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Newly elected LG Chairman in Kano dies, 48 hours after winning election

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and newly elected chairman of Bebeji local government council of Kano state, Ali Namadi, had died on Tuesday. Acccording to Guardian, he was 57. He will be buried on Tuesday in his Bebeji residence, according to Islamic rites. A spokesman of an APC committee in Bebeji local government area, Ibrahim Adamu Tiga, ...

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“Forget second term if you don’t execute good projects,” Wike tells LG bosses

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has issued a strong worded statement to local government chairmen seeking reelection in the forthcoming April poll. He told them that no re-election fir council bosses without  evidence of their projects. Acccording to Wike, only the council bosses who have performed in the office could be considered for reelection. He said this on Saturday at ...

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Uganda Poll: Military personnel sorround Bobby wine’s home as Museveni wins for 6th term

Uganda’s electoral commission on Saturday declared President Yoweri Museveni the winner of the 2021 general elections. Meanwhile, Ugandan military and police surrounded the home of opposition leader and presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi, known as Bobi Wine, VOA reports. Opposition leaders rejected the election results, saying they would not live like serfs and that the results were fabricated. On polling day, ...

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US Scenario: Why Buhari, APC should learn lessons- PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) should learn lessons about how strong democratic institutions curbed President Trump from destroying democracy in the US. The party said that it has become imperative that the Buhari-led government must allow democratic institutions to function on account of what happened in the ...

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Trump spits fire, says US electoral process worse than third world countries

US President Donald Trump has described the electoral process of the United States “worse than that of third world countries” as Democrats were on the cusp of controlling the Senate. Democrat Raphael Warnock won one of Georgia’s two Senate runoffs and the other Democrat, Jon Ossoff, has taken a lead over his Republican rival David Perdue, Hindustantimes reports Taking to ...

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Peter Obi: PDP will find it difficult to win Anambra governoship poll

Former Governor of Anambra State and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has predicted that his party, PDP would find it difficult to win Anambra Governoship poll this year. Although, he admitted that his party has the potential to win, but it would find it tough. He made this remark at PDP’s South East zonal working committee in ...

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APC’S efforts to unseat gov Obaseki thicken

The  efforts of All Progressives Congress (APC) to unseat Governor Godwin Obaseki are still going on as the ruling party on Wednesday, presented to the Federal High Court, Abuja, two more documents to prove its allegation of certificate forgery against Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki. They are University of Ibadan degree certificates, belonging to Professor Emmanuel Dele Balogun, and a ...

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Why INEC should improve voters’ registration system- Lagos lawmaker

A member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon Rotimi Abiru has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to improve the way it manages its voters’ registration system. Abiru, who currently represents Shomolu Constituency II in the Lagos State House of Assembly said that voters’ registration should not be an exercise to be conducted three months to election. ...

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Ondo Guber: My petition has merit, I will send Akeredolu parking- Jegede

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the last governorship election in Ondo State, Eyitayo Jegede, on Tuesday, said that he is upbeat that he would become the governor of the state. According to Jegede, his petition before the election tribunal currently sitting in the state were enough to send APC packing from the state. In a publication ...

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Imo Guber 2023: Okorocha denies campaign for son-in-law

Ex-governor of Imo State and current Senator of the federal republic, Rochas Okorocha has denied the report that he has started campaigning Uche Nwosu  ahead of the 2023 Imo governorship poll. Okorocha said some media houses have been awash with the news report that the he has been making move to make Nwosu the next Governor. Recall that Nwosu  who ...

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