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Election: INEC inaugurates team to track campaign finance

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has inaugurated an inter-agency campaign finance monitoring group ahead of the general election.

INEC moves to monitor election spending

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has inaugurated a 10-member Inter-agency Campaign Finance Monitoring Group.

NCC: How to boost broadband penetration in Nigeria

In order to address the bottlenecks identified to be hindering broadband penetration at the State and Local Government levels in the country, Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) has harped on the need to harmonise Right of Way charges on State Government highways with the Federal at the cost of N145 per metre.

NCC donates 110 laptops to Kaduna school

The Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) on Monday donated 110 units of laptops to the Federal School of Statistics in Manchok, Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

Youths jostle for N17 million at NCC tennis league

The Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC), Tennis League attracted lots of youths across the country to compete for the mouth-watering N17 million cash price for the first, second, third and fourth winners.

2018 NCC Tennis League begins in Kaduna

The 2018 Nigeria Communication Commission Tennis League Cup began in Kaduna on Saturday with tennis players from across the country.

Sultan tells federal government to hold community responsible for General Idris Alkali’s disappearance

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs under the leadership of its President-General, the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, CFR, mni, has stated his displeasure on the recent plateau crisis and the disappearance of Major General Idris Alkali (rtd).
Brig.-Gen. Bulama Biu, Acting General Officer Commanding 7 Division of the Army addressing the troops

Bunu Sheriff-Musa hails military’s exploits in North East

A former minister, Ambassador Bunu Sheriff-Musa, on Wednesday hailed the exploits of the Nigerian military in the North east, saying they have rescued people in the area from annihilation by Boko Haram.

NCC: Broadband access critical for communication infrastructure policy

Prof. Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman of Nigeria Communication Commission, says broadband access is an important feature in communications infrastructure policy and should be treated as a key economic indicator.
Leo Stan Ekeh, Chairman of Zinox Technologies Limited

Leo-Stan Ekeh: Technology can boost Nigerian economy if well utilised

Leo-Stan Ekeh, the Chairman of Zinox Group, has said that technology was the fastest way Nigeria could become one of the richest countries in the world, if it was well utilised.

Labour pickets MTN Enugu zonal office

The organised labour, on Monday, commenced picketing of the MTN Zonal office, in Enugu, which grounded all activities of the company.
Umar Garba Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission

NCC expects release of new price for data

The Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) is looking to release a new price for data, Prof. Umar Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, has said.

Expert: Nigeria’s use of Internet Protocol 4 still poor

Muhammed Rudman, the Chief Executive Officer, IXPN/Chair IPV6 Council of Nigeria, says Nigeria has used only seven per cent of Internet Protocol Version 4 and is still lagging behind in Africa.

NCC: Mast radiation not harmful to human health

A Deputy Director in Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC), Mr Philips Eretan, says that the radiation from telecommunication mast has no harmful effect on human health.

NCC develops consumer protection plans

To protect and educate telecoms consumers, the Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) has developed series of initiatives to ensure they get value for money.

Group accuses DSTV, StarTimes, others of exploiting masses

A rights group, People Against Corruption and Injustice (PACI), has protested against what it termed ‘arbitrary and exorbitant’ charges by cable TV service providers in Nigeria.

Smart cities key to building smart connections – Osinbajo

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the Acting President, said on Tuesday that smart cities initiative was key to building smart connections, inspire, empower people and deliver innovative in public services.

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Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna said he felt relieved after queuing for over four hours before casting his vote.

Elections: Governor el-Rufai wins polling unit for President Buhari, APC

Kaduna state governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, has delivered his polling unit to President Muhammadu Buhari, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

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.
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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.
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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.