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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics SHOCKING: IGP Adamu Backs Buhari On Order To Kill Ballot Box Snatchers, Sends Powerful Warning – Naijaloaded

    The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has warned that anybody planning to snatch ballot boxes or to be used as a tout on the rescheduled election days will have himself or herself to blame.... Read more via Naijaloaded – http://bit.ly/2X8qnXk Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Atiku And Saraki Dance At PDP NEC Meeting Today – Nairaland

    Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar alongside the national chairman of the party, Uche Secondus and Campaign DG, Bukola Saraki shocked an audience earlier today when they burst into dance moves at the Party’s 84th NEC meeting. Atiku surprised the...
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    Politics Disrupt vote at the ‘expense of your life’ – Nigeria’s president – News24

    Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has warned of grave consequences for those who steal ballot boxes or attempt to disrupt rescheduled Nigeria elections. Buhari spoke during an emergency meeting of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the nation’s capital, Abuja, on Monday. "Anybody...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Unbelievable: Deaf Pupil Exposes Abuja School Where People Are Slaughtered, Roasted And Eaten Up – Tori News

    Nothing prepared the audience, in the studio and at home, for the bombshell on the February 4 edition of Brekete Family Talk Show on Human Rights Radio/Television. Many could not hold back their tears after hearing the heart-rending story of Imran, a six-year-old deaf boy. His mother, Dr...
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    Metro EFCC vs Maina: Court delivers judgment – Daily Post Nigeria

    A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has stopped the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from declaring the chairman of defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Mr Abdulrasheed Maina, wanted... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – http://bit.ly/2GQawHm Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics “Jungle Justice”: Buhari’s Threat To Ballot Box Snatchers Got Nigerians Talking – Nairaland

    President Buhari has come under great criticism over his warning to ballot box snatches, electoral offenders. Buhari had warned those planning to snatch ballot boxes during the elections as he said that those caught doing that will pay with their lives.... Read more via Nairaland –...
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    Politics I Don’t Need To Rig To Win Re-Election, I have Support Of Nigerians – Buhari Boasts – Naijaloaded

    President Buhari has stated that he does not have to rig before he wins a re-election because he went round the nation during his campaign which makes him believe he has the support of Nigerians.... Read more via Naijaloaded – http://bit.ly/2Xdby5E Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Tinubu defends Buhari’s controversial statement on ballot box snatchers – Pulse Nigeria

    The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has defended President Muhammadu Buhari’s strong comment against people hoping to disrupt the 2019 general elections. While speaking during the opening of the party’s caucus meeting in Abuja on Monday, February 18, 2019...
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    Politics Shehu Sani faults Buhari’s ‘snatchers of ballot boxes to pay with their life’ statement – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    A Kaduna state lawmaker, Shehu Sani has also reacted to a recent statement by President Muhammadu Buhari, currently gathering a storm. Buhari, during the APC national caucus meeting which held at the party’s secretary in Abuja on Monday, said anyone who causes trouble by hijacking ballot...
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    Politics APC national caucus meets Monday, ahead of rescheduled elections – Pulse Nigeria

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Caucus will on Monday, hold an emergency meeting in Abuja to discuss prevailing national issues, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The meeting is coming after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) postponed the earlier...
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    Politics Mahmood Yakubu confirms Niger APC senatorial candidate is INEC’s contractor – TheCable

    Mahmood Yakubu, national chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has confirmed that one of the candidates of the All Progressives Congress is a contractor with the commission. Addressing stakeholders on the reason behind the postponement of the presidential election...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro “Party Members Spotted With Over 15 Bags Of Cash At Abuja Airport” (Photos) – Nairaland

    According to a report, there was a brief clash among some party members who boarded a private aircraft at Abuja airport with over 15 bags of cash filled with both Naira and dollars. This reportedly happened yesterday, hours to the proposed elections. The allegation was made known by content …...
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    Politics “There Were Attempts To Sabotage Our Efforts” – INEC Chairman Opens Up In Abuja – Naijaloaded

    The INEC chairman has spoken out about why the highly anticipated general elections had to be postponed. According to TheCable, Mahmood Yakubu, the chairman of the... Read more via Naijaloaded – http://bit.ly/2SBUfga Get More Nigeria Political News
  14. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigeria will lose more than N140bn over election postponement – Traders – P.M. News

    Mr Ken Ukaoha, President, National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTs) says the country will lose more than N140 billion due to the postponement of the general elections. Ukaoha disclosed in Abuja on Saturday that the postponement would affect the trading sector adversely. … Read more...
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    Politics VIDEO: Why We Postponed General Elections – INEC – Channels Television

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Saturday explained why it postponed the general elections. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, addressed reporters at the press centre of the commission’s headquarters in Abuja, the nation’s Capital. The Presidential and National...
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    Politics You Have Delivered Your Farewell Speech – Atiku Tells Buhari – Naijaloaded

    The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s broadcast to Nigerians as a farewell speech that.... Read more via Naijaloaded – http://bit.ly/2DRQwB5 Get More Nigeria Political News
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Walter Onnoghen, Ex-CJN Standing In The Dock (Photos) – Tori News

    The former 5th most powerful man in Nigeria was compelled to appear before the Code of Conduct Tribunal over an alleged false declaration of assets.... Read more via Tori News – http://bit.ly/2N89WFY Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics As Nigeria Goes to Poll Saturday, Buhari Disowns Threats to Foreign Observers – Thisdaylive

    President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja, dissociated his government from threats of death and intimidation against international observers from some individuals in the … Read more via Thisdaylive – http://bit.ly/2Gs0BIv Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics ‘Keep to Your Words’ – Switzerland Charges Buhari, Atiku on Peace Accord – Olisa.tv

    Switzerland yesterday congratulated all the candidates who signed the Peace Accord and called on them to keep to their word during and after the general elections. A statement by the Embassy of Switzerland in Abuja said the Abuja Peace Accord 2019 echoes the one signed before the 2015...
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    Politics Elections: UK threatens Nigerian politicians with visa ban, asset forfeiture – Premium Times Nigeria

    The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, has warned that Nigerian politicians who incite or execute violence during Saturday’s elections would have their visas banned and assets in the UK seized. Ms Laing gave the warning at a press briefing on Wednesday in Abuja to unveil …...