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2019: INEC deploys website technology for electorates, candidates – REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has deployed a website technology to ease its dealings with electorate, candidates, political parties and other stakeholders in the electoral process.

2019: Analysts urge politicians not to lose focus on governance

Some political analysts on Friday urged elected persons not to lose focus on governance as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) released timetable for 2019 general elections.

INEC releases timetable for 2019 general elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the timetable and schedules of activities for the 2019 general elections.

Father Mbaka and the voice of God

Prophecies and predictions by Christian pastors often mark the end of a year and the beginning of another in Nigeria…egged on by the media, looking for juicy material for their overtly religious and superstitious readers, these pastors sometimes overreach themselves as they dish out prophecies as if they were some kind of annual merchandise.

Kenya police ordered to investigate election officials

Kenya’s chief prosecutor has ordered the police and anti-corruption agency to investigate the country’s election commission for alleged “irregularities and illegalities” in the conduct of August’s annulled presidential poll.

African leaders canvass peaceful presidential rerun in Kenya

Six former African presidents, including Nigeria’s Olusegun Obasanjo, have urged the international community as well as local actors to help ensure that the coming presidential rerun election in Kenya is peaceful and credible.

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Ebonyi Assembly suspends lawmaker over gross misconduct

The Ebonyi State House of Assembly, Tuesday suspended a female lawmaker who is also the member representing Afikpo North East state constituency in the Assembly for gross misconduct.

Leather industry can create 700, 000 jobs – Ogbonnaya Onu

Nigeria can generate over 700, 000 jobs from the leather industry, Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, said on Tuesday in Sokoto.

2019 elections threatened with proliferation of firearms in Nigeria – Abdulrahman Dambazau

The Federal Government has raised the alarm that unless urgent steps are taken to mop up firearms and ammunition in the country, the conduct of 2019 general elections would be threatened by conflicts.

NACDC nabs man for allegedly charging N12,000 to register candidates for UTME

The National Security and Civil Defence Corps on Tuesday announced the arrest of a fraudster allegedly collecting N12,000 to register candidates for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination in Lagos.

EFCC arrests staff, girlfriend over casefile theft.

Mr. Aliyu Ado Aliyu, the EFCC Zonal Head in Maiduguri who disclosed this to newsmen at a press briefing on Tuesday in Maiduguri said the trio are currently at the EFCC detention facility awaiting completion of investigation before prosecution.

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Delta govt invites Avengers for dialogue over threat to resume bombing

Deputy Governor of Delta State and Chairman, Delta State Advocacy Committee Against Vandalism of Oil and Gas Facilities, Mr. Kingsley Otuaro, has appealed to the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, to sheathe their swords and come to the dialogue table.

Immunity won’t save ex-Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont from arrest – Spain prosecutors

Catalonia’s ex-leader Carles Puigdemont, currently exiled in Brussels after a failed independence bid, faces arrest if he returns home despite having parliamentary immunity, Spanish prosecutors said Saturday.

Four states seek action on oil exploration in Sokoto basin

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State said his administration will support the federal government in ensuring success of exploration activities in the Sokoto Basin.

Ortom: Benue anti-grazing law protects herdsmen too

The Governor of Benue, Samuel Ortom, has warned citizens against cattle rustling and attacks on Fulani herdsmen in the state.

Congo forces accused of targeting UN officials during deadly protests

The United Nations on Tuesday accused Congolese security agents of targeting its during a violence that broke out during a protest on Sunday, Spokesperson Ravina Shamdasani told a briefing in Geneva on Tuesday.