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Senate wants national monument named after former President Shagari

The Senate on Thursday urged the Federal Government to immortalise the second Republic President, Alhaji Shehu Aliyu Shagari, by naming a national monument after him.

INEC ban: APC consulting lawyers for response on Zamfara

The All Progressives Congress is consulting its lawyers in its legal department to file a reaction on the eligibility of its candidates to run in Zamfara state in the 2019 election.

INEC bans APC from fielding candidates in Zamfara

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has informed the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, that it will not be allowed to field candidates for elective positions in Zamfara state in the 2019 elections.

Abdulaziz Yari: Zamfara APC primaries conclusive

Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara on Monday claimed that all primary elections of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the 2019 general elections have been concluded in the state.
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State

Abdulaziz Yari speaks on Zamfara APC controversial primaries

Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara on Monday claimed that all primary elections of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the 2019 general elections have been concluded in the state.

Pius Anyim meets Muhammadu Buhari behind closed doors

Mr Pius Anyim, former Secretary to the Government of the Federation under PDP’s administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, on Friday held a closed door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari.
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State

2019: Governor Yari seeks Zamfara West senatorial seat

Governor Abdul’aziz Yari has declared his intention to contest for Zamfara West senatorial seat ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Foundation raises N91 million for vulnerable persons in Zamfara

Anka Emirate Foundation in Zamfara on Saturday realised N91 million for education and empowerment programmes for orphans, less privileged,

2019: I will do contest if President Buhari refuses to go for second term...

A former Governor of Zamfara State, Senator Ahmed Sani Yerima, has declared that he would contest the 2019 Presidential election if President Muhammadu Buhari declines to seek a re-election.

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Police officer, 8 others killed in Rivers

At least nine persons including a police officer, have been reportedly killed by gunmen at different locations in three local government areas of Rivers State.

Election postponement: APC manipulating INEC to rig polls – Senator Jang

Former Governor of Plateau State and Senator representing Plateau North, Dr Jonah David Jang, has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of manipulating the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to enable them rig the rescheduled Presidential and National Assembly Elections.

Labour Party candidate receives postponement news with mix feeling

The Labour Party governorship candidate in Kwara state, Issa Aremu, has said the postponement of the general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), was accompanied with mixed feelings.
The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has ruled out political influence in the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections earlier scheduled to hold on February 16 and March 2, 2019.

INEC rules out political influence in election postponement

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has ruled out political influence in the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections earlier scheduled to hold on February 16 and March 2, 2019.
Adams Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole: Nobody had clue elections won’t go on

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has condemned the postponement of the general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission.