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Ex-Gov Igbinedion’s son dies in US auto crash

Ex-Gov Igbinedion’s son dies in US auto crash

Mr Osaretin Igbinedion, second son of the ex-Edo governor, Lucky Igbinedion and nephew have been reported dead in a ghastly auto accident in America. Osaretin, according to a family source, was said to have died in the early hours of yesterday in the accident. The source also urged Nigerians to pray for the Igbinedion family […]
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FG putting pressure on INEC Chair to accept Zamfara APC candidates or be sacked, Fayose alleges

FG putting pressure on INEC Chair to accept Zamfara APC candidates or be sacked, Fayose alleges

Immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) led federal government was mounting pressure on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu to ensure that APC fields candidates in Zamfara State. The former governor also alleged that Mrs. Amina Zakari was already being positioned to […]
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INEC Chairman,Yakubu, gives real reasons why elections were postponed

INEC Chairman,Yakubu, gives real reasons why elections were postponed

I Romanus Ugwu, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned that it will not shift the deadline for political parties’ campaign despite the postponement of the presidential and National Assembly elections. Chairman of the commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, who handed the warming during a meeting with stakeholders in Abuja, equally blamed the postponement […]
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Peter Obi calm after INEC’s polls shift, Umeh, Oye, others react

Peter Obi calm after INEC’s polls shift, Umeh, Oye, others react

Geoffrey Anyanwu, Awka Anger, disappointment may best describe the mood of the people in Anambra State over the postponement of the general elections by INEC. Stakeholders including PDP vice presidential aspirant, Peter Obi and the National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Ozonkpu Dr. Victor Ike Oye have been speaking out on the […]
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Postponement throws Nigerians into confusion, pain, anger – Benue PDP

Postponement throws Nigerians into confusion, pain, anger – Benue PDP

Rose Ejembi, Makurdi Benue State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) said that the postponement of the 2019 elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has thrown the country into  confusion, pain and anger. In a statement signed by its state Publicity Secretary, Bemgba Iyortyom, the party lamented that most Nigerians who had […]
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Iwuanyanwu to Yakubu: ‘Your credibility to conduct elections now in doubt’

Iwuanyanwu to Yakubu: ‘Your credibility to conduct elections now in doubt’

Stanley Uzoaru, Owerri Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Emmanuel Iwuayanwu, has described the postponement of the election earlier scheduled to hold on Saturday by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as a disgrace and an embarrassment to Nigeria. Iwuayanwu, while speaking to our correspondent in Owerri, lashed out at the Chairman of INEC, Prof Mahmood […]
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Moghalu counts cost of election postponement, says INEC’s action signposts failure

Moghalu counts cost of election postponement, says INEC’s action signposts failure

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP), Kingsley Moghalu, has urged Nigerians to remain calm and resolute to vote for a new kind of leadership. He described the postponement of the presidential and National Assembly elections earlier scheduled for (Saturday) by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), as the signposts […]
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NASS must investigate INEC’s elections postponement, rights body insists

NASS must investigate INEC’s elections postponement, rights body insists

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has called on the National Assembly to urgently reconvene and investigate the sudden postponement of general elections by the Independence National Electoral Commission (INEC) few hours to the presidential elections and National Assembly elections. Executive Director, Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), Auwal, Ibrahim Musa […]
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Again Dino Melaye escapes assassination attack, describes election shift as PDP’s delayed celebration

Again Dino Melaye escapes assassination attack, describes election shift as PDP’s delayed celebration

Emmanuel Adeyemi, Lokoja Senator Dino Melaye again escaped an assassination attempt in Lokoja, Kogi State on Friday when a volley of bullets was sprayed on his vehicle. An eye witness said the senator in company with some PDP stalwarts were coming from the GRA residence of former governor of Kogi State, Alh Ibrahim Idris, when […]
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Election: INEC orders withdrawal of sensitive election materials

Election: INEC orders withdrawal of sensitive election materials

NAN The Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC) in Kogi said it had started withdrawing all sensitive election materials earlier issued out for the conduct of the presidential and national assembly elections. INEC Director of Voter Education and Publicity in the state, Mr Ahmed Biambo who disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) […]
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