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2019 Elections: Finidi George Endorses Sowore

2019 Elections: Finidi George Endorses Sowore

News, Politics February 17, 2019 at 9:32 pm 0 comments

Former Nigerian international footballer, Finidi George, has endorsed the presidential candidature of the African Action Congress’s Omoyele Sowore.
In a video posted on his Instagram handle @officialfinidi, Finidi, who played as a Nigerian right winger from 1999 to 2000, said: “Election is

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2019 elections: EU lauds peace pact signed by candidates

2019 elections: EU lauds peace pact signed by candidates

Politics February 14, 2019 at 8:55 pm 0 comments

The European Union ( EU ) has expressed satisfaction with the signing of Peace Accord by presidential candidates ahead of the Feb . 16 , election .
The Head of EU Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS and EU Ambassador to Nigeria Mr Ketil Karlsen , said this in a tweet

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Buhari Vs Atiku: INEC Speaks on ‘Use’ of Temporary Voter Cards

Buhari Vs Atiku: INEC Speaks on ‘Use’ of Temporary Voter Cards

Politics February 12, 2019 at 7:57 pm 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it will not entertain the use of temporary voter cards, TVCs, during the upcoming general elections.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Cross River, Dr Frankland Briyai, said this on Tuesday at a workshop on Election Risk Management (ERM).
The workshop was organised

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2019 Election: NAF Begins Airlift of INEC’s Electoral Materials

2019 Election: NAF Begins Airlift of INEC’s Electoral Materials

News, Politics February 12, 2019 at 7:35 pm 0 comments

The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has commenced the airlift of electoral materials across the country for the conduct of the 2019 general elections.
The airlift exercise which reportedly started yesterday was said to include day and night missions, during which both sensitive and non-sensitive materials were conveyed in batches with

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Amosun Will Be Disciplined For Attack On Buhari, Oshiomhole – APC

Amosun Will Be Disciplined For Attack On Buhari, Oshiomhole – APC

Politics February 12, 2019 at 3:19 pm 0 comments

The All Progressives Congress, APC, on Tuesday accused Governor Ibikunle Amosun of sponsoring attack on President Muhammadu Buhari, the party’s chairman, Adams Oshiomhole and others during the president’s campaign rally in Ogun State.
Supporters of Amosun and APM hauled stones and pebbles at Buhari, Oshiomhole and others after Buhari raised

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Your vote is your weapon, don’t sell it – First Lady of Kogi State

Your vote is your weapon, don’t sell it – First Lady of Kogi State

Politics February 9, 2019 at 4:55 pm 0 comments

Mrs. Rashida Bello, the wife of Kogi governor, has cautioned women and youths in the state against selling their votes in the forthcoming general elections.
The governor’s wife spoke on Saturday in Bassa, when she met women and youths in continuation of her door-to- door grassroots campaign aimed at canvassing

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