Atiku Abubakar, 77, a former vice president of Nigeria under the leadership of then former president Olusegun Obasanjo, ran against incumbent Muhammadu Buhari for the presidency on February 23, 2019. He lost and is now challenging the results in court.
Atiku Appoints Legal Team to Challenge Buhari's Election Victory
Premium Times, 2 March 2019
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has inaugurated a legal team to challenge the result of last Saturday's… Read more »
Niger Delta Group Tells Atiku to Accept Defeat, Support Buhari
Vanguard, 3 March 2019
Niger Delta Freedom Volunteer Force, NDFVF, has urged Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to accept the result of the just… Read more »
Atiku Presents 6-Point Demand to Buhari
Vanguard, 1 March 2019
The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in last week's election, Alh. Atiku Abubakar has presented a six-point demand to the Federal Government . Read more »
We're Not Jittery By Atiku's Rejection, Legal Threat - Presidency
Daily Trust, 1 March 2019
The presidency yesterday said it was not jittery by the presidential candidate of the PDP, Atiku Abubakar's rejection of the last Saturday's presidential election. Read more »
Abdusalami, Kukah Meet Atiku Over Election Result
Guardian, 1 March 2019
In a move targeted at dousing tension in the country, the leaders of the National Peace Committee (NPC) met with former Vice President and Presidential candidate of the Peoples… Read more »
What an Atiku Presidency Might Mean for Africa
The Exchange, 25 February 2019
Nigerians went to the polls end of February is a choice of two people. President Muhammadu Buhari, 76, is seeking a second term. His main challenger is former Vice-President Atiku… Read more »
Could This Be Atiku's Last Hurray?
Political ideology does not fall from heaven. A political party could be ideological by virtue of the historical circumstances that gave birth to it. Of course, a political party… Read more »
Don't Go to Court Over Buhari's Victory, CNPP Tells Atiku
This Day, 1 March 2019
Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) has appealed to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate in the February 23 poll, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, not to… Read more »
Challenge Your Defeat in a Peaceful Manner, UK Tells Atiku
The United Kingdom has called on the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar, to challenge his defeat in a peaceful… Read more »
Atiku Is Free to Go to Court, Says Presidency
This Day, 28 February 2019
The presidency Thursday in Abuja said it was not threatened by the decision of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, to challenge President… Read more »
Atiku Not Destined to Be Nigeria's President - Oshiomhole
Premium Times, 28 February 2019
The national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has said former vice president, Atiku Abubakar was never destined to rule Nigeria. Read more »
Presidential spokesman Femi Adesina has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is likely to dissolve his cabinet before his swearing-in for his second tenure and form a new one. In ... Read more »
Many Nigerians say that President Muhammadu Buhari needs to do more in the area of creating employment, reviving the economy, tackling corruption and defeating Boko Haram, but will ... Read more »
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