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INEC announces dates for party primaries in Edo, Ondo

INEC announces dates for party primaries in Edo, Ondo

Politics February 21, 2020 at 2:02 pm 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has released dates for the conduct of governorship primaries by political parties in Edo and Ondo States.
INEC’s Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, at a meeting with Residents Electoral Commissioners, in Abuja on Friday said the end

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Supreme Court Will Not Overturn Itself – Uzodinma

Supreme Court Will Not Overturn Itself – Uzodinma

Politics January 31, 2020 at 8:21 pm 0 comments

Gov. Hope Uzodinma of Imo has expressed optimism that the Supreme Court would not reverse its judgment that sacked his predecessor, Emeka Ihedioha, and declared him winner of the March 19, 2019 governorship election.
The apex court had, on Jan. 14, removed Ihedioha of the PDP on the ground that

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APC leaders showing their thumbprinted ballot paper for the PDP?

APC leaders showing their thumbprinted ballot paper for the PDP?

Politics January 26, 2020 at 8:04 am 0 comments

The leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kano State have teamed up against Abdulmumin Jibrin, a former member representing Kiru/Bebeji Federal Constituency.
By-elections took place on Saturday in the state for four state assembly seats and three federal constituencies of Kiru/Bebeji, Tudun Wada/Doguwa and Kumbotso.
DAILY NIGERIAN gathered

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JUST IN: Imo Deputy Speaker, Onyekanma resigns

JUST IN: Imo Deputy Speaker, Onyekanma resigns

Politics January 21, 2020 at 5:26 pm 0 comments

Imo State Deputy Speaker, Okey Onyekanma, on Tuesday resigned his portfolio.
Speaker of the House, Cyprain Akaolisa, read the resignation letter during the plenary of the Assembly.
His letter of resignation was read by the speaker of the house during plenary on Tuesday.
The lawmaker also resigned as the Chairman,

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APC South Africa congratulates Uzodinma

APC South Africa congratulates Uzodinma

Politics January 16, 2020 at 1:23 pm 0 comments

South African Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated Gov. Hope Uzodinma on his assumption of office as Imo Governor.
The chapter stated this in a congratulatory message jointly signed by its Chairman Mr Bola Babarinde and Secretary, Prof. Folorunso Fasina on Thursday, in Lagos.
“We wish to felicitate

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I Never Asked Buhari To Handpick Successor ― Pastor Bakare

I Never Asked Buhari To Handpick Successor ― Pastor Bakare

Politics January 13, 2020 at 7:58 am 0 comments

Senior pastor of Latter Rain Assembly (LRA), Tunde Bakare, has denied asking President Muhammadu Buhari to impose his choice candidate or to jettison democratic process in selecting his successor in 2023.
Read full statement below;
Gentlemen of the Press, Ladies and Gentlemen:
Following my State of the Nation address on

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