Buhari, Atiku, Others For Presidential Debate Dec 14
Osinbajo, Obi, others for January 19
The Nigerian Election Debate Group has announced that it has slated December 14, 2018, for debate between presidential candidates of different political parties participating in the 2019 elections.
The Election Debate Group chairman, Mr. John Momoh made the announcement at a press conference held in Abuja on Thursday.
According to Mr. Momoh, vice presidential candidates will their turn on January 19, 2019.
The December 14 debate will feature the incumbent president, Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress [APC], Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party [PDP], and others.
On the other hand, the January 19 debate will feature the incumbent vice president, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo [SAN], President Buhari’s running mate, while Mr. Peter Obi will feature for the PDP.
Momoh stated that the debates will hold at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja and will be broadcast live by all Broadcasting of Nigeria [BON] members.