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INEC to deploy 16,723 personnel for Ondo guber poll

▪Names of party candidates, voter register out Thursday Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is expected to publish the list of nominated candidates in the Ondo state governorship poll on Thursday 27th October. Also to be published on the same date …

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Senate Confirms Eko, Augie As Supreme Court Justices

The Senate yesterday confirmed the nominations of Hon. Justice Ejembi Eko and Hon. Justice Amina A. Augie as Justices of the Supreme Court through an electronic voting system instead of the regular voice vote method. There were however hitches as …

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Declare me winner, Ize-Iyamu tells tribunal

The People’s Democratic Party and its governorship candidate in the September 28 governorship polls in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has filed a petition against the outcome of the election. In the petition, Pastor Ize-Iyamu is asking the tribunal to …

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Ambode drops three commissioners

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday effected a reshuffle of his cabinet, with the dropping of the Commissioners for Tourism- Mr. Folorunsho Folarin-Coker; Finance, Dr. Mustapha Akinkunmi and , Dr. Ekundayo Mobereola. This development comes exactly one year …

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Ogun LG Polls: APC wins 53 chairmanship seats

Results of the Chairmanship and Councillorship elections into the 20 Local Government Areas and 37 newly created Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in Ogun State in 53 Councils have been released. The candidates of the All Progressives Congress(APC) won 53 …

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Tinubu, Oyegun, And The Expensive Tears Of A Godfather”

By St Jude Ndukwe This past Sunday, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s media office released a press statement wherein the curiously acclaimed national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, wrote what has been severally described in many quarters, and …

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RE: Taraba APC Calls for Governor Ishaku’s Resignation

In fact, societies that have progressed over time owe such attainment of growth and development largely to constructive criticisms from well-meaning citizens. apc-logo-17However, this is not what is happening in Taraba State where we have a reservoir of mischief makers …

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INEC postpones announcement of results

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says results of the Edo state governorship election will be announced later on Thursday. Sam Olumekun, resident electoral commissioner of Edo, disclosed this after a closed door meeting with a national commissioner and two …

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