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APC, PDP hopeful in elections, trade blames

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The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have both expressed the hope they would win the March 23 supplementary elections in six states as they...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

‘Why Deji Adeyanju, Charlyboy parted ways’

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA—Money matters appears to be at the centre of a rift between maverick entertainer, Charles Oputa a.k.a Charlyboy, who is also the chief convener of a good...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

PDP expresses optimism at winning all supplementary polls

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday expressed confidence that it would win all the governorship supplementary elections scheduled for March 23. PDP and its colour flags The party, in a...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Unresolved Issues: What INEC will do this week

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ABUJA: With 2019 proving to be the most stretched out election season in contemporary Nigeria democratic experience, Nigerians will this week again put focus on the Independent National Electoral...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

PDP asks INEC to declare Tambuwal Sokoto gov-elect

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As pressure mounts on electoral umpire Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, urged Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to save its time and resources by declaring Aminu Tambuwal...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Army redeploys top generals in fresh shake-up

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By Kingsley Omonobi & Joseph Erunke The Nigerian Army has redeployed some senior officers, according to the spokesman, Col. Sagir Musa, in a statement, yesterday. Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen....

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Supplementary elections Rivers, Benue, others: INEC’s teemed with PDP against us  – APC  

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The All Progressives Congress, APC, has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of conniving to deny APC of the victories that are sure...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

APC, PDP attack INEC over Bauchi, Adamawa gov polls

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•INEC supporting PDP in Bauchi gov poll – APC •APC’s allegation laughable – INEC •Explains why it didn’t allow Atiku inspect election materials •Buhari...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

PDP to APC: Our party will win all supplementary polls

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…Says APC’s Violence, Shenanigans Will Come to Naught The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it will win all the Governorship supplementary elections scheduled for March 23, 2019...

Sun Mar 17th, 2019     Read More →

The ‘arrogance’ in Ihedioha

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We should be looking ahead, Imo is too great a state to be left in the hands of people who do cash and carry. Ours is a place of honour and development which should attract global...

Sun Mar 17th, 2019     Read More →

Re-Run: Fresh fears in INEC over role of security agencies

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RE-RUN ELECTIONS IN FIVE STATES …slams soldiers’ disruption of electoral process By Titus Omeiza Ajayi Fears are being expressed by the leadership of the Independent National...

Sun Mar 17th, 2019     Read More →

The death of democracy in Nigeria: A coroner’s inquest (3)

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By Douglas Anele Unfortunately, Sir James Robertson’s plan succeeded partly because leading southern politicians, especially Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe and Chief Obafemi Awolowo, failed to put in...

Sun Mar 17th, 2019     Read More →

Rivers is ours, insists PDP

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Following the declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to resume collation of results in the Rivers state governorship election which held...

Sat Mar 16th, 2019     Read More →

ADP gives DSS, IGP 48 hours to bring to book, killers of Rep, Temitope

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By Henry Umoru THE National Leadership of the Action Democratic Party, ADP, yesterday gave 48-hour ultimatum to the Director-General, Department of State Services, DSS, the Inspector-General of...

Sat Mar 16th, 2019     Read More →

How APC won Zamfara elections in 24 hours, Gov. Yari explains

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Abuja – Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara has attributed the successes recorded by the All Progressives Congress (APC) during the Feb. 23 and March 9 general elections in the state despite the...

Fri Mar 15th, 2019     Read More →