Category Archives: Nigerian News

INEC to provide Braille, glasses for visually challenged during elections in Bauchi

INEC to provide Braille, glasses for visually challenged during elections in Bauchi The Independent National Electoral Commission in Bauchi State said on Friday that it would provide Braille and magnifying glasses for visually-challenged persons during the forthcoming elections. The Resident Electoral Commissioner in charge of the state, Ibrahim Abdullahi, said this in Bauchi during a… Read More »

APC in United States decries Atiku’s visit, says it’s a mockery of Presidential Proclamation 7750

APC in United States decries Atiku’s visit, says it’s a mockery of Presidential Proclamation 7750 All Progressive Congress, USA Chapter, has described the entry of Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate, Abubakar Atiku’s entry into the U.S., as “a mockery of the country’s stand” against foreign officials involved with corruption. The group said this in a… Read More »

Show evidence I benefitted from N156m slush fund, Atiku tells FG

Show evidence I benefitted from N156m slush fund, Atiku tells FG The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar has challenged the Federal Government to show evidence that he benefitted from the N156m slush fund that allegedly led to the collapse of the defunct Platinum Habib Bank. Atiku made this challenge in a… Read More »

2019 elections: Be at polling units by 6am, Umahi directs party supporters

2019 elections: Be at polling units by 6am, Umahi directs party supporters Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has directed the state’s Peoples Democratic Party supporters to move to their polling units on election days by 6am, to prevent possible electoral malpractices. Umahi gave the directive on Friday at Ikwo Local Government Area during the… Read More »

APC putting Buhari under undue pressure – Secondus

APC putting Buhari under undue pressure – Secondus The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Uche Secondus, has called on the All Progressives Congress and members of what he described as a cabal in the Presidency, not to kill President Muhammadu Buhari with undue pressure. He said that for selfish reasons, those he… Read More »

Ekiti Assembly impeaches Deputy Speaker again

Ekiti Assembly impeaches Deputy Speaker again Ekiti State House of Assembly on Thursday removed the Deputy Speaker, Mr. Segun Adewumi, for alleged gross misconduct. Adewumi, (Ekiti West Constituency I) in the assembly was elected on June 6, 2015 as the number two man in the Assembly. He was removed in 2018 by pro-Ayodele Fayose lawmakers… Read More »

Buhari’s performance at town hall meeting a comedy show, says Atiku

Buhari’s performance at town hall meeting a comedy show, says Atiku The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has described the performance of President Muhammadu Buhari at Wednesday night’s town hall meeting as “a comedy show.” In a statement sent to our correspondent on Thursday, Atiku’s media aide, Phrank Shuaibu, said the… Read More »

2019 elections: Nigerians will only accept openness, adherence to rules —Dogara

2019 elections: Nigerians will only accept openness, adherence to rules —Dogara The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has warned that Nigerians would accept nothing short of openness and strict adherence to extant Laws in the conduct of the 2019 elections from the Independent National Electoral Commission and the Police in the coming elections.… Read More »

We’re not aware Atiku travelled to U.S., say Phrank Shaibu, Paul Ibe

We’re not aware Atiku travelled to U.S., say Phrank Shaibu, Paul Ibe Mr. Paul Ibe and Mr. Phrank Shaibu who are media aides of the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday said they were not aware that Atiku had travelled to the United States. Some online media have reported that Atiku… Read More »