Good day, Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of political news headlines for today Monday, 8th July 2019.
Below is a roundup of top political stories in Nigeria.
President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged the admissibility of the form containing his bio-data at the presidential election petition tribunal. According to NAN, this happened on Monday at the resumed sitting of the presidential election petition tribunal in the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and it’s Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar.
Alh Buba Galadima, politician and spokesperson of the Atiku Campaign Organisation has spoken out on why he fell out with President Muhammadu Buhari. Galadima spoke on Monday when he appeared as a witness for the Peoples Democratic Party and its 2019 presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar at the presidential petition election tribunal.
The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, on Monday, stormed the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal for the first time. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, are challenging the victory of APC and its candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari, at the 2019 election.
President Muhammadu Buhari has been charged by the All Progressives Congress in Enugu State, to appoint only committed members of the party as ministers. There had been reactions from politicians, religious heads and prominent people calling on President Buhari to name his cabinet members.
Ahead of the 2019 Kogi State governorship election, a female aspirant, Iye Grace Adejoh, under the Peoples Democratic Party, stated that the state needs a female Governor to rescue the state. The female aspirant who claimed that there could be no better time for a female governor than now stated that the democratic structure in the state, which she was instrumental to has been destroyed over time.
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