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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics You cannot withdraw from Akwa Ibom senatorial rerun – INEC tells Akpabio –

    Nigeria’s electoral body, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has rejected the withdrawal from the senatorial rerun by the minister of the Niger Delta, Senator Godswill Akpabio. The rerun for Akwa Ibom North West senatorial district is scheduled to take place on Saturday...
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    Politics Supreme Court affirms election of Gov Mohammed of Bauchi state –

    Amid protest by the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abuja over the sacking of Emeka Ihedioha as the governor of Imo state by the Supreme Court, the apex court has affirmed the election of Bala Muhammed as the governor of Bauchi state. Vanguard reports that Muhammed, …...
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    Politics Obasanjo rings alarm bell, declares Buhari, APC colluding with INEC to rig elections – The Sun Nigeria

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has expressed serious doubt over the integrity, impartiality and competence of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct fair, free and credible elections in the days ahead. He stated this on Sunday at a world press conference, held at...
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    Politics Imo: Clear reasons Hope Uzoninma defeated Ihedioha in Supreme Court – Oshiomhole – Daily Post Nigeria

    Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has said his party deserved the victory handed it by the Supreme Court in the Imo State governorship election.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics What Atiku Told PDP Leaders About Elections On Friday – Tori News

    The PDP candidate in the 2019 presidential election said the hope of the party was that the APC would continue with good governance but it had proved Nigerians wrong. Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has proposed to the ... Read more via Tori News – Get More...
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    Politics Court reaffirms Ifeanyi Ubah’s sacking as senator – Punch Newspapers

    The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Kubwa, Abuja, on Friday, reaffirmed its earlier order sacking Ifeanyi Ubah of the Young Peoples Party as the senator representing Anambra South. The judge, Justice Bello Kawu, in a ruling, declined Ubah’s request to set aside… Read more via...
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    Politics INEC Issues Hope Uzodinma Certificate Of Return (Picture) – Naijaloaded

    National Commissioner, Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu presents the Certificate of Return to the New Governor-Elect of Imo State, Mr Hope Uzodinma, following the Supreme Court Judgment of 14th January 2020. .... Read more via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most Visited Music & Entertainment Website –...
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    Politics Mbaka’s Prophecy Confirmed: Uzodinma Becomes Imo State Governor As Ihedioha Loses – Nairaland

    The Supreme court has sacked the Governor of Imo State Emeka Ihedioha and has declared Senator Hope Uzodinma validly elected Governor of Imo state. Director of Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria, Rev Fr. Ejike Mbaka has insisted that his prophecy against Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo state must...
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    Politics INEC to prosecute Governor Yahaya Bello for double registration after his tenure; implicated officials suspended – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The Independent and National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced that it will be prosecuting Governor Yahaya Bello for double registration at the end of his tenure. According to the National Commissioner and Chairman Voters Education and.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
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    Politics I Will Be Standing Down In 2023, Buhari Tells Nigerians In New Year Message – Channels Television

    President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that he will leave office in 2023. The President said he is determined to help strengthen the electoral process both in Nigeria and across the region.... Read more via Channels Television – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Oshiomhole no longer APC member –Obaseki – Newtelegraph

    Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has declared that his predecessor and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, is no longer a member of the ruling party... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics INEC: APC Can’t Replace Akpabio for Akwa Ibom Rerun – Thisdaylive

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) may not field a candidate for the January 25, 2020 senatorial rerun in Akwa Ibom State, ordered by the Court of Appeal, THISDAY learnt at the weekend. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
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    Politics senator Akpabio pulls out of Akwa Ibom North West re-run election –

    Senator Godswill Akpabio has withdrawn from the Akwa Ibom North East senatorial re-run election. The minister of Niger Delta affairs said his present appointment place a huge responsibility on him.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics 28 Rerun Elections To Hold On January 25, 2020 – The Trent Newspaper

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed January 25, 2020, for the conduct of the 28 outstanding court-ordered rerun elections across in the country.... Read more via The Trent Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics INEC announces date for re-run election in 12 states – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed January 25 for the conduct of 28 court-ordered state, federal constituency and senatorial elections across 12 states of the federation. Festus Okoye, National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education who disclosed...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro INEC will never connive to rig Polls — Yakubu – Vanguard News

    The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has said it would never connive with any political party or institution to undermine the electoral process, saying it is inconceivable that it would..... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro See Why Aisha Buhari Maybe The First Victim Of The Controversial Social Media Bill If It Is Passed – Tori News

    A professor, Farooq Kperogi has remarked that wife of Nigeria’s president Aisha Buhari will likely be the first victim of the controversial social media bill.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Senator Dino Melaye Thanks God For Saving Him From ‘Assassins’ 5 Times – Naijaloaded

    Dino Melaye has thanked God for preserving his life from his enemies. He said this after he lost the Kogi West Senatorial rerun election to Smart Adeyemi.... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Smart Adeyemi unseats Dino Melaye, wins Kogi West Senatorial district election – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Smart Adeyemi, the APC candidate in the rerun of the Kogi West senatorial district election which held on Saturday November 30th, has been declared winner by INEC. The Returning Officer of the election, Professor Olajide Lawal, announced this at the collation centre in Kogi State.... Read...
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    Politics Melaye crushed in Kogi West rerun, Senate seat gone – P.M. News

    There appears to be no redemption, no comeback for Senator Dino Melaye in Kogi West district rerun as he has been electorally spanked by his opponent, Senator Smart Adeyemi. The opponent that Melaye once characterised as … Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria...