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Atiku Abubakar is not qualified to run for president, he’s not a Nigerian my birth

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Abubakar Malami, the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), has told a Federal High court in Abuja that former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, is not eligible to run for president in Nigeria.

 

Malami alongside the Incorporated Trustees of the Egalitarian Mission for Africa (EMA), filed a suit before the court challenging the eligibility of Atiku to run for president on the platform of the PDP in the 2020 election.

 

In the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/177/2020 and filed before the court, Malami and others through their counsel, Oladipo Okpeseyi, asked the court to hold among others, that considering the provisions of sections 25(1) &(2) and 131(a) of the constitution and the circumstances surrounding his birth, the former vice-president cannot contest for the top office.

 

The AGF argued that Atiku is not a Nigerian citizen by birth.

“The first defendant (Atiku) is not qualified to contest to be president of the federal republic of Nigeria. The first defendant is not a fit and proper person to be a candidate for election to the office of president of the federal republic of Nigeria.

The first defendant was born on the 25th of November, 1946 at Jada, at the time in Northern Cameroon. By the plebiscite of 1961, the town of Jada was incorporated into Nigeria.

The first defendant is a Nigerian by virtue of the 1961 plebiscite, but not a Nigerian by birth. The first defendant’s parents died before the 1961 plebiscite.” the AGF said

 

Malami said the effect of the June 1, 1961 plebiscite was to have the people of Northern Cameroon integrated into Nigeria as new citizens of the country, even after Nigeria’s independence.

“This qualified all those born before the 1961 plebiscIte as citizens of Nigeria, but not Nigerian citizen by birth. Consequently, only citizens born after the 1961 plebiscite are citizens of Nigeria by birth” he said

 

Citing the provisions of 1960, 1963, 1979 and 1999 constitutions, Malami said the “reasoning of the lawmakers in ensuring that the persons to be the president of Nigeria is a citizen of Nigeria by birth is because such a person is the number one citizen and the image of the Nigerian state”.

“This is even more so where his parents do not belong to any tribe indigenous to Nigeria until their death,” he said.

The facts of his (Atiku’s) birth on the Cameroonian territory to Cameroonian parents remain unchallenged.

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At best, the first defendant can only acquire Nigerian citizenship by the 1961 plebiscite. The citizenship qualifications under Section 26 and 27 of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (1999), by implication, has limited the first defendant’s privileges or rights and cannot be equal or proportional to the privileges of other citizens who acquire their citizenship status by birth.

This would include the legal preclusion of the first defendant from contesting for the office of the President of Nigeria.

If either his parents had become Nigerian citizen by virtue of Section 25(1) of the 1999 Constitution, which must be in compliance with Sections 26 and 27of the same constitution.

With no concrete proof of compliance, we submit that the first defendant cannot contest election to the office of the Nigerian President.”

 

The minister of justice said Atiku committed an offence under section 118(1)(k) of the Electoral Act when he contested and won the office of the vice-president in 1999. 

 

Atiku and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on which platform he contested the last election, have asked the court to dismiss the suit for lacking in merit.

 

In their notice of objection filed jointly, they insisted that Atiku is “a bonafide citizen of the federal republic of Nigeria”.

 

Atiku also said besides serving as Nigeria’s vice-president from 1999 to 2007, he held many public and private offices, including serving as governor of Adamawa state and was a commissioned officer of the Nigerian Customs Service. He said his parents, grandparents and great grandparents were born in Nigeria and they lived, died as Nigerians and were buried in Nigeria.

 

The former Vice President told the court that the suit was filed in bad faith in an attempt to malign his person and integrity.

 

The presiding judge, Inyang Ekwo, fixed May 4 to hear the suit.

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Bisexual Boys F*ck Better Than Straight Boys’— S. African Singer, Moonchild Sanelly

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South African singer, Moonchild Sanelly has made a strong case for bisexual men on social media and wants ladies to take a second thought on.

Moonchild Sanelly praised the se.xual prowess of bisexual men and compared it to straight men as she reveals that bisexual men knack women better than straight men in bed.

According to her, there are a lot of girls who would love to enjoy themselves with bisexual boys because straight boys lack skills during se.xual intercourse and she recommended bisexual boys to girls who want to explore their se.xual life and have real se.x as she may be talking out of an experience she has had with a bisexual man.

She made this commentary on her official Twitter page and it reads;

Can bisexual men just own it!!! Coz lies are very saddening! I do t know if u know that there’s plenty girls who love to have fun with bisexual boys coz straight boys be straight up unskilled with some sex things!!!!! #ownit We want that!

Bisexual boys fuck better than straight rigid boys!!! Girls …don’t say I never plugged u to real sex!!! #freedomfunsex

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Reacting to her tweet, some Instagram users wrote;

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@_therealjuliet

Can we normalise speak for yourself alone pls! Cos I don’t understand how person go wake up to this rubbish 

@a.n.s.e.l.m

This table you’re shaking 😂😂😂😂😂 but I mean she’s right though but then who wants to be called out 😂😂 so let that slide, everyone is comfortable in their space… Udo 

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Actress, Osas Ighodaro says she’s a hopeless romantic

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Nollywood actress, Osas Ighodalo, has said that she is still a hopeless romantic.

 

The Nigerian-American actress married actor Gbenga Ajibade in June 2015. They had their first child, Azariah in 2016 and divorced shortly after. 

 

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The mother of one shared a photo of herself on Instagram and captioned it :

“Still a hopeless romantic” 

 

 Actress, Osas Ighodaro says she

 

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“Country don Choke, Na Desmond Elliot Cause Am” – Davido Says As He Flies Out Of Nigeria For US (VIDEO)

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Nigerian music superstar and record label boss, David Adeleke professionally called Davido has joined the millions of Nigerians who bitterly lamenting over the worsening state of the economy coupled with the unrest in the country due to banditry and surgency of abduction.

Davido cried out on his Twitter page that the hardship Nigerians are currently going through is not different from being in hellfire and slammed the incumbent administration led by President Muhammadu Buhari and their supporters for putting Nigerians into this mess.

The father of three described the present circumstances and happenings in the country as disgusting and evil and Davido used his popular slang where he claimed the country has choke.

In his words;

“God how did it get to this man !!! Any body supporting this government suppose go hell fire Walai …. it’s not even ridiculous no more it’s disgusting and evil !!!!

COUNTRY DON CHOKE O .. e don reach sote even dem sef wan run !! ENTERTAINMENT SAVED NIGERIA !!”

In a video shared by Instagram blogger, Tunde Ednut, Davido could be seen making his way into his private jet as he flies out of Nigeria and according to Tunde Ednut Davido is going to Atlanta, Georgia.

He captioned the video;

OBO on his way to ATLANTA, GEORGIA in his multimillion Private Jet. See you soon a Brozay…. #CuliWay  WELCOME BADDES

Reacting to ., Davido pointed at Nollywood actor turned politician, Desmond Elliot as being the cause of their woes.

He wrote;

Nah Desmond Elliott cause am 

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Reacting to this fans wrote;

@djbign

kingtundeednutCullingham way. 🚗…… when ur big ur big Abeg. My rich humble friend. 😂😂😂

@sugarkinging

Davido for governor of Osun State. Tundeednut for governor of Kogi state

@itsmonwilliam

E be like say na Davido him papa buy this jet for 😂. Cos Na him use am pass the man sef. Una sure na no ne Davido buy this jet ?

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