INEC Lied About Weather – Hadi Sirika, Minister Of State For Aviation

Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika who reacted to the postponement of election and excuse Nigeria’s electoral body gave, disclosed that INEC lied about the weather being bad to move materials. Recall that INEC Chairman, Yakubu Mahmood disclosed that the presidential and National Assembly elections were postponed over bad weather which affected flight operations.

APC Divided In Benue Over Presidential Campaign Funds

There is a crack in the Benue State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Its leadership appeared divided over funds released for the presidential and National Assembly elections. It was learnt that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) postponed the elections to save APC in Benue State from recording a heavy defeat at last

INEC Chairman Admitted That APC Senatorial Candidate Supplied Election Materials

National chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, on Saturday admitted that candidate of the All Progressives Congress, for Niger East Senatorial District, Senator Mohammed Musa, was a registered contractor with the commission. The INEC chairman made the disclosure at a stakeholders’ meeting held at the International Conference Centre, Abuja. The

PDP Dares INEC, Re-open Presidential Campaign On Monday

Polls Postponement: The PDP after due consideration of the provision of the Electoral Act, is set to reopen its open campaigns consequent upon the postponement of Presidential and Senate elections by INEC from the earlier scheduled date of Feb. 23, 2019. The PDP rejects the wrongful administrative prohibition of open campaigns by INEC, holding that

Nigerians Don’t Appreciate Our Efforts, INEC Laments

The Independent National Electoral Commission says it is unfortunate that Nigerians do not appreciate the efforts of the commission. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said this while briefing stakeholders on the reason for the postponement of the general elections which had drawn the ire of Nigerians. He said between 2015 November when he took

14 Kano State Sponsored Medical Students Stranded In India

14 students from Kano, sponsored by the state government to study medicine at S.S Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Davangere, India, are stranded. Reason: Non-payment of outstanding fees of $59, 200 (about N22million) by the state government. The students, who started their six-year MBBS programme in 2013, are supposed to finish the course

Poll Shift: Buhari Planning To Sack INEC Chair, Appoint Amina Zakari, CUPP Alleges

The Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP,has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari was planning a change of leadership in the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, following the shift in the conduct of 2019 general elections. CUPP alleged that the president’s plan was against the backdrop of his unfavorable disposition to the postponement which stopped the

There Were Attempts To Sabotage Our Efforts – INEC

Mahmood Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says there were attempts to sabotage the commission during preparations for the elections. He said this in Abuja while explaining the reason for the postponement of the general election. The presidential and national assembly elections had been shifted by seven days, while the governorship and

STUDY: Buhari Suffering From A Combination Of Prostate Cancer, Sickle Cell, Crohn’s Disease And Dementia

Muhammadu Buhari is suffering from a combination of prostate cancer, sickle cell anaemia, Crohn’s disease and dementia, a confidential study on his health made available to SaharaReporters has revealed. The report also revealed that the prostate cancer afflicting the President “may have become incurable”. To reach its conclusions, the report examined a string of issues,

I Am Truly Disappointed On Election Postponement – Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has reacted to the decision by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone the 2019 presidential and National Assembly elections. While describing the postponement as ‘truly disappointing’, Osinbajo said the march to the Next Level continues. Recall that INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, addressing reporters yesterday at the press centre of

PDP Asks INEC Boss To Resign Over Shift In Election Dates

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu to resign following the Commission’s postponement of the 2019 general election at the 11th hour. The PDP described the shift as a grand plan to rig in favour of candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), President

APC Presidential Campaign Council Rejects INEC Postponement Of Election, Blames PDP

PRESS STATEMENT BY APC PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN COUNCIL ON POSTPONEMENT OF THE PRESIDENTIAL/NATIONAL ASSEMBLY AND GUBERNATORIAL/HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS: WE CONDEMN THE POSTPONEMENT OF THE ELECTIONS, BUT URGE OUR TEEMING SUPPORTERS TO BE PATIENT AND DETERMINED We have just received with great disappointment and disillusionment the announcement by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of its

Ballot Papers For Niger East, North Missing – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Niger State on Friday said that elections for the senatorial positions of Niger East and Niger North may not hold on Saturday as the ballot papers meant for the zone were missing. NAN reports that Prof. Samuel Egwu, Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state, made the declaration

Hours To Election, 66 Killed In Kaduna

The Kaduna state government, Friday evening, disclosed that 66 persons were killed by unknown gunmen in Kajuru local government of Kaduna state, less than twenty four hours to the conduct of the presidential and parliamentary elections. A statement issued by the spokesman to the governor of Kaduna state, Samuel Aruwan, said already, security agencies are

Police Deploys 15,544 Policemen To Rivers State

The Nigeria Police Force has deployed 15,544 policemen to Rivers State for the February 16 presidential and National Assembly elections. According to Usman Belel, Rivers State Commissioner of Police, the deployment is to beef up security and ensure smooth conduct of election in the state. Rivers State is currently heated up due to the barring

Election: I wish Nigeria well – Bill Clinton

Former United States President Bill Clinton has wished Nigeria well ahead of tomorrow’s presidential and National Assembly elections. President Clinton who was supposed to visit the country to superintend Wednesday’s peace pact signing ceremony between the two leading candidates, President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, APC and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP candidate,

