Tag Archives: Election

Senator-Elect, Ike Ekweremadu Joins Race To Be Deputy Senate President

Senator-Elect Ike Ekweremadu has joined joined the race to be the Deputy President of the Senate with his shocking nomination to stand for election. Ekweremadu who never spoke of his intentions in the rundown to the elections was however nominated by senator-elect Chukwuka Utazi, a nomination which he (Ekwerenmadu) accepted. His nomination came after the…

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Buhari, Osinbajo Sworn In For Second Term In Office, See Photos and Videos!

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo have officially been recognised as the first and second citizens of the country for the next four years, after they were sworn in for a second term in office on Wednesday in Abuja The Oath of Office was administered around 10.15 am by the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria,…

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No Sensible Person Will Say 2019 Election Was Credible – Senator Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani has claimed that the 2019 general elections is the worst the country has conducted claiming it was marred by irregularities. The Guardian reports that the lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Zone in the National Assembly said the election was a disappointment. Sani spoke on Sunday, March 31 saying although there were no perfect…

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43 Political Parties Endorse Ganduje For Saturday’s Gubernatorial Election

Ahead of Saturday’s election, no fewer than 43 political parties Thursday threw their weight behind the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje. They spoke through their spokesman and gubernatorial candidate of United People’s Congress, UPC, Ambassador Ibrahim Gaya, during a breakfast meeting held at the state’s Government House. Gaya enjoined…

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Obasanjo Silent Over Buhari’s Re-Election

As congratulatory messages continued to pour in from within and outside the country over the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari, former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has kept mum over the development. The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, in the early hours of Wednesday declared Buhari winner of the Saturday’s presidential…

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Presidents Of Ghana, Niger, Senegal Congratulate President Buhari On His Re-Election

Minutes after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared President Buhari as winner of the 2019 elections, three Presidents from the West African sub-region sent congratulatory messages to President Muhammadu Buhari. According to Femi Adesina, special adviser to the president on media and publicity, ‘the presidents are President Nana Koffi-Addo of Ghana, Mahamadou issoufou of Niger, and…

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PDP Rejects Presidential Election Results

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected results of the presidential elections being announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Uche Secondus, PDP national chairman, said the results being announced at the national collation center are incorrect. He said this at an ongoing press conference in Abuja. The PDP national chairman said so far,…

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Election: PDM Endorses Atiku, Says, He’ll Get Nigeria Working Again

The Peoples Democratic Movement, a pressure group founded by the late Shehu Musa Yar’Adua, has endorsed Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The group endorsed Atiku as its choice presidential candidate after a meeting which held in Abuja on Thursday. “After a careful observation of the socio-economic situation in the country,…

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