Rabiu Kwankwaso

2023: COSEYL advises Peter Obi on alternative running mate, says ‘Nothing special about Kwankwaso’

2023: COSEYL advises Peter Obi on alternative running mate, says ‘Nothing special about Kwankwaso’

Following the inability of the Labour Party, LP, and the New Nigerian Peoples Party, NNPP, to merge as the third force in the forthcoming elections, the Coalition of South East Youth Leaders, COSEYL, has advised the LP presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi to consider another alternative. Recall that the LP had engaged in talks with the NNPP Presidential candidate, Rabiu Kwankwaso on how to form an alliance ahead of the 2023 elections to defeat the two major political parties – the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. However, there are indications that the effort may…
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Kwakwanso insists – “Peter Obi Should Accept To Be My VP”

Kwakwanso insists – “Peter Obi Should Accept To Be My VP”

Mr Rabiu Kwankwaso, the presidential candidate of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), on Saturday, advised a former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, to accept an offer of being his running mate for the forthcoming presidential election. Mr Kwankwaso said Mr Obi being on the ticket of the NNPP as a vice-presidential candidate in 2023 would provide a viable route for the South-East to actualize its presidential ambition in the future. The former governor also said accepting to be running mate to Mr Obi or any other presidential candidate would lead to the collapse of his own party, the…
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Kwankwaso tells Nigerians to Reject APC, PDP, “They have failed”

Kwankwaso tells Nigerians to Reject APC, PDP, “They have failed”

Former governor of Kano State and presidential candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) for the 2023 election, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has called on the citizens of the country to reject the candidates of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party. He said they have failed the nation over the years. The former governor noted that the two major political parties have failed over the years to provide succour for Nigerians across all sectors of governance, adding that all indices of socio-economic development are daily rising in the negative side. Kwankwaso, who spoke on Sunday in…
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2023: Obi, Kwankwaso working on mega alliance — Abure, Okupe, Yinusa Tanko

2023: Obi, Kwankwaso working on mega alliance — Abure, Okupe, Yinusa Tanko

Labour Party, LP, vice presidential candidate, and leaders of the party, yesterday, said that the party’s presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi; and his New Nigerian Peoples Party, NNPP, counterpart, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, are still in talks to field a joint ticket for the 2023 presidential poll. Meanwhile, Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has said that “many” Nigerians are looking for alternatives to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and All Progressives Congress, APC. Explaining why the PDP lost the recent Ekiti governorship election, Obaseki, in a video posted by AIT on Tuesday, said many Nigerians no longer want APC…
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NNPP: Rabiu Kwankwaso may agree to be Peter Obi’s running mate

NNPP: Rabiu Kwankwaso may agree to be Peter Obi’s running mate

The National Publicity Secretary of the New Nigerian Peoples Party (NNPP), Dr. Agbo Major, has said the party’s presidential candidate, Dr. Rabiu Kwankwaso, might be open to being the running mate to Labour Party’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi. This is as he said talks between the two parties over a possible alliance ahead of the 2023 election are progressing smoothly. Major confirmed this when he spoke to Daily Trust via phone on Sunday, June 19, 2022. Obi, whose candidacy is quite popular in the southern and most parts of the north of the country is believed to be on the…
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