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Bayelsa APC faults E.K Clark led Elders group on elections

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Yenagoa – The Bayelsa chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday criticised the Edwin Clark led Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum for being partisan in comments on...

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Ikwerre leaders to INEC: Declare Rivers’ results based on polling units

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Leaders of Ikwerre ethnic nationality have called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to immediately complete the process of the governorship and state House of Assembly...

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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...

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Virtual security: NCC hands over ICT equipment to Nigerian Army

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By Emmanuel Elebeke Abuja—The Nigerian Communication Commission, NCC, yesterday, donated a set of ICT equipments to the Nigerian Army Institute of Technology and Environmental Studies,...

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Massive turnout that upset politicians

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By Gambo Dori TWO days before the Gubernatorial and House of Assembly elections I was at the Nnamdi Azikwe Airport, Abuja, heading to Maiduguri on a Max Air flight. It was a motley crowd that...

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Ohaneze Youth congratulates South-East Govs-elect, cautions against litigation

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The Ohaneze Ndigbo Youth Wing on Thursday congratulated Governors-elect in the South-East and urged them to fulfill their campaign promises. President of the group, Mr Arthur Obiorah, gave the...

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Building collapse, auto crash: Obi commiserates with Lagos, Anambra

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By Vincent Ujumadu THE Vice-Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the recent general elections, Mr. Peter Obi has commiserated with the governments and people of Lagos...

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PDP gains more seats in Kaduna Assembly

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The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has gained two additional seats in the just concluded House of Assembly election in Kaduna State. PDP and its colour flags Newsmen gathered that the...

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NPFL: My run of form a result of hardwork- Ezenwa

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By Emmanuel Okogba Katsina United goaltender, Ikechukwu Ezenwa has credited his recent run of form and NPFL heroics to hard work and God’s help. Ikechukwu Ezenwa/ Image Source:...

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Rerun: PDP accuses FG, APC of plots to win Sokoto by force

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..Vows to resist electoral fraud By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Sokoto – With ten days to the repeat of the governorship election in the state, the Peoples Democratic Party has...

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Obaseki’s redefinition of South-South political map

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By Oteghe Adams March 9 will be epochal in the chronicles of Governor Godwin Obaseki’s trajectory to locate Edo State as the flagship of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Nigeria’s...

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Rivers vendors lament dip in sales over election crisis

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT—NEWSPAPERS vendors in Rivers State have raised the alarm over negative effect of stalemated Rivers State governorship and state House of Assembly elections...

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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...

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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...

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3 civil servants to lose Property worth N264m to FG — ICPC

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has moved to seize plots of land and duplexes worth N264 million from three civil servants working in the Ministry of...

Wed Mar 13th, 2019     Read More →