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Rivers soot: APC knocks Governor Wike for accusing federal government of negligence

Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as most despicable and disheartening that Governor Nyesom Ezebunwo Wike could use the visit of a delegation of an international body like the United Nations (UN) to degenerate and lampoon the APC led Federal Government as being behind the black soot currently ravaging the State.

Governor Wike to commission 34 projects to mark 3rd anniversary

The Rivers State government said on Friday it had earmarked 34 projects for the inauguration to mark Gov. Nyesom Wike’s 3rd-anniversary celebration.

Nigerians in UK rally support for President Buhari

Some Nigerians on Friday converged in front of the Nigerian High Commission in London, rallying in Support of President Muhammadu Buhari.

2019: Two million-man-match for former Governor Bafarawa

Some groups in Kaduna have resolved to organise a two-million-man-match to the convince former Sokoto State governor, Attahiru Bafarawa to join the 2019 presidential race.

2019: PDP hints at merger with other groups to defeat APC

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) said it was consulting various interest groups and political stakeholders for synergy to enable it regain power in 2019 elections.

PDP: Nigerian youths are not lazy

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that Nigerian youths, by their demonstrated industry, cannot in any way be described as lazy.

Uche Secondus: PDP working with ex-presidents to rescue Nigeria from APC

The national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, says it is consulting various interest groups and political stakeholders for synergy to regain power in 2019 elections.

Governor Umahi declares public holiday for voters registration

The Governor of Ebonyi, Dave Umahi, has declared Friday as a public holiday for civil servants to obtain their permanent voter cards (PVC) ahead of the 2019 elections.

Ekiti guber: APC aspirants call for free, fair primary election

Aspirants for governorship election on the ‎platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti, on Thursday appealed to the leadership of the party to conduct a free, fair and credible primary.

INEC prepares for hitch-free governorship elections in Ekiti, Osun – official

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it is preparing to ensure a hitch-free governorship elections in Ekiti and Osun States, scheduled for July and September respectively.

2019: PDP broadens consultations to challenge APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the party has stepped up consultations with a broader spectrum of stakeholders from diverse political leanings.

Stop de-marketing Nigeria and its people – Governor Fayose tells President Buhari

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has called on youths in Nigeria to show President Muhammadu Buhari that they were not lazy and uneducated by voting against him in 2019, saying; “it is painful that the President could describe youths in Nigeria that are daily struggling to make a living under a harsh economy as lazy people.”

SDP condemns Senate invasion, says action threat to democracy

The Social Democratic Party, SDP, has condemned last Wednesday’s invasion of the National Assembly, by some political thugs, describing the action a great threat to democracy.

Ekiti government empowers 66 unemployed youth with N7 million tools

The Ekiti State Government on Thursday distributed job starter tools worth N7 million to 66 youth in the state under its Youth Empowerment and Social Support Operation, (YESSO).

Ekiti poll: REC alleges threat to life

The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Ekiti, Prof. Abdulganiyu Raji, on Thursday alleged a threat to his life by unknown persons.

Senator Omo-Agege secures court order preventing Police, DSS from arresting him

A high court sitting in Abuja has granted Ovie Omo-Agege, senator representing Delta central, an interim order restraining the police, Department of Sate Services (DSS) and other law enforcement bodies from arresting him.

Nigeria youths are not lazy – PDP tells President Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party has replied President Muhammadu Buhari, stating that Nigerian youths, by their demonstrated industry, cannot in any way be described by anybody as lazy.

Group accuses political parties of complicity in underage voting

A consortium of Civil Society Organizations, under the auspices of Independent Service Delivery Monitoring Group (ISDMG), have accused the leadership of Nigerian political parties of complicity in alleged underage voting during elections in the country.

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