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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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Over 1,000 buildings in Lagos Island are weak for human habitation

The national president, Building Collapse Prevention Guild (BCPG), Kunle Awobodu has said there are over 1,000 buildings unfit for human habitation in Lagos Island. Awobodu speaking in an interview with NAN, said his group had brought such distressed buildings to the notice of the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) for demolition. He was reacting Read more

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Reps member Olatoye shot dead as election violence rocks Ibadan

A member of the House of Representatives, from Lagelu/Akinyele Federal Constituency of Oyo State, Temitope Olatoye has been shot dead. Olatoye, popularly known as Sugar, was shot dead on Saturday by unidentified gunmen after the Governorship and State House of Assembly elections in Ibadan. He was rushed to the Accident and Emergency Centre of the Read more

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BREAKING: INEC cancels election in 3 Benue LGAs

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has rescheduled the Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Gwer, Gboko and Tarka Local Government Areas of Benue State. Dr Nentawe Yilwatda, the INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, who confirmed this to newsmen on Saturday in Makurdi, however, did not say when the polls would hold. Read more

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Tinubu: Lagosians are saying ‘O to’pe,’ not ‘O to gee’

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has said that the trending campaign slogan of ‘O to gee‘(enough is enough) employed by Kwara State residents as their 2019 general elections slogan, is different from ‘O to’pe’ (it is praise-worthy) which subsists in Lagos. Tinubu made the comment during an interactive session with the Read more