Afenifere, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Northern Elders Forum Endorse Atiku

Leaders and elders from various geopolitical zones across the country have endorsed Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as their preferred candidate. This formed part of the resolutions at a meeting tagged: ‘Summit of Nigerian Leaders and Elders’, held at Ladi Kwali Hall, Sheraton Hotel, Abuja, on Sunday. Present at the meeting were leaders of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Northern Elders Forum, Pan-Niger Delta forum, the Middle Belt Forum, as well as a faction of Afenifere, the Yoruba socio-political group. Participants at the forum said they agreed on…

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South East divides over VP slot

There are palpable wars of attrition in South East zone of the country over the slot of Vice President seat allotted to the zone. The fight to the finish is between the five states of the zone, who are claiming the right to produce the VP to Atiku Abubakar. Peoples Democratic Party, PDP immediately after their successful convention in Port-harcourt where they elected their flagbearer, allotted the ticket to the zone to compensate them for their support for the party. Even as the zone is trying to figure out itself…

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