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English Publication Date: Saturday, January 19, 2019 Source: Punch
The Coalition for United Political Parties had on Thursday claimed that the President was planning to evade the debate.
English Publication Date: Sunday, January 20, 2019 Source: Premium Times
President Muhammadu Buhari and the main opposition candidate, Atiku Abubakar, were absent at the presidential debate organised by the Nigerian Election Debate Group (NEDG) and the Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) on Saturday.
English Publication Date: Friday, January 18, 2019 Source: Punch
Opposition political parties on the platform of the Coalition of United Political Parties on Thursday said they were in possession of credible information about moves by President Muhammadu Buhari to dodge a presidential debate holding on Saturday...
News: ANALYSIS: Nigerian leader Muhammadu Buhari misses presidential debate but spent millions to air ads during the programmeEnglish Publication Date: Sunday, January 20, 2019 Source: Pulse
Nigerian leader and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday missed a major presidential debate but his campaign team spent millions to air adverts during the programme, Business Insider Sub-Saharan Africa's...
English Publication Date: Monday, February 11, 2019 Source: Guardian
Chief Justice of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Ishaq Bello, is expected to assign the suit filed by the African Action Congress (AAC) and its presidential candidate, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, against the National Election Debate Group (...
News: Nigerians say they will not vote for presidential candidates who refuse to participate in debatesEnglish Publication Date: Friday, January 18, 2019 Source: Legit
The tradition of holding public debates ahead of major elections, governorship and presidential, has gained ground in the Nigerian political space.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Source: Ngyab
The Nigerian Presidential Debate 2019 is just an opportunity to evaluate the policies, preparedness and demeanour of those who seek to govern Nigerians and decide who can design the roadmap to effective leadership and prosperity.
English Publication Date: Monday, January 14, 2019 Source: Vanguard
Plans for a television debate this Saturday between the two leading presidential candidates in the country are today rooted in intrigues as handlers of President Muhammadu Buhari and Atiku Abubakar engage in a game of intrigues.
English Publication Date: Monday, January 7, 2019 Source: Daily Advent Nigeria
Arising from the hand over of his party’s campaign control to Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, the People’s Democratic Party’s candidate has warned Buhari not to use it as an excuse to be absent at the presidential debate which holds next week.
English Publication Date: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Source: Qed
Mr Sowore had on December 19, 2018, filed the suit through his lawyer, Inibehe Effiong, against the Nigeria Election Debate Group (NEDG), over the exclusion of his party from the vice-presidential debate held on December 14.