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Supplementary polls: We’re confident of victory – PDP

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…Alleges plot to “seize” Adamawa, Venue, Sokoto, others By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has expressed optimism of its chances in the supplementary...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

Okorocha missing as INEC presents Certificates of Return to Lawmakers

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INEC playing a funny, cruel, crude script By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA: The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has presented Certificates of Return to newly elected federal lawmakers, urging...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

A stalemate in Abia North

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The case in Abia North is, however, drawing serious contentions between the two major parties. Senator Mao Ohabunwa, the candidate of the PDP is drawn in battle with Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, a former...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

Election violence: What remedy for victims?

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With the Presidential, National Assembly, governorship and state Assembly elections held, though supplementary elections were ordered in six states by the Independent National Electoral...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

Rowdy session in Senate over elections

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By Henry Umoru & Emman Ovuakporie •Senators differ on plans to probe militarization of polls •As House moves to probe inconclusive elections by INEC •Says development portends...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

I dedicate my victory to people of Delta — Okowa

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Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta said he dedicated his re-election victory to the people of the state. Governor Ifeanyi Okowa The governor said this on Wednesday in Asaba in a state broadcast on his...

Wed Mar 13th, 2019     Read More →

Suspended polls : Anxiety heightens as INEC holds back on Rivers

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Charles Kumolu, Egufe Yafuborhi, Omeiza Ajayi, Dirisu Yakubu, Umar Yusuf, Marie-Therese Nanlong, Davies Iheamnachor, Femi Bolaji & Dickson Omobola •INEC holds...

Wed Mar 13th, 2019     Read More →

Election: Aggrieved candidates can reclaim mandates without courts — Mediators

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By Monsuru Olowoopejo As aggrieved candidates kick against the declared results by Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, the Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators, ICMC, Nigeria has...

Wed Mar 13th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: INEC holds supplementary election in Adamawa, Kano, Bauchi, Benue others March 23

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.To investigate postponement in Bauchi By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has said it would conduct supplementary elections on March 23 in states...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

NDLEA arrests graduate with 250gms of skunk cannabis in Edo

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Edo has arrested a 23-year-old graduate with substance suspected to be skunk Cannabis. The state Commander of the NDLEA, Mr Buba Wakawa, who...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari meets seven APC Govs in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with seven governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, at the Presidential Villa,...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

PDP bombs BMO over “neutrality” claim

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Tuesday chided the Buhari Media Organization, BMO, over the its claim that President Muhammadu Buhari’s non-interference in the...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Inconclusive state polls: PDP, APC war over S-South states, Sokoto, Adamawa

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• Also in Plateau, Bauchi, Benue; APC clears 12 states, PDP 7 •PDP urges immediate release of results, accuses INEC of conniving with APC •El- rufai, Ayade, Shehu, Bunu, Bello,...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

US stocks rally despite deadly Boeing crash

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Wall Street snapped a five-day losing streak on Monday, despite from sharp losses early in the session for Boeing following Sunday’s crash involving one of its a top-selling passenger...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →

Gov polls: El-Rufai, Ayade, Shehu, Bagudu, Bunu, Bello, Sule, others win

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…APC clears 12 states, PDP 7 …Elections inconclusive in 7 states, results awaited in three states … Tambuwal goes to court By Clifford Ndujihe, Ben Agande, Levinus Nwabughiogu,...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →