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14 Jun
Moghalu, who was the presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) in the 2019 elections, could only poll 589 votes to come a distant second to the winner and founder
27 Mar
According to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), only 13per cent of 24,353 candidates who ran for varied positions in the 2019 elections were women.
15 Feb
The 2023 general elections are fast approaching and another opportunity is offering itself to recover Nigeria from the rubbles of incompetence, backwardness, nepotism, grave insecurity and highhandedness in governance.
24 Feb 2020
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday said the current state of the country has left it with no choice but to approach the Supreme Court for a review of the judgement of the 2019 presidential election. PDP spokesman Kola Ologbondiyan made the disclosure at a press conference in Abuja. Ologbondiyan said the party will…
23 Dec 2019
Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said the insistence to install a successor by any state chief executive had always been for selfish reasons.
9 Sep 2019
INEC on Monday said the intervention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) gave credibility to the 2019 general elections.
21 Aug 2019
The presidential candidate of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar Wednesday told the election tribunal that Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari deceived citizens with false academic documents to seek reelection. "Atiku on Wednesday adopted his final written address in which he pointedly told the PEPT that Buhari resorted to the use of fundamental falsehood…
21 Aug 2019
The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has reserved judgment in the suit filed by Atiku Abubakar and the Peoples Democratic Party challenging the election of President Muhammadu Buhari. A five-man panel of the tribunal headed by Justice Mohammed Garba reserved its judgment to a date to be communicated to all the parties involved in the petition.…
24 Jul 2019
The Presidential Election Tribunal Wednesday dismissed another petition challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the 2019 Nigeria presidential election. The petitioner People's Democratic Movement (PDM) and its presidential candidate, Aminchi Habu were challenging Buhari's second term election at the February 23, 2019 poll. PDM's lawyer, Aliyu Lemu applied for the withdrawal of the…
23 Jul 2019
The People's Democratic Party (PDP) Tuesday has hit at President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress over the 43-man ministerial nominees' list. The opposition party said the list was uninspiring and devoid of any sense of "purposeful governance". "The list has further shown President Buhari and APC's insensitivity and disdain for Nigerians and it…
17 Jul 2019
Presidential election tribunal Wednesday ordered the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)  Mahmoud Yakubu to produce documents on election results requested by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar. Justice Mohammed Garba, who led the five-man panel of justices, said the documents must be produced before 12 noon on Thursday. The…
12 Jul 2019
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari said he did not know the majority of persons that were ministers during his first tenure in 2015. “The last cabinet which I had, most of them, a majority of them I didn’t know," Buhari told members of National Assembly during a visit to Aso Rock Thursday evening. President Buhari, who…

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