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PDP wins Taraba bye-election

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Garba Ahiya, has won Saturday’s Takum 1 State Constituency bye-election into Taraba House of Assembly. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that the election was to fill the vacant seat of …

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PDP writes Saraki, demands Akpabio’s recall

The Peoples Democratic Party in Akwa Ibom State has written the Senate demanding the immediate declaration of the seat of a senator representing Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District, Godswill Akpabio, vacant. Akpabio was, until recently, the Senate minority leader, …

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This government is a government of liars – Atiku.

Nigeria’s former Vice President and presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has Thursday, in Enugu State, said the President Muhammadu Buhari’s led federal government is compounded with lies. This is as different support groups canvassing for the …

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APC SENATORS DIVIDED OVER SARAKI’S SUCCESSOR

▪Daily Trust reports A crack has emerged in APC Senate Caucus over the selection of Ahmad Lawan (APC, Yobe) against Senator Godswill Akpabio (APC, Akwa Ibom) as replacement of Senate President Bukola Saraki, Daily Trust has gathered. Sources at the …

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Baraje joins Saraki, dumps APC for PDP.

A leader of the Reformed All Progressives Congress, R-APC, Kawu Baraje, has defected from the faction to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Baraje, made the announcement during a media conference in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, on Thursday. He lauded …

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INEC GIVES CERTIFICATES TO 23 NEW PARTIES

THE INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION (INEC) HAS ISSUED CERTIFICATES OF REGISTRATION TO TWENTY THREE NEWLY REGISTERED POLITICAL PARTIES. THIS BRINGS THE NUMBER OF POLITICAL PARTIES THAT MAY FIELD CANDIDATES IN THE 2019 GENERAL ELECTIONS TO 91. AT THE CONCLUSION OF …

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