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The APC Tenure Elongation Saga

1 month ago /

The National Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress met Tuesday, principally on the tenure elongation of its national working committee, but the outcome was pre-empted by President Muhammadu Buhari.

INEC Releases Details Of Dino Melaye’s Recall Process

1 month ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released the details of the recall process for the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye.

Court To Rule On Electoral Suit April 25

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An Abuja Federal High Court will on April 25, deliver its judgement in the suit challenging the powers of the National Assembly to alter the sequence of 2019 general election.

Tinubu Absent As APC Holds Caucus Meeting

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The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday night held its caucus meeting at the new Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa in Abuja.

Under Age Voting: INEC Committee Submits Report

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The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, says it has received report by the Committee, chaired by National Commissioner, Engineer Abubakar Nahuche, set up to ascertain if the voter register requested by the Kano State Independent Electoral Commission was actually used in the Local Government election.

PDP Replies Presidency On Data Hacking

1 month ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has replied the presidency for falsely accusing it of hacking into President Muhammadu Buhari’s personal data in the run up to the 2015 general election.  

CBN/MPC Appointment: Senate Confirms 3 MPC members; rejects 1

1 month ago /

Senate has confirmed the nomination of Mrs. Aisha Ahmad as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria.  

APC Meets Its Senate Caucus

2 months ago /

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has met with its caucus in the senate.  

Labour Party Distances Self From Coalition For Nigeria Movement

2 months ago /

The Labour Party says it is not part of the meeting with former president Olusegun  Obasanjo and 35 political parties held in Lagos as reported by some national dailies.

Ekiti election litmus test for APC - Odigie-Oyegun

2 months ago /

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Chief John Odigie Oyegun, on Monday declared that the forthcoming July 14, 2018 Ekiti governorship election is a litmus test for the party, ahead of the general election in 2019.

PDP Reconciliation Committee Submits Report

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The National Reconciliation Committee Of The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led by the Bayelsa state governor, Seriake Dickson, has submitted its report to the National Working Committee, NWC, of the party.  

APC Crisis Festers

2 months ago /

The rift within the All Progressives Congress APC widened on Tuesday as youths of the party said the proposed constitution amendment will not be allowed to stand because of   its divisive tendencies.

Kenyan Government Restores Opposition Security

2 months ago /

Kenyan government has reinstated security for opposition MPS , weeks after it was withdrawn.

Sierra Leone Election Heads For Run-Off

2 months ago /

Sierra Leone’s were too close to call on Sunday after three quarters (75%) of the votes were counted and announced. The two front runners are neck-and-neck, making a second round highly likely.  

Sierra Leone Election Results

2 months ago /

Sierra leone National Electoral Commission (NEC), has released 75% of the processed votes of the March 7 Presidential, Parliamentary And Local Council elections.

Freedom And Justice Party Seek Support For INEC To Clean Up Voters Register

2 months ago /

Nigerians have been told to cooperate with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on recent moves by the Commission to mop-up ineligible voters in the voters’ register.

PDP Tasks Presidency, Military On Alleged Importation Of Military Equipment By A Governor

2 months ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) wants the Presidency and Military High Command to immediately come out with explanations on how  All Progressives Congress'  Governor, Yayaha Bello,  allegedly secured the permission to import military equipment, which function is exclusively under the purview of the presidency and the military.

APGA Supports APC Restructuring Recommendations

2 months ago /

One of Nigeria's opposition political parties, the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) says the recommendations on restructuring by the All Progressives Congress (APC) Special Committee will further strengthen the bond of Nigeria's unity and reduce insecurity in the country.

Learn From Ghana, PDP Tells Buhari

2 months ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to use the benefit of his state visit to Ghana to draw lessons from his Ghanaian counterpart, President Nana Akufo-Addo on how to run a peaceful, united and economically vibrant nation.

PDP Decries Harassment Of Its Members

2 months ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has lamented the continuous harassment, arrest and detention of its members in various parts of the country by officials of the All Progressives Congress, APC, controlled Federal Government.