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January, 2020

  • 14 January

    Uche Nwosu Withdraws Appeal Against Ihedioha’s Election

    Uche Nwosu, the Action Alliance candidate in the governorship election in Imo State, has withdrawn his appeal against the election of Governor Emeka Ihedioha. Read Also: Car Theft Case Against Naira Marley Dismissed Nwosu is is son-in-law to Rochas Okorocha, erstwhile governor and Senator-elect on the platform of the All Progressives …

  • 13 January

    Trump Will Lose Coming Election – Bernie Sanders

    Bernie Sanders, the frontline Democratic party aspirant for the 2020 US presidential election, has told the U.S. President Donald Trump that he would not win re-election. Sanders stated this after Trump mocked him in a tweet on Sunday. Trump had tweeted: “Wow! Crazy Bernie Sanders is surging in the polls, …

  • 8 January

    I’m Not Under Pressure To Contest 2023 Presidency – Jonathan

    Goodluck Jonathan

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan has denied the reports that he is under pressure to contest the 2023 presidential election. Jonathan’s spokesman, Ikechukwu Eze, cleared the air on Tuesday, saying the former is focusing on promoting peace and sustainable democracy in Africa. “There is nothing like that. The former President has …

  • 1 January

    Reps Move To Bar 70-year-old Candidates From Contesting Elections 

    The House of Representatives has begun a debate on a bill which seeks to bar any Nigerian above the age of 70 years old from contesting election into various political offices. Sponsored by the Deputy Chief Whip, Hon Nkeiruka Onyejeocha, the Bill seeks to amend relevant sections of the 1999 …

  • 1 January

    I Won’t Contest Any Election In 2023, Says Buhari In New Year Message

    President Muhammadu Buhari, has said he won’t contest in any future elections and will leave the office in 2023. He made this known in his New Year letter to Nigerians, which was released by the Presidency at 6am on Wednesday. Buhari said he is a strong believer of democratic principles …

December, 2019

  • 9 December

    I Won’t Contest Any Election In Nigeria Again, Says Ex-Gombe Gov, Goje

    Danjuma Goje, Senator representing Gombe Central, has said he will not contest any election in Nigeria again. Goje said this on Sunday, while speaking at an empowerment programme for his constituents in Gombe. He promised to remain an active member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and participate in all …

  • 2 December

    There Was No Guber Election In Bayelsa – Dickson

    Seriake Dickson

    Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has insisted that there was no election in the state on November 16. He said this while speaking to journalists on Monday in Abuja. He said security agents had conspired with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to smuggle in already prepared result sheets …

November, 2019

  • 19 November

    Organised Labour Congratulates Bello On Election Victory


    The organised labour in Kogi has congratulated Gov. Yahaya Bello and his deputy, Edward Onoja, on their victory in the November 16 governorship election in the state. The Kogi chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) issued the statement in Lokoja on Tuesday. The state NLC …

  • 18 November

    BREAKING: INEC Declares APC’s Bello Winner Of Kogi Guber Election

    Yahaya Bello, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has been declared as winner of the 2019 Kogi State governorship election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Bello, who is the incumbent governor of the state, defeated 24 other candidates in the election, which held across the state on …

  • 16 November

    Kogi Election Rigged Overnight, Claims SDP

    The Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Kogi claimed election in the Kogi Central Senatorial district of the state, the stronghold of Governor Yahaya Bello, was conducted overnight. Chairman of the party, Mouktar Atimah, made the claim at a press briefing. He claimed that the governorship election in Kogi Central was …

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