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Bauchi: Tribunal fixes Monday for pre-hearing conference into petitions

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Bauchi State has fixed Monday, for its inaugural and commencement of pre-hearing conference into petitions filed before it.

Tribunal dismisses petition challenging re-election of Speaker Dogara

The Governorship, National and State Assembly Election Petition Tribunal in Bauchi State, on Friday dismissed a petition filed by Dalhatu Abdulkadir of the All Progressives Congress (APC), challenging the reelection of the Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
United Nation’s Children Fund (UNICEF)

UNICEF: 2.1 billion people live without safe water globally

It has been observed that 2.1 billion people live without safe water globally while one in four Primary Schools have no drinking water sources using unprotected sources of water.
There was drama on Saturday at a polling unit in Bauchi State where the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is conducting a supplementary election.

Supplementary poll hitch-free in Bauchi

Reports across the 15 local government areas of Bauchi where supplementary elections are being conducted indicate hitch-free exercise, with impressive turnout of voters, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has reported.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the results of 16 constituencies and declared one inconclusive in the Bayelsa Assembly poll held on Saturday.

Bauchi elections: INEC releases details of rerun poll

The Residents Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Bauchi state, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi, has said that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) would conduct a rerun governorship election in 15 affected local government areas Saturday, saying election would not hold in Tafawa Balewa local government, pending the decision of the Court.
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Elections: APC, PDP, seven other parties to constitute 9th House of Reps

Going by the official list of members-elect for the 9th House of Representatives assembly, a total of nine political parties will have representatives in the chamber.
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Elections: Low turnout of voters in Bauchi

There was low turnout of voters in Bauchi state as accreditation and voting process took off simultaneously in Saturday’s Governorship and State House of Assembly election amidst tight security.
Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and his wife were among voters that voted at their polling unit in Gwarangah Primary School in Bogoro local government area of the state.

Bauchi elections: Yakubu Dogara blames voter apathy on perception that votes don’t count

Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and his wife were among voters that voted at their polling unit in Gwarangah Primary School in Bogoro local government area of the state.

Bauchi APC calls for fresh National Assembly election in Dass/Tafawa Balewa/Bogoro federal constituency

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Media and Publicity Campaign organisation of Governor Mohammed Abubakar and President Muhammadu Buhari in Bauchi state have rejected the results of the just concluded National Assembly election into the House of Representatives in Dass, Tafawa Balewa and Bogoro federal constituency.

APC leads in announced National Assembly results

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released results of 118 National Assembly seats out of the 469.
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APC loses National Assembly seat to PRP in Bauchi

The ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in Bauchi State has lost another seat in the National Assembly to the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP).

Yakubu Dogara dedicates victory to God, constituents

Yakubu Dogara, Speaker of the House of Representatives, has dedicated his victory to God and the people of Bogoro, Dass and Tafawa Balewa Federal Constituency.
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President Buhari defeats Atiku Abubakar in Bauchi

President Muhamadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress has won the presidential election in Bauchi State.

Yakubu Dogara: Why my re-election is significant

Mr Yakubu Dogara, Speaker, House of Representatives, says with his victory in the just-concluded National Assembly election in Bogoro/Dass/Tafawa Balewa Federal Constituency history had been made in Nigeria by breaking a jinx that has plagued the House of Representatives since 1st Assembly as no presiding officer (both Speaker & Deputy Speaker) has ever been re-elected to the House.

Yakubu Dogara wins fourth term in Bauchi

House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was on Sunday declared winner of Dass, Tafawa Balewa and Bogoro Federal Constituency Bauchi.
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Election: Card reader rejects Speaker Dogara’s fingerprint

The Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has lamented that the card reader rejected his finger print when he came out to cast his vote in Saturday’s election.

Bauchi APC deputy campaign director dumps party

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Bauchi State, Honourable Lura Musulmi, has renounced his membership of the party just a few days to the February 23rd presidential/National Assembly elections.

Mixed reactions over election postponement in Bauchi

The postponement of the general election, which was to start with the Presidential and National Assembly polls on Saturday as announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was greeted by residents in Bauchi with mixed reactions.

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