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26 Feb 2019
Nigerian actress, Daniella Okeke has taken to social media to reveal that she is tired of Nigeria. According to the film star, she is willing to flee the country. Her statement is coming as a reaction to the presidential election results being collated by the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC). [] According to her, her…
26 Feb 2019
Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has defeated President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to win the Presidential election in Benue. Declaring the results on Tuesday in Makurdi, the State Constituency Collation Officer, Prof Sebastine Maimako, said Atiku polled a total of 355,255 votes to beat his…
25 Feb 2019
The governor of Oyo State Abiola Ajimobi has lost his Oyo South senatorial bid to the candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Muhammed Kola-Balogun Kola-Balogun defeated the State governor of the All Progressive Congress, with a total of 105,720 votes while the candidate of the Ajimobi had 92,217 votes. The incumbent senator Soji Akanbi…
24 Feb 2019
The People's Democratic Party (PDP) has scored 8614 votes to beat its rival All Progressives Congress (APC) which polled 5373 in the Presidential elections held Saturday in Ado Local Government Area of Benue State. Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Returning Officer for the Local Government, Prof TM Echi made the disclosure while submitting the result…
24 Feb 2019
The opposition Peoples Democratic Party has claimed that the Spokesman of the party's presidential campaign, Buba Galadima arrested by masked security operatives. "Nigerians and the world over should know this— Alhaji Buba Galadima has just been kidnapped by masked security operatives, his whereabouts is unknown," PDP spokesman Kola Ologbondiyan said on Sunday. "Buhari/APC are hell-bent…
24 Feb 2019
As much as ethnic establishments and/or authorities have, for quite a while now, turned into a sad remnant of what it used to be, you can’t cancel out how ethnic pyramids have been a wellspring of reference if there is a discussion on political power tussle in Nigeria. History may have been abridged because of…
24 Feb 2019
An Independent National Electoral Commission office at Oriade Local Government Area in Osun state was attacked in the early hours of Sunday The attack occurred hours after the conclusion of the presidential and senatorial elections in the state The suspected hoodlums reportedly stormed the electoral office at about 3 am, shooting at the Commission’s office…
23 Feb 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has defeated Atiku Abubakar,the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo polling unit in Gombe in Saturday’s Presidential Poll. Mr Ahmed Makko, the Presiding Officer of Hassan Manzo 005, announced the result amidst jubilation by APC supporters. Buhari scored 453 votes to…
23 Feb 2019
An average aged woman voter (name withheld) at Bonugo Primary School Polling Unit 004 in Kwali Area Council of Federal Capital Territory has fainted while on queue to cast her vote in Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the woman was rushed to a hospital in Kwali…
22 Feb 2019
A member of the ruling All Progressives Congress Women and Youth Campaign  Aisha Augie-Kuta has debunked rumours that Nigeria's First Lady Aisha Buhari is staying away from her husband’s reelection campaign. "We saw pictures of her in Daura, we saw videos of her in Daura doing door-to-door and all that,” Augie-Kuta said during an interview with…
22 Feb 2019
The president’s men have been at pains, first, to deny that President Buhari ordered the security services to shoot dead ballot box snatchers during the presidential and national assembly elections tomorrow; and two, when that did not appear to re-assure the people, they resorted to offering us an interpretation of what the president actually meant.…
21 Feb 2019
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has described as absurd, the lies, propaganda and accusations against President Muhammadu Buhari. Osinbajo said on Wednesday night while responding to questions at an Interactive Session and Engagement held at Muson Centre, Lagos on Wednesday night. The interactive session tagged: “Unveiling The Truth”, organised by young Christian group, had some Christian…

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