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Supplementary elections : T.B. Joshua warns govt

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T.B. Joshua has given a “prophetic warning” to the Nigerian government concerning the handling of “inconclusive elections” in the nation. T.B Joshua “The (Nigerian)...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Senate Presidency: I am a loyal party man, I’ll respect APC zoning arrangement — Senator Lawan

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By Henry Umoru As the race for who becomes the Senate President continues, the Majority Leader, Senator Ahmad Lawan, All Progressives Congress, APC, Yobe North, has formally declared for the...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Role of military can’t extend to election security — Okogie

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By Sam Eyoboka ALSO not left out in the ongoing debate over the militarisation of the 2019 elections are Christian clerics who did not mince words in condemning the partisan role played by some...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

US group marks Leah’s anniversary with awards, exam fees for IDPs

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By Sam Eyoboka A US-based Human rights group, US Nigeria Law Group, USLNG has decided to mark the one year anni-versary of the release of 104 Dapchi schoolgirls without the lone Christian girl,...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Abia North Senatorial Election: The double standards

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By Nwaigwe John Sunday It was DeRay Mckesson who said that, ‘Justice that is not rooted in equity is not justice at all.’ That is why I believe justice should not be denied the good...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

PDP, APC disagree on supplementary polls as thugs take over Kano, violence rocks Benue, Sokoto

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Samuel Oyadongha, Peter Duru, Rotimi Ojomoyela, Dirisu Yakubu, Marie-Therese Nanlong, David Odama & Charles Agwam •Police arrest 10 in Kano •PDP leads in 6 of 9...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Senate Presidency: Iam a loyal Party man, I’ll respect APC zoning arrangement – Senator Lawan

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Declares for Senate Presidency, Says he will work to reform the country’s security architecture By Henry Umoru ABUJA- AHEAD of the inauguration of the 9th Senate as the race for who becomes...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Violence, intimidation mar supplementary polls in Nigeria

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Violence and voter intimidation once again marred polls in Nigeria Saturday, as voters tried to take part in re-run governorship and state elections already postponed once because of unrest. Area...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Rerun elections: Lalong’s campaign DG urges contestants to accept results

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Jos – As voters in affected states await the results of the rerun polls that would determine their governors, Mr Pam Dung Gyang, Director-General of Gov Simon Lalong’s campaign team,...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

#SupplementaryElections : Ex-minister calls for fairness, credibility

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Barkin Ladi (Plateau) – Mrs Sarah Ochekpe, a former Minister of Water Resources and Rural Development, has called for fairness and credibility in the re-run elections by the Independent...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

#SupplementaryElections: PDP wants Kano governorship election cancelled

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Kano – The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano State has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to cancel the re-run governorship election ongoing across...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Poor crowd control as plateau records high voter turn out

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Mangu (Plateau) – As Plateau records large voter turnout in the Saturday’s supplementary elections, crowd control has become a huge challenge in some polling units. An electoral...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Re-run gov election: Ganduje, Ortom, Lalong in do or die battle

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The governorship elections which were held in 29 states of the country on March 9 were declared inconclusive in six states according to the electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Judicial intrigues cloud supplementary polls today

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…Issues that led to the rerun in Bauchi, Sokoto, Kano, Benue By Olayinka Ajayi Voters in five states, Bauchi, Sokoto, Kano, Plateau, and Benue go to the polls in selected polling units to...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Every death matters to someone

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By Muyiwa Adetiba In the week that New Zealand woke up to the horror of terrorism for the first time in its history, Nigeria was confronted with its own all-too-familiar instrument of mass deaths...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →