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Polls postponement another opportunity for INEC to enlist Rivers APC in ballot – chieftain

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has said that the postponement of the presidential and National Assembly elections nationwide should present the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) another opportunity to enlist the party on the ballot paper.

Shock, disappointment trail election postponement

Many Nigerians have reacted over the postponement of the presidential and National Assembly (NASS) elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). While some have expressed shock and disappointment, others see it as a welcome development that will enable the electoral umpire conduct proper elections. Yet others see it as a distraction and a way of discouraging people from voting.
President Buhari visits the Train the Trainer Course organised by the Election Planning and Monitoring directorate of the APC Presidential Campaign Council in Abuja on 28th Jan 2019-4

President Buhari is common man’s candidate – activist

A social political activist, Mr Edward Nikagbatse-Oki, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari, who is the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the 2019 general election, is the common man’s candidate.
Drake

2019 Grammys: the complete list of winners

It was a strong year for women in general, with Cardi B becoming the first solo woman to win Best Rap Album, and Brandi Carlile winning three in the Americana categories.

Court frees Senator Ladoja in N4.7 billion fraud case

Former Oyo State Governor, Chief Rashidi Ladoja, who has been on trial for the past 12 years for an alleged N4.7 billion fraud, has been set free.

Itse Sagay: Yinka Odumakin brings bad luck to anyone he supports

Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), has described Yinka Odumakin, National Publicity Secretary of Afenifere as a ‘human jackal’ and a morally bankrupt character whose action is motivated by desire for money and brings bad luck to anyone he supports.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday confessed that it is a herculean task fighting corruption in a nation like Nigeria.

PDP lawmakers join APC as President Buhari campaigns in Ekiti

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday confessed that it is a herculean task fighting corruption in a nation like Nigeria.
Victor Umeh

Senator Umeh refutes alleged N26 million misappropriation

The senator representing Anambra Central District and candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), in Feb. 16 poll, Chief Victor Umeh, has dismissed alleged misappropriation of N26 million belonging to the 109 electoral wards in the Senatorial district.

PACAC: President Buhari administration not a safe haven for looters

Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, Executive Secretary, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is not a safe haven for people with stolen money or looted assets.
Kim Bok-dong, who died on Monday at a hospital in the South Korean capital of Seoul, was a fixture at weekly protests outside the Japanese embassy calling for a sincere apology and compensation [Kim Hong-Ji-Reuters]

South Korean ‘comfort women’ activist passes on in Seoul

At 93, Kim Bok-dong died as she had lived for many years: at the heart of the controversy over Japan's use of forced labour in its wartime brothels.
Magnus Abe

NDDC Board dissolution: Senator Abe blames Rotimi Amaechi for Derek Mene’s sack

The Senator representing Rivers South-East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Magnus Abe, has insisted that the struggle to enthrone equal rights and justice among members of the APC in Rivers State will continue no matter the threat and intimidation.
Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP publicity secretary

PDP: President Buhari planning to bribe over ‘impeachment’

Nigeria’s opposition People’s Democratic Party on Sunday alleged that the ruling All Progressives Congress and President Muhammadu Buhari are making moves to bribe senators to gain immunity over “constitutional breaches and gross misconduct.”

Apostle Adenuga: Stealing pants for rituals shameful

The founder, Faith Revival Apostolic Church (FRAC), Apostle Paul Adenuga, has described the stealing of female pants to make quick money as very shameful.
President Muhammadu Buhari has warned that he would not be cowed to abandon the corruption war as steps have already been taken to insulate already recovered assets from looters-2

PDP: President Buhari, APC renting crowd at rallies

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organization (PPCO) has accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, and its presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, of renting crowd at its rallies to create a ‘false’ impression that he still commands followership in the country.

Election: Lack of funds affecting parties’ campaigns – ADP candidate

The Action Democratic Party (ADP) governorship candidate for Abia State, Okey Udo, says lack of fund is a major challenge confronting political parties in their campaigns ahead of the general elections.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, arrested Anu Ojo Olakonori, a self-acclaimed Pastor and founder of Angel on Guard Ministries for alleged N27.9 million fraud.

EFCC nabs ‘pastor’ for alleged N27.9 million fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, arrested Anu Ojo Olakonori, a self-acclaimed Pastor and founder of Angel on Guard Ministries for alleged N27.9 million fraud.
Fredrick Nwabufo

Why money is not flowing like Ikogosi springs this campaign season

I am sure you have noticed that “money is not flowing” this season as it did in 2015 when there was a blizzard of dollars.
Lagos State University - LASU

LASU suspends remittance of check-off dues to ASUU

Management of the Lagos State University has suspended the remittance of check-off dues of members of Academic Staff Union (ASUU) of the university.

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Commissioner: Police committed to peaceful elections in Edo

Ahead of Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections, the Edo State Police Command has restated its commitment to peaceful election in the state.

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