A member of President Muhammadu Buhari Presidential campaign council, Mr Tom Ohikere has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari is committed towards ensuring a peaceful, fair and credible poll come Saturday, the 16th of February as well as in the March 2nd elections. Speaking exclusively to LEADERSHIP newspaper, Mr Ohikere said President Buhari understands the demands […]
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has debunked reports that the body was planning to postpone Saturday’s elections. Presidential and National Assembly elections are scheduled to hold in few hours. National Commissioner for Voter Education and Publicity at INEC, Mr. Festus Okoye, told DAILY POST Friday night that Nigerians should ignore the rumours. His words: […]
West Africa Network for Peacebuilding (WANEP) says it has deployed 114 observers for the elections across the country ahead of Nigeria’s presidential election slated for Saturday. WANEP, a leading peace and security organization in West Africa, working in partnership with ECOWAS and Africa Union in monitoring and analyzing security threats, including elections and electoral process […]
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu has summoned an emergency meeting over contending issues challenging the commission’s plan to hold the presidential and nation assembly elections on Saturday.
Following outrage by Nigerians and industry experts, the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has written to banks, directing them to lift the lien on tax defaulters’ bank accounts for 30 days. The directive, which takes immediate effect, was contained in a letter from the Chairman, FIRS, to bank Managing Directors FIRS made the announcement in […]
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said the commission was ready for Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections in Gombe State. Mr Umar Ibrahim, the Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, told newsmen that the commission had received all sensitive materials for the state and were being distributed. Ibrahim said that sensitive materials
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, Friday night, stated that the Managing Director of Activate Technologies Limited, Mohammed Sani Musa, whose company supplied the machines used in printing the Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs), is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Niger East Senatorial district for Saturday’s poll. In a […]
CHELSEA players are stunned Gary Cahill has been frozen out by Maurizio Sarri.
The 33-year-old is club captain but has not been included in a matchday squad since Boxing Day, with his contract expiring at the end of the season.
Cahill’s absence was discussed during showdown talks on Monday where the squad picked apart their crushing 6-0 defeat at Manchester City.
Chelsea have also been defeated by Bournemouth and Arsenal in previous away games in the Premier League before
Less than 24 hours to the presidential and national assembly elections, chairmen and secretaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 15 wards of Maiduguri Metropolitan Council, the largest in Borno State, have joined the All Progressives Congress, APC. The defectors were received in Maiduguri Friday evening by AbdulKadir Rahis, member of House of […]
Less than 12hrs for the commencement of the Presidential Election in every part of Nigeria, a Human Rights Advocacy Organization, called for a violence-free election in Ebonyi state. Addressing the group, when visited Ebonyi state Government House Abakaliki, the Chief of Staff,
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said it had provided magnifying glasses and braille ballot papers to assist Persons Living with Disabilities (PLWD) to vote in Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections in Borno. The Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Alhaji Mohammed Ibrahim, made the disclosure at a press conference in Maiduguri.
The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC is yet to commence distribution of election materials to electoral officers to conduct the presidential and national assembly election across the sixteen local government areas of Taraba state. A visit by Tribune Online at
The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari will not concede defeat if he loses the presidential election. The coalition said this in reaction to Buhari’s boast that nobody can unseat him. In an interview with CNN, Buhari, contesting under the All Progressives Congress (APC), expressed his confidence at returning […]
Access Bank Plc on Friday said it would be well positioned to attract more opportunities from international partners with its Diamond Bank merger. Mr Herbert Wigwe, the bank’s Chief Executive Officer, said this in Lagos while speaking on the benefits of its merger with Diamond Bank Plc. Wigwe said the bank, after the merger, would […]
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Nigeria’s former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has debunked rumour going around that he has fled the country ahead of the Presidential and National Assembly elections on Saturday. He cleared the air while speaking with journalists at his Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential