Category Archives: Breaking

Osun PDP Politician Escape Assassination, Spends Several Hours Hiding In The Bush (Photos)

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate of Osun State House of Assembly in Ede South State Constituency, Hon. Olaniran Akanfe Atidade, reportedly escaped an assassination attempt on his life yesterday night. It was gathered that at exactly 11:25pm on Friday after rigorous meetings, Hon. Olaniran Akanfe Atidade drove to his father’s residence at Sawmill Allahu…

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Governor Ugwuanyi Hails INEC For Prompt Operations At Polling Unit

The Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for its prompt operations at his polling unit. The governor made the commendation after casting his vote at Amube 1, Orba in Udenu Local Government Area of the state. Voting commenced at 8am in the various polling units in the state.…

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Nigeria Decides 2019: Live Updates, Results And Situation Report Of Governorship Elections

Nigeria Decides 2019: Live Updates, Results and Situation Report of Governorship Elections For the second time in two weeks, Nigerians will return to the poll, this time to choose those who will govern them at the state level. The governorship and State Assembly elections hold today, March 9, 2019. Meanwhile Seven states governorship election would not…

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Alleged Certificate Forgery: Court Dismisses Suit Seeking To Disqualify Wike In Election

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has dismissed the suit seeking to disqualify Mr Nyesom Wike from contesting the March 9 Governorship election in Rivers State over an alleged presentation of a forged statutory declaration of age. In his judgement on Friday, Justice Edward Ekwo berated the plaintiff for gross abuse of court process, having filed a…

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International Women’s Day: Strike, Protests Mars Celebration In Spain

For the second year running, Spanish women went on strike Friday for International Women’s Day, with several protests kicking off over what has become a hot topic in the country’s election campaign. “If we stop, the world stops.” Armed with this slogan, Spain’s largest unions CCOO and UGT organised a two-hour work stoppage — the…

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One Feared Killed In Rivers As Soldiers Allegedly Invade Ateke Tom’s Palace

One person has been reportedly killed in Rivers State after soldiers invaded the palace of the Amanyanabo of Okochiri Kingdom, Okirika Local Government Area of Rivers State, His Majesty Ateke Tom. Following the invasion on Thursday, women, men and youths took to the streets in protest. According to the chiefs of the community, men in military uniforms…

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Akpabio Withdraws Application Seeking Review Of NASS Election At FCT High Court

Senator Godswill Akpabio has withdrawn his application from the FCT High Court, seeking a Judicial review of the National Assembly election in his senatorial district. Mr Akpabio who confirmed this to Channels Television on Friday said the withdrawal was to avoid abuse of court processes. The trial judge Justice valentine Ashi of the FCT High…

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Governorship Elections: INEC Office Set Ablaze In Akwa Ibom [Photos]

Less than twenty-four hours to the governorship/state House of Assembly elections, some parts of the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) office at Ibesikpo Asutan local council of Akwa Ibom state were in the early hours Friday gutted by fire by yet to be identified reasons. The incident which happened at about 3.am on Friday did…

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