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INEC Commences Training Of 30,000 Ad-Hoc Staff

2 weeks ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has commenced training of ad-hoc staff for the 2019 general elections in Kaduna State.

Atiku Is Right Man For The Job - Ortom

2 weeks ago /

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has said that a vote for the Peoples Democratic Party's, PDP, presidential standard bearer,  Atiku Abubakar, will bring the nation out of its numerous challenges as he is a true Nigerian with a private sector background and has ties which cut across the entire country.

Imo PDP Governorship Candidate Gets More Support

2 weeks ago /

Supporters of the Peoples  Democratic Party, PDP, governorship candidate in Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha,  are increasing daily with other political parties declaring their support for his candidacy.

Zamfara APC Faction Threatens To Boycott Presidential Campaign Rally

2 weeks ago /

The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Zamfara State seems to be degenerating as the Senator Marafa-led faction of the party in the state has threatened to boycott the party's presidential campaign rally scheduled for Sunday, February 3.

APC,PDP Trade Words Over Alleged Training And Arming Of Thugs Ahead Of Elections

2 weeks ago /

The ruling  All Progressives Congress, APC, in Plateau State and the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have engaged in a war of words over alleged training and arming of thugs ahead of elections in the state.

2019 Elections: NSA Refutes Moves To Shut Down Internet

2 weeks ago /

The Office of the National Security Adviser, ONSA, has denied allegations making rounds in some media that the Federal Government, through the Office of the National Security Adviser, directed the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC,  to work with internet service providers to shut down internet access during the forthcoming elections to facilitate rigging of the polls.

INEC Commences Door- To -Door Sensitization Campaign In Edo State

2 weeks ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission,  INEC, in Edo State has kicked started door-to-door voters education and sensitization campaign in the state, the exercise is aimed at enlightening the indigenes and residents of the state to shun violence, vote buying, and selling.

Breaking: PDP Gombe Governorship Campaign DG Defects To APC

2 weeks ago /

Director General of PDP Governorship  Campaign in Gombe  State,  Alh Bala Bello Timka, has defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC.

YIAGA To Introduce New Election Monitoring Technology For 2019

2 weeks ago /

A non-governmental organisation, YIAGA Africa says it has concluded plans to deploy new technology, known as “parallel vote tabulation”, PVT, to monitor the 2019 general elections across the country.

UN Women Advocate Peaceful Nigerian Elections

2 weeks ago /

Nigerian women have been told to be actively involved in the promotion of peaceful elections in the country.

INEC Recruits Physically Challenged People As Ad-Hoc Staff

2 weeks ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has assured people living with disabilities in Cross River State of their involvement in the electoral process as some of them have been engaged as ad hoc staff for the exercise.

INEC Releases Candidates List For Governorship, State Assembly, And FCT Elections

2 weeks ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has approved the candidates’ list for the governorship, state assembly, and Federal Capital Territory, FCT, elections scheduled for March 2, 2019.

Buhari Arrives Kano Ahead Of Presidential Rally

2 weeks ago /

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has arrived Kano State for the presidential rally of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Goodluck Jonathan Campaigns For Atiku In Bayelsa

3 weeks ago /

Nigeria’s former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has described the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  Atiku Abubakar, as the best candidate that will take Nigeria out of its economic doldrums.

INEC Warns Against Acts Of Violence During 2019 Polls

3 weeks ago /

The Independent National  Electoral Commission, INEC, in Osun State, has appealed to political leaders to warn their members to shun all forms of electoral malpractices during the forthcoming polls.

PDP’s Ihedioha Promises Cottage Industries To Reduce Unemployment In Imo

3 weeks ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP governorship candidate in Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha,  has rolled out a work plan that will reduce unemployment in the state if given the chance to be the next governor of the state.

INEC Moves To Checkmate Violence Against Women During Elections

3 weeks ago /

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it is putting in place measures that will help checkmate violence against women during the forthcoming general elections.

APC Success At Tribunal, An Adequate Planning – Buhari

3 weeks ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has attributed the success of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the recently concluded governorship elections in Osun and Ekiti States to adequate planning and concerted efforts made to rebuild the party.

FG Vows To Deal With Any Attempt To Disrupt 2019 Elections

3 weeks ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari says the government will not tolerate dangerous behaviours that will lead to conflict, violence, and disruption of the 2019 elections.

Kwara PDP, APC Trade Words Over Alleged Intimidation Plot

3 weeks ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Kwara State has raised alarm over alleged plans by the All Progressives Congress, APC, to use security operatives to arrest some of its members ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s presidential rally in the state.


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