2019 general election news

  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Drama As Politician Is Nabbed With Hundreds Of PVCs – OluFamous.Com

    As the general elections begin this Saturday, operatives of the NDLEA have arrested one Okon Bassey in possession of 244 Permanent Voter Cards in Akwa Ibom State and dislodged 35 drug joints and hotspots in Kano State ahead of the elections. A cash sum of N310,000 was also recovered … Read...
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    Politics Presidential Election: Corpers, INEC Ad-hoc Staff Fight For Mats To Sleep On (Pix) – Nairaland

    Corpers, INEC Ad-Hoc Staff were not properly taken care of last week before the postponement of the presidential and other elections. Most of the Ad-hoc staff were stranded. Now that election is today, no adequate provisions for accommodations as INEC Ad-Hoc Staff fight for mats.... Read...
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    Politics PDP threatens to pull out of peace accord – Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria

    The PDP also accused President Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) of using security operatives to hound its members. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has threatened to pull out of the peace accord it signed recently. The PDP also accused President Buhari and the All … Read...
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    Politics Voters Started Queuing Up In Kano Since 2Am (Photo) – Nairaland

    Later people will say they are not educated or they might say the election was rigged for PMB in Kano. Those who want Atiku are sleeping by this time and many of them may not have PVC...... Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/2T6xksV Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics See How Sowore Was Welcomed In His Hometown Ahead Of Presidential Election – Nairaland

    Both young and old troop out to welcome their illustrious son, who is the Presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) Omoyele Sowore back to his hometown of kiribo in Ondo state for the Presidential election. It was nothing short of a triumphant entry for the Sahara reporter …...
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    Politics A MUST KNOW! 10 Things President Buhari Said In His National Broadcast – Naijaloaded

    President Muhammadu Buhari addressed Nigerians on Friday morning ahead of the rescheduled general elections in the country. Nigerians will be voting for a new president as well as their representatives in the Senate and House of Representatives tomorrow. Here are the … Read more via...
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    Politics PDP accuses INEC of withholding election material in its strongholds – Pulse Nigeria

    The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), of holding on to sensitive election materials such as collation forms and result sheets in the regions where the party has a lot of support. In a statement released on Friday, February 22, …...
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    Politics #NigeriaDecides2019: Tinubu Speaks On Owning Company That Creates PVCs – Naijaloaded

    National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu has finally reacted to reports that allege he is the owner of ACT Technologies, a company responsible for creating Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) and Card Readers. An online news medium … Read more via Naijaloaded |...
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    Politics Underage voters will be instantly arrested – INEC boss – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Prof Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has said that any underaged person trying to get accredited will be instantly arrested. The electoral boss said this on Friday, while addressing stakeholders in Abuja, on it’s readiness to conduct...
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment ”Eniola With The Zero Sense” – Nigerians Say As They Throw Mud At The Actress For Campaigning For Senator Oluremi Tinubu – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Barely 24 hours to the much anticipated February 23rd Presidential and National Assembly elections, Nollywood actress Eniola Badmus took to her Instagram page to solicit votes for Senator representing Lagos Central Senatorial district, Oluremi Tinubu but her followers were not with their...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Elections: British High Commissioner Says Over 60 Observers Deployed – Channels Television

    The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Liang, says over 60 observers have been deployed in 15 states around the country for tomorrow’s general elections. Liang said this in a video shared on Friday while urging Nigerians to go out and vote. She said although Nigerians were …...
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    Metro IGP Adamu: Ballot box snatchers will be arrested, prosecuted – TODAY.NG

    The acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, says ballot box snatchers and vote buyers will be arrested and prosecuted in accordance with the law. Adamu said this at a press conference organised by the Independent National Electoral Commission ahead of Saturday’s election. The...
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    Politics Nigeria elections 2019: Ozekhome reacts to INEC’s decision on APC candidates in Zamfara – Daily Post Nigeria

    A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Mike Ozekhome SAN, has reacted to final decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to field candidates of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Zamfara State ahead of the 2019 general elections INEC had on Friday said candidates of the …...
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    Politics APC Candidates Will Participate In Elections In Rivers, Tonye Cole Insists – Sahara Reporters

    Tonye Cole, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, has insisted that his party will participate in the forthcoming elections in the state. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had barres APC candidates in Rivers from participating in the...
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    Politics Buhari Says He Won’t Return To Aso Rock But Remain In His Village If Defeated By Atiku? – OluFamous.Com

    According to report in the media, President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed what he will do if he loses the 2019 Presidential Elections on Saturday. There is a footage of the President saying that he will stay back in his village in Daura, Katsina State if he fails to win … Read more via...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Polls: INEC provide Corps members with mattresses – P.M. News

    Nigerian Corps members Ahead of Saturday’s re-scheduled election, corps members recruited to serve as INEC ad-hoc staff in Adamawa have been provided with mattresses to pass the night at their areas of posting. The State Coordinator of NYSC, Malam Abubakar Mohammed, made this known in...
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    Metro Police arrest APC Reps member in Kano – Newtelegraph

    A House of Representatives Member, Abdulmumuni Jibrin, and 70 other Political supporters have been arrested by the Police in Kano, New Telegraph can report. This followed yesterday’s violent clash between PDP and APC supporters in Kofa Town of Bebeji Local Government which allegedly claimed...
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    Politics Court of Appeal clears Zamfara APC candidates for 2019 elections – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Court of Appeal in Abuja has set aside a decision of the Federal High Court which affirmed the exclusion of the All Progressives Congress candidates in Zamfara State from the forthcoming general elections. The lower court presided by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu had on January 25 ruled … Read...
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    Politics Buhari vs Atiku: Osinbajo writes open letter to Nigerians [Full text] – Daily Post Nigeria

    Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday urged Nigerians to return the All Progressives Congress (APC) government. He said though the postponement of 2019 Presidential and National Assembly polls came unexpected, the electorate must not discouraged. This was contained in an open letter he...
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    Politics Appeal court paves way for Zamfara APC to field candidates – TheCable

    The court of appeal sitting in Abuja has set aside the judgment of the federal high court, Abuja, which held that the Zamfara state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) can not field candidates for the general election. Citing its inability to conduct primaries before the stipulated...
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