Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger on Sunday said the adoption of direct primaries in the state was in line with the decision of the national headquarters to select candidates for the 2019 general elections.
Senator Patricia Akwashiki, of the Peoples Democratic Party, has expressed optimism that a female governor would emerge in Nigeria in 2019.
Two geo-political blocs in Ogun state in the All Progressives Congress today unveiled their consensus aspirants for the governorship position.
The All Progressives Congress in Ebonyi says it will pick candidates for the 2019 general elections through consensus, as the approach “best suits the state’s peculiarities’’.
A Lagos lawmaker, Tunde Braimoh, on Wednesday, said the cost of nomination and Expression of Interest forms just released by the ruling All Progressives Congress for aspirants in 2019 elections, was not too high.
The Nasarawa State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress has adopted indirect primary elections to choose its flag-bearers for the 2019 general elections.
A female presidential aspirant, Dr Elishama Ideh, has urged women to participate actively in the 2019 general elections by contesting for elective offices.
Afenifere, the Yoruba socio-cultural group, says it has not endorsed any candidate for the 2019 presidential election.
The candidacy of the Peoples Democratic Party aspirant for Kogi East Senatorial District in the 2019 general election, Dr. Victor Alewo Adoji, got a major boost when the immediate past Governor of Kogi State, Captain Idris Wada, and his…
Chief Mathias Adum, a former Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters in Ebonyi, is to run for the Senatorial seat in the Ebonyi North Senatorial District in 2019 general elections.
Chairman of Accord Party in Oyo state, Muda Ogunsola, has said that the party will dominate the state and others in South-West in the 2019 general elections.
Former Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Adeyemi Ikuforiji, on Wednesday totally downplayed and rejected a report making the rounds that the leaders of the All Progressives Congress were planning to use him as the…
Nigeria is to begin the production of pulses for export to India by 2019, Chief Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, has said.
Aspirants seeking to be President on the platform of the Providence Peoples’ Congress, will pay N200,000 for the nomination form, the party announced on Wednesday in Jos.
Frontline Peoples Democratic Party presidential hopeful, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki (SAN), has extended his nationwide consultation to Edo State in his quest to clinch the presidential ticket of the party ahead of the 2019 elections.