BREAKING: Nine Killed, 15 Injured As Bomb Explosion Rocks Maiduguri

Breaking NewsSahara Reporters Media Nine persons were killed, including a suicide bomber, while 15 others sustained injuries, when suspected Boko Haram insurgents launched an attack in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, on Saturday morning. According to residents, the attackers stormed Polo Jidari area in Jere Local Government Area (LGA) of Maiduguri at about 5am, shooting […]

Election Postponement: Gov. Sani Bello calls for patience

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has described the postponement of the general elections by one week as unfortunate development, but appealed to Nigerians to exercise understanding and patience. The governor in a statement signed by his Media and Publicity Coordinator, Mr. Jide Orintunsin on  Saturday said the Independent  National Electoral Commission  (INEC) must have […]

2019 NIGERIA GENERAL ELECTION……NIGER STATE DECIDE…….PART FOUR (4) AFTERMATH OF ELECTION POSTPONEMENT _Compiled by Niger State Ministry of Information and Strategy_

By Muhammad Muhammad The aftermath of the 2019 Nigeria General Election postponement of Niger State Decide had been confirmed by the Resident Electoral Commissioner of the state Professor Sam Egwu as one of the unforeseen modern logistical problem. Professor Sam Egwu confirmed to newsmen that Niger State Decide had been well prepared ahead of time […]

Election shift unfortunate, but we are not rattled

The PDP senatorial candidate for Kaduna Central, Lawal Adamu Usman (Mr LA), has described the shift of the scheduled elections by INEC as unfortunate and unprecedented. Reacting to the postponement, Mr LA’S Media Director, Abdul-Azeez Suleiman said for INEC to announce the shift in the morning of the elections amounts to gross insensitivity and arrogant […]

An kashe mutum 66 a Kaduna a jajibirin zabe

Hakkin mallakar hoto@ELRUFA’I Wasu ‘yan bindiga da ba a tantance ba sun kashe akalla mutane 66 a karamar hukumar Kajuru da ke jihar Kaduna a ranar Juma’a. Gwamnatin Kaduna da ta tabbatar da labarin ta ce harin ya fi shafar mata da yara kanana, inda aka kashe yara 22 da mata 12. Harin kuma ya […]

Updated: Presidential election 23 Feb; Governorship 9 March

INEC chairman Professor Mahmood Yakubu: announces postponement of the presidential election The Independent National Electoral Commission has decided to shift Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections till next week 23 February. The governorship and house of assembly, FCT area council elections have also been shifted from 2 March to 9 March. INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood […]

Buhari’s campaign council condemns postponement of elections

Festus Keyamo, spokesperson of President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation Mr. Festus Keyamo, spokesman of APC Presidential Campaign Council, has condemned postponement of the general elections, but urged its supporters to remain resolute, patient and determined. The Council was reacting to the shift of the presidential and NASS elections to February 23 and that of governorship […]

Dear Buharist, wake up to this reality!, by Jaafar Jaafar

Jaafar Jaafar The loud-mouth, complacent supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari seem oblivious of the facts on ground. The president’s cyber, run-of-the-mill hero-worshipers appear even more upbeat without taking time to weigh their candidate’s weight on the facts and figures scale. Many a Buhari supporter in the North hardly sees beyond the North in his political […]

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 decision to postpone the Presidential/National Assembly and Gubernatorial/House of Assembly Elections to Saturday, February 23, 2019 and Saturday, March 9, 2019, respectively. We condemn and deprecate this tardiness of the electoral umpire in the strongest […]