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Breaking: Osinbajo fails to convince Adamawa Christian leaders to back Buhari

Breaking: Osinbajo fails to convince Adamawa Christian leaders to back Buhari

Billy Graham Abel, Yola Vice President, Yemi Osinbanjo, this evening failed to convince Adamawa Christian leaders, to throw their weight behind President Muhammadu Buhari, ahead of Saturday’s rescheduled presidential poll. Osinbajo’s was said to have sneaked into Yola International Airport at about 7:15 pm and went straight to the Catholic Secretariat for a scheduled meet […]
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BREAKING: Jubilation in Zamfara as Appeal Court sets aside Federal High Court judgement on APC candidates

BREAKING: Jubilation in Zamfara as Appeal Court sets aside Federal High Court judgement on APC candidates

   Mohammed Munirat Nasir, Gusau All Progressives Congress (APC), supporters in Zamfara State are currently jubilating as the party will now field candidates for the general elections following this evening’s ruling by the Court of Appeal. APC Zamfara State Chairman, Alhaji Lawal, Muhammad Liman, described the Court of Appeal ruling as victory for democracy and […]
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Ballot snatching: Buhari’s comment not license to kill – NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says President Muhammadu Buhari’s comment on dealing summarily with ballot snatchers or arsonists in upcoming elections is not a license to kill. President of the congress, Mr Ayuba Wabba, stated this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja. According to Wabba, the president’s comment to deal summarily with ballot snatchers […]
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Secretary of State’s statement on Atiku is fake news – US

Secretary of State’s statement on Atiku is fake news – US

Aidoghie Paulinus, Abuja  The United States Diplomatic Mission to Nigeria, has said that the online message attributed to United States Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, on the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is fake. In a message on its Facebook page, the United States called on the public to […]
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We ‘ll support Nigeria to manage own internal affairs – Chinese govt

We ‘ll support Nigeria to manage own internal affairs – Chinese govt

The Chinese government has expressed its readiness to continue to support Nigeria to manage its own internal affairs without any interference. This position was made known on Thursday by the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Geng Shuang, while fielding questions on Nigeria’s coming general elections at a regular press conference. When asked about the Chinese government’s […]
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Security beef up as bandits sustain attacks on Katsina communities

Security beef up as bandits sustain attacks on Katsina communities

Agaju Madugba, Katsina Ahead of the rescheduled presidential and National Assembly elections, armed bandits have continued to terrorise a number of communities in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State. On Thursday afternoon, reports indicated that hundreds of women and children who fled their homes were currently taking refuge at the Model Primary school, Batsari. […]
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Suspected thugs attack Kwankwaso’s convoy

Suspected hoodlums have attacked the convoy of Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso at Kofa town in Kano. Kwankwaso, who was said to be in Kofa town in Bebeji local government area of the state for last round of PDP campaign, was invaded by suspected thugs of his political opponents. A source told The Guardian that scores […]
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Polls: Again IGP, assures Nigerians of police readiness

Polls: Again IGP, assures Nigerians of police readiness

Molly Kilete The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has again assured Nigerians of the determination of the police to ensure the conduct of a peaceful, credible and hitch-free presidential and National Assembly elections scheduled for the weekend. The IGP, who made this known in a statement said adequate security measures had been put […]
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Freedom and Justice Party calls for unbundling of INEC after elections

Freedom and Justice Party calls for unbundling of INEC after elections

Aidoghie Paulinus, Abuja The Freedom and Justice Party, has called for the unbundling of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at the conclusion of the 2019 elections. The National Chairman and Presidential Candidate of the Freedom and Justice Party, Dr Abraham Breakforth, while briefing journalists in Abuja, said the party understood that the postponement of […]
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12 presidential candidates dump ambition, endorse Buhari for Saturday election

Ahead of Saturday’s rescheduled elections, 12 presidential candidates under the auspices of the Forum of Presidential Candidates of Political Parties for Good Governance on Thursday dumped their bid and endorsed President Mohammadu Buhari. Briefing State House Correspondent after their closed-door meeting with President Buhari in Aso Rock, Special Adviser to the President on Media and […]
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