Monday, July 15, 2019

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    Guard killed, nephew abducted as gunmen break into Bafarawa’s residence

Guard killed, nephew abducted as gunmen break into Bafarawa’s residence

Some gunmen attacked the residence of Attahiru Bafarawa, former governor of Sokoto, killing his security guard, Abdullahi Jijji.Sulaiman Shinkafi, director-general of the Bafarawa Foundation, who confirmed the attack, said the bandits also abducted one Abdulrasheed Sa’idu, a 16-year-old boy said to be the ex-governor's nephew.According to Shinkafi, the attack, first of its kind in Bafarawa village, occurred around 9pm on [...]

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    Bafarawa: How I rigged ANPP primary for Buhari in 2003

Bafarawa: How I rigged ANPP primary for Buhari in 2003

Attahiru Bafarawa, former governor of Sokoto state, says he manipulated the presidential primary of the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) in favour of Muhammadu Buhari in 2003.Buhari got the party’s nomination but lost to President Olusegun Obasanjo in the presidential election.Bafarawa, who was doubling as the party’s chairman then, said Rochas Okorocha was set to pick the ANPP presidential ticket [...]

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    My presidency will be for the Igbo, says Bafarawa

My presidency will be for the Igbo, says Bafarawa

Attahiru Bafarawa, a presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has promised to give priority to the south-east if he wins in 2019.Bafarawa, a former governor of Sokoto state, said his quest to become president is not a do or die affair, but a desire to unify Nigeria.Speaking when he visited Enugu as part of his consultation to clinch [...]

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