Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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    PDP leaders ask military to stay away from supplementary poll

PDP leaders ask military to stay away from supplementary poll

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says declaring elections inconclusive is the terminology used by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to "rig elections."Ike Abonyi, media aide to Secondus, quoted the PDP national chairman as saying this at the national emergency council meeting of the party.Secondus asked the military and other security agencies to resist any [...]

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    Army as credible partners in deepening democracy

Army as credible partners in deepening democracy

BY DAVID ONMEJENigerians with discerning minds clearly knows the irretrievable commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari to the peace and security of Nigeria. It is no longer a matter of conjecture that the President’s resolute focus on safeguarding the lives and property of Nigerians has demonstrably moved into the stage of proactive measures and actions whenever there are signs of threats [...]

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    Secondus: Under this dictatorship, there may not be elections in 2023

Secondus: Under this dictatorship, there may not be elections in 2023

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says Nigeria has slipped into "full blown dictatorship" under the current administration.Speaking at the PDP expanded national caucus meeting in Abuja on Monday, Secondus accused the President Muhammdu Buhari administration of winning reelection "with the use of military force".He said "with the way things are", new leaders may only be [...]

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    Secondus: Fear of ‘body bags’ made foreign observers endorse results

Secondus: Fear of ‘body bags’ made foreign observers endorse results

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP,) says international observers declared the presidential election free and fair out of fear of being killed.He said the observers said the election was transparent after being "threatened" with the "body bag" comment made by Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state.Addressing a press conference in Abuja on Friday, the PDP national [...]

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    Dele Momodu asks Atiku to call Buhari and concede the election

Dele Momodu asks Atiku to call Buhari and concede the election

Dele Momodu, publisher of Ovation Magazine, has urged Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to concede the election.Writing via his Twitter handle on Tuesday, Momodu asked Atiku to call President Muhammadu Buhari and accept defeat.He made the call when the result of the presidential election are still being collated. In the 18 states announced so far, [...]

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    EXTRA: More than 1m dead persons will vote in this election, says Secondus

EXTRA: More than 1m dead persons will vote in this election, says Secondus

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says more than one million persons on the national voter register are dead.Secondus said this on Tuesday during an emergency meeting of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders in Abuja.He said the PDP has evidence that "over 1,050,051 dead voters will vote in this election."According to him, "the voter register contains [...]

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    Secondus: Buhari desperate to cling on to power but he is not God

Secondus: Buhari desperate to cling on to power but he is not God

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says President Muhammadu Buhari is not God, and Nigerians have made up their minds to unseat him.Reacting to the president's order to security operatives to deal with election riggers, Secondus said Buhari is desperate to cling on to power.At the national caccus meeting of All Progressives Congress (APC), the president had [...]

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    PDP asks INEC chairman to resign, accuses APC of ‘grand conspiracy’

PDP asks INEC chairman to resign, accuses APC of ‘grand conspiracy’

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has asked Mahmood Yakubu to resign as the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).Speaking through Ike Abonyi, his media aide, shortly after the elections were postponed by INEC, Secondus said his party was rejecting the new dates.He said it was a "deliberate, pre-determined agenda of President Muhammadu Buhari to [...]

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    Secondus: What we saw when Atiku led us to Daura

Secondus: What we saw when Atiku led us to Daura

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Monday said he saw some supporters of Atiku Abubakar, the party’s presidential candidate, during a trip to Daura, hometown of President Muhammadu Buhari in Katsina state.The PDP chairman spoke during the party’s presidential rally that held in Port Harcourt, Rivers state, on Monday.He said the PDP candidate has been [...]

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    PDP asks INEC to disqualify Buhari

PDP asks INEC to disqualify Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to disqualify president Muhammadu Buhari from the presidential election.Uche Secundus, national chairman of the PDP, made the call during the presidential campaign of the party in Enugu state, on Friday.He alleged that Buhari brought in foreigners from outside the country to influence the election in [...]

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    Secondus: Buhari wants to be head of the three arms of government

Secondus: Buhari wants to be head of the three arms of government

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says President Muhammadu Buhari's plan is to head all three arms of government.Speaking during a PDP rally in Akwa Ibom state on Monday, Secondus said Buhari's ambition is "to be the chief justice, senate president and the speaker of the house of representatives."He said this in reaction to the suspension [...]

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    Secondus: Buhari has tried but it’s time to go

Secondus: Buhari has tried but it’s time to go

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says it is time for President Muhammadu Buhari to leave. Addressing supporters of the PDP at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna state on Thursday, Secondus said the president is tired.He alleged that Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have failed Nigerians.He warned the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) against [...]

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    Secondus: Buhari is tired but ‘power grabbers’ won’t let him rest

Secondus: Buhari is tired but ‘power grabbers’ won’t let him rest

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says "power grabbers" are putting pressure on President Muhammadu Buhari.Speaking at the inauguration of 27 presidential election campaign committees at the party’s campaign office in Abuja, Secondus said it is evident that Buhari can no longer cope in office."There is no way this President can cope given what we are [...]

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    Secondus: Some thieves in Lagos are talking about fighting corruption

Secondus: Some thieves in Lagos are talking about fighting corruption

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party  (PDP), says some politicians in Lagos are talking about fighting corruption when the source of their wealth is questionable.The PDP chairman said this at a campaign rally in Nasarawa state on Thursday.Although he did not mention name, there are indications that he was referring to Bola Tinubu, a former governor of [...]

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    Nigerians didn’t bargain for this bloodletting in 2015, says Secondus

Nigerians didn’t bargain for this bloodletting in 2015, says Secondus

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says Nigerians did not bargain for "avoidable bloodletting and loss of human lives" during the 2015 elections.Secondus said this in his New Year message issued by Ike Abonyi, his spokesman.He advised Nigerians to see 2019 as “the restoration year” for the country, noting that the electorate's decisions will determine the [...]

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    Ogun PDP crisis: Court to decide Kashamu, Adebutu’s fate on Tuesday

Ogun PDP crisis: Court to decide Kashamu, Adebutu’s fate on Tuesday

The court of appeal sitting in Ibadan, Oyo state, has reserved judgement in the case between two factions battling for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidacy in Ogun state, till Tuesday.In the suit filed by the Ladi Adebutu faction of the party and heard on Monday, the group asked the appeal court to set aside the orders of the [...]

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