Buhari Expresses “Deep Disappointment” Over Election Postponement

February 16, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhrai, on Saturday morning expressed disappointment at the postponement of Nigeria’s general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission. “I am deeply disappointed that despite the long notice given and our preparations bot

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“Stay Calm in The Face of Provocation”, Atiku Urges Supporters

February 16, 2019

Following the last minute  postponement of the general elections, the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has called on his supporters to stay calm even in the face of provocation. 

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INEC Postpones Presidential Election Till 23rd February

February 16, 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has announced the postponement of the general elections by a week. 

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Obasanjo Apprehensive Over Allegations of Already Thumb-Printed Ballot Papers

February 15, 2019

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Friday expressed apprehension about the conduct of Saturdays presidential and National Assembly polls following reports that ballot papers had already been allegedly thumb-printed in some places in the country.

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Foreign observers laud INEC’s preparations for presidential poll

February 15, 2019

A Group of foreign observers from South Africa, Pan Africa Woman’s Project which arrived in Kano to monitor the general elections, has commended the level of preparations by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the presidential election in the state.

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CCT Grants Onnoghen Bail, Adjourns Trial Till March 11

February 15, 2019

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has adjourned the case of non-declaration of assets involving the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, till March 11, 2019. Prior to the adjournment of the case, Onnoghen was also granted bail on self-recognition. At the resumed hearing of the case on Friday, his counsel, Mr Chris Uche said […]

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“I have made no attempts to hide my friendship with Atiku”- Tinubu

February 14, 2019

Ahead of Saturday’s presidential election, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Thursday stated that the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is his friend and would hopefully remain his friend after the election. He made this known via a statement he titled “A […]

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“Think Carefully and Choose Wisely”, Buhari Tells Nigerians

February 14, 2019

In a nationwide broadcast on Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari urged Nigerians to choose wisely in Saturday’s presidential election. He also took time to reel out some of the achievements of his administration. 

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Anambra declares Friday work free day ahead of presidential poll

February 14, 2019

Anambra Government has declared Friday work free day to enable public and civil servants to participate in Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections. The Head of Service (HOS), Mr Harry Udu, announced the the work free on Thursday in Awka.

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2019 Polls: Is Nigeria Going The Way of Rwanda?

February 14, 2019

Wole Adejumo “Why is it that Nigerians no longer blush? How did we come to lose our sense of shame after losing our sense of propriety and proportion?”- Professor Niyi Osundare (2012) It is not a football match, neither is it a sporting event. The issue at stake is Nigeria’s general elections. And as the […]

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