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Breaking: Tinubu casts his vote

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The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has cast his vote. The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has cast his...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Malfunctioning Smart Card Readers worry Ekiti APC Senatorial candidate votes

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…Oni commends INEC, voters By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado Ekiti- The All Progressives Congress senatorial candidate in Ekiti North district of Ekiti State, Senator Olubunmi Adetumbi, on Saturday...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

What INEC told Nigerians in December

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Today, we recall the interview Festus Okoye, INEC’s Information and Voter Education Committee Chairman granted us and published on Saturday, December 29. Considering what has played out in...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Suspects’ arrest in Kwara, Kano nothing to do with party affiliation – I-G

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Abuja – The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mohammed Adamu, on Friday in Abuja said the suspects arrested in connection with the killings in Kwara and Kano states had nothing to do with...

Fri Feb 22nd, 2019     Read More →

4 arrested for murder, cultism in Ekiti

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti—Ekiti State Police Command has arrested 29-year old Gbenga Aluko and three others in connection with alleged cultism and murder. According to a statement by the...

Fri Feb 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Fayemi’s ex-Commissioner escapes assassination, husband severely injured

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado Ekiti – Former Commissioner of Women Affairs during the first tenure of Governor Kayode Fayemi in Ekiti State, Mrs Funke Owoseeni, on Thursday, narrowly escaped being...

Fri Feb 22nd, 2019     Read More →

$8.4m fraud: I can’t remember how much I earned in the Army, Bamaiyi tells Court

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By Henry Ojelu LAGOS—A former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Ishaya Bamaiyi (retd), yesterday, told an Ikeja High Court that he could not remember how much he earned during the 34 years he...

Fri Feb 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Our materials can’t be diverted, Ekiti INEC assures voters

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Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado Ekiti-Ahead of Saturday’s presidential election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ekiti State, has assured voters in the state that the...

Fri Feb 22nd, 2019     Read More →

The UnCUT Initiative, British Council, AHI win fight against FGM in Osun State

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By Chris Onuoha Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is a harmful practice and a gross violation of human rights. In commemoration of the International Day of Zero Tolerance for female genital...

Thu Feb 21st, 2019     Read More →

Buhari awaits confirmation of Mbam as RMAFC Chairman, 30 others as Commissioners

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is awaiting the confirmation of Elias Mbam as the Chairman, Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission, RMAFC. Buhari had in a...

Thu Feb 21st, 2019     Read More →

The tall order on Ballot box snatchers

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By Oludayo Tade POST colonial realities in Nigeria and the ascendancy and sustenance of political merchants in corridors of power have sustained the reproduction of similar faults and errors. In...

Wed Feb 20th, 2019     Read More →

Rescheduled polls: INEC begins movement of sensitive materials to 16 Ekiti LGs

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Ado Ekiti – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ekiti on Wednesday began movement of sensitive materials for Saturday’s rescheduled Presidential and National...

Wed Feb 20th, 2019     Read More →

Why Buhari, Ogboru will win in Delta — Egbo

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By Festus Ahon & Perez Brisibe Olorogun Jaro Egbo is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Ughelli North Constituency II of Delta State. In this interview, Egbo speaks on...

Sun Feb 10th, 2019     Read More →

Inside swing states, others, six days to polls

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•How Katsina, Adamawa see sons •The Aisha factor in PDP candidate’s state •The Yar’Adua factor in APC candidate’s state Whereas 73 candidates are supposed to...

Sun Feb 10th, 2019     Read More →

2019 polls by the numbers

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By Clifford Ndujihe CLEARLY, in the history of Nigeria, the 2019 general elections will enjoy the benefit of the compliment of parading the highest figures and statistics.] For starters, 72...

Sun Feb 10th, 2019     Read More →