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Appalling : Buhari pulls out of Presidential race

The presidential candidate of the Sustainable Development Party (SDP), Ahmed Buhari has pulled out of the presidential race days to the election. Ahmed has now switched to the ruling All Progressives Congress to back...

66 recorded dead on the eve of proposed election.

On Friday evening, the Kaduna state government, disclosed that 66 persons were killed by unknown gunmen in Kajuru local government of Kaduna state, less than twenty four hours to the conduct of the presidential and parliamentary elections.

Atiku releases proof as to foiling the plans of APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, Friday night, stated that the Managing Director of Activate Technologies Limited, Mohammed Sani Musa, whose company supplied the machines used in printing the Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs), is the candidate of the All...

The catastrophe postponement of election may cause

Some residents of Akwa Ibom have condemned the postponement of the general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), saying the decision could breed voter apathy. UWATV News reports that INEC on Saturday shifted the presidential and...

War breaks out between Buhari and Atiku.

Former Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola, has said the All Progressives Congress, APC, cannot afford to lose the presidential election to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. President Muhammadu Buhari of the APC will be filing out against...

Atiku put to ignominy by Katsina Sen. State Citizens

The Katsina State Senior Citizen’s Forum has decried the endorsement of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, by the group it described as the “factional group of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF)”, urging Nigerians to disregard...

INEC points on coinciding voting/accreditation

Countable days to the Presidential election, the electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has said it would not change its position on simultaneous accreditation and voting on polls day. INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and...

PDP postulates annex of time for PVC collection.

In Abuja, The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Wednesday called on the leadership of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to extend the collection of Permanent Voters Card PVCs, by three days. The party in a statement signed by...

THE TEMPEST of 10,000 Abuja prostitutes for atiku.

Om Tuesday, no lesser than 10,000 members of the National Association of Nigerian Prostitutes, NANP, stormed Abuja, the nation’s capital ahead of the February 16 presidential and National Assembly elections. The group vowed to...

Former Minister defects from PDP to join APC.

Reports say that Former Minister of Trade and Industry under President Goodluck Jonathan, Mrs Josephine Tapgun, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC) Tapgun defected on Monday during the APC campaign rally for Plateau southern...

ASUU wages war against 2019 Presidential Elections.

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has announced its readiness to participate in the 2019 general election. Sources say that the agreement was reached at a meeting between the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and officials of...

STALEMATE: ASUU meets impasse again and cont. strike

IN ABUJA earlier on Friday, the meeting between the Nigerian government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has ended in a stalemate again as both sides were in an emergency meeting. Minister for Labour and Employment, Chris...

APC reacts against Court of Appeal’s Judgment.

Rivers State league of The All Progressives Congress, APC, has reacted to the Appeal Court ruling which granted Stay of Execution on the Judgement of Justice Kolawole Omotosho of the Federal High Court, which nullified all primaries of the party.

Buhari’s re-election plunk for by retired generals

Retired Generals has endorsed Buhari's re-election. 13, are the numbers of major generals, eight Air Vice Marshal (AVM), two Rear Admirals, 12 Brigadier Generals, nine Air commodores, eight Commodores and 17 former military administrators. They...

ELECTION: APC duels PDP for misinterpreted statement

APC Osun chapter said, the misinterpretation of the statement credited to President Muhammadu Buhari last week in a meeting with traditional rulers during his visit to the state by the People’s Democratic Party to mean the state governorship election was rigged, showed...