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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 →

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 →

Ballot box snatchers should be treated like armed robbers, Senator Adeyeye defends Buhari

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BY HENRY UMORU Senator Olusola Adeyeye has reacted to the attacks on President Mohammadu Buhari for directing the military to be ruthless at ballot box snatchers. The Osun State senator backed the...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Elections: PDP ends Presidential campaigns as Secondus assures of victory

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…We’ll be guided by Osun playbook By Dirisu Yakubu The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Thursday brought its Presidential Campaign rallies to an end, with an assurance that its...

Thu Feb 21st, 2019     Read More →

PDP to Nigerians: Vote and reclaim your great nation

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We thank Nigerians for their resilience and fortitude as we head into Saturday’s election. You have my admiration and gratitude for your patience in the face of this unexpected disruption to...

Thu Feb 21st, 2019     Read More →

Elections: DIG warns policemen against accepting inducement

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Sokoto – The Deputy Inspector-General of Police (DIG) in charge of Research and Planning, Mr Aminchi Baraya, has warned policemen against accepting any inducement during the rescheduled...

Thu Feb 21st, 2019     Read More →

Just in: 72.7 Million Nigerians collected PVCs – INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission has revealed that a total of 72,775,502 million Nigerians have collected Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs ) for the General Election. Details...

Thu Feb 21st, 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 →

Next level is Promised Land, don’t go back to Egypt – Ilori

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Dayo Johnson Akure THE National Chairman of the Door-to-Door Campaign of the All Progressives Congress, Presidential Campaign, Mr. Bola Ilori yesterday pleaded with Nigerians not to go back to...

Thu Feb 21st, 2019     Read More →

Past govt destroyed checks and balances in civil service – Buhari

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—-Swears in 8 permanent Secretaries By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday accused the past Peoples Democratic Party, PDP-led administrations of abusing...

Wed Feb 20th, 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 →

Herdsmen, soldiers in gun battle in Makurdi town

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By Peter Duru Makurdi – The Benue state leadership of Myetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, MACBAN, Haruna Ibi, Tuesday alleged that two of their members were killed and burnt by...

Wed Feb 20th, 2019     Read More →

Have political parties turn to Production Companies?

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By Nwafor Sunday Barely five days to the general elections, many political parties in Nigeria have started working seriously to ensure their victory in the coming elections. Some allegedly have...

Sun Feb 10th, 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 →

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 →