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[See Full List]-Rivers, Zamfara missing as INEC releases final list of governorship candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has released the final list of governorship candidates ahead of the 2019 general election. In the list released on Thursday, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has no candidate for both Rivers and Zamfara states. The list was signed by INEC Secretary, Rose Oriaran-Anthony. The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Read more

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Buhari takes Next Level campaigns to Ebonyi, vows to sustain war against corruption

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Feb. 16 presidential election, President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to sustain the ongoing war against corruption if re-elected. Buhari made the promise while addressing a crowd of APC supporters who thronged the Pa Oruta Ngele Township Stadium in Abakaliki on Wednesday for the APC Read more

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The Candidates: I am the most investigated politician in Nigeria – Atiku

Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has said he is ‘the most investigated politician in Nigeria,’ noting that, up until now, no one has convicted him of any crime. He added that even ex-President Obasanjo investigated him, but came up with nothing. Atiku spoke at The Candidates, a political forum Read more

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Bafarawa’s revelation – How Buhari and I rigged ANPP primaries against Okorocha in 2003

A former governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Bafarawa has made a revelation relating to how he manipulated the presidential primary of the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) against Rochas Okorocha to favour Muhammadu Buhari in 2003. Buhari who eventually got the party’s nomination lost to former President Olusegun Obasanjo in the presidential election. Bafarawa, who Read more

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Fraud: EFCC drags Babachir Lawal, Ayodele Oke to court

Anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has dragged a former Secretary to the Government of Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal,  the ex-Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayodele Oke, and his wife, Mrs Folashade Okeand to court over fraud allegations. Fraud charges were filed against the former Lawal on Wednesday at the High Read more