2019 general election news

  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics No PDP Presidential aspirant worked against Atiku in 2019 – Spokesman – Vanguard News

    Spokesman to former Vice President and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the 2019 elections, Segun Sowunmi has dismissed insinuations in some quarters that some President aspirants of the worked against the victory of Atiku Abubakar in the February 23 … Read more...
  2. Nigeria Business News

    Business CEOs Decry Low Insurance Patronage – Thisdaylive

    The slowdown in economic activities is taking its toll on the insurance businesses, some chief executive officers (CEOs) of companies in the sector have said. Speaking in separate interview with THISDAY, the CEOs said the sector was still reeling under the effects of the lull in the … Read...
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    Politics Arewa youths, Atiku supporters task election petition tribunal on fairness, speed – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Arewa youths and supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have admonished members of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to be firm, fast, independent and resolute as they handle the complaints of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar arising from … Read more via The Guardian...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC sweeps Zamfara LG polls – P.M. News

    The Zamfara Independent Electoral Commission (ZSIEC) has declared the candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as winners of the Local Government Council election in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that 42 political parties participated in the polls, … Read more...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Presidency Attacks Atiku Again – Tori News

    Former presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic party, Atiku has been attacked by the Presidency over the outcome of the 2019 election..... Read more via Tori News – http://bit.ly/2GxZhkZ Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Appeal Court Sets To Determine Gboyega Oyetola, Ademola Adeleke’s Fate – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The Court of appeal sitting in Abuja has reserved judgment in the election petition filed by the governor of Osun challenging the verdict of the State’s election petition tribunal which nullified his election. After taking arguments from parties in the appeals, Justice Jummai Sankey announced...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EXPOSED: “We Sent Results To INEC Server” – Presiding Officers – OluFamous.Com

    How come INEC has been claiming that there’s NO SERVER RESULT? Some presiding officers in Borno and Yobe states have revealed that they indeed transmitted results of the February 23 presidential election to the server of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The APC had tackled...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Rivers election: Amaechi sends message to losers, tells them what to do – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, has urged candidates of political parties and politicians who did not emerge victorious during the last elections not to lose hope. Amaechi said with wisdom and patience, they will still achieve their political dreams in the future. This is...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari Vs Atiku: Senator Sani Backs Buba Galadima, Dares APC Members To Swear By Holy Quran, Bible – Naijaloaded

    The Senator representing Kaduna Central District in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has dared members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to take up the challenge by spokesman for the Atiku Abubakar Campaign Organisation, Buba Galadima, to swear by the Holy … Read more via Naijaloaded |...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics INEC will make Guinness book of records for organising worst election in history – Galadima – Vanguard News

    A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Buba Galadima, has hit out at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), saying it will enter the Guinness book of records for organising the worst election in history. … Read more via Vanguard News – http://bit.ly/2UQXUrL Get More...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 2019 elections worst for Nigerian women in nearly two decades, analyses show – Premium Times Nigeria

    The number of women elected to public offices in Nigeria did not increase after this year’s election. Instead, there was a decline to any progress made in women’s previous outings since the inception of the fourth republic, analyses by PREMIUM TIMES and the Centre for Democracy and … Read...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    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...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    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...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    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...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    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...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    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...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    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...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    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 –...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    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...