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Rigging and the Comedy of Anti-Corruption 

We are all living witnesses to the entrenchment of corruption of embarrassing proportions on our country.  This is the worst paradox any country can face. The APC Federal Government shouts war against corruption in one breadth, but in the other …

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ORTOM TO PARTICIPATE IN PEACE, DEMOCRACY FORUM IN U.S

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom and some of his counterparts in other states will participate in a forum on deepening democratic governance in Nigeria scheduled to take place in Washington DC, United States of America, this week. The forum which …

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Kogi West Senatorial Rerun: INEC Declares Election Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Kogi West senatorial rerun election inconclusive. According to the returning officer, Professor Olayinde Lawal, the margin between the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Smart Adeyemi and that of the …

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APC wins Bayelsa State Governorship Election

APC wins Bayelsa State Governorship Election Lyon defeated Douye Diri, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in six out of eight locals government areas in the state. The APC polled 352,552 while PDP has 143, 170 votes, leaving a …

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Kogi/Bayelsa polls: Nigeria now like Nazi Germany ― PDP

Says INEC a repressive tool The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has compared the circumstances surrounding the conduct and outcome of the November 16 Kogi and Bayelsa state governorship elections to Hitler’s Germany, saying that the hope Nigerians had in democratic …

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War on Kogi people 

By JS Okutepa (SAN) What happened in Kogi on the 16th of November 2019 in the name of election was indeed not election. It was war.The will of the people was subverted and those who profit from the suffering and …

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Kogi Election: PDP Rejects Results From Adavi, Okene L

 The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected election results from two local government areas in Kogi State. At the INEC collation office in Lokoja, the PDP’s agent, Mr. Joe Agada stated that the figures reeled out by the Collection Officers …

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INEC declares 30 staff missing after Kogi election

Nigeria’s electoral body in Kogi State has declared 30 staff posted to Olamaboro Local Government Area (LGA) missing. The LGA officer-in-charge of collating and announcing the local government’s results, Garba Mahmood, said they were reported missing after the observation of …

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