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Today's Headlines: I Didn’t Lose 2023 Presidential Election—Atiku, I’m Governor For All—Adeleke

I Didn’t Lose 2023 Presidential Election—Atiku Declares

The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2023 Election, Atiku Abubakar has declared that despite what the ruling All Progressives Congress would like Nigerians to believe, he did not lose the presidential election.

News Source; Vanguard Newspaper

Atiku said this in an address to outgoing and incoming Governors Elected on the PDP platform, at a reception and award ceremony organised by the PDP Governors Forum, in Abuja, on Thursday.

He admonished Party faithful to keep faith and remain focused on the task ahead which according to him is the recovery of the party’s stolen mandate.

I’m Governor For All—Adeleke

Osun State Governor, Ademola Adeleke, has said that he nursed no grudge against anyone, describing himself as a governor for all Osun residents.

Governor Adeleke, who spoke at the palaces of Ataoja of Osogbo, Oba Jimoh Oyetunji, and Timi of Ede, Oba Munirudeen Lawal, after his Supreme Court victory, commended the royal fathers for their staunch support during his struggles.

News Source: Vanguard Newspaper

In a statement by his spokesperson, Olawale Rasheed, obtained by Vanguard on Thursday, Adeleke said he has found a place in his heart to forgive his difficult critics.

Senate presidency: Yari, Kalu threaten revolt over zoning

Aggrieved aspirants in the race for the seat of Senate President in the 10th National Assembly on Thursday threatened to disobey the micro-zoning arrangement adopted by the ruling All Progressives Congress.

News Source: Punch Newspaper

The senators, who registered their grievances at a meeting with the leadership of the party and members of the National Working Committee, disclosed that no aspirant was consulted before the official decision was taken.

Among other things, they warned that if the APC leadership fails to restrict the zoning arrangement to geopolitical regions, it could lead to open rebellion because the aggrieved aspirants will brazenly disobey the party.

The lawmakers in attendance were former Zamfara Governor, Abdulaziz Yari; the senator-elect representing Imo West, Osita Izunaso; Sani Musa (Niger East), Umar Sadiq (Kwara North) and Senate Chief Whip, Orji Uzor Kalu, who recently lost his wife.

Any of our members calling for Interim Govt should be arrested – LP Publicity Secretary

The National Publicity Secretary of Labour Party, Abayomi Arabambi said any member of the party calling for an Interim Government should be arrested and prosecuted.

Arabambi stated this while speaking in an exclusive interview on Political Hub, a Vangaurd’s politcal show on Thursday.

News Source: Vanguard Newspaper

The Labour Party Spokesperson described proponents of Interim Government as mercenaries and members of mushroom parties.

He said, “These are the people we call Obidiots. They are not part of us, they are just bunch of merceneries. These are people that are predators, people that have no bearing. They thought our party is an avenue for them to come and expand their illegal coast.

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