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26 Jan
The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, said he welcomes the United States (US) visa ban on Nigerians, whose actions seek to undermine democracy in the coming elections. Atiku made this statement on Thursday while reacting to the visa ban that the US government plans to impose on any Nigerian trying…
26 Jan
The presidential candidate of the ruling All progressives congress (APC) has faulted the notions held in certain quarters that he blamed President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration over the fuel scarcity and the naira redesign policy. Bayo Onanuga Director, Media & Publicity APC Presidential Campaign Council in a statement explained that the opposition peoples democratic party (PDP)…
25 Jan
The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Bauchi State, Alhaji Mohammed Nura has urged traditional rulers to prevail on their subjects not to engage in acts capable of disrupting peace during the forthcoming general election. Nura also appealed to religious leaders, political parties and candidates to sensitise their followers on the need to be peaceful and…
24 Jan
The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Ahmed Ammani, has carried out an assessment tour of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) offices in eight local government areas in Enugu State. The commissioner also reassured the people of the state of peace, security and safety before, during and after the period of the general elections.…
20 Jan
• As one dies of gunshot in Edo PDP campaign Improvised substance, suspected to be dynamite, exploded at a rally organised by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State. This is as the flag-off of Edo Central Senatorial campaign of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) turned violent and one person was reportedly shot dead,…
19 Jan
Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will retain power in the state in the forthcoming elections. Ortom spoke on Thursday at a political rally in Oju and Obi Local Government Areas of the state. He said that the party had done all that it needed to do to win the…
18 Jan
As the 2023 general elections inch closer, the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) has provided insights into why some states are recording low turnout for the collection of Permanent Voters Cards (PVC) since the exercise kick-started. The commission stated that most of the states with low PVCs collection rate were states where off-season governorship elections…
18 Jan
A senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Olisa Agbakoba is seeking the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC's clarification on section 134 of the Nigeria constitution. In a letter dated January 17, the SAN questioned the clarity of section 134 of the 1999 Constitution that provides requirements to be met by a Presidential candidate in relation to…
17 Jan
As the general elections draw closer, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila has expressed concern over the rise in insecurity in the polity. In an address at the resumption of the 2023 legislative session, he called for a concerted effort to nip the ugly trend in the bud before the start…
17 Jan
A coalition of civil society organisations under the aegis of Alliance for Democratic Sustenance (ADS) has raised the alarm over a subterranean plot to truncate the conduct of the general elections. Led by Malam Yusuf Bulama,, the group urged President Muhammadu Buhari to wade into the issue by calling on state apparatus to live up…
16 Jan
With a few weeks to 2023 general election, there is a glaring decline in the number of youths contesting in the poll, even as young contestants are faced with challenges of trust, intimidation, finance and fear of vote buying.
12 Jan
Minister for works and housing Babatunde Fashola said the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu will get his vote and support in the 2023 elections. Fashola stated this on Thursday as a guest on TVC programme 'Your View' where he highlighted his reasons for supporting Tinubu's presidential ambition. "I'll vote for…

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An election observer group, Yiaga Africa has called on political parties, their supporters and voters across the states to remain calm and peaceful as the results collation process is still ongoing.
4 mins ago
The Lagos deputy governorship candidate for the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Funke Akindele, has deleted politics-related posts from her Instagram page. The actress's Instagram page feed shows that she has deleted posts that reflect her political interest. Existing content on her page reflects her popular movie character Jenifa, the actress, not a politician. Akindele and…
8 mins ago
The Vice-Chancellor, of Anchor University, Prof. Samuel Bandele, has commended the school team that featured at the recently concluded undergraduate category in Science and Technology Research Competition organised by the Lagos State Science Research and Innovation Council (LASRIC). Bandele, who praised the students, said the feat was achieved through hard work and commitment to studies…
9 mins ago
President Vladimir Putin said Monday that deepening ties between Russia and Africa was a key goal for the Kremlin, as Moscow seeks to expand its influence on the continent.
17 mins ago
Here are 20 exercises that can help tone and shape the glutes: Squats: This is a classic exercise that targets the glutes and legs. You can perform squats with or without weights, and there are many variations such as bodyweight squats, goblet squats, and barbell squats. Lunges: Lunges are another great exercise for targeting the…