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Tag Archives: Youths

Kano rerun: Don’t allow politicians to use you for violence, group warns youths

Prof. Ibrahim Umar, the Co-chairman of the Kano Peace Committee, has advised youths not to allow themselves to be used by politicians for violence during Saturday’s governorship re-run election in the state. He gave the advice on Thursday at a one-day Town Hall Meeting with key stakeholders for the promotion of peaceful conduct of the governorship and state House of ...

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Buhari promises to give more appointments to youths, women in his Government

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to give Nigerian women and youths more appointments in the next four years of his administration. Buhari acknowledged the significant role played by women and youths toward his re-election. The president said his administration would not disappoint them in the next four years of his administration. He gave the assurance on Sunday night while speaking ...

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Protect your votes, Atiku tells Ebonyi youths

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Candidate in the forthcoming elections, has urged the youth in Ebonyi State to protect their votes in the forthcoming general elections. Abubakar made the call on Friday during the Party’s presidential rally in Abakliki. ‘’You are agile, patriotic and determined, so make sure that you protect your votes. “Go and vote ...

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Why Nigerian youths must take active part in politics- INEC Chairman

Mohmood Yakubu, the National Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says for the country’s democracy to advance, Nigerian youths must be fully involved in politics. Yakubu stated this in Nsukka on Tuesday during the European Centre for Electoral Support (ECES) campus outreach tagged “Youths Votes Count” held at University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He said young people had the capacity, energy ...

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Sanusi to politicians: Don’t engage youths in election violence

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi 11, has called on all concerned stakeholders to ensure that political leaders sign a peace pact against the use of youths for violence during the 2019 general election.

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2019: Odds in favour of youths, says Reps member

The Chairman, House Committee on Petroleum Resources (Down Stream), Joseph Akinlaja, says youths can defeat President Muhammadu Buhari and other contenders in the 2019 elections, adding that the odds were in their favour.

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Rivers LG Polls: Youths prefer football than voting

Some youths in Port Harcourt, Rivers, took to football on Saturday in defiance to Police order on such activities due to Local Government polls holding on the day across the state. The youths, most of who are above 18 years, converted some major streets in the city into football pitches, and engaged in the game while the election was going ...

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Soyinka to youths on 2019: Don’t make the mistake of following those who failed you

Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, has advised the Nigerian youths to be more serious about having representatives at the seat of power in the next political dispensation by participating in the election and ensuring that the youths are well represented in the government. Soyinka said the ruling old politicians have failed the country as they had no answer to the disaster ...

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Leadership positions not automatic, brace up for political roles, Osinbanjo tells youths

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday challenged youths in the country to brace up for political leadership of the country in the years ahead.

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Buhari’s government the most corrupt in Nigeria since 1960, says PDP

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, has charged youths across the country to take over the mantle of leadership.

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