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PDP: Election deferral confirms our fear of attempted rigging

State chairman of PDP in Adamawa State, Mr. Tahir Shehu, said the party has been vindicated for what it had said before about possible election rigging.
Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP publicity secretary

PDP: President Buhari’s last minute campaign full of fabrications, false figures

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech on Thursday as a last gasp of a drowning administration, laced with fabrications and false performances claims, characteristic of a failed leader, who has been rejected by the people.
Gboyega Oyetola

Osun election: Governor Oyetola closes defence at tribunal

Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun on Tuesday closed his defence before the Osun Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, sitting at FCT High Court, Apo, Abuja.

Governor Ortom: Benue people will resist election rigging

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue says the state will resist any attempt to rig the 2019 general elections in the area.

Olusegun Obasanjo: Wages of the old soldier’s rage

At this rate, President Muhammadu Buhari may beat former military President General Ibrahim Babangida to the record of collecting the most abusive letters from a former president.

INEC: Election victory by wide margins no longer possible

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, says technology has been able to prevent rigging such that no political party can win an election by a wide margin as was the case in the past.
Atiku Abubakar

Elections: Atiku Abubakar charges Osun voters to resist rigging

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has told voters in Osun State to resist any attempt by politicians to rig elections in their state.
Governor of Benue State Samuel Ortom

Governor Ortom: No room for rigging in Benue

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has assured residents of the state that there would be no room for rigging and manipulation of votes in the forthcoming elections.
Martin Fayulu, the joint opposition presidential candidate in Democratic Republic of Congo, speaks during an interview with Reuters in the capital Kinshasa, December 20, 2018.REUTERS-Baz Ratner-File Photo

Congo opposition leader Martin Fayulu takes clear lead for Sunday election

Opposition candidate Martin Fayulu is the clear favourite to win Democratic Republic of Congo’s long-delayed election on Sunday, a poll showed on Friday, though the outcome remains uncertain after voting was cancelled in several opposition strongholds.
Kola Ologbondiyan

PDP: Muhammadu Buhari not preparing for election, interested only in rigging

Barely 60 days to the 2019 general elections, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday pointed out that President Muhammadu Buhari is not prepared for the election, but only interested in rigging.

Uche Nwosu: No amount of blackmail can stop my support for Muhammadu Buhari

The governorship candidate of the Action Alliance (AA), Uche Nwosu, has restated that no amount of cheap blackmail will dissuade him and his followers from supporting President Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection.
President Muhammadu Buhari has finally reacted to reports that he had been cloned.

CNPP accuses ‘cabal’ of using Muhammadu Buhari to frustrate electoral bill

The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has warned that the negative impact of not assenting to amendments to Nigeria’s Electoral Act as contained in the Electoral Act Amendment Bill (2018) before next year’s general elections will endanger the deepening of the country’s democracy.

PDP: Why Muhammadu Buhari refused to sign Electoral Act

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has revealed why President Muhammadu Buhari refused to assent the Electoral Act.
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PDP: APC school feeding programme a fraud

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressive Congress (APC) of use its school feeding programme as a conduit for fraud and asked Nigerians to vote out the ruling party in the next general election and return Nigeria to her winning ways.
The Police Command in Sokoto State on Monday said the just-concluded launching of the North-West campaign rally by the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, held in Sokoto was hitch-free.

Goodluck Jonathan: Vote PDP so that we can all have food to eat

The Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has promised that if elected, he will bring to bear his diverse experiences to tackle unemployment, insecurity and other challenges facing the nation.
Governor of Benue State Samuel Ortom

Samuel Ortom: Benue voters will resist rigging, intimidation

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue has said that the people of the state have resolved to “resist any form of intimidation and rigging during the 2019 general elections”.

Abdulfatah Ahmed withdraws from Kwara South senatorial race

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has withdrawn from the senatorial race in the 2019 general elections.
High Court Of The Federal Capital Territory Apo - FCT

Ekiti governorship election free, fair – Witness tells tribunal

The Ekiti State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has been told that the July 14, 2018 election was free, fair and credible by all standards.

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Kebbi APC: We accept elections postponement in good faith

The All Progressive Congress in Kebbi State said it accepted the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections in good faith.

11 killed as suicide bombers, gunman attack worshippers in Maiduguri

Eleven persons have died in an early morning suicide attack on Muslim worshippers in Maiduguri, Borno State.

INEC: There were attempts to sabotage our efforts

Mahmood Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says there were attempts to sabotage the commission during preparations for the elections.

Nigeria Referees Association suspends 18 referees

The Nigeria Referees Association, NRA, has suspended 18 referees from officiating matches in the ongoing 2019 Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL.

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