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2019: INEC releases names of candidates cleared for Niger governorship

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released names of candidates for the Niger state governorship election billed for next year.
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2019: APC clears Jide Sanwo-Olu, Dapo Abiodun, Toye Cole, 21 others for governorship poll

The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress has cleared 24 governorship candidates for the 2019 election.
Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole

2019: APC NWC clears 24 governorship candidates

Following the Governorship Primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held across the country, the Party’s National Working Committee (NWC) at its meeting held on Thursday, 4th October, 2018, ratified the reports of the various Electoral Committees and adopts the under-listed as Governorship candidates of the APC for the forthcoming 2019 general elections

Niger guber: Ahmed Ibeto, Umar Nasko, Muazu Sudan pick PDP nomination forms

The stage is now set for a battle royale for the ticket of who becomes the standard-bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 governorship election in Niger State following the collection of nomination forms by three of the five aspirants.
Umar Nasko

Umar Nasko joins Niger governorship race

After weeks of speculations, the Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate in the 2015 governorship election in Niger State, Alhaji Umar Mohammed Nasko, has joined the 2019 governorship race.

2019: Governor Sani-Bello declares for second term

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has formally declared his intention to seek for second term in office.

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Governor Ayade excited over conduct of elections, voter turnout

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State yesterday in Obudu LGA(his home town) said he is satisfied with conduct of the just concluded Saturday Presidential and National Assembly elections, describing the exercise and turnout as both peaceful and massive.

Violence: INEC to reschedule elections in Rivers, Lagos, Anambra

The Independent National Electoral Commission, on Saturday, said that it would reschedule elections in some parts of Rivers, Anambra and Lagos States where there were cases of violence and ballot box snatching.
Buhari Muhammadu

PDP agent disappears as President Buhari wins polling unit with 523 votes

The agent of the Peoples Democratic Party assigned to President Muhammadu Buhari’s polling unit 003, Kofar Baru III (A and B) Daura, Katsina State, disappeared from the unit shortly before the commencement of the counting of votes.
Arsene Wenger

PSG denies holding talks with Arsene Wenger

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has insisted that Arsene Wenger is not in the running to be appointed as the club’s new sporting director.

Election: Police arrest four in Lagos

The police in Lagos have arrested four persons in connection with the disruption of voting and destruction of voting materials in Okota, Okota in Oshodi/Isolo council area of Lagos State.