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Ekiti Continuous Voter Registration Generates Complaints

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The ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR)  in Ekiti State is generating complaints, as prospective voters have accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of not putting adequate measures in place for a smooth exercise.

Ekiti Deputy Gov. Submits Nomination Form

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Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Olusola Kolapo Eleka, has promised to sustain the legacies of his boss, Governor Ayodele Fayose if elected into office in the forthcoming governorship election.

Ekiti PDP Governorship Aspirants Submit Nomination Forms

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The leadership of the of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has been urged to ensure a level playing field for aspirants in the Ekiti governorship race.

Buhari’s UK Trip: PDP Urges NASS To Address Power Vacuum

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of masking his private visit to London as official.

British Envoy Says Ekiti Polls Will Be A Litmus Test For 2019 Elections

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The British Government has indicated interest in the conduct of the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State, saying it must not fall below acceptable standard.

Fayose Withdraws Murder Case Against APC Chieftain

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Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose, has withdrawn alleged murder charges against the state chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Jide Awe and other party officials. 

APC Chieftain Admonishes Nigerians On Credible 2019 Polls

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Nigerians at home and in the diaspora have been advised to show more concern in the conduct of credible elections in 2019, rather than the emphasis on who contests in the polls.

Lawyer Slams APC For Granting Waiver To NEC Members

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The recent decision of the National Executive Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, giving waiver to all members of NEC seeking re-election as party officers, has been described as unconstitutional and abuse of the provisions of both the constitution of Nigeria  and that of the APC.

Army Sets Up Standing Court Martial On Election Malpractice By Its Personnel

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The Nigerian Army has set up a standing court martial ahead of the 2019 general elections, to prosecute its personnel who get involved in election malpractice. 

President Buhari Formally Declares Intention To Seek Re-Election In 2019

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President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that he will re-contest the presidency in 2019; laying to rest, months of speculation over whether he will re-contest or not.

Buhari Gets More Support On APC Congresses

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As the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, prepares for its National Executive Committee meeting on Monday, some non-national working committee members say they are backing the president’s position that elections to party offices must be conducted.

DPC To Produce A Purpose Driven President In 2019

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The National Executive Committee of the Democratic People’s Congress, DPC, is worried over what it describes as the deplorable state of the nation.

APC NEC To Reverse Tenure Extension

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As the All Progressives Congress prepares for a make-or-mar national executive committee meeting next Monday, governor of Kano state, Abdullahi Ganduje says NEC will reverse its earlier decision, which favored tenure elongation for the party executives. 

PDP Demands Full Disclosure on President Buhari’s Trip

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), wants the Presidency to immediately make public issues relating to the proposed private visit of President Muhammadu Buhari’s to the United Kingdom.

APC NEC To Meet Next Monday Over Tenure Elongation

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has fixed Monday, April 9 for another National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting as it battles to resolve the tenure elongation approved for its executive at its NEC on February 27, 2018.

APC Governors Say No Crisis In Party

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Some Governors on the platform of the All progressives Congress APC have denied reports in some sections of the media that the progressives Governors forum is embroiled in crisis over the tenure elongation controversy rocking the Party. 

APC Inaugurates Technical Committee On Tenure Extension

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The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun on Tuesday, inaugurated the party’s Technical Committee to look into the President’s proposal on the National Executive Committee (NEC) tenure extension granted to party executives.

Looters: PDP Dismisses FG’s List

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has described the list of alleged "looters" published by the Federal Government as hollow and laughable.

APC NWC Tenure Elongation Suit Adjourned Till April 16

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A suit seeking to overturn the elongation of  the tenure of national officers of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has been  adjourned till April 16, 2018 for commencement of hearing.

Atiku Abubakar Declares Intention To Run For President in 2019

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Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has officially declared his intention to run for president in 2019 on the Platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).