Waziri of Adamawa. In fact, to the contrary, I love him for his doggedness and deadly determination to do something, even where the issue at hand is very difficult. But my love for him is […]

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June 12: Nigeria’s Democracy In Bondage – Atiku

Former Vice President and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate in the last election, Atiku Abubakar, said democracy in Nigeria remains in bondage and it will need the energy of all or everyone to rescue it. The former Vice President, who stated this in his Democracy Day message to Nigerians, said the desire to make […]

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You’re Incompetent, Your Law Degree Is Useless – Atiku’s Aide Mocks Festus Keyamo

Frank Shaibu, the Special Assistant on Public Communications for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar, has urged Festus Keyamo, the former Minister of State for Labour and Employment, to throw away his law certificate in the wake of his defeat at the Federal High Court in Abuja. Shaibu stated that Keyamo’s law degree […]

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Unlike Tinubu, I’m Drug Free, Without Identify Scandals — Atiku

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded general election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has told the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, that unlike him, he has consistently contested presidential elections because of his “drug-free record and no any identity scandals” Also, Atiku said that he “has never had any controversy surrounding his […]

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There’s Plot To Undermine Democracy, Provoke Violence In Adamawa – Atiku

The PDP presidential candidate here said Adamawa has witnessed a novel practice in election management where a REC announced the loser of an election as a winner. The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2023 presidential election, Atiku Abubakar has called the attention of Nigerians to what he terms the “game […]

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DSS Must Arrest Fani-kayode For Incitement: Atiku Hails British Envoy

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has praised British envoy, Ben Llewellyn-Jones, for naming the Director New Media of the Bola Tinubu Campaign Organisation, Femi Fani-Kayode, among those making inciting comments. In a statement on Sunday, the Special Assistant on Public Communication to Atiku Abubakar, Phrank Shaibu, said the Department […]

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Declare Me Winner Or Order Rerun Between Tinubu And Me – Atiku Tells Tribunal

Declare Me Winner Or Order Rerun Between Tinubu And Me; ‘President-Elect’ Failed To Win 25% Votes In Abuja, Atiku Tells Elections Tribunal The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar has asked the Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC) to declare him winner or order a rerun between him and the ‘President-elect’, Asiwaju […]

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Presidential Election: Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi Endorses Atiku

Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi, supreme leader of the Islamic Sufi group known as the Tijjaniyyah, has endorsed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, for the 2023 elections. The prominent Islamic scholar endorsed Atiku in a message to his followers. “You can’t bite a true believer twice; some people were saying vote for who […]