2019 general election news

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    Politics University lecturers should be investigated – Shehu Sani reacts to Jega’s claim on 2019 election – Daily Post Nigeria

    Shehu Sani, the Senator representing Kaduna Central has reacted to a statement by Prof. Attahiru Jega, former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), faulting the conduct of some university lecturers during the 2019 general election. DAILY POST reports that Jega while...
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    Metro Election rigging worse than stealing billions — Onaiyekan – Vanguard News

    THE Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan has said that rigging of election in whichever means was worse than stealing billions of money that belong to the people. Cardinal Onaiyekan also appealed to the President Muhammadu Buhari-led executive arm of government to refrain from...
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    Politics Atiku’s Petition: INEC, APC Face Thursday Deadline To Respond – Nairaland

    The Independent National Electoral Commission and the All Progressives Congress have till Thursday to file their responses to the election petition jointly filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, challenging the outcome of the … Read more...
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    Politics Buhari vs Atiku: Buba Galadima doesn’t exist – APC – Daily Post Nigeria

    The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has reacted to claims made by a former chieftain of the party, Alhaji Buba Galadima, about the 2019 general elections. Galadima had claimed that the APC and the presidency used the military and other state actors to rig the just-concluded presidential...
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    Metro Video: Watch Kadaria Ahmed call Zamfara governor “the most useless governor in Nigeria’s history” – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Popular Nigerian journalist, Kadaria Ahmed was one of the conveners of the #MatchforZamfara on Saturday in Abuja. Mrs Ahmed who had interviewed presidential candidates before the 2019 general elections took to the street with fellow compatriots to demand that government fulfil its most...
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    Politics Okorocha did well but greed ruined his chances –Idahosa – Newtelegraph

    A former Commissioner for Information in Edo State, Hon. Charles Idahosa, spoke with OJIEVA EHIOSUN on the 2019 general elections, among other issues. .... Read more via Newtelegraph – http://bit.ly/2Uma0Zk Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Military presence added credibility to the 2019 elections –Odeyemi – Newtelegraph

    Comrade Oladimeji Odeyemi, a security analyst and a counter-terrorism expert is the Convener of the Coalition of Civil Society Groups Against Terrorism in Nigeria. In this interview with WALE ELEGBEDE, the member of Global Agenda Against Terrorism, spoke on the conduct of the military during...
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    Politics Election Tribunals Receive 736 Petitions against 2019 Elections – Thisdaylive

    A document from the Election Petition Tribunal, located in the premises of the Court of Appeal in Abuja, has revealed that 736 petitions against the conduct and outcome of the 2019 general election have so far been received as at April 4, 2019. The document … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
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    Politics Breaking: Supreme court fix date to hear APC’s case on Rivers election – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    The Supreme Court on Thursday shifted hearing in the four appeals on the rivers state APC primary election for the nomination of candidates for the 2019 general election to Monday, April 8th and Thursday, April 11th for a hearing. The Apex Court adjourned hearing in the matters for … Read...
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    Politics Rivers Decide: Hilarious reactions trail Wike’s massive lead – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Governor Nyesome Wike has taken a major lead in the collation of Rivers state governorship election after 15 local government areas. Wike, who is the incumbent governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has so far gotten a total of 426,369 votes while his major rival, …...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro INEC Reveals Fresh Decision On Zamfara APC Saga – Nairaland

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that the decision of the Supreme Court will determine the fate of those elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, … Read more via Nairaland – https://ift.tt/2TRB1if Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics INEC Worked Against APC, The Bias Is Clear – Oshiomhole – Nairaland

    The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole has said that INEC was grossly biased against the APC in the just concluded general elections. “I have huge reservations about the way INEC conducted this election. INEC bias against APC is so clear. “INEC was biased even...
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    Politics We Won’t Issue Certificates To APC Candidates In Zamfara – INEC Headquarters – OluFamous.Com

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended the presentation of certificates of return to candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara state. The electoral commission disclosed this in a tweet on Tuesday. INEC said it has been served with a judgement from...
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    Politics See How APC And PDP Stand In Sokoto State After The 2019 General Elections – Nairaland

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    Politics APC suffers major loss as Appeal Court sacks Zamfara governorship, parliamentary candidates – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Court of Appeal, Sokoto Division, on Monday, set aside the judgment delivered by the Zamfara High Court, allowing the All Progressives Congress (APC) to field candidates in the 2019 Election. The appeal was filed by Kabiru Marafa, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Petroleum (Downstream)...
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    Politics INEC Shifts Date For Issuance Of Certificates Of Return To Sanwo-Olu, Others – Tori News

    The date for the issuance of certificates of return to Babajide Sanwo-Olu and others has been shifted by INEC.... Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2HOM35s Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Ambode, Ajimobi, Akpabio grace Osinbajo’s thanksgiving service in Ogun – Daily Trust – Daily Trust

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday was joined by Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, his Oyo counterpart, Abiola Ajimobi and dignitaries at a thanksgiving service for President Muhammadu Buhari/Osinbajo’s victory at the just concluded presidential polls. ............. Read more via...
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    Politics Nigerian Universities should learn from INEC how to declare examination results inconclusive – Dino Melaye – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

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    Politics Nigeria election: Buhari still military dictator – Amaechi blows hot – Daily Post Nigeria

    A First Republic Aviation Minister, Chief Mbazulike Amaechi has said that the present administration committed treasonable offence by deploying the military during the general election. Amaechi maintained that the military should have no part to play in elections and internal security in the...
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    Politics Kano Polls: Inec Should Use Results In Areas Without Violence —Situation Room – Plus TV Africa

    The Nigerian Civil Society Situation Room has expressed concern over widespread irregularities, especially violence in the Kano State supplementary election held on Saturday. The organization, therefore, called on the Independent National Electoral Commission to discard the supplementary...