INEC Announces Official Results (UPDATES)

Total votes of 33 states (Ondo, Osun, Kogi, Enugu, Ogun, Ekiti, Oyo, Nassarawa, Kano, Jigawa, Katsina, Kwara, Kaduna, Anambra, Abia, Akwa Ibom, Imo, Plateau, Ebonyi, Niger, Lagos, Bayelsa, Gombe, Cross River, Rivers, Adamawa, Zamfara, Kebbi, Benue, Bauchi, Yobe, Edo, Taraba) and FCT Abuja:  STATES                                 APC                                PDP 1. Ekiti State                             120,331                            […]

Breaking: Voting Continues On Sunday In 300 Units

Voting in ongoing general election has been extended to Sunday, March 29, in 300 out of 150,000 polling stations, the electoral commission said, after technical glitches marred polling nationwide. “Just about 300 polling units out of about 150,000,” spokesman for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Kayode Idowu, told reporters, when asked about the number of […]

INEC Postpones Elections In 11 Federal Constituencies

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has announced the postponement of election in seven out of eleven federal constituencies in Jigawa state. The resident electoral commissioner in charge of state, Alhaji Halliru Aliyu Tambawel announced the development while briefing news men yesterday night at INEC headquarter in Dutse, said the postponement was due to the short-fall […]

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I No Longer See Patience Jonathan as the First Lady – Soyinka

Nobel laureate ,Wole Soyinka has announced that he nolonger sees Dame Patience Jonathan as Nigeria’s first lady; TheCable reports. Soyinka made the comment after listening to the first lady’s outburst during campaign rallies organised by the Peoples Democratic Party. She had been quoted as saying Muhammadu Buhari, presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC […]

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APC is broke, its leaders plan to smuggle in heavy cash – Fani-Kayode

By Wale Odunsi The Directorate of Media and Publicity of the Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation has denied an allegation by the All Progressives Congress that a plan was afoot to implicate the opposition party with a huge amount of US Dollars being ferried into Nigeria. The APC had alleged in a statement by […]

PDP will reclaim ‘hijacked’ states of Kano, Rivers, Sokoto, others – Mu’azu

By Wale Odunsi The national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Adamu Mu’azu, on Friday declared that his party will reclaim the four states it lost to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mu’azu, in a statement by his press secretary, Tony Amadi, also said the desperation of the APC to win the 2015 elections […]

MURIC warns FG against arresting APC leaders before elections

Seven days to the commencement of the 2015 polls, there is palpable fear in the opposition camp that the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) plans to clamp its leaders in detention using the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). In pursuance of our age-long advocacy for free and fair elections and the promotion of sustainable […]

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How We Secured Igbo Businesses, Property During Civil War – Buhari

By PREMIUM TIMES A socio-cultural organization, Igbo Delegates Assembly, has thrown their weight behind the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Muhammadu Buhari, in the March 28 presidential election. Speaking at the Buhari campaign office in Abuja Friday, President General of the group, which comprise of Igbo’s living in the northern part of Nigeria, […]

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Fani-Kayode Asks Buhari to Answer Thirty-Five Questions, Accuses Him of Receiving Funds from Hamas, ISIS, Al Qaeda

AHEAD of the Presidential and general elections slated for March 28 and April 11 respectively, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Presidential Campaign Organisation, PDPPCO yesterday reiterated the call for the arrest of the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, General Muhammadu Buhari, retd and the National leader of the opposition party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu […]