Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu said: “We thank the people of Ekiti for being kind and hospitable to us all along. We, the leaders of APC are here to greet Ekiti people and commend them for being tolerant to the maladministration of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) before the emergence of the APC at the Federal level and Ekiti, in particular.”
Hailing a “historic night”, Mr López Obrador called on all Mexicans to reconcile and repeated his campaign pledge to review energy contracts for signs of corruption. “Corruption is… the result of a decadent political regime. We are absolutely convinced that this evil is the main cause of social and economic inequality, and also that corruption is to blame for the violence in our country,” he said.
Eunice Atuejide, a lawyer, with practices in the United Kingdom and Nigeria, is the presidential candidate of National Interest Pary, which she founded.
“We need men and women from every corner of the country bound by a common objective to create a Nigeria which works for every Nigerian,” Eunice Atuejide said.
Sunday’s elections for posts at every level of government are Mexico’s largest ever and have become a referendum on corruption, graft and other tricks used to divert taxpayer money to officials’ pockets and empty those of the country’s poor. All the candidates are lambasting President Donald Trump’s policies against migrants and Mexico.
After losing the race for the Umno presidency, Khairy Jamaluddin said today that the popular vote actually showed that most party members wanted change.
“Except that the electoral college system favours warlords who have a strong grip on their divisions. Many were ordered, threatened, and forced to follow the warlords’ choice,” Khairy tweeted.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to annul the recent election of former Edo State Governor, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), claiming that it was not held in compliance with the Electoral Act 2010 as amended.
Muhammad Ahmed Ludhianvi is head of Ahl-e-Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ), a radical Sunni group that has incited violence against Pakistan’s minority Shi’ite Muslims. Ludhianvi has made forays into politics before. The Sunni cleric is best known for fomenting hatred against the country’s minority Shi’ites, but he has recently shown signs of seeking to rehabilitate his group’s image.