INEC Chairman explains reasons for rescheduling the elections (Full Speech)

The INEC Chairman, Professor Yakubu Mahmood in a stakeholders meeting explained why the commission postponed the Presidential and National Assembly elections scheduled for Saturday, February 16. Speaking at a meeting…

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INEC reschedules Nigeria’s general elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission few hours ago postponed the Nigerian presidential elections due to logistics issues. In a statement signed by the chairman of the commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu…

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No one deserves to die over an election – Atiku

Few hours to the presidential elections, there were reports of eruption of violence leading to scores of death in Kaduna state. The Kaduna State Government confirmed the death of 66…

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Gbagbo instrumental to Ivory Coast unity – Mbeki

The International Criminal Court has ordered the conditional release of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo after he was acquitted of charges of crimes against humanity. The former Ivory Coast…

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President Buhari’s speech to Nigerians

Fellow Citizens, On Saturday, February 16, 2019, you will, once again, be called upon to choose the leaders who will pilot the affairs of our great nation for the next…

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U.N. Expert: Suspension of Nigeria’s Chief Judge breaches human rights

(Reuters) – The suspension of Nigeria’s most senior judge by President Muhammadu Buhari broke international human rights standards on independence of the judiciary and the separation of powers, a U.N….

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APC denies erecting party symbol at Abuja city gate

The All Progressives Congress publicity secretary Mallam Lanre Isa-Onilu says the party is not responsible for the giant broom mounted at the city gate in Abuja. He said this in…

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