Category: Politics

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INEC : No Late Submission Of Candidates’ Lists

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will not extend the deadline for submission of list of candidates’ names by political parties for the 2019 general elections. The Chief Press Secretary to INEC...

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Atiku Campaign Organisation Disowns Online Grant Scheme

The Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign Organisation (APCO) has disowned a purported pan to disburse grants to unsuspecting Nigerians. The organisation, in a statement on Thursday in Abuja, said that its attention had been drawn...

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Yoruba Youths Set Agenda For Atiku

As political parties strategise for 2019 general election, the Yoruba Council of Youths Worldwide has called on Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to prioritise his programme if he...

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2019 Election : Why Atiku Picked Peter Obi As Running Mate

The Director General of the Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign Organisation, Otunba Gbenga Daniel yesterday gave reasons why former Anambra State governor, Mr. Peter Obi, was picked as the running mate to the presidential candidate...

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Full Text Of Obasanjo’s Speech On Atiku’s Visit

REMARKS BY CHIEF OLUSEGUN OBASANJO ON THE VISIT OF PDP PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE, ATIKU ABUBAKAR, TO ABEOKUTA, OCTOBER 11, 2018. I am happy to welcome the distinguished leaders of goodwill who have led the PDP...

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Senate Passes INEC N189bn Election Budget

The Senate on Thursday passed the sum of N234 billion for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the 2018 budget. The figure comprises the N189 billion requested by INEC for the conduct the...

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Jerry Gana’s Group Faults Donald Duke’s Emergence

The Director General of the Prof. Jerry Gana Campaign organization, G19, Mr Ike Neliaku, has rejected the outcome of the Social Democratic Party (SDP)’s Presidential Primary which led to the emergence of Mr Donald...

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Obasanjo Endorses Atiku, Says “I Have Forgiven Him”

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has officially endorsed former vice President Atiku Abubakar to run for the Presidency of Nigeria come 2019. Obasanjo disclosed this while briefing newsmen after a meeting with Atiku, leaders of...

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Senate Refers INEC Budget, Others To Committees

The Senate has referred executive communication on President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for approval of Independent National Electoral Communication (INEC) 2019 election budget to Committee on Appropriation. The committee was asked to report back to...

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Zamfara APC Has Candidates – Oshiomhole Replies INEC

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole has replied the Independent National Electoral Commission, setting the records straight that his party indeed held governorship, national assembly and state assembly primaries in Zamfara...

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Political Parties Unfair To Women — NCWS

The National Council of Women Societies (NCWS) has accused major political parties in the country of being unfair to womenfolk in the just concluded primary elections preparatory to 2019 general elections. Mrs Gloria Shoda,...

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APC Consulting Lawyers For Response On Zamfara

The All Progressives Congress(APC) is consulting its lawyers in its legal department to file a reaction on the eligibility of its candidates to run in Zamfara state in the 2019 election. The Independent National...

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INEC Bans APC From Fielding Candidates In Zamfara

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has informed the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC that it will not be allowed to field candidates for elective positions in Zamfara state in the 2019 elections. The...

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Fayose Has No Reason To Quit PDP – Chairman

Mr Tanko Beji, Chairman of the PDP in Niger, has said that outgoing Ekiti Governor Ayo Fayose has no reason to leave the party over the outcome of the National Convention. Fayose had threatened...

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You Are Not Wanted In Our Party – APC To Fayose

The Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has advised outgoing Governor Ayo Fayos to look elsewhere for political sanctuary, should he jump out of the PDP. Chief Paul Omotoso, Chairman of...

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Sokoto Guber : Tambuwal Not PDP Candidate – Chairman

The Sokoto State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ibrahim Milgoma on Tuesday dispelled rumor that the party’s 2019 election flag-bearer, Alhaji Mannir Dan-iya has been substituted. Speaking to newsmen in Sokoto...