3,187,988 People Have Collected PVC In Katsina – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Resident Electoral Commissioner of Katsina State, Jibril Ibrahim Zarewa, said 3,187,988 Permanent Voters Card, PVCs were distributed in the state. Zarewa said the 3,187,988 representing 98 per cent collection were out of the 3,230,000 registered voters in the state. The Commissioner also said that 63,939 PVCs were yet to

Atiku’s Retirement Starts This Saturday – Tinubu

A national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu, said on Thursday in Lagos that the APC would send the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, into retirement on Saturday for the good of Nigeria. Tinubu said this in a statement by his Media Officer, Mr Tunde

Nnamdi Kanu Calls Off Election Boycotts

IPOB Leader, Nnamdi kalu has called off the election boycott. The leader disclosed this through a message on his tweet handler. Having confirmed this evening that all our preconditions and terms have been met, signed, sealed and delivered; I hereby call-off the election boycott across Biafraland on Feb. 16, 2019. I dedicate this historic victory

Gunmen In Military Uniform Attack INEC Vehicle Conveying Election Materials

Gunmen wearing military uniform have, Thursday, attacked the vehicle belonging to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Benue State while it was conveying non-sensitive election materials to one of the LGAs in the state. The State INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Dr. Nentawe Yilwatda made this known while addressing newsmen in the state. He

Militants, Boko Haram Frustrated My Administration ― Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday recounted some of the challenges his government faced upon assumption of office to include the unleashing of Niger Delta militants on his administration. Speaking during the All Progressives Congress, APC, campaign rally at the Eagles Square, Abuja, Buhari also said Boko Haram was controlling some states when he assumed power.

Election: This Saturday, Atiku Will Cry – Adams Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole on Tuesday declared that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will weep over the outcome of the presidential election billed for Saturday. Oshiomhole made the declaration while speaking during APC presidential campaign in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. He also reacted to the court ruling with

INEC Working For The PDP – Oshiomhole Cries Out

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has alleged that the Independent National Electoral Commission is working to the advantage of the Peoples Democratic Party. He said signals from Rivers and Zamfara States where the APC has been barred from presenting candidates by the commission are giving the party serious concerns. “If

Oshiomhole, Tinubu Absent At APC Abuja Presidential Rally

The All Progressives Congress has taken its presidential campaign rally to Abuja. The rally which is taking place at the Eagles Square has the FCT Minister, Mohammed Bello and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha in attendance. Others in attendance were the APC Women Leader, (Hajia) Salamatu Umar-Eluma and the Kogi

Church Must Condemn Corruption — Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged the church in Nigeria to step up its condemnation of corruption and illegally acquired wealth. Osinbajo lamented that corruption has been the country’s biggest problem and causes a multitude of child deaths yearly. He was the guest minister at a special service of the Redeemed Christian Church of God,

Atiku Will Win 2019 Presidential Election – Prophet Isa El-Buba

The General Overseer of Evangelical Bible Outreach Ministries Int’l (EBOMI), Prophet Isa El-Buba, on Tuesday predicted that President Muhammadu Buhari will lose the election to his Peoples Democratic Party’s counterpart, Atiku Abubakar. El-Buba stated this while addressing journalists in Jos, the Plateau State capital. He said, “I know that the strongest soldiers are not the

Tell Nigerians Your Achievements, Stop Insulting Your 2015 Benefactors – Saraki Replies APC

In a swift reaction, Saraki condemned the alleged insulting statements made against him by Tinubu and Oshiomhole. He said the statements were mere expressions of frustration over the imminent loss of their party in the next Saturday election. Saraki, in a statement signed by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, pointed out that

Bukola Saraki Is A Thief, I Must Free Kwara From Him – Tinubu

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), including Bola Tinubu, were yesterday trade corruption allegations and other accusations over the forthcoming elections.During the APC presidential campaign rally held at the Ilorin Metropolitan Square in Kwara State yesterday, the leaders of the party gave

We Shall Give Buhari 16m Votes – Transport Workers

The Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) on Tuesday declared its total support for President Muhammadu Buhari promising to mobilise 16 million votes for his reelection in the February 23 presidential poll. RTEAN National President, Mr Osakpamwan Eriyo disclosed this while speaking with newsmen in Abuja. According to him, the association has over 16 million members

APC Responsible For Burnt INEC Offices – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Tuesday, accused the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC of burning the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, offices in various parts of the country. The party clearly stated that it has fresh facts and prove to show that APC was responsible for the burnt INEC offices. In a statement disclosed by

Buhari Is The Best Loving Husband – Aisha Buhari

  Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha on Tuesday in Abuja, said that though her husband maybe seen as a hard man, he is compassionate and very loving. Aisha who heads the All Progressives Congress (APC) Women and Youth Presidential Campaign Team stated this at the National Union of Road Transport Workers National (NURTW) National

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We Achieved More Than PDP In Just 4years – APC

As the countdown to the Presidential election continues, the All Progressive Party, APC, yesterday, said it has achieved far more in four years compared to what the opposition (People Democratic Part) had done in 16 years. Making the claim in Lagos State, during the Party’s rally, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fahsola