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2023 election

26 Mar
Nigeria's ruling party held its national convention on Saturday to choose a new chairman and overcome infighting before picking a candidate to replace President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2023 election.
15 Mar
The 2023 election, which is some months away, by all indications, is perhaps, going to be one of the most seriously contested in the country’s political history.
14 Feb
Abia Civil Society Network on Equity and Justice (ACSNEJ) has charged political parties to field only indigenes of Abia North Senatorial District as their governorship candidates...
11 Feb
President Muhammadu Buhari has advised diplomats in the country not to meddle in the internal politics of the country as countdown to 2023 elections begins.
19 Jan
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, said it would not release the 2023 general election timetable until the Electoral Act Amendment Bill is signed into law...
17 Jan
It is inevitable that the cost of conducting the 2023 General Elections, put at N305 billion, will elicit deep concern by the media and civil society.
19 Oct 2021
In the wake of activities heralding the 2023 general election, Senior Pastor of The Covenant Nation and Convener of The Platform Nigeria, Poju Oyemade, has faulted prevailing sentiments
5 Sep 2021
Gov Seyi Makinde, on Sunday, says he is praying to God and awaiting His direction on his 2023 re-election bid.
20 Jun 2021
Nigerians must be commended for these years of democratic experimentation, which has proved to be far better than the best military rule.
10 Jun 2021
Nigeria president Muhammad Buhari has said no one has the power to decide for the ruling All Progressive Congress on zoning. “You cannot sit there in Lagos, for instance, and decide on the fate of APC on zoning," Buhari said during an interview with Arise TV on Thursday. "Therefore we should allow the party to…
1 Apr 2021
The Independent National Electoral Commission has said it will commence a nationwide continuous voter registration on June 28 across the 774 local government areas of the federation. Chairman of INEC, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, made the announcement, at a media briefing on Thursday in Abuja. He said the registration exercise will be carried out continuously for…
26 Jan 2021
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has stressed the need for power to return to the southern part of the country after the expiration of President Muhammadu Buhari’s tenure in 2023. This is as the group throw its weight behind former governor or Lagos State and national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola…


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Queen Elizabeth II died of "old age" at 3:10 pm (1410 GMT) on September 8, according to her death certificate released on Thursday, or nearly three-and-a-half hours before the news was announced to the world.
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Three top Nigerian presidential candidates signed a "peace" deal meant to ease tensions during campaigning for the 2023 election, though the ruling party flag-bearer was absent from the ceremony.
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The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Command in Katsina, said it collected a revenue of N124.9 million from August to date.