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INEC May Stop Voter Registration Exercise To Satisfy Political Interests

The Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) is being pressured to prematurely halt the ongoing continuous voter registration exercise by powerful political interests, SaharaReporters has gathered. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, is said to be buckling under the pressure despite various assurances by the commission that the electoral law stipulates that such an exercise can only be…

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I Am Not In Politics To Amass Wealth – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he is not in politics for fun, frivolity, or to amass wealth, Punch reports. The president said this while he spoke at the All Progressives Congress (APC)‘s Ward Congress held at Bayagida Model Primary School, Daura, Katsina State. The president’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, released a statement containing the president’s speech at the…

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Chairmanship Candidate Killed In Delta APC Congress

The Police Command in Delta has confirmed that a chairmanship candidate died in the All Progressives Congress ward congresses in Ughelli South Local Government Area (LGA) of the state. The command’s spokesman, Andrew Aniamaka, said Jeremiah Oghoveta, was stabbed to death during the exercise at Jeremi Ward 3, Okwagbe by one Tete Pippah. Mr Pippah…

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We Spent N100m On Melaye’s Recall – INEC

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has stated that the Commission spent only N100million on the failed bid to recall Senator Dino Melaye. According to reports, there was a failed attempt to to recall the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District. Yakubu, speaking at a press conference in Abuja,…

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