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4 days ago
The former Zamfara Governor, Alhaji Abdul’aziz Yari, has said that the recent reconciliation between him and Gov Bello Matawalle was not based on their personal gain but on the interest of the state.
14 Jan
The Senator Kabir Marafa-led faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State has frowned on the politicisation of insecurity and religion to score political goals.
21 Mar 2021
When the chairman of All Progressives Congress’ (APC) Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Governor Mai Mala Buni, announced...
22 Jul 2019
The Supreme Court, on Monday, rejected the application by the All Progressives Congress (APC), seeking a review of the judgement of the Court on the Zamfara governorship elections. The five-man panel of justices, led by Justice Bode Rhodes-Vivour, unanimously ruled that the application was incompetent and lacking in merit. Robert Clarke (SAN), lead counsel for…
11 Jun 2019
How did it come about that party primaries have become more controversial than the main elections? At every round of general elections in Nigeria...
24 May 2019
The Supreme Court Friday upheld the ruling of an appellate court that there were no valid election primaries in Zamafara State prior to the 2019 general elections. The ruling effectively ended the hope of Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) of leading the northwestern state for the next four years. The ruling also affects all…
25 Mar 2019
The Court of Appeal Sokoto Division on Monday set aside the judgment delivered by the Zamfara High Court, allowing the All Progressives Congress (APC) to field candidates in the 2019 election. The appeal was filed by Sen. Kabiru Marafa, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Petroleum (Downstream) and 129 others through his Counsel, Mr Mike…
22 Feb 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said it will include the candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State on the ballot. The electoral body announced this in a statement by its National Commissioner and Chairman, Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye. INEC had in October 2018 barred APC in Zamfara to…
16 Feb 2019
Chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara said on Saturday that the postponement of the presidential and national assembly elections...
14 Feb 2019
Nigeria's attorney-general and justice minister, Abubakar Malami (SAN) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone the election to field candidates in the exercise in Zamfara state. INEC had insisted that it would not accommodate APC’s candidates in the forthcoming polls due to the party’s alleged failure to conduct valid primaries in the…
14 Feb 2019
The of Appeal, Sokoto yesterday dismissed the suit filed by Aminu Jaji challenging the judgment of the Zamfara High Court that upheld the All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries in the state.
25 Jan 2019
A Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday upheld the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to bar all candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State from participating in the 2019 general elections. The court said INEC acted within its powers by refusing to accept the list of APC candidates…


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With less than a week before the presidential primaries and national convention of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu's strong professional and political records, according to Yobe State Governor Mai Mala Buni and his Borno State counterpart, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, set him beyond other presidential candidates in 2023. The two governors spoke separately When…
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Disturbed by the activities of terrorists and bandits in some parts of the country, the Nigeria Police Force has resolved to deploy modern and best technology to put an end to the menace of the criminals.
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The Police Command in Anambra has described the killing and beheading of Dr Okechukwu Okoye, a lawmaker representing Aguata 2 constituency by yet-to-be-identified assailants as cowards and enemies of State.
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The African Development Bank (AfDB) says that Africa will not experience food crisis contrary to reports of an imminent
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The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) on Monday destroyed over 400 carts confiscated from pushers, who serially dump waste at unauthorised locations in the metropolis.