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Ogun 2019: Real reason Dapo Abiodun is very confident Gov Amosun will campaign for him against Akinlade

Ogun State gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has expressed optimism to his supporters that incumbent Governor Ibikunle Amosun will end up backing him to become the next Governor of the state. The billionaire oil mogul reportedly made the assertion at a political meeting earlier on Tuesday, December 11, 2018. This assertion is Read more

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Ogun: Dapo Abiodun promises 50% IGR increment within first year in office, to strengthen LG

Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Dapo Abiodun, in Ogun State Tuesday, has promised that the internally generated revenue of the state would be geared up by 50 percent within his first year in office. The billionaire APC gubernatorial candidate stated this at a news conference during the official presentation of his manifesto Read more

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PDP kicks as EFCC insists it didn’t raid Atiku son’s apartment but Orji’s

Anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) has described the allegations that its operatives on Monday raided the Abuja home of Atiku Abubakar’s sons, as pure lies. The EFCC said in a series of tweets that detectives only searched the house where the son of a former Governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji, Read more

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Ogun PDP Crisis deepens as Kashamu, Adebutu launch separate governorship campaigns

There seem to be no end in sight for the crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State as two key figures of the party, Senator Buruji Kashamu and Oladipupo Adebutu and their respective factions on Monday launched separate governorship campaigns for the 2019 election. Kashamu, who is recognised by the Independent National Read more

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Buhari charges African youth, says ‘war against corruption is yours to lead and win’

President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged young Africans to champion the fight against corruption, saying their involvement is critical to winning the anti-graft war in the continent. The President threw the challenge at the youth while declaring open the 2018 Africa Youth Congress Against Corruption (AYCAC) at the presidential villa, Abuja, the nation’s capital. Buahari said Read more

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2019: Okorocha declares APC has no governorship candidate in Imo, insists Uzodimma emergence fraud

Rochas Okorocha, Governor of Imo State, has maintained that as far as he is concerned, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), does not have a governorship candidate in the state ahead of the 2019 general election. The governor reiterated this yesterday in a statement made through the state Commissioner of Information, Patrick Chidiebere, in Owerri, Read more

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REVEALED! Buhari won 75% of 13.5m votes casted by Nigerians without PVC in 2015

According to data from the Independent and National Electoral Commission (INEC), at least 13.5 million Nigerians were discovered to have voted manually in the 2015 presidential election. The analysis of the data revealed that 75 percent of votes cast without PVC were in states won by the then candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Read more

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Omo-Agege says Buhari would have breached ECOWAS protocol signing Electoral Bill

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege (Delta Central) said the ECOWAS Protocol on Democracy and Good Governance forbids President Muhammadu Buhari from signing the Electoral Bill. The All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmaker gave this insight in a phone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday night. Article 2 of the protocol forbids member Read more

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Buhari willing to plunge Nigeria into crisis on refusal to sign electoral bill – CUPP

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari is willing to plunge the country into crisis by refusing to sign the electoral amendment bill into law. The president had in a letter sent to the National assembly said signing the bill into law could “create uncertainty and confusion during the forthcoming Read more