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Bandit raids leave 27 dead in Sokoto

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Days of bandit raids in two northwestern Nigerian states left at least 27 people dead earlier this week, local authorities said Thursday. Sokoto Farming and herding communities in the region have...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

Aftermath of polls: Mass resignation looms in INEC

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RECs, National Commissioners may go in protest By Johnbosco Agbakwuru THERE are indications that some Resident Electoral Commissioners, RECs, and National Commissioners of Independent National...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

Presidential poll: Stop collation of results now, PDP tells INEC

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA— Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to discontinue forthwith the ongoing collation of results of...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: INEC declares Buhari winner of 2019 presidential election

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Following the collation of results of the 23 February election the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate and...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Votes tally: Buhari coasting to victory, Atiku trails

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By our reporters ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, jumped into the lead, yesterday, and may be declared winner of the...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

2019 Presidential election results: Buhari polled over15m votes

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The Independent National Electoral Commission is set to announce President Muhammadu Buhari president-elect, following the collation of results of the 23 February election. Buhari President Buhari...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Sir Monday John Onyeme: An insight into the leadership of Delta State Inland Revenue

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By Whisky Okeme The story of Sir Monday John Onyeme is an exploration into a world of grit and excellence as his unassailable credentials bear an eloquent testimony of a man who Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa,...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari on course for re-election victory with nearly 3.5m votes

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Incumbent Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday looked on course for victory over his main rival in Nigeria’s presidential election, with just a handful of states left to declare, as the opposition...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →

…what is being announced by INEC has been seriously tampered, manipulated – PDP

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Presidential poll: Stop collation of results now, PDP tells INEC …Calls for polls cancellation in Borno, Yobe, others …No plan to go to court “while we are winning”-...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →

Just in: PDP demands end to results collation

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to discontinue the ongoing collation of the results of the...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →

INEC cancels 54,668 votes in Ebonyi over card reader – Collation Officer

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Abuja – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Ebonyi State Collation Officer, Prof. Chukwuemeka Eze, on Tuesday in Abuja said that 54,668 votes were cancelled in the state due...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →

Abdula’ziz Yari wins Zamfara West Senate Seat

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Talata-Mafara (Zamfara) – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Gov. Abdula’ziz Yari of Zamfara as winner of Zamfara West Senatorial election held on...

Mon Feb 25th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari maintains lead as INEC releases more results in Kaduna

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Kaduna -President Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), is maintaining his lead in last Saturday’s presidential polls in Kaduna State.President Muhammadu...

Mon Feb 25th, 2019     Read More →

Reign of highway kidnappers

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FOR some time now, highway brigandage has changed from the snatching of goods and money from travellers to the abduction or kidnap (for ransom) of the travellers themselves. Kidnapping which is an...

Mon Feb 25th, 2019     Read More →

Human rights group hails security agencies over conduct of polls

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.Reveals what happened in Rivers, Lagos, other The Coalition of Civil Society Organizations on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution has spoken on the role of security agencies in the...

Mon Feb 25th, 2019     Read More →