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No More Modulated Salaries In Osun- Oyetola

3 weeks ago /

Osun State Governor,  Gboyega Oyetola,  has assured the state civil servants and pensioners that the era of modulated salaries and allowances are over.

Gov. Ishaku Raises Alarm Over Plans To Disrupt Elections In Taraba

4 weeks ago /

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, says he has reliable information about plans to scuttle the conduct of free and fair elections in the state in 2019 by some individuals who do not mean well for the state.

Atiku Meets Civil Society Organisations

4 weeks ago /

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  Atiku Abubakar, has challenged Civil Society Organisations to rise up in defense of the country’s democracy.

Ambode Endorses Sanwo-Olu

1 month ago /

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday officially endorsed the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the 2019 election, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his running mate, Obafemi Hamzat.

Friends Of Atiku Support Group Launched In Abuja

1 month ago /

The presidential candidate of the peoples democratic party, PDP and former Vice president Atiku Abubakar, has urged members of the various support groups not to relent in their efforts to woo voters for the 2019 election. 

CUPP Admits More Political Parties

1 month ago /

Ten more opposition political parties have entered into a memorandum of understanding to join forces with 43 others in the coalition of united political parties, CUPP.

PDP Lauds Obi’s Performance In Vice Presidential Debate

1 month ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has congratulated it’s vice presidential candidate, Peter Obi, for his outstanding performance at the 2019 vice presidential debate on Friday.

Economy, Poor Infrastructure Dominate Vice Presidential Debate

1 month ago /

Nigeria’s poor infrastructure, level of poverty, the economy and security dominated the vice presidential debate in Abuja on Friday.

Court Rules APGA Has No Candidate For Anambra South Senatorial Election

1 month ago /

An FCT High Court, has nullified the All Progressive Grant Alliance (APGA) primary election conducted for the purpose of nominating its candidate for 2019 Anambra South Senatorial District election.

NRM Unveils Policy Document

1 month ago /

The presidential candidate of National Rescue Movement, NRM, Usman Ibrahim, has unveiled his policy document which explained what he intends to do if elected president in 2019.

APC Derides Atiku’s Late Endorsement Of Peace Pact As “Face-Saving”

1 month ago /

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has described the decision of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, to sign the peace pact for the 2019 election as face-saving move.

Presidential Panel Wants Anti-Corruption Fight Taken To Grassroots

1 month ago /

The Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption, PAPAC, wants Nigerians to hold their leaders accountable if the country must make headway in the fight against corruption.

Five Parties Selected For NEDG Presidential Debates

1 month ago /

The Nigerian Elections Debate Group, NEDG, in collaboration with the Broadcasting Organizations of Nigeria, BON, has selected five political parties fielding candidates in the 2019 presidential polls to participate in the presidential debate.

Nigerian Women Challenged On Political Participation

1 month ago /

Nigerian women have been challenged to be active in politics to help increase the number of women in elective and political positions.

Atiku Absent At Signing Of Peace Pact

1 month ago /

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party,  PDP,  Atiku Abubakar, was absent as political parties and their presidential candidates signed an accord in Abuja to keep the peace before, during and after the 2019 general elections.

PDP Accuses APC Of Purchasing PVCs In Plateau State

1 month ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Plateau State has advised Governor Simon Lalong, not to plunge the state into other needles political crisis by encouraging anti-democratic activities.

Ethnic Nationality Group Calls For Deferment Of 2019 Elections

1 month ago /

The Movement for New Nigeria/Lower Niger Congress, a group of ethnic nationalities in the southern and middle belt of Nigeria, is calling for the deferment of the 2019 elections.

Saraki Confident Of PDP Victory

1 month ago /

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki has expressed confidence in the Peoples Democratic Party ability to win the 2019 general elections, especially at the national level.

Hope Democratic Party Condemns Buhari’s Refusal To Sign Electoral Act Amendment Bill

1 month ago /

Hope Democratic Party, HDP, says the refusal of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Electoral Amendment Bill portends danger for the credibility of the electoral process.

APC Advocates Issue-Based Campaigns In Cross River

1 month ago /

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Cross River State, south south Nigeria, has advised its members to engage the electorate on issue-based campaigns devoid of name-calling and character assassination.