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EFCC rests case against Onnoghen at NJC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has rested its case of alleged misconduct against the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, at the National Judicial Council, The PUNCH NG reports. Information gathered from multiple sources conversant with the proceedings of the five-man investigation panel of the NJC showed that the EFCC rested its case Read more

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Trump gets ‘complete exoneration’ after Mueller finds no collusion

US President Donald Trump declared Sunday that he had been completely exonerated after his campaign was cleared of colluding with Russia in the 2016 election, in a major boost for his re-election hopes. The long-awaited final report of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Moscow’s election meddling concluded that no member or associate of the Read more

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Ganduje wins Kano guber poll

The returning officer for the Kano governorship election, Bello Shehu late Sunday night declared Abdullahi Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the 2019 governorship election in the state. The results of a combination of March 9 and 23 elections show All Progressives Congress as garnering 1,033,695, while Abba Yusuf of the Peoples Read more

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Wanted! EFCC begins desperate search for ex-NIA DG, wife over alleged money laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)  on Sunday declared former Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayodele Oke and his wife, Folashade wanted. Oke and his wife have been dragged to court on a four-count charge bordering on money laundering offence to the tune of N13 billion. The anti-graft agency had filed the Read more

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Re-run poll- Governor Lalong of Plateau state re-elected

Incumbent Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau, the gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Plateau, has been declared the winner of the rerun gubernatorial election in the State. Lalong gathered 595,582 votes to win, with his closest rival, Jeremiah Useni, a retired Army General who was the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party Read more

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Supplementary Poll: Tambuwal maintains lead in Sokoto

Governor Aminu Tambuwal maintains the lead in the Sokoto governorship election has with 2057 votes as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) resumes the collation of governorship supplementary election results at 9 a.m today. Only the result of 35 polling units in Kebbe LGA remain to be added. The State’s Chief Collation/ Returning Officer, Prof. Read more

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Discouraging Atiku from challenging Buhari’s victory in court is evil – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said only those with evil minds are opposed to the decision of Atiku Abubakar to seek legal redress over the outcome of the presidential election. Atiku, who contested under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), lost to President Muhammadu Buhari in the February 23 presidential election. Obasanjo, speaking Read more

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2019 Election News

Supplementary Poll: Ganduje leads in Kano

Results gathered so far from polling units in 18 local government areas where supplementary elections were held Saturday, incumbent Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has succeeded in reducing the 26,655 vote difference between him and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Abba Kabir-Yusuf. Ganduje appeared set to overtake Kabir-Yusuf following the Read more