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People Democratic Party - PDP Nigeria Politics News Today

“We call on all well meaning Nigerians to rise in defence of democracy and save our nation from this imminent slide into tyranny.” People’s Democratic Party (PDP) said in a statement.Here's The Full Story…

Atiku Abubakar and Muhammadu Buhari - Nigeria Politics News Today

Matthew Page, an associate fellow with Chatham House’s Africa Programme: “This is a legitimate campaign issue. The military strategy in the northeast has been failing. It reflects really poorly on the incumbent president with the man on the street.”Here's The Full Story…

Omosede Gabriella Igbinedion, Omosede Igbinedion - Nigeria Politics

The bid by Omosede Igbinedion, candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for Ovia Federal Constituency, Edo State to seek re-election appeared slimmer by the day as hundreds of her supporters from the area abandoned her and defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).Here's The Full Story…

Atiku Abubakar - Nigeria Politics Headline News

South-West Vice Chairman of the party, Dr Eddy Olefeso: “We have been denied for too long. In 2011, the country under the control of our party zoned the position of the Speaker of the House of Representatives to the zone and it was taken away. And from 2011 to 2015, we were left just like that and the reverberating effect of that abandonment is the reason why we are still having the hangover of neglect till today. We will continue to fight for it, we will speak with a loud voice. We give so much, so the zone deserves a lot.”Here's The Full Story…

Atiku Abubakar and Muhammadu Buhari - Nigeria Politics News Today

It’s a contest “between ‘Mr. Clean’ and ‘Mr. Action’,” said Sebastian Spio-Garbrah and Harrison Declan, analysts at Toronto-based DaMina Advisors. “While Buhari’s campaign highlights his reformist non-corrupt persona against charges of economic mismanagement and incompetence, Abubakar’s is built around his business savvy, competence and elite support, albeit with a tinge of corruption.”

Here’s how they would contrast as leaders…Here's The Full Story…

Muhammadu Buhari vs Atiku Abubakar - Nigeria Politics News Today

Atiku Abubakar won on Sunday almost half the votes cast in a primary race to become the main opposition challenger to Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in next year’s elections, party officials said.

“This is a victory for all of us. The task to get Nigeria working again starts now,” Atiku Abubakar said in a tweet.Here's The Full Story…