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There are plans to replace the card reader in the conduct of elections in the country, the Executive Vice Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI), Mohammed Sani Haruna, has said.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday announced that the rerun election for the Anambra South Senatorial district will hold on 13 January, 2018.
The Federal Government has approved a fresh budget support loan facility for 35 states across the country.
The Senate has rejected Ahmed Mahmud, whom President Muhammadu Buhari nominated as resident electoral commissioner, representing Zamfara state on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Although the governorship election in Anambra State has been won and lost, a preliminary report just released by the Nigerian Bar Association Election Working Group (NBA-EWG) claimed that money freely exchanged hands to buy over voters during the election.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the success of Anambra Governorship election has sounded the death knell of secessionist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has denied knowledge of a presidential ambition by its National Caretaker Committee, NCC, Chairman, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, contrary to insinuations by some chieftains of the party.
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the Federal Government, under President Muhammadu Buhari, was in no way distracted by the politics of 2019.
The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday declared that the party would follow the normal democratic process in choosing its flagbearer in the 2019 Presidential Election.
Re-elected governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, has received his certificate of return from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, following his victory in the Saturday’s governorship poll.
The Action Democratic Party has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission to take over the conduct of local government election across states of the federation.
Chief Ifeatu Obi-Okoye, National Publicity Secretary, All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has attributed the flawless conduct of the Nov. 18 Governorship Election in Anambra to President Mohammadu Buhari’s quest to build enduring institutions.
Ahead of the 2019 general elections, President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday promised to give Nigeria free and fair elections, no matter which way the results swing.
Prof. Sunday Ochoche, the Executive Director of Victims Support Fund (VSF), on Thursday, said the fund would spend N400 million to reconstruct seven schools destroyed by insurgents in Adamawa.
The Acting Chairman of the Federal Civil Service Commission, Joseph Akande, said that former pension boss, Abdulrasheed Maina, was sacked for dereliction of duty.
English Premier League side Stoke City have shown interest to sign Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, from Chinese Super League club Changchun Yatai.
Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State on Thursday in Lafia handed over a modern rice processing plant to rice millers so as to boost rice production in the state.
Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno has called for proactive measures to mitigate the effects of food insecurity caused by Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East.
The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 82 Div. Nigerian Army, Enugu, Maj.-Gen. Adamu Abubakar, on Wednesday urged media practitioners to be objective in carrying out their professional duties.
The Niger Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), collected N2.1 billion revenue from January to October, the area comptroller, Benjamin Binga, has said.
A 45-year-old unemployed man, Godwin Onyelanesi, who allegedly abandoned his wife and new-born twins in a hospital, on Thursday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates Court.
Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday warned aspirants to the chairmanship position of the party to stop unwarranted attacks on the leadership.
Africa should move beyond aid handouts that have failed to bring growth and prosperity and move to an era of mutual respect with Western countries, President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana has said.