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Buhari Reveals Why He Cannot Sack Yakubu Mahmood As INEC Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he cannot remove Mahmood Yakubu as the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), because he would need a resolution by two-thirds majority of the Senate to do so. There have been speculations that Buhari was set to fire the INEC boss, following the abrupt postponement of the general elections. However,…

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Newspaper Headlines Of The Day

APC, PDP Defy INEC, Vow to continue campaigns (The Punch Front-page) Voters, candidates stranded as airlines cancel flights (The Guardian Front-page) Parties defy INEC, resume campaign today (Business Front-page) Suspended campaigns: INEC under pressure (Daily Sun Front-page) For more on News, follow us on Instagram & Twitter @OnoBello | Facebook: OnoBello Magazine. Have a story…

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APC, PDP And Other Political Parties To INEC – “We Will Continue Campaigns”

Political parties participating in the 2019 general elections have said they will not obey the directive of the Independent National Electoral Commission that they should stop campaigns after the postponement of the presidential and National Assembly elections on Saturday morning. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, had on Saturday while giving reasons for the postponement of…

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Buhari Reacts To Postponement Of Election By INEC

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the postponement of the 2019 presidential election by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Buhari in a statement he personally signed, expressed disappointment over the development. He said “I am deeply disappointed that despite the long notice given and our preparations both locally and internationally, the Independent National Electoral…

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What Atiku Said After INEC Postponed 2019 Elections

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of plotting to disenfranchise Nigerians. Atiku said this moments after the 2019 elections were formally shifted from 16 February to 23rd of the same month by the INEC chairman, Mahmood Yakubu. But Atiku, who is President Buhari’s main challenger, urged Nigerians to exercise patience and…

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Buhari’s Desperation To Win Caused Election Postponement, Says CUPP

The Coalition of United Political Parties has claimed that the desperation of President Muhammadu Buhari and his men to win the presidential election, by all means, was responsible for the last minute postponement of the election. The coalition’s spokesman, Imo Ugochinyere, made the allegation in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja on Saturday…

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INEC Postpones General Election, Gives Reason (Video)

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the presidential and National Assembly elections scheduled for today, February 16, over logistic problems. The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, announced this following an emergency meeting of the Commission with other stakeholders that lasted for several hours. According to Yakubu, The Presidential and National Assembly election will…

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