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Rivers APC Congress: Supreme Court Sets Aside Appeal Court’s Decision

7 hours ago /

The Supreme Court has set aside the decision of the Court of Appeal, Port Harcourt division, which permitted the conduct of congresses by the All Progressives Congress, APC,  in Rivers State.

Atiku Will Revamp Nigeria’s Economy – PDP

1 day ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, says former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, will open a system-wide fight against corruption if elected president.

80 Political Parties Beat INEC Deadline On Nominations

3 days ago /

The Independent National Electoral; Commission, INEC, has confirmed that over 80 political parties met the deadline for the submission of list of candidates for the 2019 general elections.

Political Parties Scramble To Beat INEC Deadline For Submission Of Nominations

3 days ago /

Representatives of various political parties that are desirous of participating in the 2019 general elections on Thursday stormed the international conference centre in Abuja, the designated venue by INEC for the submission of names of candidates for various elective positions.

PDP Decries Disbandment Of Osun Election Tribunal

3 days ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has demanded the immediate reconstitution of Osun state governorship election petition tribunal.

U.S. Says Its Committed To Free, Fair Elections In Nigeria

4 days ago /

The United States Government says it is committed to supporting the Nigerian Government and all states in the federation to ensure free, fair and credible elections.

Court Orders INEC, APC To Maintain Status Quo Over Zamfara Primaries

4 days ago /

A High Court in Gusau, Zamfara State, has ordered the All Progressives Congress, APC and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to maintain the present status quo as regards the conduct of primaries for the selection of candidates for the 2019 general elections.

APC Governorship Crisis: Court Consolidates Uzodinma, Nwosu Suits

4 days ago /

A Federal High Court in Abuja has consolidated two suits filed by Uche Nwosu and Senator Hope Uzodinma in the dispute arising from the primary conducted in Imo State by the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the governorship election.

APC Insists On Fielding Candidates For Zamfara

6 days ago /

The All Progressives Congress (APC), has insisted that it would field candidates for all position in Zamfara State in the 2019 general elections despite the disqualification by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

APC Voids Suspension Of V.P

6 days ago /

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has nullified the purported suspension of its national vice-chairman (northeast), Mustapha Salihu by the northeast zonal office

APC NorthEast Suspends Zonal Chairman

1 week ago /

The zonal chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the northeast Mustapha Salihu has been suspended.

Wike Supports Atiku To Defeat Buhari

1 week ago /

In a statement released by his media aide, Simeon Nwakaudu, the governor stressed that all hands should be on deck to defeat the APC led administration in the forthcoming election.

Meeting Between Atiku And Obasanjo Is Predictable And Well-Rehearsed Theatre – Presidency

1 week ago /

The Presidency says it has received the news of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo's endorsement of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP candidate, Atiku Abubakar, describing Thursday's meeting between the two leaders as predictable and a well-rehearsed theatre.

None Of 89 Registered Political Parties Has Submitted List Of Sponsored Candidates - INEC

1 week ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says none of the 89 registered political parties has submitted the list of its sponsored candidates (Form CF002) and personal particulars (Form 001) to the centre designated for the collection of the documents.

INEC Bars APC From Fielding Candidates From Zamfara State For 2019 Elections

1 week ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC is not expecting the All Progressives Congress to submit names of candidates from Zamfara state.

Plateau Set To Hold Local Govt. Elections On Wednesday

1 week ago /

Voters in thirteen local government areas of Plateau State are set to participate in the long awaited local government election in the state.

Anti- Oshiomhole Protests Over Primaries

1 week ago /

Members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, from Niger, Kano, and Nasarawa States besieged the National Headquarters of the party on Monday to protest the emergence of some senators from their states.


Kwara APC Declares Abdulrasak As Governorship Candidate

1 week ago /

The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has announced Abdulrahman Abdulrasak as its governorship candidate for Kwara state.

Tambuwal Congratulates Atiku

1 week ago /

A leading contender in the just concluded presidential primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the governor of Sokoto state Aminu Waziri Tambuwal says he will support the presidential candidate of the party to ensure victory come 2019 elections.

Senate Leader Lawan Asks Saraki, Dogara To Resign

2 weeks ago /

A new chapter appears to have been opened in the lingering leadership crisis in the national assembly with the senate leader, Ahmed Lawan, ahead of Tuesday’s resumption, asked the senate president, Bukola Saraki and the speaker, Yakubu Dogara to tow the path of honour by vacating their current positions.

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