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Monthly Archives: October 2021

Anambra Election: NSA issues strong warning to those planning to cause mayhem

The National Security Adviser, retired Major General Babagana Monguno, has warned people planning to cause mayhem in the Anambra State Governorship election schedule to hold on November 6, should have a rethink. He made this remark  during the general security appraisal committee meeting with services chiefs and heads of other agencies, He assured that the security agencies would ensure that ...

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AU suspends Sudan, says coup unconstitutional

The African Union said Wednesday it had suspended Sudan until civilian rule in the country is restored, AU said it rejected the military takeover as an “unconstitutional” seizure of power. The continent-wide bloc said it “strongly condemns the seizure of power” and was suspending Sudan from all AU activities “until the effective restoration of the civilian-led transitional authority”. Later, the ...

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Anambra Guber: PDP will win if INEC conducts free and fair election- Saraki

Ex-Senate President Bukola Saraki has explained how  the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, can win the next month’s governorship election in Anambra State. According to him PDP can only win the election if the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, ensures a free, fair, and credible election. Speaking while featuring  on Arise News he urged INEC to ensure the transmission of electoral ...

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Why Fayemi was absent when we visited Tinubu- Akeredolu

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, Chairman of the South West Governors’ Forum has explained why Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State was absent when South West Governors visited Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The Governor noted that Fayemi his Ekiti State counterpart was unavoidably absent due to an urgent schedule. It will be recalled that Akeredolu had on Tuesday led his ...

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2023: Nigeria’s problems will remain no matter the political that wins- Afenifere

Yoruba pressure group, Afenifere has vowed not to sacrifice the interest of the Yoruba people in a bid to keep Nigeria one. It spoke in a communique issued at the end of its meeting held at the home of its acting leader, Ayo Adebanjo in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. In a statement signed by its Publicity Secretary, Jare Ajay, iti said ...

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Cross River lawmaker, Elizabeth Ironbar is dead

A two-term member of the Cross River State House of Assembly, Lady Elizabeth Edem Ironbar is dead It was learnt that the lawmakerwho represented Akpabuyo constituency, died early on Wednesday after a protracted illness, A family source confirmed on Wednesday morning saying, “Yes, she is dead. It happened early today.” It was gathered that Ironbar was seen as a tough ...

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South West Governors visit Tinubu in Lagos

The South West Governors on Tuesday visited the National Leader of the All Progressive Congress APC, Bola Tinubu. The governors decided to visit Tinubu after their meeting at the Lagos House, Marina. The governors present are: Gboyega Oyetola (Osun), Babajide Sanwo-Olu (Lagos), Dapo Abiodun (Ogun) and Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo), while Governor Seyi Makinde was represented by the Deputy Governor, Mr. ...

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Anambra Election: Don’t worry about your safety- State govt assures residents

The Anambra State Government has said that voters don’t need to worry about their safetyin the state of their safety during the November 6 election, saying it has been talking with relevant persons to ensure a hitch-free process. The statement was released in a press briefing by by the state Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr Don Adinuba. Adinuba ...

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Our staff didn’t resign on account of IPOB’s threat- INEC

The electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has refuted reports that its ad-hoc staff resigned over threats by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner in Anambra State, Nwachukwu Orji, said the Commission is still recruiting ad-hoc staff members. Reports had it that ad-hoc staff of INEC terminated their appointment en mass over IPOB-linked threats ...

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81,778 newly printed PVSs ready for collection- INEC

The electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday said that 81,778 newly printed Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) were ready for collection in Anambra State. INEC disclosed this in a statement titled “ Update on Preparations for the Anambra State Governorship Election”, signed by Festus Okoye, National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, on Tuesday in ...

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