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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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EFCC Arrests Babachir Lawal, To Arraign Him Today

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arrested the immediate-past Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, Daily Trust gathered. The former SGF, who was picked up by operatives of the agency, is expected to be arraigned today following a charge of conspiracy and fraud levelled against him by the anti-graft…

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APC Alleges, United States Supporting Atiku, PDP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign council on Monday said it was deeply concerned about many of the expressions of the United States’ Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador W. Stuart Symington and other Western Diplomats which have been directed towards Nigeria’s upcoming elections. According to Daily Post, Its spokesman, Festus Keyamo, suggested that the countries…

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