Category: Politics

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Moro, Ex-Minister Picks PDP’s Ticket

Mr Abba Moro, former Interior minister who was embroiled in employment controversy during PDP administrion, has picked the party’s ticket to contest the Benue South Senatorial election. Moro’s emergence as candidate was announced by...

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APGA Picks Army General As Candidate

As the deadline for the conduct of primaries ended on Sunday, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has nominated retired Gen. John Ogbor as its presidential candidate for the 2019 elections. Ogbor, who was...

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Saraki, PDP Leaders Protest Osun Verdict At INEC

Senate President Bukola Saraki and some other leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party were at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission Abuja, to demand that INEC declare Ademola Adeleke as the winner...

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INEC Insists On Oct. 7 Deadline For Parties’ Primaries

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reminded political parties that Oct. 7 remains the deadline for conduct of primaries for all elective positions for the 2019 general elections and resolution of disputes emanating...

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Nothing Can Stop Our National Convention – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that no plan can stop its Saturday’s national convention to elect its presidential candidate for 2019 general elections. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, said this...

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Riot In Epe After Man Killed At APC Primary

Some houses and vehicles were burnt in Epe, Lagos East, on Thursday as political violence erupted following the killing of a supporter of one of the aspirants contesting to represent the All Progressives Congress...

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APC Assesses Fallout From Primaries

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has moved a step further as its governors met with President Muhmmadu Buhari and later with the leadership of the party to assess the fallout of the primaries conducted...

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President Buhari Meets APC Governors

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with State governors on the platform of the ruling-All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports early arrivals for the...

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APC Expels Senator Omo-Agege

The Cyril Ogodo-led Delta State executive of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has expelled the Senator representing Delta Central Senatorial district in the National Assembly, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege. This is coming on the backdrop...

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2019: Hashim Emerges Presidential Candidate Of ANN

Mr Gbenga Oluwepo-Hashim, Chairtman of Oil World, has emerged as the Presidential candidate for the Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN). Hashim emerged on Wednesday in Abuja at the Special National Convention after a Presidential...

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APC Primaries : El-Rufai, Akeredolu Meet Buhari

Gov. Nasir El-Rufai and his Ondo state counterpart, Rotimi Akeredolu, on Wednesday visited the Presidential Villa, Abuja, to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered that the visit of...

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Buhari To Unveil Campaign Council Soon

President Muhammadu Buhari said he will soon bring all speculations to an end by naming a Presidential Campaign Council (PCC) to lead the All Progressives Congress, APC, to victory in the February 2019 general...

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APC Governorship Primary Result Sparks Protest In Ebonyi

Protest erupted in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital on Wednesday following the outcome of All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary held on Sunday. Members of the APC  in Ebonyi, numbering about 500 besieged the...

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Ogun APC Produces 2 Governorship Candidates

Two governorship candidates have emerged in the Ogun state chapter of the All Progressives Congress ( APC) following two parallel primaries held on Wednesday. While the state chairman of the party, Chief Derin Adebiyi...