Saturday, 16th October 2021
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29 Sep 2019
The governorship election in Kogi State is less than two months away. Stakeholders are already agitated over possible violence during the election. Their fears are based on what happened in previous elections, characterized by violence
22 Aug 2019
The National Democratic Institute (NDI) has identified consistent involvement and inclusion of youths in policy formulation, implementation and collaboration among...
12 Mar 2019
The International Republican Institute (IRI) and National Democratic Institute (NDI) have regretted what they described as the lack of progress in election administration and conduct of political parties in Nigeria.
16 Feb 2019
As Nigerians go to the polls tomorrow to elect a President and National Assembly members, Sentell F. Barnes, Resident Programme Director of the International Republican Institute, insists that the country is moving in the right direction in its democratic journey. He urges citizens to come out in their numbers to vote peacefully to elect their…
4 Aug 2018
In a bid to bring women vying for political positions under one umbrella, encourage more women to seek political offices and ensure that more women support to the female folk...


3 mins ago
Chairman Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Governor Mai Mala-Buni has suspended the ongoing state congress in Oyo State following the discovery of forgery in the delegates list meant for the exercise. Buni gave the order yesterday shortly after he was convinced by an appeal made to him…
14 mins ago
Mohamed Salah scored another brilliant individual goal and Roberto Firmino hit a hat-trick as Liverpool ruined Claudio Ranieri's first match as Watford manager with a 5-0 victory on Saturday.
33 mins ago
Russia on Saturday recorded 1,000 deaths over 24 hours for the first time since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, with the country's jab drive at a standstill and few restrictions in place. An official government tally showed 1,002 deaths and 33,208 new infections, setting a high for both fatalities and cases for the third…
53 mins ago
Hundreds of Sudanese protesters took to the streets Saturday demanding the dissolution of the transitional government, saying it had failed them economically and politically. The protests came as Sudan's political scene reels from divisions among factions steering the country through a rocky transition following the April 2019 ouster of president Omar al-Bashir after mass protests…
1 hour ago
When you blend silky vocals, soothing Afro-fusion melodies and stellar sound engineering, the record is likely to sound like ‘Follow You’, the just-released single from Nigeria’s acclaimed guitarist, Ifiok Effianga. On this record, Effianga, who is acclaimed as Fiokee, collaborates with Afro-RnB sensations, Gyakie and Chike, to create a mesmerizing love melody that is all…