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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC asks court to strike out Atiku’s suit on account of ‘non-citizenship’ – Premium Times Nigeria

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday prayed the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to strike out Atiku Abubakar’s petition against President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election because the.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Senator Okorocha vows to make free education a reality for poor children – Pulse Nigeria

    Okorocha says free education is one of three things he’ll work on as senator. Senator Rochas Okorocha (Imo West – APC) has revealed that one of his main focus in the National Assembly is to make free education possible so that poor children can get access. … Read more via Pulse Nigeria –...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro INEC Records Over 1,689 Law Suits From The 2019 General Elections – Nairaland

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it recorded over 1,689 court cases as a result of the 2019 general election. Mohammed Haruna, INEC National Electoral Commissioner in charge.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Certificate forgery: Kwara tribunal adjourns for WAEC official to present subpoena – TODAY.NG

    The Chairman of Election Petition Tribunal in Kwara, Justice Bassey Effiong, on Thursday adjourned to Friday to enable a representative of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) to present evidence of the writ commanding him to appear in court..... Read more via TODAY.NG –...
  5. Nigeria Business News

    Business Oil Prices Surge After Suspected Tanker Attack Near Iran – Leadership Newspaper

    Oil prices jumped as much as 4 per cent on Thursday after a suspected attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman near Iran and the Strait of Hormuz, through which a fifth of global oil consumption passes..... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get more: Nigeria...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Pres. tribunal: We don’t have server – Daily Trust

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has denied being in possession of the server where results of the February 23 presidential election were uploaded. INEC’s position was … Read more via Daily Trust – -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics I’ve brought Nigeria back to its feet- President Buhari – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    President Buhari yesterday said his administration has brought Nigeria back to its feet through its change agenda. The President who came into office in 2015 after the 16-year rule of the PDP, stated this when he spoke at the inaugural.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics INEC issues Rochas Okorocha Certificate of Return – TODAY.NG

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has issued Certificate of Return to ex-Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha. A Federal High Court in Abuja last Friday directed the commission to issue the former governor the certificate. The commission obeyed the directive after its...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro We’ll No Longer Recognise Results Obtained Under Duress – INEC – Nairaland

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has stated that it will no longer recognise election results obtained under duress. INEC’s Enugu State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Dr. Emeka Ononamadu, said this on Monday during.... Read more via Nairaland –...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Atiku vs Buhari: Tribunal hears 16 applications today – Newtelegraph

    The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abuja yesterday fixed today for hearing of six pending applications filed by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and its … Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘INEC yet to Release my Certificate of Return Despite Court Order’ – Okorocha –

    Rochas Okorocha, former governor of Imo state, says the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is yet to issue him a certificate of return as senator-elect. In a statement on Monday, Sam Onwuemedo, Okorocha’s media aide, described pictures circulating on the internet showing the...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Drama as National Assembly denies Regina Daniels’ husband, Nwoko accreditation – Daily Post Nigeria

    Hon. Ned Nwoko, husband of the sensational Nollywood star, Regina Daniels, was on Sunday denied accreditation by the management of the National Assembly.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Imo PDP Condemns Ruling In Favour Of Okorocha – Nairaland

    The Peoples Democratic Party candidate in Imo West, Jones Onyereri, has described as ‘slaughtering of justice’ the judgment of Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, which ordered the Independent National … Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘Release our certificates of return’ – PDP senator-elect, others tell INEC – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Bauchi South senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, , Alhaji Garba Dahiru, has lamented the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)’s delay in issuing him certificate of return. However, he urged the electoral body to obey the Court Order directing it to issue...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Okorocha Reacts To Court’s Order That INEC Issue Him Certificate Of Return – Nairaland

    Former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has described the judiciary in Nigeria as “the Daniel that has always come to judgement.” Okorocha addressed journalists in reaction to the court order that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, issue him with a certificate of...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Certificate Of Return: I’ve Forgiven INEC’s Returning Officer For Imo West, Says Okorocha – Naijaloaded

    Immediate past Imo governor, Rochas Okorocha, says he has forgiven Prof. Innocent Ibeabuchi, the returning officer for the Imo West senatorial election, in the 2019 general elections...... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Gbajabiamila Denies Being Convicted In US – Nairaland

    One of the major contenders in the speakership race for the 9th House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has denied the allegation that he was convicted by a court in the United States of America. The Chief Press Secretary of INEC, Mr. Rotimi Oyekanmi, said the commission was not aware …...
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    Politics Buhari to Nigerians: Your sacrifices in voting for me won’t be in vain – P.M. News

    President Muhammadu Buhari President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has expressed satisfaction at the conduct of peaceful elections in.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Buhari: Days of criminals, murderers are numbered – Newtelegraph

    President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed that Nigeria under his leadership will not be held hostage by criminal elements and murderers. The President, in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and.... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics 9th Senate: S’Court verdict on Zamfara alters calculation – Newtelegraph

    CHUKWU DAVID reports that last Thursday’s Supreme Court judgement, which voided all the votes cast for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State and declared the candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) winners in all the elective positions in the last general election, has …...