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Police kill three suspected kidnappers, rescue two victims in Rivers

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By Davies Iheamnachor Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Monitoring Unit in Rivers State, led by ACP. Bennett Igweh, have killed three suspected kidnappers allegedly terrorising parts...

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 →

Supplementary elections : attacks on media, observers, INEC mar polls – CDD

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Abuja – The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) on Saturday condemned attacks on ad hoc staff, media, observers and other electoral participants during the supplementary...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

I influenced 2019 elections – Tinubu admits

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Sen. Bola Tinubu, an All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, says his moral authority plays a role in his ability to influence elections. Asiwaju Bola Tinubu He also said that other...

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 →

YPP calls for cancellation of National Assembly elections in Bayelsa

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…Seeks recall of certificates of return issued erroneously By Michael Eboh The Young Progressives Party, YPP, yesterday, called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Moral authority is my tool for influencing elections- Tinubu

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Sen. Bola Tinubu, an All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, says his moral authority plays a role in his ability to influence elections. Asiwaju Bola Tinubu He also said that other tools...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Residents kill kidnappers in Katsina

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The incessant kidnapping and armed banditry in Katsina State has taken a new dimension as residents of Kankara town, in Kankara Local Government area Thursday mobilized themselves and killed two...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Intimidation of voters and electoral officials in last elections by military unprecedented — Col Tony Nyiam

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By Chioma Gabriel, Editor, Special Features Nigerians have continued to express dismay over the role of the military in the just-concluded elections, expressing disappointment that their...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Edo leads in developmental strides among APC-controlled states in January – Report

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Edo State has been ranked as the state with the most developmental strides among All Progressives Congress (APC)-controlled states in the country for the month of January on account of Governor...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Supplementary elections: PDP accuses INEC of working for APC

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, of working hand in glove with the All Progressives Congress, APC, to...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Bandits kill policeman, abduct four others

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A group of unidentified bandits attacked a mining site on Wednesday in Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara, killing one of the six mobile policemen on guard and abducting the others. Speaking to...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

INEC holds make-up polls in 17 states, FCT tomorrow

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•Resumes collation in Rivers April 2, to declare final results between April 13, 15 •FG orders closure of land borders in Adamawa, Benue, Sokoto •Army, Police vow to deal with...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Bandits kill policeman, abduct four others in Zamfara

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Anka (Zamfara), – A group of unidentified bandits attacked a mining site on Wednesday in Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara, killing one of the six mobile policemen on guard and abducting...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: NAF deploys 1,300 special forces in Zamfara, Benue

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has deployed no fewer than 1,300 Special Forces to Benue and Zamfara states to restore normalcy following renewed killings and armed banditry...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →