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Nigerians In The Diaspora Cannot Vote But IDPs Can — INEC

Nigerians In The Diaspora Cannot Vote But IDPs Can — INEC

News December 13, 2018 at 7:44 pm 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission (lNEC) has described as untrue, reports that displaced Nigerians abroad will be able to participate in the 2019 general election.
According to Festus Okoye, National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, there is no truth

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2019 Presidency: Atiku boycotts Peace Accord

2019 Presidency: Atiku boycotts Peace Accord

News December 12, 2018 at 3:32 pm 1 comment

The candidate of the major opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections, Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday boycotted the signing of Peace Accord among all presidential candidates for the elections.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the leadership and officials of the PDP also boycotted the

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INEC Announces New Measure to Check Vote Buying

INEC Announces New Measure to Check Vote Buying

Politics December 10, 2018 at 6:51 pm 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has introduced a new measure on ballot paper handling at polling units to check vote buying in the 2019 general elections.
INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, disclosed this at a public hearing on ‘Vote Buying and Improving Electoral Processes in Nigeria’ in Abuja on

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Buhari Constitutes New Presidential Committee

Buhari Constitutes New Presidential Committee

News, Politics December 10, 2018 at 9:06 am 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted a Presidential Implementation Committee on Autonomy of State Legislature and State Judiciary in accordance with the 4th Alteration to the 1999 Constitution.
Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, said the committee will drive the actualisation of the autonomy

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Atiku is Confused, Not Fit to Rule Nigeria’ – Tinubu, Attacks Saraki & Obasanjo

Atiku is Confused, Not Fit to Rule Nigeria’ – Tinubu, Attacks Saraki & Obasanjo

Politics December 5, 2018 at 10:38 am 1 comment

National leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu has described the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar as ‘unfit’ to rule Nigeria.

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Nearly 300,000 PVCs Unclaimed In Adamawa

Nearly 300,000 PVCs Unclaimed In Adamawa

News November 5, 2018 at 5:18 pm 0 comments

A total of 288,043 Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) may have been abandoned by their owners in Adamawa State, Ķashim Gaidam, Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the state, said on Monday.
At a Press briefing in Yola, capital of the state, Gaidam said INEC

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