Tagged: 2019 elections

“On February 16th, WE can decide the future of our country” – Davido speaks about forthcoming elections

After his London O2 Arena concert which he described at the ‘greatest night’ of his life, hip hop star Davido has said he is more interested in making Nigeria a better place. The artiste took to social media to urge Nigerians to ensure their voice is heard by voting and defending their votes as the country goes to polls on February 16, 2019. “After the greatest night of my life, I am more inspired than ever to keep changing the narrative about Nigeria and Nigerians,” Davido said as he shared a short video which focuses on why Nigerians should protect...

2019 presidency: Atiku Abubakar reveals Nigerians that’ll vote for Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on Sunday said young Nigerians who got jobs in the last three years should vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in the forthcoming election. Abubakar, however, said those who lost their jobs since the inception of the Buhari administration should vote for him in the February 16 election. The former Vice President made this known in a statement issued by his Special Assistant on Communication, Phrank Shaibu. Shaibu said over a hundred million Nigerians cannot afford a decent meal per day. The statement reads: “We ask our dearest young population who got...

Nigeria safe under my husband – Aisha Buhari

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has urged Kogi women and youths to vote for her husband, President Muhammadu Buhari, in the forthcoming presidential election, saying Nigeria will remain safe in his hands. The First Lady stated this during a town hall meeting organised by the women and youths moblisation arm of President Buhari campaign organisation being coordinated by the Women Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Hajia Salamatu Umar-Eluma, in Lokoja, the state capital. She spoke through the wife of the Vice President, Mrs Dolapo Osibanjo, who represented her at the event. She said, “Nigeria is safe in the hands...

1.9m Electorate Get PVCs In Oyo State — REC

Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Oyo State, Barrister Mutiu Agboke on Monday said a total of 1,902,032 electorate have collected their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) from 2015 to date. Agboke disclosed this during the Maiden Christmas Carol and Lecture organised by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the state. According to him, 941,705 registered voters are yet to collect their PVCs in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the theme of the lecture is “The Role of Christmas in the Conduct of Credible 2019 General Elections.” Giving the breakdown of the PVC distribution, the INEC...