Saturday, 2nd December 2023

2023 polls

25 Jul
• CSOs, presidential candidates pass vote of confidence in Yakubu, reject EU report • Warn of alleged plot to compromise BVAS at off-season polls The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said, contrary to insinuations, it did not receive direct cash support from international development partners to conduct the 2023 general election. The commission said,…
14 May
A United States organisation, International Republican Institute (IRI), has said the violence witnessed during the 2023 Nigeria’s general elections was worse than attacks recorded during the 2019 polls.
12 Apr
With the February 25 Presidential and National Assembly elections, as well as the March 18 State Assembly election concluded, the results affirmed that the outcome of the Ekiti State governorship election held on June 18, 2022, which was won by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), was no fluke.
7 Apr
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, described the just-concluded general elections as a “sickening show of shame,” saying that efforts should be made by patriotic Nigerians to not only correct it but prevent reoccurrence.
22 Mar
An observer group, Connected Development (CODE), has said the manner in which the 2023 general elections were conducted suggests the need for quick unbundling of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
26 Jan
President of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Chris Isiguzo, has charged journalists to live above board for the effective coverage of the country’s general elections for the emergence of credible leadership.
18 Dec 2022
• Intensifies Campaign Against Fake News, Misinformation And Disinformation As the count down to the historic 2023 general elections intensifies, much of the limelight has been on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), which has been putting finishing touches to its preparations for the polls. Despite the spate of violent and audacious attacks on its…


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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has said that its operational MI-35P helicopter used for aerial bombardment of some illegal crude oil sites, yesterday, crashed in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital’
8 mins ago
A seasoned artist, Michael Adigwe, is set to captivate art enthusiasts and the public with his latest solo exhibition entitled “Dialogue with Nature,” at the prestigious Lagos Country Club, GRA Ikeja. 
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Two scholarly authors, Dr. Wole Adamolekun and Prof. Rotimi Olatunji have collaboratively launched a transformational book, entitled “Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development”. The book was formally launched at the Metropolitan Club Lagos, on Wednesday.
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Nigerian singer, Dapo Oyebanjo, popularly known as D’banj, has been cleared of rape and N-Power fraud allegations by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC).
12 mins ago
The nation's sole collective management organisation for audiovisual work, Audio Visual Rights Society (AVRS), has held the seventh in the series of the society’s yearly general meeting.
13 mins ago
Demonstrating exemplary commitment to gender inclusion, Coca-Cola Nigeria emerged as a pace-setter at the Women in Marketing and Communications Awards (WIMCA) 2023.
13 mins ago
Mouka has added another feather to its cap. The company was recently recognised as the esteemed 'Innovative Mattress Brand of the Year' at the Brandcom Awards in Lagos, recently.
16 mins ago
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has said discussions are in top gear with the exploration of oil in Tongeji Island and Olokola in Ipokia and Ogun Waterside councils of the state.
16 mins ago
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has said the appointment of Tariye Gbadegesin as Chief Executive Officer of Climate Investment Funds (CIF), a global organisation, will inspire many from her home state of Bayelsa, Nigeria as well as Africa.
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The Fredrick Isiotan Fasehun Foundation (FIFF), yesterday, held its fifth-year remembrance in honour of its founder, mentor and father, the late Dr. Frederick Isiotan Fasehun, who died on December 1, 2018, exactly five years ago.