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INEC Says🗣 May Extend PVC Collection👍 Deadline

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it might extend Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) collection deadline in some states.

This, it said, is as a result of uncollected PVCs and complaints received. The commission said it does not want anyone disenfranchised.

The commission said it will meet to review …

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Supreme Court✊ Upholds Judgement Nullifying❌ Rivers APC Primaries

The Supreme Court has upheld the annulment of the All Progressives Congress primaries in Rivers State by a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt.

A five-man panel of justices led by Mohammed Dattijo dismissed the objection filed by Tonye Cole’s faction of the APC that it had earlier withdrawn …

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Court Discharges, Acquits Former Gov. Ladoja of N4.7bn💰 Fraud Charge

Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday discharged and acquitted former Gov. Rasheed Ladoja of Oyo State charged with N4.7 billion fraud.

Idris also discharged and acquitted Mr Waheed Akanbi, Commissioner for Finance during Ladoja’s tenure.

Akanbi was charged along with Ladoja.

Justice …

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Fashola🗣: Sanwo-Olu is the Best for Lagos

Minister of works, power and housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Friday, gave a glowing endorsement of the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu.

The former governor, also a member of the ruling APC called Sanwo-Olu the “most competent” person to govern Lagos state among …

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Judge Threatens😨 to Order Arrest of Obanikoro Over Absence👎 in Court

Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Lagos, yesterday threatened to order the arrest of former minister of state for defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, for his absence in court.

The absence of Obanikoro, who was testifying for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the trial of former …

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SDP Adopts👍 Buhari, Duke, Gana Kick

President Muhammadu Buhari’s presidential run got a boost yesterday as the Social Democratic Party (SDP) adopted him as its presidential candidate in the February 16 contest.

The adoption took place in Abuja at the end of the party’s National Executive Committee (NEC).
But in a swift reaction, the …

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INEC Disappoints😒 Rivers APC, Says No❌ Election Will Be Postponed

The prayer by Rivers State All Progressives Congress (APC) for the governorship election in the state to be postponed has been dashed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has vowed that no election will be postponed.

Yakubu stated this on Thursday while speaking at …

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Buhari Urges✊ Christians to Stand With Righteousness

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the Church to always stand on the side of righteousness.

Buhari stated this yesterday in Makurdi during the 15th biennial conference of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN).

The president, who was represented by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, urged the church to always resist …

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Abdulsalami🗣: No Nation, No👎 Election

Former military head of state, Gen Abdulsalami Abubakar yesterday said there cannot be an election if there is no nation, urging politicians to conduct themselves in a peaceful manner in this year’s general elections starting from next week.

Abdulsalami, who said African countries are usually tension soaked because of …

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