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Elections on-going in 4 polling units in Plateau

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Elections have commenced in four polling units in Plateau following the postponement of Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections in the state. Mr. Osaretin Imahireogbo, Head,...

Sun Feb 24th, 2019     Read More →

Be at alert, PDP recruiting thugs – APC warns

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All Progressive Congress, APC, has urged Nigerians to be at alert, noting that its major rival, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is currently recruiting armed thugs and miscreants to attack ward...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

2019 Results: Atiku, Buhari in close marking

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…As Atiku floors Buhari in Sanwo-Olu’s polling unit …As President Buhari wins in Atiku’s polling unit …As Peter Obi wins polling unit for Atiku with 258...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Lalong casts vote, complains of characters on ballot paper.

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – Plateau State, Simon Lalong has cast his vote at his Nyak Ward, Ajikamai in Shendam local government area with a call on citizens to maintain the peaceful...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Jos: Voting commences early, voters come with chairs, food to polling units

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Voting in the Presidential and National Assembly elections commenced very early in Jos metropolis, with some centers starting at exactly 8 am. A Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Amaechi: From hero to zero

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These are not the best of times for Rt. Hon. Chibuke Amaechi. Though he is the campaign manager of the president, whatever is the outcome would surely not soothe the bitter pill he is being forced...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

BUHARI Vs ATIKU: How they may win

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By Dirisu Yakubu Abia Abia state, South-East Nigeria is a stronghold of the PDP. With Governor Okezie Ikpeazu seeking a fresh four years mandate, the odds are clearly in Atiku’s...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Today’s rescheduled Presidential election: Why Nigerians must not give up on voting

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Nothing will stop me and my members from voting—Chairman, Blind Association of Nigeria If election is postponed ten times, I will still come out and vote—Trader By Ben Agande; Wole...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

How today’s vote may cause a bandwagon in the governorship

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor It was a matter of controversy last year when the National Assembly raised objections to the order of elections as prescribed by the Independent National...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Elections: Police assures electorate in riverside areas of adequate security

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Benin – The Edo Command of the Nigerian Police Force has assured electorate in the riverine areas of the state of adequate protection and security as they go out to vote on...

Fri Feb 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Centre confirms 25 new cases of Lassa fever in 8 days

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it recorded 25 new cases of Lassa fever between Feb.11 and Feb. 17 across the country. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NCDC, Dr Chikwe...

Fri Feb 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Pastor’s son kidnnaped in Plateau

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – Some men residents say are Fulani herdsmen invaded the house of Rev. Andrew Dido, the Chaplain of Plateau State Polytechnic in Heipang, Barkin Ladi local...

Fri Feb 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Herdsmen kidnap Plateau Poly chaplain’s son

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Jos—herdsmen have reportedly invaded the house of Rev. Andrew Dido, Chaplain of Plateau State Polytechnic, Heipang, Barkin Ladi Local Government Area, Plateau State, and abducted the...

Fri Feb 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Kajuru killings: Kaduna CP differs from El-Rufai

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….Says no accurate number of victims yet …As investigations still at embryonic stage By Chris Ochayi The Commissioner of Police, CP, Kaduna Police Command, Ahmad Abdulrahman has...

Thu Feb 21st, 2019     Read More →

Parents tearfully expect miracle as Leah Sharibu clocks one year in captivity

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By Sam Eyoboka TUESDAY makes it exactly one year since Leah Sharibu was kidnapped with 109 other innocent school girls from their Government Girl’s Science and Technical College, Dapchi in...

Thu Feb 21st, 2019     Read More →