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#NigeriaDecides: Declare Atiku winner now, PDP tells INEC

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…Says Buhari, APC plotting to alter results By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to immediately...

Sun Feb 24th, 2019     Read More →

Elections: Police confirm 3 dead in Kogi

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The Police in Kogi has confirmed the killing of three persons during the Presidential and National Assembly elections in the state. DSP William Aya, the command’s spokesman, confirmed the...

Sun Feb 24th, 2019     Read More →

PDP to INEC: Declare Atiku winner now

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…Alleges Buhari, APC seeking to alter results The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to immediately announce results as delivered...

Sun Feb 24th, 2019     Read More →

INEC warns against results on social media

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has advised the public to be wary of election “results’’ circulating on social media. INEC boss, Prof Mahmood Yakubu Dino...

Sun Feb 24th, 2019     Read More →

Dino Melaye leads in Kogi West

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Dino Melaye, the Peoples Democratic Party senatorial candidate in Kogi West appears to be coasting to victory in results declared so far by the Independent National Electoral Commission. Sen. Dino...

Sun Feb 24th, 2019     Read More →

Melaye floors Adeyemi in Mopamuro LGA, Kogi

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Mopamuro (Kogi) – Mr Dino Melaye, a senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won the highest votes in Mopamuro Local Government Area, Kogi west senatorial zone. Melaye...

Sun Feb 24th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari loses in Aso Rock as Atiku fails to win polling unit

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By Our reporters •I will win – President •Ex-VP; I am set to take over •Violence forces INEC to postpone polls in parts of Lagos, Rivers, Anambra, others President...

Sun Feb 24th, 2019     Read More →

YIAGA AFRICA decries arrest, detention of election observers in Kaduna, Yobe,

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… ballot snatching in Rivers, vote buying in Kogi By Levinus Nwabughiogu &Victoria Ojeme ABUJA-An election observer group, YIAGA Africa has decried the arrest and detention of...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Photos: Nigerians vote

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Polling station workers prepare card readers, ballot and boxes to start the Election Day at Unguwar Sarki polling station in Kaduna on February 23, 2019, as Nigeria votes to elect its new...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Anxiety in Asaba, environs over late arrival of materials

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…Why we are starting late, Delta REC By Festus Ahon ASABA-THE ongoing presidential and National Assembly elections, in parts of Asaba and its environs is being marred by late arrival of...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Elections: Unprecedented massive turnout witnessed in Damaturu

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DAMATURU – As early as 6am this morning, eligible voters in Damaturu, the capital of Yobe state trooped out in thousands to exercise their civic right . Accreditation has commenced in most...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Early voting in Awka metropolis, as card reader fails in Oye’s ward

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Awka – Accreditation and voting commenced early in most polling units visited on Saturday during the Presidential and National Assembly elections in the Awka metropolis. Ballot boxes for the...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Election: Army deploys armed troops on Benin/Auchi Highway

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Soldiers from the Nigerian Army have taken over the security of the busy Benin/Auchi highway in Edo to safeguard the conduct of the ongoing general elections, newsmen report. Army The Benin/Auchi...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Failed card readers slow down election in Okene, Lokoja

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Election – Voting is being delayed in some parts of Lokoja and Okene in Kogi due to failure of card readers. Ballot boxes for the Presidential and National Assembly Elections arrenged Ward...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Card reader fails at Kogi governor’s polling unit

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By BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO LOKOJA – Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has been stranded at his Agassa Okene-eba Ahachi Ward Unit 011 for close to one hour due to failure of card reader. GOV YAHAYA...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →