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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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Election: Afenifere, Northern Elders, Niger Delta, Middle Belt Back Atiku

The presidential candidate Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar has gotten the backing of three powerful groups across the country. These groups are the Afenifere, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Northern Elders Forum, Pan-Niger Delta Forum and the Middle Belt Forum. Atiku’s endorsement came on Sunday in Abuja after the meeting of the groups. According to the leaders of…

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INEC Asks Police and Other Security Operatives To Give Journalists Free Access During Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission has called on the Police and other security agencies not to stand in the way of accredited journalists deployed to cover the general elections. Mr Festus Okoye, INEC Federal Commissioner in charge of Anambra, Enugu and Benue states made the call at a Sensitisation Forum for the Media in Awka…

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See The Video Of ‘Obama Campaigning Against Jonathan’, As Alleged By The Ex-President

    Ex-Nigerian President, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has sure been getting a lot of attention in the news lately, after he launched his book ‘The Transition Hours’. The book which has been causing a lot of controversies, especially on delicate topics, this time revealed another chapter that points it’s fingers at Ex-president of the United…

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“Be Ready for Defeat, Just like Jonathan” – Timi Frank to Buhari

Timi Frank, a former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressive Congress has called President Muhammadu Buhari out in the open. According to him, he foresees all possibility that the 2019 Election won’t go in favour of the current President, hence, he should prepare for defeat. He issued the statement in Abuja on Wednesday,…

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I Will Win, If It Is Free And Fair – Adeleke At The Osun Election

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Osun State governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, just said he would emerge the winner of the election, if the election is free and fair. He said the various allegations against him were false, that he is eminently qualified for the election, adding that the allegations were intended to…

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