Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government is not interested in conducting elections in 2019. He warned Nigerians to be vigilant. Wike, who made the allegation yesterday, when thousands of sportsmen and women in the State, unanimously endorsed him for second term, charged them to defend their […]
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Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared that he will never yield to pressure in discharging his duties ahead of the 2019 general elections. Featuring on Channels Television’s Roadmap 2019, the INEC boss said the commission had not been pressurized from any quarter since he assumed office. He, however, noted […]
2019: INEC chairman, Yakubu reveals what he will do if pressurized during elections …
INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, says the commission is completely independent in the discharge of its duties.
Professor Yakubu stated this during an interview on Channels Television’s Roadmap 2019, a special political programme anchored by Ladi Akerelodu-Ale on Mondays.
President Muhammadu Buhari addresses APC supporters in Daura, Katsina State on May 5, 2018. President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday said the driving force for seeking public office should be to serve the people and see their lives improved, not for frivolity or personal ambition.
He said this while addressing supporters of the
Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission has said that political parties without established offices, leadership and reasonable presence may not be allowed to contest the polls. The Head of Department of Elections and Political Party Monitoring of INEC, Mr. Ibe U. Ibe, handed the warning when he led a three-man […]
2019: INEC reveals parties that may not participate in elections …
Professor Pat Utomi A former presidential candidate and founder of the Centre for Values in Leadership, Professor Pat Utomi, believes political parties are mere apparatuses to doctor the outcomes of elections in Nigeria.
Professor Utomi, who a guest on Channels Television’s special political programme, observed that the country needs a social
AHEAD of the 2019 general elections, Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, asked the youths in the country to mobilise themselves and vote out old and failed political leaders.
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For those saying it is targeted at the president, I think it is the figment of their own imagination and unless they know something that we don’t know
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File photo Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has concluded plans to establish ‘a shadow cabinet’ ahead of the forthcoming general elections in 2019.
National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, revealed this in a statement on Friday in Abuja.
According to the statement, this was part of the resolutions reached at
The Advanced Peoples’ Democratic Alliance (APDA) has said the Party will not enter into any pact with other political parties or groups ahead of the 2019 general elections.
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