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Tension in Kano as Ganduje wins; PDP rejects results

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• Businesses, markets remain shut, busy roads quiet in Kano •Tambuwal, Lalong, Ortom re-elected •Bala Mohammed leads, awaits court decision in Bauchi •Useni heads for court in...

Mon Mar 25th, 2019     Read More →

Kano supplementary elections: CISLAC condemns alleged sabotage, Police inefficiency

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…Urges return to status quo ante By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-A civil society organization, the Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, has condemned what it called the open display of...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: APC’s Ganduje wins Kano governorship elections

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By Abdulmumin Murtala, Kano – The ruling All Progressive Congress APC has emerged winner of the governorship election in Kano with a margin of 8,982 votes ahead of the Peoples Democratic...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

No rift between Sanwo-Olu and Gov Ambode – Aide

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Media officer to Lagos State Governor-Elect, Mr. Gboyega Akosile has described the relationship between Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Governor Akinwunmi Ambode as very cordial, urging those in the...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Kano re-run: INEC shifts collation of Nasarawa LG results to headquarters

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Kano – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has transfered the collation of the supplementary election from Nasarawa Local Government area to its state headquarters on Sani...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Al-Makura ex-Commissioner lost to SDP in Nasarawa

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By David Odama LAFIA – THE Nasarawa state Commissioner in the Almakura led government , Eng. Wada Yahaya mohd on Saturday lost to the candidate of the Social Democratic Party SDP, Suleiman...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Role of military can’t extend to election security — Okogie

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By Sam Eyoboka ALSO not left out in the ongoing debate over the militarisation of the 2019 elections are Christian clerics who did not mince words in condemning the partisan role played by some...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

PDP, APC disagree on supplementary polls as thugs take over Kano, violence rocks Benue, Sokoto

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Samuel Oyadongha, Peter Duru, Rotimi Ojomoyela, Dirisu Yakubu, Marie-Therese Nanlong, David Odama & Charles Agwam •Police arrest 10 in Kano •PDP leads in 6 of 9...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Supplementary elections : attacks on media, observers, INEC mar polls – CDD

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Abuja – The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) on Saturday condemned attacks on ad hoc staff, media, observers and other electoral participants during the supplementary...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

#SupplementaryElections : Police send reinforcement to Kano’s Gama ward

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Kano – The Police Command in Kano State has sent more reinforcement of security personnel to Gama ward of Nasarawa local government to beef up security at the polling units located in the...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Nasarawa rerun witnesses mass turnout of voters

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By David Odama LAFIA – CONTRARY to the expectations that the re-run elections in some state constituencies in the state may witness a low turnout, a mass turn out was witnessed in the...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

#SupplementaryElections: Journalists escape lynching in Kano

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State – Security has been beefed up in and around Kano metropolis as the governorship re-run election progresses in parts of the state. The armed policemen deployed to enforce the...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Keffi East state constituency rerun election witnesses mass turnout of voters

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Keffi(Nasarawa State) – A large turnout of voters has been witnesed in the ongoing rerun election to determine who who will represent Keffi East in the Nasarawa State House of Assembly. A...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

CUPP kicks as EFCC arrest Onnoghen’s driver

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE Coalition of United Political Parties,CUPP, yesterday, accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, of arresting the personal driver of the suspended...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Re-run gov election: Ganduje, Ortom, Lalong in do or die battle

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The governorship elections which were held in 29 states of the country on March 9 were declared inconclusive in six states according to the electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →