Posts Tagged ‘Buhari’

Nigeria poll petitions dismissed

Written on February 26th, 2008 by
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A Nigerian tribunal has dismissed both opposition petitions asking that President Umaru Yar'Adua's election last year be annulled.Read More:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7263534.stm...
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Buhari, Atiku , 5 Others [Agoro, Okeke, Ojukwu, Nwankwo, Owuru] Ask Tribunal To Annul Polls

Written on May 23rd, 2007 by
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Presidential candidate of the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP)General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), his Action Congress (AC) counterpart Atiku Abubakar and five other presidential candidates yesterday stormed the presidential poll tribunal with substantive petitions seeking the annulment of the April 21 e...
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Main opposition parties reject Nigeria poll results

Written on April 23rd, 2007 by
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Nigeria's main opposition parties rejected Monday the victory of ruling party candidate Umaru Yar'Adua in presidential elections and said they would take the matter to court.Read More:http://www.africasia.com/services/news/newsitem.php?area=africa&item=070423143739.ujcwpgzx.php...
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Nigerian Coalition of parties demand postponement of Saturday's presidential polls; call rejected by government

Written on April 18th, 2007 by
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DEMAND: Nigeria's main opposition parties have called for Saturday's presidential election to be postponed.Read More:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6566429.stm...
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AC/ANPP Alliance Will Defeat PDP- Buhari

Written on April 11th, 2007 by
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Former Head of State and ANPP presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari has confirmed that the ANPP is in alliance talks with the AC even as the nation is set to cast the first ballot on the 14th of this month. In addition to alliance talks with AC, he stated that his candidacy has been endo...
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BBC NEWS | Africa | Row threatens Nigerian alliance

Written on February 19th, 2007 by
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Two top candidates in Nigeria's presidential election have swapped public insults, casting doubt on the alliance between their two parties. Former military leader Muhammadu Buhari says Vice-President Atiku Abubakar is ineligible to stand because of corruption allegations against him. Mr Abubakar's...
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SOYINKA: Why Adedibu is Above the Law

Written on February 5th, 2007 by
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Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka yesterday gave an insight into why Alhaji Lamidi Adedibu, has not been arrested despite the discovery of six Direct Data Capture Machines (DDCM) belonging to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in his house, saying the godfather of Ibadan polit...
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ONABULE: If General Obasanjo, why not General Buhari?

Written on January 27th, 2007 by
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ONABULE: "If I were the average Nigerian, (without being immodest) I would not be writing today in stout defence of General Muhammadu Buhari, former head of state, who is under seemingly well-co-ordinated criticisms for no other reason than exercising his constitutional and political right of s...
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2007: Nigeria's Presidential Possibilities (BBC)

Written on January 7th, 2007 by
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As political parties in Nigeria pick their presidential candidates for the April 2007 elections, the BBC News website's Senan Murray profiles the strongest of them.Read More:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6205876.stm...
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