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Kwara Bans Street Political Campaigns, Rallies, Processions

6 days ago /

The Kwara State Governor, Abdul-Fatah Ahmed has banned street political campaigns, rallies and processions in the state.

Court Upholds Abba Yusuf As Kano PDP Governorship Candidate

1 week ago /

The coast is now cleared for Abba Yusuf to contest the 2019 governorship election in Kano state as peoples democratic party candidate as the state high court has struck out a suit filed by Jaafar Bello seeking the court’s declaration as the authentic winner of the party governorship primary held on October 1 2018.

Cross River APC Calls For Issue-Based Campaigns

1 week ago /

The Cross River state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, says issue-based campaigns that will allow for peace and safe environment should dominate elections in the state.

Onnonghen’s Trial: PDP Says It’s A Plot To Manipulate 2019 Elections

1 week ago /

The PDP national chairman Prince Uche Secondus has called on Nigerians to resist plans by President Muhammad Buhari to subject the judicial institution to the dictates of the executive.          

2019 Elections: EU Deploys Observation Mission To Nigeria

1 week ago /

The European Union (EU) has deployed an election observation mission to Nigeria to monitor the general elections coming up in February.

11 Governorship Candidates In Adamawa Defect To APC

1 week ago /

Eleven governorship candidates in Adamawa State from various political parties have withdrawn from the race and defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

APC Launches Governorship Campaign In Gombe

1 week ago /

Vice President Yemi Osibanjo has called on the people of Gombe to vote, not on sentiments but on the track record of those vying for public offices.

Anambra Voters Rush To Verify Their Names On Voters Register

1 week ago /

Days after the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, published the voters' register, prospective voters in Anambra state, south-east Nigeria have been trooping to the various points to crosscheck their names.

Atiku Campaigns In Minna, Promises Proper Utilisation Of Resources

1 week ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, standard bearer in the February 16 presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, says his government will ensure proper utilization of both human and natural resources that abound in Niger State for the economic empowerment of the people.

Kwara PDP Raises Alarm Over Alleged Plot By APC To Take Over State

1 week ago /

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara state has raised an alarm over the intention of some southwest politicians to take over the governance of the state in the coming elections.

 

Bauchi PDP Reacts To Babayo Gamawa's Defection To APC

1 week ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Bauchi state says it will continue to work towards winning the state in the upcoming elections despite challenges.

Bindow Receives Party Governorship Flag

1 week ago /

Thousands of the All Progressives Congress, APC,  members across the state graced the Buhari/Bindow next level flag off the campaign at the Ribadu Square, Yola.

INEC Denies Creating More Polling Units

1 week ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it has not created more polling units and voting points for the 2019 elections.

Plateau PDP Vows To Unseat APC Governor

1 week ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party in plateau state has vowed to unseat the current governor of the state over incompetence and failure to restore plateau back to the dreams of its founding fathers.

Osinbajo Praises Buhari At Rally

1 week ago /

Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has again reminded Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari's long history of credibility, makes him a better choice in the February16 presidential election.

Osinbajo Commissions Buhari Media Centre

1 week ago /

Nigerian Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has commissioned the Buhari Media Centre ahead of the February 16 presidential election.

Governorship Debate Holds In Imo

2 weeks ago /

As 2019 general elections draw nearer, the Imo community in Europe has organized a governorship election debate to enable the candidates express their vision for the people of the state.

Court Nullifies Rivers APC Primaries, Bars Party From Fielding Candidates For 2019 Elections

2 weeks ago /

A Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, Rivers state, has restrained the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, from accepting any list of candidates from the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers state.

Court Affirms Sen. Enoh As Cross River APC Governorship Candidate

2 weeks ago /

An FCT High Court has affirmed John Enoh as the APC candidate in the March 2nd Governorship Election in Cross River state.

Gana Calls For Renewed Vigor In Tackling Insecurity

2 weeks ago /

Nigeria’s former Minister of Information and National Orientation,  Professor Jerry Gana, has called for a renewed vigor to tackle the spate of insecurity rocking some parts of the country in the build-up to next month's general elections.